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Soviet Propaganda Posters of the Space Age

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See The City Campaign Encourage NYC Residents to Explore 5 Boroughs

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Hossein Zare

Medieval Book Historian Erik Kwakkel Discovers and Catalogs 800-Year-Old Doodles in Some of the World’s Oldest Books

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Imaginative Dreamlike Worlds by Digital Artist Gediminas Pranckevicius

5-Year-Old Girl with Autism Paints Breathtaking Works of Art

For many people diagnosed with autism, communicating through speech and social interaction can be challenging. As a way to express herself, 5-year-old Iris Grace began painting last year, and has already garnered praise across the globe for her incredibly beautiful works of art. The young artist, who lives in the UK with her parents and her cat Thula, creates gorgeous paintings filled with dreamy colors and fascinating textures. The soothing works, which were often inspired by nature, have been compared to Monet’s Impressionist paintings by buyers and collectors from around the world.

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Tags #Art    #Autism    #Painting    #Illustration   

How Bad Are Your Drinking Habits? An 18th-Century Temperance Thermometer Has the Verdict

How Bad Are Your Drinking Habits? An 18th-Century Temperance Thermometer Has the Verdict

Tags #Illustration    #History    #Vintage    #Temperance    #Alcohol   

Old Retired Surfboards Get a New Life as Artwork Thanks to Artist Jarryn Dower

Tags #Art    #Surfing    #Design    #Illustration    #Jarryn Dower   

Urban Landscapes — Taiwan Power Boxes | Isidro Ramirez

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David Zinn’s Quirky Chalk and Charcoal Characters on the Streets of Ann Arbor

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Hardcore Black and White GIFs By Mattis Dovier

Adorable Bull Terrier Stars in Owner’s Imaginative Illustrations

What do you get when you put together an illustrator, his Bull Terrier, and some white walls? An imaginative series of portraits starring the adorable pup, of course! Rafael Mantesso, who works as an editor-in-chief for a Brazilian gastronomy marketing website, has turned to Instagram to document his doodling adventures with his dog, Jimmy Choo (named by his ex-wife, who was a stylist).

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Tags #Animals    #Art    #Illustration    #Dogs    #lol   

Artists Broomberg & Chanarin Cleverly Illustrate the Bible with Photos from the Archive of Modern Conflict

An award-winning book by London-based artists Adam Broomberg and Oliver ChanarinHoly Bible continues to resonate—more so with the world seeming to slide toward the brink of collapse.The book was a co-publication, out in 2013, by Mack Books and the Archive of Modern Conflict, and it’s a compelling combination of images pulled from the archive and “pasted” on pages that exactly mimic the King James Version of the Bible. In addition to images, Broomberg and Chanarin have underlined certain phrases on each page in red, in order to highlight some of the repeated phrases (“And it came to pass”) and associations between the images and words on the page. 

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4 year old Riley (aka Roozle) loves to draw herself to sleep each night. Her mom Casey Carey-Brown has taken these lovely photos of her after she has fallen asleep next to her drawings

Norman Rockwell’s Reference Photos For His Iconic Paintings Revealed

Tags #Norman Rockwell    #Portrait    #Art    #Photography    #History    #Vintage    #Illustration