faig ahmed’s Embroidered Art
When you think of traditional carpets from Azerbaijan, the thought of contemporary art does not quickly spring to mind… but these beautiful, and modern works will change that. Faiq Ahmed, a native of the Eurasian nation, has taken his countries old-school art form and brought it beautifully into the current era, deconstructing the ancient process of weaving and adapting it to todays contemporary art forms.
Waterbears can go without food or water for more than a decade. They can survive temperatures from zero to above the boiling point of water, pressure six times stronger than the deepest ocean trench, radiation hundreds of times higher than the fatal dose for a human, and the vacuum of space.
Akula-I Improved SSN, K-154 Tigr bow sonar array exposed
The Akulas and Oscar IIs are fitted with the MGK-540 Skat-3 bow cylindrical array. Note the noise-absorbing tiles covering the bulkhead.
Theyyam, popular Hindu ritual art form of worship of North Kerala, India.