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New! Art History in Contemporary Life Alexey Kondakov

Ukrainian artist Alexey Kondakov (previously) takes figures from classical and historical artworks and photoshops them into modern every day life, thus creating his ongoing series “Art History in Contemporary Life”. Facebook via  [This Isn’t Happiness] Advertisements

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Contemporary Embroidery by Sarah K. Benning

Sarah K. Benning is an American fiber artist. Though Sarah’s formal training and background are in the fine arts, she is self-taught in the craft of embroidery.  She approaches each piece primarily as an illustration, often abandoning traditional stitches and … Continue reading

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Wat Rong Khun – The White Temple of Chiang Rai

Wat Rong Khun better known as the White Temple, is a contemporary, unconventional, privately owned, art exhibit in the style of a Buddhist temple in Chiang Rai Province, Thailand. The temple outside the town of Chiang Rai attracts a large number … Continue reading

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Art History in Contemporary Life Alexey Kondakov

Ukrainian artist Alexey Kondakov takes figures from classical and historical artworks and photoshops them into modern every day life, thus creating his ongoing series “Art History in Contemporary Life”. Facebook via [Supersonic][Colossal]

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Not only pizza, spaghetti and mandolino – 3

The last of the 3 famous italian artists of hip hop / rap ( Here the first, and here the second ) Fabri Fibra Born Fabrizio Tarducci on 17 October 1976 His first single, released in Europe 4 April 2006, was “Applausi per Fibra” (“Applause … Continue reading

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Not only pizza, spaghetti and mandolino – 2

The second or the 3 famous italian artists of hip hop / rap.  ( Here the first )   Caparezza Caparezza (“Curly Head” in Molfetta’s dialect), pseudonym of Michele Salvemini, born 9 October 1973) is an Italian rapper. Born in Molfetta,Apulia, Caparezza debuted in 1997 at the Sanremo Festival under … Continue reading

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Not only pizza, spaghetti and mandolino

Hi folks! I was thinking about what are the italian songs known to rest of world, and I found all old stuff, certainly beautiful songs but old. So I want introduce you to some modern artists by genre (hip/hop, metal, … Continue reading

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