Don Kenn is a Danish writer and director of television shows for kids. On top of that, he has his own set of kids, so he doesn’t have much free time. But when he does, he draws monsters on Post-Its with a ball-point pen. And he’s pretty damn good at it. His bestiarium makes me [...]
We are immersed in a fast, accelerating environment with no time for contemplation. We devour things without retaining much. In my work, I like to slow down, recycling images and messages, playing with objects and brands, in an attempt to extract a sort of fine powder: the unconsumed beauty of things.
Chris O’Doherty (also known as Reg Mombassa) was born in Auckland, New Zealand, in 1951 and migrated to Australia in 1969. He has been collaborating with the Australian firm Mambo, giving life to the Australian Jesus, a three-eyed guru who speeds up on a golden motorcycle, and to skeleton cars and trucks resting on a poetic landscape.
One giant leap for mankind! This eco version of bullfighting is called bull-leaping, a sport where the man, and not the bull, risks their life. In this competition, the armless ‘recortador’ invites the bull to charge, only to avoid his fury at the last second. The athletic leaps and summersaults reminds me of a brave [...]
Stéphane Massa-Bidal is an artist and illustrator known as Retrofuturs. His works performs an engaging, ironic interaction between text and images, mixing past and future with a nostalgic look and a great sensitivity for type. The light fun is supported by a strong semiotic background.
An Ads Of The World gold award has been won by this funny ad for a body deodorant. The incredible power of this ‘fragrance for men’ attracts herds of beautiful women in an apocalyptic scenario. This is the last episode from a most popular and acclaimed series of advertising spots.
He received a PhD in Theoretical Physics from Yerevan State University in 2001 for research in the field of Quantum Chaos and investigations in the field of Quantum Technologies. Yet, Suren Manvelyan is probably best known for his stunning macro-photography. Especially popular is his series of close-ups of human eyes called Your Beautiful Eyes.
Boston Dynamics has developed a robotic dog that is considered the most advanced cybernetic machine in the world. Big Dog can walk, run and jump virtually on any surface — mud, ice, snow or rubble — carrying a load up to 340 lbs. It also set a world record for legged vehicles by traveling almost [...]