Street Art // Monday, September 12, 2011
LAVA’s origami cave concept is a response to the need for emergency shelter in the aftermath of natural disasters. The base molecule can be shipped as a flat pack, cut out of local plywood, or dropped off by a helicopter. The interior can then be carved out of wood, cardboard, newspapers or other locally available materials. We want one for our backyard!
Street Art // Friday, September 09, 2011
The Austrian street art scene grows larger by day and is known internationally for it’s wide range of talent. One of the artist we recently noticed was Nychos who creates dark, twisted mural reminiscent of 80’s skateboard graphics. Pure Evil gallery describes the artist as, “Twisted at birth, brainwashed throughout his childhood, poisoned by the media and fostered by the dark side, Nychos, the evil genius has been genetically modifying an army of lime green mutated tentacles, maggots, monsters and femme fatales to take over the world.
Street Art // Thursday, September 08, 2011
Scheduled for completion in 2012, Phoenix International Media Center is a basket-like shaped building with has a great feeling of movement. Phoenix is a large satellite TV provider and is among the numerous media companies that have recently begun defining Beijing's urban landscape.