Casino design – regarded as a psychological exercise – is an intricate process that involves optimizing floor plan, decor and atmospherics to encourage consumer gambling. As the casino industry is flourishing the more and more creative and unique ideas are being entertained in the business. Las Vegas is one of the pioneers for changing the face of casino designs, especially the Venetian. The complex is inspired by the Italian city of Venice, with features such as the architecture, décor and even the famed waterways streets that run through the heart of the city.
These amazing ballpoint pen portraits drawn by Polish artist Toni Efer. His expertise are in motion graphics, performing arts and fine arts. Unfortunately not much info about his artwork is available so we don’t know how much time it takes him to make these stunning realistic portraits, how does he get inspiration… and so many other questions.
Alaa, an ambulance driver, spends about $4 on meat everyday to feed about 150 abandoned cats in Masaken Hanano, a neigbourhood in Aleppo that has been abandoned because of shelling from forces loyal to Syria’s president Bashar Al-Assad on it.