theswinginsixties:

The Dandies of Swinging London: Julian Ormsby-Gore, Christopher Gibbs, and Nicholas Gormanston, in 1965.

theswinginsixties:

The Dandies of Swinging London: Julian Ormsby-Gore, Christopher Gibbs, and Nicholas Gormanston, in 1965.

colin-vian:

  Michelangelo Buonarroti, Testa di Satiro, Inchiostro e penna marrone su carta, Musée du Louvre, Paris

colin-vian:

  Michelangelo Buonarroti, Testa di Satiro, Inchiostro e penna marrone su carta, Musée du Louvre, Paris

blackbastetofthewall:

Helmeted Minerva holding a tiny owl - Marble golden onyx marble, 2nd century CE with 18th Century restorations. The onyx body is a Roman copy of the Hera Borghese type; the statue was restored as Minerva by adding marble head and arms. - Louvre Museum, Paris

blackbastetofthewall:

Helmeted Minerva holding a tiny owl - Marble golden onyx marble, 2nd century CE with 18th Century restorations. The onyx body is a Roman copy of the Hera Borghese type; the statue was restored as Minerva by adding marble head and arms. - Louvre Museum, Paris

napolinostalgia:

Head of a Greek horse in the Via Tribunale, Naples, 1959 ~ Herbert List

napolinostalgia:

Head of a Greek horse in the Via Tribunale, Naples, 1959 ~ Herbert List

explore-blog:

Delightful portrait of Virginia Woolf by artist Ping Zhu, who seems to capture Woolf at the very moment she is pondering the creative benefits of keeping a diary or composing another passionate love letter to Vita Sackville-West.

explore-blog:

Delightful portrait of Virginia Woolf by artist Ping Zhu, who seems to capture Woolf at the very moment she is pondering the creative benefits of keeping a diary or composing another passionate love letter to Vita Sackville-West.

tierradentro:

Born on this day (07/22/1882): Edward Hopper.
“Self-Portrait and Hand Studies”, c. 1900.

tierradentro:

Born on this day (07/22/1882): Edward Hopper.

Self-Portrait and Hand Studies, c. 1900.

artspotting:



Allan Wexler, Coffee Seeks its Own Level was inspired by the principle “water seeks its own level”. I had been working on a series of projects using basic scientific principles learned in high school as a means to explore architectural issues.    
Coffee Seeks its Own Level choreographs group dynamics. If one person alone lifts his cup, coffee overflows the other three cups. All four people need to coordinate their actions and lift simultaneously. via void

artspotting:

Allan Wexler, Coffee Seeks its Own Level was inspired by the principle “water seeks its own level”. I had been working on a series of projects using basic scientific principles learned in high school as a means to explore architectural issues.    

Coffee Seeks its Own Level choreographs group dynamics. If one person alone lifts his cup, coffee overflows the other three cups. All four people need to coordinate their actions and lift simultaneously. via void

srheannonteran:

archatlas:

Kailashnath Temple

What’s most amazing about the Kailashnath Temple is that it’s carved out of one single rock. Carvers started at the top and excavated downward, exhuming the temple out of the existing rock. The traditional methods were rigidly followed by the master architect, which could not have been achieved by excavating from the front.” [via]

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