Whitney Karner

172 Flips | 9 Magazines | 11 Following | 16 Followers | @w_karner | Keep up with Whitney Karner on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Whitney Karner”

The 17 Lesser-Known Cities You Should Visit To See Street Art

Various street art festivals and creative organizations are luring international art stars to the walls of lesser-known cities.<p>London. Berlin. Paris. New York. These are the cities oft ballyhooed for their vibrant walls and eclectic outdoor art. They are the major cultural hubs that attract stars …

Street Art

Meet the women of Australia's street art scene

Though its reputation as a "boys club" persists, street artists who happen to be female — many shun the "female artist" trope — are claiming their …

Learning These 26 Useful Things Now Will Change The Rest Of Your Life

<i>You forgot to set your wake-up alarm. As you slowly come to consciousness, you begin to panic as you realize that you’re going to be extremely late</i> …

Productivity

New England Fall Foliage: The Best State by State

Every fall, New England rolls out a foliage carpet dressed in blazing oranges and reds, yellows and purples. It's the perfect time to visit the region. Early October is prime leaf-peeping time for the northern states, while the southern half's season stretches into late October.<p>Every fall, New …

New England

19 Times Kendall Jenner And Cara Delevingne's Friendship Was So Perfect It Was Actually Painful

CaKe CaKe CaKe CaKe.

25 Things You Absolutely, Positively Have to Do in Paris

The City of Light, the City of Love, the city with a certain je ne sais quoi: There’s perhaps no place more adored on the planet, as evidenced by the millions of visitors Paris draws each year. You could spend a lifetime exploring the French capital, but whether you have a day or a year, we’ve got …

13 Amazing Hotels Under $100

Don't get us wrong—Jetsetters love a luxury stay. But we also know how to score hip digs without breaking the bank. Siobhan Reid cashes in on 13 …

The World's 10 Best Cities. Hands Down.

Whether it's a serene ancient metropolis or a bustling modern capital, a favorite city is like a great friend: they never disappoint, there's always something new to discover and no matter how much time you spend together, it's just never enough.<p>Whether it's a serene ancient metropolis or a …

San Francisco

How to Negotiate More Vacation Time (Plus the One Thing You Should NEVER Say!)

Twitter / Account Suspended

Add this Tweet to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Add this video to your website by copying the code below. Learn more<p>Hmm, there …

Temporary Street Art That’s Changing The Graffiti Game

Public space has become a playground for artists of all disciplines in the last few decades, in part due to the popular embrace of graffiti, hip-hop …

Sony's new RX1R II might be the ultimate pocket-sized camera

The RX1R II is a powerhouse of a camera<p>But what you get at this size is a true powerhouse of a camera. The RX1R II has a 42.4-megapixel, full-frame Exmor R CMOS sensor. It's also backlit, allowing for an ISO range of 100-25,600 (expandable to 50-102,400). Sony's done a number of things to the …

There Are No Roads in This Town, Just Waterways

Giethoorn, Holland is the kind of city that storybook scenes are made of. Here's why: There are no roads. Instead, the entire city is linked by a …

The USA’s top historical sights

A lot of people think of the United States as a young country with little in the way of history. Sure, the country’s only been a country since 1776, but before that there was the colonial period and before <i>that</i> there were centuries of Native American cultures. And, of course, there's its more modern …

Street Artist Hanksy Is Taking Over A 'Massive, Historic' Mansion

For one night only, Hanksy will host a show in an old Los Angeles mansion. [ more › ]

The Next Phase

Looking for a big change in retirement? Here's the 2015 list of the 25 top U.S. cities for retirement. We sifted a lot of data covering housing and other costs of living, taxes, crime rates, weather and air quality, doctor availability and opportunities for an active lifestyle, including walking, …

Street Art Fair LA: Packed with Art and Fans

The first-ever Street Art Fair LA is going down this week at Siren Studios on Orange and Santa Monica in Hollywood, probably the biggest collection of street art in Los Angeles since MoCA's acclaimed "Art in the Streets" exhibit in 2011. Over 100 artists from LA and as far as London have taken over …

The Monumental Painting That's Breaking Boundaries in Raleigh

Artist Sarah Cain is making moves in the art world with her largest on-site work yet.<p>"It’s an absolutely insane way to work that most people wouldn’t do," explains Sarah Cain of her painting practice in the week leading up to her solo exhibition, "The Imaginary Architecture of Love," on view at the …

20 Places All Americans Should See Before They Die

Consider this your checklist for some of the U.S.'s most epic sites.<p>Consider this your checklist for some of the U.S.'s most epic sites.

National Parks

19 incredible works of street art from around the world

2/<p>... like this Eduardo Kobra sighted from the High Line public walkway.<p>Nan Palmero / Flickr<p>3/<p>The city has also has plenty of culture-jamming …

Streetwear

North West Walls Street Art Project

Arne Quinze is a street artist that created a collaborative street art project mis en place un projet de street art collaboratif within the Belgian …

The Unexpected Street Art Festival Hit Fort Smith, Arkansas and Nothing Was the Same

Over the past few years, street art festivals have become more popular in major cities around the world where there is already some evidence and …

Europe's Best Street Art Uncovered

Back in the day it was considered a kind of vandalism that made cities dirtier and belittled their prestige, but today graffiti is capturing the global attention of travelers, artists and art critics and fueling a new kind of tourism.<p>There's no doubt that street art has been experiencing a cultural …

Street Art

Urban safari, a street art experiment in Paris

Julien Nonnon is a street artist with a rather special hobby, he likes to project well-dressed wild animals in the streets of Paris. Using …

How St Petersburg is creating a permanent home for street art

Photograph: Aaron M Renn<p>The decomissioned boiler house is used for temporary exhibits, such as the Toy Group’s ‘flyers’.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/9/9/1441796445025/e72c696b-4502-4c39-be7b-bca82a45176c-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Aaron M Renn<p>The …

Street Artists Transformed This Abandoned Factory Into An Art Gallery

On the 9th of August 2015, an abandoned factory was reopened in a small town in central Bosnia and Herzegovina. The reopening, after decades of being …

Art Galleries

Artist Statements

The 2018 Melbourne Art Trams will hit the tracks in October.<p>Tram IDs and instructions how to find the tracks will be available once the trams have …

The Best Street Art from the 2015 Nuart Festival in Norway Photos

Earlier this month, Stavanger, Norway, hosted the 15th annual Nuart festival, a celebration of street art attended by international and Norwegian talents who demonstrate their craft throughout the streets, sidewalks, and walls of the town. Pictured here is a sculpture that Portuguese artist Bordalo …