Vincent Van Gogh While in Paris, Van Gogh was exposed to a myriad of artistic styles, including the Japanese woodblock print, or “ukiyo-e.” These prints were only made available in the West in the mid-nineteenth century. Van Gogh collected works by Japanese ukiyo-e masters like Hiroshige and Hokusai and claimed these works were as important […]
The peony or paeony is a flowering plant in the genus Paeonia, the only genus in the family Paeoniaceae. They are native to Asia, Europe and Western North America. Scientists differ on the number of species that can be distinguished ranging from 25 to 40, although the current consensus is 33 known species. The relationships between the species […]
One of Master in Abstract painting in Asia in his era is Profesor Ahmad Sadali, born and surrounding in Islamic scholar made him have passion for spread out his capability in faith. Ahmad Sadali was born in Garut, West Java, Indonesia on July 29, 1924. He studied at the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) under […]
Kandinsky was born in Moscow, the son of Lidia Ticheeva and Vasily Silvestrovich Kandinsky, a tea merchant. Kandinsky learned from a variety of sources while in Moscow. He studied many fields while in school, including law and economics. Later in life, he would recall being fascinated and stimulated by colour as a child. His fascination with […]
An Italian sculptor by the name of Giambologna erected this quite epic colossus sculpture as a symbol of Italy’s rugged Apennines mountains. This colossus, half man, half mountain, was created in the late 1500s.
Architectures never stop developing and creating something new. You may be bored with the way buildings in your surrounding look, but with a bit of help, they can be turned into more interesting structure. Like the once-boring electricity Pylons for example, are now turned into attractive giant human statues by a couple of talented architects. […]
Aldana Ferrer Garcia is an Argentinean architect who has invented an extending window meant for small apartments. This concept allows small apartment owners to be able to enjoy the sky even from their oft-cramped quarters. Check out how it looks, who knows it gives you an idea to fix in your apartment.
An Italian architect by the name of Stefano Boeri has quite an innovative idea as to construct a green building apartment tower in Lausanne, Switzerland with the height of 117 meters tall (384 ft). If this can be realized, such tower will be the first building in the world to be covered in evergreen trees. […]
If you happen to have an idea of building tiny house like Hobbit home, a company called Green Magic Homes can help you make it happen as they have modular system offering endless possibilities of design. Just check them out.
A talented street artist Okuda San Miguel has lately just transformed a historic church in Ilanera one of the Spanish cities into a beautifully colorful skate-park. Just Check out his work.