If there's one thing the Internet loves, it's Star Wars. That's why, when executed well, incorporating its characters into ads or photo shoots makes a great deal of sense. For its 2011 Fall/Winter Originals Collection, Adidas just released another collaborative project with the successful franchise. This time, they… Continue
If you're a fan of Disney mash-ups (see Disney/Marvel mashup here), we'll guarantee that you'll love this set by 30-year-old Nathan Boyd. Though we're sure that this idea has been done many times over, the Texas-based artist executes on it flawlessly. Bravo, Boyd! We especially love Jiminy… Continue
Simple yet so clever! A team of young creatives at the Escola Cuca Advertising School in Sao Paolo, Brazil have put together this awesome Lego Star Wars series under the tagline, "Make Your Own Story." Great idea and wonderful execution.
Advertising School: Escola Cuca, São Paulo, Brazil
Art Directors: Diego Mourão,… Continue
It's impossible not to think of the Death Star when you looking at this soon-to-be-completed commercial and cultural complex in Lyon, France. Designed by Paris-based Jacob + Macfarlane architects, the Orange Cube hopes to revive the surrounding area with a splash of color and a modern aesthetic. Kudos to the architects for their bold approach and willingness to take risks.… Continue
If you were in New York City when it got hit with last year's crazy snowstorm, you'll know that the streets looked like something out a movie. For Williamsburg resident Henry Hargreaves, they resembled the famous ice planet Hoth from Star Wars. After being snowed in for a very long time, Hargreaves… Continue
We give major props to British artist Olly Moss for these awesome see-through Star Wars posters. Colorful silhouettes of C-3PO, Darth Vader and Boba Fett are filled in with detailed imagery from Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi.
Just when we thought we'd seen every art and photography spin on Star Wars characters, Fabian Glez surprises us with these! He even gave them hilarious font-related names like Boba Font, C3typo, and Sanstrooper. On "Font Vader" alone, he used 25 different fonts to create the masterpiece!
It's not often that we see a building look so sinister and cool. Portugal-based OODA Architecture, in collaboration with the Spanish and American studio OOIIO, proposed this star-shaped tower, which looks like it could be the headquarters for the evilest villain in… Continue
Immediately after completing an amazing set of vintage travel planet posters, illustrator Steve Thomas started looking for a new project. At the time, he hadn't seen many Star Wars travel posters and so decided to create his own. Influenced by vintage travel ads of the early 20th century, Thomas… Continue
This is, quite possibly, the coolest photo you'll see today. It's of a telescope in Chile blasting a bright orange laser into the sky to create a virtual star in the heart of the Milky Way. The star, 56 miles high, helps compensate for the Earth's atmospheric interference.
Born in Osaka, Japan, artist Tsuneo Sanda is the man behind some of the most incredible Star Wars art ever made. A self-proclaimed Star Wars fan since 1977 and providing art to Lucasfilm since 1995, he has a wealth of knowledge and experience as well a passion for his craft. Take a look at his newer paintings, like the ones of Natalie Portman as Queen Amidala and…
“One World. 24 Hours. 6 Billion Perspectives." Just what is Life in a Day? It's an ambitious new project spearheaded by YouTube that brings in Ridley Scott (“Gladiator”) as producer and Kevin Macdonald (“The Last King of Scotland”) as director. It's a global experiment of user-generated filmmaking that's, well, about you. On July 24, capture a glimpse of your life on camera (10 minutes max) and upload it to a special YouTube channel (… Continue
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I am Beautiful is a short and sweet stop motion film that should have you laughing this morning. Created and animated by Joshua & Nathan Flynn, it stars Commander Worf giving himself some much needed TLC. This funny piece won the 'Best Stop Motion' award category of the 2009 University of Glamorgan Glammies Awards. Loved… Continue