BBDO Brazil and director Cisma created this clever stop motion video that tells the story of life “from love to bingo” for client Getty Images. Patient research work involving more than 5 thousand photographs from the Getty Images library of 38 million images resulted in this 1 minute film. Six months were spent in the process and creation of this clever video.
Address is Approximate
Address is Approximate is a A Google Street View Stop Motion Animation film by UK filmmaker Tom Jenkins. Music is by Cinematic Orchestra (the track is Arrival of the Birds). This touching short film makes me smile.
Scattered Crowd: Thousands of White Balloons Suspended by William Forsythe
Artist, dancer, and choreographer William Forsythe has traveled with his audio/visual installation Scattered Crowd, created with thousands of suspended balloons in galleries, museums, banks and other architecturally significant spaces. Forsythe refers to the work as being “an air-borne landscape of relationship, of distance, of humans and emptiness, of coalescence and decision”. His next installation will next appear at Bockenheimer Depot in Frankfurt, Germany in 2013.
Amazing Fabric House Models
South Korean artist Do Ho Suh has created an astonishing series of large-scale fabric models of homes he has lived in. The models are on display at his solo exhibition, “Home Within Home,” which runs through June 3 at the Leeum Samsung Museum of Art in Seoul. These fabric models are simply amazing and awe-inspiring.
6 Rules of Modern Poster Design
Check out Travis Pitts’ spot-on analysis/rant of modern movie poster design. View more of his work in his Flickr photostream.
Color Sticker Explosion
For an installation at the Gallery of Modern Art in Brisbane, artist Yayoi Kusama made a totally white room and gave colored dot stickers to all the visiting children and let them stick them wherever they wanted. It’s a color explosion!
Digital TRON House to be built
During Milan Design Week next month (April 11-17, 2011), Disney will partner with Corian to recreate the glassy, futuristic set from Disney’s Tron Legacy that captured better reviews from design writers—who were naturally enchanted with production team’s use of midcentury furniture—than the movie itself did from critics. Check out renderings here.
- Welcome to the creepily awesome Tron home (news.cnet.com)
Colorful Apartment Murals
Ramenskoye, a town southeast of Moscow, Russia has these apartment buildings completely covered with giant, colorful murals.
Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
Tickets to Coachella 2007 go on sale tomorrow, Saturday, January 27 at 10am Pacific time through all Ticketmaster locations, online or charge by phone. Three day passes are $249. Single day passes are $85. Keep in mind this does not include Ticketmaster fees, which (unfortunately) are always pretty steep.
Headlining this year are Rage Against the Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Bjork. Check out the full lineup of artists here. For more information, check out the Coachella website.