Amazing Staircases Beautified by Artists From Around the World

By artfido / March 24, 2017 / 2 Comments

Although we’re used to seeing street art appear on the walls and buildings of our cities, more recently artists have started colouring the stairs that we walk on every day. When painted, public stair art is a stunning and unexpected canvas for portraits, geometric patterns, and intricate mosaics. Each rise of a step is one fraction […]

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Banksy is Back With “The Walled Off Hotel” in Bethlehem

By artfido / March 4, 2017 / 0 Comments

Banksy is back with a brand new project on the streets of Bethlehem in Palestine. The mysterious artist has just opened a nine room hotel called “The Walled Off Hotel” located in an area very close to the controversial West Bank barrier which has been heavily decorated by artists. “The Walled Off Hotel” exhibits Banksy’s typically politically charged […]

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A Collection of the Most Creative Body Art Ever Made

By artfido / December 24, 2016 / 1 Comment

Body painting is an ancient and traditional form of artistic expression that has long existed in many tribal cultures. There is no doubt that the naked body is a perfect work of art on it’s own, but these artists have taken it one step further and turned the human form into an actual canvas! The natural shapes and curves of the human body served […]

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Who is BANKSY? We Try to Answer the Art World’s Biggest Mystery

By artfido / October 19, 2016 / 2 Comments

It’s been the art world’s biggest mystery for some time… who is Banksy? The identity of the mysterious British street artist has been a closely guarded secret ever since he popped up in Bristol and took over as the most recognizable political and satirical street artist around the world. Over the years several different people have attempted to “unmask” Banksy, […]

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Kids Draw the Darndest Things…

By artfido / February 26, 2016 / 0 Comments

As the saying goes, children say the darndest things. What this blog will show you, however, is that kids also draw the darndest things! The images speak for themselves really. The coloring books of kids on full display. We love them! [ABOVE]#1 Little Girl Drew A Picture Of Her Mom At Work. The Mother Is […]

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Artist Creates 20 Illustrations on 20 Different Drugs to See What Would Happen

By artfido / February 23, 2016 / 4 Comments

We’ve seen this concept a few times now (see HERE and HERE), but the results are nonetheless interesting. On this occasion, graphic designer Brian Pollett the “Pixel-Pusha” dosed himself up on a new drug every day for twenty days and created a work of art. According to Brian, he “wanted to create opportunities to educate, whether related to […]

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Misty Copeland Recreates the Paintings of Edgar Degas

By artfido / February 16, 2016 / 2 Comments

Ballerina Misty Copeland has captivated thousands of people with her graceful moves as the principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre. In her most recent project, and in anticipation of the latest Edgar Degas exhibition at the New York Museum of Modern Art, she has teamed with the NYC Dance Project to recreate some of […]

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Art Institute of Chicago Recreates van Gogh’s Bedroom and Puts it on Airbnb

By artfido / February 11, 2016 / 0 Comments

It’s one of the most familiar bedrooms in the world of art, if not the most well known bedroom full stop. “Bedroom in Arles” was painted by Vincent van Gogh in 1888. And for the first time in North America, all three version of this famous painting will be displayed in the same exhibition Chicago. To celebrate the […]

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artFido’s Killer GIFs

By artfido / February 2, 2016 / 0 Comments

Every now and then we find a killer GIF that we have to share with our fans on Facebook. We’ll store them all here for you too! Check back often as we’ll keep on adding them! —— GIFs which perfectly sum up the careers of Leonardo DiCaprio, Johnny Depp, Jim Carey and Matt Damon by […]

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Artist and Hair Stylist Paints Hair After Famous Paintings

By artfido / February 2, 2016 / 1 Comment

Artist are often inspired by the Great Masters when they create their own works. One such artist, hairdresser Ursula Goff, has taken the inspiration into the hair arena by bringing the colour swatches from famous paintings into her client’s hair. She spends many hours ensuring that her color scheme roughly approximates the hues in Van Gogh’s Starry Night or […]

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