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A Modern Art Tribute to Old School TV Shows (15 pics)

"The Eighties Bunch" by Mike Maas

These awesome art pieces are a true tribute to those old school TV shows that we all grew up on and loved. They're all part of a group show called "Idiot Box" thrown by Gallery 1988. Collected here are some of my favorites from the exhibit that are sure to bring back some good memories.…

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Added by Eugene on April 10, 2009 at 6:00am — No Comments

Glamorous in Black and White - Dior Campaign by Jean-François Campos (7 Photos)

Photographer Jean-Francois Campos rides the fine line between illustration and photography in this set he's created for Dior. What I like best is that you can barely make out that this is a cosmetic's campaign. The glamorous silhouettes and the beautiful poses make this a classy and elegant set. It's vintage modern at its best.…

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Added by alice on April 10, 2009 at 12:00am — 1 Comment

Forget Under the Bed. Monsters Are Living Inside Our Walls!

You know I'm a huge fan of wall art and when you combine it with monsters it can only be described as magic! Artist Jan Willem Wennekes has put up some amazing work on his Behance page. These look more like painted pieces than vinyl stickers but we're crossing our fingers that these become vinyl stickers real soon!…

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Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 11:48pm — 1 Comment

12 Alice in Wonderland Inspired Ideas

Today I thought I'd put together a nice compilation of my favorite Alice in Wonderland inspired items. From furniture and lamps to jewelry and cakes, one look at this set and you'll agree that this 1865 story still lives on in modern times.

Alice in Wonderland inspired glass bottle necklace and key - Etsy…

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Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 11:04pm — 2 Comments

Amazing Large Scale Papercut Art - Peter Callesen

Three Angels Trying to Escape Their Drawing (Detail)

Eugene first introduced me to Peter Callesen's work back in November of last year. Callesen's ability to create a story with simple sheets of paper inspires me to find art in everyday things. These large cut papercut installations are particularly amazing because they explore… Continue

Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 11:00pm — 1 Comment

Scion Presents: Papershapers



Papershapers, curated by Giant Robot opens on April 11 at Scion’s 4,500 square foot Installation L.A. Gallery Space in Culver City. Papershapers is a group show featuring ten artists who work with paper-not "on paper." The exhibition will feature works that are cut, torn, folded, and sewn into unique creations. Shin Tanaka will be making a rare U.S. appearance at the opening and will be on hand to show original pieces and fold paper with attendees!



Tanaka is… Continue

Added by mobileunderground on April 9, 2009 at 9:10pm — No Comments

A Bittersweet Love Story (5 Total)

These photos read like tragic love stories. Created by Shaun, an interactive designer from Portland, they remind us of experiences we cannot forget. They conjure up bittersweet memories of love and regret, of a lingering pain that never goes away.…

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Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 7:30pm — No Comments

A Superhero's Modern Day Mistake

Awesome new advertisement for 3M's graphic film. 3M's graphic film can be used anywhere, with maximum finish.

So when you think it might be a window, maybe it's not...



3M offers the most comprehensive line of flexible, durable and promotional films on the market. Both permanent and removable films are available in opaque, clear, translucent and reflective as well as dozens of colors. Most feature pressure sensitive or pressure… Continue

Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 6:06pm — 1 Comment

GELASKINS CONTEST WINNERS!

A big congrats to our Gelaskin winners!



E - You'll be getting your boombox!



Duc - I Like This Music



And finally to our twitter follower,… Continue

Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 5:08pm — 2 Comments

Escada Head Office - Munich

Sometimes you come across an environment that really lets the merchandise or content (such as people, merchandise or furnishings) stand out. This 2,000 square-meter jewelry-case — the head office of the venerable fashion house Escada in Munich, Germany — is a luxurious example of this.

Completed in late 2008, the location hosts the international fashion media and buyers who gather here to view the latest… Continue

Added by Kara on April 9, 2009 at 3:08pm — 1 Comment

Sexy Stripes - Photographer Dusan Reljin

Love this photo shoot by fashion photographer Dusan Reljin with model Daria Werbowy. Playful and sexy, Dusan brings out the seductive side of Daria. The nude tights, the black stripes, the bed head hair...it all works together perfectly.



Dusan Reljin…

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Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Beautiful Landscapes By Sandro Diener (10 Photos)

Swiss photographer Sandro Diener has the amazing ability of making the chaotic world around us appear calm and steady. We're reminded of the feeling of hazy fog and the sound of rushing water..when we escape back into nature to be reminded of a life less complicated.…

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Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 1:30pm — 2 Comments

Umm no.

Versace Spring '09 Resort



BCBG "Jersey Harlem Pant" $88



MCQ "Modified Harlem Pant" $464





I must be behind in my fashion news... Not only did I just see these in my recent BCBG catalog, they appeared again in MCQ by Alexander McQueen's line.



I'm all for recycling styles from the past generations and making them new..… Continue

Added by jenni on April 9, 2009 at 1:17pm — 6 Comments

21 Celebrity Caricatures

Rihanna - nelsonsantos

I always get a big kick out of caricatures. It's like the artists summon their inner kid as they exaggerate and distort certain characteristics of a person. Collected here are some celebrity caricatures from some very talented artists - hopefully they'll make… Continue

Added by Eugene on April 9, 2009 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

From Abandoned Farm House to Life Size Dollhouse

This is an older story but one that I wanted to share. Back in June 2007, Saskatchewan artist Heather Benning transformed an abandoned farmhouse in southwestern Manitoba into a giant dollhouse. She replaced the north-facing wall with Plexiglas, showcasing its interior and then fully restored the house with candy-colored walls and furniture from the 1960s, when the home was abandoned.



"I wanted to show the passage of time … I was able to… Continue

Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 12:33pm — No Comments

The Coolest Socks - Ashidashi (6 Types)

Kick the Habit

I have a thing for expressive socks. Truly, I do. My husband and his eight groomsmen wore colorful striped socks during our wedding and it's still one of my favorite memories. Here's a pic.

That's why when I saw these socks I knew I just had to have them. My favorites have got to be the pencil and notebook.

Pencil…

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Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 12:11pm — 1 Comment

It's the Peeps Show! (13 Total)

Octopeeps

Well it's almost Easter and what better way to celebrate than to bust out those weird yellow marshmallow Peeps and put them in funny predicaments? From the Chicago Tribune to the Washington Post, hundreds… Continue

Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 11:50am — 2 Comments

Creative Ad: Stihl Landscapes the Wall Street Journal (3 pics)

Boston agency Winsper's recent ads for Stihl leaf blowers, chainsaws and weed whackers are fun and eye-catching. To promote their yard equipment, they appear to hack, trim and blow newsprint off pages of The Wall Street Journal.…



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Added by Eugene on April 9, 2009 at 11:00am — No Comments

Beautiful Landscapes - Vaggelis Fragiadakis (12 photos)

Some beautiful landscape shots by 55-year old amateur photographer Dr. Vaggelis Fragiadakis, a mathematician who currently lives in Berkeley, California. He frequently travels the world and allocates a fair amount of time and passion to two of his dearest hobbies: music and photography. Vaggelis is actively engaged in helping the homeless and is supporting education… Continue

Added by Eugene on April 9, 2009 at 10:53am — 1 Comment

A Sappy, Happy Karaoke Love Story (9 Photos)

There's something dramatic but beautiful about this love story captured by Yutu, a photographer from Taipei. It reminds me of those karaoke love stories you watch when you're with your friends on a drunkin Saturday night. There's drama and heart break followed by a sweet courtship that ultimately leads to marriage. It's… Continue

Added by alice on April 9, 2009 at 10:47am — 1 Comment

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