Liu Bolin, Lost in Art + The Invisible Man

Liu Bolin (Chinese, born January 7, 1973) creates compelling works that combine Performance Art, photography, and protest. In hisCamoflage Performance works, Liu covers himself in paint to immaculately fade into the backdrop of a photographed scene. Liu first attended the Shandong Arts Institute, later receiving an MFA in Sculpture from the Central Academy of Fine…

The Chinese Art of the Crowd

Pupils stand to form a giant Chinese national flag to celebrate the upcoming 60th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China, at a primary school in Dexing, Jiangxi province September 22, 2009. REUTERS/China Daily (CHINA ANNIVERSARY EDUCATION SOCIETY IMAGES OF THE DAY) Hundreds of students of the school…

Rainbow Mountains In China

  The incredibly colorful “rainbow mountains” look like they’re from an alien planet, but they actually exist right here on Earth. More precisely, they’re part of the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park in Gansu, China. The rainbow mountains became a UNESCO World Heritage Sitein 2010. (via Huffington Post, Beartales)

The Real Toy Story by Michael Wolf

The focus of the german photographer Michael Wolf’s work is life in mega cities. many of his projects document the architecture and the vernacular culture of metropolises. wolf grew up in canada, europe and the united states, studying at uc berkeley and at the folkwang school with otto steinert in essen, germany. he moved to…