Topiade is a lay-over facade structure designed to renew an existing Louis Vuitton store building without a major reconstruction. The concept of topiary and the French garden were taken to extend and exhibit the luxurious quality of Louis Vuitton.
Jennifer Gooch pushed "Minimalist Tacos" (empty taco shells) for a day in Marfa, Texas - interested in the anomalous intersection of art and culture in this southwestern rural landscape. Lots of other great projects on her site.
Sarah Hirneisen's work titled "Shrine" is a Levantine reliquary housing over 3,000 oil-filled glass vials. Working with Kadie Salfi, their show opens at Mark Wolfe Contemporary Art in San Francisco on September 6, 2007.
Intimate Control was created by Jennifer Chowdhury for her class thesis project. The aim of the game is to help bring couples together for a more intimate and closer game playing experience. See video.
On impressive ROI - hugh grant bought the warhol liz taylor 6 years ago for $3.5 mill... and is to be sold again, this time by Christie's in New York in November, with an estimate of $25 million to $35 million
Friedemann crafts sculptural vessels, bowls, and translucent lampshades. His turning technique is complex and time-consuming, resulting in stunning one-of-a-kind pieces as well as small series objects.
Finally! A Digital Pencil for touchpads - "Made from a super special space age silicone material that exactly mimics the electrical resistance and supplety of a human finger" (esp for people with long nails and iphones?) SUCK UK