Do you know which species of animals are indigenous to your area? Artist Anton Thomas has created a pictorial map that is both educational and stunning to look at. Titled Wild World, this large-scale piece is hand-drawn in colored pencil and pen, requiring three years to complete from start to finish. From American bison to the kangaroos of Australia, this map features 1,642 animals across all seven continents, and the oceans that separate them.
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Decorating the edges of book pages is a tradition spanning hundreds of years.
Artist Katerina Marchenko continues to elevate embroidery by weaving long, colorful strands of yarn into massive portraits.
In the late 19th century, Impressionism blossomed under the talents of Claude Monet and Pierre Auguste-Renoir. Since then, it has inspired many variations and successors, including the Open-Impressionist style. Led by artist Erin Hanson, this modern adaptation relies on impasto paint strokes without layering. She demonstrates the beauty of this style by rendering a variety of kaleidoscopic landscapes.
When Sara Rivers Cofield picked up a vintage 19th-century dress in 2014, she didn't expect to find a mystery along...
Since its debut in 1996, Pokémon has become a fixture of pop culture.
With so many dogs and cats in need of a loving home, photographers Kelly Pratt and Ian Kreidich do their part to make them feel loved. For the sixth year in a row, their studio Dancers & Dogs paired animals from the Stray Rescue of St. Louis with professional dancers from Saint Louis Ballet in a series affectionally titled Muttcracker.
For many people around the world, Greta Gerwig's Barbie movie was a defining film of 2023, inspiring Barbie-core among other...
As one of the preeminent artists of the Dutch Golden Age, Rembrandt created some of the world's most famous paintings.
Houseplants are a great way to add a bit of color and life into your interior space. But cultivating the lush garden of your dreams can require a lot of work. Fortunately, by piecing together one of Galison's puzzles, you can grow beautiful plants without water and soil. All you need is a coffee table and some downtime, and you can replicate dozens of green flora.
Stargazers can find constellations in all kinds of shapes in the sky.
Since NASA's James Webb Space Telescope began its mission in 2022, we have seen stunning images of astronomic sights like...