A Single Thread Wrapped Around Thousands of Nails. Kumi Yamashita, whose mind-blowing shadow artworks have been featured before, uses a single, unbroken thread wrapped around thousands of nails to create stunning portraits of women and men.
How fast could you travel across the U.S. in the 1800s?
Rates of travel in map from the 1932 Atlas of the Historical Geography of the United States using New York City as a starting point on the East Coast and showing how long it would take to move westward across the country.
Leonora Carrington, Letter to Dana Leonora was a contemporary & friend of one of my favorite artists of the period: Remedios Varo. If you are able to check her out, do yourself that favor. They used to create art together.