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Artists Who Got Rich Before They Died

Artists Who Got Rich Before They Died

Not all artists had to wait until the afterlife to achieve fame and fortune.

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Monthly Review: January 2014 on Complex Art+Design

Monthly Review: January 2014 on Complex Art+Design

Here's a recap of our best work this past month.

Pop Art and Design Come Together in This Exhibition at the Barbican Gallery in London

Pop Art and Design Come Together in This Exhibition at the Barbican Gallery in London

See the pieces that continue to inspire today's design gods like Pharrell and Jeff Koons.

We Tumblforya: Ikea Stuff on TV

We Tumblforya: Ikea Stuff on TV

Because even Sherlock can appreciate dope furniture.

Interview: Street Artist Amanda Marie Discusses the Dark Side of Her Angelic Stencil Portraits

Interview: Street Artist Amanda Marie Discusses the Dark Side of Her Angelic Stencil Portraits

To coincide with her exhibition at White Walls gallery, we talked to Amanda Marie about the concepts behind her darkly youthful pieces and Kara Walker?

Estimating the Net Worth of Kanye West's Design Collection

Estimating the Net Worth of Kanye West's Design Collection

This is approximately how much Kanye West has spent on design objects.

Interview: Alison Jackson, the Artist Behind the Fake Photo of Kanye and North West, Talks the Cult of Celebrity

Interview: Alison Jackson, the Artist Behind the Fake Photo of Kanye and North West, Talks the Cult of Celebrity

Alison Jackson is known for staging images of celebrities that look so real, they've caused scandals.

Work Hard and Play Harder With Richard Hutten's Combined Conference and Ping Pong Table

Work Hard and Play Harder With Richard Hutten's Combined Conference and Ping Pong Table

Believe it or not, Hutton's table actually increases worker productivity.

Graffiti-Inspired Coffee Tables Better Than Most Art We See on the Street

Graffiti-Inspired Coffee Tables Better Than Most Art We See on the Street

An Australian coffee table made totally by hand.

25 Artists to Watch in 2014

25 Artists to Watch in 2014

Keep an eye on these fresh artists of all mediums this year.

The Revolving Chair by Jeon Kyung is an Optical Illusion You Can Sit On

The Revolving Chair by Jeon Kyung is an Optical Illusion You Can Sit On

This chair is spinning out of control.

Jinil Park Designs Functional Sketchbook-Inspired Furniture

Jinil Park Designs Functional Sketchbook-Inspired Furniture

Draw inspiration from this.

Inspired by a Bjork Music Video, Offecct Designs Robo Chair

Inspired by a Bjork Music Video, Offecct Designs Robo Chair

This chair readily disassembles for ease of storage and transport.

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