Portraits by Kris Coolens

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Kris Coolens was born in Belgium and works and lives in Ghent. He is currently dedicated on portraying faces and he does it nicely. Individuality, loneliness, selfishness, solitary have different interpretations over different contexts. Coolens tried to depict individuality and solidarity through the faces of people he portrayed. Enjoy.

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Zombie Checklist Poster

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Are you prepared for the Zombie Apocalypse? If you’ve seen Design Different’s Zombie Safe Zone Maps you may be close. All you need now is a list of the most essential items to bring with you. This colourful and informative list highlights 14 must have items to take with you when you escape the zombie apocalypse.
View the more pictures of this print and a ‘Time Lapse Video’ on how it was made.

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:VIDEO: Photographer Captures Panda Girl in the Wild

Nowhere is Here is the latest video in CrzyPnda’s “Pnda Girl” series. If you’re not familiar with his work, CrzPnda is a black and white photographer whose work centers around capturing the female sensuality in new and unusual ways.

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Food Typography by Becca Clason

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Utah-based letterer and graphic designer Becca Clason created this cool series of original artworks combining food and typography.

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“Paint + Plastic Surgery” – Artist transforms Strangers into Bizarre Living Celebrity Sculptures with Paint and Plastic Pieces

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With her amazing Paint + Plastic Surgery project, the Canadian artist Marie-Lou Desmeules likes to turn total strangers into celebrities using paint and plastic pieces. From Karl Lagerfeld to Steve Jobs through Mozart, Elvis, Barbie or Pamela Anderson and Kim Jong Un, some strange and offbeat portraits with which the artist questions the notion of beauty and the place of modern icons in our society.

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Creepy Ceramics with Fingers and Mouths by Ronit Baranga

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“I would like that anyone who sees my work feels something – what they feel is not relevant to me, as long as they feel. I hope that the emerging feelings will cause the viewers to think about the ideas behind my work.” – Ronit Baranga

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Jane Perkins: artworks inspired by the found objects

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The artist Jane Perkins, from Great Britain, presents herself as a “re-maker”, getting inspired by the found objects to which she gives a new value by using them to achieve some extraordinary artworks. After working for a long time as a nurse and as a Mum at home, Jane Perkins obtained in 2006 a degree in Interior Textiles / Surface Design at Somerset College of Arts and Technology. During her studies at Somerset, she was drawn especially to recycling projects, for which, in the last year of studies she focused on such projects. Since 2008, she has been making iconic portraits from various found materials and since 2010 she has been working mainly with plastic objects, with their help she reinterprets famous artworks.

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Modern Ceramic Art by Shiegeki Hayashi

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Japanese modern artist Shigeki Hayashi using the traditional ceramic techniques creates whimsical ceramic figurines, inspired by science fiction and manga.

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A Mosaic Workshop in Syria

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A mosaic artwork, copied from an original painting, is pictured in a workshop in Kafranbel town in the Idlib governorate January 17, 2015. The mosaic workshop with 30 workers, manufactures artistic and revolutionary mosaics in Kafranbel. Each mosaic artwork takes 5 to 10 days to complete. The artists exhibit their artwork in local and international exhibitions, and have a scheduled exhibition this month about the “Syrian Revolution” in Turkey. (Photo by Khalil Ashawi/Reuters)

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Tattoo Week in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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A woman smiles as she gets a new tattoo during Rio Tattoo Week in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, January 16, 2015. Tattoo artists from Brazil and around the world gathered for the annual three day convention. (Photo by Silvia Izquierdo/AP Photo)

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30 Incredible Pieces of Coffee Latte art

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Coffee is one of favorite drinks for many people. Drinking coffee helps to wake you up or make you relax. There are more reasons for people to love the classic drinks besides taste of coffee. The process of preparing coffee could be as creative as drawing an art piece. By using latte art technique, various patterns or designs could be created on the surface of foam as well as smooth and sweet coffee drink.

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Business Card For A Makeup Artist And Hair Stylist

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Designer Lesha Limonov created a business card for a makeup artist and hair stylist. Solution: We created a business card with a face, on the basis of which you can create numerous striking images. Each new card is an individual product, a masterpiece that will have no analogues. And to create this masterwork all you need is just simple material: marker, ink, lipstick, eyeshadowю

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Santa Classics by Ed Wheeler

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Santa Classics is a series of collages created by Pennsylvania based photographer Ed Wheeler. It consists of auto portraits of Ed as Santa Claus integrated in reproductions of famous paintings.

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Magical Fire and Ice Castle

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A photographer has discovered a spectacular way of keeping warm during winter – using fire to heat up icy locations. Sam Scholes uses long-exposures to capture the movement of fire in front of ice-covered backdrops. After lighting steel wool his friend Scott Stringham swings the flaming object in order to make swirling patterns. The result of this technique – captured at Midway Ice Castles in Utah is a vibrant image with the warm light dancing across the cold scenes. (Photo by Sam Scholes/Caters News)

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60 Creative Bookshelf Ideas

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Reading books might be everyday business for a book lover. How do you collect the books in your bookshelf? In the eyes of interior designers, every element could be an opportunity to spark their designing inspirations, so could be the bookshelf. Bookshelf decorating is more than just eye-catching, it makes your your books more appealing to you and your room more representing your personality and style.

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