Mädir Eugster of the Swiss circus troupe Rigolo Swiss Nouveau Cirque performs “Sanddornbalance,” a remarkable balancing act with 14 palm branches and a single feather. The balancing act is also performed by Eugster’s daughter, Lara Jacobs Eugster, in the touring Cirque de Soleil show Amaluna.
Hungarian artist cerkahegyzo uses a most unexpected medium for his intricate sculptures: pencil leads. He carves the tiny figurines and seemingly impossible chains using needles, razor, blades, and polishing stones. The sculptures are a relaxing hobby for the artist—he works as a tool maker during the day. Click here to see more.