2 Painfully Dangerous Sacrifices Women Used to Do for Beauty

People are strange indeed. They are seldom satisfied with what they are, how they look and with what they’ve got. They have this urge of having more, becoming someone else, dressing in particular ways in order to get acceptance. This…

mickalene thomas

Oh my word… all hail New York based artist Mickalene Thomas. Patterns, women, jewels, glitter, more patterns! All of her work is so rich, not only with visual treats, but also with power and meaning. Here is a perfect description found…

This Raccoon Scaled a Building and … JUMPED from the Ninth Story!

DAREDEVIL RACCOON: Incredible video shows a raccoon climbing roughly nine stories up a building off the Ocean City Boardwalk. It then appears to turn around and jump from the building, spiraling toward the ground. Then it gets up and walks…

Montana, éditeur danois de mobilier modulaire, élégant et contemporain

Découverte il y a un an environ grâce à nos amis de chez For Interior Living, la marque Montana est LA référence en terme de système de rangement modulable. Fondée en 1982 par Peter J. Lassen, Montana est une entreprise familiale…

Sculptures en marbre d’Alex Seton pour l’exposition « Cargo »

La nouvelle exposition de l’artiste australien Alex Seton «Cargo», se compose de sculptures en marbre représentant des vêtements compressés dans des formes géométriques en acier inoxydable. L’installation parle de notre propre complicité dans l’industrie du vêtement et de sa représentation…

Yushuanshuo, aménagement d’un restaurant par le designer et architecte d’intérieur Chen Wei

Déjà présenté pour la conception d’un autre restaurant (Between) dans la même ville chinoise de Xi’An, Chen Wei nous livre une nouvelle réalisation. Le restaurant se situe proche du quartier d’affaires JM à Xi’An. La réflexion centrale autour de ce projet…

Arrosia, une rencontre entre la designer Camille Suarez et la résine de pin

Jeune designer avec un diplôme supérieur des Arts Appliqués au Laab de Rennes depuis juin 2018, Camille Suarez a souhaité nous présenter son projet de fin d’étude intitulé « Arrosia ».  Suite à son envie de travailler avec la sève des…

Small Shaped Elements Compose A Monolithic Sculpture

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Rob Ley Studio created a small shaped elements that compose a monolithic sculpture titled Ambiguous. This piece takes inspiration from the similarities seen when studying various forms that mark the beginning of life. The conceptual approach…

Northern Cyprus’s Giant Mountain Flag

From any high point in Nicosia, the capital and the largest city on the island of Cyprus, one can see a giant flag of Turkey-occupied Northern Cyprus painted on the slopes of Kyrenia Mountains. Beside this flag is another large…

Schrödinger's Cat Thought Experiment with Multiple Cats Stumps Physicists

Even if you’re not a physicist, chances are that you’re familiar with Erwin Schrödinger’s cat. In his famous Schrödinger’s cat thought experiment, a cat inside a box is both dead and alive until the box is opened, and illustrates (just…

Praying Mantis Catches, Eats Fish

Praying mantises normally eat other insects, but they aren’t picky. They’ve been seen eating spiders, birds, frogs, and mice, but now a science paper details the first-ever observance of a praying mantis catching and eating fish. Lots of fish. Observations…

Great Dane Does Lunges

“I don’t know what you’re doing, Dad, but I wanna do it, too!” Eli Clark was exercising by doing lunges across the living room, and his great Dane Luca did his best to join in. He didn’t quite understand what…

"Cat Grandpa" Naps with Shelter Cats

Terry Laurmen of Green Bay, Wisconsin, is 75 years old. He volunteers at Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary, where he enjoys brushing the cats. They love it too! The shelter, which specializes in caring for disabled, ill, and elderly cats, is…

How to Improve Air Circulation in a House

If you have conundrums with the air circulation in your home, then cool the whole house with ducted air conditioning. Ducted air conditioning systems are formulated to provide your home with sufficient air and at the temperature that you require.…

Henry the VIII and Ann Boleyn Halloween Costumes

When redditor Monkeygruven posted this picture of some family friends ready for trick-or-treat, others bemoaned that the kids didn’t pick their own costumes, nor did they know who they were portraying. Maybe it was more like this. Mom: Do you…

This Military Parade in Chile has Puppies

Military parades are usually a stuffy kind of affair featuring tanks and things like that, but not in Chile! In their annual military parade in Santiago, the Chilean military featured uniformed officers carrying a bunch of puppies that will be…

What’s the Maximum Gravity We Could Survive?

Ever since we managed to put men on the moon, we’ve been looking for other places for people to go. Then bigger and better telescopes led us to exoplanets, those outside our solar system. Somewhere along the way, we switched…

Philadelphia Threw a WWI Parade That Gave Thousands of Onlookers the Flu

A hundred years ago, in the autumn of 1918, the Great War was dragging on, so Philadelphia threw a parade to raise morale and sell war bonds called “Liberty Loans.” The parade highlighted any available soldiers and sailors, plus the…

The Weird and Mystical World of Sleepwalking

According to the neighbors, one woman would get on her motorcycle and go riding late at night, although she had no idea because she was sleepwalking. Others cook meals, preach sermons, and commit murder while sleeping. It’s estimated that 30…

Overtime: Sept 17 – 23

More stories below from this week (click on bolded words for more information): Jeffrey Deitch left MOCA amid controversy. Now he’s returning to L.A. to launch a gallery on his own terms. United Talent Agency Fine Arts head Josh Roth…