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Fine Line Art by Alex Konahin

Alex Konahin is a freelance artist and graphic designer from Latvia, who uses a dip pen, black ink or other material, including his own blood  to create exquisite, intricate art. Drawing the Line: The artist at work A slide show of few of his creations: Advertisements

Smart Songdo

The South Korean ‘smart’ city of Songdo is the world’s most technologically advanced piece of real estate on the planet. It is being lauded as the blueprint for cities of the future and is due to be finished in just three years’ time. Twnety thousand people already call it home – but would you like […]

Etan Patz, Lost Child, Saviour of Kidnapped Children

Little lad still lost  Thirty-three years on, the police are still looking It was the first day he had walked the two blocks to the school-bus stop by himself. Etan Patz had begged his parents to let him go alone. They relented. Wearing his “Future Flight Captain” cap, the six-year-old headed off to school on […]

Carmen Kass, high plain Drifter

Carmen Kass by Mario Testino for Vogue UK May 2012 Carmen Kass goes wild in rhe Mario Testino‘s editorial for the May issue of British Vogue magazine with styling by Lucinda Chambers. Carmen Kass was born in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia (formerly in the Soviet Union). After the fall of the USSR she began […]

Moxibustion: Traditional Chinese Medicine Therapy

A picture of  Mugwort Leaves:

Fashion Impossible: The Host Protocol

The Revere Hotel in Boston, Ma. celebrated its grand opening on April 18, 2012 with a vertical fashion show. The Boston Rock Gym provided the models who rappelled down the exterior of the 24-story hotel wearing outfits created by the students from the Massachusetts College of Arts and Design and by Ted Baker London. Photo: […]

Painting Made From Postcards Of The Queen At Lyon And Turnbull

Charlotte Roirdan, from Lyon and Turnbull, poses near portrait of a woman wearing a bikini made entirely out of postcards of the Queen on April 20, 2012 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The portrait Girl in a Yellow Bikini by David Mach, is estimated to raise between £4000 to £6000 at their Scottish Contemporary Sale to be […]