Monthly Archives: February 2015

Hand-Painted Ceramic Plate Paintings by Molly Hatch

Molly Hatch is a innovative ceramic artist from Northampton, MA. Her career in ceramics has led to collaborations with institutions such as the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Clark Art Institute as well as … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Bad Reputation by Joan Jett

“Bad Reputation” is a rock song performed by Joan Jett and first released on her debut album titled Bad Reputation in 1980. Lyrics: I don’t give a damn ’bout my reputation You’re living in the past it’s a new generation … Continue reading

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Weekly Mermaid Project by Renee Nault

Mermaid Transformation Canadian illustrator Renee Nault mostly works in watercolor and inks. For much of the year she has painting a new mermaid every Friday. “The 2015 Mermaid wall calendar is here! Last years mermaid calendar was so popular I … Continue reading

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Mummy Found Hiding Inside Ancient Buddha Statue

During routine restoration, researchers discovered a surprise hidden in an ancient gold-painted Chinese Buddha statue: a mummy hidden inside. The mummy was once the Buddhist monk Liuquan, according to text found with the statue. Researchers then used radioactive isotopes of … Continue reading

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Girls and Roses by Sergio Lopez

Sergio Lopez is a graduate of the Academy of Art in San Francisco. His paintings of female nudes are soothing and graceful, with outstanding colors and textures. Website / Blog / Facebook / Twitter / Deviantart

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Jellyfish Air Plants by Cathy Van Hoang of Petit Beast

LA-based designer and art director Cathy Van Hoang is the genial owner and creator of Petit Beast, the original shop of Jellyfish Air Plants™, the air plants masquerading as jellyfish. “The idea of turning air plants into jellyfish was an … Continue reading

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Complexity Graphics by Tatiana Plakhova

“The main idea is to show a new way of “infographic” drawings. Because everything we see is biological, mathematical or geological information. It can also be cultural patterns or any other thing. Complexity Graphics works are based on mathematical simplicity … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Exploration from Coraline Soundtrack

Exploration is a song by Bruno Coulais, Mathilde Pellegrini, Helene Breschand, Hungrarian Symphony Orchestra Budapest & Laurent Petitgirard. Coraline is a stop-motion film (released on Feb 6, 2009) based on Neil Gaiman’s award-winning book about a girl who discovers a portal … Continue reading

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Scorpion Chair and More by Vyacheslav Pakhomov

Made by painter, sculptor, and woodcarver Vyacheslav Pakhomov, this is the perfect throne for evil overlords. And if you need some matching furnitures… Website via [OhGizmo]

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Poem of the Day: Fisches Nachtgesang (Fish’s Night Song) by Christian Morgenstern

 

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