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Paola Pivi’s Feathered Friends

Could we be any more charmed by Italian artist Paola Pivi’s foam-and-feather bear sculptures? The answer is ‘no.’

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Ombré + Rocks = Our Latest Art Obsession

Our latest obsession: the ombré rocks of artists Inka Lindergård and Niclas Holmström. Psychedelic and striking to behold, these artistically altered natural wonders are a one-two-punch of color and deliciously ominous seaside moodiness.

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Candy Crush: Indulge in These Sweet, Candy-filled Photos

Harbor a serious sweet tooth and soft spot for laydown photos? Treat yourself to the fun, sugar-packed photography of Emily Blincoe.

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One Artist’s Personal Collections, Organized by Color

Ripe with color and filled with a frenzied eyeful of details, the still life works of photographer Sara Cwynar’s “Color Studies” series pop off the screen. The self-described hoarder and Brooklyn artist took her personal collections and organized them through the filter of color, with beautiful results.

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The Marvelous Miniature World of ‘Bisous Les Copains’

Good things come in small, continuously looped packages. We’re convinced of that after discovering weekly GIF project Bisous Les Copains. Browsing Bisous feels like paging through a particularly wonderful pop-up book, and is a visual experience filled with miniature moments of magic.

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Osamu Yokonami’s Gorgeous Gangs of Girls

Feeling nostalgic for those sun-drenched, late-summer afternoons spent with your roving group of gal pals? After one look at artist Osamu Yokonami’s photographic work, we can guarantee you will be.

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Infinite Loop: Get Your GIF Fix with this Gorg Tumblr

Berlin artist Thoka Maer’s gorgeous, GIF-strewn Tumblr, It’s No Biggie, may be one of the most delightful things we’ve seen all day. Quietly beautiful and perfectly looped, Maer’s GIFs are unstoppably wonderful.

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On the Map: The Art of Ryan Jones

After seeing the work of artist Ryan Jones on 7×7, we we couldn’t resist reposting. After a yearlong sojourn to Southeast Asia, Jones recently returned to his home of San Francisco, bringing with him fresh inspiration from his time abroad.

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Dreamy Summer Sketches by Anna Topuriya

With summer in full swing, we can’t help but find ourselves dreaming about idyllic settings in faraway locales, which is why we love these artistic interpretations of Los Angeles by Anna Topuriya.

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A Japanese Art Collective’s Riff on the GIF

Japanese art collective Rrrrrrrroll’s tastefully hypnotizing gallery of GIFs features spinning self-portraits and (un)still lifes that look like they’ve stumbled right off the reel of Fantasia. Sift through these quasi-creepy, quasi-humorous, totally engrossing vignettes, all in GIF form!

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Illustrator Lan Truong’s Sweet Summer Art

If there’s one person who’s got summer vibes down pat, it’s Brooklyn-based illustrator and graphic designer Lan Truong. Her summery style and retro aesthetic have got us in the mood for lazy days.

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Lora Lamm’s Lovely Illustrations

Looking for a new illustration crush? Look no further than the work of artist Lora Lamm, a key contributor to the Milanese design style during the ’50s and ’60s. A pioneer among female designers and an inspirational artist to all, Lora Lamm’s bold graphic design work will surely inspire your next eye-catching work of art!

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It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s Superhero Superstars!

Superheroes meet post-punk royalty in this art mash-up by artist Butcher Billy, and yes, the results are just as amazing as you’d expect.

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Fan Fare: Mel Stringer Takes on ModCloth Street Style

We recently discovered the awesome illustrations by Brisbane-based artist Mel Stringer, and after sharing a few of our favorites, she sent us this lovely thank you note fashioned after one of our original street style posts.

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