Art
Fairytale portraits between reality and fiction

Fairytale portraits between reality and fiction

Inspired by the cinema, French photographer Victoria Audouard takes us on a little adventure in this photo series entitled Mirrors. The portraits are reminiscent of Alice in Wonderland, where every adventure is a confusing whirl of complex ideas. Each fairytale setting features a young girl reflecting the landscape back towards the viewer through a rounded...
Shocking before and after composite portraits of drug abuse

Shocking before and after composite portraits of drug abuse

While you might think that a great deal of Photoshop was used to produce each image, Sakovich says that most of the effects were created in-camera. The transformations were accomplished with skilled costuming and makeup design rather than post splicing and merging. The result is an eye-opening look at the damaging effects of drug abuse,...
Miniature superheroes brought to life through absurd scenarios

Miniature superheroes brought to life through absurd scenarios

Tumblr blogger ‘VSE OK’ introduces us to miniature superheroes in absurd scenarios that accurately reveal their lifestyles and the kinds of relationships they would have with regular people like us. ‘VSE OK’ has been capturing the hilarious adventures of his miniature friends since 2010. This guy revives Superman and Bruce Lee, who wish only good...
Elaborate portraits drawn on vintage maps by Ed Fairburn

Elaborate portraits drawn on vintage maps by Ed Fairburn

Using a wide variety of canvases including railroad blueprints, star charts, geological and street maps, Welsh artist Ed Fairburn (previously here and here) uses additive and subtractive techniques to create portraits that seem pefectly integrated with the topography of streets, mountains and rivers. It’s been almost a year since we last checked in with Fairburn...
The extraordinary life of Germany's Doublefaced girl

The extraordinary life of Germany’s Doublefaced girl

Doublefaced is an intriguing series by Berlin-based German artist Sebastian Bieniek that features portraits of a girl with the illusion of two faces. By simply drawing on each side of his model’s head with common makeup products like eyeliner and lipstick, Bieniek transforms the young woman into a eerie set of twins. He cleverly uses...
Another little story by Mirjam Appelhof

Another little story by Mirjam Appelhof

“My passion and search to translate feelings into images has developed into a collection of personal work. My creations reflect movement because I believe that nothing is static. > I am very proud to take you with me in my imaginary world.” Mirjam Appelhof: website / facebook
Orchestra performs in igloo with instruments made of ice

Orchestra performs in igloo with instruments made of ice

Deep in the freezing cold and snowy Lapland, Sweden, an Ice Orchestra holds its magical performances one would never forget. Violin, viola, cello, contrabass, banjo, mandolin, guitar, drum kit and xylophone were handcrafted from solid ice blocks by sculptor Tim Linhart for these special spine-chilling gigs in the Gigantic Cosmic Igloo. The concerts will continue...
Sina Ryter, drawings

Sina Ryter, drawings

Sina Ryter: facebook
Surreal sculptures of disintegrating animals

Surreal sculptures of disintegrating animals

Tomohiro Inaba is a creative sculptor who produces eye-catching figures that look like they are disintegrating into thin air. The Japanese artist’s steel sculptures titled Promise of Our Star and Next to the World are particularly effective in the visual illusion. Each figure offers a duality that lies somewhere between solid sculpture and three dimensional...
Bodypainting for Rebeca Saray by Creative Studio Kimatica

Bodypainting for Rebeca Saray by Creative Studio Kimatica

Bodypainting for fashion shoot with Rebeca Saray Photographer, Bruno Barbeyrol and Anillarte collaboration Susana Rodero and Maria Almena are artists and designers based in Madrid and London. They start their project Kimatica this year, this is a creative studio dedicated to the experimentation with different art disciplines like art installations, video art, performance and body...
Remarkable colored tattoos by Sasha Unisex

Remarkable colored tattoos by Sasha Unisex

Tattoo artist Sasha Unisex produces beautiful paintings that happen to be on human skin. The St. Petersburg-based artist uses vibrant inks to etch portraits of animals, bouquets of flowers, and nautical scenes onto her clients’ bodies. The eye-catching images use shades of purples, blues, and greens to fantastically recreate the mane of a lion or...
Super realistic carved crystal skull made from agate geode

Super realistic carved crystal skull made from agate geode

You are looking at an Agate skull. The skull is 7.6 inches long, from front to back. Composed of microscopic crystals of Quartz laid down in colorful bands or ribbons. The appearance of the stone is waxy and soft. Almost always translucent and occasionally transparent. Agates are grounding stones. Agates are one of the oldest...

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