Friday, 30 November 2012
Thursday, 29 November 2012
Wednesday, 28 November 2012
shifts in percepetion that were, quite frankly, mind-bending but in a good way. We audibly gasped when we saw the latest from The Analogia Project, recently shown in this years Milan Start Art Fair. Who'd ever have thought merino wool could be used to such startling effect? Genius.
Tuesday, 27 November 2012
Nikon's International Small World Competition has been celebrating the microscopic since 1975. Co.Design have published their 20 best, with this one by José Almodovar among our favorites.
Going under the microscope has made us think of Maria Fernanda Cardoso's MoCo_Museum of Copulatory Organs. This undercover work was a highlight of this year's Biennale of Sydney. We never thought insect genitalia could be so intriguing, and well, odd.
Friday, 23 November 2012
Keyframes by Groupe Laps had us enthralled on a cold night in Eindhoven to witness Glow, an annual festival celebrating the phenomena of artifical light. This bold light and sound installation brought the city's Police Station to wondrous life with charming stick figures made from LED tubes engaged in a nocturnal dance.
Thursday, 22 November 2012
Marimekko Down Under. These vibrant Finnair planes with Marimekko livery could be making the long haul journey to Australia next year. They'll certainly brighten grey European skies. But for now, King Street in Sydney and Chapel Street in Melbourne are blazing with Marimekko setting up news stores on our shores. We're predicting this Finnish giant's trademark bright colours and bold patterns will be all the rage this summer.
Monday, 19 November 2012
Wednesday, 14 November 2012
Natural Characters, a series of prints inspired by their surrounds in southern Finland. You can see the full set on their blog Four Feet, another project from their stay.
Monday, 12 November 2012
Thursday, 8 November 2012
Art Gallery of New South Wales are sure to impress showing the city at a time of rapid change. Image: Boulevard de Strasbourg 1912, albumen photograph, George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester.