Saint Patrick's Day is an annual feast day which celebrates Saint Patrick (circa AD 385–461), one of the patron saints of Ireland, and is celebrated on March 17. It is celebrated worldwide by the those of Irish descent and increasingly by non-Irish people (usually in New Zealand, Australia, and North America).
Celebrations are generally themed around all… Continue
Added by Eugene on March 17, 2009 at 11:30am —
I know there's all this hubbub about the new U2 album but I'm more interested in the Pet Shop Boys! Isn't it nice to see them back in action? The new single, Love Etc, and a five-track CD of mixes are on sale in shops and from online retailers including Amazon. The full album (their 10th) will be released… Continue
I can't put my finger on exactly why I just love these pictures from Cees on Flickr...I just do. These furry monsters are just humongous and their good-natured ways really shines through in these photos. Cees is from the Netherlands. He takes his dogs Youri,… Continue
The Orphans’ is an art series by AT.AW. that involves adhering temporary paper drawings to enliven the urban environment. The act of "consuming" ubiquitous urban objects creates a whimsical layer to the often mediocre or bland design of urban infrastructure. This intense massing creates a provocative singular wall paper effect, delightfully animating the experience of… Continue
Artist Desiree Palmen has been around for many years but if you've seen her work you may not have never known it. Her incredible photographs of camouflaged people explores the possibilities of letting people dissolve or disappear into their surroundings.
How does she do it? The artist herself produces the camouflage suit. For each photo,… Continue
There's a surreal like quality to Kaycee Kennedy's photos. Like some of our favorite photographer/artists she beautifully blends mediums to create a dream like world. A pioneer of a new kind of photo manipulation, Kaycee has the uncanny ability to bring our nightmares and our dreams to life.…
Sitting here at work, bored as hell as I fiddle with the cyanide tablet, I figured that as soon as I get home I'll put up another video. Just because. Oh, and check out the forums, because we need more ideas about things to do in Kyoto. After that we'll probably be headed to southern Thailand for a few days, so give us some thoughts on that too! We'll keep you . . . posted? Ah, I kill me.
Here are four photos showing Leo's main squeeze, Bar Refaeli, as Hurley's main model. We've written about Bar before, her impossibly beautiful presence always leaves speechless. Bar was scooped up by Hurley last July. This shoot is meant to illustrate a theme of a young woman’s…
These cute little hairballs may be the most adorable things I've ever seen. Don't you wish you could get some yarn and play with them all day? Credit goes to photographer Russian photographer Shkoda Maria who brightened up our day with these shots.…
Today's MET modern design moment brings you the RainHeaven from Jorger, the most badass shower head we have ever laid eyes on. The 800 x 800 mm double 'rain' shower canopy is made of stainless steel and lit by LEDs. It's suppose to be big enough for two people (hubba hubba). Now that's what I call a modern day experience.… Continue
Senor X is an artist based in Gijon, Spain who, just like Banksy, has the ability to make us stop on the street and experience a piece of art. It's unexpected and it's fresh; it's everything art should be.…
Funny new spots from the Mini. In the first one, two guys drive through history - from the Roman ages through the Middle Ages and then to the present. The second Ninja one's not as great (in my opinion) but since they have ninjas it's pretty cool.…
Earth Hour is a worldwide event that encourages individuals to unite in the fight against global warming by turning off their lights for one hour. For the first time in history, people of all ages, nationalities, race and background have the opportunity to use their light switch as their vote – Switching off your lights is a vote for Earth, or leaving them on is a vote… Continue
Added by Eugene on March 16, 2009 at 12:30pm —
Elena Kalis is a photographer that uses light, color and space to create images that are not just visually striking, but emotionally stirring. There's a beautiful, artistic movement to these underwater photographs. Elena creates a fantasy land where dreams come true, where imaginations are set free and where beauty and darkness can intertwine to create something… Continue
Whether you like him or not, Mike Tyson is one of the most entertaining yet controversial figures of our time. "Tyson" is acclaimed indie director James Toback's stylistically inventive portrait of a mesmerizing Mike Tyson. Toback allows Tyson to reveal himself without inhibition and with eloquence and a pervasive vulnerability.
Through a mixture of original interviews and archival footage and photographs, a startlingly complex, fully-rounded human being… Continue
Added by Eugene on March 16, 2009 at 11:30am —