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With A Little Help From Gravity, This Guy Creates Hypnotic Music

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Watching people do what they do best is always a gratifying experience. Whether you’re in the presence of an expert orator who can bring an entire audience to its feet or you’re in the crowd cheering for a star athlete, it’s always cool to see someone in their element. And there’s something uniquely wonderful about […]

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What Happens When This Glass Cube Spins Is Odd, But Totally Amazing

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There are plenty of people in the art world who blend traditional artistic methods with state-of-the-art digital animation, but there are relatively few who can create moving images without digital editing. But conceptual artist Thomas Medicus pulls it off perfectly. By creating hand-painted images, placing them behind refracted glass, and combining all of that work […]

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Sure, This View Is Breathtaking. But It’s What’s On The Beach That’ll Leave You Speechless.

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There is no one way to define “art.” It can come in many shapes and sizes. Take Andrew van der Merwe’s art for example: he specializes in using nature and his own talents to create something truly wonderful. Andrew makes sand calligraphy using special tools. He draws delicate lines in the sand, using a technique […]

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This Artist’s Work Speaks Volumes About What It’s Like To Live With Schizophrenia

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Schizophrenia is a serious mental illness that interferes with someone’s ability to think clearly, manage emotions, make decisions, and relate to others. It is a complex condition that affects about 1 percent of Americans, but no matter how much we learn about the disorder, it’s impossible to know what sufferers endure on a day-to-day basis. […]

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This Sculpture Changes Before Your Eyes. You Need To See It To Believe It.

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Artist Thomas Medicus did not just want to create one painting. Instead, the Austrian artist created something between a painting and a sculpture that changes depending on how it’s viewed.  Thomas Medicus Emulsifier is composed of 160 glass strips, and each strip is painted on all four sides with pieces of different images. Depending on what side […]

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These Photographers Shared One Subject, But Took Photos Of Six Different People

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When we think about portraits, our minds usually jump right to the subject. After all, the person in front of the camera is the one staring back at us when we look at the image, right? It only makes sense to credit whatever concept is being conveyed in a photo to the subject. But photographers […]

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