The Institute for Functional Escapists has a vital mission: to cultivate tactile values of intimacy, interaction and integration - promoting engagement with our physical and social worlds to more effectively sustain our cities and selves.
Craig Mod, the designer and publisher of the cult art guide "Art Space Tokyo," posts an in-depth essay on how he made the most of crowd-sourced funding on Kickstarter.com to finance the reprinting of the book.
Sleek Magazine created a nice IPhone App with an art guide through Berlin. The App features a highly subjective but carefully curated selection of the city’s most interesting art spots and is now available for free.
Some Epson employees got together and used their papercraft skills and access to humongous printers to build a highly detailed life-size cardboard replica of the company's Acura/Honda NSX Super GT race car.
The Stallion Wine of Angelus Estate's label depicts a running horse with gloss puff-up varnish contrasting with a black matte finish. The logo of Angelus Estate is printed with matte copper hotfoil symbolizing the mountains, sky and soil.