Bridge of Sighs, Venice, Italy - Local legend says that lovers will be granted eternal love and bliss if they kiss on a gondola at sunset under the Bridge of Sighs as the bells of St Mark's Campanile toll

The Most Beautiful Pictures of Italy!

Bridge of Sighs, Venice, Italy - Ponte dei Sospiri, Antonio Contino 1600

Melbourne-based still life photographer, Sonia Rentsch, has caught our eye once again. Her diverse portfolio of crisp shots and clean lines has a geometric edge.  She has the ability to invent clever, humorous scenes using the most ordinary of objects, like an apple for example.

Sonia Rentsch’s Still Life Art

Designed by Sonia Rentsch, with photography by Scott Newett and retouching by Hadyn Cattach.                                                                                                                                                     More

frances berry (The Jealous Curator)

It’s very rare for me to write about digital work, but boy oh boy, I do love the way this lady stretches a pixel! I wrote about American artist Frances Berry in I just discovered her most recent

Windows by Jim Darling | Windows by Jim Darling | The best part of any plane ride, executed beautifully in paint and wood. I love this idea. // loved by

I could draw the shape of an eye and fill the inside with my views, favourite places, favourite people, favourite sounds etc.

Street Artist who incorporates the surroundings into his art: Ernest Zacharevic interview with Designboom

designboom spoke with ernest zacharevic on his blend of fine art techniques and passion for public spaces that communicates clever and complex concepts.

Considering the obstacles and fewer liberties many have across the globe, it's not too much to show support for political change. In the midst of hardship, I like to remember that I am not alone; that there are others wrestling with far more devastating problems than mine. It is with great purpose that you take a stand for an ideal worth exhausting your energy on. And that is my mindset here.

You can't arrest an idea-true.but they can control the mind. THey have been working on that since my granma's day and are in fact now implementing it. Wake up

Rachel Whiteread

Rachel Whiteread House Study (Grove Road) 1992 Correction fluid, pencil and watercolour on colour photocopy x 42 cm Courtesy the artist and Gagosian, London

Past meets present in this photo from The Alcalde's "Dear Photograph" project, taken by Zen Ren.

I like this photograph because it shows the picture held up to the big window and on that picture it looks like a man walking down the stairs and it looks quite real.

Sight seeing: London street photography – in pictures

Sight seeing: London street photography – in pictures

A woman waits at a temporary bus stop on Kingsland Road, east London, 2010 Photograph: Mimi Mollica