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Outdoor Rocking Chair Lets Multiple People Gently Sway Together in Nature

Brothers Jules and Jason Henry are the creative minds behind Sveglio, an outdoor furniture design company that produces beautiful pieces meant to “awaken higher consciousness.” One of their enlightening creations, called Volo (Italian for “I fly”), is a rocking chair with a hammock-like basket …

Classic Movie Posters Starring Pixar’s Toy Story Characters

Graham Roberts, the talented designer who created our very own My Modern Met logo, tipped us off to a great movie poster series that features Pixar's Toy Story characters we all know and love. Simply called “Toy Stories,” they're three posters graphic designer Jim Tuckwell has created in …

A Revealing Look at Bullets Precisely Split in Half

<i>Ammo</i> is a series of portraits featuring bullets cut in half, revealing what this powerful object looks like on the inside. With over 900 specimen in her collection, Pearlman displays the projectiles in a simple format, against a blank background, to draw the focus on the objects themselves. Each …

More Gorgeous Portraits of Women with Wild Animals by Katerina Plotnikova

Moscow-based photographer Katerina Plotnikova consistently produces gorgeous portraits of young women cradling exotic animals as if they're pets. Since we last shared her images that featured the likes of giraffes, elephants, and elk, she's created more stunning photos. Beautiful figures donning …

Photography

Total Lockdown

What’s worse than a stolen bike? Finding out that you don’t have enough fare to get home! The Transit Bicycle Lock and Carrier system will ensure …

The Bulky Colander Gets a Foldable Space-Saving Redesign

Finally, a colander that takes up no more space than a ladle (and can be worn as a helmet).<p>Urban kitchens are notoriously cramped. And when it comes to space-hogging kitchenware, colanders are among the worst offenders.<p>Enter the RMDLO Colander, an elegant redesign of the bulky utensil. It takes up …

New Ways to Have a Picnic

<i>Above:</i> New York and Amsterdam-based architect Haiko Cornelissen’s picNYC TABLE brings the rural picnic into the urban residence with a grass table …

Artist Henrique Oliveira Constructs a Cavernous Network of Repurposed Wood Tunnels at MAC USP | Colossal

<p>Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira (previously) recently completed work on his largest installation to date titled Transarquitetônica at Museu de …

Interactive Education with 1000 Days of Syria

When journalist Mitch Swenson ventured into the north of Syria in September 2013, he witnessed the tragic depths of the war first-hand. Most of the conflict coverage centered around the cities, but Swenson soon found that no person was left untouched by violence, regardless of where they existed …

Journalism

Brazilian Teens Improve Their English By Chatting With Elderly Americans

Students record their conversations with the old timers, so that teachers can evaluate their progress. But for the Brazilian teens, learning to speak …

Old Age

Porcelain Bank

Japanese designer <b>Oji Masanori</b> has created this piggy bank in a shape of a hemisphere that wobbles and tilts in different angles depending on the …

Articles about desert blooms middle eastern park plan breaks mold on Dwell.com - Dwell

How do you design green space that can withstand Abu Dhabi’s heat? Thomas Heatherwick listened to the desert.<p>In her Portland studio, designer Andi Kovel of Esque Studios transforms molten glass into colorful creations—including a new...<p>As Los Angeles MOCA explores the work of Gaetano Pesce, Dwell …

Architecture

Turning Stove To Dinner Table And Around

ENYO is an innovative appliance that brings cooking back to the table. Designed aesthetically with furniture cues, the cook-top fits into a living or …

A Robot that Can Elegantly Run on Legs, Created by Changing the Form Factor

When forging into new design territory, one of the biggest challenges a designer or engineer can face is ridding their mind of the incumbent form …

Architizer

Alternative Godzilla Movie Posters

A selection of unofficial, alternative Godzilla movie posters by different creative folks.<p>It’s always a pleasure to see how great blockbusters of the …

Film Posters

The Answer to Pop's Prim-Princess Problem? Lykke Li

Searching for a little more soul and a little less predictability in a world of hypermanaged pop stars? Swedish indie-soul singer Lykke Li is here to answer your prayers.<p>In September 1981, Stevie Nicks appeared on the cover of <i>Rolling Stone</i>. She'd just released her legendary first solo album, <i>Bella</i> …

The Lost Creators Come Clean

Ten years later, they talk about their mistakes, their successes, the worst episode, and why we're all still talking about this damn show<p><b>Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse</b> are seated around the infamous hatch from <i>Lost</i>. The duo, who became the voice of the ABC series during its six-season run, have met …

Injecting Paint in Bubble Wrap to Recreate Iconic Paintings

Who says bubble wrap is just for packaging or stress relief? New York-based artist Bradley Hart, known for creating amazingly realistic pixelated portraits, has expanded his bubble wrap painting series <i>Impressions</i> to include recreations of iconic masterpieces such as Leonardo da Vinci's <i>Mona Lisa</i>, …

Digital Art

Fantastical Clouds Magically Suspended in Empty Rooms

Amsterdam-based artist Berndnaut Smilde is best known for his fantastical <i>Nimbus</i> series, in which individual clouds appear to magically float in empty rooms. The haunting images portray the airy nimbuses drifting through gorgeous Rococo rooms, Gothic cathedrals, and abandoned factories, evoking a …

Art

Daily Inspiration #1757

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 …

Quilted Wood Sleeves for Apple Stuff

Grovemade’s premium sleeves for MacBook and iPad keep your devices safe-n-sound in stylish contrast of Eastern Hardrock Maple or Oregon Black Walnut …

More Enormous Sand Paintings Created with a Rake by Andres Amador

Since we last checked in with artist Andres Amador, he's been busy creating more beautiful sand paintings all over the world including San Francisco, Bermuda and Mexico. He continues to make blank areas of the beach his canvas, as he uses only a rake to create each mesmerizing work.<p>Recently James …

Painting

DJ Avicii’s Astounding $15.5 Million Property in Hollywood Hills

When you’re a celebrity, the world stands at your feet. And if you work hard and fight for your dreams, you will eventually succeed in getting what …