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Rashad Alakbarov Paints with Shadows and Light « Cat in water. Artist Rashad Alakbarov from Azerbaijan uses suspended translucent objects and other found materials to create light and shadow paintings on walls.

Rashad Alakbarov Paints with Shadows and Light « Cat in water

The best part is that you can easily create something similar at home – all you need is one or two lamps and some items from your desk. The stunning light painting below, made with an array of colored airplanes has found its way to exhibitions like the Fly to Baku at De Pury Gallery in London. Rashad adds, “Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things reverence thyself.” Comments comments. Stephen Wiltshire in UBS campaign - "We will not rest" 18-Year-Old Creates Surreal Artworks to Express Emotions.

Growing up can be a challenge, especially in the teenage years.

18-Year-Old Creates Surreal Artworks to Express Emotions

Some people use writing or art as a creative outlet for all the emotions they keep inside. Sebastian Eriksson is an 18-year-old up-and-coming surrealist artist living in Sweden. Not only is his artwork amazing, it's extremely thought-provoking as he adds descriptions of how his pieces relate to his life. For instance, in the piece above, he states: "This is another paradox that I've been working on for a couple of days. It describes a person with psychological problems such as schizophrenia, insanity, depression or other mental problems. And for the piece immediately below: "One day I felt like I was lost and I had too much things to think about. We've all felt like Sebastian, but most of us do not have the talent to draw how we feel. Self-portrait of the artist Sebastian Eriksson's website.

Na Piscina das Marés mergulha-se em monumento nacional por Siza. Por Carla B. Ribeiro A Piscina das Marés, oásis junto ao mar de Leça da Palmeira e classificado como Monumento Nacional, já está aberta a mergulhos e a postos para celebrar o aniversário de Álvaro Siza Vieira que completa esta terça-feira, 25 de Junho, 80 anos. A Piscina das Marés reabriu no domingo, 23 de Junho, e permanecerá disponível ao público até pelo menos 15 de Setembro das 9h às 19h (o bar encerra pelas 2h); depois dessa data poderá permanecer aberta a banhos, “dependendo das condições meteorológicas e da afluência”, informou a empresa municipal Matosinhos Sport.

No ano passado, por exemplo, encerrou a 30 de Setembro e contabilizou mais de 50 mil visitas. O valor das entradas varia consoante a duração da visita (meio dia ou um dia), o dia da semana e a idade, podendo custar entre 2€ e 8€. 80 anos de Siza Vieira A Piscina das Marés, classificada como Monumento Nacional, é um destino a ter em conta assim que as temperaturas começam a aumentar. 106 of the most beloved Street Art Photos - Year 2010. More info.

106 of the most beloved Street Art Photos - Year 2010

More info. More Banksy on Street Art Utopia. More info. More 3D on Street Art Utopia. More of this on More info. Wall Art. Some amazing things are happening in Lisbon; this wall is just incredible, and Sam3 is getting in on the action too.

Wall Art

Of course, Blu's bloated corporate figure sucking the world dry is very topical. Update: the eyes of the fat corporate guy are suspended from the roof, so move in the wind. so good. See more Blu + more Os Gémeos. artists: Blu + Os Gémeoslocation: Lisbon via Os Gémeos' blog. Amazingly Creative Drawing Vs Photography. This wonderful work has done by a very talented Belgian painter, illustrator, portraitist, caricaturist and photographer Ben Heine.

Amazingly Creative Drawing Vs Photography

This creative artist was born in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. He Studied graphic arts and sculpture and I also have a degree in journalism. Lets take a look at some of his awesome works that he calls “Drawing Vs Photography” or “Imagination Vs Reality”. Best Street Art of 2011. December 27, 2011 | 72 Comments » | Topics: Art, Pics Hot Stories From Around The Web Other Awesome Stories.

Best Street Art of 2011

Street art. STREET ART UTOPIA - We declare the world as our canvas. Street Anatomy. Before I Die. Still Life: Bent Objects. UPDATE: The Return of Bent Objects Wires transform these objects from inanimate to hilarious works of art.

Still Life: Bent Objects

Little polish girl McDonalds as Sculpture Materials Yeah, this is where those come from Dancing Queens English breakfast Sylvia Muffin put her head in the oven. The introvert Bananas in bed – let’s slip into bed together You Say Tomato, I Say Tomahto. Fruit with life experience Zombies are nuts about brains Modest pear Literary interpretations Paper training our little dog, Frank A little cat doodle Photo Credits: Terry Border at Bent Objects View more In Pictures sets on