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Lego Wars by Dale May...

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Love, love, love the Lego Wars series by New York based fine art photographer Dale May. Dale uses macro photography to transform tiny, plastic, Star Wars LEGO figures into epic, heroic stature. Ico...
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What It Looks Like To Speak To Others The Way We Do To Ourselves...

What It Looks Like To Speak To Others The Way We Do To Ourselves... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Dove is back with yet another ad campaign that has us reaching for our tissues and re-evaluating how we talk about body image.

This time around, Dove is asking that we share #OneBeautifulThought. As in, one positive feeling about our bodies, inst...
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As a Mom, I Would Be PROUD to Have My Daughter Play With These Dolls...

As a Mom, I Would Be PROUD to Have My Daughter Play With These Dolls... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
At a very young age girls are introduced to the expectations of culture. The make up, the body size, the accessories, all created by corporations and marketing companies. This mom strips it all down and makes dolls that are people, not unattainable expectations. Summary TitleAs
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Interesting article, and as a father of 3 girls I know which one I'd want my girls to play with. You'd like to think this would make the doll manufacturers look at what they are doing and maybe rethink. After all, the Bratz brand is horrific, and this just highlights how truly extreme they are....

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Rare color photos of 1928 England...

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This diverse set of English pictures was colored using the Autochrome process, the foremost photo technology of its day.
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At This Fake Hospital, Linen-Schlepping Droids, Robo-Patients, And The Future Of Medicine...

At This Fake Hospital, Linen-Schlepping Droids, Robo-Patients, And The Future Of Medicine... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
If you don't normally think of Kaiser Permanente as a bastion of innovation, try these three words on for size: simulated robot childbirth.
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Dramatic video shows the first and final frames of 55 iconic movies...

Dramatic video shows the first and final frames of 55 iconic movies... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
An eerie video showing the opening and closing shots of 55 iconic movies just became every cinephiles' favorite thing on the Internet.
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Interesting idea, but lets get real here, it doesn't get any more iconic than that open and close scene from The Searchers....

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Fake New York gun shop delivers powerful message against firearms...

Fake New York gun shop delivers powerful message against firearms... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Watch what happened when prospective first-time gun buyers were told about the harrowing history behind each weapon in what they initially thought was a genuine shop.
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I Wish I'd Done That...

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Ahead of the D&AD Awards 2015, we asked members of the Branded Film Content & Entertainment and Film Advertising juries, to pick out the most inspirational films from the past 12 months that left they thinking, I wish I’d done that.
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Woman's dying wish to see Rembrandt exhibit granted by Dutch charity...

Woman's dying wish to see Rembrandt exhibit granted by Dutch charity... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
The woman, who suffers from ALS, was brought to Amsterdam's Rijksmuseum along with three other terminal patients.
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▶ “Slap her": children's reactions....

What happens when you put a boy in front of a girl and ask him to slap her? Here is how children react to the subject of violence against women. this video h...
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10 Digital Health Trends Over The Next 20 Years...

10 Digital Health Trends Over The Next 20 Years... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
The Digital Health Revolution is upon us. Here are the ten trends that will impact each and everyone of us in the coming years to help us live healthier, stronger and smarter lives, for longer.
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3 young girls are the newest faces of health and empowerment...

3 young girls are the newest faces of health and empowerment... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Deborah Kelly's portraits stress the importance of the HPV vaccine, and the value of girls' health around the world.
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The power of the pen: Cartoonists honor Charlie Hebdo victims

The power of the pen: Cartoonists honor Charlie Hebdo victims | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
In the wake of an attack that left 12 people dead, cartoonists took to the favored medium of Charlie Hebdo to do what they do best.
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The photographer who broke the internet's heart...

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BBC Trending spoke to the man behind the photo of a Syrian girl who surrendered to a camera.
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David Beckham Finds a Somewhat Less Chiseled Partner for Latest Underwear Ads...

David Beckham Finds a Somewhat Less Chiseled Partner for Latest Underwear Ads... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
The earnest, staid tone of underwear advertisements easily lends itself to parody. And while that tactic has been on trend, new Late Late Show host James Corden has taken it a step further with David Beckham, a man who is famous for stripping down to his skivvies.
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Artist develops car that paints your picture while you drive...

Artist develops car that paints your picture while you drive... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Technology in motor analyses actions through sensors to create portrait
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Tattoo Artists against Skin Cancer...

Tattoo artists are being trained by doctors in order to be able to identify skin cancer signs. This campaign was created by Ogilvy Brazil. If you are a tatto...
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Incredibly Realistic Wood Sculptures Of People Hand-Carved By Peter Demetz...

Incredibly Realistic Wood Sculptures Of People Hand-Carved By Peter Demetz... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Italian artist Peter Demetz has a gift for breathing life into wood, a material that seems hard and lifeless to most of us. His wooden sculptures of people are flawlessly life-like. Demetz's precise and perfect mastery of human anatomy makes his sculptures look like paintings or sketches, and his wonderful compositions and sense of perspective help perpetuate this illusion.
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World War Z...erm, in a car...

This is "Sebastian Strasser / AUDI / MECHANICS" by iconoclast on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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Cannes Lions Says to Bring Your Worst Employees to the Festival Instead of Firing Them...

Cannes Lions Says to Bring Your Worst Employees to the Festival Instead of Firing Them... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Baffled about what to do with your worst-performing employees? Reward them with a trip to the Cannes Lions festival in the south of France this summer! That's the tongue-in-cheek message of the festival's official ad campaign, which launches Monday. Don't think of it as a reward. Think of it as an investment in creativity.
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How Lego Became The Apple Of Toys...

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After a decade-long slump, Lego has rebuilt itself into a global juggernaut. An exclusive look inside the company's top-secret Future Lab.
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