Photographer Heather Saunders immortalized the Flower House : an abandoned Detroit house of 15 rooms filled by flowers. It took 48 hours of work to the florists to install 4000 flowers in this house. Lisa Waud is the creator of this project ; she wanted to consider the abandoned residences as creation, beauty and sharing platforms.
Alexey Kondakov is an Ukrainian art director who plays to integrate characters and scenes of classical paintings into contemporary photographs of the city of Kiev. Through these digital collages, we can observe the simple daily life that nymphs, gods and goddesses would live if they have lived in our time.
The little Colombian city Guatapé owns mountains that attract many worldwide visitors. Among others, the “Rock of Guatapé” is a 220 meters high mountain that the tourists can climb by taking the 659 steps of stairs. Once they’re high, they can admire an impressive view on the landscape.
The Flyte is a project of levitating lamp launched by Swedish designer Simon Morris. With a LED bulb and an electromagnetic base, this wooden lamp floats above its platform that automatically puts it in the center. Its battery can be used 50 000 hours before getting down. A beautiful reference to Marty McFly’s hoverboard.
Here is the somptuous hotel Alila Jabal Akdhar, developed by the Oman Tourism Development Company SAOC and located between the majestic Al Hajar, in the Emirates. This resort is suspended 2000 meters above the sea level, in a desert zone. It offers amazing views on the Oman region : canyons, caves, valleys, gorges, hamlets and summits.
The April 28th 2015, french climber Alain Robert, also known as “Spiderman” has scaled the Montparnasse tower in Paris, holding the Nepal flag to show support for the victims after the earthquake. A beautiful initiative that will make an impact, to discover through Gonzalo Fuentes images.
Located in Kichijoji, near Tokyo, Japan, artist Kengo Kuma and associates adorned the surface of this bar-restaurant with a assortment of colored recycled cables. This amazing type of decoration gives to this place a wild and warm atmosphere. To discover through Erieta Attali’s photographs.
French artist Julien Salaud has installed new artworks for his project “Stellar Cave”. He elaborated illustrations with cotton threads that are illuminated by a UV light and represent sorts of constellations with mythology’s references. An exhibition to discover at the Hezliya Museum of Contemporary Art.
From April 14 to 19th 2015, Philippe Malouin“>Philippe Malouin has installed a set of swings inside Palazzo Serbelloni hall in Milano. The designer has created such an interactive installation in order to present different varieties of Caesar stones. Visitors could then play with swings while test out and observe the different materials.
The ingenious Dmitriy Morozov (also known as “::vtol::”) is the author of an impressive invention : “I/O”, a writing machine SX-4000 that he has changed to make it print selfies, instantaneously, from text and characters (ASCII system). His printer was introduced at the 101 Festival in Saint Petersbourg.
After being dormant since 1972, volcano Calbuco located in Chile suddenly woke up, causing a spectacular volcanic eruption. Hopefully no victime to deplore, however some places have been forced to evacuate. The images below illustrate the sweep of this explosion, transforming the landscape into chaotic ashes field.