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Monthly Archives: September 2009

links for 2009-09-30

Denver News - 72-Hour Party People -
It comes wrapped in red foil and purple tissue, this intricate figurine molded in the form of a Japanese demon, with clawed feet, a mane of fire and a thick tongue jutting from a bloodthirsty smirk. Transparent, the size of a child's fist, it looks like a tiny ice [...]

links for 2009-09-29

The New (Media) Workout Plan - Patrick Moberg
I've recently found myself checking the following websites an unhealthy amount.
Every time you open a new tab to check out one of the following websites, stop. Get up from your computer and do the exercise associated with the site you were going to visit. After you [...]

links for 2009-09-28

‘camoflague’ by liu bolin
liu bolin is a young beijing based artist who has exhibited primarily in china until last year’s solo show at
paris’ galerie bertin toublanc and a group show with the gallery in miami. he recently finished up a show
at eli klein fine art in new york showcasing a variety of his pieces including [...]

links for 2009-09-26

MYKITA just launch their blog
(tags: business blog products glasses)

The Get Up Kids apologise for inventing emo | Music | guardian.co.uk
And This is THE GUARDIAN, NOT The Onion…
Finally, someone has apologised for helping invent emo. The Get Up Kids, the recently re-formed Missouri band that launched the soundtrack to 10 million eyeliner-wearing adolescences, have said [...]

links for 2009-09-24

shawn barber ©2009
saw this expo at galerie yves laroche, it's great works
(tags: art illustration portfolio inspiration gallery painting)

Red Dust - une expo sur Flickr
As I write this, there's an insane dust storm that's sweeping over Sydney. I found out about it by seeing a Twitter post from Dan Hill. I'm based in San Francisco but [...]

links for 2009-09-23

The Cat Piano on Vimeo
Latest short film by The People's Republic of Animation. Narrated by Nick Cave. Directed by Eddie White & Ari Gibson. Produced by Jessica Brentnall
(tags: animation video inspiration music shortfilm)

Obscura CueLight on Vimeo
This Obscura CueLight pool table is found at Esquire's ultimate bachelor pad in NYC. It features sensors and a projector [...]

links for 2009-09-21

Artist creates sculptures with party balloons - Telegraph
Artist Jason Hackenwerth has turned a children's party trick of twisting balloons together to form animal shapes into an art form by creating highly complex sculptures.
(tags: art installation design)

10 Revealing Infographics about the Web
(tags: infographics visualization web internet data graphics socialnetworking)

links for 2009-09-20

Brazilian Court Bans P2P Software | TorrentFreak
After an earlier decision failed to reach its objective, this week a Brazilian court made an unprecedented ruling against file-sharing clients. Following legal action by anti-piracy groups against a website offering a file-sharing client for download, the court decided that software which allows users to share music via P2P [...]

links for 2009-09-19

House of cards? Too easy! Here's a hotel made from key cards (200,000 in fact) | Mail Online
Holiday Inn’s Key Card Hotel, which opened yesterday in New York, includes a guest bedroom, bathroom and lobby, all fully equipped with life-sized furniture all made out of, yes, well, you get the point.
The 400 sq ft, two-ton [...]

links for 2009-09-18

Dazed Digital | Roktic At Brick Lane
From September 14th to the 20th, cult online store Roktic.com will be launching their A/W 09 collections within a custom designed Roktic pop up shop at the East Gallery at 214 Bricklane, London E1. Roktic.com was founded only this year, with the idea of challenging high street men’s clothing [...]