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Location Scouting for Wes Anderson. This Cambodian Artist Is Taking Doodling To Another Level. From Matisse to Turrell, 8 Artists Who Designed Transcendent Chapels. In 1941, Matisse put an advertisement in a newspaper looking for a young, attractive night nurse to help him in his recovery from intestinal cancer (which he never fully recovered from).

From Matisse to Turrell, 8 Artists Who Designed Transcendent Chapels

Monique Bourgeois, a nursing student, became the artist’s aid and helped him continue working and develop his now famous cut-out works, despite being confined to bedrest. Ballet Dancers in Everyday Situations! Monsters and Madonnas: Looking at William Mortensen. Monsters and Madonnas: Looking at William Mortensen. Monsters and Madonnas: Looking at William Mortensen. Minecraft in Real Life: Retoucher Turns Real Animals Into Cubic Creations. Retoucher Aditya Aryanto from Jakarta, Indonesia recently had a simple idea: what if real life animals looked more like the cubic creations in the game Minecraft?

Minecraft in Real Life: Retoucher Turns Real Animals Into Cubic Creations

Curiosity sufficiently piqued, he took to Unsplash and Pixabay to find some great public domain images to play with, pulled them into Photoshop, and began liquifying curves into unnaturally straight lines. Before he knew it, he had everything from Tigers to Bunnies looking like they’d just been taken out of the box and hadn’t had time to really fluff out yet. The resulting series, “Minecraft in Real Life” or “Anicube”, is quickly flying up the ranks on Behance, and seems like the perfect photo project with which to start the weekend. Enjoy: Image credits: All images originally public domain, retouched by Aditya Aryanto and used under creative commons license.

A Hidden Room at the Guggenheim Will Transport You into a Soundless, Sublime World. Tucked away on the Guggenheim’s seventh floor, in a tiny room accessible only to visitors who pass through a red stanchion and three heavy doors bearing industrial locks, lies one of the museum’s most mind-bending shows in recent memory.

A Hidden Room at the Guggenheim Will Transport You into a Soundless, Sublime World

It’s not imposing or loud like some of the big, buzzy exhibitions that have occupied the museum’s spectacular Frank Lloyd Wright-designed rotunda in the past. Doug Wheeler’s “PSAD Synthetic Desert III,” up through August 2nd, is a different kind of sensory experience: one decidedly quieter and altogether more transportive. The morning I visit, it’s bright and noisy outside the museum, and the queue for timed tickets to enter Wheeler’s show is growing fast.

Patient museumgoers pull out sunglasses as cars honk down Fifth Avenue in rush-hour traffic and street vendors set up shop. Fractal Shorts — Julius Horsthuis. The Russia You’ll Never See On Postcards Through The Lens Of Photographer Alexander Petrosyan. Pakistani Artist's Concept Art Of A Sci-Fi Pakistan Will Blow You Away - Trending Pakistan. Sci-Fi and Fantasy fans get ready to be blown away by what you are about to see.

Pakistani Artist's Concept Art Of A Sci-Fi Pakistan Will Blow You Away - Trending Pakistan

Have you ever wondered what would Pakistan look like if it was set in a sci-fi movie? Your prayers have been answered. Omar Gilani, an illustrator, designer, and concept artist from Lahore has a series of illustrations called ‘Pakistan+’ which shows how Pakistan would look like in a sci-fi setting. Check out his amazing Pakistan+ series below. Pindi Boyziz Smog City. Karel Bata - Selfie to Self-Expression.

Micro-Scale Modeling: How to Construct Tiny, Intricate Worlds From Ordinary Materials. Micro-Scale Modeling: How to Construct Tiny, Intricate Worlds From Ordinary Materials Joshua Smith, a miniaturist and former stencil artist based in South Australia, constructs tiny, intricate worlds for a living.

Micro-Scale Modeling: How to Construct Tiny, Intricate Worlds From Ordinary Materials

His work, which exhibits astonishing observational and representational skills, focuses on the "overlooked aspects of the urban environment – such as grime, rust and decay to discarded cigarettes and graffiti," all recreated at a scale of 1:20. Smith, who has been making model kits for around a decade, only recently chose to move away from a 16-year-long career creating stencil art. With his creative talents now focused on model-making, and all those skills which accompany the craft, ArchDaily asks: how do you do it?

AD: Take us through your modeling process! JS: First of all I find the building I want to replicate, either in person or using Google Maps Street View. STEVEN QUINN – Leontia Gallery. The 29 Greatest Selfies Of All Time. It’s easy to write off the Oxford Dictionary’s 2013 Word of the Year as a silly, narcissistic fad.

The 29 Greatest Selfies Of All Time

But every once in a while, a selfie comes along that really is more art than duck-faced cry for Instagram attention. To prove our point, we decided to treat the form with the respect it deserves and round up our favorite face-facing photos of all time. Piotr Jablonski’s Illustrations from Another World. Amazing Chronophotographs Capture the Patterns of Birds in Flight. Barcelonian photographer Xavi Bou has a deep-seated passion for birds and their ability to fly freely.

Amazing Chronophotographs Capture the Patterns of Birds in Flight

In his ongoing photographic project titled Ornitographies, Bou utilizes a non-invasive, self-mastered variation of chronophotography in order to capture the marvelous shapes and patterns generated during the course of birds’ flight. His technique allows him to make the invisible visible, crystallizing the states of past, present and future all in one frame. The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows. This Guy Can’t Stop Photoshopping Himself Into Kendall Jenner’s Instagram Pics. @KirbyJenner is a self-described “Amateur Model / Lover of all things / Fraternal Twin of Kendall Jenner”.

This Guy Can’t Stop Photoshopping Himself Into Kendall Jenner’s Instagram Pics

He’s also really good at Photoshop, and has used that skill to insert himself into Kendall Jenner’s Instagram pics. The cheeky ‘shops have garnered the digital artist a rabid following of his own, and his (verified) Instagram account now boasts nearly 500,000 followers. One reason why is that his Photoshops are above-average quality. He takes time to try to match the tones and lighting and it shows. Seth casteel captures rescue kittens and cats mid-pounce. Oct 19, 2016 seth casteel captures rescue kittens and cats mid-pounce.

seth casteel captures rescue kittens and cats mid-pounce

Xavi Bou's photographs reveal flight paths of birds – in pictures. The Extraordinary Details of Tiny Creatures Captured with a Laser-Scanning Microscope by Igor Siwanowicz. Acilius diving beetle male front tarsus (foot) 100x If you’ve ever wondered how a diving beetle swims through the water or manages to rest just on the surface, the answer is in part because its foot is infinitely more complicated than your own.

The Extraordinary Details of Tiny Creatures Captured with a Laser-Scanning Microscope by Igor Siwanowicz

25 sexy London staircases you need to see. Autumn is here, and with it comes the annual tradition of slightly lower temperatures. Save money on those heating bills by rediscovering London's wondrous world of interiors. Whether you want to get a head start on the Christmas shopping, shack up in a trendy London hotel or simply roam around a museum you've never explored before, you'll find that wherever you go in London, there are some pretty groovy, sexy and spectacular staircases hiding behind those dreamy Georgian and Victorian facades. From eighteenth-century neo-gothic swag in King's Cross to the ultimate in symmetry porn at The Ritz, grab a camera, set your best filter and snap your way through these dazzling architectural beauties. 1. “Tokyo Compression”: These Images Of Japanese Commuters Are Not For The Claustrophobic » Design You Trust. Design, Culture & Society.

The Breathtaking Photography Project Inspired By A Jewish Town – The Wisdom Daily. August 30, 2016. Propose work for Interfaces Monthly. The Milky Way Reflected Onto the Largest Salt Flat in the World. Determined to find a destination where he could photograph a completely dark sky, Russian photographer Daniel Kordan traveled to the Altiplano region of west-central South America, an area known for its absolute darkness, and which rises 12,300 feet above sea level. While here, Kordan captured the Uyuni salt flat with a special astrophotography camera. This type of camera unlocks the colors found in the sky, opening up the barriers between earth and space and casting the Milky Way onto the reflective flats. An Interactive Pond of Computer-Generated Koi Fish Designed by teamLab. 32 Stunning Photos Of San Francisco In The 40s And 50s. The hardcore teen bike messengers of the early 1900s. The water's lovely: eerie Slovakian swimming pools – in pictures.

Astonishing, rare images of the Vietnam War from the winning side. Equipment and supplies were precious. Processing chemicals were mixed in tea saucers with stream water, and exposed film was developed under the stars. Hong Kong In The 1950s Captured By A Teenager. Surreal Photos Of Russia That Look Like A Strange Fairytale. Frank Herfort captures surreal moments in Russia. His series "Time In Between – Fairy Tale Of Russia" document the bizarre and beautiful contradictions of daily life in Moscow, St. Petersburg and other areas in Russia. Fictional ruins from fictional worlds – BLDGBLOG. [Image: Science Building, London, England, 2003, by Carl Zimmerman. Rare hand-colored photos of Japanese samurai in the late 1800s.

The military-nobility caste known as samurai — roughly meaning “those who serve” — emerged in medieval Japan as provincial warriors, and rose to control the country in the 12th century. Ancient Greek sculptures dressed up in hipster clothing. The International Space Station Experiments With Long Exposure Photography [12 HQ Photos] 2016 Cinetik - K-droz - Association d'artistes. Concours 2016 Art Cinétique. It Is Not The World Of Smiles: Enchanted NSFW Dolls By Marina Bychkova. Auto mechanics pay homage to the legendary artworks of Renaissance painters. American photographer Freddy Fabris created unusual versions of famous Renaissance paintings. The idea came to him during a visit to a garage somewhere in the western United States. ’Why not?’ Childhood Of Tomorrow: The Incredible Surreal Art Of Simon Stålenhag.

ALEXEY TITARENKO. SARAH SITKIN. Here is a list of Websites I like to visit on LSD. Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter. Istanbul Inception: Warped Turkish Cityscapes by Aydin Büyüktas. Incredibly Realistic Wood Sculptures Of People Hand-Carved By Peter Demetz. Forms - Work - Albert Omoss. 10 Exhibitions To Look Forward To In 2016. Stephen Wilkes - Fine Art - Day To Night. Inge prader brings gustav klimt paintings to life using models and props. 12 stunning snowflake photos you won’t believe were taken by an amateur photographer. Charlie Davoli Creates Fantastical Worlds on his iPhone. [Best of 2015] The Year in Light Art. Roberto Ferri - Galleria quadri e dipinti. Viscous-Looking Photos of Models Completely Encased in Honey. Ray Caesar's Heartless Nymphs. The Richest Photographer in the World. When the Blitz forced Londoners underground, human spirit triumphed. An expansive photo record of Native American life in the early 1900s. 15 utterly incomparable sculptures of the past and present.

Massive LED Star Lights Up Malaysia.