The Seattle Public Library is by far my favorite building ever. It´s not just the materials, the lights or the furniture... it´s how a traditional library becomes more than just a mere shelve for books, but a public space around knowledge.
A collection on various saddle protections which are used for promotions in the Netherlands, they put it over your saddle when you are not around and it is a product which is very usable with the wet Dutch weather.
Perhaps the most interesting read about the Shepard Fairey arrest the night of his 20 year retrospective... comes from Dave Combs, publisher of PEEL, who was in the taxi with his wife, shepard + amanda, when the arrest took place...
Radiology Art is a concept that scans pretty much anything, from Barbie to teddy bear to Hamburger, interesting to see inside the objects. Can also send them any object you would like to scan... see pics and videos!
Close up with the TAD Gear Titanium Skeleton Key ~ who doesn’t want a piece of thick solid 6AL-4V titanium billet that is machined locally in SF in a machine shop that does parts for the F22 Raptor?!?!
new in the mail: Super cute Booklets from the Dept. of Cultural Engineering with the Technical Specifications for Ace Hotel Properties ~ and the new NYC hotel looks awesome! Details like the smeg fridges and record players!
I've had a thing for wooden bathmats the last few years... Seletti has a unique twist on it... "Made from natural oak rods bound together with leather this bathmat gently massages the soles of the feet as you stand and walk on it."