Courtney Amber

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The Explosion Cabinet Certainly Lives Up To Its Name

It looks like any other buffet you’d find on a modern furniture site. And then you push or pull one side, and the Explosion Cabinet, well, explodes to become a big, messy, pixelated behemoth. The piece can stretch from 5 feet to 12 feet across the room.<p>The secret is that the maple wood slats use a …

Apologies From The Creator Of The Pop-Up Ad

“I’m sorry. Our intentions were good.”<p>Ethan Zuckerman, the current director of the MIT Center for Civic Media, recently published a heck of an essay in the <i>Atlantic</i> called “The Internet’s Original Sin.” In it, he deconstructs the good (or at least neutral!) intentions, that turned the Internet from …

A Trio of Dreamy Treehouses Linked by Bridges | Colossal

<p>Architect and environmentalist Peter Bahouth designed and built this beautiful trio of treehouses linked by bridges in an Atlanta forest, which also …

Beautifully Crafted Paper City Highlights Intricate Patterns in Moroccan Culture

Inspired by the intricate patterns in Moroccan culture, New York-based paper artists The Makerie Studio created an alluringly beautiful place they call <i>Cloud City</i>. Julie Wilkinson and Joyanne Horscroft make up the creative practice, and they carved and sculpted the fantastical palaces. The …

The Arts

Sit On the Edge of Your Seat with the 60 Red Chair

The 60 Red Chair is giving the phrase “sitting on the edge of your seat” a whole new meaning. Designed by XYZ Integrated Architecture, the sleek red …

Artist Rides Handcrafted Three-Wheel Dinosaur Bicycle Across Norway

It's hard not to laugh when looking at photos of Markus Moestue riding along on his self-built dinosaur bike. However, the creative project is actually intended to be quite serious. The Norwegian artist developed the completely bizarre mode of transportation to travel across the bible belt of …

Knives

In the Greenhouse: A Towering Figure Enclosed Within a Glass Greenhouse by Susanne Ussing | Colossal

<p>Artist Susanne Ussing (1940–1998) was a Danish visual artist and architect who worked in a variety of different mediums from photography and …

Cloudea Futuristic Airship Floats In The Air Just Like a Cloud

We just spotted a cool airship that looks like a giant balloon, checkout what the designer says about this project:<p>Cloudea is a futuristic concept …

Experimental Photography by Lissy Laricchia

Experimental Photography and Photo Manipulations.<p>Lissy Laricchia’s discovered photography as an art-form to express herself when she was 13. Over the …

'Bottlass' Beverage Packaging Concept Looks Cool, Probably Wouldn't Work

Here's one of those design concepts sure to make the blog rounds, even though it's more neat-looking than practical. The "Bottlass"—meant to be a …