The Terracotta Warriors and Horses are the most significant archeological excavations of the 20th century. Work is ongoing at this site, which is around 1.5 kilometers east of Emperor Qin Shi Huang's Mausoleum, Lintong County, Shaanxi province. It is a sight not to be missed by any visitor to China. Upon ascending the throne at the age of 13 (in 246 BC), Qin Shi Huang, later the first Emperor of all China, had work begun on his mausoleum.
Snapchat is growing in the museum world, especially with the LACMA, this museum mostly uses thier snapchat to poke fun and include pop culture references to gain a younger crowd's interest in museums. There are other museums in this article that have also jumped on the bndwagon, including the Georgia Museum of Art who today posted a behind the scenes cleaning of a piece.
A patron found a tiny VW Beetle mixed in with the other beetles in the insect collection at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History and shared the image on reddit. Some commenters on the reddit post have mentioned that they have seen similar jokes in other museums as well. ♠ re-pinned by http://www.wfpblogs.com/category/toms-blog/
Dutch artist Telmo Pieper had the idea to recreate his own childhood drawings into realistic versions 20 years later using Photoshop. The Kiddie Arts series shows all kinds of weird animals and reveals the incredible imagination of children!. ArtQuid Team