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Giant Hands Reaching For Each Other Becomes The Newest Monumental Sculpture In Venice
18 jun 2019 12:12

Following up on his monumental sculpture for the 2017 Venice Biennale, Support, artist Lorenzo Quinn has returned to the city with yet another phenomenal work. This time, Lorenzo built six pairs of hands joining over the historic Arsenale. At almost 50 feet (15m) high and 65 feet (20m) wide, Building Bridges is a piece that celebrates unity and is a stunning addition to the city as it hosts the 58th Venice Biennale

Following up on his monumental sculpture for the 2017 Venice Biennale, Support, artist Lorenzo Quinn has returned to the city with yet another phenomenal work.

Tags: art    building-bridges    hand    installation    lorenzo-quinn    sculpture    venice   
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Video shows huge sea mammals curiously approaching sightseers in Mexican lagoon
18 jun 2019 12:05

This is the moment a friendly grey whale calf approaches a boat asking to be petted by a passenger. Christian Miller was on a ‘Snotbot’ expedition in San Ignacio Lagoon, Mexico, on May 20, when the inquisitive whale got close to the vessel. Moving towards the boat with its mother by her side, the baby giant raised her head above the water.

This is the moment a friendly grey whale calf approaches a boat asking to be petted by a passenger. Christian Miller was on a ‘Snotbot’ expedition in San Ignacio Lagoon, Mexico, on May 20, ...

Tags: calf    human    mexico    pyet    sea    sightseer    whale   
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A Hunting Story Full Of Drama: A Day In The Life Of Barsik The Cat
14 jun 2019 09:27

Some photos featuring a cat from Perm that really wanted to catch a pigeon. He didn’t succeed but he was trully epic.

Some photos featuring a cat from Perm that really wanted to catch a pigeon. He didn’t succeed but he was trully epic.

Tags: Barsik    animal    cat    drama    photo    pigeon    story   
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Russian Artist Has Left His Mark In The Most Unexpected Places Across The Country
14 jun 2019 09:22

Twenty-nine-year-old Stanislav Komissarov, aka Slava PTRK (an abbreviation of the word “Patriot”, his alias in computer games), is a street artist from the Urals. Nowadays he lives in Moscow and travels across Russia and Europe, leaving ‘mementos’ in different cities in the form of graffiti and installations that, by and large, deal with burning social issues. He has been doing street art for about 10 years, and has been very successful in the process.

Twenty-nine-year-old Stanislav Komissarov, aka Slava PTRK (an abbreviation of the word “Patriot”, his alias in computer games), is a street artist from the Urals.

Tags: artist    cartoon    city    graffiti    image    mark    russian   
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The National Geographic’s Travel Photo Contest Is Over And Here Are The Winners
14 jun 2019 09:09

Picturesque villages, majestic animals and candid human moments – captured around the world by the photographers of this year’s National Geographic Travel Photo Contest. Each year talented artists allow us to travel the globe through the lenses of their cameras, which capture breathtaking moments we would otherwise miss. The 2019 grand prize of $7,500 went to Weimin Chu for his whimsical ‘Winter in Greenland’ photograph.

Picturesque villages, majestic animals and candid human moments – captured around the world by the photographers of this year’s National Geographic Travel Photo Contest.

Tags: contest    photo    talent    the-national-geographic    travel    winner    world   
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Post Modern Architectural Cakes By A Fashion Designer Turned Baker
24 may 2019 14:27

A.R.D. Bakery is a London based cake design studio specialising in bespoke cakes and chocolates with a unique, graphic style.

A.R.D. Bakery is a London based cake design studio specialising in bespoke cakes and chocolates with a unique, graphic style.

Tags: architectural    baker    cake    designer    fashion    post-modern    style   
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'Disrespectful' tourists are ruining Easter Island by trampling on sacred graves and taking selfies
24 may 2019 14:21

An archaeologist has warned that Easter Island is under threat from selfie-loving tourists who trample over sacred ground and monuments just so they can take photographs of themselves picking the noses of its ancient stone statues.

An archaeologist has warned that Easter Island is under threat from selfie-loving tourists who trample over sacred ground and monuments just so they can take photographs of themselves picking the...

Tags: Easter-Island    problem    selfie    threat    tourist    travel    world   
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Space Saving: Amazing Vintage Photographs of Vertical Parking Lots From Between the 1920s and 1950s
24 may 2019 14:15

The dawn of the automobile age was cause for anxiety – and innovation – in the 1920s. The huge number of car commuters eventually meant the construction of countless parking garages and lots. But in the meantime, the car elevator was seen as a modern, space-saving solution.

The dawn of the automobile age was cause for anxiety – and innovation – in the 1920s. The huge number of car commuters eventually meant the construction of countless parking garages and lots.

Tags: lot    parking    photograph    saving    space    vertical    vintage   
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Wife Left This Overweight Middle-Aged Guy But He Decided To Change His Life And Become A Bodybuilder
24 may 2019 14:10

Heartbreak is a cruel mistress – it is something we all risk when falling in love, and when we are struck down by it there is little else to do but ride out the pain. For some people, it can be a soul-crushing experience that they never truly recover from. For others, though, it can be the catalyst and motivation for fundamental change, a change that could only have risen from the ashes of a former life set aflame and burned to the ground.

Heartbreak is a cruel mistress – it is something we all risk when falling in love, and when we are struck down by it there is little else to do but ride out the pain.

Tags: abandoned    japan    loss    man    shirapyon    story    weight    wife   
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“One Summer Can Change Everything”: Stranger Things Season 3 Character Posters Released
24 may 2019 14:01

Following the new promo video, Netflix has released 14 Stranger Things Season 3 character posters ahead of the season premiere on July 4.

Following the new promo video, Netflix has released 14 Stranger Things Season 3 character posters ahead of the season premiere on July 4.

Tags: character    netflix    poster    premiere    season    series    stranger-things   
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Rarest And Oldest Porsche: Yours For About $20 Million
24 may 2019 13:55

The rarest and oldest Porsche of them all will go sale in August, expecting to fetch about $20 million at auction. The 1939 Porsche Type 64 was the personal vehicle of German car designer and manufacturer Ferdinand and Ferry Porsche. It’s currently on display as part of a press preview at Sotheby’s auction house in London. This is the only surviving example of the Type 64 and was the genesis of the marque.

The rarest and oldest Porsche of them all will go sale in August, expecting to fetch about $20 million at auction.

Tags: auction    car    display    photo    porsche    sale    vehicle   
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A Finnish Factory Worker Dies, Leaving Behind A Wonderland Sculpture Garden
21 may 2019 17:30

Veijo Rönkkönen (1942-2010) built remarkable park in Koitsanlahti, Parikkala, close to the Russian border in Finland. He worked on the site of some half a hectare for nearly 50 years. His hard work resulted in about 560 concrete statues and a magnificent garden. The young Veijo Rönkkönen was known to be very guarded. Art making was his way of communicating with the outside world.

Veijo Rönkkönen (1942-2010) built remarkable park in Koitsanlahti, Parikkala, close to the Russian border in Finland. He worked on the site of some half a hectare for nearly 50 years.

Tags: Koitsanlahti    Veijo Rönkkönen    artist    finland    park    sculpture    statue   
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35 Rare Photos of the Construction of the Titanic
21 may 2019 17:03

Construction of Titanic began on March 31, 1909 when designer James Andrews laid the first keel plate in the Harland & Wolff Shipyards Belfast, Ireland. Titanic’s sister ship The Olympic had begun some three months earlier and the two ships were essentially constructed side by side by over 15,000 workers, constructing the Titanic would cost 8 employees their life working on such a mammoth and often dangerous construction site.

Construction of Titanic began on March 31, 1909 when designer James Andrews laid the first keel plate in the Harland & Wolff Shipyards Belfast, Ireland.

Tags: construction    history    photo    ship    site    titanic    work   
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Japanese Cats Love Nothing More In The World Than Watching Farmer Next Door Plant His Rice
21 may 2019 16:56

Just because cats don’t like to work doesn’t mean they don’t enjoy watching other people work. You can find cat cafes all across Japan, but Yuzu no Ie, in the town of Yurihonjo, Akita Prefecture, is special. That’s because it’s the only cat cafe in Japan that’s right next to a rice paddy. See, being next to a rice paddy makes Yuzu no Ie special for the cats, because the cafe’s feline staff absolutely love the view, as this adorable video shows

Just because cats don’t like to work doesn’t mean they don’t enjoy watching other people work. You can find cat cafes all across Japan, but Yuzu no Ie, in the town of Yurihonjo, Akita Prefecture, ...

Tags: cat    farmer    japan    plant    rice    video    world   
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This is your future home in space, according to billionaire Jeff Bezos
17 may 2019 16:00

Jeff Bezos made his billions with Amazon but he’s gone far, far past that now. The billionaire and one-time richest person in the world is focusing efforts on Blue Origin, the private space company he founded. Recently, Blue Origin revealed its Blue Moon lunar lander at a special event in the United States. Alongside that, the company has shown off a set of futuristic habitats that could one day support human life away from Earth.

Jeff Bezos made his billions with Amazon but he’s gone far, far past that now. The billionaire and one-time richest person in the world is focusing efforts on Blue Origin, ...

Tags: billionaire    future    habitat    home    jeff-bezos    photo    space   
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Filipina maid tied to a tree by rich Saudi boss as punishment
17 may 2019 15:50

Lovely Acosta Baruelo, 26, was bound in the blazing sun to demonstrate to her the effects of leaving something in the heat. Horrified by Lovely's treatment, a fellow colleague took pictures of her tied by her wrists and legs in the garden on May 9. It is believed that the Middle Eastern family was concerned that their piece of furniture would fade in the sun, ruining it.

Lovely Acosta Baruelo, 26, was bound in the blazing sun to demonstrate to her the effects of leaving something in the heat.

Tags: Saudi    boss    filipino    heat    maid    punishment    story    tied   
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Defenders Of The Soviet Arctic During The Great Patriotic War
17 may 2019 15:40

The monument ‘Defenders of the Soviet Arctic during the Great Patriotic War’ – better known as ‘Alyosha’ celebrates the defense of Murmansk during WWII. As a result of the long and exhausting clashes in 1941-1942, Soviet troops thwarted joint German-Finnish armies to capture this important Soviet northern port-city.

The monument ‘Defenders of the Soviet Arctic during the Great Patriotic War’ – better known as ‘Alyosha’ celebrates the defense of Murmansk during WWII.

Tags: Alyosha    Murmansk    arctic    defender    monument    soviet    war   
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Brave dog gets £6k bionic face in high-tech op after her skull was shattered in motorbike accident
17 may 2019 09:41

erman Shepherd Bella was just nine months old when she suffered multiple skull fractures in the smash which left her head “like a jigsaw puzzle”. But she has made a full recovery after vets used titanium mesh in pioneering two-hour reconstruction surgery.

erman Shepherd Bella was just nine months old when she suffered multiple skull fractures in the smash which left her head “like a jigsaw puzzle”.

Tags: accident    dog    head    recovery    skull    story    surgery   
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“This Is What I See When I Create Art”: Beautiful Paintings Of Natural Russian Landscapes
17 may 2019 09:37

We rarely have a chance to see what an artist saw when he was creating his masterpiece. But the Russian painter Stepan Nesterchuk from Dmitrov decided to provide us with such an opportunity. And, you know, it’s really cool to immerse yourself into the atmosphere of art creation.

We rarely have a chance to see what an artist saw when he was creating his masterpiece. But the Russian painter Stepan Nesterchuk from Dmitrov decided to provide us with such an opportunity.

Tags: art    artist    beauty    landscape    nature    painting    russia   
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“Dancing With Sharks”: Incredible Underwater Photography By Juan Oliphant
17 may 2019 09:32

Spectacular underwater shots by Juan Oliphant, a multi-talented photographer, and ocean diver based in Haleiwa, Hawaii, United States. Juan focuses mainly on the ocean and underwater photography. He received his degree in fine art and photography at BYUH in Laie Hawaii. Oliphant is also co-owner of One Ocean Diving and co-founder of Water Inspired Conservation Group.

Spectacular underwater shots by Juan Oliphant, a multi-talented photographer, and ocean diver based in Haleiwa, Hawaii, United States. Juan focuses mainly on the ocean and underwater photography.

Tags: dancing    diver    incredible    ocean    photography    shark    underwater   
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Interview: Artist Gives Discarded Household Objects New Life with Cross-Stitch Coverings
16 may 2019 13:17

From vintage typewriters to old sewing machines, many household objects of the past have their own unique charm that makes them irresistible to antique collectors. Sweden-based artist Ulla Stina-Wikander is one of many vintage aficionados, but she doesn’t just collect old items—she turns them into art. The talented artist gives outdated technology, furniture, and tools a new lease on life by covering them with colorful cross-stitch embroidery designs.

From vintage typewriters to old sewing machines, many household objects of the past have their own unique charm that makes them irresistible to antique collectors.

Tags: art    artist    cover    design    embroidery    life    object    tool   
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Cardboard Modelling Experts Build Life-Size Replica Of Israeli Battle Tank
08 may 2019 21:21

A team of Chinese cardboard modelling experts stole the show at this year’s Hobby Expo China (HEC) International Model Expo, in Beijing, with a 1:1 cardboard replica of the Merkava MK4 Israeli battle tank.

A team of Chinese cardboard modelling experts stole the show at this year’s Hobby Expo China (HEC) International Model Expo, in Beijing, ...

Tags: battle    cardboard    china    expert    modelling    replica    tank   
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Stunning Images Of The Seven Wonders Of The Ancient World Restored In Their Prime
08 may 2019 21:09

The 7 Wonders of the Ancient World was a list of must-see sites for Ancient Greek tourists. Compiled by Antipater of Sidon, a poet in 2nd-century-BCE Greece, the list remains an important piece of intangible heritage today. Even though most of the wonders have fallen into disrepair, they continued to inspire masterful artists to use their imagination and turn the intangible heritage today.

The 7 Wonders of the Ancient World was a list of must-see sites for Ancient Greek tourists. Compiled by Antipater of Sidon, a poet in 2nd-century-BCE Greece, ...

Tags: ancient    image    restored    seven    stunning    wonder    world   
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Amazing Black & White Photographs That Capture Everyday Life Of Paris From The 1930s And Early 1940s
08 may 2019 20:59

Roger Schall (1904-1995) was a renowned French photographer of the 1930s & 1940s. He worked in all photographic disciplines from fashion, portraits, nudes, still life and reportage. From June of 1940 to August 1944, Schall photographed German occupied Paris, hiding his negatives so they wouldn’t be found. Schall also documented post-war Paris and continued working as a photographer into the 1970s.

Roger Schall (1904-1995) was a renowned French photographer of the 1930s & 1940s. He worked in all photographic disciplines from fashion, portraits, nudes, still life and reportage.

Tags: black-white    everyday    life    paris    photograph    photography    world   
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Soviet female snipers
08 may 2019 20:48

“What is absurd and monstrous about war is that men who have no personal quarrel should be trained to murder one another in cold blood.” – Aldous Huxley.

“What is absurd and monstrous about war is that men who have no personal quarrel should be trained to murder one another in cold blood.” – Aldous Huxley.

Tags: commemoration    hero    photo    post    veteran    war    world   
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New Furniture Designed Using Retired Aircraft Parts By Plane Industries
08 may 2019 20:28

Founded by brothers Harry and Ben Tucker, Plane Industries (previously) create beautiful and unique furniture and accessories using reclaimed aircraft parts. Based in the UK, the brothers initially started their venture in 2012 as Fallen Furniture, with a few tools and some scrap parts from an Aircraft breakers they set about making furniture. Initially there was no real plan just an idea and inspiration to create beautiful interesting pieces of furniture

Founded by brothers Harry and Ben Tucker, Plane Industries (previously) create beautiful and unique furniture and accessories using reclaimed aircraft parts.

Tags: aircraft    creativity    design    furniture    idea    part    plane    stidio   
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This 3D Graffiti Art Will Play Tricks On Your Mind
30 apr 2019 16:27

Created by Spektr art collective from Yekaterinburg, Russia, these artworks are both artistic and educational. Spektr proposes a new approach to public space design, a way to explore local identity by creating murals depicting historical artifacts that are usually hidden inside museums.

Created by Spektr art collective from Yekaterinburg, Russia, these artworks are both artistic and educational.

Tags: Yekaterinburg    art    design    graffiti    russia    street    trick   
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After Breaking My Wrist, I Turned My Plain Cast Into Thanos‘ Infinity Gauntlet
30 apr 2019 16:21

I broke my wrist recently and decided that rather than walk around with a plain white cast, I’d pimp my cast. With the ‘Avengers: Endgame’ coming out it seemed like the only logical thing to do!

I broke my wrist recently and decided that rather than walk around with a plain white cast, I’d pimp my cast. With the ‘Avengers: Endgame’ coming out it seemed like the only logical thing to do!

Tags: cast    diy    gauntlet    idea    infinity    painted    thanos   
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Rare Photos Of Germany Before It Was Destroyed By War
30 apr 2019 16:14

Long before it was crippled and destroyed by two World Wars, Germany was a land of beauty, gothic splendour and picturesque villages. After the second world war ended on September 2nd 1945, Germany went through decades of rebuilding with much of it’s original beauty bombed and laying in ruins.

Long before it was crippled and destroyed by two World Wars, Germany was a land of beauty, gothic splendour and picturesque villages.

Tags: beauty    before    castle    germany    photo    rare    town    war   
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Baby Foxes Show Up At Person’s House And Their Pics Are Adorable
29 apr 2019 14:53

Spring has well and truly sprung, getting now to the point when eggs are hatching, flowers are blooming and wild animals are giving birth to their young. Depending on where you are in the world, baby foxes, or cubs as they are known as, are likely to be spotted between April and July.

Spring has well and truly sprung, getting now to the point when eggs are hatching, flowers are blooming and wild animals are giving birth to their young.

Tags: animal    baby    fox    grandmother    house    photo    story   
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Russian Architect Suggests Modern Notre-Dame De Paris Restoration Design
29 apr 2019 14:40

People in Russia have been deeply affected by the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral blaze. The Russian authorities immediately offered the French help in restoring the architectural masterpiece, and soon Moscow will make a call for designers. Architects have already suggested some interesting ideas. Here’s what Alexander Nerovnya posted on Instagram – he’s dreamt up a modern design with a glass roof. What do you think?

People in Russia have been deeply affected by the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral blaze. The Russian authorities immediately offered the French help in restoring the architectural masterpiece, ...

Tags: architect    desig    idea    modern    notre-dame-de-paris    restoration    russian   
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Chinese Company Set Up A Simulation Of Mars In The Gobi Desert
29 apr 2019 14:37

About 100 excited Chinese teenagers completed a five-hour tour of a space colony against a desolate backdrop not unlike the desert planet of Tatooine, the home world of Luke Skywalker.

About 100 excited Chinese teenagers completed a five-hour tour of a space colony against a desolate backdrop not unlike the desert planet of Tatooine, the home world of Luke Skywalker.

Tags: Gobi    Mars    chinese    company    desert    set-up    simulation   
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Japanese Illustrator Imagines A World Where Humans Live Among Giant Animals
26 apr 2019 15:25

By the hands of super creative mystery illustrator from Japan, comes the world like no other. On social media, the artist is known as Ariduka55 and it seems artist loves cats the most. There are a lot of other cuddly animals like pandas, rabbits, raccoons, and dogs and they are all giant creatures!

By the hands of super creative mystery illustrator from Japan, comes the world like no other. On social media, the artist is known as Ariduka55 and it seems artist loves cats the most.

Tags: animal    giant    human    illustrator    japan    world   
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Turn Your Cats Into Furry Train Conductors With Colorful Cardboard Trains
26 apr 2019 15:15

Thanks to Japanese retailer Felissimo, however, even cats will get to pretend-travel distances far and wide in fancy cardboard trains!

Thanks to Japanese retailer Felissimo, however, even cats will get to pretend-travel distances far and wide in fancy cardboard trains!

Tags: cardboard    cat    colorful    conductor    furry    train   
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New York’s Touristy New Public Space Is A Giant Endless Staircase
26 apr 2019 15:08

Where the High Line ends and Midtown begins you will find Hudson Yards, the largest private real estate development in US history. The extraordinary centerpiece of Hudson Yards is its spiral staircase, a soaring new landmark meant to be climbed. This interactive design piece was imagined by Thomas Heatherwick and Heatherwick Studio as a focal point where people can enjoy new perspectives of the city and one another from different heights, angles.

Where the High Line ends and Midtown begins you will find Hudson Yards, the largest private real estate development in US history.

Tags: Staircase    endless    giant    new    new-york    public    space    tourist   
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