Art & Design

Some of the most inspirational artists, designers, and their works.

ToysRLikeUs Series: The Secret Life of Woody from ‘Toy Story’

Woody from Disney's Toy Story is a... party animal?? What?? Haha, no, he's not. At least, we don't think he is... but photographer Santlov thinks so. In his ongoing photography series, 'ToysRLikeUs', Santlov takes iconic...
Fabian Oefner Sound Wave Photography

Dancing Colors: Sound Wave Photography by Fabian Oefner

 Zurich, Switzerland-based photographer Fabian Oefner released a photography series called Dancing Colors: making sound waves visible in January 2012. What is displayed here as an explosion and symbiotic movement between colors is a big project capturing the beauty in...
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Umbrella Installation Art in Águeda, Portugal

In the town of Águeda, Portugal, there is an umbrella art installation where whimsical, brightly colored umbrellas magically "float" mid-air over a promenade, making any person's walk down the street feel like a childhood whimsy....
Mattew Olin - Some Type of Hero

Matthew Olin & “Some Type of Hero”: Superheroes as Brands, Colors, & Typography

Duluth, Minnesota-based designer Matthew Olin just recently released images from his exhibition in December 2011. The exhibition, entitled "Some Type of Hero," was his MFA thesis project at the University of Minnesota. Matthew broke...
Lego Bridge by German Street Artist MEGX

LEGO Bridge by German Street Artist MEGX

I love it when a city uses street art to beautify the neighborhood. This 250-square-meter blank overpass in Wuppertal, Germany, was transformed into a LEGO Bridge last year when German companies Akzenta and Klauser...
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Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style Exhibit Opens in London

Today, the Barbican Centre in London, England, is showcasing an exhibit entitled "Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style," with more than 400 items included in the acclaimed Bond Films from the 1960’s until...

Takashi Murakami: Modern Day Andy Warhol

Takashi Murakami is known as the modern day Andy Warhol. Murakami has created his own genre in the postmodern art world, coining the term “superflat” in 2002 (spurring off of the category of neo-pop...

Origami Tessellation Art by Joel Cooper

Kansas-based artist Joel Cooper specializes in the folding technique known as origami tessellation, in which the geometric folds repeat in patterns of creases throughout a single piece of paper to create three-dimensional abstract designs...

Top 10 Artist Recreations of Disney Princesses

My friend had sent me over a link to the Pocket Princesses, and in my fit of laughter as I scrolled through her cartoons, I decided to make this post on my top 10...
The River Rocks Casino

Three Canadian Casinos that Give Vegas a Run for its Money

Three Canadian Casinos that Give Vegas a Run for its Money Although Canada has something of a reputation as America’s more mild-mannered cousin, it is perhaps only by comparison that the Canuks have come to...
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10 Kitchen Decor Ideas for the Weekend

Don't lie. You're definitely running for "Kitchen of the Year" next year, aren't you?
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Cute: Makeover Your Craft Space With This Cross Stitch Wall Design

We believe that your craft room, like your bedroom, should be a sanctuary. It should also be one of the more creative spaces in your house, since, after all, you'll be spending...