It’s Showering Rainbows!


It’s not often that we get completely blown away by new and original art but we did after seeing Gabriel Dawe’s work. Back in November 2010, Dawe stunned us with his gorgeous rainbow thread installations. Since then, the Mexico City-born artist has been busy, exhibiting at the Pump Projects in Austin for the Texas Biennial, at Centraltrak in Dallas and at Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art (HVCCA) in upstate New York. For his Dallas and New York shows, Dawe changed it up a bit by creating some showering rainbows!

Centraltrak Relics and Remembrance in Dallas, Texas.

HVCCA in Upstate NY


In addition to the above shots, Dawe sent us these photos of what he does with the thread after the shows are finished. “Once they come down, I put the thread in plexiglass boxes and they become some sort of relic.” Dawe says. “People have had a good response to them, specially when they learn they used to be installations.”


If you’d like to see one of these beautiful installations in person, Dawe’s HVCCA pieces will be showing until July 24, 2011. Click here for more details.

Gabriel Dawe’s website





December 4, 2016

Adventure Photographer Swims With Millions of Jellyfish

Ever wonder what it would be like to swim with jellyfish? Travel and adventure photographer Kien Lam fulfilled this fantasy by flying across the globe to Jellyfish Lake in Micronesia. Anyone who has been stung by a jellyfish can attest—it’s not a pleasant experience. But Jellyfish Lake in Palau is filled with millions of jellyfish that have evolved in a way that makes it safe for humans to swim in the same waters.

Read Article


December 3, 2016

Adventurous Photographer Treks to Remote Buddhist Village Before It Disappears

If you’re unfamiliar with Larung Gar, it may be because the small, remote town located in a far-flung corner of China has largely stayed out of the tourism spotlight. It is, however, a cultural and historical Tibetan treasure that has been undergoing tremendous changes in the past few decades, particularly in the midst of global controversy between Tibet and China.

Read Article


Get Our Weekly Newsletter