Wednesday, 31 July 2013
Friday, 19 July 2013
A big thank you to engineer John Piper for coming to talk to us about his career, which spans through motor sport into land speed record holders like the fastest diesel powered car for JCB. Part of our ongoing series of presentations from makers designers, thinkers and do'ers.
Thursday, 18 July 2013
Monday, 15 July 2013
The alway amazing UVA have created a light installation at this year's serpentine pavilion in conjunction with the pavilion's architect Sou Fujimoto's. The installation translat'e Fujimoto's cloud architecture into a thunderstorm with some mesmerising affects. Super nice.
Thursday, 11 July 2013
With so much recent news about domestic surveillance programs is good to see that designer's are taking the initiative to develop new ways of 'hard wiring' in privacy. This typeface, called ZXX, has been circulating on the internet over the last week confuses search systems to render content undiscoverable by unscrupulous governments looking for key phrases. All a bit conspiracy theory but the end result is also very beautiful.
read more: here.
Wednesday, 10 July 2013
Playboy is working to re-assert itself into American youth culture through a series of creative initiatives, the first of which being Playboy Marfa, a roadside attraction by Richard Phillips in Texas. The brand will commission a series of art projects to reintroduce the company to a younger audience.
Interesting to see how the right choice of location gives a sense of authenticity to the installation.
Thursday, 4 July 2013
Wednesday, 3 July 2013
Monday, 1 July 2013
Protesters in Cairo point handheld laser pens in an act of defiance at a military helicopter overhead disrupting its surveillance equipment.