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Serene Photographs Frame the Fleeting Beauty of Light, Water, and Other Natural Elements

Serene Photographs Frame the Fleeting...

Cig Harvey is adept at spotting both nature’s sublime qualities and the beauty...

A Curious Whale Explores Dry Land in Quirky, Melancholic Illustrations by Xuan Loc Xuan

A Curious Whale Explores Dry Land in...

In a whimsical narrative by Xuan Loc Xuan, an adventurous whale named Lucille traverses...

Piped in Geometric and Ornate Patterns, Buttercream Blankets Shag Cakes by Alana Jones-Mann

Piped in Geometric and Ornate Patterns,...

Los Angeles-based designer and stylist Alana Jones-Mann (previously) pipes thick...

Monochromatic Illustrations Personify the Power of the Sun and Moon through Fictional Deities

Monochromatic Illustrations Personify...

In her ethereal portraits, Toronto-based artist Sara Golish (previously) renders...

In Flight: Dramatic Photographs by Mark Harvey Capture Acrobatic Birds Mid-Air

In Flight: Dramatic Photographs by...

Throughout lockdown in the United Kingdom, Mark Harvey, who is known for his striking...

We: A Shape-Shifting Animation Explores Connection and Constraint

We: A Shape-Shifting Animation Explores...

 In Rita Louro and Martina Stiftinger’s “We,” abstract forms undergo...

The Past, Future, and Playful Collide in Digital Collages by Anonymous Duo Frank Moth

The Past, Future, and Playful Collide...

The anonymous pair behind  Frank Moth (previously) characterize their layered digital...

Cindy Sherman, Ed Ruscha, and More Than 150 Photographers Are Selling $150 Prints to Combat Voter Suppression

Cindy Sherman, Ed Ruscha, and More...

An ongoing print sale is bolstering fundraising efforts that promote progressive...

Quaint Campsites and Forests Populate Miniature Scenes of Carved Wood

Quaint Campsites and Forests Populate...

Based in Montpellier, France, Thibaut Malet (previously) spent much of his childhood...

Mantra’s Trompe L’oeil Murals Encase Enormous Butterflies in Vintage-Style Boxes

Mantra’s Trompe L’oeil Murals Encase...

Working with entomologists around the globe, the French street artist known as Mantra...

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During the last few months, Colossal has been evaluating our relationships with...

Strength: Pejac Honors Spain’s Health Workers with a Moving Trio of Interventions

Strength: Pejac Honors Spain’s Health...

On the campus of University Hospital Marqués de Valdecilla in Santander, Spain,...

Townscaper: Build Your Worries Away With This Instantly Gratifying Island City Construction Game

Townscaper: Build Your Worries Away...

Earlier this year, Malmo, Sweden-based game developer Oskar Stålberg launched Townscaper,...

Lustrous Strips of Glass Bisect Debris, Bricks, and Semi-Precious Stones in Ramon Todo’s Sculptures

Lustrous Strips of Glass Bisect Debris,...

Between gnarly chunks of concrete, basalt pillars, and smooth rounds of lapis lazuli,...

Circular Paintings Expose the Fleshy Innards of Halved Oranges, Pomegranates, and Other Fruits

Circular Paintings Expose the Fleshy...

Using round canvases with a range of diameters, Alonsa Guevara deftly paints the...

Miniature Mixed Media Lace Works Depict Pastoral Scenes in New Work by Ágnes Herczeg

Miniature Mixed Media Lace Works Depict...

Working within a scale of just a few small inches, Hungarian artist Ágnes Herczeg...

A Moment of Stunning Choreography and VFX Shares the History of the Little Rock Nine through Dance

A Moment of Stunning Choreography and...

 In a powerful interpretation of Elizabeth Eckford’s historic walk to school in...

Inside Information: Cross-Sections of Retro Technology Reveal Historical Moments of Iconic Objects

Inside Information: Cross-Sections...

As part of an ongoing series titled Inside Information, UK-based design studio Dorothy...