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16th Century Gothic Boxwood Miniatures With Extremely Detailed Carvings

Gothic Boxwood Miniatures With Extremely Detailed Carvings

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Toward the end of the Middle Ages, artists and architects commissioned by the Catholic Church continued to work in the Gothic style. Today, this iconic movement is predominantly praised for the towering spires and sky high stained glass windows of its gorgeous cathedrals. However, not all Gothic masterpieces were larger than life; some, like this captivating collection of 16th-century Gothic boxwood miniatures, can even...

Real Life Animal Whisperer Took Selfies With Wild Animals

Real Life Animal Whisperer Took Selfies With Wild Animals

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In 2015, we were amazed by the furry friendships and selfie-taking skills of Auckland-based adventurer Allan Dixon. Known as “the animal whisperer,” Dixon has made a name for himself as a modern-day Dr. Doolittle—though, instead of specializing in taking care of cuddly creatures, his expertise lies in posing with them. Real Life Animal Whisperer Took...

Designer Created Furniture While Using Only Tension Forces

Designer Creates Furniture Using Only Forces of Tension, No Nails Needed

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Furniture designer Robby Cuthbert mixes architectural principles and organic forms in his sculptural pieces. Coffee tables, lamps, shelves, and chairs are all carefully crafted with wood and steel cables based on principles of tensegrity (or tension integrity). The results are pieces of light and airy modern furniture. The designer created...

Delicate Art Installations Have Patiently Arranged Dandelions

Delicate Art Installations Have Patiently Arranged Dandelions

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Artistically arranging delicate and fragile flowers is an undoubtedly difficult task. Paris based botanical artist Duy Anh Nhan Duc, however, makes the floral craft look easy breezy with his stunning series of carefully arranged and airy dandelion delicate art installations. Delicate Art Installations Have Patiently Arranged Dandelions To display his delicate art, Nhan Duc...