Via DesignYouTrust: The work of American artist Margot Knight sticks in the mind: a strange parallel universe of double takes and playful, sometimes dark, surrealism. She draws inspiration from a rich history of photographic artists who focus on the body and her parents’ medical textbooks. She says, “I begin with objects… Read More »Margot Quan Knight
Luke Lucas is a type mastahhhhh! I love his stuff—check it here.
This poster is beautiful. I love things that have good texture (especially if they look like old paper) and this one in particular is very simple and effective. I’m also a sucker for hearts. However, I can’t for the life of me figure out who the artist is, but it… Read More »Nordic Roots
Billy Reynolds‘s anatomically inspired subjects “captivate, by reverberating between the familiar and the odd, between the beautiful and the perverse. I present a stark reality, however sexy or unsettling. I look at the beautiful exterior of the body. And I look deep within the body, reminding you how delicately put… Read More »Billy Reynolds – Surrealist Anatomy
Well, that’s one way to get the message across, crafty! This can only be an ad campaign against smoking and lung cancer I presume.
Fun type by Barcelona-based design studio VanilaBCN. I wish these were screened on tees…they would be oh so cool.
Metacarpaling by art student, Jeff Beckman. Passion never translates well between two skeletons. And just for fun, fill in the blank: Metacarpaling is the anatomical term for __________.
Jane Austen meets zombies in what WIRED magazine calls a “faithful reworking” of the literary classic Pride and Prejudice. Just imagine Elizabeth Bennet fighting a legion of flesh-eating zombies all while falling in love with the arrogant Mr. Darcy. And if you can’t visualize, the book comes complete with 20… Read More »Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
Here is a lovely Heart lamp designed by Lígia Carteiro. The concept behind this lamp comes from a Portuguese saying “cold hands, warm heart”, which means those who have cold hands have a warm heart because they’re in love. How sweeeeeeeet. Made from white porcelain to offer a pleasurable touch… Read More »Heart Lamp
Hmmm, I’m not really sure how to feel about this one. I would say slightly offended, but there has to be a girl version out there someplace. That I would like to see. However, if you are incredibly stressed out (or your GF thinks you need more practice) and simply… Read More »Super Large Stress-Reliever
This creation by Japanese designer Hiroshi Tsunoda was inspired by Nyotaimori, a tradition where food is presented on a naked woman’s body and used as a tray. Nyotaimori is also referred to as body sushi, and requires the person to practice laying for hours without moving. These 3-set ceramic his… Read More »Bodylicious X and Y
HA, for those of you who know and like listening to Tegan and Sara, I hope you find this shirt as funny as I do. Better act fast: After we toured through Australia in January we were approached by an artist with an idea for a tegan and sara shirt.… Read More »Tegan & Sara – Metal T-shirt
Created for his first solo gallery exhibition, “Perspective Chairs,” by American music producer, singer-songwriter and rapper, Pharrell Williams, are sensual and vibrant pieces of art. The front legs of the chair are made of females legs, while the back legs are male. I like the added detail of having the… Read More »Pharrell Williams – Perspective Chairs
Ow. This looks somewhat painful, but there you have it, a typeface in skin by Amsterdam-based graphic designer Thijs Verbeek. It’s uncomfortable to look at, but fascinating none the less. View the full “Typeface in Skin” at thijsverbeek.nl.