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Damien Hirst Created Cities Out of Blades and Safety Pins

Damien Hirst's 'Black Scalpel Cityscapes' cut at the military's "surgical strikes."
Emerson Rosenthal
11.25.16
Art

Watch Your Step in These Defiantly High-Up Vertigo Paintings

Fabio Giampietro’s paintings elevate a viewer to realistically high heights.
Diana Shi
9.11.16
Art

Melty Oil Paintings Capture the Dramatic Beauty of New York City

An Italian artist uses his classical training to bring heart and warmth to stone-faced cement cities.
Diana Shi
9.10.16
Design

What Anime Architecture Teaches Us About the Future of Cities

The Museum of Architectural Drawing in Berlin hosts an exhibition on the architecture of anime.
DJ Pangburn
8.6.16
Art

French Artist Brings the Star Wars Universe Down to Earth

Star Wars spaceships crash-land in the streets of modern cities.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.20.15
Art

Get Lost In These Urban Kaleidoscopes

For "Citysphere," artist Eric Corriel takes live street footage and maps it onto a rotating sphere.
DJ Pangburn
9.26.14
Art

Timeslice Photos Of Iconic Skylines Will Make Your Jaw Drop

Dan Marker-Moore's static timelapse photos, aka timeslices, offer a gorgeous vantage of New York, Chicago, and other famous cities.
Zach Sokol
9.12.14
Art

See NYC Landscapes As Pointilist-Inspired Photo Paintings

Jay Friedenberg's cognitive science-influenced solo show "Digital Dreams" hits a sweet spot between digital photography and classical painting.
Andrew Nunes
7.21.14
Film

Reflective Photo Series Turns Manhattan Into A Mirror-World

Donna Dotan captures unique vantages of NYC by looking down from the tops of skyscrapers.
Zach Sokol
7.2.14
Motherboard Blog

How We Could Build "Utopia" Based on Real-Time Location Data

Turns out checking out where we check in, on Foursquare or whatever, might be the key to designing all the cities of the Future Present.
Brian Anderson
9.12.13
Design

These Coffee Tables Contain Futuristic Neon Cityscapes Made From Recycled Electronics

<p>Artist Benjamin Yates uses electrical waste to create his Electri-City tables which can play music and even check email.</p>
Kevin Holmes
9.28.12