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“School Run”

Back-to-school spot for UK auto insurer. Very funny.

 

Agency: Grey, London. Director: Kevin McCarthy. Via: BestAdsOnTV.

 


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I love this....one for all the parents out there

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Stunning Arabic Light Calligraphy by Julien Breton...

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La beauté- The beauty. Arabic calligraphy. Tetouan, Morocco, 2015. Calligraphy by Julien Breton aka Kaalam. Photography by Cisco Light-painting.
Artist Julien Breton aka 'Kaalam' is a master of photographic light painting, turning full-body gestures reminiscent of dance movements into the
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US photographer's quest to solve vintage photo mystery...

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A US photographer launches an internet hunt to find two women pictured on an old roll of film she discovered in a second-hand store.
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1970s London graffiti tells a tale of a city in flux...

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A new exhibition in London captures the political and surreal graffiti of the city in the 1970s, providing a fascinating insight into the era.
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Documentary highlights the beauty of people with genetic conditions...

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Documentary highlights the beauty of people with genetic conditions
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French artist Thomas Mailaender sunburns photographs onto skin...

French artist Thomas Mailaender sunburns photographs onto skin... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
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Hmmm...dermatologists are gonna love this guy...

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Welcome the "Living Mona Lisa"...

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A team of French experts have created the “Living Mona Lisa,” which can follow viewers’ movements with her eyes, pucker her lips, and even frown.
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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...

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The Fascinating Science Of Aesthetics...

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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...

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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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David Jay's Portraits Of Injured Soldiers Expose The Impact Of War On Individual Lives...

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In a powerful series of black-and-white portraits entitled The Unknown Soldier, New York-based photographer David Jay captures the devastation of war and the marks it leaves on individual lives. The project began while David was shooting The SCAR Project, a documentation of breast cancer su
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John Singer Sargent, 'Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose' 1885–6

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Loverly bit of insight behind my favourite Sargent...

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‘The beauty of the everyday’

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A team of photographers and film-makers spent 40 years capturing scenes of normal life in north-east England. The work of the Amber collective reveals a lost era.
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Droga5's First Clearasil Ad Reminds Teens That Acne, Like Mom's Nagging, Will Not Last Forever...

Droga5's First Clearasil Ad Reminds Teens That Acne, Like Mom's Nagging, Will Not Last Forever... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
In its first work from Droga5, Reckitt Benckiser-owned skincare brand Clearasil reassures teens -- in a humorous way -- that acne won't last forever
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From Anderson To Tarkovsky, Here Are What The Imaginary Houses Of Famous Film Directors Look Like...

From Anderson To Tarkovsky, Here Are What The Imaginary Houses Of Famous Film Directors Look Like... | Art for art's sake... | Scoop.it
For is latest series, Italian illustrator Frederico Babina designs the fictional houses of 27 famous film directors.
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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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I just love these, his style, the sheer scale and the great subject matter...

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Creative students – hold on to your innate youthful thinking...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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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