Archive for December 2009
I think everybody has one genre of art that calls to them more than others, and for me it’s photorealism because it makes me nostalgic in a way that actual photographs can’t. These paintings by Gregory Thielker transported me straight away back to Sunday family drives in the country and Christmas shopping trips into town as a small child, and in more recent years, comfortable silences on the long drives toward and away from lost weekends.
Above And Below
Coming To A Complete Stop
Under The Unminding Sky
Mass Pike Toll
I never knew I needed one of these little gizmo’s until I discovered it…. the potential uses for this are endless. For instance – just in case you feel you haven’t nagged your children quite enough about doing their homework or cleaning their room, you can now drive the message home via the medium of toast. If your house is being bugged (for reasons which are your own business), sensitive information can still be exchanged silently over breakfast, and the evidence eaten. Have the last word in an argument… I could go on.
This award winning traffic direction design for the Eureka Tower Carpark in Melbourne is by graphic designer Axel Peemoeller. Simple and brilliant…. I’d love to try something like this in my house :P. Check out more of Axel’s intriguing projects here – even his website is lots of fun to navigate!