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  Azerbaijan based artist, Rashad Alakbarov, uses suspended translucent  objects and other  found materials to create light and shadow paintings  on walls. The jaw-dropping light painting above, made with an array of  colored airplanes is currently on view at the Fly to Baku exhibition at  De Pury Gallery in London through January […]

Shadows and Light Arts That Will Make You Wonder



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  A talented make-up artist  and Internet sensation  Hikaru Cho has created a range of fantastic designs which has gained attention from people all over the world. The 22-year-old artist creates incredible 3D effect ‘hyper-real’ body art optical illusions using acrylic based paints to achieve the sci-fi look.   Image: Hikaru Cho […]

Gifted Make-Up Artist Creates Wonderful Optical Illusions With Sci-Fi Body ...




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Burkina Faso in West Africa,  is not an area that usually gets a lot of visits of tourists, but at the base of a hill with a view of  the sunny savannah lies an extraordinary village, a circular 1.2 hectare complex of intricately embellished earthen architecture. It is the residence of the chief, the royal […]

The West African village where every house is a work ...




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New York based photographer Bela Borsodi insert manipulated household items to create an image that looks like 4 photographs.It produced by her as an album cover for the band VLP.   Image:  belaborsodi   Here’s a photo from a different angle:   Image:  belaborsodi   And if you’re interested, here’s a video of the process used to […]

Challenging The Eye – Photography Art Of Optical Illusion


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The Desert Breath is  a double spiral extra large piece of art located in the Egyptian desert. It was created by a group of three artists – Danae Stratou, Sculptor, Alexandra Stratou, Industrial Designer, and Stella Constantinides, and completed on March 7, 1997. It covers an area of about 360 metres by 300 metres and consists of 89 protruding cones, of gradually increasing […]

Desert Spiral Breath


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Newly released Mayan documents, shows artifacts, dating back at least 1300-year and might reveal that the human race is not alone and highly advanced technologies including space travel have likely visited earth for quite some time. 1] The two circles near the center of the artifact appear to be earth. […]

Mexican Government Disclose Proof – Art Carvings Of E.T.’s And ...



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Today’s featured artist is going to be Akiyoshi Kitaoka. Akiyoshi is a psychology professor from Kyoto, Japan, who specializes in visual/optical illusions.     It’s all in the eye, literally with this particular artist. Here’s a link: Akiyoshi’s illusion pages That will get you to more illusions, and for your enjoyment, here […]

Art of moving images by Akiyoshi Kitaoka



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Archaeologists from the University of Tennessee have found some of America’s oldest cave and rock art. The drawings were recently found on the Cumberland Plateau and most date back to around 500 years ago.  However, radiocarbon dating says one painting was made about 6,000 years ago.   A bird-like figure holding weapons […]

6,000 Years Old Hidden Cave Art Discovered On Cumberland Plateau



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Ayahuasca is commonly depicted by Shipibo artisans, who are well-known for their intricate designs, on their pottery and colorful fabrics depicting their Ayahuasca-based cosmology.  The geometric designs used by Shipibo artisans are quite unique.  As might be expected, their pottery was initially very simple and used as containers to preserve food.  […]

Ayahuasca, Sacred Geometry And The Art Of Peruvian Amazon Tribe ...



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after conducting a groundbreaking 3D scan of the iconic stones of Stonehenge, it was found that they designed to stand to get light up like a display in a modern museum. The new 3D laser technology revealed evidence of the importance of the midwinter sunset to the ancient creators of Stonehenge, along with […]

3D Laser scanning in Stonehenge indicates stones were aligned with ...



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In Dublin, Ireland, stands an estate reminiscent of old folklore, complete with its own dragon! Of course, dragons are mythical creatures, so this home only has a dragon made of steel which acts as its gatekeeper. The property, known at Harlech House, was originally built in 1798 by a Welsh immigrant. […]

Mythical Dragon Gate Protects Home



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This giant tornado of piggybacked men is an installation by Korean artist Do Ho Suh that is currently on display at Western Washington University (photographs above depict it in alternate configurations). Via Western: “‘Cause & Effect’ evokes a vicious tornado. This vast ceiling installation is a composition of densely hung strands that anchor […]

A Vortex of Little Orange Men – Do Ho Suh’s ...