Neowave, Illustrator & Photoshop Illustrations – Gateway into brilliant mind of James White

All of the great wise men went deep into the desert to seek knowledge. Is there something magical and unknown there or they were just experiencing Fata Morgana? Are all of our strange experiences just a mirage, great illusion created somewhere in back of our minds? What was so important that Biblical figures like Moses and Jesus himself ...

Clay obscure – grotesque sculptures and fighting demons

What is grotesque? How many of you art-lovers know this? What do you expect from art? Can artist live up to those expectations?     These are the questions we need to answer today. Now, why did I ask you about grotesque? Yes, it is significant caracteristic of sculptures I will present you in this article, but not ...

Martin Molin’s Machine Makes Marvelous Music with Marbles

Over the course of years, as the music developed, so have the instruments. Sure, beside the conventional, there have been some unconventional instruments, like theremin, hyperbass flute, or even singing ringing tree. As complex as it may seem, they don't even come close to the Wintergatan Marble Machine . This love child of a music box and a vintage printing press, ...

Art and other drugs – 20 great illustrations of drug effects by Brian Pollett

Drugs... Yup! For some reason, this subject always make me recall that Savage garden's song.  And I can already hear you judging me like: "You know this song is not about drugs? Right? Right?!" I know, I know. But, in this case, could be. So stay put, here is one to-the-moon-and-back story.     It is no news ...

First fully Painted Feature Film about Van Gogh – Loving Vincent

"Loving Vincent" is groundbreaking film about life and mysterious death of no other than Van Gogh himself! What's amazing about this Film is that it is completely animated using actual oil paintings for each frame. Impressed yet? Well, there's more! Each painting is created in Vincent's unique and recognizable style. I was specially intrigued to hear that this film will ...

Temple of old, brings worshipers to the fold

I imagine that in every intelligent species development cycle comes the age when they are smart enough to ask profound questions but not enough intelligence or data to answer those questions. At that point they create fanciful stories giving natural elements meaning. Thunder? God of clouds is angry. Flood? God of water is angry. Forest ...

600 Year Old Mistery – Voynich Manuscript

Voynich Manuscript must be one of the most interesting historical riddles still waiting to be solved. Ever since I saw its unusual and puzzling illustrations and texts years back I became intrigued with its meaning and origins. I was reading about multiple decoding attempts that have been made by scholars over the years. And I ...

Super Cute Animal Hybrids taking over the internet! Katyushka Art Dolls.

Just look at these dark sweet eyes! Deep gaze of these happy snails will sweep you off your feet. Am I right? These interesting fantasy creatures are just a part of bigger, inspirational world. Animal Hybrids you are about to meet are in fact amazing creations of Kasia and Jacek Anyszkiewicz. This couple from Poland combined their ...