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Surreal Animal Paintings by Samuli Heimonen

Finnish visual artist Samuli Heimonen through his surrealist paintings uses animals as a metaphor for human emotion. For him painting is a good tool to bring up stuff that you don’t normally see,… Continue reading

The colorful sea slugs

Image credits: Jim Lynn The sea slug is also commonly referred to as a sea cucumber, mainly because of the of the sea slug’s shape and the fact that it is normally found on… Continue reading

Panoramic Landscape Photography by Brian Kosoff

Brian Kosoff produces monochrome landscape images that speak in a whisper. Kosoff is a poet with a camera, rendering stanzas in grayscale using the rhythm of minimalistic images of pier pilings where you… Continue reading

Mount Etna Volcano in its snowy glory

Italian landscape photographer Lukas Furlan captured these fantastic photographs during his 9 day trip to the Mount Etna, an active volcano on the east coast of Sicily, Italy. 

Life size Animal Sculptures made out of Galvanized Wire

Kendra Haste is a contemporary animal sculptor working with the medium of galvanised wire. Artist’s statement What interests me most about studying animals is identifying the spirit and character of the individual creatures.… Continue reading

UNFRAMED ELLIS ISLAND

The UNFRAMED Ellis Island is an  installation, by  French artist JR, which brings Ellis Island’s abandoned hospital, its patients and staff members to life. From 1892 to 1954, over 12 million immigrants entered USA through the… Continue reading

Miniature wonderlands captured in molten glass

Devon-based Jenny Ayrton captures miniature wonderlands in molten glass. Her delightfully domestic sculptures are inspired by familiar everyday scenes. She encases delicate metal drawings within blocks of glass using a sand-casting technique. The… Continue reading

Paper coral reefs by Amy Eisenfeld Genserby

Connecticut-based artist Amy Eisenfeld Genser creates paper collages that depict underwater reefs as they would appear from above. These mixed media relief pieces  are about a foot wide. Genser treats the paper almost as a… Continue reading

Everyday objects combined with just a few pen strokes get an alternative life

A fun series of photos in which everyday objects  mixed with simple drawings  are turned into creative art. sodapopcat