Miniature city made out of bricks by Matteo Mezzadri

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Italian photographer Matteo Mezzadri starting from the basic element of construction, the brick, built an entire model city in his studio and then photographed the buildings in primarily static, symmetrical compositions. The project “Minimal City” explores architectural density and the spatial components of the modern metropolis.

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The anatomical paintings of Nunzio Paci

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Italian artist Nunzio Paci mixes plants and animals with human anatomies to create intricate paintings.

“My whole work deals with the relationship between man and Nature, in particular with animals and plants. The focus of my observation is body with its mutations. My intention is to explore the infinite possibilities of life, in search of a balance between reality and imagination.”

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Vibrant Paintings by Erik Jones

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Erik Jones‘s work is vibrant and colorful, expressing a heightened sense of realism captured in his female subjects, juxtaposed with sporadic mark making and non-representational forms that could be said to mimic geometric high-end fashion. This effect is achieved by using multiple mediums such as watercolor, colored pencil, acrylic, water-soluble wax pastel and water-soluble oil on paper.

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Most Bizarre Creatures on Earth

With researchers discovering new animals every day it can be nearly impossible to keep up with all the wonderfully weird animals on earth. Here’s a look at some strange creatures you may have never seen before.

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Sculpting with Nails

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While in college, artist John Bisbee was scavenging in an abandoned house looking for items to incorporate into a series of found-object sculptures when he kicked over a bucket of old rusty nails. To his astonishment, the nails had fused together into a bucket-shaped hunk of metal. He had an epiphany. For nearly three decades, Bisbee has welded and forged 12-inch spikes under the mantra, “Only nails, always different.” He shares with American Craft, “A nail, like a line, can and will do almost anything. What can’t you draw with a line? The nail is just my line.”

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Drawings Made Out Of Thousands Of Doodles

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Artist Sagaki Keita  lives and works in Tokyo. His densely composited pen and ink illustrations at first glance appear to be a simple sketch or a quick drawing but a closer look reveals that these intricate artworks are made up of thousands of tiny cartoonish doodles. The artist combines his training in the arts with a childhood love of comics and graffiti to create the clever pictures.

All things are composed of whole and part. For instance, the human body is built from 60 trillion cells. Your country is part of nations all over the world. And, the solar system including our planet is a part of the galaxy. However, the concept of ‘whole and part’ is not fixed. It’s in flux if we interpret from a different viewpoint, the wholeness which we defined is converted into the partialness. Domain in the relations of both, it never ends. The concept of my creation is the relations of borderless ‘whole and part’. As i draw a picture in this concept, i want to express conflict and undulation from relations of whole and part, cannot be measured in addition and subtraction (the whole in the grand total of the part. and the part by the whole division).

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Uprooted

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Jorge Mayet is a Cuban refugee now living and working in Mallorca, Spain, internationally known for his sculptures and installations . His most important works are his fantastic trees installations, depicting uprooted trees suspended by invisible threads, that seem like a metaphor for his yearning for his homeland.

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