Berlin Christmas

Visitors walk along illuminated objects during the Christmas Garden event at a botanic garden in Berlin, Germany.

POTD 20181225


PICTURE OF THE DAY

sculpture art in the middle of the Sahara Desert

Algerian Desert Functions as a Museum

Algerian Desert Functions as a Museum Although he is well-known for his documentation of 9/11, Thomas Hoepker shot this

People flock to the beach as lockdown restrictions ease in England

Social Distancing and the Sunshine in England

Social Distance and the Sun After several weeks of a strict lockdown in England, restrictions have become more relaxed

fireworks pyrotechnics floral explosions water front Shanghai China The Ninth Wave performance Elegy: Explosion Event showcase colorful Cai Guo-Qiang Power Station of Art

Floral Explosions

Floral Explosions The introductory piece of artist Cai Guo-Qiang's The Ninth Wave performance, Elegy, chapter one of Elegy: Explosion Event showcases a

Aleksey Kondratyev 2017 Ice Fishers makeshift shelter frozen river Ishim fishing North-Central Kazakhstan

Ice Fishers

Ice Fishers Aleksey Kondratyev's 2017 photography series Ice Fishers is a visual study of makeshift shelters used by Kazakh fishers

installation provocative joker art hanging horse taxidermy

Horsing Around

Horsing Around With stuffed horses and golden toilets, Maurizio Cattelan truly is a provocateur of the art world.

Tension Rest Energy Marina Abramović Ulay bow and arrow performance art piece video 1980 lovers artists

Tension

Tension Rest Energy is a 4-minute long performance video made in 1980 by artists Marina Abramović and Ulay.

wave blue surf boards painting scratching technique Untitled (The Lower Half...), 2013 Raymond Pettibon

Wave

Wave Untitled (The Lower Half...), 2013 is an example of artist Ramyond Pettibon’s bold, scratchy painting technique.

Brexit

Brexit This wall painting by artist Banksy in Dover (UK) shows a worker, who hammered a star from the

Futuristic Light

Futuristic Light This long-term recording shows the longest sea-bridge in the world. It connects Hong Kong and Macau. It

Caspar David Friedrich oil painting Abbey In the Oak Forest Romantic Horror figures carrying coffin scary atmosphere ruins dead trees

Romantic Horror

Romantic Horror Caspar David Friedrich's oil painting Abbey In the Oak Forest, 1810 depicts a group of figures carrying

Brazilian boy sits on Brazilian man's shoulders cheering in a crowd of football spectators

Cheering the Goal – Copa Champions

Cheering the Goal In the final of the Copa Libertadores, fans of Brazil’s Flamengo football team cheer as Gabriel

woman is dipped while dancing tango with her partner

Milonga Magic

Milonga Magic Karla Gachet is known for her photo projects that document life in Latin America.

Less is More

Less is More Visitors see an installation by Japanese artist Tatsuo Miyajima titled "Mega Death" as part of the

Tragedy Cai Guo-Qiang taxidermy installation art tigre impaled arrows shot violence against nature animals

Tragedy

Tragedy In his ephemeral performances, gunpowder drawings, and arresting installations, Cai Guo-Qiang explores humanity’s place in the universe and

Life Score for the Hardcore

Life Score for the Hardcore

Life Score for the Hardcore The music genre known as "punk rock" is as unique in its visual qualities




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