Weekly Free Images 06.09.14


Artists have long found beauty in elements of decay and destruction: light shining through dilapidated buildings, the colorful patterns of a crumbling surface, the mesmerizing shape of fire.

This image duo is a celebration of the vibrant (and potentially destructive) energy of a firework and a pattern reminiscent of a surface wrought by rust and patina.

Click on the images below to download them now, then head to this week’s featured lightbox, “Forsaken,” for more inspiration brought on by deterioration.

These images are available for free download until Sunday, June 15 at 11:59PM EST.

Left image: Sparkler, modern background by Mr. Aesthetics. Right image: Painting background texture (grunge mixed media) by run4it.