Saturday, January 30, 2010

|:| Homies #1 |:|

A-Cero in Madrid created this amazing pad in
the Caribbean.
Full view at Daily Icon.

Thursday, January 28, 2010

|:| Mac Couture |:|

Paul Smith sundaes, Hermès fries, Burberry big mac,
welcome to Access Agency's McFancy.
Planned to open at fashion week but it is still just a
McDonalds to me and although you can't polish
a turd it seems you can wrap it.

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

|:| Bricking It |:|

I'm liking these Lego Collectibles.
Nice write up and image over at Brickset.

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

|:| Draw Your Weapons |:|

André has a new exhibition entitled "Drawings"
which begins on February 1st in Colette over in,
I think you can guess.

Monday, January 25, 2010

|:| Exiting |:|

"Exit Through The Gift Shop" a film by Banksy.

Saturday, January 23, 2010

|:| Pictorials |:|

Across the channel French 'zines producers JSBJ
team up with Peter Sutherland to drop another
photographic smasher. Available here.

Friday, January 22, 2010

|:| Taxing |:|

Thanks to the 'Tini I now own a splendid artwork
by the talented Gary Taxali and he has a nice new
show coming up at Narwhal Art Projects over in
Toronto. Opening on January 28th it runs until
February 28th. Worth a peek if you're in the area.

|:| Here |:|

A new joint venture between Spike Jonze and
vodka producers Absolut results in "I'm Here".
Check the trailer out here.

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

|:| Needles(s) |:|

I'm still intrigued to hear the sounds from
the polystyrene turntable by Teenage Engineering.

|:| Official |:|

One for the ladies (and men), new producto
over in NYC from the MOB.

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

|:| Mechanical Man |:|

I'm liking this puzzle game's style.
Machinarium has been created by Amanita Design,
have a wee look.

Monday, January 18, 2010

|:| Wonder |:|

Kaws and Wonderwall combines.

|:| Origins |:|

Starting on Friday 29th January over in Stockholm
Dansens Hus hosts a performace of Darwinian based
electro-opera, "Tomorrow, In A Year".
Put together by Hotel Pro Forma and The Knife it
looks pretty interesting.

|:| Stay Seated |:|

If you like seating, you'll probably like Chair Whore.
The above chair is from Duffy in London.

Sunday, January 17, 2010

|:| Roll With The Gods |:|

I'm really looking forward to seeing Machotaildrop.
Alex and co have made an amazing looking film.
No more words, just have a look


|:| Electricity |:|

A new exhibition over at Mono in Glasgow features
the work of Natty Brooker.
If you've been a fan of Spacemen 3 or Spiritualized
you'll have seen some the works already.
It opens tonight (17th January) and will be well
worth checking I'm sure.

|:| You're Barred |:|

Visited The Tourmalet for the first time this weekend.
A nice wee bar on the corner of Buchanan Street and
Iona Street here in Edinburgh. Nice staff, eager dogs,
beers, questionable music at times and pretty nice little
train track round the roof. Good times, check it out.

Thursday, January 14, 2010

|:| Aye |:|

iPhone to iMac in an instant.

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

|:| Speak Clearly |:|

This Design Hara Eco-PC is not bad looking but
the speakers by Ferguson Hill are nicer.

|:| Half Of A Half |:|

New ANP Quarterly out now. Need I say more?

|:| Victorious? |:|

The RZA takes on the art world with this modest
painting, "Victory Or Death". What?!
I'm intrigued to see what the Hiero one will be like.

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

|:| Stylistics #101 |:|

Bobby Puleo

|:| A Love Thing |:|

The battle rolls on in Aberdeen for the fate of
Union Terrace Gardens.
The I ♥ UTG people certainly are putting up a
good and informed fight.
If you're a supporter of the PVA project you can
have your say here.
John has a good write up on it all over here.

Monday, January 11, 2010

|:| Breathe Easy |:|

Brooklyn heavyweights Morning Breath Inc. are
good guys and have just updated their site with
a new look full of visual treats. Check it.

|:| Ballin' |:|

K1X continue their “4 Elements 4 Icons 4 Basketballs”
with the fourth installment being Mode2.
Not sure I'd ever use the ball on a court but it looks
pretty nice.
There is also a video to accompany the project here.

Sunday, January 10, 2010

|:| Geography |:|

National Geographic
have released over 120 years
of issues on a 160GB hard drive.
At present only available in the US and Canada.

|:| Old Gold |:|

Carmen Herrera - 95 years fresh.

Saturday, January 9, 2010

|:| Metal Work |:|

Die Gestalten have a new book coming out featuring
the works of Christophe Szpajdel, who is known
by many in the (black) metal scene as Lord Of The Logos.
The book is 272 pages of logos and out later this month.

|:| Totally Stacked |:|

Nice to see Commonwealth Stacks are back with
some new producto, including whizz planks.

|:| Dissection |:|

Got a spare $4K lying around well you might want
to spend it on one of these 4' Companions by Kaws.

* Sold out *

Friday, January 8, 2010

|:| Mecha |:|

Next Friday (15th January) Pageant host a new show
of works by Elph and Lyken Love.
"Advanced Mechanics" is a follow up to their Recoat
show "Haunted Graffiti" and opens at 7pm and will
run until the 13th February.
Well worth a visit.

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

|:| Fine Mice |:|

Nice photoset showing the evolution of the Apple
mouse over the past 25 years.

|:| - |:|

At the end of January Edinburghs Fruitmarket Gallery
hosts a new exhibition by Glasgows Toby Paterson.
It runs from
30th January until 28th March.

|:| Poetry |:|

The new season by another French output, Sixpack
features a video filmed by Justin Krietemeyer for the
"Peyote Poem" range.

|:| Vandal |:|

The new issue of Clark features another native
designing the cover in the form of Miss Van.

|:| rEader |:|

This new EReader by Skiff looks pretty impressive.

|:| Swell Chanel |:|

I wonder how many of these $4K Chanel surfboards
will ever see the sea.

|:| Nouveau |:|

New year new style. Enjoy.