Xah's Arts Blog

the Arts. Visual arts, handcrafts, performance arts, women's pretty things.

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The Little Matchgirl

The Little Matchgirl (2006)

“The Little Match Girl” is a short story by Danish poet and author Hans Christian Andersen. The story, about a dying child's dreams and hope, was first published in 1845. It has been adapted to various media, including animated film and a television musical.

The Little Match Girl

Candy Candy Anime 小甜甜 キャンディ・キャンディ

Architecture: Atomium (Iron Crystal Building)

海賊王 〈One Piece〉 Action Figures

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Art of by Kuvshinov Ilya (aka kr0npr1nz)

Artistic cycling, Nicole Frýbortová krasojízda

EMS Cup Nicole Frýbortová krasojízda. Artistic cycling

Tianjin Eye Ferris Wheel

Rage Comics

AC娘 (AC girl)

3D Gel Breast Mousepad (repost)

Japan Kiriko Hattori (服部 霧子) PVC Figure

Battleship Girls Anime 艦娘

Phantasmagoria of Flower View 東方花映塚 〔とうほうかえいづか〕 小野塚 小町

Giant Mirror Dish

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“5 meter radius mirror dish, tested by company Ripasso in the Kalahari desert.” 〔photo by Jeffrey Barbee. Source http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/may/13/could-this-be-the-worlds-most-efficient-solar-electricity-system

see Giant Parabolic-dish Photo Gallery

Childhood Memories: Japanese Cartoons of 1970s: 小蜜蜂,小甜甜,海王子,北海小英雄,小天使,小英的故事,無敵鐵金剛,科學小飛俠,恐龍救生隊 (repost)

Latte Art: BSD Beastie, Golang Gopher

Chinese Top 陀螺

Aral Sea

Palpatine: The Portrait of a Perfect Sociopath and Master Politician (updated)

Julie Taymor's Titus

Misc Visual Art: Girl Artist (repost)

New Swanstone (Schloss Neuschwanstein) Castle

Regular Polyhedron Domes (Geodesic Dome) Photo Gallery

Leda and the Swan (new index page)
Seashell Gallery (updated)
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Seashell Gallery: Misc Seashells, Cut-in-Half View

Solar Power Architectures Gallery

Giant Parabolic-dish Photo Gallery

Seashell Gallery: Checkered Bonnet Shell

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Art of Nicholas Gurewitch, page 1

Marada the She-wolf

Las Vegas Travelog: Caesars Palace

Art: The Rape of the Sabine Women

Las Vegas Travelog: Mandalay Bay

Las Vegas Travelog: the Mirage, Treasure Island

Photo: Gorgeousness You Cannot Deny: Ghost Plant, Indian Pipe

Official Lincoln #SteerTheScript Commercial 📺

Alice in Second Life

Underwater Alice Photography

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Battle Angel Alita 《銃夢》 Battle Angel DVD

Battle Angel Alita

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Pompeii, Europa and the Bull, fresco in Pompeii, 1st century CE.

Art: Europa and the Bull

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A Hoysala sculpture of a Naga couple in Halebidu.

Naga Goddess

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ancient erotic sculpture

Khajuraho Temple 2

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Cyborg 009

the Diva Dance Song from The Fifth Element 🎶

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Art of Robert Crumb

starry-eyed owl

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blind owl. (image source: 〔Meet Zeus: The Rescued Blind Owl With Stars In His Eyes By Julija K. @ http://www.boredpanda.com/blind-owl-starry-eyes-zeus-wildlife-learning-center/〕)