Category: visual art

Sculpture

No, this is not Advent Man swimming toward the finish of a Sarum Blue Advent. At least, I don’t think that was the artist’s intention. This post is all about 7WD’s obsession with all...

Anachronistic photoshopping

I have shamelessly stolen the title of this post from Boing Boing. Moreover, I have little further to add, other than to point you toward these amazing photo collages. These are fake as opposed...

The Taj LEGO?

I love travel. I love LEGO blocks. When they are combined, it is bliss. Check it out. Leaning towers, famous clocks, giant walls. It’s all there.

It’s all a matter of perspective

Over at oobject, there’s an impressive set of “9 depressing views of famous monuments”. Yes, it’s a collection of beautiful and important things viewed from unlikely and even ugly perspectives. It’s easy to look...

Scenes from Sudan

Some beautiful and poignant photos from Sudan, courtesy of Big Picture. Here in Rhode Island, we have established a companion relationship with the Diocese of Ezo, which is in a remote part of southern...

You are where you worship

Dave Walker is the awesomest. He was the Cartoonist-in-Residence at the Lambeth Conference in 2008. If there is a vacancy in the papacy soon, I hope the new pope will declare Dave Walker as...

Scientific last supper

I love mash-ups of Da Vinci’s famous painting of the last supper of Jesus. I’ve posted the Battlestar Galactica version here on 7WD. I thought I’d posted the LOST version, but I couldn’t find...

Images of Holy Week

Check out this collection of photos from Holy Week celebrations around the world, thanks to the Big Picture blog. Some of the images are a bit disturbing. You’ve been warned. By the way, here...

The wonders of duct tape

The weather we’re having in Rhode Island is fit for ducks. This has caused me to think of duct (“duck”) tape, which brings us to this wondrous collection of intricate designs made of duct...