Jul 22

Tokyo-based nature and wildlife photographer Martin Bailey captures the otherworldly beauty of Antarctica in this stunning photo series.

German designer Meike Harde created Time Is Dancing, a beautiful clock that tells time through ballerina poses.

Though today’s artists have a world of technology at their fingertips, many still choose to work in a more traditional manner. These are not painters who create works using oil, acrylic or watercolor – they’re artists who take everyday objects like matches, buttons, and nails to make intricate artworks that deserve a closer look. Check out the full list here, brought to you by My Modern Met and smartwater.

Jul 21

Japanese artist Azuma Makoto recently ventured to Nevada’s Black Rock Desert to launch a 50-year-old pine bonsai and a colorful floral arrangement into space. The mission, titled Exobotanica, aimed to explore the transformation of the plants into exobiota (extraterrestrial life) in outer space.

For the 2013 Kobe Biennale, Japanese designers Masakazu Shirane and Saya Miyazaki created Wink Space, an immersive kaleidoscopic tunnel made from a multi-faceted mirror sheet inside a shipping container.

Studio Allergutendinge designed the Soul Box, a mobile wooden shelter that can be transported anywhere. The minimalist, two-story building features a kitchen and bed on the lower floor, with a viewing platform on the upper one.

Japanese photographer Hidenobu Suzuki captured these stunning shots of Mount Fuji looming over Fujinomiya, a city located in the Shizuoka Prefecture of Japan.

Jul 20

California-based artist Crystal Morey explores the relationship between humans and nature with her intriguing ceramic sculptures of people encased in animals.

UK-based architecture practice Invisible Studio enlisted friends and neighbors to help build this gorgeous, secluded studio in the forest near Bath, England.

Italian graphic designer Andrea Minini's amazing minimalist illustration work Animals in Moiré 2 features stunning animal portraits formed with patterns of moiré lines.

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