Design

Sadie Hennessy’s ‘Strange Hungers’

Sadie Hennessy’s ‘Strange Hungers’

Nervous laughter was our first reaction when confronted with Hennessey’s work, but it wasn’t our last. View her captivating work and find out which of the major emotions you feel.



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We Love Stinky Poo

We Love Stinky Poo

“It’s cute to be bored,” according to the mother-and-daughter design duo behind Bored Inc., which transforms mundane subjects into memorable and endearing characters. Take, for instance, Stinky Poo — an adorable piece of sh*t (literally).



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Behind the Scenes of an Imaginary 19th Century Ballet

Behind the Scenes of an Imaginary 19th Century Ballet

Joanna Ebenstein’s “installation of artifacts and ephemera related to an imaginary 19th century ballet” is inspired by the true story of Hungarian doctor Ignaz Semmelweis, and his attempts to cure something called childbed fever, which ran rampant in his clinic at the time.



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Mario Kite Lights Up the Night

Mario Kite Lights Up the Night

Mark Rober lights up the night sky with an eight-bit Super Mario. Watch how he not only did it, but how you, too, can make your very own.



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Hello Kitty Ferris Wheel

Hello Kitty Ferris Wheel

Like it or not, Hello Kitty is a childhood legend, and the feline celebrity continues to pop up in some of the most delightfully unexpected places across the world, like this Ferris wheel on top of a Taiwanese shopping mall.



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Welcome to the Dream Mall

Welcome to the Dream Mall

Kaohsiung isn’t just Taiwan’s second-largest city: it’s also home to the Dream Mall, which features all kinds of odd shops you won’t find in your average occidental shopping mall.



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Dante’s Circles of Hell Created in LEGO

Dante’s Circles of Hell Created in LEGO

The underworld gets the LEGO treatment with this terrific take on Dante’s Inferno by artist Mihai Marius Mihu. It’s proof that the building blocks of Hell are more than a spoiled and wicked life.



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