Miss Frank E. Buttolph collected thousands of banquet menus between 1851 and 1930. Now, they're online, thanks to the New York Public Library.
Permanent Camping is a 10x10x20ft 'tower' in the Australian bush, clad in corrugated copper (protection from the elements), with 3 folding sides (for shade and security), a sleeping loft, kitchen, outhouse and rainwater tank. Very cool.
Don't miss the teaser for the first traditionally animated feature film from Disney since 2004. The Princess and the Frog.
Creative Contacts for your iPhone. A simple yet ingenius way to spotlight your friends in your address book of your iPhone. You can see the gallery and watch a video on how it looks.
Vortex Water Sculpture by William Pye. Hidden inside is a giant transparent acrylic cylinder.
Charming guest strip for "Questionable Content" drawn by John Campbell. The goal is to think of the longest band name possible.
WrecordsByMonkey Vinyl Record Cameos have a great classic look with a music lovers edge.
one tv "eating" a blueray player... like a flytrap... the second ad for Sony Vaio HDNA... created by 180 los angeles...
Nitrome continues to bring quality made games to their site and innovative designs. Their pixely style creates an astonishing look for their viewers.
Guerrilla Action of the Espalhe Agency, where an actor will be imprisoned for 3 days to disclose the new series of Prison Break on FOX.
Obama Art : cool mix of the artists, inspired by a political candidate.
Beautiful graphic commercial for Pontiac. Made by Leo Burnett.
Interesting take on Microsoft's Windows Vista. The style is the same as in most CP+B Advertisements, "Viral-ish"
The Japanese toy manufacturer Tomy has released an updated transparent plastic version of their popular radio-controlled R2-D2 mini action figure.
How adorable are these upcoming Dell "petite" desktop PCs from Studio Hybrid... even a woody version!
Genevieve Gauckler had an exhibition in Tokyo, and even debuted some vinyl toys! Tokyo 41%, Paris 59%.
Outstanding ... the new NISSAN's commercial - filmed in São Paulo created by the agency LEW LARA/TBWA and produced by Movi&art.
The Mount Baker Residence in Seattle, Washington by Pb Elemental Architecture.
Alison Carmichael has done some iconic commercial typography, from Sainsbury's to Virgin Atlantic. She also kindly contributed the artwork for the latest Don't Panic poster.
10 Wackiest Buildings in the World.
Can you believe the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are turning 25 years old next year?
pen on paper art. Nice type.
Woermann Tower in Palmas de Canaria, Spain. A colorful leaning tower by Abalos & Herreros.
Tivoli Concert Hall by 3XN, in Copenhagen, Denmark. A round building with a light skin.
Japanese Designers 101; a history of Japanese industrial designers... with pictures!
Digital photomanipulations of a young Lithuanian artist. Just click a middle button of your mouse and move it.
Canape by Lila Jang, one of the furniture presented in a exhibition called Parcours Saint-Germain in Paris
business guys on business trips. so funny cuz its true. you cant help but smile at these illustrated lame office stories.
Mirror's Edge is a beautiful looking game from EA that features some fantastic parkour action. Be sure to check out the other trailers.
Bape stores are always pretty lavish affairs this years Harajuku addition is designed as a ‘town within a building’ and has a 50's diner theme.....
Dog Poo Bags ~ a perfect example of great packaging, branding, graphic, and experience design coming together... and how adorable is their puppy?
High-resolution scans of old postcards -- backs included!
"Objectified is a documentary about industrial design; it’s about the manufactured objects we surround ourselves with, and the people who make them." Directed by Gary Hustwit of Helvetica fame.
An installation by Helen Escobedo presented in public spaces in Zacatecas, México.
Fireplays : stop-motion and spectacle of lights, on a soundtrack by Mgmt.
The haunting work of Markus Neidel
Art and toys collide as Format Mag releases the all-vinyl Issue 46, featuring Frank Kozik, Amanda Visell, Sucklord, Tim Tsui, Kidrobot, Tarina Tarantino, DKE Toys, We Kill You, and more.
In case anyone was over black and white stencils, thought I'd share this with the notcot family. My favorite artist Flox a.k.a Hayley King keeps it real.
Creative Sand Sculptures from the second annual International Sand Sculpture Festival in Latvia.
A literal way to display the periodic table at home...as a table. Complete with actual samples of the elements embedded within the glass.
Morphogenesis Chaise is the attempt to learn from naturally evolving systems and turn the gained knowledge into an intelligent and contemporary design for a chaise lounge. See the video.
The Hong-Kong Lego squad pumped out this representation of the Beijing olympics. The detail is amazing!
A simple but extraordinary observation deck in Villarica, south of Chile. By Rodrigo Sheward
New mixed media pieces still in progress. The type is hand lettered on glass and then multiple layers of plexi beneath create the drop shadow. It's like analog Photoshop. Only 11 more to go.
I Am Alive - Is it a game or a movie ? Okay it's a game but the trailer certainly doesn't reveal much.
The Leatherman Argentum Collection displays stunning, intricate design--albeit at price tags reaching $40,000.