If you’re familiar with the work of Vincent van Gogh, you’ve undoubtedly seen his Sunflower paintings. Whether resting on a flat surface or propped up in a vase, sunflowers star in some of Van Gogh’s most famous still life depictions. Van Gogh repeatedly revisited these cheerful yellow subjects, culminating in two series: his Paris Sunflowers and his Arles Sunflowers.
Taking inspiration from the country’s flag, Fundamental Architects and Omega Render are proposing a futuristic new building in Kazakhstan.
Every day, an ever-growing number of plant and animal species risk extinction.
Colorado-based artist Dylan Gebbia-Richards creates three-dimensional, multicolored paintings that look like they’ve been created by an otherworldly volcanic eruption. Each rugged work is created using colored pigment and droplets of melted wax that, when applied, create unruly patterns and textures that jut out from the canvas. “I am inspired by moments of luminescence I perceive in my environment,” Richards tells My Modern Met.
Did you ever wish you had taken that drawing class? Or learned how to photograph beautiful blooms?
Japanese rock gardens—or Zen gardens—are one of the most recognizable aspects of Japanese culture.
With an interest in landscape, timelapse, and aerial photography, it’s only natural that Michael Shainblum would be attracted to lightning. While he has photographed the phenomenon on several occasions, his shot of an electrical storm illuminating San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge is among his most personally rewarding pieces. Why is this photo so important to Shainblum?
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For decades, artist Barbara Cole has captured dynamic photographs of figures floating underwater.
Festival season is upon us, which means it’s time to get creative with your outfits to dazzle the crowd. The (grass) roots of the festival fashion closet featured flower crowns, tie-dye, and ‘70s flares, but today, anything goes. With an abundance of fun accessories out there, it can be difficult to decide how best to flaunt your style in the sun.
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For 15 years, British artist Bruce Munro has illuminated landscapes around the world with his fanciful Field of Light installations.