Running through April 6, 2011 is Nick van Woert’s Breaking and Entering exhibition at Yvon Lambert in New York City, his first solo show which features all new sculptures. For this exhibition, van Woert dissects found sculptures, often presenting the works as manipulated versions of their former selves. Breaking and Entering also refers to a recent [...]
We’ve all seen this before. You’re shopping for vegetables in the produce section and come across a tomato that looks like it’s actually conjoined triplets. You shake your head and promptly put it down for fear of purchasing such a monstrosity. Well photography Uli Westphal takes these mutated vegetables and turns them into fascinating art [...]
Google’s Android operating system became the world’s top OS for smartphones. This infographic shows how with 3D data visualization of Android phone activations geolocated and plotted between October 2008 and January 2011. Be patient, it starts slow but kicks in when the Droid smartphone launches at about .33 seconds. Wow! Activations literally blow up over night. [...]
This simple yet to the point print ad for Lego from Miami Ad School Madrid, Spain sums up the famous building block toy perfectly. What the coolest thing you ever built with Legos? via
House P designed by Caramel Architects seems to have been formed from blocks in the game Tetris. It gazes down at the valley from its perch on this sloping property in Klosterneuburg, Austria. The seamless impression of the homogeneous sculptural form is strengthened by the use of prefabricated concrete elements in the façade. The access [...]
Forget spray cans, stenciling, markers, or paint, there is a new way to put up street art. Check out this video ‘M.I.R.I.A.M. X Vhils’ by Portuguese urban street artist Vhils (Alexandre Farto) and the Portuguese hip-hop band Orelha Negra where explosives are strategically placed to create street art. You will be blown away. Pun intended.
If you are a designer (especially a graphic designer) you know about the film ‘Helvetica‘. If you have never heard of it, we suggest you put this baby in your Netflix queue immediately. A feature length documentary about the most well-known typeface in modern day history Helvetica and about graphic design in general, was directed by [...]