This giant sculpture of a polar bear stranded on a block of ice floated 7.5 miles from Greenwich towards London to highlight the melting ice caps. The bear is promoting the launch of a new television channel dedicated to natural history.
As part of the TxT Project at Stitch in Japan, Tim Biskup has created a set of two digital offset "Rangeas" prints. Each are signed & numbered and limited to only 100 and will be available individually or as a set. They go on sale at noon, 1/29.
The Playpump, a playground merry-go-round that uses the boundless energy of children to pump water out of the ground. More than 1000 such pumps have been installed in schools in South Africa, Mozambique, Swaziland and Zambia.
Swedish design group Muungano has design the Swedish Book Bus of the Year 2008. The awesome graphics was done by They Graphics. The bus visits more than 30 villages in northern Sweden. Each village gets a visit every 4th week.
21,398 keys, 26 artist grants, one vision: The 823keyproject:amazing charity fund concept for artists and creators alike, with brilliant resolve. donate and receive a lovely vintage key, why not? its a super chic accessory too....
With Obama's $819 Billion Stimulus package passed... had to share with you this Economic Stimulus Spray i just received in the mail! Also see the package of NOTHING ~ and the Elf Trap! from Winstanley Associates Ad Agency...
Paramount and Sony announced that principal photography has begun on live action Tintin feature 'The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of The Unicorn', director Steven Spielberg, producer Peter Jackson, shot in 3-D motion capture.
Pandora design of Italy, known for their plastic cutlery now has a limited edition called De Beauty. It has skulls around the tip and base of the handle and comes in white, black, coral, smoke, purple and clear.
OMA just won the 1st prize in the international competition to build the new Performing Arts Centre in Taipei. New approach to relationship between stage/seats to give more flexibility to experimental performances.
Original ringtone composers RCPTones.com just released a package of tones they recorded on 5 different vintage synthesizers. Design of their page is great, you can see and learn more about each keyboard used. Very cool!
A new building for music performance in the waterfront of Malaga, Spain. Designed by Federico Soriano + Agustin Benedicto, it will feature a skin made out of glass tiles to achieve a vibrant light effect similar to the waving sea.
Harley Davidson Presents The Art of Rebellion! It’s been a long time since any real rebel rocked a Harley Davidson motorcycle but we applaud the fact that this cultural icon is throwing its weight behind a truly cultural event. One night only, Feb 7th, Santa Monica!
Nyehaus brings Ping Pong to the table in this exhibition. Celebrities of the ping pong world will play matches against one other and with spectators on this mirrored regulation sized table by Rirkrit Tiravanija.
Woopsies- Kids soothing packs from Bucky. Fun, friendly, always ready to soothe life's little bumps and bruises. Six unique personalities, but they all like heat and cold. Warm in the microwave or chill in the freezer as the owie demands.
Bay Area-based graphic designer, Jure Gavran, created this toy to communicate his stance against the social ill known as scapegoating, a problem which he refers to as “a silly make-believe caricature of the truth.”
The International Convention Center (CICCM) features a unique cylindrical building facade lined with solar panels and concave curves that suffuse its interiors with daylight... and will house an extensive rainwater catchment system.