Art is important because it’s a reflections of the times we live in. Sometimes it’s a literal reflection – a depiction of an event, a war, a scene from the Bible. Sometimes it’s a little more figurative, expressionistic, abstract. But sometimes it’s just really, really cool. Listed below are 13 contemporary artists whose work either looks great, speaks volumes, or both.
Libraries are considered to be very solitary places and the best way to escape from pretty much everything. It’s with this idea that French photographer Thibaut Poirier made the series “Palaces of Self-Discovery”. He traveled across Europe and took pictures of some of the finest libraries he could find, both classical and modern.
You eat these every day. They’re spices that make your food taste better, vegetables that are staples of your favorite salads, and nuts that make up your travel mixes. But do you know how they grow, how they’re collected, and how they are processed before you buy them at the store?
Just to prove that once you marry someone, you marry them forever, we will remind you people of some curious celebrity weddings that actually happened.
Some actors go from “little known” to “freaking everywhere” in a single movie (looking at you, Chris Pratt and Ryan Reynolds), others aren’t so lucky. Right, let’s check out these 6 terrific actors, who deserve way more attention!
What if I told you that a lot of your most and least favorite cartoon characters exist in real life? Yeah, you heard me right. You like Cartman from South Park? There’s a guy who looks just like him! Mrs Potato Head – that’s Nicky Minaj! In fact, it’s kinda freaky that so many people (and some animals) have this uncanny visual resemblance to some random characters that popped up in someone’s imagination. The question is: is there or will there be a cartoon character that looks like you?
If there’s one thing we know about child actors it’s that most of the time they suck. There are, however, instances when those kids actually know what they’re doing and can act accordingly, without looking like dead tree stumps. And so these lucky and/or talented few will most likely have a bright future and amazing careers. But sometimes we forget that the all-grown-up actors we know and love today also started out small, and usually as child actors. Granted, you’ve heard about big names like Leo DiCaprio, and the Olsen twins starting off as rug rats, but the following 10 celebs will surely surprise you!
Genetics never fail to disappoint. One thing we do know is that certain traits, like looks, can be crossed over from a parent to their child. If you’re not convinced that’s a real thing, take a look at these celebs and their parent or offspring. Some of these look almost like identical twins.
If you still haven’t found a show that fully captures your attention, you need to search no more. Here we’ve gathered 8 reality TV shows that will knock your socks off this year.
Getting that elusive Oscar is an important achievement and the highest form of recognition for every actor. However, in some cases, this little statuette can make things worse and sometimes literally destroy peoples’ careers, becoming a “bad omen” of sorts.
It’s become somewhat of a problem of our generation to feel stressed out and treated worse than other people, but according to a scientific survey, these are the jobs that are rated as the most stressful.
Some pools are exciting and quite the adrenaline rush. Well, swimming in them is probably a lot more expensive too. But let’s pretend that’s not an issue and take a look at some great locations for your next daring swim!