Monthly Archives: November 2013

25 Abandoned Futuristic Monuments in Ex-Yugoslavia

Podgarić These monuments were commissioned by former Yugoslavian president Josip Broz Tito to commemorate sites where WWII battles took place.  In the 1980s, these monuments attracted millions of visitors per year, but after the Republic dissolved in early 1990s, they … Continue reading

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Audrey Kawasaki’s Gorgeous Wood Panel Paintings

“Forever Still”, 2013 Oil, acrylic, and graphite on wood panel “Los Angeles-based artist Audrey Kawasaki is back with a gorgeous new set of wood panel paintings she’s created just for Thinkspace gallery’s new show at SCOPE art fair in Miami Beach. Running during Art … Continue reading

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Sensualscaping Stairs by Atmos Studio

“The stair is a continuation and intensification of the simple graphic skirting board lines that trace their way through the house. As they turn the corner into the stair void, they expand like a genie released from a lamp, curling … Continue reading

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Natsuki Otani

As she said, Natsuki has a style that is best described in colour and realised in detailed design. Bold vibrant colour forms the basis of a working practice that seeks to unite dreams and reality. “I try to give the viewer … Continue reading

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Revival by Kris Kuksi

Neo-Hellenism, 2013. Mixed media assemblage. 37″ x 35″ x 11″ Revival is Kuksi’s fourth solo exhibition with the gallery with works ranging medium-in-size to some over five feet-tall and five feet-wide, an exhibition of mixed-media assemblage sculptures. Kansas-based artist Kris Kuksi said “Ancient … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Firesuite by Doves

Firesuite is the first track from Lost Souls the debut studio album by British indie rock band Doves, released by Heavenly Records on 3 April 2000. In February 1996, on the Williams twins’ birthday, the band’s recording studio located in Ancoats, Manchester caught fire and burned down, destroying virtually all of the band’s equipment and … Continue reading

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Bees by Sarah Hatton

These hypnotic mandalas are crafted out by Canadian artist Sarah Hatton using thousands of dead honey bees. As she said: “The link between neonicotinoid pesticides and the worldwide decline of bee populations is a crisis that cannot be ignored. I … Continue reading

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Poem of the Day: from “Eloisa to Abelard” by Alexander Pope

       Ah wretch! believ’d the spouse of God in vain, Confess’d within the slave of love and man. Assist me, Heav’n! but whence arose that pray’r? Sprung it from piety, or from despair? Ev’n here, where frozen chastity retires, Love … Continue reading

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Rings From Coins by The Ring Tree (Nicholas)

The idea of making rings from coins came from a desire to make a unique and very special engagement ring.  This coin ring was the spark that started The Ring Tree. “I made my first coin ring because I wanted … Continue reading

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