Inspiring archive for 2015-11-19

Original NES Gaming System Reborn as the $499 Analogue Nt

(3 years ago)
Old-school video games fans, prepare yourselves! Analogue Nt is a modern Nintendo Entertainment System constructed from a solid block of aluminum. It will play any original NES and Famicon cartridges and connect to any original controllers because it’s built on … Continue reading →

Uplifting Video of the Day: Building a Clock to Chime New Tune Every Day for 10,000 Years

(3 years ago)
How does one build a clock that will last 10,000 years? Well, “the golden boy of MIT” Danny Hillis and his team of engineers/generational thinkers have some answers. In fact, The Clock of the Long Now is already under construction and … Continue reading →

Artist Profile: “Doze Green Arklandia Dreamstate” by Mike Popso

(3 years ago)
Great portrait of artist Doze Green by my buddy, Detroit-based filmmaker, Mike Popso. I’ve been a fan of Doze for a long time; his artwork was the reason I blind-bought albums like Deeper Concentration 2 in high school. A lot has changed … Continue reading →

Music Video: Total Makeover “Self Destructive”

(3 years ago)
Sweet yet not so simple music video for Brooklyn band, Total Makeover’s synth-laden track. Directed by Phillip Van, “Self Destructive” is a kind of classic boy-meets-girl narrative. Only this time around it’s more like boys-meet-girls as our love-struck hero literally fights … Continue reading →

Artist Spotlight: Angela Gram

(3 years ago)
Stunning shattered animal portraits by New Jersey-based artist Angela Gram. Gram studied at the Rhode Island School of Design (BFA) and the New York Academy of Art (MFA). More images below.

Artist Spotlight: Tim Lahan

(3 years ago)
Collages by New York-based artist and illustrator Tim Lahan (who I’ve featured many many times). More images below.

Aint-Bad Magazine’s Ode to the Self-ie

(3 years ago)
Each issue of the bi-annual art photography magazine, Aint-Bad, focuses on a specific theme or cultural observation. The subject of their latest issue: the selfie! As they’re quick to note: “Some surprising things happen when you put out a bold, seemingly dangerous, … Continue reading →

Trippy Animation of the Day: Unknown Mortal Orchestra “Necessary Evil”

(3 years ago)
Deceptively cute video, directed by Los Angeles-based artist/filmmaker Sean Solomon, for Unknown Mortal Orchestra’s dreamy track “Necessary Evil.” Fantastic animation work by Kirby Allen, Rachel Paek, Mark Ingram, Meghan Tryon, and Sarah Schmidt. Watch below as love goes wrong. Or … Continue reading →


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