Articles and posts that showcase the very best fine art, experimental art, and more.
Coachella's colorful creatures
Infrared lenses bring Alaska's fjords to life in a whole new way.
Teamlab's beautifully interactive dining experience in Ginza, Tokyo.
Via The Dancing Rest:
Truly next level face painting by make-up artist Valeriya Kutsan.
Valeriya Kutsan is a Russian make-up artist who has taken the craft to a whole new dimension. Rarely do we literally have our jaws drop when perusing images on the internet. This was one of those times. Unbelievably cool and intricate and …
A good artist can make just about anything their canvas medium. That includes dirt, it seems. Artist Sarah Rosado has taken dirt and turned it into cute, clever and interesting works of art. All images courtesy of the artist.
Really beautiful street art by Curiot.
A striking and imaginative series of photos called Touching Strangers, by Richard Renaldi. The people being photographed are total strangers to each others, but posed as if they are long-lost friends, or lovers, or family. It’s a series of images incredibly simple …
The animated GIF ain’t got nothin’ on the phenakistoscope, a device from 1841 that created animated scenes within a series of spinning discs. Via the Richard Balzer Collection Via the Richard Balzer Collection Created by Joseph Plateau, the Phenakistoscope was a device thought to be the first …
Artist Scott Campbell has been turning classic movie characters and scenes into charming, some may say adorable little paintings. He has a vast series entitled Great Showdowns that feature protagonists and antagonists side by side, and in each painting, everyone is happy. …
9,000 human silhouettes were scraped into the sand to signify the horrible casualties of the D-Day beach landing. A stunning and fleeting sand sculpture, which was quickly washed away by the tide. Via Colossal:
Via Colossal, a remarkable set of realistic drawings by Marcello Barenghi.
Colossal has a look at the fantastic whirling color forms of Brendan Monroe. Beautiful hues, great motion, and a warm sense of kinetic energy. Love it.