Brad Ford used preserved jungle nymphs and stick insects to decorate the mudroom of the 2007 Hamptons Cottages and Gardens Idea House. I love the bugs, but not so keen on filling my home with dead stuff!
"Avatar Machine" by Marc Owens - Mounted camera and HUD gives user a 3rd person view of himself, giving a Second Life feel to First Life. [Editor's Note: omg this is too funny. watch the video - genius!]
Photographer Cameron Wittig has a new site up featuring some fantasic images of a diverse group of artists and musicians from Andrew Bird and Tapes 'n Tapes to Chuck Close, Ed Templeton, Francis Ford Coppola and Ang Lee.
AMO, the think-tank of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) has completed the newest component of the Prada.com website - an online auction,of exclusive collectible pieces by the Prada fashion house
PingMag talks to Australian Alex Kubalsky of Takaratomy, who not only happens to be the sole foreign toy designer in Japan - he also designed all the transformations for Transformer's Bumblebee, Mirage and more cute fan gear!