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Night Shift Barista Becomes Coffee Artist

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

Van Gogh's Starry NightNight shift barista Michael Breach became a self-taught "coffee artist" in his abundance of spare time on the job. Breach estimates that he's done more than 400 different designs, some of which he bestowed with clever names. Show More Summary

iPhones and iPads inserted into classic paintings, by Kim Dong-Kyu

3 days agoOdd : Boing Boing

Iconic works by Degas, Monet, Van Gogh, Velasquez--now with Apple iOS devices. By Kim Dong-Kyu (Instagram). Read the rest

Create a Visual Average of Your Instagram Images With Metagramme

“Average” typically sounds boring, but the average image generator from Metagramme charms your inner art lover with a cool, dreamy post-impressionist masterpiece. Think of this as a continuously changing Van Gogh #latergram, thanks to...Show More Summary

Film Review: Frank (Dir. Lenny Abrahamson)

Frank Dir. Lenny Abrahamson [Magnolia Pictures; 2014] by Alan Zilberman Rating: From Vincent Van Gogh onward to Robin Williams, there is a fallacy in culture that all geniuses must suffer. Whether through addiction or mental illness, legions of fans think their favorite artist is great specifically because of the problems that befall him or her. Show More Summary

'Raiders of the Lost Art' shares real-life mysteries

A new Ovation show spotlights real-life art mysteries surrounding Van Gogh and others.        

See How Muted Colors Affect 10 Great Works of Art

Regardless of whether you are a true art connoisseur, you've certainly seen the works of Picasso, van Gogh, da Vinci and other greats. One thing that unites these master artists is their appreciation and usage of color — imitating the...Show More Summary

Van Gogh Exploding Tardis Dress [Pics]

From ThinkGeek.com: Vincent van Gogh was many things: human, artist, and beard-wearer. But when he met the Doctor and Amy, a spark (however temporary) lit up his life and vaulted it to a new level. Oh, and he also designed dresses. Don’t believe us? Well, just look at this picture of this one. It’s like […]

Van Lanschot the new sponsor of the Van Gogh Museum

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

The Van Gogh Museum and Van Lanschot have announced today that they have entered into a sponsoring agreement. The agreement was signed today by Karl Guha, Chairman of the Board of Van Lanschot, and Axel Rüger, Managing Director of the Van Gogh Museum. Show More Summary

Van Gogh "Self-Portrait With Bandaged Ear" Ads, Ranked.

Vinnie painted approximately 40 self-portraits before shooting himself at 37. (or before being shot, claim others). But he only created two with his bandaged ear. The popular opinion is that he cut off part of his lobe with a razor blade after a fight with Paul Gauguin. Show More Summary

10 Things Ex-Boyfriends Are Good For

2 weeks agoOdd : Thought Catalog

I’m not sure why I listened — I’m not sure why I didn’t roll my eyes the way I did when he corrected my pronunciation of Van Gogh or tempura — but I did.

Prize-winning app enabling technical exploration of Van Gogh now expanded

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

The Touch Van Gogh app, enabling viewers to discover minute details in the paintings of Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), has now been expanded with three more works: The Cottage, Seascape near Les Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer and Garden of the Asylum. Show More Summary

Nine Left-Handed People Who Changed the World

2 weeks agoNews : Truthdig

Vincent van Gogh, self-portrait. Wednesday is international Left Handers Day, a time to reflect on one of the mysteries of science, a minority complex that has resisted centuries of abuse and ridicule. The Latin word for left is sinistra, root of the word sinister, and that’s how the culture behaved for many, many years. Show More Summary

Van Gogh Museum receives its millionth visitor

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Earlier than was the case in previous years, today the Van Gogh Museum has welcomed its millionth visitor of this year. A splendid milestone on the eve of the spectacular renovations in the museum. Today, the Van Gogh Museum has welcomed its millionth visitor of this year. Show More Summary

Nienke Bakker appointed Curator of Van Gogh Paintings at the Van Gogh Museum

3 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

Nienke Bakker (b. 1972) has recently been appointed Curator of Van Gogh Paintings at the Van Gogh Museum. She is now responsible for the collection of paintings by Vincent van Gogh, the largest in the world with more than 200 paintings. Show More Summary

Amsterdam Birding

I know what some of you are thinking after reading that subject line, "Wait...there's something other than the Rembrandt House, Van Gogh Museum and Red Light District that people like to do in Amsterdam?  Really?" Yes! Really! AfterShow More Summary

Firefly Starry Night T-Shirt

Van Gogh continues to show love for all things geeky with the Firefly Starry Night T-Shirt. I always suspected he had a ‘brown coat’ hanging in his closet. What is it about the famous artist that has caused fans of various geekdoms to mix his work with popular franchises like Batman and Doctor Who? We’ve […]

Worth a Thousand Words: Fishing Boats on the Beach at Saintes-Maries

Vincent van Gogh, Fishing Boats on the Beach at Saintes-Maries, 1888, watercolor, Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russiavia Arts Everyday Living I love these colors and the summery feel of this work.

Things We Saw Today: I Guess Van Gogh Liked Serenity, Too - I'd probably cut my ear off if I had to listen to Mal's mouth all the time.

last monthOdd : Geekosystem

Twenty27Designs has re-imagined Van Gogh's Starry Night with a Joss Whedon twist. You can show off your Browncoat loyalty with a Starry Flight t-shirt for 19.95, or check out more geeky designs on Facebook or Tumblr.

Psykopaint iPad painting app serves up Monet, Van Gogh brush strokes with 3D flair

There’s no shortage of drawing and painting apps for the iPad, but a new one has just hit the scene that will be sure to capture both your eye and your imagination. Using 3D technology, Psykopaint from Psykosoft – the company that brought you...Show More Summary

Artist creates a living copy of Vincent Van Gogh's ear with relative's DNA

2 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

If you thought cloning mice, frogs and extinct mammoths to be challenging, how about cloning Vincent Van Gogh's ear? Dutch artist Diemut Strebe has grown a living replica of the ear that Vincent Van Gogh reportedly sliced off in a troubled episode, using genetic material from one of Van Gogh's direct descendants. Show More Summary

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