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Sculpting Sombra From Overwatch

Follow TheCruu!by Support Mankej on Patreon! Youtuber and sculptor, Mankej, makes amazing sculptures from scratch … and shows you how in this timelapse build of Sombra. The statue is made out of Castilene, molded and casted into resin and painted with cretatex and Vallejo paints. For commissions contact me here: landscape.mankej@gmail.com …

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Children of Men: Don’t Ignore The Background

Follow TheCruu!by SUPPORT THE NERDWRITER HERE AND HELP ME MAKE MORE VIDEOS: http://www.patreon.com/nerdwriter TUMBLR: http://thenerdwriter.tumblr.com TWITTER: https://twitter.com/TheeNerdwriter Email me here: thenerdwriter@gmail.com SOURCES: Ethics, Aesthetics, and the Future in Alfonso Cuarón’s “Children of Men”: http://www.jstor.org/stable/41389843?… THE POLITICS OF MELANCHOLY IN ALFONSO CUARÓN’S Y TU MAMÁ TAMBIÉN, CHILDREN OF MEN AND THE …

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CURRENT: Project Life Jacket

Follow TheCruu!by Camila shares the details of project life jacket, an art project intended to humanize refugees from Syria and aroun

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A Sketch Artist, That’s Really a Drone …

Follow TheCruu!by From chisels to paintbrushes, pens, and pixel pushing … tools and technology have always been used by humans for the creation of art. We use inanimate tools, which typically bend to the will of the artist … but a project by students at the MIT Media Lab’s Fluid Interfaces Group ponders …

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DC Artist Wins Google Doodle Competition

Follow TheCruu!by D.C. native Akilah Johnson is the first African American student to win the “Doodle for Google” contest. If you go to Google.com today (3/22/2016), you can see her piece featured on the iconic web search site. We’re proud of you, Akilah!

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CURRENT: The World Heals With Artist’s “Peace for Paris” Sketch

Follow TheCruu!by In the wake of terrorist tragedy in Paris, one artist’s re-rendering of the peace symbol, is both iconic and helping us heal.

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Projection Mapping Makes Classical Sculptures Come To Life

Follow TheCruu!by France’s Lyon Museum of Fine Arts asked artist Arnaud Pottier to bring sculptures, including Laurent Honore Marqueste’s Perseus Slaying Medusa, James Pradier’sOdalisque, and Barrias’ Les Premières Funérailles, to life. He used projection mapping to turn the classic statues into a seemingly live, animated display.  Blinking eyes, tears, twitching musculature and even …

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