The Virtual Water Project by german Timm Kekeritz would like to show the world how much freshwater is used to produce selected products – hoping for people to rethink their consumption patterns. And yes, it looks damn good too!
Muti Randolph is one of the world's top audio-visual artists. In this video he shares what's behind some of his most famous creations, which meld architecture, industrial design, music, and engineering.
Eames Inspiration. The chairs in molded wood, just like Ray and Charles Eames designed in 1946, are being reimagined by street artists and featured in Barney'ss windows and being sold to raise money for Operation Design.
#OBJECTHUNT is going strong ~ here's a peek at some pics of stickers in the wild as spotted by all kinds of people throughout NYC... spot one, tweet it, #objecthunt it... and you might even win an iPad!
Pairing of the night - A billboard in Noho ~ "Material possessions won't make you happy, or maybe they will." In elevator "home" to my room at the Gramercy Park Hotel ~ "Help Is On The Way" ~ begs to be pressed...
Award winning Polish architects Ola Wasilkowska and Michał Piasecki take over Chelsea College of Art courtyard, next to Tate Britain, for a participatory art event. "Parade: The Market of Ideas" by Critical Practice. Sunday 23nd May, 2pm-6pm.
A peek at the Mr Brainwash Icons Remix show in NYC ~ a look at the actual street art as well as the gallery space... from graphics to creatures molded from tires to designer chairs to matchbox packaged life size taxi...
Iranian environmental fiber art to be featured in the upcoming exhibit, (Re)Fashioning Fiber, at Green Spaces NY. An art/fashion showcase of eco crafting and sustainable style (photo by Sharnaz Zarkesh).
Erich Ginder’s new "Materialized" vase is the first in a series of products created by scanning heavily adorned forms with laser scanners, resulting in jewel like abstractions free of the designers hand.