Monthly Archives: June 2013

Song of the Day: Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) by Eurythmics

“Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)” (or simply “Sweet Dreams“) is a song written and performed by the British pop music duo Eurythmics (Annie Lennox and David A. Stewart). It was released as a single in early 1983, the title track of their album Sweet … Continue reading

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Floral Alchemy by Sixto-Juan Zavala

“Digital collages for Highlife Shop Magazine, comissioned by Cedar Communications. The content in the collages represent the notes in the perfumes. ” Sixto-Juan Zavala is a graphic designer, illustrator, and video jockey. He has a B.F.A. in Communication Design from Texas … Continue reading

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MOMENTS by Alice X. Zhang

I Found You – “I’ll wait for you. 5:00 at the station. Every day. Until you come.” – Slumdog Millionaire (2008) MOMENTS is an ongoing film poster illustration project by freelance designer, illustrator, and portrait artist Alice X. Zhang. Alice graduated the Rhode Island School of … Continue reading

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Dmitriy Samohin

Dmitriy Samohin is a master tattoo artist from Odesa, Odes’Ka Oblast’, Ukraine. Each tattoo is a piece of art. Official Facebook Page And Yes, these are real tattoos.

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Hand drawn animated GIFs by Dain Fagerholm

“Hi! How are you? My name is Dain 8) I am an artist & creator of stereographic drawings!” You’ve just met Dain Fagerholm, an illustrator of seattle, USA. He has developed a portfolio comprised of hand drawn three dimensional GIFs to which he has … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: White Rabbit by Jefferson Airplane

Feed your head, feed your head! “White Rabbit” is a song from Jefferson Airplane’s 1967 album Surrealistic Pillow. It was released as a single and became the band’s second top ten success, peaking at #8 on the Billboard Hot 100. The song was ranked … Continue reading

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Hyperrealistic Beached Whale Shocks London

photo credit: Getty Have you ever seen a whale beached on the shore of the river Thames in Greenwich? Don’t worry, this isn’t a real whale, but a life-size, 17-meter long fiberglass whale, created by Belgian Art collective Captain Boomer. And … Continue reading

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Anastassia Elias: that’s how she rolls!

“I cut the small paper shapes that I stick inside the toilet paper rolls. I use tweezers to manipulate the paper shapes. I selecte the paper of the same color as the roll. It gives the illusion that the paper … Continue reading

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Hypnotic Sculptures by Anthony Howe

In Cloud Light. Stainless steel. 224″h x 104″w x 52″d. Linked stainless disks rotating around a circular axis. Spins in ultralight winds but overbuilt to withstand strong “Kinetic sculpture resides at the intersection of artistic inspiration and mechanical complexity. The … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day: Nothing Gold Can Stay by Robert Frost

Nature’s first green is gold, Her hardest hue to hold. Her early leaf’s a flower; But only so an hour. Then leaf subsides to leaf. So Eden sank to grief, So dawn goes down to day. Nothing gold can stay. … Continue reading

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