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This Woman Creates A DIY Dollhouse Door Electrical Outlet Covers

This Woman Creates A DIY Dollhouse Door Electrical Outlet Covers

We can all agree that COVID-19 has turned our world upside down. Everything we knew we did has changed. Some...
Mid-Century Modern Perches Offer a Minimalist Haven for Backyard Birds

Mid-Century Modern Perches Offer a Minimalist Haven for Backyard Birds

Accented with wood-slatted porches and bright water dishes, these mid-century modern birdhouses by Douglas Barnhard give avian neighbors with particular aesthetic sensibilities a reason to flock home.

A Solitude Feeling with this Tribute to Edward Hopper

A series from 2000, but some reasons feels very relevant right now. French photographer couple Clark et Pougnaud shot this stunning tribute to Edward Hopper...
A Tiny Lizard Attends Miniature Gallery Opening to See ‘American Gecko’ and ‘The Birth of Gecko’

A Tiny Lizard Attends Miniature Gallery Opening to See ‘American Gecko’ and ‘The Birth of Gecko’

The Gecko Museum’s opening only had one visitor to consider its most prized pieces: a mango-loving crested gecko that goes by The Mayor. Arriving around 7 p.m., the nocturnal lizard visited his
This Couple Made a Miniature Art Museum for their Gerbils and it’s the Best

This Couple Made a Miniature Art Museum for their Gerbils and it’s the Best

They got me with the gerbil versions of famous artworks
Two Curious Gerbils Visit (and Chew on) a Miniature Art Museum Made by Their Quarantined Owners

Two Curious Gerbils Visit (and Chew on) a Miniature Art Museum Made by Their Quarantined Owners

Stay-home orders around the world have inspired people to fill their time creatively—think the recreations of well-known artworks and “Coronavirus Tourism Bureau” posters we mentioned last week. But
Derrick Lin’s Dioramas Contrast the Bustle of Agency Life with Peaceful Office-Supply Scenes

Derrick Lin’s Dioramas Contrast the Bustle of Agency Life with Peaceful Office-Supply Scenes

Seattle-based photographer Derrick Lin (previously) constructs miniature worlds that serve as a direct contrast to the stacks of books and other office staples like paperclips and pencils they’re
Upcoming Group Show at Beinart Gallery Celebrates the Intricate Art of Miniatures

Upcoming Group Show at Beinart Gallery Celebrates the Intricate Art of Miniatures

Melbourne, Australia’s Beinart Gallery is gearing up for an exhibition of small scale paintings, scratch-built models, and tiny sculptures. Co-curated by artist Joshua Smith (previously), the
Pocket-Sized Notebooks Hold Miniature Paintings of Angela Mckay’s Travels

Pocket-Sized Notebooks Hold Miniature Paintings of Angela Mckay’s Travels

Paging through a photo album detailing every moment of a friend’s poolside vacation might not be a riveting activity, but flipping through Angela Mckay’s sketchbooks filled with tiny paintings of her
Minimalist Ceramics by Amy Victoria Marsh Exude Positivity and Playfulness

Minimalist Ceramics by Amy Victoria Marsh Exude Positivity and Playfulness

Relying on a simple color palette, Amy Victoria Marsh crafts minimalist ceramics meant to inspire positivity and humor. The Manchester-based artist creates playful pieces ranging from supine women
Miniature Seascapes and Cities Top Elaborate Paper Wigs by Asya Kozina and Dmitriy Kozin

Miniature Seascapes and Cities Top Elaborate Paper Wigs by Asya Kozina and Dmitriy Kozin

Saint Petersburg-based paper artists Asya Kozina and Dmitriy Kozin situate miniature worlds atop their towering paper wigs. The detailed headdresses combine contemporary themes with historical
Dense Ecosystems with Flowing Water Sources Packed in Vintage Luggage by Kathleen Vance

Dense Ecosystems with Flowing Water Sources Packed in Vintage Luggage by Kathleen Vance

New York City-based artist Kathleen Vance creates lush landscapes brimming with green mosses, foliage, and rocky surfaces all stored in an unusual carrier: vintage suitcases. Vance’s ongoing Traveling
Miniature Creatures Made of Felted Wool by Nastasya Shuljak

Miniature Creatures Made of Felted Wool by Nastasya Shuljak

Moscow-based artist Nastasya Shuljak transforms packs of wool into sculptures of small animals and other whimsical creatures. Plants sprout from the heads of smiling trees and other natural spirits.
Snails Paint the Town in Miniature Scenes Crafted by Aleia Murawski and Sam Copeland

Snails Paint the Town in Miniature Scenes Crafted by Aleia Murawski and Sam Copeland

Illinois-based Aleia Murawski and Sam Copeland have a knack for creating miniature—and slimy—worlds just big enough for their tiny acquaintances to glide through. The creative duo is known for
Artists Create Elaborately Detailed Miniature Worlds For Their Snails

Artists Create Elaborately Detailed Miniature Worlds For Their Snails

Artists, filmmakers photographers Aleia Murawski and Samuel Copeland create elaborately detailed miniature worlds for their pet snails. The dioramic designs...

Golsa Golchini: Paint Strokes and Miniatures

Iranian visual artist Golsa Golchini has a fascinating take on an age-old medium, instead of painting, she creates inside a singular stroke of paint! She is placing miniature figures into her paint
Miniature Figures Ski and Swim Through Mixed-Media Paintings by Golsa Golchini

Miniature Figures Ski and Swim Through Mixed-Media Paintings by Golsa Golchini

Iranian mixed-media artist Golsa Golchini combines impasto and digital painting techniques to create miniature worlds of water and ice. Textured mounds of acrylic paint form three-dimensional waves
Investors in wannabe super apps must remember that India is not China

Investors in wannabe super apps must remember that India is not China

Diversity of India's online population is a challenge.
Miniscule Paper Plants Nestle in Intricately Woven Baskets by Raya Sader Bujana

Miniscule Paper Plants Nestle in Intricately Woven Baskets by Raya Sader Bujana

Barcelona-based artist Raya Sader Bujana (previously) painstakingly cuts and scores tiny paper monsteras, ficuses, and philodendron that stand just a few inches tall. The life-like plants feature