Stroke of Genius

A dab of paint on a canvas. A note on a napkin. A move on the dance floor. A melody in your head. See up close how art is expressed in countless ways and mediums.
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These giant, lightup fish sculptures made  a splash in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Madefrom discarded plastic bottles, the installation is part of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development.

Giant Fish Sculptures Made from Discarded Plastic Bottles in Rio. The giant artwork was part of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development,

Artist Heather Benning turned this abandoned farmhouse into a real life doll house!

Amazing abandoned farm house, turned life-sized dollhouse, on the Canadian Prairies. It was the work of artist Heather Benning - since destroyed due to unstability of the structure.

Nicholas Frausto's mom gives Van Gogh a run for his money with her interpretation of Starry Night on Nicholas' cast.

11 Awesomely Decorated Casts Worth a Broken Bone

Pronoia=turning a cast into a work of art. This guy's friend did a perfect replica of Starry Night on his cast.

This bold design was created using colored sand by artist Joe Mangrum. The art resembles traditional Buddhist mandalas with inspiration from marine life.

Artist Spends Up To 8 Hours On Beautiful Sand Paintings That Will Be Swept Away By The Wind

American artist Joe Mangrum creates beautiful murals on the ground, painting with the ephemeral medium of colored sand. He has sprinkled his masterpieces on the streets of Chicago, New York, San Francisco…

Artist Rob Gonsalves has us stumped with his mind bending optical illusions.

Almost nothing is as it seems in Canadian artist Robert Gonsalves’ surreal paintings. Look at them from one perspective and they’re one thing, but from ano

Artist Ekaterina Panikanova uses grids of vintage books as a canvas for her ink and acrylic paintings in her "Crepuscoli (Twilights)" exhibition. See more with "Colossal."

Artist Ekaterina Panikanova uses grids of vintage books as a canvas for her ink and acrylic paintings in her "Crepuscoli (Twilights)" exhibition.

Charles Balogh imagined a car with semi-circular seating to stimulate conversation among passengers. See other auto sketches from Detroit’s golden era you were never meant to see w/ PBS NEWSHOUR.

Photos: Auto sketches from Detroit’s golden era you were never meant to see

Can you believe this little guy is the size of a fingertip?! These adorable miniature crocheted animals are made by artists and family members, Su Ami.

Miniature Crochet Lion - Micro Mini Amigurumi Crochet Tiny Animal Doll - Made To Order by SuAmi on Etsy

Left to Their Own Devices, Computers Create Trippy, Surrealist Art. (Photo credit: Michael Tyka, Google)

Left to Their Own Devices, Computers Create Trippy, Surrealist Art

"No two snowflakes are alike" was coined by Wilson Bentley, who pioneered the technique called photomicrography in order to capture a single flake. Learn more with "Science Friday."

Wilson Bentley brought the beauty of snow crystals to the public using a technique called photomicrography.

Children place the last petals on a portrait of painter Vincent Van Gogh at the Keukenhof park. (Photo: Yves Herman/Reuters)

Fields of flowers bloom, brighten the Netherlands

Children place the last petals to a portrait of painter Van Gogh done with flowers at the Keukenhof Gardens in the Netherlands: Two loves--Van Gogh & spring flowers!

Artist 'Red' Hong Yi uses food as his medium in these creative masterpieces. This ocean wave was created entirely from long-grain rice and nori.

31 Days of Creativity with Food by malaysian artist/architect hong yi (who goes by the nickname red) - Day My adaptation of Hokusais The Great Wave with long-grain rice and nori

Artist Ellen Jewett makes incredible and intricate homemade sculptures using just her fingers and a paintbrush as her tools.

Sculptor Ellen Jewett, a self-described natural history surrealist, has created a gorgeous line of handmade surreal animal sculptures that reflect a strong element of realism that bring forth the a…

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