There have been rumblings about Melbourne via NZ songstress Kimbra and the any-minute-now status of her bankable global success. Combining sweet melodies, catchy hooks and dance-inducing beats, she’s an office favourite. But don’t take our word for it. Check out her new clip for the song “Cameo Lover”. How cute is it??
What do you look like when you run? Red-faced and sweaty? Exhausted? About to collapse? Well that may be true, but at the same time, you also look quite beautiful. Let us explain. What you’re looking at here is data downloaded from Nike+ GPS running shoes, fed through some computers and turned into works of art. Pretty sweet, eh? Could be motivation for the next time you’re thinking of skipping your evening jog. Or at least something to take your mind off the pain. [read more]
Posted 28 April 2011 by Chris Merchant in Art, NikeComments Off
Is it just us or are Pharrell’s endless collaborations with super-luxury brands edging him closer and closer to irrelevancy? We get it: being cool and making great music has made you really, really rich – but how do you emote with grass roots hip hop fans when you spend most of your time making stuff that they’ll never have (or want)? Like these crazy-limited tote bags for premium skin care label Keihl’s, which frankly give us a case of WGAS. Not to say we wouldn’t want to hang out with him. (That would be rad)
Posted 27 April 2011 by Rachel Atkins in design, MusicComments Off
The new Picture Perfect series follows some of the world’s most inspiring photographers in the world as they do what they do best – capture images that capture you. This episode features Donald Weber as he documents the aftermath of the recent earthquake and tsunami in Japan. Pretty amazing stuff.
Posted 21 April 2011 by Rachel Atkins in photographyComments Off