Damian Elwes Renders Other Artists’ Studios – And They Are Amazing.

Basquiat’s Studio (Crosby Street_NYC, 1983) 2017, acrylic on canvas, 52″ x 66″

Santa Monica-based British artist Damian Elwes has been painting the studios of other artists for decades now. From those of masters like Picasso and Matisse to his more recent depictions of Basquiat and Georgia O’Keefe’s studios, his artworks are historically accurate pictorial peeks into these private sanctuaries where creativity thrives. Read more

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Modern Villa in Stuttgart Centers Around A Twisted Staircase (35 Photos)

This beautiful villa, known as the Haus em Weinberg, by UNstudio is a private residence with a stunning twisted central staircase and undulating design. Nestled between an ancient hillside vineyard and the Stuttgart citiscape, the modern white home is designed to take advantage of the views. Read more

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Raiders Of The Lost Darth. Another Movie Mashup from Fabrice Mathieu.

Raiders Of The Lost Darth Movie Mashup

French director/screenwriter/operator/editor Fabrice Mathieu is at it again, like his Darth by Darthwest trailer, he has taken two popular films and digitally composed them to appear as one seamless trailer with his newest movie mashup, Raiders Of The Lost Darth. Read more

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Victor Solomon’s Literally Balling

Victor Solomon’s series “Literally Balling” capitalizes on the level of cultural dominance achieved by the sport of basketball and its stars. By recreating basketball hoops and backboards with appropriated luxury materials he satirizes the religious devotion to the sport while simultaneously commenting on the fragility of luxury. Read more

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Hamish and Lyons Stepping Stone House (20+ photos)

Architects Hamish and Lyons worked with Momentum structural engineering to create the Stepping Stone House in Maidenhead, United Kingdom. The home, which hovers over a man-made lake, links the old with the new as it is an extension to a traditional, older Manor. Read more

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David Ma Imagines If Famous Directors Shot Cooking Videos.

Director and Food Artist David Ma has imagined if famous directors shot cooking videos. #FoodFilms are a series of shorts in which he re-imagines recipe tutorials as if they were directed by four of our favorite directors: Wes Anderson, Quentin Tarantino, Michael Bay and Alfonso Cuarón. They are imaginative, entertaining and wonderfully executed. Read more

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Solar Eclipse Postage Stamps Change With The Touch Of Your Finger!

The new “Total Eclipse of the Sun” U.S. postage stamps designed by Antonio Alcalá, and using real photos from a former Astrophysicist, are the very first to use Thermochromic ink, which reacts to the heat of your touch. Placing your finger over the black disc on the stamp causes the ink to change from black to clear to reveal an underlying image of the moon. Read more

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Macabre Miniature Narratives In Acrylic Bubbles

Abigail Goldman has a sick sense of humor. And people love it. Her handmade “Die-O-ramas” are miniature narratives in which grisly murders of all types have taken place. Last March she showed 50 pieces of her macabre work at SPOKE NYC in an exhibit titled Wishful Thinking. Read more

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