One of the most famous paintings ever made is The Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh. One of the most famous …
The swirling skies of Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night illustrate a mystery that has eluded biologists for more than a century--why do we perceive the color blue in the dimly lit night sky? A newly discovered mechanism of color vision...Show More Summary
Vincent Van Gogh created some of the most distinct, enduring images ever: sunflowers, starry nights, painfully honest self-portraits. Now, you’re about to see them in a completely new way. The post Van Gogh Comes to Life appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Vincent Van Gogh's Starry Night is intoxicatingly beautiful--and now literally intoxicating. Rajendra Limbu, a bartender at the Artesian Lounge, a bar in the luxurious Langham hotel in Hong Kong, recreated it and other famous paintings in mixed drinks. Show More Summary
ART JUST BECAME COOLER: The unexpected math behind Van Gogh’s “Starry Night”.
A video tour of the (excellent) Museum of Bad Art. How Not to Get Killed by a Cow. The Canary Girls and the WWI Poisons that turned them Yellow. The unexpected math behind Van Gogh’s “Starry Night”. Got an extra $8.4 million? Michelangelo’s...Show More Summary
There’s a great scene in Paul Dalio’s new film, “Touched With Fire,” where young lovers Carla (Katie Holmes) and Marco (Luke Kirby) run with rebellious abandon through a room covered in the iconic spirals of Van Gogh’s “Starry Night,” as Tchaikovsky’s “Nutcracker” floods the soundtrack with bewitching magic. Show More Summary
There's a starry night waving through the locks of this woman’s hair. I think that Van Gogh would approve of this beautiful take on his most famous painting. Ursula Goff makes amazing images by coloring her hair. Lately, she’s been dying in patterns to imitate famous works of art, including pieces by Andy Warhol, Sandro Botticelli, and Edvard Munch. Show More Summary
Result: Starry Night, by Vincent van Gogh
When things that you thought were entirely unrelated to each other come together, it is a joy and a relief. A joy because you experience firsthand a flash of the divine plan: It's all connected! Everything! Everyone! And a relief, because for that fraction of time, things make sense. Order is present and it is […]
Merry Christmas, and a very Happy New Ear from Reddit IndigoSalsa, who made this awesome Van Gogh Gingerbread House decorated in the iconic swirls of The Starry Night. And in front of the house is none other than a thoroughly melancholy gingerbread Vincent van Gogh, minus one gingerbread ear. [via Neatorama]
IndigoSalsa made a gingerbread house and layered on the frosting in the manner of Vincent Van Gogh’s “Starry Night.” And look, there’s the artist himself as a gingerbread man- with one ear! We don’t know if that was the way he was made, or whether someone bit off the other ear. How appropriate that a famous redhead gets rendered in gingerbread. -via reddit
The Dark Knight meets Vincent Van Gogh on the DC Comics Batman Starry Night T-Shirt. Fans of the Caped Crusader fell in love with the Starry Knight T-Shirt, but that particular shirt has become as hard to grab as Batman himself. Fortunately, a new shirt has arisen that features Batman and the Bat Signal in […]
Salavat Fidai is an artist in Ufa, Russia. Among other media, he paints tiny images on pumpkin seeds. He features famous works of art, such as the above version of Van Gogh’s Starry Night, as well as characters from pop culture, such as the Star Wars characters below. Show More Summary
Today the Department of Extraordinary Embroidery is marveling at this awesome needlepoint of Vincent van Gogh’s iconic painting The Starry Night by embroidery artist Lauren Spark. The Melbourne, Australia-based artist is entirely self-taught and was asked by her mother to recreate van Gogh’s famous painting using a needle and thread. Show More Summary
It seems like everybody is recreating Van Gogh paintings out of unusual materials these days. Artist Stan Herd recently finished planting an entire field to resemble the Dutch Master's "Olive Trees," and now an embroidery artist and a microbiologist...
If only Vincent van Gogh could have lived to see this strikingly accurate reproduction of his iconic "Starry Night" -- especially since, instead of oil on canvas, the work is a bacteria on petri. Because even with these most minute of...Show More Summary
FlippyCat—easily the most patient YouTube celebrity —spent around 11 hours recreating Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night using 7,067 carefully stacked dominoes that were then sent tumbling in a glorious chain reaction. Read more...
Canadian domino artist FlippyCat (previously featured here) brought The Starry Night to life using over 7,067 dominoes. He spent 11 hours painstakingly constructing his domino tribute to van Gogh’s post-impressionist masterpiece. Once...Show More Summary
The Starry Night, Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890). The more you empathize with the world, the more you feel its joy and pain, but too much can lead to overload. One of my interests is affective empathy, the involuntary desire not only to...Show More Summary