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Juan Osborne , a Spanish artist who creates portraits with thousand of words. Words are powerful, they go straight into the human mind and really add something to my pictures that you can’ get from a regular picture taken with a camera,” says Osborne. Using several hundred thousand words he manages to recreate famous images and icons that have put their mark on the world.

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Dreamy Portraits Fuse Human Faces with Nature and Architecture

Audrey. INFP. Art major. Psychology minor. Part-time student, full-time intellectual. Currently reading: The Lives They Left Behind: Suitcases from a State Hospital Attic by Darby Penney and Peter StastnyEs lebe die Freiheit!

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Christo Unveils Inflatable, Light-Infused Installation in Germany

Ninety meters high, the inflatable, 5 ton form fills the interior of a former gas tank, amplifying the ethereal quality of the space with diffused light. Big Air Package by Christo. Gasometer Oberhausen, Germany, now through 30 December 2013 via

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Famous Portraits Built from Thousands of Words

Famous Portraits Built from Thousands of Words. In these Textportraits by Ralph Ueltzhoefer, words and images blend together to define complex visual portraits. The Mannheim-based artist uses words randomly selected from the internet to generate portraits of many well-known faces ...