Design

Daniel Gestoso’s Bromelia Table harvests energy contained in bacteria and water!

In the past, we have talked about terraformed furniture, with unique green pockets planted with mosses and other smaller plants. But the Bromelia Table, crafted by Spanish designer Dan Gestoso Rivers, is a completely self-sustainable furniture system in itself. Apart from acting as a planter for your home-grown shrubs, this innovative coffee table produces its…


A Pound of Flesh for 50P: An unusual Georgian-style house made of wax, that is slowly melting!

UK-based artist Alex Chinneck is known for creating stunning, and often mind-boggling, optical illusions, that upgrade conventional architectural practices into something bewilderingly contemporary. His tryst with such alternative forms of artwork goes back quite a while, so much so that his repertoire includes everything from sliding house, upside-down house to an 184-year-old stone building that…




Star Wars-model replicas’ images to tickle your fanboyish fancy

Industrial Light & Magic (ILM) did create some magic of craftsmanship back in the day when the 'good' Star Wars movies were being released. The model building process and the superb end-results are pictorially captured in around 140 photographs dating from the years of 1977 to 1983. And interestingly enough, the small-scale Star Wars-model also…



Jordan Mang-osan creates incredible art with help of sun rays and a magnifying glass!

Months ago, we harped about Nicolas Delort’s artworks that were created by etching ink off black canvases (i.e., reverse painting). Well, this time around, another ingenious artist by the name of Jordan Mang-osan, flaunts his personalized technique which entails the utilization of sun's rays to create magnificent compositions of landscapes and scenery. (more…)