Archive for: "Design"

This Land Is Mine – An Animated Musical Short by Nina Paley

This Land Is Mine – An Animated Musical Short by Nina Paley

This Land Is Mine is an animated musical short by Nina Paley. Described as “a brief history of the land called Israel/Palestine/Canaan/the Levant,” the video is a provocative meditation on the endless cycle of bloodshed in that disputed region.

Mixtape Coffee Table by Jeff Skierka

Mixtape Coffee Table by Jeff Skierka

This prototype coffee table by Jeff Skierka Designs is a 12:1 scaled replica of a cassette tape, complete with reversible “A” and “B” sides.

“No Place Like Home” – GPS Shoes by Dominic Wilcox

“No Place Like Home” – GPS Shoes by Dominic Wilcox

Dominic Wilcox is a British designer who creates unique and innovative objects, drawings and installations. One of his latest creations is a pair of bespoke leather shoes with an embedded GPS that guides the wearer home.

Daniel Power: CEO powerHouse Books, Co-Founder, The NY Photo Festival (Pt. 1)

Daniel Power: CEO powerHouse Books, Co-Founder, The NY Photo Festival  (Pt. 1)

Daniel Power is the Founder/CEO of powerHouse Books, a world-renowned publisher acclaimed for its diverse publishing program. He is also the Director and Co-Founder of the New York Photo Festival, an annual event dedicated to the “Future of Contemporary Photography.”

“Is My Food Really Organic?” iPhone Sensors by Lapka

“Is My Food Really Organic?” iPhone Sensors by Lapka

Lapka is a set of four sensors that connect to one’s iPhone to measure environmental radiation, EMF (electromagnetic field) levels, humidity levels and whether or not one’s food is organic.

Vans Era (DiverCity Japan Exclusive)

Vans Era (DiverCity Japan Exclusive)

These exclusive Vans Eras are a collab with Japan’s DiverCity Tokyo Plaza.

Fake Magazine Covers from Bladerunner

Fake Magazine Covers from Bladerunner

Fake magazine covers from Ridley Scott’s 1982 science-fiction masterpiece Bladerunner, designed by Tom Southwell.

Type Face: Visual Identity by Ken-Tsai Lee

Type Face: Visual Identity by Ken-Tsai Lee

A look at designer Ken-Tsai Lee’s approach to creating the visual identity of the 2011 Chinese Character Arts Festival.

Moon Glass by Tale

Moon Glass by Tale

Seoul-based agency Tale has created a ceramic glass for rice wine that emulates the different phases of the moon. The shape of the glass is such that as one pours the “moon” that appears in the glass evolves from crescent, to half, to full.

The Art of Robert Tirado

The Art of Robert Tirado

Robert Tirado is an illustrator and graphic artist based in Madrid. His style is characterized by blending a variety of digital and manual techniques, mainly inspired by “female beauty, fashion and photography, supported by the geometry, art and music.”

Pawel Nolbert: Sneakercube

Pawel Nolbert: Sneakercube

Sneakercube is an ongoing project by designer and self-proclaimed “hoarder of sneakers” Pawel Nolbert.

Rope Sculptures by Mozart Guerra

Rope Sculptures by Mozart Guerra

Mozart Guerra is a Brazilian-born artist who crafts lifelike sculptures using styrofoam and nylon rope.