Jim Dingilian proves that a creative and skillful artist can create works of art with just about anything. By coating the interior of empty glass bottles with black smoke and then carefully brushing it away with tools mounted on dowels, he creates detailed and beautiful but dark works of smoke art that are dripping with a sense of suburban decay.
What the… WHAAAAAAT!?
Wow this is amazing.
I’ve seen a few fashion posts trying to expand the “Marie Antoinette is not Victorian” rant, but this stuff can get complicated, so here is a semi-comprehensive list so everyone knows exactly when all of these eras were.
Please note that this is very basic and that there are sometimes subcategories (especially in the 17th century, Jacobean, Restoration, etc)
And people wonder WHY I complain about History/Art History periodization. Note how much overlap there is to the above “eras”, and how many exceptions and extensions there are to these categories.
Oh, and by the way…
Because you wouldn’t want to be historically inaccurate.
The Abyss Table is a stunning coffee table that mimics the depths of the ocean with stacked layers of wood and glass. Made by London-based furniture design company Duffy London, the limited-edition piece comes with the hefty price tag of £5,800 (nearly $10,000).
David Roberts, The Holy Land, Syria, Idumea, Arabia, Egypt, & Nubia (Color lithographs), published 1855.
i always reblog this, it’s so fucking gooood
uh, no, nope. This just reminds me of that comic.
you know the one
i didn’t need to sleep tonightwhat comic
NO. NOPE. NOPE NOPE. DON’T READ THE COMIC. DON’T DO IT GUYS,
READ THE COMIC
One of the very few times nowadays the word “epic” is not overused.
John William Godward,A Congenial Task (Detail) 1915.
raphael: *looks directly into the camera like he’s on the office*
Art History Meme [4/6] Themes or Series or Subjects
Henri-Pierre Picou - Venus