Instead of just wondering, Maher got busy illustrating his vision of commencement addresses in the year 2041.
Antoine Caron - Merry-go-round with Elephant by Irina Antoine Caron (1521–1599) was a French master glassmaker, illustrator, Northern Mannerist painter and a product of the School of Fontainebleau.
Submitted by Tho Bishop via The Mises Institute, The crisis in Venezuela is the most modern illustration of the horrific consequences of socialism and the devastating reality of hyperinflation. What makes this disaster all the more infuriating is that it could have been avoided with a basic understanding of history. Show More Summary
Brooklyn Decker says that she is so glad she moved on from modeling to acting, because the pressure situation was crazy. Recently, Decker sat down with Stephen Colbert to explain that, especially with the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue, what you see is pure fantasy when you factor in the amount of photoshopping that is going... Show More Summary
In the latest episode of their continually fascinating and informative etymological whiteboard series for Mental Floss, linguist Arika Okrent and illustrator Sean O’Neill verbally and visually explain about the little-known languageShow More Summary
When it seems like photography just isn’t the right medium for what you’re working on, don’t forget about the creative power of illustrations. There’s an army of digital artists out there, creating new, completely original graphics every single day, and it’s about time you considered incorporating them into your work. Show More Summary
As part of the huge trove of public domain images being posted on Flicker — which I reported in 2013 — the British Library has assemble a large collection of children’s book illustrations. As is often the case with these kinds of large scale image resources, best results come from a bit of patience and […]
From the Onion: Following what they deemed to be a peculiar interaction with a number of possible implications, the nation’s top overthinkers gathered for an intensive three-day symposium this week to determine what that’s supposed to mean. Thousands of overthinkers from across the country, who were seen furrowing their brows...
Think Richard Scarry, but with more bikes, high-speed rail, and wind turbines. It's a fact of the children's publishing world that toddlers love books about trains and cars. But they tend to be a little dated—Thomas the Tank Engine runs on coal. A new kids' book tells the story of a road trip and city infrastructure, based on the latest sustainable technology. Read Full Story
The Line artists pay tribute to the late, great Darwyn Cooke with pieces based on characters he illustrated, or drawn in his style.
POMP is so often short-lived, because it necessarily must run headlong into circumstance. And to illustrate that point perfectly, one image this week keeps floating back, as resilient as hope, into my visual consciousness. The work is called “Commencement,” by Brooklyn-based artist R. Kikuo Johnson for The New Yorker magazine, and at first blush, it […]
John Nugroho is a concept artist and illustrator from Indonesia. Read more...
The Fail Whale Before joining 500 Startups as Creative Director, Yiying Lu‘s best-known work was “Lifting A Dreamer,” an illustration depicting a Beluga whale airlifted by a small flock or birds. In 2008, Twitter licensed the image so it could display it to users when the service was down, which immediately raised Lu’s profile. Show More Summary
The NFL hired Joe Lockhart as its new V.P. of communications because he’s well-connected with power in Washington. Here’s an illustration of just how well-connected Lockhart is: When the Obama family moves out of the White House in January, they’re going to move into a house owned by Lockhart. The New York Times reports that…
Get ready to get your Doctor Dolittle on. Artist Jimmy Craig, 30, draws comics that illustrate what animals would say if they were able to speak, in his series They Can Talk. The series explores animalistic behaviors that have plagued...Show More Summary
I just adore illustrated artwork in my home. I like to mix it in with original paintings, typography prints… The post Botanical + Boho Style Prints appeared first on decor8.
Always be battle-ready – The Tactical Order of Dressing: An Illustrated Guide (as taught to military and emergency personnel). Photo Gallery: Tug-of-War Fatalities. Why is The Sky Blue? How Do Bees and Butterflies See? You Can Buy This...Show More Summary
Silhouettes are fun, quick and easy projects to take on if you want to learn new tools and processes in any software. In our new course, Vector Silhouettes for Beginners, you'll learn how to use essential tools in Adobe Illustrator while creating two silhouette-based projects. Show More Summary
For the past year, Ashley Graham has been challenging our conception of what we find sexy, appearing on the covers of such magazines as Maxim and the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition, and she’s only getting started. Ashley recently found herself cast as the love interest to Joe Jonas in a recent DNCE music video, proving... Show More Summary
The Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling was interviewed in 1963 by Australian radio presenter Binny Lum and their five-minute conversation about the show, his writing style and how science fiction predicts the future, has been illustrated in a delightful video that fans of the series should watch below. Show More Summary