nick goddard arranged the unemployed olympics in new york. an opportunity to "battle all the unemployed people for stuff" in events like "pin the blame on the boss", "you're fired race", "and pay days" (bashing a pinata with an office phone).#20233
Sam Weber's paintings are rich in colour, and full of emotion. He paints a dark world of vampires and demons, yet sustains an elegant, classical feel to his illustrations.#20231
The making of NIN's "Closer" video is fascinating. Several visuals were lifted from other artists, including Joel-Peter Witkin, Man Ray, The Brothers Quay, and Francis Bacon. Good artists borrow, great artists steal.#20229
Sesame Street gets a kaiju-style makeover from Japan's RealxHead. Big Bird, The Count, Oscar, Cookie Monster and Elmo will never be the same...#20228
The Presidio Motel in Santa Barbara is the best bed in town. Each room decorated by a local artist, with free loaner bikes for guests to go cruise the beach and taco stands, and all starting for $69/night!#20225
Toy customizer, Motorbot, mashes up some iconic marshmallow Peeps with Dunnys just in time for Easter.#20224
Steve Lambert, who worked on Add-Art, has created a fantastic new productivity tool called Self Control. Use it to block websites and email for specific periods of time. Just don't block Notcot.#20222
Daniel Piker shows the possibilities of the transformation of objects through the art of origami.#20221
From Danish photographer Kim Høltermand's series “The Trees." A forest in fog shot an early morning.#20220
The HIL Chair© is new chair concept by Armadaquadrat. It is made from black or colored acrylic and acrylic glass.#20218
What would you expect the record speed for a wind powered vehicle to be? 30 miles per hour? 60 miles per hour? Try 126.1 miles per hour!#20216
Utz-Sanby Architects have designed this house in the Church Point suburb of Sydney, Australia.#20215
A LA practice Yazdani Studio of Cannon Design has won the Museum of Tolerance renovation and expansion.#20214
MOSS! Super close ~ it's absolutely fascinating how many colors and textures i found as i wandered just one section of the yard here in Singapore...#20212
a little perspective with Schott's Stimulus Simulator ~ you need to see that tiny image in its full sized form to fully understand.#20211
Up close with the new Colgate Wisps ~ while i don't know that i'd buy it again ~ the product and packaging details are fun to see close up!#20210
Nike started a war between the sexes with the "Men vs. Women challenge" to see who can run more. See commercial & print ads.#20209
Check out the result of Earth Hour '09 ... when the world when dark.. yet again.. for an hour.. in support of the environment ~ amazing to click and see the lit pictures fade into darkness on the Big Picture!#20208
deep in the heart of texas lies the town of marfa: a commune of artists and designers decamped from around the world... ie: donald judd. the latest design/art/passion project is the thunderbird hotel, 24 rooms, minimal decor, luxury comforts and a pool. what else can you hope for?#20207
When designer Martin Bolton conducted a survey of the potable water that most rural houses in South Africa used, he was appalled at the quality. He devised the Potpaz Ceramic Filter system that will provide clean drinking water.#20206
"One for you, one for me" is an interactive card line from ThreefoldCollective. Hand screen printed on chipboard, each card is perforated to tear and share with a friend.
Status Calendar: This is a calendar where you can write your daily "status". It simply asks the question, "What are you doing Today?"#20200
I´m trying to aggregate the behaviorist values of famous objects, cognitive motions, collective memories to everyday, ordinary products. This is the first of a series of concepts called Collective Memories in ID.
This plunger is obviously inspired by Alfred Hitchcock, Psycho, from 1960.
A site-specific installation at the Brooklyn Museum asks us to reconsider an unlikely material, matte black masking tape, which she uses in such quantities that she has it custom made in a variety of widths.#20198
Amazing Collages made from thousands of cut out photos by artist Adrian Kenyon representing the crazy world we live in.#20197
Cool new opening credits for IT MTV, created by Ioio Films, directed by Vellas & Laga, directly from Brazil.#20194
Illustrator duo Kozyndan (Kozy and Dan) from Santa Monica, once again got to put their work onto two new Puma sneakers.#20192
See how the creators of Icehotel created a drum set made of ice. A short time lapse movie that also shows the beautiful surroundings from the north of Sweden.#20191
Photographs from the self-titled exhibit by Momoyo Torimitsu, featuring dozens of cast resin sculptures imitating melting chocolate Easter bunnies.#20190
Introducing the one teakettle.
winner of the 2009 World Kitchen Tea Off competition. Designed by Vessel Ideation of Chicago.
The Wave Bench by David Stine is made from a single sustainably harvested Black Oak and is finished with a non-VOC product. Eco friendly meet modern.#20188