“IMO starts from a feeling of nostalgia for the old, the simple and the union between them.”
Jordi, Quinta for friends, is a wood craftsman who creates objects with soul. That part of things unseen, but feel. His method of production ensures that each of its creations have something unique that will never be replicated in other piece.
In 1986 a football team that lived on a little island in the south of Thailand called “Koh Panyee”. It’s a floating village in the middle of the sea that has not an inch of soil. The kids here loved to watch football but had nowhere to play or practice. But they didn’t let that stop them. They challenged the norm and have become a great inspiration for new generations on the island.
If for one day you had the power to make your world work better, what would you change?
A 1 min animation of the bicycle’s evolution, all the way from the wooden horse to the modern racer.
In a crowded Philadelphia garage, Adam Cramer revives vintage motorcycles and the American tradition of grease-stained self-reliance.
Takes you into a world of art very much unexplored and discovers a unique sketch adventure that has become a very special art form. A canvas, many of us have seen, but never used, Peter Han has transformed into chalk art
To introduce a new line of hair products Apotek Hjärtat decided to give the subway commuters in Stockholm a mind-blowing special effect. On the platform, digital screens were equipped with ultra sonic sensors monitoring the train’s arrival.
Kokeshi Dolls originated in North-East Japan as wooden toys for children. They began being produced towards the end of the Edo period (1603~1868) by woodwork artisans, called Kiji-shi, who normally made bowls, trays and other tableware by using a lathe
“Release 2014” completes a trifecta of creative, new-year inspired art projects at HUSH since 2012. This year, their primary inspiration was to maintain a correlation between human emotion, personal sentiment and how to translate that into sound and visual form.
Sound production has never been more accessible, it’s now possible to make music on everyday computers, smartphones and tablets. The processes that generate the sounds are invisible inside these black boxes, and the traditional link between the action and the result from acoustic instruments is lost to both the performer and audience.
In the watch industry, producers are designated as ‘manufactories’ if they design their own movements and produce a significant part of the caliber themselves. NOMOS reaches a percentage of 75-95, depending on the model
“In the design part of my life, I put a lot of effort into preserving the authenticity of the Eames Furniture. I wanted put some of those ideas and experiences into video form. Because in this day and age, authenticity is celebrated but not always valued. We try to do both at the Eames Office.” Eames Demetrios
In October 2013 David A. Smith was commisioned to make the cover artwork for Kings of Leon, Beautiful War. This artwork was designed and sketched over 5 days, a lot of fine detail was added to the drawings.
While on holiday in Nepal earlier this summer, Jigme T. Tenzing visited his friend’s tibetan carpet factory.