Ever wonder what would happen if Facebook was real life? Here's a comedy from http://www.idiotsofants.com as featured on BBC Three's show 'The Wall.' I couldn't even imagine what I would do if someone knocked on my door and did this to… Continue
In this new ad for Bontrust, a German Finance Company, stresses the importance of "tapping" into global markets. The goal was to create a world completely made out of banknotes and explicit characters. Who knew Lincoln could be so lewd!
Has a Finance company gone too far? What are your… Continue
I've fallen in love with my next favorite photographer. Much like the dreamscapes Annie Leibovitz creates, Tim Walker is one of those people who can create fairytale worlds and make them come alive. As a fashion photographer for Vogue, he's entranced readers with his romantic characters and his extravagant staging. Here he takes us on a walk through his whimsical and… Continue
In his own words, Kurt Halsey's work is "Shy and quiet, yet expressive and charming, my paintings use a sweetness and an innocence to tell the stories of heartache, love, sorrow, regret, confusion, and fear that each of us realistically feels in certain situations. The joy of success and the worry of failing, the humor, quirks, and frustrations of day to day interactions within relationships, and the endless yearning for a story book love are… Continue
Critics are saying that Star Trek reignites a classic franchise with action, humor, brilliant visuals, a strong story, and will please traditional Trekkies and new fans alike. The greatest adventure of all time begins with the incredible story of a young crew’s maiden voyage onboard the most advanced… Continue
If you've ever dreamed of taking old, dilapidated buildings and turning them into wonderful, livable homes, here's an inspirational story you'll want to read. Cortney and Robert Novogratz are serial renovators who find joy and happiness in turning the ordinary into extraordinary. Their company, called Sixx Design (named after their six children which has now turned… Continue
Zoe Keating is a performer who (in her own words) "fuses information technology and classical music". She uses her cello and Macbook to create beautiful multi-layered melodies that sound more like a complete orchestra than one live performer. She is currently touring with Amanda Palmer and in March she appeared at ETech in San Jose (video above). Also in this video we see some cool LIDAR technology (like radar but with lasers).
How amazing is this? Designed by Dylan Roscover, a self professed design geek, this portrait of Steve Jobs is a typeface-driven design based on the "Here's to the crazy ones" ad campaign from Apple in the 90s. Roscover used only those fonts present in Apple branding and products. I just love the… Continue
There aren't many wedding pictures that make me want to get married again. That year long journey is full of headache and grief and you have so many decisions to make, you feel like your head is going to explode. But then. But then you see a photo set like this...of a couple...so happy...so sweet and in love...that it makes you want to do it all over again.
The cool couple you see here is Kelly and Chris. They rented out a modern hotel in… Continue
With over thirty years of experience, Quebec born artist Corno knows how to create large scale faces that leave the viewer stunned, that awaken an emotion in the viewer and give them an experience. Corno's gorgeous portrait paintings are created by sweeping brushstrokes of vibrant colored paint. Its with an intensity… Continue
"McDonald's has recently launched a new interactive sign where passers-by can interact with images displayed on McDonald's giant LED screen, and visitors can take an interactive role at one of London's most photographed locations."
McDonald's has seemed to pick up on the innate human nature to take "mime" photos (I mean, how many people can resist the urge to take a picture "holding up" the Leaning Tower of Pisa?) Cute idea, I think.
What happens when you take one of the most iconic movie series of all time and give them some extra love at the happiest place on Earth? You get Star Wars Weekends, an annual summer special event at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Florida that celebrates George Lucas' classic sci-fi movie series. For the weekends starting May 22nd and ending June 14th, join Jedi… Continue
Opening Reception: Saturday, May 9th, 7pm-10pm @ LeBasse Projects: Culver City
LeBasse Projects in Culver City, California presents "Wild Fields", a solo exhibition from Australian artist Melissa Haslam. This will be the artist’s first solo exhibition, and will mark her largest body… Continue
Added by Eugene on May 6, 2009 at 5:00pm —
The "Harvest Green Project" by Romses Architects was a winning entry in Vancouver's "2030 Challenge". The goal of the competition was "to address climate change plans and to guide greener and denser development, reducing carbon emissions for the future."
The concept is based on vertical farming of vegetables, herbs, fruits, fish, egg laying chickens, and…