PROJECTING RECORD // 1st January 2014

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Channel 5, North One Television and Namco Bandai Games UK today announce The Gadget Show has won a Guinness World Record for the ‘largest architectural projection of a video game’ using its most iconic character, PAC-MAN, for the series’ 250th episode! To celebrate the anniversary show, Namco Bandai worked alongside The Gadget Show and supported … Continue reading

FAIRY LIGHTS // 24th December 2013

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Swimming in a sea of lighted squid, that is what artists Squidsoup will make you experiment through their project which has already traveled around the world. Encouraging first stage experiments in a new approach to creating digital volumetric material for use in the Ocean of Light hardware. They are running some 8,000 points of light, … Continue reading

MIRROR MIRROR // 16th December 2013

Lucid Stead

In October 2013, artist Phillip K Smith III revealed his light based project, “Lucid Stead”, an existing homesteader shack transformed into a light installation in the middle of the raw desert of Joshua Tree, California high Desert. The cabin reflects its desert surrounding, creating a mirage effect. Smith’s Lucid Stead was created using an aging … Continue reading

RAW DATA // 28th October 2013

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“Raw Data” is part of a series of hand-drawn animations with ink, gouache, white-out and coffee by Boston Artist Jake Fried who has been an Educator at The Museum of Fine Arts since 2007. Inkwood.net

REAL-LIFE PIXELS // 14th October 2013

Real-life Pixels

Aled Lewis, a London based designer and illustrator, takes his inspiration from comics, film and television. As a life-long gamer, he was always imagined what it would be to completely immersed in a pixel environment as if it was real. He thus created a photography series that integrates classic video game characters, from Mario Kart … Continue reading

REMAININGS // 23rd September 2013

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New-Jersey based artist Sue Beatrice started “All Natural Arts” as a celebration of nature in the form of jewelry and other whimsical items. The designs are created with the environment in mind. Recycled, upcycled and repurposed objects are combined with natural elements into unique, Earth-friendly items. Also a sculptor, she assembled mostly animals with elements … Continue reading

THE HIGH-LIFE // 9th September 2013

Clocktower

In the trendy Brooklyn ‘DUMBO’ neighborhood (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) in New York, an iconic clock tower was transformed into a stunning triplex penthouse. The apartment is part of an old industrial building that was originally built by cardboard manufacturers, and the tower transformation project was developed by David Walentas – the man … Continue reading

ON BOARD // 2nd September 2013

Hoverboard

Back to the future has never been so present. Since watching the sequel, moviegoers only dreamed about owning a real-life Hoverboard, the flying skateboard. After the Delorean car, the Hoverboard is the second cult gadget of the movies and some unconditional fans have tried for ever to create a real version of the famous board. … Continue reading

SHINNING SEA // 26th August 2013

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The movie by Japanese artist Niiyama, specialized in creating independent movies using computer graphics, depicts saltation and growth of life in the sea using jewelry as the motif for illustrating the theme “Jewels of Sea”. It creates mystifying and attractive scenery by the ores resembling creatures of sea and its transforming refraction and reflection of … Continue reading

CHIRPING // 12th August 2013

Twitter clock

London-based design studio BERG has been commissioned by social networking company Twitter to create a Twitter clock named #FLOCK. Shaped as birdhouses, this clockhouse stores birds inside which are programmed to poke their heads out to announce direct messages, retweets and new followers. Each bird activity is accompanied by a snippet of birdsong. Unfortunately #FLOCK … Continue reading

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