Monthly Archives: July 2014

Nutella’s Finger Biscuits

Biscuit. Model for “Pappilan” exhibition – Bolzano / Milan – 2004. Purchased by Ferrero in 2006. This cookie is not born to keep in our hand, but to wears as a thimble, and then enjoy it in one mouthful together … Continue reading

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Beyond Limits and Byronic Series by Boris Pelcer

Awe. Ink & Acrylic on Bristol. 6.5 x 6.5 in. Boris Pelcer (b. 1985, Sarajevo, Bosnia) is an artist & designer based out of Milwaukee, WI, USA. His work is inspired by the sublime & the enigmatic facets of the … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Madness by Muse

“Madness” is a song by English alternative rock band Muse. It is the second track on the band’s sixth studio album, The 2nd Lawand is the second and lead single to be released from the album. It has spent 19 … Continue reading

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Art Collaboration Between Man and Insect

Trichoptera larva with case, 1980-2000. Material: gold and pearls. Dimension: 0.5 x 1.9 cm. Photographer: Frédéric Delpech. Image courtesy of the artist and Art:Concept gallery, Paris and MONA Museum of Old and New Art. Hubert Duprat is a French artist … Continue reading

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Sublime Ballpoint Pens Illustrations by Rebecca Yanovskaya

Ascent of Man and the Destruction of Magic /17.5×10.5″ /Ballpoint pen & 22K Gold Leaf Applique on Moleskine paper Rebecca Yanovskaya lives and works in Toronto, Canada. Her main focus is creating illustrations in the fantasy, sci-fi and horror genres. She … Continue reading

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World’s Largest Aquatic Insect Discovered

Photo credit: China News Service/ Zhong. A new species of insect appears to be the largest to spend most of its life in water Megaloptera is an order of insects. It contains the alderflies, dobsonflies and fishflies, and there are … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: After Dark by Tito & Tarantula

After Dark is a song by Tito & Tarantula, an American chicano rock/stoner rock band formed in Hollywood California in 1992 by singer/songwriter/guitarist Tito Larriva. Lyrics: Watching her Strolling in the night So white Wondering why It’s only After Dark In … Continue reading

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The Hyperrealistic Painter Eloy Morales

The Madrid-based artist is a master of hyperrealism. Each painting take to around a month to complete. “I don’t think you can choose a premeditated style, your style comes from the decisions you take through the years.” said Morales “I think the power … Continue reading

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Jews and Arabs refuse to be enemies: Social media campaign goes viral

#JewsAndArabsRefuseToBeEnemies The campaign was launched by Abraham Gutman (Jewish) and Dania Darwish (Arab), both students at Hunter College in New York, immediately after the start of Operation Protective Edge in Gaza – and this week it gained momentum. “For me, … Continue reading

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Hitachi Seaside Park

Image credits: Teerayut Hiruntaraporn Hitachi Seaside Park  is a public park in Hitachinaka, Ibaraki, Japan. Covering an area of 190 hectares, the park features blooming flowers around the year. The park has become known for its baby blue-eyes flowers, with the blooming … Continue reading

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