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Ethereal Animal-shaped Metal Sculptures By Kang Dong Hyun
Korean artist Kang Dong Hyun creates animal-shaped metal sculptures that seem to be formed from delicate tree branches and twigs. Rhinoceros, lions, elephants and other bird-like creatures take on an ethereal look despite their metallic structure made from industrial materials. Here's a collection ...  More
Feb. 3, 2018
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Augmented Reality: Eugene Dudnikova Poetic Fantastical Paintings On Trees
Moscow-based artist Eugene Dudnikova augments reality. Her source code is a palette of paint and her latest software of choice is a tree. 'The project of street art is located in different cities on the edge of the city and in parks or forests. The themes of painting are poured into the landscape ...  More
Jan. 13, 2018
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Human Nature: Monsieur Plant Surrealist Installation Where Nature And Humans Merge And Become One
Human Nature is an installation that represents the surrealist evolution of the human being into a tree, absorbed by the nature that has taken over its rights. Nature and man merge and become one. The installation Human Nature presents 5 productions, inspired by what Nature offers us: The serenity, ...  More
Jan. 12, 2018
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Joanna Hedrick Golden Labyrinths From Fallen Leaves Of Ginkgo Trees
As the golden leaves fall from the balding Ginkgo trees, Joanna Hedrick, a counselor at the Sacramento State University Student Service Center, takes a rake around campus in the late afternoon to carve out complex designs like labyrinths and other stunning pieces of environmental art.  ...  More
Dec. 29, 2017
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Crown Shyness Is A Phenomenon Where Individual Tree Crowns Avoid Overlap Or Touch Forming Striking Canopy Patterns
Crown shyness is a naturally occurring phenomenon in some tree species where the upper most branches in a forest canopy avoid touching one another. The visual effect is striking as it creates clearly defined borders akin to cracks or rivers in the sky when viewed from below. Although the phenomenon ...  More
Aug. 15, 2017
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Kelsey McClellan Surreal Photos Of San Francisco Pom Pom Trees
While walking through her neighborhood in San Francisco's Outer Sunset area, photographer Kelsey McClellan is constantly surprised to detect the odd foliage adorning her neighbor's lawns. Trees neatly trimmed into vertical piles of pom-poms plants which swirl such as ice cream cones, or branches ...  More
Jul. 21, 2017
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Blooming Cherry Blossoms Make Kawazu City Look Like A Pink Dream
If you're sick of winter and ready for spring, head to Shizuoka's Kawazu City, the host of one of Japan's earliest cherry blossom festivals. As you might expect, the Kawazu trees aren't your average cherry blossom trees. Known as the Kawazu-zakura, this breed of cherry blossom tree has a reputation ...  More
Feb. 20, 2017
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A Wild Orangutan Can Cut Tree Branches Using A Saw – BBC Spy In The Wild
An orangutan has been captured performing DIY better than some humans. The incredible new footage reveals a female great ape using a saw to skilfully divide a branch in two. The talented ape uses her right hand to hold the tool and her feet to grip the tree branch like a vice. She even blows away ...  More
Jan. 27, 2017
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The Lumberjack Cake With A Plaid Pattern Inside By Elizabeth Marek
Portland-based cake artist Elizabeth Marek has created a lumberjack tree trunk cake that comes complete with an edible axe on top and a tasty plaid pattern in the middle. Elizabeth was inspired to make the cake while watching her husband chop down a Christmas tree, so its secret ingredient is ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017
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“Full Grown” Company Patiently Grows Trees Into Art And Furniture
Derbyshire-based furniture designer Gavin Munro has come up with the ultimate environmentally-friendly way to create stunning household furniture - by letting Mother Nature do all the hard work. Using ancient techniques combined with modern technology, he grows young trees into specially-designed ...  More
Jan. 1, 2017