Design | Gearhead Geek Creates Fully Functional V8 Engine Out of Paper

February 15, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | Gearhead Geek Creates Fully Functional V8 Engine Out of Paper

Like millions of Americans, designer Aliaksei Zholner is an avid gearhead. Unlike those millions of other gearheads who work in the traditional materials of aluminum, steel, and iron, Zholner creates his intricate engines almost entirely out of paper. His newest microscopic creation is an incredible & fully-functional miniature V8 engine that is only 32mm long, purrs like a Hemi, and runs entirely on the ultimate eco fuel: Read More

Design | Carmaker NanoFlow Introduces Radical New Electrolyte-Fueled Quantino

February 10, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | Carmaker NanoFlow Introduces Radical New Electrolyte-Fueled Quantino

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While eco nerds everywhere are focused on ugly EVs (that includes you, Tesla) that have to be plugged into the wall like a lamp, Liechtenstein-based auto startup NanoFlowcell (hopefully they’re still working on that name) has announced plans to put their new Quantino 2+2 seater that runs exclusively on the company’s trademark electrolyte fuel into production. Featuring radical design language throughout and powered by four Read More

Design | The Incredible Cantilevered Crossed House by Clavel Arquitectos

February 4, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | The Incredible Cantilevered Crossed House by Clavel Arquitectos

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Forward-thinking Spanish architecture firm Clavel Arquitectos has created an incredible new cantilevered residence Crossed House in Spain’s Murcia region. Fabricated in concrete, the home was designed to offer views of the surrounding Valle del Ricote  & Sierra de la Pila mountains while creating protected & shaded outdoor spaces. To achieve this, the team, led by   Read More

Design | United Nude Transforms Vintage Lamborghini Countach Into a Stealth Bomber

January 27, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design | United Nude Transforms Vintage Lamborghini Countach Into a Stealth Bomber

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International fashion brand United Nude has applied its trademark faceted brand design ethos to the realm of automotive design with the creation of their iconic new Lo Res Car, a road-based Stealth Bomber born from a vintage Lamborghini. Read More

Design | VFX Shots From The Force Awakens Artfully Deconstructed

January 25, 2016  |  Design, Film  |  Comments Off on Design | VFX Shots From The Force Awakens Artfully Deconstructed

Design Porn | Harow’s $500K 24K Gold Skull Armchair

January 20, 2016  |  Design  |  Comments Off on Design Porn | Harow’s $500K 24K Gold Skull Armchair

HARROW1For the young hesh tech mogul who loves metal and spending their money, French design company Harow has just released a 24K gold edition of its signature Skull Armchair with a $500K pricetag . Entirely handmade in Read More

DESIGN | SNARKITECTURE TURNS THE NATIONAL MUSEUM INTO A “BEACH”

August 6, 2015  |  Design  |  Comments Off on DESIGN | SNARKITECTURE TURNS THE NATIONAL MUSEUM INTO A “BEACH”

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Now through September 7, visitors to Washington DC’s National Museum can go “swimming” at the giant Beach that has taken over the Great Hall. Created by Daniel ArshamAlex Mustonen’s Brooklyn-based Read More

DESIGN | THE NEW STAR TREK ENTERPRISE BUILDING IN CHINA

May 27, 2015  |  Design  |  Comments Off on DESIGN | THE NEW STAR TREK ENTERPRISE BUILDING IN CHINA

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In China’s Fujian Province, tech executive and unrepentant Trekkie Lui Deijian has taken nerd-dom to new levels by creating the new headquarters for his Netdragon game development empire in the image of the USS Enterprise NCC-1701-E. Fully licensed and Read More

DESIGN | THE INCREDIBLE UI DESIGN OF AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

May 20, 2015  |  Design, Tech  |  Comments Off on DESIGN | THE INCREDIBLE UI DESIGN OF AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

At a time when digital user experience is king, London-based Territory Studio—the crew responsible for the incredible, omnipresent digital interfaces in Avengers: Age of Ultron—might just be the best UI team in the world. Have a look at the reel above, which draws together a look at the over Read More

LAST LOOK | RON ARAD “IN REVERSE” AT PAUL KASMIN GALLERY, NYC

March 10, 2015  |  Design  |  Comments Off on LAST LOOK | RON ARAD “IN REVERSE” AT PAUL KASMIN GALLERY, NYC

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Iconic Israeli artist, designer, and architect Ron Arad‘s sculptural installation In Reverse only has a few days left in residence at Paul Kasmin Gallery in NYC before it closes on March 14,  but it’s well worth the trip. Featuring an incredible array of six of Arad’s “Pressed Flower” sculptures made up of compressed Fiat 500s in varying colors mounted on the Read More