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Famous Historical Paintings of Flowers Recreated in Real Life by Makoto Azuma

“Drop Time” is an exhibition by Japanese flower artist Makoto Azuma in collaboration with the Pola Museum of Art in Hakone. For the past 3 years Makoto Azuma has been creating these duplicates of famous flower paintings using real flowers. Azuma has chosen 3 bouquets from paintings … Continue reading

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Inspirational Quotes to Help You Overcome a Creative Rut

My Modern Met‘s team has gathered some inspirational quotes from different 20th- and 21st-century creatives to remind you that creativity doesn’t end even if you have a lapse of inspiration. It’s up to you to move the ball forward and … Continue reading

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The Recreation of Van Gogh’s ‘Starry Night’ on Dark Water

Garip Ay creates an interpretation of Van Gogh’s ‘Starry Night’ using a Turkish technique called ebru. “This method is commonly referred to as “Turkish” marbling and is called ebru in Turkish, although ethnic Turkic peoples were not the only practitioners … Continue reading

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Song of the Day: Vincent by Don McLean

“Vincent” is a song by Don McLean written as a tribute to Vincent van Gogh. It is also known by its opening line, “Starry Starry Night“, a reference to Van Gogh’s painting The Starry Night. The song also describes different … Continue reading

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Art Lies by Lorenzo Castellini

Art Lies is a series by brazilian artist Lorenzo Castellini in which he juxtaposes famous faces from masterpieces of art history with photographs of every day life of people on the street of São Paulo. An instant-air-collage. Instagram via [designboom]

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BBC Licensed Artworks by Alice X. Zhang

The Lonely God – “Great men are forged in fire. It is the privilege of lesser men to light the flame.” Alice X. Zhang, freelance designer, illustrator, and portrait artist, graduated the Rhode Island School of Design with a major in … Continue reading

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