No, this portrait isn't made up of thousands upon thousands of magnetic sculpture beads. The metallic wonder's lifelike contours and shimmer comes from painstakingly hand-placing 13,000 variably sized platinum beads.
Brian Yanish - MarketingHits.com's insight:
The Japanese jewellers, Platinum Guild International K.K, offer the work, and quotes begin a half million dollars. WOW
Every now and then, people who are working in the corporate offices and even those who are dealing from their houses find themselves in a mess of paper clips, staples, notes, papers, pens, books, files and what not?
Following on from our recent article on beer packaging, we’ve been looking to see how the trends identified in our annual Trends Analysis report are distilling into the world of spirits packaging. Take a look below at the top five emergent design trends we can expect to see this year in the packaging design of hard liquor.
Living Walls: A Fresh & Healthy Trend in 2014 In this article we will delve into the wonderful world of bathrooms, shining a spotlight on the hottest trends which’ll capture the industry in 2014. Please like and share if it tickles you.
Here's another classic musicless music video by Mario Wienerroither. This time, it's The White Stripes' The Hardest Button to Button that gets stripped of its audio and remixed with empty noises to sound like real life.
Some find amusement in peculiar ways. In the south-east section of Berlin lies Plänterwald, a borough that sits along the Spree river. This wooded area is home to Spreepark, an old amusement park that once attracted hundreds of thousands.
News: Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto has unveiled plans for a tower block shaped like a pine cone with balconies sprouting outwards in all directions, as part of a series of "modern follies" underway in Montpellier, France (+ slideshow).
The House on the Cliff, a beautifully minimal residence located on a cliff in Calpe, Spain, was designed by Fran Silvestre and reflects his unique skill to put a virtue into architecture, give it a deeper meaning, and make it respectful of the...