blue

Illustration
Illustration

A Russian Artist Reimagines the World in Bold Blue Ink

With ink on paper drawings, Dmitry Borshch brings a skeptical Russian perspective to media criticism.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
7.28.17
last week in art
last week in art

The Newest Blue Crayon Is 200 Years in the Making

...And Crayola wants your help naming it.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.31.17
monday insta illustrator
monday insta illustrator

Femmes Recline on Furniture in Sultry Minimal Illustrations

Ladies lounge on armchairs, couches, and stools in these pen-and-ink meditations on the female form.
Beckett Mufson
4.17.17
Art
Art

Is This the World's Most Dangerous Selfie?

Photographer Keow Wee Loong couldn't resist the photo op.
Beckett Mufson
1.2.17
Design
Design

Meet the Chemist Who Accidentally Created a New Blue Pigment

Step aside, ultramarine and cobalt—YInMn blue is just as vibrant and far more durable.
Noémie Jennifer
7.8.16
Film
Film

Visit a Space-Faring Land of Oz [Music Video]

A universe of primary colors emerges in Filipino animator Megan Palero's video for Your Gay Thoughts' "Spitting Image."
Beckett Mufson
2.2.16
Design
Design

Two Different Hues Win "Color of the Year" 2016

The authority on color breaks conventions to make a statement about gender equality.
Beckett Mufson
12.3.15
Music
Music

Watch Light Paintings Morph into Geometric Creatures

Floating Points’ jazzy new video looks a school of tiny lightsabers dancing and traveling through time and space.
Nathaniel Ainley
8.26.15
Art
Art

48 Miles of String Weave a Cathedral Walkway

Enter a tunnel of blue at St. Stephen’s Cathedral in Southern France.
Nicole Walsh
6.23.15
Design
Design

Blue Is The Web's Favorite Color

A number of major websites all share a peculiar fondness for one particular color. But why?
Beckett Mufson
6.27.14