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February, 2014

  • 11 February

    Dubai’s First Street Night Art

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    Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Tuesday, February 11, 2014 “Street Night Art” is the brainchild of Maria Constancia Urriutia, dedicated to bringing people from all walks of the art spectrum to share and create art. When asked where the need for such an event arose from she explained: “Every time …

January, 2014

  • 22 January

    The One And Only True Muscle Car

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    New York – Wednesday, January 22, 2014 A beauty, and powered much like the Flintstone’s vehicle which gained mobility “courtesy of Fred’s two feet” this will be going nowhere fast if you haven’t eaten your Wheaties.  German artist Hannes Langeder, 45, spent six months and 1,000 hours constructing the life-sized …

  • 21 January

    French Artist Creates Mile Wide Beach Graffiti in The Sand

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    Biarritz, Bask Coast, France – Tuesday, January 21, 2014 I was contacted yesterday morning by a 37-year-old Bask Coast French artist named Sam Dougados.  He practices what he calls ” beach art.”  By his definition “this is land art but we can compare it to street art, replacing spray can …

  • 20 January

    Jay Z’s Empire State Of Mind: The Hip Hop Picasso is Present Baby

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    New York – Monday, January 19, 2013 When proposing a building design, an architect will draft a realistic architectural rendering.  This is a fiction, the illusion of a 3-D concept model of a building which only exists on paper.  This sort of rendering makes it easier for a client to …

December, 2013

  • 26 December

    Haddon Sundblom, The Father of Modern Father Christmas

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    New York City – Thursday, December 26, 2013 Have you ever heard of an artist named Haddon Sundblom? No? Well you’ve seen his work. You could say he’s one of the most famous character designers ever. He created the iconic Santa we know and love. He based him on Clement …