Dirty Books: Conceptual series of books as a reminder of ongoing censorship and restrictions on intellectual freedom. By Brooklyn-based and German-born designer Martin Konrad Gloeckle.
Also from Rich Tuzon of the "Samurais vs Cowboys" - Zorro!
Just got home from Gallery 1988 SF grand opening "The Indie" show - and it was incredible... particularly "Samurais vs Cowboys"
Tekkon Kinkreet is finally screening. Catch it in NY or LA
JungeriusLab and Tom Schmelzer have both thought of interesting dish design - animals in your food
nice online clock , i wonder what happens at midnight! you can even download it as a screensaver: http://blog.pixelbreaker.com/
Sad that E3 ended - but for anyone interested E4All advanced ticket sales are now open (VIP Invite code: e4early or e3alum) in LA this October
FR-041 Debris by Farbrausch: A tiny computer program (only 180kb) stuffed with gorgeous visuals that any CG shop would be proud of.
Blackcloud: Visualize the amount of CO released by a single car in a day. Part of a WWF campaign in China
Danish designers and twin sisters Rikke & Line Cleven Jensen make jewelery using a secret method to print enamel on silver.
Really nice work from mexican Architect Gomez Pimienta in PlataformaArquitectura.
urban interventions des projeto
Dyson's latest Slim and Stowaway sure resemble guns... and the canisters are a lot like those Ghostbuster's ghost traps...
Princeton Architectural Press sent some books over, and to be honest, i wasn't sure how to do a good book review - so how about my first foray into a video book flip through?
With its ultra-thin profile display, its extraordinary contrast and clarity, and its unrestricted design potential, SEIKO's Electro-phoresis Display watch has captured the imagination of the industry.
If you've already mastered the skateboard, then it's time to move on up! Plus $15 of each pair of Freeline skates sold goes to the Product(red) campaign.
TV spot from Marriott features the track "In the Morning" by the Junior Boys. Can't get this song outta my head now. The visual FX are pretty sweet too...
Kodak 1881 - giant pendant of a digicam
Jeremy Mora's new limited edition book is available. Its hand bound with a letter press cover. Apparently only 10 left out of the small edition of 20.
Zents - solid perfume in solid stone cubes
Figs and Ginger - adorable fawn necklace
Load-thing keeps your gadgets off the floor when charging. Mmmm.
Interstellar 2007 in Los Angeles on July 7-8. Street Art / Tee-Shirts / Designer Toys ... perfect for notcot fans
It's been rough ~ i must admit i don't handle not being able to share designer goodness here well! But we're working on it, so bear with us, and/or help?
Dutch designer Klaartje Daamen's attractive new product: Floris, a wood flooring system that does double duty as tables, chairs, and benches.
Very nice illustrator and motion artist on this 2006 reel. Mix of vector images from Chico Jofilsan's work!
Dot Action 2: pixelated glory and the reason I can't remember today's Moral Philosophy lecture.
Alberto clotheslines. Even better once the birds settle on that beautiful plastic tree.
"I am getting married. But not to you, to the man of my dreams.." This and other 3D wedding invitations from Meric Kara
Kawari Dama - is a string of beads made from coloured sugar with lover beads inside. --- its about the enjoyment of slowly sucking the beads and the unexpected find of a concealed preciousness
Golden Wedding pills - with names engraved - then you take them with vodka... and a few hours later... you hunt for them?
i don't know anything about the search engine, and you know, i don't really care because there's a goofy red zeebra that jumps around and that basically takes care of everything.
Local Celebrtiy's Respect Your Mother tee is just what you need for Earth Day coming up this weekend.
Moo is now doing Notecards ~ square cards that can stand up nicely (i can just imagine printing out all my fav notcot.org posts)
A Nice Set: 34 artists from around the world were invited to design one of a kind sets of slip mats for a touring exhibition and book which would explore the way visual art and music hang together.
Amazing guide as to how professional illustrators go from sketch to vector illustration.
This can't even come close to the Sex Toy for your Dog (see image #3928)... but this Alessi Condom Box is still one of the sleekest ways to play it safe.
Bath plug designs you don't see every day.
Lucifer - brilliant matchbook design... you shake a match out and as you pull it out it lights - also from Feel Addicted
Rebecca Walker's Jewelry is inspired by the earth around us, and at the same time manages to maintain a feeling of elegance.
Sex Toys for your DOGS. Hotdoll, by Feel Addicted.
Jim Woodrings fantastical and inspirational Moleskine pop-up book
A candle made from a simple bulb. It can be so romantic for a late dinner with your girlfriend
Also from Keetra Dean Dixon ~ a blanket thats as comforting textually as it is physically... "Everything Will Be Ok"
Dropped by I Am 8-Bit tonight at Gallery 1988 on Melrose ~ pics and more on .com
Cleverly titled "Disbelief" t-shirt I just purchased on Threadless.... Clever because it reads "OMG NO WAY" in case you haven't figured it out yet.
Blood puddle pillows. By Keetra Dean Dixon. Lots and lots of other fun projects on her site.
Shot in 12 hours ~ discontinued ~ is a short film made for the 2007 NYC Film Race. [Editor's Note: fortune telling scrambled eggs!]
Blacklist (a spinoff of the brilliant PsyOp) has a fantastic showreel, and a georgeous Ambigram as a logo
ChristopherConte's robotic insect sculptures reminded me of the work of Mike Libby's (#2463)