Inspiring archive for 2015-09-23

Artist Spotlight: Steven Chapman

(3 years ago)
Beautifully detailed paintings by San Francisco, California-based artist, Steven Chapman. Check out more images of Chapman’s recent work below!

Giant Sound-Amplifying Megaphones in Estonian Forest

(3 years ago)
Estonian Academy of Arts architecture students have placed giant wooden megaphones in the forest near Tallinn. Inspired by traditional bandstands, the installation draws attention to the natural rhythms and musicality of the forest. See more images below!

Artist Spotlight: Richard Colman

(3 years ago)
New work by San Francisco-based artist, Richard Colman. His solo exhibition, Faces, Figures, Places and Things, will be on display at the Chandran Gallery from September 25 to November 6. More images below!

13-ft Flower Bouquet in the Middle of the Ocean

(3 years ago)
Part of his ongoing project, “In Bloom” (which aims to create giant bouquets of flowers in places where they wouldn’t naturally occur), flower artist Azuma Makoto and his team constructed a 13-foot flower bouquet in the middle of the Hinoba-an Sea in the Philippines. … Continue reading →

Video of the Day: Memorable Phone Calls in Movies Combined into One Hilarious Conversation

(3 years ago)
The guys at Burger Fiction created a highly entertaining supercut combining dozens of memorable phone calls from various films into one perfectly nonsensical conversation. Bonus points if you can recognize all the films (there’s lots)! Watch “Movie Phone Super Call” below.

Artist Spotlight: Melissa Cooke

(3 years ago)
Wonderful series of photorealistic drawings by Minneapolis, Minnesota-based artist Melissa Cooke. Based on photographs Cooke took of herself, the closely cropped images are an experiment in traditional portraiture and personal reflections on feeling overwhelmed in a new place. More images … Continue reading →

Dumbledore

(3 years ago)
“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live. The trouble is, humans do have a knack of choosing precisely those things that are worst for them. The truth it is a beautiful and terrible thing, and therefore should be treated with caution…It takes a great deal of bravery to stand up […]

An Interview With Anders Nilsen & Book Giveaway

(3 years ago)
“What does it feel like being you?” is a question Poetry Is Useless both asks and addresses, offering a unique meditation on the very idea of uselessness and self-reflection. That’s not to say there isn’t also a whole lot of fun/poking … Continue reading →


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