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Facekini: Chinese Bathers Strange-looking Yet Fashionable Skin Protection By Philipp Engelhorn
The facekini is just what it sounds like: a head-sock, often in colorful patterns, worn over the head to protect one's face from the sun. They've become hugely popular in China, and the world of high fashion embraced them with a spread in CR, the new magazine from former Vogue Paris editor Carine ...  More
Feb. 20, 2018
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Everyday Life In Paradise: Brenda Cablayan Gorgeous Paintings Of Contemporary Hawaii
Brenda Cablayan is a painter living and working on the island of Oahu, Hawaii. She started her art career as an illustrator before turning her attention to fine art. Her paintings capture the ever changing light and colors of the island landscapes. Brenda is best known for her suburban, ...  More
Feb. 20, 2018
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Phoebe Sonder Captivating Hyper-realistic Seascape Paintings
'I have always been drawn to the ocean. Identified with the power and vulnerability the water's movement. The rhythm of the waves, the swell of the tide marking time like an inhale and exhale of breath. The sea being the truest monument to the depth of time in its delicate absolute. My aesthetic ...  More
Feb. 17, 2018
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The Winners Of The 2018 UPY Contest Reveal Breathtaking Underwater Landscapes And Wildlife
The winners of the 2018 Underwater Photographer of the Year Contest have just been announced. With more than 5,000 submissions from photographers around the world, prizes and commendations were handed out in 11 categories including Wide Angle, Macro, Wrecks, Behavior, Portrait, Black & White, ...  More
Feb. 15, 2018
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Spray Paint Artist Jimmy Swift Turns A Beach Rock Into A Terrifying Shark
Jimmy 'Swift' is an American-born artist who has been in motion for over 15 years, traveling to over 90 countries and creating art along the way. His signature characters are a narration of the personalities that he's encountered during his travels, and are a window into the bizarre and sometimes ...  More
Feb. 14, 2018
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Ben Young Glass And Concrete Luminous Sculptures Explore The Relationship Between Humans And Nature
Sydney-based artist Ben Young uses glass and concrete to create sculptures that are like frozen, suspended scenes. Growing up surfing in Waihi Beach, New Zealand, Ben has always been drawn to the ocean so a lot of his work is centered around the sea. Despite being such a solid material, Ben manages ...  More
Dec. 21, 2017
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Seashore Library: Vector Architects Create The World’s Loneliest Library Between The Sea And The Sun
On the shore of an idyllic white sandy beach in Beidaihe New District, a coastal region in eastern China, rests a monolithic yet classical structure that contains sublime spaces of aesthetic illumination. The Seashore Library, designed by the Beijing-based studio Vector Architects, portrays the ...  More
Dec. 21, 2017
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Jefferson Hayman Wonderful Vintage Frames As Portholes Into Quiet Seascapes
Jefferson Hayman is an artist whose work explores the themes of nostalgia, common symbols, and memory. Through a quiet minimalism, he invites the viewer to partake in the narrative process in a way that is both intimate and deeply personal.  ...  More
Oct. 4, 2017