An artist's conception of scientific illustrations of Angry Birds. (Image courtesy of Shane Parker) It's hard to say why so many of the world's most popular mobile games—Angry Birds, Flappy Bird, Crossy Road—feature birds. Maybe avian creatures are just easy to animate. Show More Summary
At the Guardian, Cat Fitzpatrick looks at how and why trans artists are finding their voices through the medium of poetry. More: For a long time, trans writing meant memoir. From Christine Jorgensen to Janet Mock, the most celebrated trans writers (or more to the point, the only ones who could get published) were those […]
Mesut Ozil has been one of the best players in England this season. The German playmaker was at his best again for Arsenal against Dinamo Zagreb in the Champions League. He opened the scoring with a diving header in the first half and...Show More Summary
Looking at the work of an artist like James Taylor, you might wonder how he kept churning out hit after hit. "Fire and Rain," "Sweet Baby James," "Carolina in My Mind, "Country Road" -- the list of Taylor's folksy-rock classics extends back to the 1970s and still captivates listeners whenever they hear them. Show More Summary
Last year, the precocious now-17-year-old Slovakian student artist Martin Vargic designed a wildly popular and irreverent Map of the Internet in the style of a historical atlas, following it up with a map of world stereotypes that featured common Western attitudes about other regions of the world. Show More Summary
Coolest thing on the slopes this winter: Japanese Pop artist Takashi Murakami's lift tickets for Aspen Snowmass ski resort in Aspen, Colo. The "wearable art" created by Murakami features quirky characters (pictured above, from left) Pom, the dog; Kaikai and Kiki; and the toothy Mr. Dob. And of...
The sun has set for people who say you shouldn't play with your food.
Jordi Villaverde is a 2D Artist, Character Designer, Illustrator based in Barcelona, Spain. I really do enjoyed his style, how colorful it is and it's always insightful that he shares his process from the sketches to the final result. All...Show More Summary
Ted Harris, who penned memorable country hits for Dottie West, Charley Pride and dozens of other artists, died Sunday, November 22nd, at his home in Lewisburg, Tennessee, according to MusicRow.com. Elected to the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1990, Harris was the most awarded country songwriter in the history...
Once again, we talked to 10 of the hottest artists who are climbing the charts, breaking the Internet or just dominating our office stereos. This month: reggaeton sensation Maluma, raucous Toronto indie rockers Dilly Dally, dreamy vaporwavers 2814 and more.
CBS' freshman medical drama TV series "Code Black" is getting five additional episodes from its original 13-episode count. This means the series now has 18 episodes in total. Meanwhile, new reports indicate Broadway performers joining the upcoming episode with one to play the very character he portrayed on the stage.
by Bill Pearis Glammy lo-fi artist Jack Name released the strange and wonderful Weird Moons back in January via John Dwyer's Castle Face label. The LP is getting a cassette release via Italy's Maple Death label which is going to...
Charli XCX's documentary The F Word and Me – with the f-word in this case standing for feminism – premiered Tuesday on BBC 3. While touring in support of her 2014 LP Sucker, XCX interviewed fellow artists at each festival stop to "find out what feminism really means and to see...
New York City street artist Ann Lewis and other activists protested gentrification and rising rents at the Brooklyn Museum last week, as the institution hosted a real estate summit for developers and investors. The next day, those issues got personal for Lewis when tenants in her building received eviction notices. Show More Summary
The Board of Directors of The Choral Arts Society of Washington seeks an Executive Director to collaborate with full time Artistic Director Scott Tucker to lead this nationally prominent choral organization to the next levels of growth and success.
By Jspicer on Nov 25 2015 Collecting four volumes of a series can always seem a chore of fruition – both for artist and listener. How do separate ideas fit within the context of one concrete object, and is it worth the journey for the ADD addled generation most apt to devour music in morsels rather than one family style course. Show More Summary
Music videos continue to be one of the best ways to introduce potential fans to your band, but simply posting content on platforms like YouTube and Vevo is no guarantee it will get the kind of attention you're hoping for. This article looks at what you can do to attract...
A century since Einstein’s published his General Theory of Relativity and the launch date of the new track from Diagrams, the artistic moniker of Sheffield-based Sam Genders on which I played a tiny advisory role on a nanoscopic part of the lyrics. “I’m fascinated by science and had been reading Einstein’s biography on the last […]
This kid is shining bright like a diamond, thanks to a superstar artist. Henri “Kai” Grabill, a 2-year-old from Des Moines, Iowa, recently had his walker painted to look like a glittering galaxy by tattoo artist Nathan Gerger, the Des...Show More Summary
From oil refineries to electromagnetic fields to bats, meet an artist from Slovakia discovering beautiful new sounds. Interview - and CDM events in Berlin. Continue ? The post Finding beauty even in fiery oil refineries: meet Jonáš Gruska appeared first on Create Digital Music.