10 Decaying Giants That Still Guard the Spirit of the Soviet Union

When the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics ceased to exist in 1991, propaganda art began to disappear, and once-grand social realist murals, reliefs and all manner of mosaics have dwindled. But in the Republic of Kazakhstan, locals still walk the streets under the watchful eyes of five-story tall cosmonauts,… » 11/07/13 9:20am 11/07/13 9:20am

Artists Create Amazing Building-Sized Stencil

Italian artists Sten and Lex have created a building-sized mural using a stencil method they call "hole school." The duo apply a series of stencils to their canvas—in this case a building—then slice out and paint strips to create amazingly life-like images. » 9/13/11 1:20pm 9/13/11 1:20pm

Artist Unearths Large Hadron Collider WIth Psychedelic Mural

ATLAS, the incredibly complex particle detector that processes the experiments running inside the even more incredibly complex Large Hadron Collider, is not open to visitors. But CERN has a compromise: an enormous, gorgeous mural of ATLAS' guts. » 10/07/10 4:00pm 10/07/10 4:00pm

An Airplane Cockpit Bedroom Is All Class, No Business

Some of us spice up our bedrooms with He-Man sheets and scented candles. But the guy who turned his domicile into an airplane cockpit is operating at a whole other altitude. » 7/02/10 10:40pm 7/02/10 10:40pm