Claire Basler :: Botanical Paintings (working in an old ironworks on the outskirts of Paris). I'm completely obsessed.

Claire Basler :: Botanical Paintings (working in an old ironworks on the outskirts of Paris) beautiful flower paintings.

tara donovan - installation (acrylic rods!)

Installation by artist Tara Donovan. Giant/fluffy pussy willows, and pink stalagmites? Bunches of acrylic rods, and stacks of buttons. This is the breathtaking work of Brooklyn based installation artist Tara Donovan.

Claire Falkenberg

Canadian artist Claire Falkenberg applies highly mineralized oil paint to her photographs of dark, abandoned, over-grown, trash-filled places, and transforms them into an ethereal experience

George Nakashima's simple Japanese styled kitchen... good idea for a small apartment

Required Reading: Artists' Handmade Houses

In one house, a small kitchen features a cupboard with sliding shoji screens. Furniture designer George Nakashima’s home as featured in the book “Artist’s Handmade Houses”

Untranslatable Words: windows into a diverse array of cultures

Untranslatable Words, shows a lot about different cultures

11 Untranslatable Words From Other Cultures Infographic - I adore this. I believe language shapes thought just as much as thought shapes language. I always think of untranslatable words as a glimpse into the most subtly unique aspects of other cultures.

Razias Shadow, Triquetra, Boquet, Tiana, Authenticity, Destiny, Aesthetics, Doodles, Amigos

Art Deco London Tube Interior. 1938.

ghostparties: how the london underground looked in 1938 via “a brief pictorial history of the london tube and its graphic legacy” - for its.

john singer sargent

Print of John Singer Sargent's oil-on-canvas painting "Carnation, Lily, Lily, Rose" depicts two young girls lighting Chinese lanterns in an English garden. The title of the painting derives from the refrain of a popular song, "Ye Shepherds Tell Me" by

Surreal Houses by Matthias Jung

Surreal Houses

German based graphic artist Matthias Jung creates incongruous images with surreal homes that are intended to challenge perceptions of space and architecture

Filippo Minelli, Silence/Shapes

The Art of Clouds

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