Coordinates: Location of the valley in the Theban Hills, West of the Nile, October 1988 (red arrow shows location) The Valley of the Kings (Arabic: وادي الملوك Wādī al Mulūk), the Valley of the Gates of the Kings (Arabic: وادي ابواب الملوك Wādī Abwāb al Mulūk), is a valley in Egypt where, for a period of nearly 500 years from the 16th to 11th century BC, tombs were constructed for the Pharaohs and powerful nobles of the New Kingdom (the Eighteenth to the Twentieth Dynasties of Ancient Egypt). The valley stands on the west bank of the Nile, opposite Thebes (modern Luxor), within the heart of the Theban Necropolis. The wadi consists of two valleys, East Valley (where the majority of the royal tombs are situated) and West Valley. Valley of the Kings
Trompe L'oeil Murals and Paintings of John Pugh, Narrative Illusionism
Biography Julian Beever Beever is originally from Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire UK. Julian Beever
Open Call for Faces! I’m currently working on a portrait photography project and I need volunteers to pose for me. All I need you to do is to look in the camera and don’t smile :) It will only take 10 minutes of your time.
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Banksy is a pseudonymous United Kingdom-based graffiti artist, political activist, film director, and painter. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a distinctive stencilling technique. Such artistic works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls, and bridges of cities throughout the world. Banksy's work was made up of the Bristol underground scene which involved collaborations between artists and musicians. According to author and graphic designer Tristan Manco and the book Home Sweet Home, Banksy "was born in 1974 and raised in Bristol, England. The son of a photocopier technician, he trained as a butcher, but became involved in graffiti during the great Bristol aerosol boom of the late 1980s
Did you ever think that the greatest sights are only ever seen from the corner or your eye? Like flash of a beautiful stranger passing you by on the street, for most of us it’s always too late to look... With each and every post, we strive here at Creative Tempest to bring you only the best artists from around the world. This post comes to you all the way from Los Angeles, CA, with our artist being none... With each and every post, we strive here at Creative Tempest to bring you only the best artists from around the world. This post comes to you all the way from NYC, New York, with our artist being none...
Fun Forever - Luxury fun is affordable for everyone! Cardboard Bicycle Today bikes are made almost from everything: metal, carbon, vegetables. But this guy went to a whole new level and made a bicycle out of cardboard that costs around $10 to make. Continue reading →
What would your city look like if it went completely dark? Words like majestic, awe-inspiring and magical come to mind - not as descriptions for the cities themselves, but how some of their most iconic architecture would look as black silhouettes against the bright starry skies of remote places. Artist Thierry Cohen gives us an idea of just who amazing these visuals would be in his series, 'Darkened Cities.' Click Here to Read the Rest of This Article