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Illustrator and designer David Olenick has a knack for pairing adorable characters with a biting wit. His minimalist artworks grace a variety of products like pillows and greeting cards but are most popular on t-shirts. Smiling foods, unhappy umbrellas, and puzzled dinosaurs accompany short sayings that reveal what the subject is thinking. Olenick’s designs give us a…

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For this year's Art Paris Art Fair, every night, from March 26 till March 29, the facade of the iconic Grand Palais will turn into a beautiful, digital canvas. Three different video projections will transform the exterior of the building from 6pm to midnight. 2014 was the first year Art Paris Art Fair organized a projection, Miguel Chevalier's The Origin of the…

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Get lost in the magnificent landscapes of Western Australia captured by Perth-based photographer Chris Beecroft. Moody tones and stark compositions paint a wanderlust-worthy picture of the region's sweeping valleys, craggy mountains, and secluded waterfalls. Devoid of people save for solitary figures who appear tiny in comparison to the vast land, these nature scenes are wild,…

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Meet the Ili pika (Ochotona iliensis), an extremely elusive, cuddly creature that is rarely seen by human eyes. Native to a remote region of China, the adorable mammal has been spotted only a handful of times in the Tianshan Mountains of the northwestern province of Xinjiang. Nicknamed the "magic rabbit" by the volunteers who study it, the teddy bear-like animal measures about 20…

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From March 20 to March 29, Eindhoven in the Netherlands is hosting one of Europe's most major art and technology events, the STRP Biennial. For 10 days, four large industrial halls are filled with monumental installations, cutting edge music and spectacular performances. This biennial focuses on the omnipresence of screens as it has called upon artists to show…

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This beautiful, geometric “telescope” turns gazing at the sky into a mesmerizing experience. From the outside, the piece looks like a plain, white cylinder. But if you stoop low and step inside, the white walls open up into a soaring dome that divides an onlooker’s view of the sky into intricate patterns.

Shoko Konishi, a student at Tama Art University in Japan, created the dome with…

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Adam Savage, perhaps best known as the co-host of MythBusters, is a huge Stanley Kubrick fan. He visited a traveling exhibit about the famed director’s films (it included scripts, memorabilia, and more) three times and spent a total of 10 hours taking it all in. But, he was ultimately disappointed that the hedge maze from the Overlook Hotel in The Shining wasn't…

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"Don't paint the scene in front of you. Paint the light that defines it and gives it life." Though he was raised on a farm in the Midwest, Thomas W. Schaller spent the majority of his life in Manhattan where he worked as a commercial architectural artist. Today, however, he works for himself, as a watercolor painter based in Los Angeles. Schaller…

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In the summer of 1970, French photographer Jack Garofalo (1923-2004) spent six weeks in Harlem, NYC shooting a series of photos for the cover story of Paris Match magazine. His candid street shots document the vibrant sights and culture of Harlem, focusing primarily on the predominantly black residents and their daily lives.

Many of the subjects of Garofalo's…

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