The Moscow Metro was one of the USSR’s most extravagant architectural projects, with stations constructed as luxurious “palaces for the people”. Built under the command of Stalin, the iron-fisted leader ordered the metro’s artists and architects to design a structure that embodied svet (radiance or brilliance) and svetloe budushchee (a radiant future). He directed his […]
Dismaland was a temporary art project organised by street artist Banksy, constructed in the seaside resort town of Weston-super-Mare in Somerset, England.Prepared in secret, the pop-up exhibition at the Tropicana, a disused lido, was “a sinister twist on Disneyland” that opened during the weekend of 21 August 2015 and closed permanently on September 27, 2015, […]
Fantasy and sci-fi collide in the haunting digital artwork of Jie Ma, a Chinese concept designer who imagines surreal scenes unfolding in futuristic worlds. Infused with realism, yet uncannily strange, the atmospheric dreamscapes contain fascinating imagery like colossal libraries, staircases in the sky, and empty cities built from towering monoliths. Cinematic in scope, the artist’s […]
Double exposure portraits by Spanish-based artist Antonio Mora (a.k.a. Mylovt) blend human and nature worlds into surreal hybrid artworks. Mora works with images he’d found browsing through online databases, magazines and blogs, and then fuses them together using skillful photo manipulation techniques.
„Whaddup Fish!” is a short animation movie happening below the sea surface. Created by Tomek Pilarski tells a story of a scientist who meets gorgeous flapjack octopus. Following his new friend he joins an unexpected party. Unfortunately not everything has a happy ending… Whaddup Fish! from Tomek Pilarski on Vimeo.
A mural celebrating the historical town of Śródka’s neighborhood was unveiled in the Polish city of Poznań on October first. “A Tale śródecka with trumpeter on the roof and a cat in the background” is located near the St. Margaret Cathedral, and was organized by Gerard Cofta, chairman of the settlements Cathedral Island-Śródka-Zawada-Komandoria. It took three […]
Melted snow fills up the basin with water at the end of winter creating a lake. But at the bottom of the body of water is a giant hole that sucks down the water, much like the drain in a bath tub. The drain, an open lava tube, is one of many throughout the region. The […]
A Lebanese self-taught photographer, Lara Zankoul photographs models in stunning environments she has created. Whether they be on land, in the ocean or both, her photographs often tell stories of places long forgotten in a dreams.