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Top 100 Art Concepts in November

From Museum Meditation Sessions to Painted Fallen Leaves

— November 26, 2016 — Art & Design
Robot-inspired body paintings, jewelry pieces created from one's heartbeat and paper lamps that take after the shapes of animals are among a few of the top November 2016 art ideas.

Some of the most interesting art pieces to be launched as of late are powered by technology and include mirrored installations like Fragments, which responds to those who look at it and the Electropollock robot, which creates colorful paintings in the somewhat haphazard style of abstract expressionist artist Jackson Pollock.

As a whole, art museums are now being transformed into dynamic spaces with offerings such as public meditation programs, kinetic graffiti exhibits powered by virtual reality and translucent coffee kiosks that seamlessly blend into the surrounding space. Rather than just going to a museum to "see" art, people are beginning to rethink museums as places to experience thought-provoking creations in a number of ways.
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Expressionist Painting Robots
Expressionist Painting Robots
The Electropollock Pays Homage to Jackson Pollock
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Inflatable Canvas Pavilion Covers
Inflatable Canvas Pavilion Covers
'Octopus Pavilion' Mimics the Movement of a Cephalopod
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Painted Fallen Leaves
Painted Fallen Leaves
This Natural Artwork Was Born Out of a Creative Moment Between a Couple
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Digital Graffiti Sculptures
Digital Graffiti Sculptures
This Holographic Type Sculpture Comes to Life with Microsoft HoloLens
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Hedgehog Cartoon Art Collections
Hedgehog Cartoon Art Collections
Washington Green and Sega are Releasing a Sonic-Themed Collection
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Museum Meditation Sessions
Museum Meditation Sessions
MoMA’s 'Quiet Mornings' Help People Find Calm Surrounded by Art
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Man-Sized 3D Monsters
Man-Sized 3D Monsters
This Godzilla Sculpture from Bandai is Said to Be the World's Largest
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360-Degree Photography Umbrellas
360-Degree Photography Umbrellas
Panorella Turns Photos into the Interior Lining for Umbrellas
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Crumbling Beauty Murals
Crumbling Beauty Murals
This Street Art Project Reflects the Value Society Places on Beauty
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Shimmering Metallic Ribbon Art
Shimmering Metallic Ribbon Art
FOIL was Commissioned by Braun for the London Design Festival
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Lunar-Inspired Lighting Switches
Lunar-Inspired Lighting Switches
The 'Mooner' Switch Allows Users to Set a Timer to Save Energy
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Modular Music Headphones
Modular Music Headphones
The 'Krome' Headphones are Capable of Being Changed for Different Genres
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Complex Crocheted Costumes
Complex Crocheted Costumes
This Convincing ET Costume Was Custom-Knitted in Just Four Days
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Fashion Brand Camp Supplies
Fashion Brand Camp Supplies
The Poler & Pendleton Camping Essentials Bring Fashion to the Outdoors
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Drawbridge-Decked Dwellings
Drawbridge-Decked Dwellings
This Off-Grid Tiny Home Has a Motor-Powered Drawbridge Deck
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Horror Series Floor Plans
Horror Series Floor Plans
Boryana Ilieva Has Drawn Studies of the 'Stranger Things' Sets
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Anti-Gravity Paint Holders
Anti-Gravity Paint Holders
The 'Paint2iT' Pro Paint Tray Stops Spills During Home Improvement
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Reactionary Emergency Helmets
Reactionary Emergency Helmets
The Eversafe Protective Helmet Features a Face Mask for Emergencies
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Efficient Modular Light Systems
Efficient Modular Light Systems
The Kiën 'LICHT 1' Light Emulates Daylight within Homes
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Translucent Orchestral Halls
Translucent Orchestral Halls
The China Philharmonic Hall Will Be in Beijing's Business District
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Lunch Bag Light Shades
Lunch Bag Light Shades
B.lux's Cone Light Collection is Inspired by Craft Paper Bags
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Art Deco Skyscrapers
Art Deco Skyscrapers
This New York Skyscraper is Inspired By Retro Art Deco Architecture
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Living Room Saunas
Living Room Saunas
These Home Saunas Were Designed for People Living in Small Spaces
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Showroom Office Spaces
Showroom Office Spaces
Kolon Sport's Office Features an Interactive Showroom
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Cubic Couch Designs
Cubic Couch Designs
These Furniture Pieces Have Enhanced Relatively Standard Elements
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Private Wall-Mounted Niches
Private Wall-Mounted Niches
Yasmine Benhadj-Djilali's 'Soft Targets' Provide Office Privacy
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Malleable Retreat Homes
Malleable Retreat Homes
This Retreat Home Can Contort into a Variety of Shapes
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Neon Light Portraiture
Neon Light Portraiture
Toby Harvard Captures Subjects in a Unique and Expressionistic Way
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Precision Paint Roller Add-Ons
Precision Paint Roller Add-Ons
The Roller Bumper Stops Paint Roller Brushes from Touching the Top
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Architectural Barrier Walls
Architectural Barrier Walls
'Prison-Wal' Turns a Controversial Idea into a Celebration of Mexico
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Metal-Infused Wood Tables
Metal-Infused Wood Tables
The UUfie Tables Look Like Wood Grains but Have the Texture of Metal
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Recycled Refugee-Made Bags
Recycled Refugee-Made Bags
Refugees Make the BAG2WORK Bags from Recycled Life Vests and Boats
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Swiveling Circular Pool Loungers
Swiveling Circular Pool Loungers
The VONDOM Vela Canopy Daybed is Made from Recyclable Materials
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Food Fight Fascinators
Food Fight Fascinators
These Faux Food Hair Bands Bring a Mess of Meal to One's Hairstyle
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Glass Pod Accommodations
Glass Pod Accommodations
PurePods Offers a One-of-a-Kind New Zealand Experience
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Precision Kitchen Prep Appliances
Precision Kitchen Prep Appliances
The Cedarland Culinary Bellini Intelli Kitchen Master is Helpful
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Permanent Multi-Use Tents
Permanent Multi-Use Tents
The 'Duffy Shelter' Serves as a Home Base for Wilderness Explorers
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Decorative Wooden Wall Heaters
Decorative Wooden Wall Heaters
The Homwarm 'XILO' Helps to Warm Towels and Other Materials
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Power Station Restaurants
Power Station Restaurants
Melbourne's Higher Ground Cafe and Eatery is a Former Industrial Site
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Diamond-Latticed Shopping Centers
Diamond-Latticed Shopping Centers
Acme's John Lewis Facade Design is a White Concrete Lattice
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Printed Heartbeat Rings
Printed Heartbeat Rings
The 'Crafted by My Heart' App Helps People Make Unique Jewelry Pieces
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Non-Slip Charging Cables
Non-Slip Charging Cables
Native Union's Anchor Cable Won't Slide Off of Tables or Desks
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All-in-One Solar Panels
All-in-One Solar Panels
The 'SolPad' Home Solar Panel Can be Used On or Off the Grid
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Speedy Inflation Mattresses
Speedy Inflation Mattresses
The 'FUTO' Inflatable Mattress Takes Just 20-Seconds to Inflate
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Additive Manufactured Crackers
Additive Manufactured Crackers
The Torq Nutcracker Embodies Modern Manufacturing and Minimalism
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Contemporary Lunch Carriers
Contemporary Lunch Carriers
The Lunch Buddy by Nalgene is a Chic and Efficient Kids Lunch Box
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Card-Sliding Clip Wallets
Card-Sliding Clip Wallets
The 3C Clip Wallet Eliminates Bulk and Increases Ease of Card Access
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Spiritual Office Spaces
Spiritual Office Spaces
This Office is Designed to Evoke a Sense of Peace and Calm
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Naturalistic Garden Stake Illuminators
Naturalistic Garden Stake Illuminators
These Solar Cattails Offer Discreet Illumination in Gardens
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Scale Supercar Displays
Scale Supercar Displays
The Qing Yi Concept Supercar is Displayed at the Shanghai Disney Resort
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Oasis-Inspired Museum Buildings
Oasis-Inspired Museum Buildings
The Urban Heritage Museum Administration Centre is in Saudi Arabia
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Playground Office Spaces
Playground Office Spaces
'Si Start' Has a Collaborative and Playful Office Space
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Tiled Camouflage Houses
Tiled Camouflage Houses
The TR House Provides Privacy with Strategically Placed Tiles
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Refashioned Ancient Jewelry
Refashioned Ancient Jewelry
Arsaeus Creates Intricate Handmade Accessories Inspired by Antiquity
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Naturally Grown Wooden Furniture
Naturally Grown Wooden Furniture
The Tree Trunk Chair Takes 200-Years to be Naturally Formed
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Abstract Homeware Pop-Ups
Abstract Homeware Pop-Ups
Kelly Behun's 'A Kook Milieu' Collection Will Be Shown at Barneys
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Robotic Body Paintings
Robotic Body Paintings
Hikaru Cho's 'Intimate Illusions' Series Features Futuristic Human Subjects
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Handmade Felted Cat Beds
Handmade Felted Cat Beds
The 'KittiKubbi' Cat Bed Cave is Crafted from 100% Natural Wool
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Airport Layover Sleep Pods
Airport Layover Sleep Pods
The 'aDream' Unit Provides a Tranquil Place to Sleep in the Terminal
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Open-Air Houses
Open-Air Houses
Arnau Estudi d'Arquitectura's House Design Leaves Plenty of Outdoor Space
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Modular Desktop Terrariums
Modular Desktop Terrariums
These Miniature Terrariums Offer Three Different Climates
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Homely Rustic Office Spaces
Homely Rustic Office Spaces
This Office Provides a Comforting Environment for Its Employees
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Wooden Omnidirectional Speakers
Wooden Omnidirectional Speakers
The 'Hype' Hi Fi Speaker is Crafted from Fine Fabric and Raw Wood
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Animal-Inspired Paper Lamps
Animal-Inspired Paper Lamps
OWL Paperlamps' Lighting Collection Looks Like Large-Scale Origami
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Architectural Jungle Gyms
Architectural Jungle Gyms
The 'be-MINE' Design is a Giant Play Area on a Belgian Hillside
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Stackable Garden Boxes
Stackable Garden Boxes
These Indoor Garden Squares Allow Users to Grow Food at Home
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Futuristic Cinema Layouts
Futuristic Cinema Layouts
This Movie Theatre Combines Architectural Design from the East and West
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Design-Focused Erotic Exhibitions
Design-Focused Erotic Exhibitions
This Sex Exhibition Highlights Intimate Art
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Reactive Mirror Fragments
Reactive Mirror Fragments
This Mirror Responds to People as They Look into It
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Scarf-Personalizing Pop-Ups
Scarf-Personalizing Pop-Ups
Hermes' Pop-Up Store Takes Inspiration from the Task of Doing Laundry
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Handcrafted Custom Phone Wallets
Handcrafted Custom Phone Wallets
The JooJoobs iPhone 7 Handmade Leather Wallet is Personalized
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Stitched Wooden Tables
Stitched Wooden Tables
The Black Patch Match Table Looks Like it Has Been Sewn Together
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Spherical Wall-Mounted Desks
Spherical Wall-Mounted Desks
The Pill by EMKO Work Desk Design is Fit for Small Living Spaces
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Age-Appropriate Adjustable Furniture
Age-Appropriate Adjustable Furniture
Teehee's Illa and Illeta Can be Reconfigured as Children Age
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Apartment Balcony Pet Doors
Apartment Balcony Pet Doors
This Balcony Pets Cat and Dog Door Requires Minimal Installation
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Artisanal Craft Marketplaces
Artisanal Craft Marketplaces
'BRIKA' Sells Modern Crafts Made by Various Artisans
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Cylindrical Bamboo Huts
Cylindrical Bamboo Huts
The Treehouse Suite is an Idyllic Beach Resort in Mexico
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Animal-Human Hybrid Portraits
Animal-Human Hybrid Portraits
This Photography Collection by Flora Borsi Reinterprets the Selfie
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Connected Digital Notebooks
Connected Digital Notebooks
The 'Slice Planner' Aims to Combine the Physical and Digital Worlds
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Shapeshifting Chair Beds
Shapeshifting Chair Beds
The Convertible Bean Bag Chair Bed Provides a Spot for Guests to Rest
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Flood-Proof River Refuges
Flood-Proof River Refuges
This Floating Pavilion Reacts to the Rise and Fall of the Water Way
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Portable Cardboard Tables
Portable Cardboard Tables
The 'Table-Case' Cardboard Table is Crafted from One Piece of Paper
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Modular Garden Pavilions
Modular Garden Pavilions
Casper Schols' 'Garden House' Has Sliding Walls that Offer Many Layouts
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Translucent Coffee Kiosks
Translucent Coffee Kiosks
PUDDLE Created a Unique Booth for the International Modern Arts Festival
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Lawn Chair Sculptures
Lawn Chair Sculptures
CODA Designed a Lawn Chair Pavilion for the Arts Quad at Cornell University
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Off-Grid Eco Homes
Off-Grid Eco Homes
The 'rEvolve House' is a Tiny Home Powered Entirely by Solar Panels
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3D-Printed Delivery Cars
3D-Printed Delivery Cars
Kabuku and Honda Created a Printed Delivery Vehicle for Toshimaya
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Compact Longboard Designs
Compact Longboard Designs
The Elos Longboard Was Designed to Be as Portable as Possible
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Compact Modular Student Desks
Compact Modular Student Desks
The Ludovico Transforming Office Desk Stores in One Single Unit
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Winter Sport Wings
Winter Sport Wings
The 'Wingjump' Aids Ski Jumping by Providing Skiers with Wings
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Self-Watering Connected Gardens
Self-Watering Connected Gardens
The Taiga Tower is a Smart Home Garden Ideal for Any Space
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Miniature Transforming Apartment Spaces
Miniature Transforming Apartment Spaces
This Living Space by Architect Elodie Gaschard is Cozy
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Modular Cat Furniture
Modular Cat Furniture
Catastrophicreations' 'Cat Mod' Furniture Gives Cats Their Own Complexes
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Expandable Tiny Homes
Expandable Tiny Homes
The Aurora Tiny House's Interior Can Be Enlarged At the Push Of a Button
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Multi-Material Seating Solutions
Multi-Material Seating Solutions
The 'Fuse' Chair is Crafted Using Wood and Steel to Merge Designs
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Levitating Cloud Speaker Lights
Levitating Cloud Speaker Lights
'Making Weather' Plays Music and Creates a Natural Light Show
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Spacious Container Homes
Spacious Container Homes
This Home is Equipped With a Full-Size Bathroom and Sleeping Loft Area
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Personal Takeout Packaging
Personal Takeout Packaging
These WR/BR To-Go Kits Turn Cafeteria Grub Into Convenient Fast Food
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Hidden Bed Apartments
Hidden Bed Apartments
This Conceptual Apartment from Geometrium Features a Stair-Embedded Bed
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Car-Carrying Camping Trailers
Car-Carrying Camping Trailers
The Nuthouse Acorn Trailer is Designed to Carry a Full-Sized Car
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