Archive for February, 2013

Thailand Fever

February 27, 2013 by

My month-long vacation begins in England, then Thailand for 2.5 weeks, and finally 1 week in Sri Lanka. I am so excited to visit Chiang Mai, Phuket, Bangkok, and Phi Phi Island. We splurged a bit a decided to stay at the Viking Natures Resort (staying in tree houses!) on Phi Phi Island. (Image Source).

Stone Paper

February 22, 2013 by

To “Save the Trees” an Italian company developed a stone based (calcium carbonate in limestone) paper “Repap” – it doesn’t need water to print or bleach since it’s naturally white. Next thing you know we’ll be wearing shirts that read “Save the Stones”. Jokes aside, this is super cool! (Image Source)

The Happy Show

February 19, 2013 by

I finally got the chance to go see The Happy Show last week and it was amazing! Stefan Sagmeister says this show will not make you happier, but looking at his typography projects sure did make me happy! (Image Source)

Amazing Paper Pieces

February 13, 2013 by

Artist Li Hongbo has created some amazing sculptures out of paper. By hand gluing thousands of sheets of paper together, he has created what looks like plaster sculptures or other items, but act like slinkys. You can view the gallery exhibit here or watch here. (Image Source).

Mood Indigo

February 4, 2013 by

The trailer for Michel Gondry’s new film, Mood Indigo, has been recently released. Audrey Tautou and Gondry at last. Vive le cinéma! (Image Source)