Temporary Sand Paintings by Joe Mangrum

Artist Joe Mangrum, armed with bags of colored sand, decorates the streets of Chicago, New York, San Francisco and other cities. His sand paintings are not pre-sketched; they start to appear spontaneously on the streets and in 6 to 8 hours they are completed.

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Whimsical Flying Ships by Luigi Prina

Italian architect Luigi Prina came up with a magical world of flying ships. His collection consists of handmade paper and balsa wood mechanisms, suspended from the ceiling.

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A Series of Minimalist Poster Quotes

This series of minimalist prints are all based on intriguing and thought provoking quotes. Each design playfully touches on the meaning behind each quote by representing it in the most minimal way. Designed by Toronto based art shop Design Different.

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Insects Made From Watch Parts by Justin Gershenson-Gates

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Chicago-based artist Justin Gershenson-Gates creates handcrafted steampunk insects and arthropods from watch parts. The bugs take the author usually several hours to make.

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Impressive Geometric Sand Castles by Calvin Seibert

Artist Clavin Seibert, through many years of practice, developed an ability to create these beautiful sand castles that have some nearly impossible shapes.

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Rock Balancing Structures by Michael Grab

Colorado-based land artist Michael Grab creates really amazing balancing rock structures that seem to defy the laws of physics. It requires a huge amount of patience and an incredible sense of balance.

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A Traditional Candle Factory

An Indonesian worker carries a giant candle at a traditional Chinese candle maker for the upcoming Lunar New Year in Bogor, Indonesia, 27 January 2015. The Chinese Lunar New Year, known here as Imlek, is only three weeks away. The whole city is getting decked out to celebrate the event on 19 February 2015. (Photo by Adi Weda/EPA)

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Piñata-Making Art in Mexico

A piñata is a container often made of papier-mâché, pottery, or cloth; it is decorated, and filled with small toys or candy, or both, and then broken as part of a ceremony or celebration. Piñatas are commonly associated with Mexico. The idea of breaking a container filled with treats came to Europe in the 14th century, where the name, from the Italian pignatta, was introduced. The Spanish brought the European tradition to Mexico, although there were similar traditions in Mesoamerica. The Aztecs had a similar tradition to honor the birthday of the god Huitzilopochtli in mid December. According to local records, the Mexican piñata tradition began in the town of Acolman, just north of Mexico City, where piñatas were introduced for catechism purposes as well as to co-opt the Huitzilopochtli ceremony. Today, the piñata is still part of Mexican culture, the cultures of other countries in Latin America, as well as the United States, but it has mostly lost its religious character.

In this January 23, 2015 photo, Melesio Vicente Flores carries piñatas designed to look like Disney princesses Elsa and Sofia, to his truck as he prepares a delivery to market vendors, at his home in the Iztapalapa neighborhood of Mexico City. Despite some past problems with copyright infringement crackdowns, piñata makers say they have to make the characters their clients want. (Photo by Rebecca Blackwell/AP Photo)

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International Tattoo Expo 2015 in Venezuela

Mary Jose Cristerna, a Mexican known as The Vampire Woman, poses for the public to take portraits of her during the annual Venezuela Tattoo International Expo in Caracas, Venezuela, Thursday, January 29, 2015. Tattoo artists from around the world are gathering for the four-day event that also includes under the skin implants and body piercing. (Photo by Ariana Cubillos/AP Photo)

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Three-Dimensional Goldfish Painted on Resin by Riusuke Fukahori

Japanese artist Riusuke Fukahori paints three-dimensional fish using a complex technique that involves painting layers of resin.

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Beautiful Origami Mosaics by Kota Hiratsuka

Japanese paper artist Kota Hiratsuka makes beautiful origami mosaics by folding geometric paper patterns and sells the PDF templates of his works on his site.

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Impressive Porcelain Sculptures by Kate McDowell

Conceptual artist Kate McDowell creates delicate porcelain sculptures that express her vision on the subject of the confrontation between nature and the effect of the industrialized society on nature.

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Collapsing Architecture Collage Outcomes

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These mysterious and dark collapsing architecture outcomes are the work of designer Seth Clark from Pennsylvania, USA. The collapsed illustrated forms are created with numerous materials that include but are not limited to charcoal, pastel, acrylic, graphite and Wood. Clark’s use of materials on paper creates a realistic yet abstract view of destruction, something the planet is riddled with in a setting of poverty, war and natural disasters.

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Hyperrealistic Pencil Drawings by Italian Artist Emanuele Dascanio


Check out this amazing set of hyperrealistic pencil drawings by an artist from Garbagnate Milanese/Italy, Emanuele Dascanio.

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Jessica Rimondi Paintings


Although Jessica Rimondi uses neutral or even pale colours to paint, her work has a vibrant movement, a flow within the pale surface she constructs. Her paintings are very engaging without exaggerating at any level of her commitment. Her work has a rhythm giving the audience further reflections apart from what is actually painted.

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