Art & Design

Cool Optical Illusions That Make You Look Twice
Cool Optical Illusions That Make You Look Twice

Believe it: These photographs of cool optical illusions and perspective definitely aren't what they… >>

10 Stunning Examples of Native American Artistry
10 Stunning Examples of Native American Artistry

A major traveling exhibit showcases some of our country's most exquisite Native masterpieces… >>

5 Unbelievable Sources of Found Music
5 Unbelievable Sources of Found Music

All sound is vibration, and anything that can vibrate can make a little music. Join us for a tour… >>

Word Power: How Artful Is Your Vocabulary?
Word Power: How Artful Is Your Vocabulary?

Take our quiz to see if you've got a flair with artful words. >>

Are These the World's 7 Funniest Paintings?
Are These the World’s 7 Funniest Paintings?

Laugh along on a guided tour of history's best-painted puns. >>

Dr. Chip Thomas' Incredible Attempt to Heal Through Art
Dr. Chip Thomas’ Incredible Attempt to Heal Through Art

Installing massive outdoor murals under the name "Jetsonorama," Dr. Chip Thomas is a full-time… >>

6 Breathtaking Views of the Night Sky That You Rarely Get to See
6 Breathtaking Views of the Night Sky That You Rarely Get to See

Tyler Nordgren, a physics and astronomy professor at the University of Redlands, has a mission: to… >>

10 Pictures That Remind You of Being a Kid in Summer
10 Pictures That Remind You of Being a Kid in Summer

School was out and the possibilities were endless. >>

9 Unusually Detailed Animal Habitats
9 Unusually Detailed Animal Habitats

See how birds, oysters, snails, caterpillars, moths, and more rely on their inventive natures to… >>

9 of the Most Unusual Surfing Locations in the World
9 of the Most Unusual Surfing Locations in the World

In photographer Chris Burkard's book Distant Shores, he captures the rarest surf spots around the… >>

This Optical Illusion Art Will Expand Your Mind
This Optical Illusion Art Will Expand Your Mind

Stare long enough and you'll figure it out. >>

7 Unique Bird Houses You Wish You Could Move Into
7 Unique Bird Houses You Wish You Could Move Into

With their unusual designs and attention to detail, these show-stopping homes are true works of art. >>

Stunning Wave Photos You Won't Believe Are Real
Stunning Wave Photos You Won’t Believe Are Real

Photographer Clark Little captures beautiful ocean and wave photos from an unbelievable… >>

Surprisingly Intimate Moments of Daily Life Around the World
Surprisingly Intimate Moments of Daily Life Around the World

As with his well-known photo, "Afghan Girl," these pictures of strangers from photojournalist Steve… >>

8 Flower Photos With Surprising Emotional Pull
8 Flower Photos With Surprising Emotional Pull

Photographer joSon captures soul and beauty in these remarkable flower photos. >>

8 Beautifully Haunting Pictures of Route 66 Ghost Towns
8 Beautifully Haunting Pictures of Route 66 Ghost Towns

Along the 2,291 mile highway that is Route 66, you'll find territorial-era mining towns, quiet… >>

8 of the Most Beautiful Opera Houses in the World
8 of the Most Beautiful Opera Houses in the World

With their skillfully crafted design and architecture, these famous opera houses are among the most… >>

Quick: How Does This Picture Make You Feel?
Quick: How Does This Picture Make You Feel?

“Too often, when people walk into a museum, they secretly think, 
I can’t see the point of… >>

8 Classic Movie Rivalries in a Single Cartoon
8 Classic Movie Rivalries in a Single Cartoon

Great Showdowns: The Return features iconic confrontations of cinema, as captured by illustrator… >>

A Funny Look at America, Using LEGO Minifigs
A Funny Look at America, Using LEGO Minifigs

In his book 50 States of Lego, photographer Jeff Friesen takes a comical yet artful look at the… >>