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Portraits by Famous Models by Peter Stichbury

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Peter Stichbury was born in New Zealand and got his bachelors and masters degrees from Elam School of Fine Arts, University of Auckland. He has been awarded the Wallace Art Award, a prestigious, annual award in New Zealand. He had solo and group exhibitions through out the world (Auckland, Hong Kong, Los Angeles). His techniques vary from plain drawing to watercolour and he can even sculpture. His main focus is to paint portraits from renowned people. The strict faces and the very expressive eyes is what Stichbury delivers to his audience. As John Yau suggests: “Hung alongside Zuckerberg’s fizzog were faces of nearly oppressive flawlessness“. Below is Stichbury’s overall work throughout his career. Enjoy.

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10 Surrealist Rene Magritte Paintings

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One of the most famous paintings by Rene Magritte. Here, the artists insinuates how human vision is limited, where mirror signifies a physical reflection, while the eye is the symbol of selective and subjective personal view. It is layered with meaning, as an eye can be looked by, looked through and looked in.

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Giant Polar Bear Of London

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Her name is Aurora, and she is the star of “Aurora’s Parade”, the London chapter of ceride – Greenpeace’s global day of action to protest against Arctic destruction. According to DesignBoom, this giant people-powered super-puppet weighs about 3 tons and needs 15 puppeteers and 30 volunteers to operate. Aurora, described as “part protest, part performance”, has fur that includes the names of each supporter in the movement. Greenpeace hopes she will bring the voice and spirit of the Arctic to the public.

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Paintings by David Agenjo

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David Agenjo was born in Madrid and now resides in London. Although he is a self-taught artist his techniques are pure and distinct. He develops a new painting through an existing palette creating continuity over his work. His subjects are varied though most of the times are human beings as his primary focus is on human body. His work has been exhibited throughout the world: London, New York, Dublin, Madrid. Definitely something one needs to take a closer look.

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55+ Tattoos for Women

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It has become trending topic for women to get tattoos. Women like to wear sexy outfits and there is now a way to make them to be more confident in their skin by getting a particular style of tattoo. A lot of women are obsessed with the body art or thinking to get her first tattoo. Besides connection to fashion, beauty, there are more reasons why women love tattoos.

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“Tell Your Friends” – Rocco Malatesta

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Blues Brothers “Tell your Friends” by Rocco Malatesta Berlin, Germany

Rocco Malatesta works and lives in Berlin and has a clever portfolio of beautiful posters for sale. Check them out.
Hand pulled linocut print >>> Limited edition of 100. Hand Signed and Numbered.

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3D Print Studio Collaborates with Artists to Design & Create in 3D

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Modla, a 3D printing design consultancy from London, has recently completed its latest art collaboration with an exciting young artist, Damilola Odusote.

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Abstract Art

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Vasarely was one of the best representatives of Op Art, which was founded on abstraction, but employed optical illusion as the primary expressive element. His compositions are often black and white, playing with the eye, through a complicated juxtaposition of simplest elements.

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The Art of Yue Minjun

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Yue Minjun is a contemporary Chinese artist based in Beijing, China. He is best known for oil paintings depicting himself in various settings, frozen in laughter.

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Origami Artist Sipho Mabona creates life-sized Elephant from one Piece of Paper

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Following a successful campaign on Indiegogo which raised nearly $26,000, artist Sipho Mabona followed through on his promise to fold a life-sized elephant from a single giant sheet of paper.

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Surreal Paintings by Sonya Fu

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Sonya Fu (b. Fu Man-Yi 1982) is a surrealist artist based in Hong Kong. Growing up in the former British Colony where East meets West, Fu is influenced by both Oriental and Western culture.

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Intricate Leaf Carving Art by Lorenzo Duran

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The already well-known on the Internet artist Lorenzo Duran has a series of works made by carving leaves, which we want to share with you.

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The Bike Deconstructed

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A metal frame, two wheels, pedals, a seat, and handlebars—on first glance, bicycles look pretty straightforward. And yet, even today’s most stripped-down bicycles can feature as many as two hundred parts, each with a critical role to play. The unbelievably efficient way they work together is what makes modern bicycles such marvels of compact engineering, and sometimes frustrating to diagnose and repair. In The Bike Deconstructed, bicycle guru Richard Hallett dismantles the modern bicycle to uncover the origin, design, and evolution of every integral part. Through stunning photography, accessible writing, and clear diagrams, Hallett examines every aspect of the bike in detail…

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Embroidered 3D Insects and Snails by Claire Moynihan

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British needlewoman Claire Moynihan lives in countryside, in the village of Hertfordshire. She creates original and pretty unusual 3D figures of insects and snails from felt.

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Clever Illusion Creates Mind-blowing Inception-like Effect

The world is turning upside down as people fall from windows and children walk up building walls. Argentine artist, Leandro Erlich, creates a mind-blowing illusion called the ‘Dalson House’ for the Barbican.

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