This is First Taste, a video created by Saatchi & Saatchi and Heckler for TEDxSydney 2013. It’s slo-mo footage of kids eating a variety of foods for the very first time, and it’s probably the cutest thing we’ve ever seen ever. LOVE IT and the children’s reactions, watch it on whole screen.
Andrew Thomas Huang brought his experimental film “SOLIPSIST” to the main artistic video platform fresh from a win at Slamdance 2012 and now he is in the 2012 hand-picked vimeo list. Well it was viewed already more than a million time on vimeo, but as you can see on my archive, this year was not […]
From the moment we open our eyes it fuels our existence. We are on a mission to remind everyone to never lose your sense of curiosity or wonder. Long live learning! SO STAY CURIOUS!
After weeks not wanting to write and look up stuff, I got from my dear friend B from Prague a link which totally hits my interest and I think with this input, I am finally again willing to write and share my interests with you guys. The documentary is an unprecedented global journey to explore the […]
this video shows the audience in a fast way the changes of styles and dances of the last century of East London from Sept 13th 1911 – Sept 13th 2011. Short nice fun. “The film, directed by Jake Lunt with The Viral Factory, amazingly gives the run-down of 100 years of East London fashion, dance and […]
I watch this little short video several times and now it is time to share it here, cos it is totally worth it. Shot and hand-colored – frame by frame – at the end of the 19th Century. A dance performance of pioneer modern dancer Loie Fuller. Still captivating today, but just imagine what it must […]
Andrew Lees, Tim White and Rick Mereki are the three guys who flew into 11 countries in 44 days and made these three beautiful short films. The films are based on a linear concept based on moving, learning and food. Mmmmhhh… the short film makes you hungry and so exciting to eat some exotic food! Great concept […]
The video is about a wedding tradition in a village in Kosovo, Lubine e Ulet, where they paint the face of the bride on her wedding day, in order to prevent bad luck. This is a part of the ” one day on earth” project. . I love it and the whole concept is well […]
Zim & Zou is a french graphic design studio based in Nancy (France). Composed of Lucie Thomas and Thibault Zimmermann who studied graphic design, they’re now working together to offer their services. The studio proposes a contemporary approach of design thanks to a mix of different fields such as paper sculpture, installation, graphic design, illustration, […]
This experimental video is for the new collection of Yasar Spörndli & Laura Krauthausen, who are showing their final collection on friday at the fashion show of Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee ( you find the info in the post below). I really think they are the evolution of three other -now celebrated and famous- fashion designer […]
Creativity isn’t magic! 3 of 4 parts are produced by Kirby Ferguson, a New York-based filmmaker, I cannot wait to see the final piece of this great collection of remixes. So well done, interesting and educative.
such a wonderfully made video about how to use the letterpress. Video made by Naomi Ross
A fascinating documentary still in powerful images, has delivered the New York director and photographer Theo Stanley on fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto. “This is my dream, “the title of the half-hour strip granted a rare glimpse into the working world of Japanese fashion designer, and examines the creative collaboration with Yamamoto’s sportswear giant Adidas. For seven months, a film crew accompanied the 60-year-old in his creative efforts.The audience sees Yamamoto in the design of the summer 2010 collection for the label Y-3 and the preparations for the fashion show. Of interest: 22 years after the first Yamamoto film documentary “A Notebook on Clothes and Cities “ by director Wim Wenders, Stanley’s work confirms once again the Yamamoto for his work above all need one thing: peace. The work ethic Yamamoto is marked in typical Japanese style of austerity and discipline. Who the ability to silence and restraint has not ruled out-of-place in the cosmos Yamamoto quickly.
I already blogged a while ago about the incredible Berlin based Pfadfinderei- a renowned design collective. But this time I just want to show you this incredible wonderful video made for Moderat. I just love it!
Designer Suzanne Leeshares her experiments in growing a kombucha-based material that can be used like fabric or vegetable leather to make clothing. The process is fascinating, the results are beautiful (though there’s still one minor drawback ) and the potential is simply stunning.
The Royal School of Needlework is an exciting forward-looking charity dedicated to teaching, practising and promoting the art of hand embroidery in the 21st century. I popped over this topic, by reading a little bit about Catherine Middleton’s wedding dress. The skilled embroiderers of England’s Royal School of Needlework (RSN) contributed their technical embroidery expertise to […]
Art that was “”headbuttingly impossible to ignore”” is how CHARLES SAATCHI describes the work that intrigued him as he started to collect British art in the early 1990s. Damien Hirst’s giant shark in formaldehyde, Tracey Emin‘s unmade bed and a chilling portrait of Myra Hindley by Marcus Harvey are among the artworks that have since become icons […]
Master Spanish craftsman showcase their geometrically intricate woodworking styles Los Tres Juanes is a specialist company dedicated to creating historic woodwork in styles unique to the south of Spain. Their master craftsmen not only carry out pain-staking restorations, but also create new constructions for museums, churches and palaces. The company’s main activities include the construction of […]
This video “Optimist” was shot at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple in Spanish Fork, Utah. Their annual Festival of Colors is filmed by Brian Thomson… so well captured in the slow-mo…. It reminds me of the Indian Color day on the 11th March each year.
Fashion is pushed further to the future. BURBERRY had a celebration of British Weather, Fashion and Music and showed a holographic fashion show, which is stunning. At the 13.4.2011 Burberry showed their force in being creative, innovative and open for the “new” digital interactive design fields, it is well done but they are not the first […]
Creative Mornings is a monthly breakfast lecture series of creative types. Each event is free of charge, and includes a 20 minute talk, plus coffee! You can currently join us in New York, Zurich, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. Love the idea and the videos!
today I just want to show you three advertising videos, which I like a lot. First is a slow motion ballet video for the Bayrisches Staatsballett. Well captured movement. Beautiful! Second video is for kurzundschön, an international tv commercial motion design and short film competition for young creatives… and it is just stunning. The third […]
Here is a video of the fluid-tube-knitted-sculpture by designer Charlie Bucket . The Idea and the construction is just stunning… It is composed of tubes knitted together and then he made even a Fluid Dress out of it, which is nowadays exhibited in Linz, Austria, at the Ars Electronica . just enjoy watching the videos!
Watercolor, a brush and water and you can create those sweet drawings and so did Rop van Mierlo, a graphic designer/illustrator from the Netherlands, and self-published his book ” Wild Animals”. Sweet!
Bill Cunningham, who is over 80 years old, has been shooting street style for The New York Times since the Sartorialist was just a whippersnapper. But while he’s wildly influential Cunningham lives a notably unglamorous life, sleeping in a tiny studio filled with file cabinets. In 2010, filmmaker Richard Press and Philip Gefter of The Times produced […]
Just to have some basic knowledge about the great people who are changing the fashion business and are not known for each of us. Scott Schuman is one of them, who transformed the way about showing fashion and the acceptance of fashion to the world. I do not look often on their stylish street blogs […]
INFLUENCERS is a short documentary that explores what it means to be an influencer and how trends and creativity become contagious today in music, fashion and entertainment. The film attempts to understand the essence of influence, what makes a person influential without taking a statistical or metric approach.Written and Directed by Paul Rojanathara and Davis Johnson, […]
At the 13. November the ” digital extreme competition” Cut&Paste will take place in the Admiralpalast in Berlin. The focus is on the disciplines of 2D, 3D and Motion Design. This is a public competition and puts the designer into the spotlight, whose give the audience a unique insight into their work. This year at […]
Kanye West is in my eyes an absolute trendsetter. Before his release of his future album “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” the American artist released his first one 35 minutes duration film ” Runaway” with amazing sequences. It is a creative mixture of exclusive titles and scenes. In the film, which you can see here […]
here the new video from Gareth Pugh’s new Spring/Summer 2011 Collection. It’s not my style but the video is just always great and Ruth Hogben is doing a perfect job!! Here you see an older article about Gareth Pugh! What I like about him is the great choice of exclusive materials he uses as this […]
Short a 3 minute old film presenting the choreography and the dances of the collective of breakdance Dutch Illusionary Rockaz. Heading “IRC Dance Movement”, the plans are connected on a tape its Off Porcelain – Signal the Captain. ( seen at Fubiz). Nice old looking couleur and graphics involved in some jumping scenes.
thanks S. you are the best! this is a great short film made for Nokia from the Sumo Science. but even more incredible is the animation when you see the making of and you realise how tiny the little girl and the whole scenery is! here the incredible making of! Well done, great work!
ArtTube is a website with videos for art and design, made by the Museum Boijmans Van Beuning in the Netherlands. At the website you can watch very interesting videos for special artworks, about artist and the work of designers. A real good and helpful page to learn more about design and art and the videos […]
For several years Arte is always showing these short films with the topic of small craftmanship enterprises mainly in Paris. I love to watch them and see the magnificent of the knowledge and the ability which is dying slowly, but as a France fan, I really like that the french minister of culture is still […]
Academy Award winning actress Tilda Swinton is filmed by Glen Luchford and styled by Katy England for an exclusive Dazed Digital film
This is a movie about the music that is currently being played in Istanbul. Istanbul was the center of the two Old World superpowers, the Byzantine Empire and the Ottoman Empire. Today, it is a megalopolis of almost 10 million. So it is to no ones surprise that a lot of music is being played […]
Istanbul, I am coming. I will spend 9 days there. And I am looking forward to see O., B., S. and S.. It is going also be interesting to see what the Istanbul Fashion Week is producing, I will report after my holidays!
Elizabeth Gilbert muses on the impossible things we expect from artists and geniuses — and shares the radical idea that, instead of the rare person “being” a genius, all of us “have” a genius. It’s a funny, personal and surprisingly moving talk. She’s a longtime magazine writer – covering music and politics for Spin and GQ – […]
The latest show which was shown in Milan from the famous house Missoni took place in the beginning of July. About twenty boys were walking in a line around Milan and showing the new cloths to the people passing by until it ended at a garden party at a fancy place in the city. The […]
Dan Gilbert, author of Stumbling on Happiness, challenges the idea that we’ll be miserable if we don’t get what we want. Our “psychological immune system” lets us feel truly happy even when things don’t go as planned. Graphic designer Stefan Sagmeister takes the audience on a whimsical journey through moments of his life that made […]
Thank you R. for showing me this atmospheric nice video from Hauschka. Hauschka is performance name for Volker Bertelmann, a German musician. More to listen: Red Pencil Lipstickrace
JR owns the biggest art gallery in the world. He exhibits freely in the streets of the world, catching the attention of people who do not visit museum. His work mixes art and action, talks about commitment, freedom, identity and limit. After he found a camera in the Paris subway, he did a tour of […]
I stumbled over this couleurful project today and I am totally in love with it. The Let’s Colour Project is a worldwide initiative to transform grey spaces with vibrant colour. A mission to spread colour all over the world. The Project started in March 2010 and brought colour to Brazil, France, the UK and India.The local […]
The Museum Ludwig will present since 30 years its first ever overview of its wide-ranging collection of film and video works. 55 installations will be presented that extend into the third dimension with substantial works, for example from Aernout Mik, Mike Kelley and Nam June Paik. Around 270 pieces will be on view at video […]
Milton Glaser is one of the most celebrated graphic designer in the United States. A founder, with Seymour Chwast, of the Push Pin Studio, he is best known for his poster designs.He also founded New York Magazine with Clay Felker in 1968 On Feb 25th, 2010, Milton Glaser received the The National Medal of Arts. The award […]