Art

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The stories behind the world’s most famous designs

You may not know it’s proper name, or even where you saw it, but corporate designs are among the most influential art forms your brain may not even recognize. It is rare for the artists to ever be recognized, but here are some of the most recognizable designs and who was behind them. Such as with Gina Ekiss and her …

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Ever wondered how a life-size humpback whale sculpture is made?

You know those giant whales hanging from the ceiling in aquariums and museums? Someone’s gotta make them, and now we have an inside look at exactly how one of them was done. It all started with a much smaller scale model.   32 blocks of polystyrene foam were used, and that mound looks pretty daunting if you ask me. A …

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Happy birthday to the legend Stan Lee

Where would be without Stan Lee? Today the Marvel Magician turns 93, and he is solely responsible for creating one of the most epic industries known to man. I remember growing up watching the X-men cartoons every Saturday morning, thinking how cool it was that the comic books that I loved so much, had finally been converted to a cartoon. …

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Apparently Crayons Make For Great Sculptures

Hoang Tran is the artist behind all of the elaborate crayon sculptures that have been floating around the internet. Tran, who originally went to school to become a dentist, told Instagram, “I withdrew to pursue something more creative. I had seen someone else’s crayon carvings years before, and they stuck in my mind. Because we’d done something similar in dental …

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