Kyung Soon Park is a Korean artist who's work carefully blends both modern and traditional art. As an Asian American, her work resonates with me because it has me thinking about my own cultural heritage - where my parents came from and the struggles they went through to give us a better life. With sweeping brush strokes, Park creates a world that reminds us that as…
With Banksy's new show opening this past weekend in Bristol, we're finally getting to see more of his new art work circle around the web. As a political activist and social commentator, Banksy rises above other artists by giving us a story behind every one of his creations. He makes us think about where our society is, has been or is going to and, hence, gives us…Continue
Yes, The French Laundry does make for a memorable meal, but I don't think it's the tantric orgasm that many make it out to be. To be fair, however, I thought the meal was comparable to the one at Sona, but a pinch short of those found at…Continue
It's not often that I stumble upon a beautifully modern house who's interior takes my breath away. This Long Island, NY beach house not only has awesome views of the Atlantic, it's decorated to perfection inside. Someone call the realtor. I'm moving in.
Added by alice on June 14, 2009 at 9:30am — No Comments
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Autumn Whitehurst is a Brooklyn based illustrator who beautifully captures the essence of a woman. Each of the woman she creates has a trademark glow about them, making them almost realistic. Using a combination of photography and photoshop, Whitehurst has that rare ability to blend different mediums to create works of art that are just beautiful.…
Model designers at LEGOLAND have recreated Barack Obama's Inauguration. Find out more about it here.
More like this at Chung Designs…
Artist Bec Winnel has an undeniable gift. She somehow manages to create depth in the beautiful women she draws. As she states, "I know what it feels like to be intimidated by beautiful women, but now I look at a beautiful woman and admire her beauty for what it is. Her story, what's behind that beauty, that's important. The women I draw have stories in their eyes -…
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How do you take an old, nostalgic brand and make it fresh and modern? Just ask graphic designer Richard Perez. Using bright colors, fun fonts and cute creatures, he reminds us why we love our J-E-L-L-O! Apparently this is only his student work. Someone call Kraft and tell them to hire this guy!…
Leave it to Esquire to give us one of the best magazine covers we've seen in awhile. Israeli beauty Bar Rafaeli has the new Stephen King short story teased on her body. Wow.
One of our very favorite artists opens a new show in his home town today. Banksy has set up more than 100 pieces inside the City Museum and Art Gallery in Bristol, in southwestern England. With around 70 pieces that are new, this show is sure to bring people from all over the world to Bristol. In fact, city councilor Simon Cook said Friday the exhibition is expected to attract at least 100,000 visitors. It opens Saturday and runs until the end of August.…
One of my favorite wedding photographers, Max Wanger, performs his magic again with this wedding photo shoot of Adela and Rich. What strikes me most about this set is that the couple's eyes are closed in most of the shots. It's like they're taking in each beautiful moment with their eyes closed and their hearts open. Just beautiful, I tell ya.…
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Something about these photos by fashion photographer Carter Smith makes me want a piña colada. In this set, Carter captures the natural beauty of a tropical paradise, filled with gorgeous models who just can't seem to keep their hands off each other. Maybe there's something in the water...…
How sexy is this luxury yacht? Swiss company Code-X created this 47′ 7” ” catamaran which according to them, “unites radical purism, the optimal benefit of renewable energy, and the sheer power of a racing machine in one boat.”
Depending on your mood, the Code-X-Yacht can either be thrust along at a brisk 80 knots by twin Ilmor formula one engines,…