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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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"Penguins Mirror" (2015) by Daniel Rozin

Daniel Rozin "Penguins Mirror", 2015 450 stuffed animals, motors, control electronics, video camera, custom software, microcontroller, tin bases dimensions variable "Penguins…
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Computer algorithm picks history's 'most creative' paintings...

Computer algorithm picks history's 'most creative' paintings... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Taste in art is notoriously subjective. But now a computer vision algorithm has been developed that ranks history's art works according to their creativity, a study published in arxiv reveals
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25 VFX Breakdowns That Will Make Your Head Hurt...

25 VFX Breakdowns That Will Make Your Head Hurt... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)Directors: Anthony and Joe RussoWhat we learnt: Jenny Agutter really did kick ass, kind of, during her / Sca
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It's Nice That : The beautiful film poster designs of post-revolutionary Cuba...

It's Nice That : The beautiful film poster designs of post-revolutionary Cuba... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
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The Fascinating Science Of Aesthetics...

The Fascinating Science Of Aesthetics... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Your preferences for everything from filtered photos to the color blue may be rooted in biology.
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Bruce Shapiro's Mesmerizing Kinetic Sand Drawing Machines...

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In a 21st century take on the traditional Zen sand garden, artist Bruce Shapiro invented the Sisyphus Machine, an elaborate kinetic drawing machine that uses magnets to drag rolling steel marbles through a thin layer of sand to create complicated mandala-like patterns. Shapiro, who was once a prac
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The EY Exhibition: Sonia Delaunay...

The EY Exhibition: Sonia Delaunay... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Something the Tate does very well is give unsung artistic genius the recognition it warrants. And Sonia Delaunay, the Russian artist who found her avant-garde voice...
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Went to see this with my 8 year old daughter on Tuesday.

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Lego Masters: Vincent...

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Advertising Agency: Geometry Global, Hong Kong Creative Director: Kenny Blumenschein Art Director: Marco Sodano
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Redrawing Taylor Swift - Shake it Off Rotoscoped...

49 University of Newcastle Australia animation students were each given 52 frames of Taylor Swift's Shake it Off music video, and together they produced 2767...
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Lola Dupré's Fragmented Photograph Collages Appear as Funhouse Mirror Reflections...

Lola Dupré's Fragmented Photograph Collages Appear as Funhouse Mirror Reflections... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Heavily influenced by the Dada aesthetic, Lola Dupré’s surreal collages bend and expand the traditional view of both object and human form. With a wide focus of subject matter it seems as if no human or animal can escape Dupré's focus, her subjects ranging from famous presidents and
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Pantone Skin Tone Project Shows Spectrum of Diversity

Pantone Skin Tone Project Shows Spectrum of Diversity | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
A Pantone skin tone project by Brazilian artist Angélica Dass’ on-going Humanae project seeks to capture a portrait of every human skin tone on earth.
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Look, no paintbrushes! Artists caught off-duty...

Look, no paintbrushes! Artists caught off-duty... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
From Pablo Picasso to Frida Kahlo, the Smithsonian’s archives contain photos of artists captured in everyday situations – on the beach, carving a turkey, petting their dog …
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FGM awareness campaign, by Ogilvy & Mather London...

FGM awareness campaign, by Ogilvy & Mather London... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Ogilvy & Mather London has created a print campaign to raise awareness of FGM (female genital mutilation) across the UK. It Happens Here has been created on behalf of anti-FGM charity 28 Too Many, to dispel the belief that FGM is a problem only for people in other countries. The imagery shows a Union Jack flag, […]
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Playful New Murals and Paintings by 'Wes21' Fuse Technology, Humor, and the Natural World...

Playful New Murals and Paintings by 'Wes21' Fuse Technology, Humor, and the Natural World... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
With a keen sense of humor and superb control of a spray can, Swiss artist Remo Lienhard (aka Wes21) covers both walls and canvases with his playful sythesis of science fiction and the natural world. The artist imagines a hybrid spaceship ladybug as it blasts into the sky and pair of airborne li
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Creative students – hold on to your innate youthful thinking...

Creative students – hold on to your innate youthful thinking... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
As this summer’s wave of creative students prepare to graduate, group creative director at AKQA gives his tips on how they can create enduring ideas
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Wise words, even for non students and long in the tooth creatives....

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Working on a children’s book with Russell Brand – pages from Chris Riddell's sketchbook...

Working on a children’s book with Russell Brand – pages from Chris Riddell's sketchbook... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
What the Observer political cartoonist Chris Riddell has been up to with Britain’s favourite revolutionary…
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Alexander Heilner Turns Landscapes Into Abstract Art Through Aerial Photography...

Alexander Heilner Turns Landscapes Into Abstract Art Through Aerial Photography... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Growing up as the son of a commercial airline employee, Heilner would spend a sizeable amount of time staring out the windows of a plane, as well as poring over maps of his destinations, cultivating a...
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World view: incredible images of the Earth from above...

World view: incredible images of the Earth from above... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Daily Overview is a New York-based website and Instagram account that showcases stunning, surprising and intriguing photographs of the Earth from the skies
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Domestic Bliss: Mother Of Two Takes Darkly Humorous Family Photos...

Domestic Bliss: Mother Of Two Takes Darkly Humorous Family Photos... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Susan Copich, actress and a mother of two from New York, has taken a darkly humorous approach towards traditional family photography with a series of daring im
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Take A Closer Look At This Old Rotting Tree And You’ll Discover Something Incredible...

Take A Closer Look At This Old Rotting Tree And You’ll Discover Something Incredible... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
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How Scots helped to shape the world of photography...

How Scots helped to shape the world of photography... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
The story of David Octavius Hill, and his creative partner Robert Adamson, who helped pioneer photography in 1840s Edinburgh.
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Enchanting Portraits of the Bugs That Creep All Around Us...

Enchanting Portraits of the Bugs That Creep All Around Us... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Painterly portraits of everything that creeps and crawls in your house.
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Drawing The Future: See CalArts Shorts By Tomorrow's Animation Stars, Today

Drawing The Future: See CalArts Shorts By Tomorrow's Animation Stars, Today | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
Spend some time with three of this year's standout CalArts animators and see their ingenious short films featuring misfit cats, lonely rocks, and gay...
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Nature's way...

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Grafik.net is the home of the world's most inspiring graphic design.
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