Back on the impressive Olympic torch that was lit during the opening ceremony on July 27. The design and structure of this flame have been designed by Thomas Heatherwick, and consists of 204 brass petals representing the nations present at the Games London Olympics.
The photographer Olaf Mueller has an incredible talent. Whether to compose surrealist photographs or capture of top models for advertising campaigns of luxury, it still manages to bring a touch of strange and unreal. Snapshots from different worlds and its projects to discover later in the article.
Christian Dior unveils its new commercial called “Secret Garden – Versailles”. Directed by Inez & Vinoodh, this video shows us models Daria Strokus, Melissa Stasiuk and Xiao Wen Ju in evolving in the gardens of Versailles and “La Galerie des Glaces”. Punctuated by a video “Enjoy The Silence” Depeche Mode’s music, discover it in this article.
Canadian photographer Sara Cwynar invites us to discover these pictures of together objects she had collected for a decade and arranged by color. This miscellany of objects and give a visual appearance very successful in discovering in photographs in the following article and Cole Cooper Gallery in Toronto until August 18, 2012.
The Russian artist Alexey Bednij provides us with impressive photographic manipulations, playing with shadows on talent. Illustrating real patchwork between black and white silhouettes and shadows, rendering us into a universe simple and very successful, with visuals perfectly executed. More after the jump.
Homage to the Lost Spaces is a very successful installation of Mike Hewson, a New Zealand artist. The latter has taken parties of buildings in the city of Christchurch that were destroyed in an earthquake in 2011. Using a very realistic style, the result looks very realistic and visually very successful. More after the jump.
Zach King, also known as the Final Cut King, decided to make a tribute to Super Mario Bros. and Pac Man by creating this stop-motion video. Requiring over 7000 post-its for the occasion, it manages to bring out the most famous plumber in the world and brings it to life in a video to discover in the sequel.
This Solar Aircraft called HB-SIA Solar Impulse promoted the potential of solar energy by traversing almost 6,000 km on his first trip intercontinental round-trip between Europe and Africa. With a simple and minimalist design, this plane experimental solar by Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg.
Coca‑Cola has commissioned an Olympic Park Pavilion designed by up-and-coming architects www.pernilla-asif.com to celebrate the best of British youth. Called Coca-Cola Beatbox, this pavillon will enable people to play, interacting with sounds embedded within the building and its architecture. More to see in images.
Mansory, a Swiss company specializing in improving car models, presents this amazing Lamborghini LP700-4 Aventador. Named Carbonado in reference to the rare black diamonds in Africa and Brazil, this special car presented in Geneva is limited to 6 copies and present a beautiful look, with various elements in carbon fiber.