To celebrate spring and some medieval traditions, “Las Mayas” ceremony took place the May 10, 2015 in the streets of Madrid, Spain. For this, girls between 7 and 11 are chosen as “Maya” and have to stay a couple of hours sit down on a flowery altar and then go to the church for the ceremony. To discover through Daniel Ochoa de Olza‘s photographs.
Among the insolite houses that we can find on Airbnb, here’s a house that floats on the Thames River in London. This residence heights 7 meters for a 70 tonnes weight ; it features two bedrooms, a bathroom, a living room and a garden with an apple tree. The neighborhood is simply Chelsea, Westminster and Canary Wharf. This house offers new perspectives to the city and you can rent it until 22nd May.
Thomas Lohr is a photographer passionated by birds. For his book “Birds”, he wanted to adopt an abstract and close point of view to show these fascinating and inspiring creatures. He has captured closely the plumages of different kinds of birds to seize all the reflections and patterns that are drawn on each feather.
Cloud 9 is a unique bar concept. It’s like a floating platform of a 100 persons capacity, anchored in the middle of the Pacific Ocean bordering Fidji, offshore of Australia. It offers possibility to moor your boat to enjoy a refreshment in a environment bored by turquoise and transparent water.
Rogier Wieland imagined, for LEGO China, an adventure created and told by a child with a lot of imagination. During three minutes the beholder follows the little hero, a young snake, occupied to save his quiet city. No limited-imagination of the child contraste with the quantity of LEGO products he owns. A tender creation that won’t miss to make you smile.
Artist Kay Sekimachi makes sculptures and bowls with leaves skeletons of trees, inspiring by ancestral techniques of her country : Japan. These leaves of maple are maintained thanks to Kozo paper, a coating of watercolor and Krylon. From 3rd July, she will be exhibited at the Bellevue Arts Museum.
Movie maker Clemens Wirth who also made a short video in which he experimented gravity laws, offers this time a short movie he made during his road trip in Ireland. Roads, maritime and rural landscapes come one after an other with the rhythm of the track Talisco’s track named “Your Wish”. A really invitation to go there.