Sarah Jonkas is an emerging, young artist who was born in Canada in the mid 80's. Her beautiful oil paintings usually centers around a strong "solo female" character who's face tells a sad and sometimes haunting story. Like Audrey Kawasaki and Stella Im Hultberg, artist Sarah Jonkas is getting a lot of attention these days for ushering in a new and fresh viewpoint into the art scene.…
Added by alice on April 18, 2009 at 12:00am —
A great illustration showing why boys should beware of girls. By .FAKE.
Added by Eugene on April 17, 2009 at 4:30pm —
Zaha Hadid has just unveiled these images of the Burnham Pavilion, one of two pavilions created to mark the 100 year anniversary of David Burnham's Chicago plan, which outlined the structure of the city.
The temporary pavilion, which can be dismantled and relocated, is a tent-like structure made of light weight aluminum and dressed in a tensile fabric. The interior of the Burnham Pavilion will feature a screen that will show a film that…
Added by Eugene on April 17, 2009 at 3:00pm —
Damien Weighill is an illustrator based in London who has a wild imagination and a hilarious sense of humor. He's best known as the artist who "will draw your face.
" Weighill created a blog and asked people to email him photos of yourself so he could draw a picture of you and post it to serve… Continue
Added by alice on April 17, 2009 at 11:30am —
You may have seen Brock Davis' work on theMET when Eugene first
wrote about him back in February. An all around creative guy, Brock's sense of humor borders on crazy but that's what I like about him. In these two new sets, Davis makes a small tweak (applies googly eyes, arranges M&Ms)… Continue
Added by alice on April 17, 2009 at 11:00am —
OH NO!!! Chaos has broken out amongst the little people! In this gruesome set of micro sculptures by Adalberto Abbate, our beloved little people find themselves in horrible life and death situations. Caution! - not for the faint of heart...
Added by Eugene on April 17, 2009 at 10:30am —
Thank you, Hayden-Harnett, for offering a 30% discount to our Met members! Shop Hayden-Harnett for soft leather purses, coin clutches, wallets and cosmetic bags or for some swanky dresses and jackets. They also have the most badass leather cuff bracelets
! (I bought mine a few months… Continue
Added by alice on April 17, 2009 at 10:30am —
As everything old becomes new, you don't have to dig through piles of clothes at vintage shops to find these t's. Gap
is selling boy's t-shirts that can double for women's wear. Medium women's is like a L to XL boys.
Added by alice on April 17, 2009 at 10:00am —
Oh to be in New York this weekend! The Brooklyn Flea Market starts up again and promises 40,000-square-feet of hipster-approved clothing, design, art and food.
Inspired by Chelsea’s dwindling outdoor markets, Brooklyn real-estate blogger Jonathan Butler of browstowner.com co-founded the Brooklyn Flea—now the largest of its kind in the city—in spring 2008.… Continue
Added by alice on April 17, 2009 at 10:00am —
Nice art by Alex Andreev
, Russian artist. He personally calls his style “Hermetic” whatever it could mean it’s worth taking a look.…
Added by Mitchell Milard on April 17, 2009 at 7:42am —
Kid Koala presents: “Music to Draw to…” in LA
210 East Main Street
Early night! 5pm until 10 pm.
Quiet people are invited. Bring your own sketchbook/notepad or yarn. No dancing! I'm… Continue
Added by E on April 16, 2009 at 11:16pm —
The new David Lynch-directed video for Moby’s instrumental “Shot in the Back of the Head,” from his upcoming album Wait For Me that’s due June 30th. The clip is spectacular. Although the video is animated, the style is trademark Lynch — it looks like an eight-year-old in art class stuck with only black and gray crayons attempted to storyboard Eraserhead. It’s interesting that Lynch only needed three minutes and 16 seconds to produce something even more… Continue
Added by Mitchell Milard on April 16, 2009 at 8:59pm —
PICK OF THE WEEK
State of Play
Critics say State of Play
is a taut, well-acted political thriller that overcomes some unsubtle plot twists with an intelligent script and swift direction. Russell Crowe, Ben Affleck and Rachel McAdams star… Continue
Added by Eugene on April 16, 2009 at 5:30pm —
glass tank by kouichi okamoto
japanese designer kouichi okamoto from kyouei design ltd.
has just sent us images
of his most recent projects.
the glass tank works with air and water pressure. when emptying the glass, the tank
re-fills it with a constant amount of liquid, without flowing over the brim.…
Added by Mitchell Milard on April 16, 2009 at 2:30pm —
I'll say it. The man is a pain in the ass but he sure has a great sense of style. If there is one artist who's as much entrepreneur and designer as he is singer and songwriter it has got to be Kanye West. Take one look at his 4,200-square-foot, three-level Los Angeles house and you'll have to agree that Kanye's taste - contemporary glam with a pop twist - is not… Continue
Added by alice on April 16, 2009 at 1:30pm —
Love it or hate it? Drew Barrymore visited the Late Show with David Letterman at the Ed Sullivan Theater on Wednesday afternoon in New York City, New York. It's a simple black dress but with puffy 80's style sleeves. The Giambattista Valli Pre-Fall 2009 dress is set to hit stores soon.
Is Drew too cool or… Continue
Added by alice on April 16, 2009 at 1:00pm —
"Top Chef" host Padma Lakshmi is one of the most beautiful women on TV. She bears it all for Allure in their May 2009 issue: Continue
ALLURE: What did you do to prepare for the shoot?
PADMA LAKSHMI: "I exercised a little bit extra, but I actually think I look better when I have a little bit of weight on—my breasts are fuller, and I'm curvier than when…
Added by Eugene on April 16, 2009 at 12:00pm —
The most famous dog in the world (next to Bizkit, the sleeping walking dog
) has got to be Bo Obama. In fact, the 6-month-old Portuguese water dog already has a book deal! The children's book Bo, America's Commander in Leash
by Naren Aryal, illustrated by Danny Moore (Mascot… Continue
Added by alice on April 16, 2009 at 12:00pm —
I stumbled across this beautiful set of pictures of Patogonia while browsing wedding photographer, Joel Flory's website
. Last year he took a trip with friends to Patagonia, a majestic place I've always wanted to visit. Patagonia is defined as the geographic region containing the southernmost portion… Continue
Added by alice on April 16, 2009 at 11:00am —
Architects Mass Studies have unveiled their design for the Korean pavilion at Expo 2010 in Shanghai, China. The Korean Pavilion is situated in Zone A, directly neighboring the Japan Pavilion and the Saudi Arabia Pavilion, and in close proximity to the China Pavilion. The site is around 64,600 ft² (6000m²), and it is one of the largest lots within the expo compound. The… Continue
Added by Eugene on April 16, 2009 at 10:30am —