Banksy Sneaks Into Gaza To Create Controversial Street Art

Banksy, a street artist revered by thousands for his ability to express powerful messages and capture our attention, has finally addressed arguably the most controversial topic he could have possibly used his art to comment on – the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the Gaza strip. In a mock tourism video the mysterious artist released on his…

The Norse Legend of the World Tree – Yggdrasil

By Andreas Kornevall In 1643 a Bishop called Brynjolf Sveinsson was given forty- five pieces of vellum containing poetry and prose from the heart of ancient Northern European indigenous culture. This collection is called The King’s Book (the Codex Regius in Latin). It is thought to have been written around 1270. Between 1270 and 1643…

Temple Wat Rong Khun and futuristic religion

Wat Rong Khun, better known among foreigners as the White Temple, is an unconventional Buddhist temple in Chiang Rai, Thailand. Designed in 1997, the Thai artist and architect, this magnificent temple – a strange mixture of traditional Thai architecture and surreal elements. The main building is painted white to symbolize the purity of the Buddha…

Matching Couple Tattoos For Lovers That Will Grow Old Together

When you're truly in love with someone, it can feel like you're incomplete without them. These clever couple tattoos express the relationships of the couples wearing them perfectly – the tattoos are only truly complete when these two people are together.   #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9 #10 #11 #12 #13…

Why are the Noses Missing from so Many Egyptian Statues?

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…

Classical Art Inspired Tattoos That Will Blow Your Mind

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…

15 Minimalist Wild Animals Tattoos

15 Minimalist Wild Animals Tattoos

Similar to big brushstrokes, Lee Stewart‘s tattoos cover the skin of his clients. Works that totally seem to have been carried out with paint as the resemblance is uncanny. The artist’s repertoire is mainly composed by wildlife tattoos as the pictures you will observe below represent among others kangaroos, bears, sharks, foxes or even pink…

The Unique Beauty of Geodes

The Unique Beauty of Geodes

Geodes are rocks that are plain on the outside but can have beautiful crystals on the inside. In the Greek language, geode means "shape of the earth", and geodes are round like earth or oblong like an egg. They can be a couple inches or several feet in size.Тhe largest crystals can take a million…

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