South African artist:   Rupert Bathurst

WHO: Rupert Bathurst. WHY: I like how the artist paid a lot of attention to all the lines on the face and captured a face with amazing personality

Burkina Faso.                             Overall winner - Travel Photographer of the Year 2011: Louis Montrose

Travel Photographer of the Year 2011 competition: winners' gallery

Images of life in a painted village of the Gurunsi people in southern Burkina Faso by Louis Montrose, USA, Overall Winner, The Best Travel Photographer of the Year 2011 at the Royal Geographical Society.

Kevin Lowry, street art in Séoul

Beautifully Painted Stairs From All Over The World----Seoul, South Korea. In Seoul, South Korea is this amazing flight of steps. Colorful koi fish are painted in orange, red, and yellow tones that stand out against the very vibrant blue hue of the stairs.

Art by Mary Sibande, South African artist. | Pinned at

South African artist Mary Sibande has done something amazing in her series Long Live The Dead Queen.