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Alternate Boba Fett Helmets

Alternate Boba Fett Helmets

Artists and sculptors – including the original designers of Boba Fett’s costume – created over 40 alternate Boba Fett and clone trooper helmets for the As You Wish charity auction event.

Zombie Disney Princesses

Zombie Disney Princesses

DeviantArtist Witit Karpkraikaew proves how truly deviant he is with these creepy, childhood-ruining images of Disney princesses after they’ve been infected by the living dead.

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LEGO Batman/Joker

LEGO Batman/Joker

By using a grid of thousands of special lenticular LEGO bricks, Arthur Gugick created this awesome mural that shows Batman when viewed from one angle, and The Joker as you pass by.

Water Light Graffiti

Water Light Graffiti

A wall of LEDs that light up whenever they come into contact with water. It was made by Antonin Fourneau and his colleagues at the Digitalarti Artlab and was displayed in Poitiers, France.

Ship of Fools

Ship of Fools

More mind-bending artwork from István Orosz. His Ship of Fools series features intricate illustrations where the parts also form skulls. Orosz was inspired by Sebastian Brant’s satirical book.

Urban Game

Urban Game

Director Lukas Chmiel turned the juggling prowess of Soccer Art member Kamil Drzewucki into a truly tantalizing work of art in this well-shot clip. Music is by Felkon. (Thanks Grzegorz R.!)

Spocktopus

Spocktopus

The name says it all. And though the price may initially go against your human logic, keep in mind that Etsy seller sewmuch2luv handmakes each of these 9-inch plush Spocktopi by special order.

Spaceship Series

Spaceship Series

Vesa Lehtimäki stumbled upon a box of his old spaceship scale models and took pictures of them head on “to capture their character.” The filter and shadows wonderfully combine grit and nostalgia.

Gummy Bear Anatomy Toy

Gummy Bear Anatomy Toy

Jason Freeny’s latest creation is a mass produced sculpture, puzzle and educational toy in one. The Gummi Bear Anatomy Toy has a transparent body with 41 removable internal parts.

Aston Martin DBR 1 1:1 Model

Aston Martin DBR 1 1:1 Model

A life-size model of the Aston Martin DBR1/2, which won the 1959 Le Mans. The parts are all functional and mounted kit-style, along with a replica of the Le Mans trophy and an autographed cap.

Light Bulb Newtons Cradle

Light Bulb Newtons Cradle

While the Newton’s Cradle is known for its nearly perpetual motion and clacky metal balls, we rather like this version, created by Yasutoki Kariya using light bulbs in place of steel orbs.

WWF Legends Minimalist Posters

WWF Legends Minimalist Posters

Minimalist posters by Bernie Gross featuring some of the most popular pro wrestlers of the 80s and 90s. Funny how the guy who’s all about death is the only one whose career is still alive.

Ukiyo-e Heroes

Ukiyo-e Heroes

Own prints of Jed Henry’s hit Ukiyo-e Heroes – videogame characters drawn in the traditional Japanese style. Watch woodblock artist Dave Bull make a sample print here.

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Electrified Plants

Electrified Plants

By zapping 80,000 volts of electricity through plants, photographer Robert Buelteman captures extraordinary images of nature and science through his painstaking and dangerous process.

Retro Book Game Covers

Retro Book Game Covers

James Bit makes jackets that make game cases look like classic Penguin books. You can customize the author, title and colors, but he’ll only send the template; you’ll have to print it on your own.

Dark Knight Trilogy Book

Dark Knight Trilogy Book

No mere cash-in, The Art and Making of The Dark Knight Trilogy was made by Batman fans for Batman fans. It features interviews and articles by the cast and crew along with tons of pictures.

Bicycle

Bicycle

Inspired by the 2012 London Olympics, artist Ugo Gattoni’s intricate inked illustration measures about 15 feet wide, and depicts a scene of a crazy bicycle race. It’s available in book form for your pleasure.

Zen Pencils

Zen Pencils

Freelance illustrator Gavin Aung Than turns inspirational quotes into comic strips or panels. Gavin’s choice of quotes combined with his diverse art style makes each piece compelling.

Financial Architecture

Financial Architecture

Artist Jill Sylvia creates incredible models of structures such as the New York Stock Exchange, the U.S. Treasury and the Capital using sheets of financial ledger books with holes cut out of them.

A Can is Born

A Can is Born

Zone out for a sec and appreciate the fine work My Dog Sighs puts into FreeArtFriday: a weekly ritual of creating art pieces with found materials and leaving them on the street for passersby.

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The V Motion Project

The V Motion Project

Assembly produced this live performance which combines music, dance, computers and animation, controlled through a Microsoft Kinect. And yes, the audio is at least partially controlled by the dancer.

Life-Size LEGO Forest

Life-Size LEGO Forest

These photos weren’t taken at Burning Man. A LEGO forest was installed overnight in the rather barren landscape of Broken Hill, Australia as part of the LEGO Festival of Play. Also done in Sydney.

Anomalisa

Anomalisa

A stop-motion animated film from the twisted mind of writer Charlie Kaufman being funded outside of the conventional studio system so its creative team has no interference with their artistic vision.

LEGO Colosseum

LEGO Colosseum

Ryan McNaught used over 200,000 bricks to build a cross-section replica of the world famous Colosseum. The half is further split into its current ruined state and its original form. More here.

Shredded Money Portraits

Shredded Money Portraits

Evan Wondolowski uses shreds of discarded old U.S. Federal Reserve notes to create portraits of celebrities and politicians. Each bit is individually glued in place, shadows accented with charcoal.

Kinetic Rain

Kinetic Rain

Stop off in Terminal 1 at the Changi Airport the next time you fly into Singapore to see a ballet of golden raindrops about the dream of flying in the largest kinetic sculpture in the world.

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