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This Man Making LEGO Food Sculptures Is an Artistic Hero

This Man Making LEGO Food Sculptures Is an Artistic Hero

mag813 June 22, 2016 0

LEGO play-sets all come with a warning that they should not be used by children under four, as the small pieces make for quite the choking hazard. However, such a warning is applicable to

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Why We’re Obsessed With Tattoos, According to a Tattoo Artist

Why We’re Obsessed With Tattoos, According to a Tattoo Artist

mag813 June 1, 2016 0

Everyone seems obsessed with tattoos these days. In fact, nearly half of millennials have them, according to a 2010 Pew Research study. What once was associated with biker gangs or punks and considered unacceptable

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One Florida Artist Turns Memorial Day Into A Confederate Flag Burning Exhibit

One Florida Artist Turns Memorial Day Into A Confederate Flag Burning Exhibit

mag813 May 31, 2016 0

Memorial Day, officially a day to honor Americans who died in war, has more broadly come to symbolize the unofficial start of summer. Many Americans will take a trip to the beach, barbeque or

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IKEA to Start Selling Limited Edition Fine Art

IKEA to Start Selling Limited Edition Fine Art

mag813 April 1, 2016 0

Swedish furniture manufacturer IKEA will reportedly be selling limited edition fine art pieces as part of its new “Art Photography” collection. A follow-up to last year’s street art range, the series will include 11 works

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Watch the Trailer for This Vincent Van Gogh Animatic Biopic Made Entirely Out of Oil Paintings

Watch the Trailer for This Vincent Van Gogh Animatic Biopic Made Entirely Out of Oil Paintings

mag813 February 29, 2016 0

Traditional animation is already enough of a labor-intensive chore, what with having to draw each individual frame, but Oscar-winning studio BreakThru Films has raised the bar impossibly high with its next feature-length animated film.

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Travel: You Can Now Rent Vincent Van Gogh’s “Bedroom” on Airbnb

Travel: You Can Now Rent Vincent Van Gogh’s “Bedroom” on Airbnb

mag813 February 10, 2016 0

The Art Institute of Chicago is currently hosting an exhibition of all three paintings that Post-Impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh made of his bedroom in Arles in the South of France; to celebrate the

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Ink-stagram: How Instagram Has Made Tattoo Art the New Street Style

Ink-stagram: How Instagram Has Made Tattoo Art the New Street Style

mag813 August 25, 2015 0

What comes to mind when you think of tattoos? For me, it’s a sub-street-level tattoo parlor; neon lights buzzing and a feeling of comfortable uncleanliness. Dust, grime and cluttered collectibles adorn artists work spaces

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How The Food World Inspired A New Market For Art

How The Food World Inspired A New Market For Art

mag813 August 24, 2015 0

If you’ve ever strolled past your local park, coffee shop or house of worship and noticed boxes full of heirloom carrots, beets and radishes, then you’ve likely witnessed the bounties of the CSA, otherwise

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‘Archie’ Creator Tom Moore Passes Away at 86

‘Archie’ Creator Tom Moore Passes Away at 86

mag813 July 23, 2015 0

Classic American cartoonist Tom Moore, creator of Archie, has passed away due to lung cancer. The El Paso, Texas Navy veteran first gave life to Archie and his friends Jughead, Betty and Veronica back

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Portraits Fuse Human Faces with Nature and Architecture

Portraits Fuse Human Faces with Nature and Architecture

mag813 July 18, 2015 0

Spanish artist Antonio Mora’s double exposure portraits merge human faces with ethereal landscapes and distinct architectural forms. His visually intriguing combinations demonstrate the many curves, angles, and lines that can be found both within

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