Talk about patience and dedication! Imagine drawing a portrait but instead of using ink, you’d have to direct actual people to stand in place! Thats exactly what American artist Alan Craig did. He actually used the crowd to compose giant portraits of famous people. In his work, he revisits the idea of traditional photography and lets the viewer discover these pictures from another angle, requiring significant organizational work. all I can think about is the amount ...

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Game On! I just adore this new ad by Nike. Its called ‘Game On, World‘, and its basically transforming a runner’s route into a real life video game. Being a lifetime gaming geek, this ad is just pure nostalgia to me. With references to classics like Super Mario and Donkey Kong, this video really brings out the best of gaming and how that can be utilized even in sports. Here’s the official description: “Sport is the ultimate ...

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Beautiful. Just beautiful. The simplicity of this house is what makes it so appealing. I could imagine tanning by that amazing pool which is the focal point for this design. The sleek design and strange angles makes it look like its floating. The house is called La Casa Vale Do Lobo and its located in southern Portugal in Algarve region with a stunning view. Designed by architect Vasco Vieira from Arqui+ Arquitectura, Casa Vale do Lobo ...

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I love all forms of art but my heart has a softer spot for 2D artworks as opposed to 3D and I do not know why but they are for sure both brilliant. Portuguese artist Jose Alves da Silva is a 3D artist who in my opinion blurs the lines between the 3D and 2D works in his brilliant work. His characters look almost like they were painted and of course that goes to the clever ...

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I’ve always wanted to visit Greece. It has so much to offer in terms of locations, views, and as I recently discovered, restaurants. The following images are from Restaurant Farma Kreaton (Meat Farm in Greek) and its a new restaurant located in the center of the city of Komotini, in northeastern Greece. The architecture and interior design of both spaces are by Minas Kosmidis with offices in Thessaloniki and Komotini. But they had some help ...

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This is more than brilliant, a wonderful stop-motion video centered around a bowl of noodles where it is inhabited by many surprises. Created by talented animator Tyler Nicolson, this video explores a fantasy all evolving around a single bowl of noodles where things from within are living such as fish, dinosaurs, etc. There isn’t a quiet clear message when watching this but to say the least, the stop-motion aspect and visuals are stunning. Almost everything is ...

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You should know by now that Im obsessed with modern architecture. So to find a home that blows me away is no easy task. But this house definitely made my day. Its called the Shrouded House and its the perfect residence for a young, design-savvy family. Its located in Toorak, which is considered the most prestigious neighborhood in Melbourne, Australia. It was designed by Inarc Architects and they were in charge of both the exterior and ...

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When we think of school we usually get the image of boring brick buildings with white halls but this school is something entirely different. The vibrant French school was designed by Palatre and Leclere Architects and is located in Paris in street Pajol with a fresh look bursting with color. This project is joyful and beautiful, visually successful and also was specifically designed with the school kids in mind. I just love the bold colors and ...

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Perhaps a very common topic in the advertising world is how the product advertised is never what you get, in this case burgers of all kinds look a lot better in ads. Surprisingly, McDonald’s Canada has done such a brave and unexpected move by taking us behind the scenes and giving us a closer look at their photo shoots. Turns out, it is the same burger but since it is “fast food” you get quickly as ...

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If I was an artist, I really hope I can do what Russ Mills does, in simple words, stunning art. His work is so great on many levels as his art style is very distinctive and very catchy involving unique color pallets and creative brush strokes. This form is art is definitely not new but for sure showcased differently by Mills. His artworks are both traditional and digital as he mixes both mediums in order to ...

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I am very certain that you have come across hundreds if not thousands of such jokes sugar coated iPhone’s Autocorrect. It all started with how awkward autocorrect is sometimes on the iPhone and it turned into a “thing” of the internet. Here’s a new addition to ever-growing autocorrect phenomena where game companies send people text messages and what I love about these is that they are very true. Of course you will not get anything about ...

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If you ever wondered how those dynamic high speed commercials were shot or have an interest in film-making then you should definitely check this out! The videos are the behind the scenes and showreel of a German company called The Marmalade. The company specializes in special effects and has created an incredible high speed robot used to film precise moments during ultra high frame rate takes called “spike“. The results look so perfect it looks ...

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If you ever doubted how successful coffee sells then take a look at the new headquarters for Germany’s coffee house, Kaffee. At first glance, the building looks like a super yacht, even their interior blends with the design seamlessly. The curvy new 106,000 square foot headquarters looks more like a crazy rendering than an actual building. 3Deluxe, the visionaries behind the architecture and design of the project, wanted to combine the effect of a striking ...

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Banks usually have a much larger budget when it comes to design and appearance due to the fact that their corporate image is a big part of their success. So its to be expected that their headquarters would sometimes look like something out of a fiction novel. The PKO Bank Polski, by Robert Majkut Design, is one such an example. The design makes going to the bank feel glamorous and that is exactly the environment that ...

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Looking at this place feels like stepping into the future. Everything from the jagged flooring to the angled walls was inspired by the surrounding mountain range in Nanshan, China. The design is for the newly renovated Chongqing Mountain & City Sales Office which has come to life. The interior architecture of the office, was designed by One Plus Partnership. Heres how they described the design: “The space is fitted with an abstract version of a mountain, by ...

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Yes this is very real, to the point where you can have the complexity and fun of building blocks of LEGO combined with the ever growing building video game, Minecraft. That game has always been considered to be a sort of the LEGO of gaming world, giving you complete freedom on what you can create and of course the pixelated style is one that not to be missed. LEGO has this cool Minecraft set with different ...

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