18 Extraordinary Hotels That Will Make You Want To Visit China

July 14, 2014 Architecture
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It seems there is an ongoing architectural war being waged between the countries of China and Dubai with each country vying to create the most dramatic hotels possible. The Yanqi Lake Kempinski Hotel, Beijing appears like a massive ball, or snail about to enter the lake. The Sheraton Huzhou Hot Spring Resort will stun you with its […]

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Did This Artist Go Too Far? Shreds $1 Million To Illustrate Point

July 13, 2014 Art
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Imagine you just picked up $1 million dollars in US cash. You’re holding it in your hands, admiring the money. Then in a creative frenzy you drop it into a shredder, turning it into tiny flakes of paper, just to illustrate a point. Then, you head down to Argentina, pick up 11 million pesos, the equivalent […]

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What Ikea Did To Sell Their New Collection Of Products On Instagram Is Simply Amazing

July 11, 2014 Branding
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Ikea Russia has attempted a new idea in retail genius but tapping into the power of Instagram to create their showroom online. They created the Ikea_PS_2014 feed that highlights their latest product offerings, plus tied them to additional feeds that showcase their individual product lines. The result is an Ikea website within Instagram that allows […]

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29 Satellite Images That Shatter Your Visions of Earth

July 11, 2014 Art
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The world is very, very different from space than it appears from our vantage point on the sidewalks and streets. From miles above the earth, a new symmetry, elegance, and beauty is found that does not appear to exist at ground level. In this series of 29 images from the Daily Overview project, we get […]

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Girl Draws Hilarious Images On Her Mirror And Captures Them On Instagram

July 10, 2014 Art
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Mirrorsme on Instagram has turned mirror selfies into an art form that few others can match, until you see what she’s doing. This clever artist, photographer, and fun-lover paints scenes on her mirror that wrap her in costumes and locales in her own mirror. Mirrorsme then takes a classic mirror-selfie, but with her the star […]

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Artist Carves Incredible Architectual Sculptures In Marble and Stone

July 10, 2014 Design
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Sculptor Matthew Simmonds takes solid marble and granite stones and transforms them into magnificent architectural creations in miniature. The solid boulders change from their rough outer surface into elegant historic buildings with marble pillars, smooth walkways, glistening walls, and intricate decor. The smooth surfaces bring out a warmth and glow that makes us wonder about […]

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Are Aliens Invading or Has Filthy Luker Launched Another Art Attack

July 10, 2014 Art
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Street artist, Filthy Luker, knows how to turn a city into a rampaging alien invaded scene. When Filthy Luker arrives in town, you may suddenly find tentacles coming out of windows, climbing down the walls from the roof, or exploding from other odd places. If that is not enough, you will find massive eyeballs peering […]

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New Yorkers Bad Dinner Habits Caught on Camera. Can You Relate?

July 10, 2014 Art
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Guilty! I suspect almost everyone looking at these interesting pictures from photographer Miho Aikawa is having almost the same reaction. The “I eat like that”, reaction. Miho stepped into the lives of a group of New York residents to discover how they really eat dinner. Do they sit down with family and friends to enjoy […]

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Finally, Someone Has Designed A Spill-Proof Coffee Cup Lid

July 10, 2014 Design
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A Seattle based company, Vaporpath, decided it was time to upgrade lids for disposable cups so coffee drinkers could really enjoy their coffee on the go. The result is a new lid that reduces dripping, splash-outs, and improves the drinking experience. The lid looks similar to many of the dark colored disposable lids on the […]

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Amazing Triple Lightning Strike Hits Three Chicago Skyscrapers Simultaneously

July 10, 2014 Art
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Photographer Craig Shimala is a master at catching fantastic shots with his time-lapse photography, but recently he caught a site most people would believe is a once in a lifetime shot. During a raging thunderstorm, Craig captured three bolts of lightning simultaneously hitting three of the tallest buildings in Chicago. The sky exploded in light […]

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