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I usually tell people that everything I learned about being an entrepreneur I learned by F'ing up at my first company. I think the sign of a good
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Just as every tree is different but still recognizably a tree, every story is different but contains elements that make it a story. By defining those before you begin you clarify the scope of your work, identify your themes, and create the story you ...
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Inspired by a recent trip to Kyoto, Japan, San Francisco based painter Ferris Plock decided to cleverly mashup samurais and skateboarders in his new series, R…
From the Abstract City archive: An artist's attempt to create a universe of cookies for the holidays.
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First: watch the video. Japanese artist paints three-dimensional goldfish using a complex process of poured resin. The fish are painted meticulously, layer by layer, the sandwiched slices revealing slightly more about each creature, similar to the f...
For the better part of three decades multidisciplinary artist has worked as a stage writer, director, composer, a fabricator of musical instruments, a singer, sculptor, painter and writer. Among his sculptural works are two incredible series of carv...
Oh, apoplexy, my favorite word! You are a true sesquipedalian. Now please excuse me while I meander through the hazmatic haze of philology.
These strange cones and holes look like a bizarre wind formation in the Egyptian desert, until you see the pattern they make from the air. Created by Greek artist Danae Stratou and the DAST art team in the mid-1990s, this earthwork art is called "Des...
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A simple list of 10 things I wish I'd heard when I was in college.
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Bates Masi + Architects LLC, a full-service architectural firm with roots in New York City and the East End of Long Island for over 45 years, responds to each project with extensive research in related architectural fields, material, craft and enviro...
The by Architect firm is a stunning modern vacation residence located in the exclusive Cape Sol on the West coast of Phuket, Thailand. Villa Amanzi is a stunning six bedroom residence with a 15m infinity pool and breathtaking views over the Andaman...
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Though a little more involved to make than traditional buttercream icing, one taste, and you'll decide to make it all the time.
This week's curator: Chuck P, DJ for KCRW.
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TreeHouse Point is an intimate alternative for individuals and groups who seek comfort and style in friendly and natural surroundings. All accommodations are well designed and artfully decorated, with touches like handmade beds, original art and char...
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*First they removed the hardware and stone top, sanded the table all over, and applied a coat of primer.*Then they gave it two coats of semigloss latex paint in a lively citrus hue.*For a pull, they threaded a length of cord through the existing hard...
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Forced perspective is a technique that employs optical illusion to make an object appear farther away, closer, larger or smaller than it actually is. It is used primarily in photography, filmmaking and architecture. It manipulates human visual percep...
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Monday morning has come and gone in Australia (I'm always 14 hours ahead of Kim) and I had a se...
Where would you be the safest if World War 3 broke out tomorrow? Perhaps it's a grim subject, but safety and distance from world conflict can be a motivating
Eric Stanley's violin cover of Eminem's Love The Way You Lie.
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Japanese artist was born in Osaka in 1981 and majored in sculpture at the Kyoto City University of Arts. Her immense floor-to-ceiling tapestries are meticulously cut by hand from enormous sheets of paper using utility knives and soldering irons. Her...
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Every so often an email lands in my inbox from perhaps the cruelest man I know. Chris from Welc...
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While talking with young founders in Europe and the US over the last couple months, I have been asked the same question repeatedly -- how can an entrepreneur just starting out gain the necessary credibility to attract capital? It is an important ques...
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has been around for hundreds of years, but it's still as impressive and popular now as it was during the Renaissance.
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Roxanne Quimby wants to give more than 70,000 wild acres next to Maine's cherished Baxter State Park to the federal government, hoping to create a Maine Woods National Park.
ran hwang is a korean-born artist working in new york, who creates intricate and poetic installations
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i love everything about this beautiful home i saw on mixr. can you imagine having a lovely staircase like this, and then having it take you along its
Most of us will agree with the age-old saying that "patience is a virtue." How many of you, however, would actually hang on for two years and a half to bring a piece of art into existence? Dalton Ghetti, 49, a Bridgeport artist, has spent 25 good.
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Some of my favorite things are so simple, like ice cube shapes for example. Here's a list of some of my favorite Ice Cube Trays and related inventions, not including the previously featured
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LEADING UK mosaic artist Ed Chapman has created a unique Jimi Hendrix mosaic out of 5000 guitar plectrums. It was auctioned last month at Cancer Rese
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This exceptionally designed modern architectural residence sits alongside a mountainous Midwestern terrain. The designing firm, Arch11 was founded in 1993
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How to make homemade marshmallow fondant to decorate your baking with.
If there was a prize that could be given out to the most creative father, I'd hope that it was awarded to Jason Lee. A wedding photographer by day, he's used…
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