Category results for: Art & Design

Uber Previews New San Francisco Headquarters

Ride sharing service Uber is itself riding high, coming off a recent valuation rated at a mind-boggling $50 billion. The company’s growth has occasioned the need for new and expanded digs, which are scheduled to open in late 2017 or early 2018. The new headquarters, located in San …

Nike Opens Flatbush Community Store in Brooklyn

Nike has opened its first New York Community Store, located on the intersection of Nostrand and Flatbush Avenues. As with all Nike Community Stores, forging ties to the local community is integral, an initiative supported by a hiring policy that mandates that at least 80 percent of store employees must …

DURKL Opens Maketto, Its First Flagship Store

The crew at DURKL has opened its first flagship store, a 5,600 sq ft communal space called Maketto. Located in Washington D.C., the project was three years in the making and combines a retail store with a restaurant, cafe, and bar experience. Along with DURKL, the shop …

BMW Celebrates 40 Years of BMW Art Cars

Back in 1975, French racing driver and art enthusiast Hervé Poulain came up with the idea to distinguish his race car with a new design, and he turned to his artist friend Alexander Calder. Jochen Neerpasch, the BMW Motorsport Director at the time, eventually became involved with the project, and …

Mad Max: Fury Road Vehicles Recreated in LEGO

With the movie still sweaping the box office and fans still coming down from their high, one creative builder has found a way for you to bring a bit of the magic home with these Mad Max: Fury Road vehicles recreated in LEGO form. Using readily available …

A Dialogue With James Jarvis and Haroshi | Video

A new video feature, entitled “Dialogue With James Jarvis and Haroshi,” tells the inside story about how Jarvis’ “No More Negative Space” exhibition at Tokyo’s HHH Gallery came to materialize. Japanese sculptor Haroshi describes originally bonding with the British illustrator/designer through a love of skateboarding, and upon opening …

Back to the Future Poster From Mondo

Mondo, purveyors of limited edition screen printed posters, has been known for creating some incredible pieces that pay homage to beloved classic and contemporary films, television shows and comics. Recently, they unveiled a Back to the Future poster by artist Tom Whalen, which will be shown at …

Lufthansa Collaborates with Mercedes-Benz VIP Aircraft Cabins

Unless you’ve got buckets of cash, the idea of air travel usually causes you to shutter. In an effort to demonstrate just what the future could hold, Lufthansa brought in the team from Mercedes-Benz to help design a more refined and relaxing VIP space for their short …

The Lexus Billboard That Talks Back

In this Lexus billboard campaign, the luxury carmaker isn’t just hoping to make an impression on you, they’re hoping you take things personally. Live now in Austrailia, the new Lexus billboard campaign sees what is probably the most sophisticated and interactive advertisements to-date highlighting “This is the …