Do the Green Thing has teamed up with World Wildlife Fund-UK to curate the ‘Everyday Things’ collection: fifteen artists from around the world were asked to repurpose daily objects and show how creativity can lead the way in encouraging people to live a greener lifestyle. When artist Mac Premo was asked to contribute to the collection, he partnered with Sanford Shapes to create skateboard decks made entirely out of material lifted from a dumpster. Mac then made this film which shows the process and inspiration behind the Bucket Board. Filmed by Mac Premo »
If you’ve been looking to expand your real estate portfolio, you could be the proud owner of this Montecito, California estate known as “El Furedis,” but perhaps best known as Tony Montana’s mansion in the 1983 classic Scarface. Read the rest of this article @ Hypebeast »
This is somewhere in East Java where I had the opportunity to get lost for a few days with the great European surfers Tiago Pires and Aritz Aranburu during their break in the WCT Tour 2014. Filmed by Iker Elorrieta »
If you have ever shipped mass quantities of products worldwide, it’s likely that you’ve worked with a packing solutions company. Experts in cardboard, foam and other packing products, these companies work with clients to make sure your beautifully designed product reaches the hands of consumers in one piece. “It’s like the walls of a house in a tornado,” explains Mike Martinez, Director of Consulting Services at Ernest Packaging Solutions, based near Los Angeles. “We protect your contents from the outside elements.” Read the rest of this article @ Core77 »
I never like photographs of myself. They are often a bit too “cosmetic.” It feels like someone is trying to make me look like a movie star, and I am afraid I can’t live up to that. There’s nothing artificial about this one though, so that’s good. I look a bit serious, don’t I? I get tired of seeing people smiling all the time in photographs… If I had been able to choose, I would have stood further away from the camera, not right in front of it, with my hand in front so that I fade into the background… olfactory artolfactory artolfactory artolfactory art
via Shaping Room | Photo by Hajime Watanabe
Today marks the 11th anniversary since the first S-Perfume® was launched in 2000 (eleven in Japanese implies ‘samurai’ and is my favorite number). Forgive this rather personal post, but I wanted to share the first S-Perfume website with our readers. Click the image!
“All choices lead you somewhere. Bold choices take you where you’re supposed to be.”
A brilliant commercial film for Jim Beam created by StrawberryFrog (directed by Dante Ariola), which features my favorite actor. A short interview of Willem Dafoe and shooting scenes can be seen at AskMen.