Sarah Metelerkamp

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Everyday Objects Hilariously Redesigned in Ridiculous Ways

At first glance, you might not think twice about a pot with two handles or a chair with a curved seat. But if you actually imagine using any of these products, you may find yourself laughing at the impracticality of it all. Created by Athens-based architect Katerina Kamprani, <i>The Uncomfortable</i> is an …

Design

Charmingly Detailed Illustrations That Are Smaller than a Penny

With incredible precision, California-based artist Sam Larson produces tiny illustrations that are no larger than a penny. To prove it, he places a penny right next to the drawings and documents them on Instagram.<p>In the images, Larson manages to include great details, color, and shading that …

Art

Wooden Skate Decks Beautifully Designed by Laser Engraving

Customized skate decks are nothing new, but you've probably never seen them look like this before. Brooklyn-based design studio Magnetic Kitchen used their talents and laser cutter to permanently transfer artwork onto premium maple wood boards. The process creates a unique embossed effect by …

Crowd Funding

Handcrafted Typography by Marion Luttenberger

Marion Luttenberger has put together a really cool collection of his handcrafted, conceptual and experimental typography combined with photography. …

15 Famous Landmarks Zoomed Out To Show Their Surroundings

This collection of photographs of majestic landmarks around the world do a great job of just how important framing, perspective and lighting are to a …

Taj Mahal

The world's first underwater museum – in pictures

From algae-encrusted VW Beetles to classical busts covered in psychedelic coral, dive into the magical world of Jason deCaires Taylor’s seabed sculptures. He covers his exhibits – which include a dream collector and a dozing dog – in a cement that attracts growth, then plunges them to the ocean …

Illuminated Cut Paper Light Boxes by Hari & Deepti | Colossal

<p>Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker (known collectively as Hari & Deepti) are an artist couple who create paper cut light boxes. Each diorama is …

LEBLOX Is Like 3D Printing and Minecraft In One - The Fox Is Black

The world of 3D printing is starting to become more commonplace, becoming more a part of our day-to-day lives. There’s still a strong learning curve …

Science Vs. Art, and Proof That Nature is a Better Geometric Designer Than You Will Ever Be

We saw some pretty crazy snowflake photos back in January, from physicist Kenneth Libbrecht. Libbrecht uses a scientist's tool, a digital microscope, …

A Wool Blanket Inspired by Origami

Brazilian born, Barcelona based designer and technologist, Bianca Cheng Costanzo, was inspired by the origami patterns she did as a child. That …

Pixelated: The LED Art of Jim Campbell

In a world of higher-definition and ever-flatter screens, artist Jim Campbell is using cutting-edge technology to do the reverse, producing blurry …

Crypsis Lighting Technology Gives You The Freedom to Move It Around

Designed and developed by Cohda, a UK design studio, <b>Crypsis Lighting technology</b> offers unique lighting system, it’s interactive, seamless, and …

Magnetism

Stunning Hyper-Realistic Eyes Created Using Colored Pencils

Are the eyes really the windows to the soul? Looking at Redosking's hyper-realistic work will make you believe that it's true. The Texas-based graffiti artist mesmerizes us with his colored pencil eye drawings that beautifully capture light. Their extreme detail is deceptive, and his work looks …

Drawing

Geometric Wooden Wall Tiles by Monoculo Design Studio

Spanish firm Monoculo Design Studio’s Bee Apis wood tiles allow you to create any kind of design you want on your wall. These modular tiles come in …

Beautiful Stippled Hand Lettering and Illustrations by Xavier Casalta | Colossal

<p>Using a black Isograph 0.10mm pen, French illustrator Xavier Casalta draws a cluster of dots the size of a speck of dust and follows with a few …