Robin Williams

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How to Keep a Sketchbook

Ideas for Getting Your Sketchbook Started<p>Keeping a sketchbook is a great way of keeping track of creative ideas and getting in the habit of regular …

Luscious Green Grass Fills Gallery with Gentle Rolling Hills

With grass so lusciously green, it's almost hard to believe that this artwork existed indoors! Earlier this year, Norway-based creative Per Kristian Nygrd filled the space of the Noplace gallery in Oslo with a rolling lawn that cascaded from nearly a ceiling-height and ended at the edge of a …

Iglu-Dorf Igloo Village Openings

Live like an Eskimo would for a day, but with a luxurious twist. The German company Iglu-Dorf is in the midst of opening their annual igloo villages …

Exploring Iceland: TUDOR Heritage Ranger

For years now, Iceland has billed itself as the perfect stopover location for travelers roaming between North America and Europe—and, in fact, that's true. Whether it's the charm of the capital city Reykjavik or the many wonders lying beyond, travelers can spend days or even weeks exploring …

Watches

Boeing Offers Used Parts

Boeing’s latest program is hoping to find new homes for decommissioned airplane parts. In a move to encourage reuse and recycling, the aerospace corporation is currently offering used airplane windows, cockpit panels and even jet-fighter gun sights in its “Custom Hangar” web shop. So far the …

Smartphone-Powered Portable Mood Lighting with Lampp

If you could somehow physically inflate the flat, glass screen of your smartphone into a glowing silicon bubble, it would resemble what Barcelona-based RCA alum and product designer Jordi Canudas has created with his new Lampp. By placing the organically shaped balloon over your smartphone (and …

Portable

Word of Mouth: Edinburgh

A mythical city tucked beneath the gaze of a magnificent castle, Edinburgh draws hordes of annual visitors—be that for its position beside the whisky world, proximity to historic golf courses, or the acclaimed annual Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Tucked among seven hills, this capital city binds deep …

Tweed

Interview: Wilbert Das on the UXUA Hotel

by Abby Morgan and Blake Whitman<p>As far as designers go, Wilbert Das is something of a legend, creating some of the most provocative advertising in the '90s that turned Italian fashion label Diesel into a household name. In order to fully grasp how a renowned creative director could make a …

Women's News (India)

In a true SF-based collab, our friends @nicecollective teamed up with @minus8watch to make a very special edition analog timepiece with NFC chip.

Kiriko

Since its inception in December 2012, Kiriko—a joint project between graphic designer Dawn Yanagihara and Compound Gallery owner Katsu Tanaka—has taken off. A mere four months after Yanagihara and Tanaka decided to start producing handmade scarves, pocket squares, ties and bags out of ancient …

Out of production since 1989, Herman Miller welcomes back fiberglass to the Eames Molded Chair line.

Greek youth unemployment close to 75pc in some areas

Greek youth unemployment is close to hitting 75pc in some parts of the country, official data showed on Wednesday, highlighting a huge disparity between Europe’s northern and southern states.<p>Western Macedonia in Greece had the highest level of youth unemployment in the European Union, with the …

New Hyperrealistic Sculptures by Ron Mueck | Colossal

<p>Hyperrealist sculptor Ron Mueck works in the realm of the ultra-real where he spends hundreds of hours perfecting the shape of the human form, the …

"I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them." -Pablo Picasso

Laser cut record made of Wood!!! – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Nothing like listening to Radiohead on a piece of wood! Amanda Ghassaei is making her own records! Watch the video below!<p>More info and videos on</i> …

Kon Tiki - picture of the day

Cornelia Parker: master of suspense - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/may/18/cornelia-parker-pictures-art<p>720<p>A selection of the Turner prize nominee's works, from …

Cornelia Parker: 'I've always been happy to sleep with the enemy'

In the quarter of a century since the artist Cornelia Parker came to public prominence she has been associated with an exceptionally wide variety of …

102-Year-Old Abandoned Ship is a Floating Forest

The SS Ayrfield is one of many decommissioned ships in the Homebush Bay, just west of Sydney, but what separates it from the other stranded vessels is the incredible foliage that adorns the rusted hull. The beautiful spectacle, also referred to as <i>The Floating Forest</i>, adds a bit of life to the area, …

World War II

Auguste Rodin by Gertrude Käsebier - picture of the day

Fast Sketch One-point perspective

Gary Hume: 'I couldn't hold down a job. That's why I became an artist'

The basement floor of Gary Hume's expansive east London studio is a large, bright square room full of creative mess and clutter. There are shelves …

Gram Cracker

The Trail Designs Gram Cracker is a Solid Fuel Kit for use with the awesome Caldera Cone systems. This kit provides a controllable solid fuel …

Tablets

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Nomadic Furniture: All-in-One Trunk for Guest Habitation

Picture yourself on the road – traveling between cities to visit friends, or staying with a colleague to attend a conference. They have an inflatable …

Furniture

Skinny RFID tags could soon show up embedded in paper

Two new developments in RFID research could pave the way for tags that are thinner, cheaper, and more versatile. Using new materials and cutting-edge …

The Anywhere Worker: How to keep your team connected

<i>This article is sponsored by Citrix GoToMeeting.</i><p>With the rise of remote workers, you may be wondering what’s inside the toolkit of a mobile, …

Remote Working