Sydney artist makes same-sex marriage statement in new mural

"Tony’s special day" Peeking above the lacy bodice of a white wedding gown is a smattering of curly chest hairs; above that, the beaming, glowing face of Tony Abbott as the bride of Tony Abbott. It’s the latest mural from Australian street artist Scottie Marsh, which is getting its final touches on a massive wall…

Why are the Noses Missing from so Many Egyptian Statues?

Why are Noses Missing from so Many Egyptian Statues? - this is one of the most common questions you will hear within art history’s circles. Is it just a coincidence, or could it possibly be a conspiracy? Natural Erosion Has Played a Role Several archaeologists have suggested erosion could be one of the main reasons…

Murals and Illustrations Co-Created by Sandy & Steve Pell

Murals and Illustrations Co-Created by Sandy & Steve Pell. They are known as Pellvetica from Vancouver, British Columbia, and they are creative duo specialising in graphic design. “ As experienced artists and designers, we combine our visual style, theories and techniques to create beautiful illustrations, murals and graphic design projects”.    

Check This Nice Doodle by Architects, Wan Izat

Nice Doodle by Architects   Wan Izat is a Malaysian-born University of Adelaide graduate in architecture. He likes to think he is a busy man but you can often find him binge-watching TV series and movies. “A man has many names. However, I prefer to be called Izat among six other words in my full…

Orangutan Saws A Tree In The Wild

BBC's new program, Spy in the Wild, aims to discover how animals will react to things they might not normally find in their natural habitat. Watch what happens when this orangutan finds a saw, despite never having seen or used one before in her life. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vssqb-0i2-A If you liked the article ⋆Orangutan Saws A Tree In…

Pictures of Glowing Flowers Under UV Light

Glowing Flowers ? Craig Burrows is an ingenious photographer. He imagined to let the plants and flowers fluorescence. He uses a unknown photography technique called UVIVF (ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence). Usually, UVs don’t appear on the pictures taken in the dark. But, the artist photograph with 365nm LED light that is passed through a filter to…

Classical Art Inspired Tattoos That Will Blow Your Mind

Lots of people who dislike tattoos brand them unclassy. Of course, this is all dependent on what the person chooses to get tattooed, surely? If a person decides to get a curse word stretched across their forehead, then yes, we would agree. However, we think some tattoos can be super elegant! Here we have an…

The Process of Making These Rare Traditional Noodles Is Fascinating

These traditional Chinese Suomian noodles have been made in Nanshan Village for over 300 years, and supposedly there are only 300 people left in the world who know how to make them. That’s because the process of making these  is a little bit more unique than making your typical noodles—it can sometimes look more like…

What Dogs See When They Watch Television

What Dogs See When They Watch Television - Dog owners often notice their pets watching televisions, computer screens and tablets. But what is going on in their pooch’s head? Indeed, by tracking their vision using similar methods used on humans, research has found that domestic dogs do prefer certain images and videos. This research indicates…