Pedestrian Project [via Design You Trust]Read more "Ambiguous Citizens: Pedestrian Project"
I spend a lot of time with ideas on the burner and things in the pipeline. This is one that I wish I could take credit for. This is Why You’re Fat is incredible — I’m so jealous. All in all, the site is pretty self explanatory, but in its simplicity it offers a disgusting […]Read more "Heaven and Heart Attacks: This Is Why You’re Fat"
What an awesome collective. I’m on the job hunt right now and Civil Twilight is exactly the kind of thing I would love to be involved with. This is an example of smart, conscious design at it’s best. [via Make]Read more "Lunar-Resonant Streetlights: Civil Twilight"
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by Marcus Coates [via Vvork]Read more "Orange Juice and Bird Feed: Dawn Chorus"
“Objectum sexuals” are people who find themselves in sexual and/or romantic relationships with inanimate objects — read: being in love with the Golden Gate Bridge, being in love with fences, etc. I find it an interesting development/divergence in light of the current fetishization of industrial design. While the items identified as “lovers” tend to lean […]Read more "I Want Your Fluids: Objectum Sexuals"
Projects like this are great examples of why art appeals so much to me. In basic terms this is a very simple idea, but the photo documentation of the whole thing yields such complex, intimate reactions. I think these photos are incredible. Richard Renaldi [via Cool Hunting]Read more "Touching Strangers: Richard Renaldi"