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Millions visit London’s ‘sea’ of poppies

Millions visit London’s ‘sea’ of poppies Wrapped in heavy coats against the November chill, thousands of visitors crowd onto the paths circling the Tower of London to catch a glimpse of the extraordinary “sea” of crimson filling the castle’s moat below. The blood-red tide which flows from one of the palace’s windows and laps at its ancient stone walls is made of hundreds of thousands of individually handcrafted ceramic poppies. Each of the 888,246 blooms in the artwork, “Blood Swept Lands Read more […]

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Artist turns her New York home into a psychedelic retreat

Artist turns her New York home into a psychedelic retreat When american artist kat o’sullivan purchased a run-down 1840s residence in upstate New York, she planned for its total reconstruction into a psychedelic retreat, painted in a spectrum of rainbow hues and large-scale frescoes. Since then, she and partner Mason Brown have added oddly shaped windows, vibrantly colored exterior paneling and a pink front door to their home, transforming it into ‘calico’. Black-painted trim gives Read more […]

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Feltépve by Ervin Loranth Herve

Feltépve by Ervin Loranth Herve A gigantic man crawls out from the earth in this spectacular outdoor sculpture titled Feltépve (“ripped up” or “popped up”) by Hungarian artist Ervin Loránth Hervé. Crafted from polystyrene, the larger-than-life sculpture was temporarily installed in Budapest’s Széchenyi Square for the Art Market Budapest art fair that took place earlier this October. With an expressive, snarling face, the colossal figure looks like he is erupting from a deep, underground Read more […]

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Benedetto Bufalino turns a French apartment into a tennis court

Benedetto Bufalino turns a French apartment into a tennis court for french artist benedetto bufalino, art is a playground for creative exchange. his latest participatory piece rethinks indoor tennis by placing it within the context of a habitable apartment, fitting a faux-grass expanse from floor board to fireplace. From now until october 31st, 2014, bufalino transforms interface gallery in Dijon, France into a functioning and fun sport court, where visitors are invited to pick up a racket and Read more […]

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Tom Fruin’s Stained Glass House Installed at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Tom Fruin’s Stained Glass House Installed at Brooklyn Bridge Park Check out those rainbow reflections! For this year’s DUMBO Arts Festival, artist Tom Fruin and performance duo CoreAct presented a collaborative project called Reflection / Kolonihavehus in Brooklyn Bridge Park. Fruin’s colorful plexiglass house, called Kolonihavehus, was on display. In previous years, the outdoor sculpture had been shown throughout Europe, such as in Sweden, Denmark, Austria and the Czech Republic. New Read more […]

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