Have you ever wished you had a big cuddly companion like Studio Ghibli’s Totoro? Or perhaps a fierce protector like Moro, the god of the wolves in Princess Mononoke? Well, though you can live out your dreams in real life, you can feed your fantasy with Japanese artist Monokubo’s imaginative art. The whimsical, animated characters from the Studio Ghibli films are the inspiration behind her giant animal illustrations.
Nothing captures the wilderness quite like a wolf howling at the moon.
Teachers are some of the most important figures in a child’s life.
The ways in which to physically memorialize a loved one have changed over time. In recent years, it’s become more common to remember someone not through a gravesite, but by using their remains to fertilize a tree or turning them into treasured art objects. Spirit Pieces is an online memorial arts gallery that specializes in commemorating those lost by encasing the cremation ash of people (or pets) into striking glass sculptures.
Pets aren’t just cute companions—they also come with some powerful mental health benefits.
Russian photographer Svetlana Kazina has a deep love of nature.
Dancing bears seem like something out of a fairy tale, but teacher and photography enthusiast Valtteri Mulkahainen found the magical scene happening in real life. Upon exploring the Finnish forest near the town of Martinselkonen, he saw a bear and her three cubs walking to a clearing. “I hid and watched to see what they would do,” he tells My Modern Met.
Princeton University researchers are currently in the Antarctic, drilling holes hundreds of feet deep in order to learn more about...
A star is born in a subway thanks to Lady Gaga’s iconic song “Shallow.
Fans of Game of Thrones and Aquaman actor Jason Momoa can now pick up a coloring book that features the Hawaiian star in fantastical and romantic illustrations. The adult coloring book, entitled Crush and Color: Jason Momoa, lets admirers immerse themselves in “more than 35 completely unique life-like drawings of the rugged dreamboat” as he takes on several rigorous or relaxing activities.
Set inside a former iron foundry in Paris, Atelier des Lumières was recently transformed, yet again.
For fans of indie films, the release of a new Wes Anderson flick is as anticipated as any of the...