For travelers, every city has different sites and activities. Combine that concept with air travel, and Ecuadorian ad agency La Facultad came up with this creative ad for Tame Ecuador Airlines. With wings made out of city-specific items, visitors are encouraged to experience the many features Ecuador has to offer.…
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There's so much to love about the exquisitely detailed, explosive art by Nanami Cowdroy. Busy yet balanced, her powerful pieces jump out at you in black and white, as she masterfully uses a perfect amount of contrast and shading.
By intertwining complex characters and objects, her pieces reflect a juxtaposition between foreign and familiar entities and…
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How sexy is this building designed by Helsinki-based ALA Architects? I'm really diggin' the sharp lines and great color contrast on both the exterior and interior of this structure. In regards to modern architecture, it's an excellent example of form and function at it's best.
Currently under construction in Kristiansand, Norway, the Kilden Performing Arts…
At 32, Stella Im Hultberg is a shining star in the pop art world. A masterful artist using both oil on canvas and watercolor on tea-stained paper, she creates beautiful portraits of women, rich in gracefulness, and full of femininity. What I find most intriguing about her pieces are the blank expressions on the faces of her subjects. It's as if they have something to say, something to explain. Through their sad, sullen eyes, you see a desperate…
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"I'm mellllttttiiinggg!!!" That what I would say if I were one of these ice soldiers melting away in the Berlin sun.
Brazilian artist Nele Azevedo carved 1,000 miniature figurines out of ice and placed them on steps in central Gendarmenmarkt square. It was all part of an effort by the World Wildlife Fund to draw attention to melting ice caps in Greenland…
Opening Reception: September 5, 8pm-11:30pm @ CoproGallery: Santa Monica
You may have seen Dan May's dreamlike paintings in Alice post earlier this week. If you find yourself in Los Angeles this weekend, you can check out his artwork in person at CoproGallery in Santa…
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Designed by Atelier Feichang Jianzhu, the Shanghai Corporate Pavilion for the 2010 World Expo in Shanghai will be made out of thousands of plastic tubes from used CD cases. Multi-colored LED lights will be installed throughout the exterior of the structure, meaning the building could…
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Koto-in Temple, Kyoto [hi-def]
Could there possibly be a more serene place than a temple sanctuary in Kyoto, Japan? Highly influenced by Zen Buddhism, these Japanese temples and gardens create a perfect environment to meditate and leave life's troubles behind.
Also included in this set are…
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What would the world be like without war? Ad agency JWT Delvico imagines a world where massive pool parties are thrown on aircraft carriers and fighter jets are used as taxis. How wild would that be?!
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Mouserine by Khary Randolph
As most of you have probably heard, Disney agreed to purchase Marvel yesterday for a whopping $4 billion dollars. We were excited to hear about this promising partnership, but were especially interested in what type of babies the Disney and Marvel characters would make.…
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