Anatomy in Art

Anatomy of kissing in Madonna’s new music video+

Talk about random. Madonna’s new music video for her latest release titled “4 Minutes,” is a montage of her and...

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200,000 Packs of Cigarettes+

That’s how many cigarette packs artist Chris Jordan used to make his latest work, “Skull with Cigarette.” It’s also equal...

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Teddy Skulls, Morbidly Cute?+

Even teddy bears have skeletal anatomy that is just as cute. Wool sculptor, Stephanie Metz, created these soft felty skeletons....

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Anatomical Street Art Gallery+

Anatomical street art is quite rare, but over the past few months I’ve put together a gallery of real street...

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Australia’s new organ and tissue donation stamp+

The Australia Post released this stamp in early February to coincide with Australian Organ Donor Awareness Week. Australia has one...

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Putting Cassette Tapes to Anatomical Use+

These skeletal pieces of cassette tape were created by Brian Dettmer, an American contemporary artist known for his ability to...

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Skeletal Design+

I just love when anatomy is used as an element of design. This a promotional poster done by the talented...

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Hidden Brain Imaging in Renaissance Masterpieces?+

Gerrard David’s “Transfiguration of Christ” compared with a coronal section of the human brain. An interesting article published by four...

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Bladder Hats and Ovary Heads+

Richard Russell is the type of guy that buys antique medical books on his lunch breaks and carefully dissects them...

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Veins of Water: Maps and the Anatomy of Da Vinci+

Source: Universal Leonardo While on the subject of maps and anatomy with my previous post on the art of Shannon...

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Sculpting with Human Bodies+

Found this intriguing piece under the Wellcome Images Collection. Definitely squint your eyes at this one to see how the features...

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At the Intersection of Anatomy and Geography+

These are a few pieces from the ‘Map Works’ series by artist Shannon Rankin. Rankin believes that “Maps depicting mountain...

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Street Anatomy: the First Anniversary!+

It’s been exactly one year since I started Street Anatomy, not knowing whether anyone would actually be interested in a...

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Goldherz and Think Tank+

It may sound like the title of some new wave band, but Goldherz and Think Tank are two new pieces...

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Faceless+

This is a beautiful chalk pastel illustration by Jason Isley. Jason is a new and very promising student in UIC’s...

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