Kara R Bieber

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Clemens Ascher’s ‘Of Rainbows and Other Monuments’

The Bertone Rainbow was an oddball design even 42 years ago when unveiled as a concept car at the 1976 Turin Motor Show. Designed by Marcello Gandini …

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Balloon Sculptures by Masayoshi Matsumoto Present Air-Filled Interpretations of the Animal Kingdom | Colossal

<p>Masayoshi Matsumoto (previously) continues to astound us with his balloon twisting skills. The Japanese artist uses a variety of opaque, metallic, …

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In Love with Céline‘s New Flagship Store in Miami

Written 4 hours ago <i>by</i> Trendland Team<p>Swiss Architecture studio <b>Valerio Oligiati</b> has been chosen to design the latest Céline‘s flagship store in Miami …

ReActor Rotating House by Alex Schweder & Ward Shelley

Photo by © Richard Barnes.<p>Photo by © Richard Barnes.<p>Photo © Dora Somosi.<p>And just as I thought I’ve seen it all before, along comes a rotating home …

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Alon Bonder's multi-artworks are inspired by shamanism and hallucinogens

Artist Alon Bonder found his way into graphic design and illustration via the same route as many ’90s teens: skateboarding. “The first time I became …

Shamanism

james turrell opens 'skyspace lech' in the austrian mountains

<b>james turrell has completed a lightroom within the arlberg mountains of western austria.</b> the installation is contained within an unassuming stone …

Trails

Le Corbusier's Chandigarh government buildings captured in new images by Benjamin Hosking

<b>World Heritage Corb:</b> for the next instalment in our series on the 17 Le Corbusier buildings added to UNESCO's World Heritage list, Australian …

Halpern's Technicolor Tetris Dream

Disco isn't dead after all. A day after Nicopanda mourned the genre with R.I.P. tees and the biggest disco ball ever, Michael Halpern moonwalked into London Fashion Week with a collection bathed in glitter and glamour. But, rather than sticking to the Studio 54 vibe he's become known for, Halpern's …

London Fashion Week

Pete Davidson Got the Cutest Tattoo of His and Ariana Grande's Pet Pig

The pig's name is genius.<p>Pete Davidson is a man of many hoodies, baseball hats, and tattoos—he basically gets a new tattoo every other week and there's a good chance they're related to Ariana Grande in some way. During New York Fashion Week, Davidson debuted a new "Grande" tattoo along his ribcage …

Ariana Grande

Designer invites people to nap during London fashion week show

People are hailing it as the biggest snooze of London fashion week.<p>Over the weekend, London-based accessories designer Anya Hindmarch skipped the …

London Fashion Week

Atlas of Emotion: Journeys in Art, Architecture and Film

Atlas of Emotion<i> is a highly original endeavor to map the cultural terrain of spatio-visual arts. In an evocative blend of words and pictures,</i> …

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4D-Printed Aquatic Plants Spring to Life in “Hydrophytes” by Nicole Hone | Colossal

<p>Using modeling software and multi-material 3D printing, industrial designer Nicole Hone created a series of 4D-printed futuristic aquatic plants, or</i> …

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Photographs of Yuogoslavia’s Unmissable Brutalist Architecture

Brutalist architecture – from Eastern Bloc communities to social housing in north London – flourished across Europe from the early 1950s to the …

Communist Party

Olympia Ceramica Introduces Vinyl Inspired Bathroom Sinks by Gianluca Paludi

If you have a love of vinyl and are feeling nostalgic for those record consoles of years gone by, Gianluca Paludi has designed something useful for …

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Izzy Wheels: Empowering Wheelchair Users Through Vibrant Color & Personality

When Ailbhe and Izzy Keane were kids, Ailbhe’s heart would break when she’d see her sister Izzy, who was born with spina bifida and paralyzed from …

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toshiya masuda's low pixel ceramics resemble the icons of 1980s computer games

<b>japanese artist toshiya masuda transforms everyday objects into low pixel ceramics that resemble the icons of 1980’s video games, or computer images</b> …

Ceramics

Lipstick Sculptures by Anna Pogossova

The post Lipstick Sculptures by Anna Pogossova appeared first on Trendland.

Sculpture

John Pawson Transforms a Historical French Hospital into the Jaffa Hotel in Tel Aviv.

In an unlikely pairing of the ornate nature of Middle Eastern heritage and hardcore minimalism, famed British architect John Pawson has given an old …

Tel Aviv

The creative methods and madness of everyone from Wes Anderson to Rei Kawakubo

One of my favourite ways to procrastinate is – somewhat ironically – to read about other people’s models for productivity and achievement; and It’s …

Rei Kawakubo

polaris RZR XP 4 turbo S: the gnarliest adventure vehicle ever made?

<b>polaris has unveiled a four-seat edition of its RZR XP turbo S — a significant upgrade to its nastiest and most aggressive model.</b> the machine is the …

Off-roading

Yayoi Kusama sells spotty skateboards at MoMA Design Store

Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama has added four designs to a collection of limited-edition skateboard decks, sold at the Museum of Modern Art Design …

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Manami Ito Performs a Violin Solo With a Customized Prosthetic Bow Arm | Colossal

<p>Manami Ito is not only a talented musician, but also a Paralympian swimmer and the first nurse in Japan to have a prosthetic arm. She represented …

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A Rare Look at the Radical Lesbian Movement of the 1970s

Donna Gottschalk doesn’t consider herself a photojournalist or a documentarian photographer, but the photos she’s taken since the age of 17 provide some of the most complete insight into a part of the 1970s and ‘80s that’s often overlooked: the birth and growth of the radical lesbian movement in …

San Francisco

The Artist Making Bizarre and Erotic Ceramic Bowls

From dressing up in ripe banana costumes and dancing to <i>Tease Me</i> by Chakademus & Pliers, to ceramic bowls depicting Shunga-esque genitalia – and …

Ceramics

Wikipedia Is Building a Digital Archive of Artifacts Lost in the Brazil Museum Fire

On September 2, 2018, a devastating fire destroyed Brazil’s Museu Nacional (National Museum) in Rio de Janeiro<i>.</i> Tragically, an estimated 20 million irreplaceable artifacts went up in smoke, with very few—if any at all—backed up by digital copies. In an attempt to preserve this priceless permanent …

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The Recent Underwater Sculptures of Jason deCaires Taylor

Jason deCaires Taylor has spent more than a decade crafting underwater sculptures that create living reefs, improving the surrounding ecosystem at a …

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Claustrophobic Balloons and a Multilingual Parrot: A Summer of Interactive Art

This summer, two group exhibitions in New York hide some serious surprises. The first, titled “The Party” on the 3rd floor of Anton Kern Gallery in …

Avant-garde

This Giles Deacon Collaboration With Aspinal Is Quirky, Charming, and a Whole Lot of Fun

A very dapper Giles Deacon is standing in the middle of the Aspinal of London store on the city’s Regent Street, holding a very precious (and very tiny) trunk, not much bigger than his hand. It’s made of green satin, embellished with his sketch of a rather Surrealist-looking key and two …

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Artist Transforms VHS Tapes and Obsolete Technology Into Striking Portraits

Cloud computing is changing the way we think about technology. Thanks to rapid advances in memory storage, the days of bulky discs and hard drives are over. But what happens to all of the now-obsolete tech items accumulating dust in our homes? This e-waste is at the heart of British artist Nick …

E-waste

Retro-inspired beach hut rotates to catch the sun's rays all day long

London-based JaK Studio has just unveiled a retro beach hut that rotates to follow the position of the sun. Located on the popular Eastbourne Beach, …

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