Link About It: This Week's Picks
1. Chicago's Proposed Aerial Cable Car System While some cities are considering self-driving pods or improved water ferry routes (like Singapore and NYC respectively), Chicago is looking to the sky to transport its citizens. Architecture firms...
Sevdaliza: That Other Girl
Iran-born, Netherlands-based singer Sevdaliza has just released a video for her arresting and minimalist song "That Other Girl." Made in collaboration with experimental artists Pussykrew, the visuals are a glossy, metallic, dripping, surreal journey...
Marion Bataille's "Numero"
Part entertaining pop-up book for young numerophiles, part creative dissection of numbers' visually symbolic values, Marion Bataille's forthcoming book "Numero" breaks down the world's most basic integers with each turn of the page. A New York Times...
3D Monopoly: New York Edition
Though the majority of our game-playing time these days is spent staring solitarily at our smartphones moving pixelated candy, nothing quite beats a good old-fashioned board game. While a game like Monopoly is a classic, the newly unveiled 3D New...
Cool Hunting Video: Juan Miguel Palacios
A recent transplant to Brooklyn's Bushwick neighborhood, Spanish artist Juan Miguel Palacios is making a splash in the New York art scene with a series of work focusing on the human form. Palacios uses a unique technique which involves layering a...
by Sabine Zetteler Christoper Barrett and Luke Taylor, more commonly known as Us, are the powerhouse directorial duo behind the latest music video for Foals, released this week by Warner Bros UK. Far from newcomers to video direction—Us directed...
First Look: Samsung NX300 and 45mm 2D/3D Lens
We got a first look at the just-announced Samsung NX300 today, a high-end consumer camera that, when paired with Samsung's new 45mm f1.8 2D/3D lens, becomes the company's first 3D-capable mirrorless "smart" camera. Building on the success of the...
New York Puzzle
Recreate New York City from the ground up with 4D Cityscape. This dynamic interactive jigsaw features Manhattanâ€™s world-famous skyline, not only in three dimensions, but also along the fourth dimension of time, spanning more than 200 years of architectural...
Invent the future or just replicate your favorite object with the latest tool from the Brooklyn-based 3D printing kings MakerBot.
Free Universal Construction Kit
There exist few limits to a child's potential for creativity, and the blocks that accumulate on the playroom floor may seem equally boundless as kids are left to explore. Breaking down the boundaries between various branded construction sets like...
One of the highlights of a recent trip to Beijing was discovering the work of Xie Molin, a locally based artist who is currently part of the "Beijing Voice" group show at Pace Gallery Beijing. Xie's process involves three phases, which begins with...