Art

October 13, 2018

Incredible Bodypainting Disguises Woman as a Swimming Sea Turtle

We’ve seen many cutting edge body painting artists who use the human body as a canvas, and one who continuously astounds us with his nature-inspired works is Johannes Stötter. From a tropical frog to a majestic lone wolf, Stötter uses his painting skills to disguise human bodies as incredibly realistic animals. For his latest trick-of-the-eye illusion, the clever artist transforms the body of female model Sara Costabiei into a lifelike sea turtle.

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October 11, 2018

Artist Crafts Miniature Replicas of Japanese Houses Filled With Traditional Details

While we’ve seen many different forms of dioramas, there’s something that all of them have in common: the alluring beauty that comes from capturing our world in miniature form. The work of New York-based artist Simon Lo is no exception. The talented miniaturist creates incredible, scaled-down versions of traditional Japanese houses that are filled to the brim with tiny hand-crafted items. Each charming miniature is planned and hand-built with incredible attention to detail.

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October 10, 2018

15 Contemporary Art Gifts Inspired by Today’s Top Artists

Do you love contemporary art? If so, take a peek at this modern-day masterpiece: a collection of contemporary art gifts. Here, you’ll find unique presents inspired by the iconic work of today’s top artists. If you’re interested in forward-thinking fashion, you’re sure to feel “toe-tally” stylish in a pair of Yayoi Kusama socks—especially when paired with show-stopping accessories like a Banksy necklace or a Guerrilla Girls pin.

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October 8, 2018

Learn the Basics of Perspective to Create Drawings That Pop Off the Page

Drawing is full of fundamental techniques that will improve how you create art. And if you like to draw realistically, understanding these methods is vital. Perspective is one of these approaches that will help you become a better draftsperson—especially when it comes to architecture. What is perspective drawing in art? Perspective drawing gives objects on a 2D surface a sense of three-dimensionality. There are two types of perspective: linear perspective and atmospheric perspective.

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