Jacopo Benedetti

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Will True Detective end with meaning or sorrow?

A big ending and a big start this weekend. Two top shows. Prepare the PVR.<p>Meanwhile, the Canadian TV industry celebrates its best and loveliest on Sunday (Canadian Screen Awards, CBC, 8 p.m.). And since they're in celebration mode, I won't call it a "racket," this once. Kate Taylor writes about the …

Jeff Goldblum Says Justin Bieber Should Play Him in ‘Jurassic Park’ Reboot

Who would play Jeff Goldblum’s character in a ‘Jurassic Park’ reboot? ‘The best version of the young me is Justin Bieber,’ he says.<p>Jeff Goldblum …

Literal Metaphor of the Week: An Artist & an Architect Inhabit a Human-Sized Hamster Wheel of Their Own Design

Ward Shelley and Alex Schweder are currently living and working 24 hours a day in their "architect performed building" shaped like a 25-foot hamster …

Long-lost fantasy film that accompanied 'Star Wars' will see wider release

A little-known part of <i>Star Wars</i> history is <i>Black Angel,</i> a 25-minute film that tells the story of a medieval knight returning home from the Crusades and discovering a strange land instead. It was the directorial debut of Roger Christian, who designed the sets on the first <i>Star Wars</i> film, and was given …

Viktor Yanukovych’s house: the taste of despots

Is modern architecture vandalism?

Mixing old and new buildings is a difficult art. Get it right and it is thrilling; get it wrong and history will condemn you. Jonathan Glancey explains.<p>On the evening of 17 January, vandals smashed their way through a beautiful, hand-painted window into the pilgrimage chapel of Notre-Dame du Haut …

Beautiful Mandalas Made from Nature by Kathy Klein

Arizona-based artist Kathy Klein uses a variety of organic materials to produce a series of eye-catching mandalas referred to as <i>Danmalas</i>–a portmanteau of the Vedic Sanskrit words “dan” and “mala” which respectively mean “the giver” and “garland of flowers.” Each piece in her ongoing collection …

Spectacular Photos of the Magical Ice Castles in Utah

Salt Lake City-based photographer Ben Kuhns, who also happens to be one half of creative network Lunar / Solar, captures some enchanting images of the spectacular towers of ice, aptly known as <i>Ice Castles</i>, in Midway, Utah. The massive, icy structures are given a mysterious appeal through Kuhns' …

Genius UI: A Prismatic Nightlight That Seesaws On And Off

Nightlights don’t have to be glowing clown faces sticking out of a wall socket. They, too, can be well designed. Such is the case of the Prism Nightlight, a gorgeous seesaw of wood and glass that uses as its affordance a simple tilting motion to turn the light on and off.<p>A student at the Savannah …

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Italian Futurism, 1909–1944: Reconstructing the Universe

Taking over nearly the entirety of NYC's Frank Lloyd Wright–designed Guggenheim Museum, the upcoming exhibition "Italian Futurism, 1909–1944: Reconstructing the Universe" will ambitiously showcase the lesser known, early 20th century art movement. Originating in Italy in 1909, Futurism's origins …

Logos by Miki Stefanoski

Logo Design Inspiration.<p>Hell yeah, more stunning logos for your daily design inspiration! Skopje, Macedonia based graphic designer Miki Stefanoski …