Chinese artist Yong Yongchun just recently completed the longest and largest 3D painting in the world. The record-setting painting is 1,200 feet long and 24 feet wide. In total the square footage is more than twice the size of an NBA basketball court. The painting, which is located at the Communication University of China in Nanjing, was created for the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics that are taking place this October. The cityscape is almost 1,000 feet longer than the previous record holder which is located in London.
Photoshop changed the internet as we know it.
Metro and Subway stations usually don’t attract the attention of tourists. But photographer and world traveler Enig Hui managed to capture the world of public transportation in a stunning collection of photos. The series of pictures were taken in subway stations from all around the globe. Check them out below.
Jerkface is a NYC-based artist and native who started crafting works of art at the age of 16. Jerkface recently finished up his 30 days campaign, where he dropped a new piece of art every day for a consecutive 30 days (even though he started the 30 days with only 10 completed works). This was inspired by Bansky’s 30 day run in New York City earlier this year.
This year brought the 8th annual iPhone Photography Awards, and the winners have been selected. There’s thousands of entries from 70+ countries every year, and these are some of the best. Here’s 10 that really stood out to me. Head over to their website for the full details.
This AT-AT Walker made from skateboards is currently on display at The Black Book Gallery in Denver for a show called “Deathstar Blues.” Made entirely from recycled skateboards that piece stands 16″ tall and 17″ long. It’ll only set you back $1980, check out the entire show here.
I’ve got to give it up for the barbers on these haircuts, truly amazing pieces of hair art. These are some very interesting choices to get carved into your cranium, but to each their own. How about them Spurs last night?
This is some pretty impressive corn flake art by Sarah Rosado. Sarah is a NY-based photographer that created these corn flake masterpieces of John Lennon, Bob Marley, Amy Winehouse, and more. Check out her website here.
Blue Chalk Media put together this video to showcase the story and work of photographer, Cory Richards. Really amazing stuff.
Shepard Fairey is a legend in the street art world and can hold his own in the world of fashion. His iconic work has brought him much success but he started out as a normal skater kid from Charleston, SC. Fairey recently sat down with Brett Novak for an interview about how the he got his start. The artist speaks on his Andre the Giant logo, OBEY clothing line, and the Obama poster that he might be most well-known for. The interview provides a unique look inside the mind of the Fairey. Check it out above.