Friday, 29 May 2015

Floreal (and Insect) Art

These hand-painted botanical and insect prints were produced by Johanna Helena Herolt, a member of the 17th c. German-Dutch Merian family of artists.
(see the whole gallery and learn more on Bibliodissey)

Art GIF(s) of the Day

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Thursday, 28 May 2015

Chuck Berry / "C'est la Vie" (1972)

A World of Fungi

Australian photographer Steve Axford takes pictures of some of the most obscure fungi found in locations around Australia. He suspects that many of these tropical species are often completely undocumented.
(see and read more on ThisIsColossal)

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

The (Iper)Realistic Pencil Art of Ivan Hoo

Current progress.#skippy Apologise for the poor photo.Will take a better photo in daylight.✨��#pastel #charcoal #ink on plywood.
Ivan Hoo is not the character of an ancient English novel, but a young artist from Singapore who creates astounding (3D) drawings using coloured pencils and....a lot of artistic skill....
Ivan Hoo 

GIF of the Day


Cheetah Run by Matt Jylkka
(by Matt Jylkka)

Monday, 25 May 2015