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Hundreds of Colorful Café Chairs Take the Form of a Winding Roller Coaster in the Middle of a Public Square


All images via Baptiste Debombourg Baptiste Debombourg (previously here and here) has transformed a public square using the very objects that typically occupy it—taking 1200 café chairs and forming them into an elaborate roller coaster.

A New Mural by Seth Globepainter on the Streets of Montreal


This clever new mural by Julien Malland, aka Seth Globepainter (previously here and here) just appeared on the streets of Montreal.

Tiny Reclaimed Wood Cabins That Appear Plucked From the Pages of Dr. Seuss


Dan Pauly builds guest cottages, playhouses, garden sheds, and saunas all appearing to be perfectly suited for an enchanted forest.

Sponsor // Get 57% Off the Craftsy Online-Video Class ‘Dynamic Detail in Pen, Ink & Watercolor’


Depict the world around you in fascinating detail using a relaxed, methodical approach. With artist and instructor Steven Reddy as your guide, capture highly detailed scenes as you learn techniques for creating contour drawings, grisaille underpaintings, beautiful watercolors, and more.

Paintings of Birds Sprinkled with Color by Frank Gonzales


Artist Frank Gonzales refers to his process as a cross-pollination of elements, a mixture of realism and artificiality expressed through acrylic paintings of birds perched atop plants and crystaline formations.

New Hand-Drawn Animations and Rotoscoping GIFs by Matthias Brown


Working with ink, paper, leaves, scissors, and other materials, Atlanta-based graphic designer Matthias Brown (previously) loves to experiment with rotoscoping and other traced animations that he shares on his Tumblr, Traceloops.

A Monumental Sculpture of Colorful Twine Netting Suspended Above Boston


One hundred miles of twine compose this public sculpture of suspended netting above Boston, a structure that spans the void of an elevated highway that once split downtown Boston from its waterfront.

A 17th-Century Stanchi Painting Reveals the Rapid Change in Watermelons through Selective Breeding


Giovanni Stanchi (Rome c. 1645-1672). Oil on canvas. 38 5/8 x 52½ in. (98 x 133.5 cm.) / Courtesy Christie’s Old master work paintings are frequently cited for their depiction of historical events, documentation of culture, or portraiture of significant people, but there’s one lesser known use of some paintings for those with a keen eye: biology.

New Images by Photographer Stephen Orlando Capture Musicans’ Movement Through Light


Bach Cello Suite No. 1 Prelude Photographer Stephen Orlando (previously) captures the nearly imperceptible movement one makes when quickly sliding a bow along strings, the senses typically drawn to the sounds rather than appearance of the instrument being played.

Unusual Hybrid Animal and Wildlife Murals Painted by Alexis Diaz


Puerto Rican artist Alexis Diaz (previously) brings textures and patterns reminiscent of traditional engraving techniques to his murals of phantasmagorical creatues using only a paintbrush.

San Francisco-Based Company Builds Guitars From Recycled Skateboard Decks


Nick Pourfard is 22-year-old artist, musician, and skateboarder currently combing his multiple talents into one package: guitars built from reclaimed skateboard decks.

Green 3D Printer Prints Living Designs From Organic “Ink”


Project PrintGREEN is turning 3D printers into on-demand gardeners after designing a “green” 3D printer in 2013.

This Salt-Powered Lamp Stays Illuminated for 8 Hours on a Glass of Seawater


First the sea gave birth to life. Now, thanks to a trio of Philippine-based inventors, it is giving birth to light as well.

Remake: Master Works of Art Reimagined, a New Book by Jeff Hamada


Salvador Dali, “The Ship,” 1942-43, watercolor on paper, remake by Justin Nunnink Dante Gabriel Rossetti, “The Day Dream,” 1880, oil on canvas, remake by Tania Brassesco and Lazlo Passi Norberto Four years ago, Booooooom creator Jeff Hamada asked the internet to join in on an art challenge to recreate their favorite old master paintings as contemporary photographs.

Street Artists Collaborate with Mexican Government to Bring Vibrant Splash of Color to an Entire Neighborhood


In a fantastic attempt at urban renewal, the government of Mexico recently collaborated with a group of local street artists called Germen Crew to paint a 20,000 square meter mural across the facades of 209 homes in the district of Palmitas in Pachuca, Mexico.

Joni Niemelä’s Macro Photographs Capture Carnivorous Plants’ Alien-Like Structures


“Drosera” photo series Joni Niemelä captures the moments within nature often looked over, the extreme details seen best through macro photography and an imaginative eye.

A Rainbow of Vegetation Consumes a Building in a New Mural from ‘Blu’ in Rome


Photos by the artist and Valentino Bonacquisti Street artist Blu (previously) just wrapped up work on this monumental mural on the streets of his new home in Rebibbia, Rome.

Italian Sculptor Carves an Impressive Dragon Head from a Watermelon

Hey it’s Friday and it’s summer, so here’s Italian sculptor Valeriano Fatica carving an awesome dragon head out of a watermelon.

Brian Kane’s “Unvertisement” Billboards Display Artwork Instead of Products Along Massachusetts Highways


All images @Brian Kane, photography by Nate Wieselquist and Simone Schiess Created as a set of billboards along two Massachusetts highways, “Healing Tool” is a temporary public art installation by artist Brian Kane produced to temporarily relieve stress and promote introspection during one’s monotonous daily commute.

Jay Mohler Updates the Traditional Craft of Homespun God’s Eyes to Create Elaborate Masterpieces up to 24 Inches Wide


Far more than just popsicle sticks and yarn, Jay Mohler‘s Ojos de Dios or “God’s Eye” mandalas update the craft often seen at sleepaway camps and elementary classrooms.


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