Jonathan Formanek

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Mind-Melting Animated Gifs by Nicolas Fong – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

I stared at this image above for waaay too long; it’s gotta be one of the best animated gifs I’ve ever seen. These incredible looping animations were …

Macro Photographs of Singapore’s Most Unusual Insects and Arachnids by Nicky Bay | Colossal

<p>One of my favorite Flickr accounts to follow is Singapore-based photographer Nicky Bay (previously) who ventures into some of the most ecologically …

Insects

National Geographic Picks the World's Most Unique Lodges

The National Geographic Society just announced a list of the world's most unique lodges. These 24 boutique hotels located on six continents were chosen for their design and character, service and experiences, and their commitment to conservation. National Geographic actually deployed experts to …

Travel Photography

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Articles about i-woke-lamp-syncs-patterns-sun on Dwell.com - Dwell

You don’t have to choose between sustainable energy and curb appeal.<p>There are all sorts of devices emerging these days that are meant to monitor and increase awareness of our energy consumption...<p>Architects are notorious for being sticklers for detail.<p>In Los Angeles, California, a family of four …

New York's Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum reopens

<b>News:</b> the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum in Manhattan reopens to the public today after a three-year renovation project including new …

Chameleon Jacket Changes Color Based On What You Touch

The Interacket, a concept by the Norwegian interactive and product design studio Drap og Design, is a light-up jacket lined with LEDs that change color according to the colors that the wearer touches. Touch a blue car, and blue light will slowly spread across the jacket’s sleeves. Touch a red stop …

Neat

What Would Self-Driving Cars Navigating No-Stoplight Traffic Look Like at Speed?

Last week Argentinian director Fernando Livschitz released this video titled "Rush Hour," shot using some clever film trickery:<p>What's interesting is …

Autonomous Cars

Ipnos Floor Lamp

<i>Ipnos</i> is a sculptural floor lamp with dimmable LEDs incorporated on the top edges. It’s made of anodized aluminum. Design by <b>Nicoletta Rossi and Guido</b> …

Umut Yamac’s Perch Light

Architect and designer Umut Yamac’s Perch Light is an intriguing, playful piece of design. The stylized bird-shaped light sits still on its perch until you pass it, or a draft sets it in motion: then the bird gracefully swings, dipping back and forth whilst staying illuminated. The interactive …

This Shelf Automatically Waters Your Plants

Far too many thirsty plants die from the neglect of their distracted owners. To spare both plant lives and human hassle, Amsterdam-based startup Pikaplant has designed a shelf that automatically waters flowers, perennials, and ferns, so you don’t have to.<p>The steel frame of this low-maintenance …

Plants

Artist

Mariele Neudecker<p>"In her work Neudecker is exploring the interphases and overlaps of the two and three-dimensional, as well as analogue and digital. …

Dynamic Sculptural Landscapes Constructed Within Glass Aquariums

UK-based German artist Mariele Neudecker fuses chemistry and sculpture in her ongoing series <i>Tank Works</i>, which consists of three-dimensional landscapes constructed within large aquariums.<p>Inspired by romantic and sublime works of art, Neudecker fills glass tanks with water and miniature sculptural …

A Creative Dad's Tale of Artistic and Mathematical Experimentation, Failure, Triumph and Pancakes

What's more fascinating than watching the progression of a talented artist or designer's work? Also, Creative Dads is becoming a thing. First we saw …

Pancakes

Magnificent Entries in the National Geographic Photo Contest 2014

A gorgeous long exposure trail of fireflies at night, a large, green sea turtle coming in for a close-up, and an overly friendly polar bear? (Oh hai!) This could all just mean one thing. The National Geographic Photo Contest is back and the entries are better than ever. Now accepting images in any …

Aerial Photography by Kacper Kowalski

Polish Autumn, a Series of Breathtaking Aerial Photography.<p>This is a series of breathtaking aerial photography by Kacper Kowalski from Poland.<p>After …

Photography

Sparkonto

Das Konto im Mittelpunkt der Sparanlagen <br>Es gibt im Internet einen sogenannten und oft genutzten Girokonto Vergleich, welcher die unterschiedlichen …

Meticulously Layered Installations Created Using Debris from Abandoned Buildings

Dutch artist Marjan Teeuwen creates incredible installations from the demolition found in abandoned houses. Using architectural debris from a building's rooms, she transforms the spaces into spectacular sculptural works by meticulously layering the collected fragments into aesthetically-pleasing …

design

design

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Esther Stocker<br>The paintings, murals and installations of Esther Stocker, based on grid structures and on the colors black, white and gray, …