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Mad Quickies: Stolen Paintings Recovered, Data Visualization of Crying, Coincidence Photography and More!

Uhhhhhh sorry the Quickies are late today. I’ve only just stopped sobbing from last night’s episode of Game of Thrones. Let’s all cheer up a bit. If we can. Speaking of crying, Robin has been tracking and quantifying different aspects of her life. Here, she records and uses data to …

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Mad Quickies: Secret Cryptid Skeletons, 12 Year Old Skateboard Wizard, Art Crimes and More!

Hey gang, It’s Wednesday already and it’s time for your mid-week Quickies. Do you want ants? Because this is how you get ants (you’ll see). Onward! Here’s your weekly art crimes. When ants work together in large groups, they behave like liquids and it’s mesmerizing. (See? That’s how you get …

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Mad Quickies: Velocipedia, Kissing Politicos, Picturing Particles, Carrie Fisher DGAF and More!

You guyz- I know it’s Tuesday already but I don’t feeeeel tardy. Maybe it’s because I’ve been on the perimeter listening to and looking at art. Oh man I need at least a couple more weeks of this! And I even got to hang with some of my favorite people, …

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Mad Quickies: How To Hire A Science Illustrator, Femojis, Cut Paper Illustration and More!

No, no, no. It’s not Wednesday. I know you usually see me on Wednesdays, but as Donna mentioned earlier this week, we swapped days. Take a deep breath. It’s Friday and I’m here to usher you into the weekend with some Quickies Wow! Gorgeous cut paper editorial illustrations by Eiko …

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Mad Quickies: Doomsday Seeds, Ripley Figure, Smaug Art, Klingon Litigation and More!

Howdy, my friends. No, you haven’t time-traveled to Friday. My esteemed colleague Bri and I have traded days so I can get myself to The City [Manhattan] to see some art this weekend. Tune in Friday for his fabulous link curation and art crimes. As for today- Let’s get started! …

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Mad Quickies: Soba Tattoos, Ancient Octopus Art, Design Facts, Oni Press, Breakdance Reunion and More!

You guyz- I’m keeping this short and sweet because I have lots and lots and LOTS of show recaps to catch up on. Let’s get to it! Laughing Squid is always killing it with the breadth of their incredible finds. Who’s a huge fan? This gal. There are so many …

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Mad Quickies: Marisol, Music Industry Sexism, Chernobyl Mural, Gecko Feet, Brutally Honest Sticky Notes and More!

You guys- it’s Friday! No. Really. I know you were on a roll with the working but it’s just about time to call it a week. To congratulate you for making it this far, I give you these sweet treats. Well, most of them sweet. Some are downright infuriating. But …

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Mad Quickies: Bowie’s Blackstar in Sunlight, The Woman Card Is Real, Art Crimes and Way More!

Hey kids, we’ve made it to the middle of the week and there’s so many cool stories to share. So let’s dive right in, shall we? David Bowie is the gift that keeps on giving – it turns out that if you leave the gatefold artwork of his last album, …

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