Willian Murai is an illustrator and comic book colorist that lives in Brazil. You can tell by his use of vivid colors that he isn't afraid to make something bright and beautiful as long as it's a little edgy at the same time.
Here's an excerpt from an interview he did with… Continue
Could this be the future of personal air transportation? "Simon Scott, the owner of Falx Air, an aviation company based in Staffordshire, England has been designing Falx Air's hybrid-electric vertical-takeoff-and-landing (VTOL) craft for the past eight years. He's currently bench-testing components in the hopes of getting a single-passenger prototype ready to be… Continue
Added by Eugene on October 22, 2008 at 9:00am —
Indoor plants never get enough sunlight no matter where you place them and it's annoying to keep shuffling them around all the time to get maximum sun exposure. Didn't you ever wish that they could just sprout legs and find their own damn sunlight? The Play Coalition designed this four-legged contraption so you can spend more time playing Madden 09 and less time… Continue
Rachael Yamagata (born in 1977 in Arlington, Virginia) is an American singer-songwriter and pianist. She is a Yonsei or fourth-generation Japanese American on her father's side and of Italian and German ancestry on her mother's side.
Her songs have been featured in movies and TV shows such as Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants, Prime, In Her Shoes, Elizabethtown, Definitely,…Continue
This clip has been on YouTube for awhile now but I just came across it after reading about the general direction of our communication devices. Is the advancement of nanotechnology the next step for our phones? With Android debuting tomorrow on the G1, I can only hope that the things we see in this clip is in our not-so-distant future.…
Let me begin by saying...I freakin love Stanton Warriors. If this one dj group that consistently exceeds my expectations, that can bring down the house with the sickest beats you've ever heard...it's gotta be Stanton Warriors. I've now seen them live a handful of times and each time I'm just blown away by not just their selection of music but how they can read… Continue
Sequoia Venture Capital Warning to CEOs
Whether you're thinking of starting up a company or you're just curious about how the economic downturn will affect the new wave of internet entrepreneurs, this leaked presentation can give you some valuable information.
Sequoia Capital is a venture capital firm founded by Don Valentine in 1972. The firm's… Continue
You know here at theMET we're all about seeing how art and commerce can collide. Adidas did a pretty great job with their new ad campaign All Day I Dream About Sneakers which is a new project that showcases the story and kicks created by the world’s original sneaker freak, Herr Fritz Träumer. Herr is an enigmatic sneaker designer who dedicated his lifetime… Continue
Went to check out ADCB yesterday, a new lobby bar that just opened up at the Mondrian last month. ADCB stands for "Asia de Cuba Bar". It's not a place you would want to spend your whole night at, but it's more like a swanky lounge to hang out if you aren't able to get into Skybar. Redesigned by Benjamin Noriega Ortiz, the lobby bar is awash in white while the… Continue
How sweet is this glass building? The Leonardo Glass Cube is a glass-fronted building in Bad Driburg, Germany designed by 3Deluxe. The integrative design concept combines architecture, interior design and landscape design into a complex aesthetic structure which was built in May of 2007.
The glass facade allows the Leonardo Glass Cube to interplay with… Continue
Added by Eugene on October 21, 2008 at 9:30am —
I happened to stumble upon Franki Durbin's website, Life in a Venti Cup, last week as I was searching through some blogs. With an amazing eye for design, Franki, is the quintessential tastemaker of our time. As an interactive designer, she runs a creative firm in St. Louis while her husband… Continue
For a hundred days preceding One Web Day 2008 bloggers from around the world would have an unique opportunity for exposure to a global audience celebrating One Web Day which will take place globally on September 22 this year.
Here is the opportunity: Publish a story about how the web has transformed your life or the lives of a community you belong to, or the city you live in or your country. The… Continue
The funny never stops! Today - spoof movie posters from Mad Magazine. One featuring McCain in No Country for Old Man, another with Obama in The 46-Year-Old Political Virgin. Download them for free from Mad Magazine's site.…