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Digitally Assembled Artwork by Russ Mills

Digitally Assembled Artwork by Russ Mills

April 19th, 2014

Abstract, Gothic and full of emotion, Russ Mills’s artwork is absolutely stunning. A fashion illustrator and graphic designer, Mills is purely fascinated with the human form, particularly the face as it can be seen in his …

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LUPSCOWS Spring/Summer 2014 Lookbook

April 18th, 2014

New Spring/Summer 2014 Lookbook by Kiel/Germany-based Fashionlabel LUPSCOWS. New Styles, new Designs on T-Shirts, Hoodies, a College-Jacket, some brandnew T-Shirts and all that jazz. Read more

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Blanc Et Noir by Caesar Lima

April 17th, 2014

Portraits done in black and white brings an additional layer of complexity to their subject. The absence of color can give photographs ranging from those with a wide flowing spectrum of soft grey tones to those with dramatic …

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Foodtypography

April 17th, 2014

This is a rather interesting mix of things, mix the art of typography and food, it gives a surprising result. Foodtypography.com is a pretty Tumblr that lists everything related to food typography. It is a real pleasure for …

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Shepard Fairey / OBEY – 50 Shades Of Black at Subliminal Projects

April 17th, 2014

“Music has taught me a great deal about connecting with a broad audience. Music is universal. I’ve had some very moving encounters with art in my life, especially in the street, but almost nothing can compare to the …

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PITTSBURGH BEFORE SMOKE CONTROL (1940)

For more than a century, Pittsburgh was marked as a smoky city. In 1941 an effective smoke control ordinance was passed in the city of Pittsburgh regulating the burning of coal, but the onset of World War II delayed the enactment of the legislation until 1946.

Source: Historic Pittsburg, Smoke Control Collection

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Comments

  1. Kimberlee Barehand CaseyJune 12, 2012 at 2:37 pm

    can you imagine?

  2. Kevin OlsonJune 13, 2012 at 8:32 pm

    Amazing photos, especially for my friends from the 'burgh…

  3. Kevin OlsonJune 14, 2012 at 4:09 am

    Not sure why that drawing is there, but hey, whatev.

  4. Mike PerfettiJune 15, 2012 at 6:20 pm

    I think batman's there somewhere.

  5. Shoruk AyyadJune 24, 2012 at 3:22 pm

    its dark.. unhappy.. no colures.. worker city

  6. Sheila MayerJune 24, 2012 at 3:43 pm

    SO glad they were able to make a difference!

  7. Shoruk AyyadJune 24, 2012 at 3:47 pm

    Sheila Mayer dear yeah but i think they was un happy :)

  8. Cheryl MoonJuly 19, 2012 at 2:28 pm

    Lived very near Pittsburgh for a while. It is now a beautiful city with gleaming mirrored buildings and a wonderful city park.

  9. Mark StagnerJanuary 22, 2014 at 7:25 pm

    At least three of these photos are from St. Louis, MO. The first one is the Civil Courts building; 12th from top, the Southwestern Bell building (far left); and 17th from top, St. Louis Union Station (clock tower). I suspect some of the others may be too. I am from St. Louis.

  10. Mark StagnerJanuary 22, 2014 at 7:25 pm

    At least three of these photos are from St. Louis, MO. The first one is the Civil Courts building; 12th from top, the Southwestern Bell building (far left); and 17th from top, St. Louis Union Station (clock tower). I suspect some of the others may be too. I am from St. Louis.

  11. Henry LohmeyerJanuary 22, 2014 at 8:56 pm

    You're so right!

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