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Entire School Painted Before Its Renovation

Entire school painted over in the course of three weeks, 100 artists were given free reign to take over a dormitory in Paris, making it their canvas. As part of the Rehab 2 festival, the graffiti artists were invited to paint the interior of a…

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Surreal Paintings of Women Exploring Climate Change

In her new solo show, Stranger Than Earth, artist Redd Walitzki showcases her memorable and meaningful approach to portraiture in her surreal paintings. Featuring the female figure and intended as commentary on climate change, the pieces that compose the exhibition serve as both stunning surrealist portrayals and as whimsical…

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Artist Uses a Rake to Create Amazingly Large Sand Paintings

Artist Andres Amador takes unconventional art to a whole other level with his incredible sand paintings. Using the beach as his enormous canvas and rakes as his brushes, Amador creates massive, eye-catching murals featuring geometric and floral patterns. The sand…

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The formal cat fantasy portraiture of Eldar Zakirov

The formal cat fantasy portraiture of Eldar Zakirov. Tashkent-based artist Eldar Zakirov presents a series of digitally painted cats, proudly posing in different royal attires for the Hermitage Magazine. The cats look so at home in their outfits and each piece is so…

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Powerful Portraits you will probably never forget 

Powerful portraits should more or less convey the character and mood of the person and a good portrait will always make you deliberately look at it again. In this post of ours, I wanted to carefully pick an elegant list of…

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Magical Underwater Photos of Freely Flowing Figures

Magical underwater photos. Finnish photographer Susanna Majuri presents a dreamy escape where the human form flows freely. The fine art photographer’s portfolio boasts a number of imaginative scenes, all taking place underwater. There’s a painterly quality about her work that makes the viewer…

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Miniature Scenes With A Darkly Satirical Twist by Frank Kunert

Miniature Scenes. “On the surface, these photographs confront us with all of the hollow words, catchphrases and banalities we encounter in our daily lives,” says Dr. Christine Donat, who provided the text for Kunert’s online portfolio. “The stereotypical and senseless aspects of…

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Imaginative Insects Formed From Resin and Brass by Hiroshi Shinno

Imaginative insects. Japanese artist Hiroshi Shinno builds hyperrealistic sculptures of insects that don’t exist, perfect forms of imaginative species that look as if they were built from vibrant leaves and delicate flower petals. Even these aspects of the creatures are false, as…

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Stunning Underwater Photography by Christy Lee Rogers

Underwater photography. Hawaiian photographer Christy Lee Rogers creates beautiful scenes of swirling figures swathed in colorful fabrics. She creates luminous large-scale images not by using wet pigments, but rather by completely submerging her subjects in illuminated water and photographing them at night….

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Beautiful Oil Pastel Drawings of Flowers Drenched In Golden Honey

Flowers drenched in golden honey.  Brian Owens, based in Connecticut, creates large-scale oil pastel drawings of flowers. However, these aren’t your ordinary still-lifes. The series stimulates the viewer’s senses by depicting each hyperreal rose, lily, and peony drenched in golden honey. Each stunning…