A painting of a Korean corner store

Korean corner store paintings

I love the care that Lee Me Kyeoung infuses into these.

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And elaborate still life photograph with items collected during a pandemic

Quarantine Blues

Quarantined in his flat in Chicago, Leonard Suryajaya started using the walls of his apartment as a canvas for elaborately staged tableaux. This and lots of other great new photographers and work on the Foam site.

A paper shredder represents falling rain in a miniature diorama

Tatsuya Tanaka’s Miniature Calendar

Scenes created with alternative items to recreate everyday things. Smile inducing. / via Yewknee

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Photo of black woman with elaborate headpiece

Black is beautiful

Brooklyn-born black photographer Kwame Brathwaite inspired new viewpoints, visual language and a movement to celebrate black lives in the 60's / via Creative Mornings newsletter

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CG astronaut in a sea of stars

Floating in space

A lovely animation of an astronaut swimming through stars

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An illustration of orange flowers

Old Book Illustrations

Not verified as open sourced images, but a trove for inspiration nonetheless

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Nuns making art and designing things!

Los Angeles studio of Corita Kent designated historic cultural landmark

Glad it wasn't razed for a parking lot. Another thing to add to the list of places I would very much love to visit.

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Optical illusion using the Eiffel Tower

JR and the Eiffel Tower

Another wonderful installation

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An acrylic abstract painting of 10 people in a circular embrace

An interview with Geoff McFetridge

"The root of what I do is an art practice applied to design. I’m designing art." / via TMN

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Figures stand washed in orange and pink light

James Turrell’s Akhob

I'm updating my list of places I want to go. This installation above a Louis Vuitton store in Vegas is on it.

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Abstract design in a digital frame

Geometric Digital Art

Formatted for a Samsung Frame TV. This feels like my sort of NFT because I am old fashioned. / via swiss-miss

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Cor Blok’s Tolkien illustrations

Dutch artist Cor Blok passed away. His illustrations appeared in 60s Dutch editions of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. Here's a thread with examples of his work. / via @arkanjil

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Art by The Female Warhol that says some realtionships have to end

Some relationships have to end

Because that version of you has ended. / via wehavebecomevikings

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Black and white posters by Piotr Szyhalski

Piotr Szyhalski / Labor Camp

Born from a daily drawing practice responding to the COVID-19 pandemic as it unfolded in real time resulting in 225 drawings created over eight months / via Creative Mornings Cincinnati

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Woman writing inside a heart painted on a wall

National COVID Memorial Wall

A wall of hearts representing those lost to the coronavirus pandemic in the United Kingdom

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Black Art

Black Art: In The Absence of Light

Excellent HBO Documentary explores two centuries of art by African-Americans, and the path they forged for contemporary Black artists. / via Brian Hill

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Type made of orange peels

Type exploration w/ orange peels

I always enjoy Manfred Westreicher's explorations with type

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On Belonging

A collection of stories and photographs about the feeling of unity and belonging from the Over-The-Rhine community in Cincinnati. Wonderful work by Asa Featherstone, IV.

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Geometric tiles

Tiles

Each tile is a layered set of matching art. Keep finding pairs and build up combos. Its not about perfect matches, but matching elements. Took a while, super dig now. / via Thor

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Diana Beltran Herrera

Sculptures and designs with paper / via thisiscolossal

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A spiral of dominoes in rainbow colors

Lily Hevesh, domino artist

“Lily Topples the World” is a film debuting at SXSW. My friend @AmyMPurcell on Twitter says it's fantastic and I'm adding it to my queue. This profile by The Washington Post provides some insight.

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Enoch Ku’s Ordinary Sacramento

An ongoing project documenting the visual language of the Californian city

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A still from an animated personal website

Gergely Gizella’s personal website

Is unlike any I have experienced. / via Belong.io

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Quarantine inspired drawing by Parrish André

Teens on a Year That Changed Everything

There's wonderful art throughout this feature that spans illustration, photography, video and poetry

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A black and white geometric painting

Greyscale Prisms : Chapter 1.

A new series of black and white paintings by Matt W. Moore. Bonus? A behind the scenes video showing process.

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Visual pieces combined to make new forms

Plus Equals

A quarterly zine in which Rob Weychert explores algorithmic art with a focus on combinatorics.

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Banksy Creates Bob Ross-Dubbed Process Video

of New Work Depicting Oscar Wilde Escaping Prison

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Snow Drawings at Catamount Lake by Sonja Hinrichsen

Good art always looks good. / via Things To Click

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We’re Not Really Strangers

Fascinating set of prompts to inspire deeper relationships. Invest in the video and give it a watch.

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Fall Back, Spring Ahead

November 1st, shit gets darker. November 3rd, let’s make it brighter.

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