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New Miniature Lace Scenes by Ágnes Herczeg Capture Quiet Domestic Moments

Hungarian fiber artist Ágnes Herczeg (previously) continues to create delicate depictions of quiet moments. Formed from colorful lace and found wood, each small scene...

Lifelike Eyes Clustered Together in Striking Abstract Portraits by Emilio Villalba

San Francisco-based painter Emilio Villalba creates abstract portraits inspired by the precision of master works from the past. His paintings are set against white backgrounds that...

Sticks, Seeds, and Petals From the American Southwest Inspire New Insect-Shaped...

Raku Inoue recently look an extended road trip to several destinations in the American Southwest. During his journey he created a scorpion-shaped arrangement from seeds, sticks,...

Swaths of Old-Fashioned Fabric Obscure Faces and Bodies in Unsettling Portraits...

In his paintings, Swedish painter Markus Åkesson depicts ornately patterned fabrics like toile, chintz, and silks wrapped around or behind female subjects. Instead of using the...

Winners and People’s Choice of the 2018 National Geographic Travel Photographer...

 After sifting through nearing 13,000 submissions National Geographic has announced the winners, honorable mentions, and people’s choice of their 2018 Travel Photographer of the Year Contest. This...

Organic Shapes Emerge in New Installations of Intertwined Rope by Janaina...

Using lengths of colored nylon rope, installation artist Janaina Mello Landini  creates complicated networks of intertwining threads. The unwound rope ends tangle and reach...

Folklore Embroidered on British and American Currency by Noora Schroderus

Finnish artist Noora Schroderus embroiders classic hairstyles inspired by well-known female characters of European folktales and Disney films onto the leaders featured on US and British...

Incredible Objects Excavated from the Bottom of Amsterdam’s Amstel River

During a nine year period in the early 2000’s a new metro line was excavated along the banks of Amsterdam’s Amstel river. The urban waterway...

Vibrant Watercolor Paintings Filled With Mysterious Monochrome Worlds

Illustrator Marija Tiurina creates fantastical worlds packed with original characters. The complex watercolor paintings force the viewer to stare deeply into tangled masses to extract specific...

Painted Street Carpets by Arthur-Louis Ignoré

Arthur-Louis Ignoré, also known as Ali, paints white patterned carpets on public sidewalks and passageways in cities across the world, including recent installations throughout...