Armed with a standard garden rake, environmental artist Tony Plant transforms the breathtakingly scenic beaches of England into temporary canvases for his swirling sand drawings. The drawings are temporary, ephemeral works that are meant to be washed away by the waves or a storm.…Continue
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The piece shows Lance Armstrong wearing a yellow jersey and hooked up with an I.V drip attached to his bike. Armstrong admitted to drug taking and receiving blood transfusions prior to races, during a televised interview with Oprah. Street artist Plastic Jesus took it upon himself to express how…Continue
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Nicholas Scarpinato is a fine art photographer based from Richmond VA. Each piece begins with a single capture, but he uses the creative process to expand upon it and create these beautifully surreal scenes. He describes his photos as "a secret that is waiting to be unearthed".…Continue
This incredibly detailed skull made from re-purposed skateboard decks is one of several new artworks from self-taught Japanese artist Haroshi (previously) who will be opened his second solo show at Jonathan Levine Gallery in New York on January 12.…Continue
Google has unveiled ‘Google Chrome Beta’—a new add-on that lets users compose email by voice.
Using Web Speech API, users can enjoy “new, interactive experiences” and…Continue
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Recently, Oscar Tusquets Blanca was commissioned to design the Toledo metro station space in Naples, Italy. His team was tasked to create a modern design within the underground station, as well as to create a sophisticated environment in the above ground square, where two passenger entrances are located.
Blanca's firm collaborated with multiple artists to complete the…Continue
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Scottish wildlife filmmaker Gordon Buchanan journeyed to Svalbard, the northern-most region of Arctic Norway, to document the lives of three polar bears, a mother (Lyra) and her two cubs (Miki and Luca), over the course of three seasons. Stationed within his own personal "ice cube" box, the cameraman gets an intimate and almost perilous look at these massive, carnivorous…Continue
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Lithuanian photographer and artist Tadao Cern has been working on a series of hilarious portraits entitled, ahem, Blow Job, that depicts individuals enduring gale-force winds directly to the face. Say goodbye to the next 15 minutes, he’s taken 100 portraits so far.…Continue
Tomasz Usyk has created these unique, eye catching, and fantastic sport illustrations. I just love his explosive style. .................................................................................................................…Continue
Added by Socratis Avgitidis on January 3, 2013 at 6:30 — No Comments
Max Riché created a very successful series of photographs called Becoming an Athlete. A few months later he released the video of the making of these pictures made with athletes from INSEP in France.
Watch the behind the scenes video at the bottom of post.…Continue
Added by Socratis Avgitidis on January 1, 2013 at 6:30 — No Comments