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Sensational Light Tornadoes by Martin Kimbell

British photographer Martin Kimbell created this superb series of light tornadoes by using a smart combination of LEDs and long exposure techniques (see light painting). These intriguing airborne light forms were possible by simply (…)

2014 iPhone Photography Award Winners

Last week, the iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAWARDS), which celebrates the creativity of iPhone users, announced the winners of the 7th annual contest for the Photographers of the Year and 7 other categories (Animals, Architecture, Children, (…)

Laser Engraved Skate Decks

Lights on a very nice project by Brooklyn-based shop Magnetic Kitchen who designed and produced this series of laser engraved skateboard decks Laser Engraved Skate Decks. “To accomplish this the laser burns away a small layer of wood (…)

ReplaceFace: Celebrities in Neoclassical Paintings

ReplaceFace is a very cool online project which uses the works of George Dawe, an English portrait artist who painted 329 portraits of Russian generals active during Napoleon’s invasion of Russia in 1812. “I’m using digital (…)

Intersections: A Carved Wood Cube That Casts Shadows Onto Walls

Intersections is a stunning art installation created by mixed media artist Anila Quayyum Agha. Carved in wood, this cube features an embedded light in order to cast intricate patterns (from the Alhambra) of shadows(…)

Stardust Dance Photography by Ludovic Florent

In this mesmerizing photography series entitled “Poussières d’étoiles” (Stardust in English), French photographer Ludovic Florent captured dancers gracefully interacting with flour to highlight the range of motion that led them to posing this way(…)

18 National Flags Made of Food

Flashback on this creative series designed in 2011 by advertising agency Whybin\TBWA for the Sydney International Food Festival. These 18 popular flags were made were using local ingredients from each nation, and the result looks delicious. (…)

Heather Hansen Turns Physical Gestures into Art

Lights on the amazing work of New Orleans-based dancer and visual artist Heather Hansen, who creates kinetic drawings using her body in synchronized movements onto paper to create both a performance and an art piece. (…)

Mandela Sculpture by Marco Cianfanelli

Lights on a superb sculpture created in 2012 by South African artist Marco Cianfanelli to pay homage to the 50th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s arrest by the apartheid police in 1962. Installed in KwaZulu-Natal where he was arrested, (…)

Self-Inflicted Sculpture by Eliza Bennett

British artist Eliza Bennett used her own skin as a canvas by embroidering woven into the palm of her hand. This self-inflicted sculpture named “A woman’s work is never done” was made using coloured threads(…)