Tag: fantasy

Sep 12, 2018

This ‘Waterfall City’ in China Looks Straight Out of a Fantasy Film

Photograph by chensiyuan

Can you imagine having a waterfall outside your front window?

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May 23, 2017

Sculptor Lisa Toms Dreams Up Creatures that Don’t Live in Our World

Sculptor Lisa Toms Dreams Up Creatures that Don’t Live in Our World

Spanish sculptor Isabel Tomás’ (aka Lisa Toms) handmade fantasy creatures are wonderful

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Feb 8, 2017

Picture of the Day: The Mountain Whale

Picture of the Day: The Mountain Whale

A surreal digital artwork by redditor Atribecalledmeuw using a source photo of China’s Zhangjiajie National Forest Park

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Jan 30, 2017

Contemporary Chimeras by Lisa Ericson

Contemporary Chimeras by Lisa Ericson

Amazing acrylic on wood paintings of fantastical, hybrid animals by artist Lisa Ericson

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Feb 11, 2015

A Straightforward Guide to the Lord of the Rings Mythology

A Straightforward Guide to the Lord of the Rings Mythology

CGP Grey, the master of straightforward, easy to understand explanations tackles the fascinating mythology of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings universe in this brilliant 2-part series.

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Dec 8, 2014

Artist Designs Glow in the Dark Harry Potter Books with Pop-Up Illustrations

Artist Designs Glow in the Dark Harry Potter Books with Pop-Up Illustrations

Art student Kincső Nagy designed an amazing glow in the dark version of the Harry Potter books, complete with interactive illustrations throughout. The Hungarian designer created simple covers for each book in the series, and the laser-cut illustrations come to life once the lights go out. Inside, readers will find illustrations that pop-up, fold…

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Jul 23, 2014

Ballpoint Pen and Gold Leaf Illustrations by Rebecca Yanovskaya

Ballpoint Pen and Gold Leaf Illustrations by Rebecca Yanovskaya

Rebecca Yanovskaya is a graduate from the Illustration program at Sheridan College. Her main focus is creating illustrations in the fantasy, sci-fi and horror genres. She is inspired by and frequently illustrates mythological stories, natural forces, and the beauty of the human figure. While Rebecca’s work began in small sketchbooks it is becoming larger…

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Dec 5, 2013

Artist Transforms a Single Room into a Series of Surreal Fantasy Worlds

Artist Transforms a Single Room into a Series of Surreal Fantasy Worlds

JeeYoung Lee is a Korean artist currently living in Seoul. A recent graduate of Hongik University, Lee transforms her small studio space into a series of surreal fantasy worlds. None of the images below are photoshopped. Everything is built and created in the same small room that measures a modest 11.8′ x 13.5′ x…

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Jul 17, 2013

Mind-Blowing Mixed Media Assemblages by Kris Kuksi

Mind-Blowing Mixed Media Assemblages by Kris Kuksi

“A post-industrial Rococo master, Kris Kuksi obsessively arranges characters and architecture in asymmetric compositions with an exquisite sense of drama. Instead of stones and shells he uses screaming plastic soldiers, miniature engine blocks, towering spires and assorted debris to form his landscapes. The political, spiritual and material conflict within these shrines is enacted under…

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May 29, 2013

Intricate Handmade Fantasy Creatures by Ellen Jewett

Intricate Handmade Fantasy Creatures by Ellen Jewett

Born in Markham, Canada, Ellen Jewett took to shaping three-dimensional forms naturally at a young age. To Ellen, sculpting has always been about life, biological narratives and cultural statements. The tedious hours of labor act as the mysterious foundation from which each of her sculptures’ personality springs forth. In 2007 Ellen completed her post…

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