365 Knots in 365 Days

Saturday February 23, 2019

Artist Windy Chien set herself a challenge: to tie a different knot a day for a year. Her collection is making our inner Cub Scout very jealous. 

Rjukan, Norway used to be shrouded in darkness for half the year. Until some bright spark decided to muck around with some very large mirrors. 

The push to start growing our coffee cups has begun.

And God said, “Let there be light!”. And there was light. Eventually.

You could say they’re right up our alley.

Who knew dissecting a tree – millimetre by painstaking millimetre – could be so damn relaxing?

How artists and designers are working together to see through the fog of war.

Anyone born within earshot of the Reagan administration will remember the distinct aesthetic of VHS cover art. This online museum pays tribute to the artists behind the era.

Everything in Japan is so nicely designed, even their construction workers look like starship pilots. The pics from this construction wear catalogue are making us reconsider our career choices.

Phil Collins, Mumford and Sons, Celine Dion and the rest of these soft-pop wonders never looked so metal.