Modern art plays a crucial role in influencing the way we think about the world. Different works of art have the power to change our perspectives and values and can also show us a new understanding of life and existence. Here, we have presented some profound new pieces of art that will make you reflect upon the world. These creative works touch upon a myriad of themes – from homelessness to environmentalism – and are sure to leave an impact on you.
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These Quotes Will Change Your Perspective of the World
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A Trivia Marathon: 3-Level Challenge
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Leonard Bernstein: 11 Majestic Performances
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Watch 250,000 Dominos Fall in a Record-Winning Video!
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Now That's Ventriloquism Like I've Never Seen Before...
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These Drawings Look So Real I Mistook Them For Photos!
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Bright and Colorful! Feast Your Eyes on This Gorgeous Art
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Spectacular! What an Innovative Form of Art This Is
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Justin and Jeremy - The Dynamic Twin Duo!
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Roy Orbison Will Never Lose His Charming Vocal Talent
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One Singer, Two Completely Different Voices!
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Who Knew Paper Cups Make Such an Excellent Canvas!
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This Cello Music is Going to Uplift You Straight to Heaven
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Stunning Underwater Statues From Around the World.
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This Boy's Performance Made the Hair on My Neck Shoot Up
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The Movie All History Lovers Have Been Waiting For...
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This Sticky Note Art Is An Interesting Take On Modern Life
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Wow! I Never Knew Syringes Could Create Such Beauty!
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Mona Lisa's House: Where Da Vinci Painted His Masterpiece
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Magical Miniature Worlds Trapped Forever in Glass
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You Won't Believe What This Man Did With His Tree Stump
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I Bet You've Never Seen a Dance Like This Before...
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