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Ballerina Recreates The Paintings Of Edgar Degas

Ballerina Recreates The Paintings Of Edgar Degas

Misty Copeland was the first African-American woman to be named a principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre. Now, with the help of the NYC Dance Project, she's recreating some of the famous ballet paintings of Edgar Degas. This series is...

Misty Copeland was the first African-American woman to be named a principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre. Now, with the help of the NYC Dance Project, she's recreating some of...

The Cost Of Applause: 77 Pics To Celebrate Ballet Day

The Cost Of Applause: 77 Pics To Celebrate Ballet Day

There's a good reason why Titanic's Rose couldn't stay on her toes longer than she did. It's damn hard! Those pink silk shoes hide black nails, swollen wounds, and deformed toes. It takes much more than 8 wiki steps to become...

There's a good reason why Titanic's Rose couldn't stay on her toes longer than she did. It's damn hard! Those pink silk shoes hide black nails, swollen wounds, and deformed toes....

Little Ballerina Shows Her Grace In The Streets Of Bucharest, Romania

Little Ballerina Shows Her Grace In The Streets Of Bucharest, Romania

Meet Anca, a little angel that can enlighten everything with her grace and motivation. Even though she was not feeling good at all in that particular day, she wanted to perform and show that ballet is indeed the art of educated...

Meet Anca, a little angel that can enlighten everything with her grace and motivation. Even though she was not feeling good at all in that particular day, she wanted to perform...

Portuguese Architect, Ballet Teacher And Illustrator Captures Her Life From Above

Portuguese Architect, Ballet Teacher And Illustrator Captures Her Life From Above

Ana Oliveira started this project on a trip to Switzerland. She found it very interesting to take pictures of what she saw from above. Since then, she photographs the ground, her work, the food she's eating, and posts everything on an...

Ana Oliveira started this project on a trip to Switzerland. She found it very interesting to take pictures of what she saw from above. Since then, she photographs the ground, her...

Urban Swan: I Photographed A Ballerina In The Streets Of Romania

Urban Swan: I Photographed A Ballerina In The Streets Of Romania

Ballet is the art of educated human body. I always wanted to photograph a ballerina in different urban areas. I think this contrast between the delicacy and everyday atmosphere, highlights the sublime of this art.

Ballet is the art of educated human body. I always wanted to photograph a ballerina in different urban areas. I think this contrast between the delicacy and everyday atmosphere, highlights the...

Ukrainian Ballet Prodigy Wins Everyone’s Hearts With His Terrific Interpretation Of ‘Take Me To Church’

Ukrainian Ballet Prodigy Wins Everyone’s Hearts With His Terrific Interpretation Of ‘Take Me To Church’

Hozier's beautiful and soulful “Take Me To Church” track is an international hit in it own right, but when coupled with this raw and expressive dance piece by Ukrainian ballet dancer Sergei Polunin, it gains a new layer of powerful emotion.

Hozier's beautiful and soulful “Take Me To Church” track is an international hit in it own right, but when coupled with this raw and expressive dance piece by Ukrainian ballet dancer...

9-Months-Pregnant Ballerina Is Still Dancing (Updated)

9-Months-Pregnant Ballerina Is Still Dancing (Updated)

I've found the entire process of being pregnant to be such a miraculous, beautiful time. As a first-time mom I am so excited! My instinct has been not only to capture this special time, but to share it with others, too.

I've found the entire process of being pregnant to be such a miraculous, beautiful time. As a first-time mom I am so excited! My instinct has been not only to capture...

14 Long-Exposure Photographs Showing Ballet Dancers Slicing Through Space

14 Long-Exposure Photographs Showing Ballet Dancers Slicing Through Space

Former professional ballet dancer and photographer Jesús Chapa-Malacara has created a stunning project capturing the graceful and flowing movements of ballet dancers - all in a single photograph and without Photoshop. Traditionally, photography is about the instant capture. Sometimes, a photographer...

Former professional ballet dancer and photographer Jesús Chapa-Malacara has created a stunning project capturing the graceful and flowing movements of ballet dancers - all in a single photograph and without Photoshop....

Surreal Photo Manipulations By Ex-Ballet Dancer Kylli Sparre

Surreal Photo Manipulations By Ex-Ballet Dancer Kylli Sparre

Young or old, it's never too late to change directions in life and begin chasing your dreams instead of just your obligations. Photographer Kylli Sparre is a perfect example of this - she discovered that she wanted to be a...

Young or old, it's never too late to change directions in life and begin chasing your dreams instead of just your obligations. Photographer Kylli Sparre is a perfect example of...

Ballerina Wears Knife Shoes to Perform En Pointe

Ballerina Wears Knife Shoes to Perform En Pointe

Ballerinas are often associated with beauty, grace, and elegant human forms. In his video En Puntas (‘On Points’), however, artist Javier Perez has managed to preserve all of these elements while also portraying the dark intensity, dedication and even violence that...

Ballerinas are often associated with beauty, grace, and elegant human forms. In his video En Puntas (‘On Points’), however, artist Javier Perez has managed to preserve all of these elements while...

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