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Technologist Joe O'Connell and sculptor Blessing Hancock recently teamed up to create Brilliance, a family of six sculptures composed of multilingual phrases collected from the community, cut out of stainless steel, and welded together in lantern-like forms. The duo, who have previously collaborated on similar…

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London-based photographer Bella Kotak creates beautiful narratives by blending together feminine figures within a sea of floral surroundings. Her series, In Bloom, features incredibly expressive portraits which convey strong emotion through the very meditative figures.

In each scene, soft delicate petals gently consume the subject as she embraces the enchanting silence of nature. Kotak…

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A Photo Exploration of the Nomadic Culture in Mongolia

Always curious about the world around him, Santa Barbara-based photographer Brian Hodges recently traveled to Mongolia to document the everyday life of traditional nomadic communities throughout the country.

He spent his time getting to know the culture and living within a wandering community. According to the artist, "These families migrate based on the season and the…

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Our favorite types of dogs come from all over the world, and illustrator Lili Chin would know - she’s drawn nearly 200 of them! Starting in the summer of 2014, she presented the series Dogs of The World, which is a collection of 192 canine breeds grouped by their geographical location and country. The illustrative posters feature cartoon-style characters that highlight the unique…

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Olena Skytsiuk is a Ukrainian artist who paints gorgeous folk-inspired works with an unusual brush. A special handmade tool is created with cat’s hair that’s then used to produce artworks that consist of thousands of small strokes. The meticulous nature of these paintings result in lusciously-colored nature scenes and decorative floral arrangements that seamlessly flow throughout the composition.…

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When established photographer Sandro Miller decided to do a project to honor the photographers who had inspired him and shaped his career, he called on his longtime friend and frequent collaborator John Malkovich to help him. The Hollywood legend instantly agreed, and consequently helped bring to life Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich: Homage to Photographic Masters, a…

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Berlin-based fashion and portrait photographer Olaf Heine departs from his usual subjects of celebrities and haute couture with Brazil, a collection of intimate, black-and-white photos that highlight the multifaceted charms of the South American country. Published in a hardcover photo book by teNeues, Heine's…

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Designer and architect Margot Krasojević recently revealed designs for this futuristic home concept, called the Hydroelectric Tidal House, in which tidal wave power is harnessed to generate energy. The idea proposes the construction of a structure with an outer and inner shell. The concrete outer shell anchors the house to the beach and uses solar cells to provide an…

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15-year-old, Austrian-born photographer David Uzochukwu's atmospheric portraits express powerful emotions through moody scenes and surreal imagery. His conceptual images evoke somber feelings, as quiet moments reveal flowing tears, eyes shut tightly against the world, faces darkened by shadows, and hunched shoulders that project loneliness and anxiety.

The Brussels, Belgium-based creative…

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