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The Revenant as an 8-bit Video Game #ArtTuesday

Neat 8-bit video game version of The Revenant by Francesco Conte. Check out more here. Every Tuesday is Art Tuesday here at Adafruit! Today we celebrate artists and makers from around the world who are designing innovative and creative works using technology, science, electronics and more. You can start your own career as an artist […]

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Hauntingly Surreal Sculptures of Split Figures Holding Hands #ArtTuesday

via My Modern Met Renowned for his surreal approach to figurative sculpture, artist Anders Krisár explores the duality of human nature in his work. Though the multidisciplinary artist experiments with various motifs and mediums, his bronze sculpture series features his most revisited theme: the human body split in half, right down the middle. Each of Krisár’s split sculptures demonstrates […]

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Chess as a Comic Book Trope #ArtTuesday

via Hyperallergic “Chess and comics are a natural pair,” Shannon Bailey, chief curator of the World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF), told Hyperallergic. “The concepts of battle, the struggle of good versus evil, strategy, and speed, have always played a central role in both chess and comic book themes.” Bailey organized POW! Capturing Superheroes, Chess & Comics now […]

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When Magic and Art Find Common Ground #ArtTuesday

This sounds like one of the most amazing installation pieces we’ve ever heard about. If you’re in Michigan, check this out – via HYPERALLERGIC Magic, much like stand-up comedy, is considered by neophytes to be a spontaneous or improvisational form, but true practitioners know it to be, like most other performance, based on a formal […]

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Style Engineers Worldwide: Doctor Tailor, Volume 1 in Graphic Novel Series Following the Adventures of a Wearable Tech Club #WearableWednesday

We’re so excited about this series! From StyleEndineersWorldwide.com: Style Engineers Worldwide follows 16 year-old Tilly Tailor – a budding fashion designer with a big secret: She has a Ph.D. in Computer Science Engineering. Join Tilly and her best friends as they create the Style Engineers Worldwide club (aka the SEWing Circle™) and become their own […]

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Life-Size Steel Wire Sculptures of Emotional Figures Trapped in Boxes #ArtTuesday

Via My Modern Met: Sculptor Nadia Zubareva creates incredible figurative wire sculptures from stainless steel threads and polymer coating. From Siberia, Zubareva now lives and works between St. Petersburg and Finland, constructing her life-size sculptures with incredible skill. The wire sculpture artist manipulates her medium deftly, molding the metal into expressive figures that at times […]