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The pop-up designs changing the city landscape

It is now part of the summer, as much as Glastonbury and Henley. Queues form outside rough-at-the-edges constructions, in (mostly) just-arriving areas of (mostly) London, in anticipation of some moment of delight, something that appeals to a love of play or fun or nature. We are invited to be kids …

New Voice-Activated Light Show in NYC’s Park Avenue Tunnel

Open to pedestrians for the first time in history, the Park Avenue Tunnel welcomes visitors to experience an interactive light and sound installation like no other. Mexican-Canadian artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer has transformed the 1,400 foot long tunnel with 300 theatrical spotlights that create …

Fantastic animated illustrations by Oamul Lu - The Fox Is Black

Recently I came across the work of Oamul Lu, a Chinese illustrator who’s doing some rather lovely work in the area of animated GIFs. He’s created a …

MATT Pen Holders

What a beautiful way to organize your desk with these playful pen and paper holders. Designed by <b>Sylvain Willenz</b> for <b>Objekten</b>, the <b>Matt collection</b> is …

Portraits Painted with Coffee on Century-Old Ledger Paper by Michael Aaron Williams | Colossal

<p>Artist Michael Aaron Williams has been working on a beautiful series of portraits painted with coffee on found sheets of used ledger paper that …

Colorfully Bold Graffiti Art Inspired By the World Around Us

There is so much life and energy in this exhibit by Chicago's Pose and LA's Revok. The two graffiti artists recently took six days to produce a giant, colorful mural at the corner of Bowery and Houston in New York, and also combined forces to develop their show, <i>Uphill Both Ways</i>, that was displayed …

Street Art

Carving and Chipping Away at Paint by Karin Waskiewicz

Artist Karin Waskiewicz has patience. First, she pours layers and layers and layers of paint on top of one another. Then, she lets them dry. After …

FAILE Are Far From Failing With New Piece For VNA - The Fox Is Black

Riding off the success of Les Ballets De Faile, Brooklyn-based duo FAILE are fast on track to world domination. Last week, Very Nearly Almost (VNA), …

The Rockaways Artistic Playground: Playland Motel

This month’s Destination Design stays within the states and lands in New York’s own Rockaway Beach at a recently opened, campy destination called …

Stadtgeflüster – Event Design by We & Me Design Studio

Stadtgeflüster – Event Identity.<p>We & Me Design Studio is a creative collective consisting of Jule Schubert, Franziska Strantz und Nils Krämer. The …

12 Kitchens & Dining Rooms Made Cozy With Kilims

As we head into fall, barefoot and sandy, putting a rug down in the kitchen or under the dining table, is always a good idea, both to catch spills, …

Gorgeous Animal Illustrations by Amy Hamilton

Animals are great subjects for art, and it's great to see an artist managing to do such great pieces like these, by Amy Hamilton. She's a very …

Cool Stuff

Creative Furniture Made of Yarn and Thread

Knitting and crochet, albeit making a comeback due to yarn bombers like Magda Sayeg, is still not a technique that’s often used in high-end design. …

Daily Inspiration #1519

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Articles about 6 inviting moden interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

Reflections have captivated us (literally!) for as long as we've had intellect enough for self-awareness.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed from the …

Lightbulbs Adorned with Sprouting Cityscapes by David Graas | Colossal

<p>Designer David Graas recently released this great lighting object, a 3D-printed hood depicting a sprouting city that fits on top of an LED bulb. …

Giant Pixel Office by Studio O+A

San Francisco-based gaming software developer Giant Pixel reached out to Studio O+A to design their first headquarters in a turn-of-the-century …

OYOY Danish Home Furnishings

Danish brand OYOY is new on the home furnishings scene but they’re definitely doing something right. Their functional products are made from high …