Check your eyes--there's NOT actually any human dancers in that beautifully hypnotizing wheel of wire and light, just perfectly synchronized contemporary art reminiscent of old-fashioned Zoetropes, which were the closest things to movies our grandparents' grandparents got.
You can thank Akinori Goto for the dazzling show, which won both the Runner-up Grand Prix and the Audience Award at this year's Spiral Independent Creators Festival in Japan.
Ever thought destruction and creative, emotive art is forever separate? Like staging an art exhibit at a monster truck rally? Your art teacher was wrong. View Now
Tired of picking up your hummus, granola and quinoa in a generic tote as bland as last month's gluten-free bread?
Upgrade your swag AND cultural awareness with this fantastic and artsy DIY Mud Cloth shopping tote. This unique design draws on the African ancient Malian art of bogolanfini, which uses fermented mud to create intricate designs in fabric and clay. RightThisMinute's How-To Guru Jessica Hord brings this project to life!
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One man's trash is artist Nemo Gould's treasure. He created his latest piece "Megalodon 2016" from the salvaged fuel tank of a F-94 bomber. And this is some spectacular shark art! View Now
Many people don't have the opportunity to pursue what they are passionate about because their weekly work schedule is too restrictive. Photographer Lars Schneider focuses on commercial and editorial photography, but his true passion is getting into nature to document the beauty he finds. Schneider welcomed a videography crew to tag along with him on his trip to the Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic. One of the most incredible things he saw on this trip was a waterfall that was flowing upwards in the wind. This inspiring documentary will influence you to follow your dreams.
The team at Robert Thomas Iron Design created this ornate and gorgeous table for a family. You can see the letter, "C" that they bent from scrap metal as a design element specifically requested by the family to represent their last name.
Aspiring body artist Lisha Simpson has recently been doing creative experiments with her arm and posting them on Instagram. Her style not only relies on painting her arm, but also the lighting she uses to take the video. Her skeleton hand piece looks like an X-ray upon first glance, and her bionic arm creation looks like something straight out of an Isaac Asimov novel. View Now
If you think the weather is fickle, wait until you see this motorcycle's paint job. Using thermo-chromatic paint, BS Creations pimped out a customer's motorcycle so it would change colors with the weather. On a nice day, the motorcycle has the classic black and orange look, but once it started getting a little warm, the bike takes on a completely different color. View Now
USAA shares the story of a portrait artist and veteran who helps honor the memory of fallen U.S. service men and women.
Mode shared the story of potter Eric Landon from Denmark. He has gained a social media following on Instagram from his short video posts showcasing his precise technique. View Now
Danny Shervin is an artist. But instead of paints and pastels, he uses gunpowder. Danny's YouTube Page, Paint With Gunpowder, is full of videos of his unique technique for art creation. Danny creates the image he wants to make in gunpowder, then sets it on fire, emblazoning the image on his canvas. It's a fascinating process, and a true testament to the art of creativity. View Now
Looking for fun things to do with Mom? BuzzFeed has an idea: get tattoos together! And not only that, pick out the tattoo designs for each other, and don't let the other one know what the design is until the ink's dry. Well, that may not be the best game plan for everyone, but it worked for these BuzzFeed employees.
Tobias Gremmler was commissioned by the International Guoshu Association for a Kung Fu exhibition to create a new work of art. What the artist created is unreal. Gremmler used data points to put together these amazing visualizations based on the movements of Kung Fu fighters in action. Gremmler said he was inspired, "by the dynamics of motion and philosophy of Kung Fu." View Now
Peter Parker must be cringing so hard right now. Someone with a Spider-Man costume, an affinity for Michael Bublé, and a lot of time on their hands put together a very... unique pole dancing performance to Bublé's cover of the classic Spider-Man theme song. The dance is an impressive feat of strength and coordination for sure, but if The Sinister Six ever got a hold of this footage, Spidey's reputation would be toast. View Now
Tattoos are more popular now than they've ever been, but getting inked is still a big decision. For anyone on the fence about their latest design - or for those who are merely curious - there's now an app that could make the decision easier. Ink Hunter allows the user to virtually test out a tattoo, so anyone using the app can see how tattoos would look on them. View Now
RightThisMinute's how-to guru Jessica Hord shares how to make colorful watercolor coasters.
-- White tiles (I used a hexagon-shaped tile.)
-- Rubbing alcohol
-- Flat brush
-- Alcohol ink in multiple colors
-- Sealer/Finisher spray
-- Felt pads
1. Clean the top of the tile using a tissue and rubbing alcohol.
2. Use brush to paint a spot or two of alcohol in the center of the tile. View Now
Artist Alfonso Aguirre now paints with red wine after he accidentally dipped his paintbrush into his glass of wine while using watercolors. You've got to see these amazing masterpieces he creates with the wine!
Game of Thrones season six starts Sunday. In the meantime - watch baristartist, Michael Breach, draw the family crest of all the houses in coffee. Which one's your favorite? View Now
The crew from the Slow Mo Guys put some dry paint onto a drum and filmed what happened when they played it in slow motion. You've got to see the beautiful slow motion footage of rainbow colored paints flying into the air. View Now
You've got to see this mind blowing light fixture called the Lee Light. This hanging cube light appears to move as the person moves but you've got to see what it looks like from its profile. The light fixture cost $330.
For this activity, you will need: one canvas, one easel, multiple cans of spray paint, a lawnmower, and, of course, a death wish. The artist known as Uncle Rob came up with the, uh,creative idea to throw cans of spray paint into the moving blades of a lawn mower, allowing the paint the explodes to create a beautiful picture on a nearby canvas. The problem? Well, if you can't see the problem with this idea, maybe take a few steps back and reevaluate your life. View Now
Warning: It's not real, but it sure as heck looks real!
Makeup artists are incredibly talented. Especially the ones who can create such realistic gory injuries. With everything that went into sculpting this infected knee, just imagine what it takes to create wounds on an even bigger scale.
If you want to know how they did it — check out the tutorial! View Now