Sigalit Landau creates beautiful, eery sculptures by submerging objects into the super-salty Dead Sea.
Videos, paintings, pictures, maps, animations and other pleasures for your eyes and ears.
Todd Klein is an amazing letterer, illustrator and calligrapher who has worked with the likes of Neil Gaiman and Allan Moore. Click through for more and better views of his works…and prints for purchase if you’re so inclined. [Thanks, Reader B!]
Detail from Annie Vought’s hand-cut paper art and typography piece “I am Crossing an Ocean, With 2 Others On a Piece Of Paper.” Browse more in Annie’s Cut Paper gallery.
Tom Waits (on Jim Wilson): “Wilson, he’s always playing with time. I heard a recording recently of crickets slowed way down. It sounds like a choir, it sounds like angel music. Something sparkling, celestial with full harmony and bass parts – you wouldn’t believe it. It’s like a sweeping chorus of heaven, and it’s just slowed down, they didn’t manipulate the tape at all. So I think when Wilson slows people down, it gives you a chance to watch them moving through space. And there’s something to be said for slowing down the world.”
Developed by Harvard researchers, the first autonomous, untethered, entirely soft robot — nicknamed the octobot — could revolutionize how humans interact with machines.
It looks like embroidery, but Jasmin Sian’s art is composed of ink, graphite and cut-outs from paper lunch bags. Click through and then zoom in. Amazing. [Thanks, Reader S.!]