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Surreal Animated Photos and Artworks by Nicolas Monterrat

Surreal Animated Photos and Artworks by Nicolas Monterrat

2 days ago   |   Colossal

Illustrator and animator Nicolas Monterrat has brought his wild imagination to historical photographs and artworks that he sets in motion and shares on Ello. The short...
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Yashica's Faux Film Y35 Camera Raises $1.28 Million on Kickstarter

Yashica's Faux Film Y35 Camera Raises $1.28 Million on Kickstarter

2 days ago   |   Peta Pixel

It seems that a lot of photography enthusiasts want to shoot a stripped down digital camera with pretend film rolls. The Kickstarter campaign for Yashica's new Y35 “DigiFilm”...
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Museum Offers Free Photo Digitization for Black Families

Museum Offers Free Photo Digitization for Black Families

2 days ago   |   Peta Pixel

The National Museum of African American History & Culture in Washington, D.C, is offering African American families free digitization services so that they can bring analog...
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The Photographer Behind Windows XP ‘Bliss' Shot 3 New Wallpapers

The Photographer Behind Windows XP ‘Bliss' Shot 3 New Wallpapers

3 days ago   |   Peta Pixel

Bliss , the photo used as the default wallpaper on Windows XP, is considered to be the most-viewed photo in the history of the world. The photographer behind that iconic photo...
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Robert T. Smith "Smitty" at the National Anthropological Archives: Part Two

Robert T. Smith "Smitty" at the National Anthropological Archives: Part Two

6 days ago   |   Smithsonian

This post is the second in a series of blog posts written by George Washington University students in Dr. Joshua A. Bell's anthropology graduate seminar Visual Anthropology...
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Studio Libeskind's Military Museum Through the Lens of Alexandra Timpau

Studio Libeskind's Military Museum Through the Lens of Alexandra Timpau

6 days ago   |   Arch Daily

© Alexandra Timpau The complications of war and violence demanded a bold piece of architecture to provoke the public's understanding of the impact it had on Germany. Daniel...
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Robert T. Smith “Smitty” at the National Anthropological Archives: Part One

Robert T. Smith “Smitty” at the National Anthropological Archives: Part One

8 days ago   |   Smithsonian

This post is the first in a series of blog posts written by George Washington University students in Dr. Joshua A. Bell's anthropology graduate seminar Visual Anthropology: The...
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Paving the Way: Celebrating a Centenary of Women at London's Architectural Association

Paving the Way: Celebrating a Centenary of Women at London's Architectural Association

9 days ago   |   Arch Daily

Winifred Ryle, Ruth Lowy, Gillian Cooke, and Irene Graves. Image © Architectural Association This short essay was written by the curators of AA XX 100 , a multi-media project...
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Architecture Is Moving Into a Realm Where History Plays as Much a Part as Medium

Architecture Is Moving Into a Realm Where History Plays as Much a Part as Medium

10 days ago   |   Arch Daily

Detail: Träbågen. Image © Space Popular In this essay British architect and academic Dr. Timothy Brittain-Catlin presents the work of Space Popular , an emerging practice...
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An Astonishingly Small Stone Carving That Has the Power to Change Art History

An Astonishingly Small Stone Carving That Has the Power to Change Art History

13 days ago   |   Colossal

The Pylos Combat Agate , an intricately carved 3,500-year-old sealstone discovered in a the tomb of a Greek warrior. All images courtesy of The Department of Classics...
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RIGHT HERE IN MY OWN NEIGHBORHOOD!!!

RIGHT HERE IN MY OWN NEIGHBORHOOD!!!

I was headed out for one of my weekly photoshoots with Gracie along for the ride. I had no idea what my subject was going to be, but was confident something would present... Read more ...

Sony a7R III Named a Top 10 Gadget of 2017 by TIME

Sony a7R III Named a Top 10 Gadget of 2017 by TIME

Sony sparked a great deal of excitement when it announced its blazing fast full-frame a9 camera in April, but somehow it managed to make an even bigger splash with its a7R III... Read more ...

Why Open-Plan Offices Don't Work

Why Open-Plan Offices Don't Work

Airbnb's European Operations Hub in Dublin / Heneghan Peng Architects. Image © Ed Reeve This article was originally published by Amar Singh on Medium titled " You're working in... Read more ...

Becoming a Pubilla, An Ancestral Tradition in Catalonia

Becoming a Pubilla, An Ancestral Tradition in Catalonia

Every year pubilles and hereus from all over Catalonia participate in a contest summoned by organizations that promote traditions of the past in the region. As was described in... Read more ...

Beijing ‘Tsuo' / Wonder Architects

Beijing ‘Tsuo' / Wonder Architects

© Haiting Sun Architects: Wonder Architects Location: Xicheng Qu, China Lead Architects: QiPeng Zhu Design Team: Yanpeng Liu, Yingzi Yuan Landscape Design: Li Ding Lighting... Read more ...

On this day in 1904. Miguel Covarrubias

On this day in 1904. Miguel Covarrubias

November 21, 1904. Miguel Covarrubias also known as José Miguel Covarrubias Duclaud was a Mexican painter, caricaturist, illustrator, ethnologist and art historian. Miguel's... Read more ...

Children's Book Covers 1871 - 1925

Children's Book Covers 1871 - 1925

A brief look at children's books cover art from the Victorian era through to 1925. These are mostly hard-bound books that feature colour printing, embossing and gilding as well... Read more ...

Stuck in the Kitchen: 1937

Stuck in the Kitchen: 1937

September 1937. "Hired girl washing dishes on the McNally farm. Kirby, Vermont." The kitchen last seen here. Medium format negative by Arthur Rothstein for the Farm Security... Read more ...

2018 Istanbul Design Biennial, "A School of Schools", Launches Open Call

2018 Istanbul Design Biennial, "A School of Schools", Launches Open Call

Map of Antarctica. Image Courtesy of IKSV A School of Schools , the theme for the 4th Istanbul Design Biennial, will "use, test, and revise a variety of educational strategies... Read more ...

“Capturing the message - protest, graffiti and art” - Photographs by Rennie...

“Capturing the message - protest, graffiti and art” - Photographs by Rennie Ellis and p1xels

Photographs by Rennie Ellis and p1xels : “Capturing the message - protest, graffiti and art” draws on the comprehensive body of work of documentary photographer Rennie Ellis... Read more ...