I’m a HUGE fútbol geek!! Not only am I American, I am also Argentinean, Cuban, French, and Spaniard. On top of that, my brother-in-law is Portuguese and my cousin is Italian. In my family, we take the World Cup seriously. :)
ESPN commissioned Brazilian artist and graphic designer Cristiano Siqueira to create 32 awesome national team posters (33 including the trophy) in celebration of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil.
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Bosnia and Herzegovina
[Via ESPN Media Zone]
Beautiful 3D Predators Illustrations by Russian artist Maxim Shkret. Software used to create the 3d illustrations: 3d Max, V-Ray, Zbrush, and CS5. Prints are available on his Society6 page.
Check out these awesome Star Wars paper toys created by Korean based paper toy company Momot. The company is known for their unique art and rectangular shaped paper toys.
Available for purchase at Momot‘s website. Momot paper toy retails for $24.
[Photos and video via: Behance]
Italian artist Marco Sodano, recreated three paintings – Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa, The Lady With the Ermine, and Johannes Vermeer’s Girl with a Pearl Earring using only LEGO bricks. His concept statement “All the children are authentic artists with LEGO.”
Turkish artist Selçuk Yılmaz has created an impressive work of art out of 4,000 pieces of scrap metal. The sculpture entitled ‘Aslan’ (Turkish for Lion) took 10 months to complete and weighs roughly 550 pounds (250kg). The sculpture measures 330 cm long by 185 cm tall.
The details in the sculpture are amazing. Check out the close-up shots.
[Via Colossal] [Source: DeviantArt | Behance]