Writers in Residence

Sunday February 12, 2012

Mark Twain once said, "Every house needs a room to swear in." 

Reading frenzy

Saturday February 11, 2012

Buster Keaton was inches away from sudden death when that house dropped on him. Fortunately for William Joyce and co-director Brandon Oldenburg, animating similar stunts is way less dangerous.  

Alan Sailer

Friday February 10, 2012

However you want to read into it, there's something immensely satisfying about watching stuff blow up. Californian engineer/amateur photographer Alan Sailer understands this implicitly.  

Tap Story

Friday February 10, 2012

Australia's water is some of the best in the world, so why on earth do we buy bottled?

Get to the point

Thursday February 09, 2012

Pocket knives, carving knives, kitchen knives; all blades are useless unless they're sharp. Rohan takes us through the process.

Black Coffee

Wednesday February 08, 2012

Melbourne has as many industrial-chic cafes as it does galleries, but that's great because it means that people like Mark Free do interesting things like Black Coffee @ no fixed address. 

The endearing madness of David Shrigley

Wednesday February 08, 2012

How exactly do you describe the oeuvre of British artist David Shrigley? Surreal crudity? Crude surrealism? Flat out weird shit?

Listen To Your Hands

Tuesday February 07, 2012

If you're an overly enthusiastic drawer-slammer, you might want to steer clear of designer Sanghyeok Lee. 

Ocean Soup

Tuesday February 07, 2012

If there's one thing you never want to see on a menu it's ocean soup, which is also code for the mass debris in the North Pacific Ocean. 

Derek Vincent

Monday February 06, 2012

A touch of mysticism pervades Uneasy, a series of images from New York-based photographer Derek Vincent.