Art & Design

Visual Feast: Beautiful Photos of Rotten Food
Visual Feast: Beautiful Photos of Rotten Food

Fact: We waste a lot of food in the United States—Americans throw away nearly half of what they… >>

'But Mom, They're Art!' Major Museum Adds Video Games to Collection
‘But Mom, They’re Art!’ Major Museum Adds Video Games to Collection

New York's Museum of Modern Art—better known as MoMA—announced Thursday that 14 video games… >>

This Famous Painting Stinks, Say Some
This Famous Painting Stinks, Say Some

Who doesn't love George Washington? Nobody, that's who. And who doesn't love "Washington Crossing… >>

Visiting MOBA: The Best Bad Art You'll Ever See
Visiting MOBA: The Best Bad Art You’ll Ever See

Everyone appreciates good art, but it’s the true connoisseur who can appreciate bad… >>

'No Excuses': 19 Photos That Will Inspire You
‘No Excuses’: 19 Photos That Will Inspire You

Need a shot in the arm to help push you through the work week? Put down the coffee mug and  take a… >>

What Would a 51-State Flag Look Like?
What Would a 51-State Flag Look Like?

With Puerto Rican statehood in the news once again, Smithsonian magazine's excellent Design Decoded… >>

Feast Your Eyes: Four Great Photo Sites
Feast Your Eyes: Four Great Photo Sites

I can get lost in good photography websites just like I can in good books—they tell a story… >>

Small Wonders: A Tiny World That Inspires
Small Wonders: A Tiny World That Inspires

British artist Slinkachu began the "Little People Project" in 2006. He starts with miniature train… >>

Cinemagram: The Next Instagram?
Cinemagram: The Next Instagram?

The next big thing in smart phone photography could be Cinemagram, a free iPhone app (the Android… >>

This Halloween, Carve Pink Pumpkins
This Halloween, Carve Pink Pumpkins

Picking out the perfect pumpkin for my jack-o-lantern was always a task I took very seriously as a… >>