“Agenda 2011” by Swiss designer Julie Joliat. It contains more than 50 connect-the-dot puzzles revealing famous art pieces, and a whole slew of other useful things like a wine chart. I want one. Agenda 2011 by Julie Joliat via:
Love this little animation, promoting life drawing classes at using the participants’ drawings! Watch below!
A robot eats a city in this new Flying Lotus video, directed by Cyriak. Love how different this is from that other Flying Lotus video, .
Love this fashion set by Baldovino Barani. The colour palette reminds me of . Would love to see more films get wild in the costume design department.
I love seeing pages from illustrators’ sketchbooks and these are amazing! Mattias Adolfsson is an illustrator living in Sigtuna, just outside of Stockholm, Sweden. More images below.
Animation by Katie Armstrong for Radical Dads. Watch below!
For the last 15 years, Odyssey Works have specialized in single-audience performances: studying the life of a single individual and then orchestrating the kind of intimate and immersive experiences their audiences-of-one never forget. Many are said to go on to change jobs or commit to loved ones afterward. So who better to write a guide book for creating life-changing moments? Check out the video below for more information on their Kickstarter!
Here’s a fantastic hand-drawn animation by Masaki Okuda. I love everything about it, the expressive style, the story, the sounds, everything. I wish I made this. Watch below!
Japanese artist Taisuke Mohri’s series sees the artist’s pencil drawings displayed beneath cracked panes of real glass. I love the playful, almost magic, quality in this idea. More images below.
Drawings by William Crump. New York.
New York-based dancers Flizzo, Opt, Jay Donn, Sedo, and Danny respond to the afrobeat rhythms of Fela Kuti by ‘flexing’, a style of dance that came out of East Brooklyn. Watch “Fela Flex”, directed by Dominick Sheldon, below! Dancers: Flizzo Jay Donn Opt Sedo Danni Director: Dominick Sheldon | Lion Dolo Films Director of Photography: Christopher Bisagni Okayafrica: Producer: Allison Swank ROOT Studios: Production Director: Kip McQueen Capture Producer: Joshua Steen Camera Operator: Eythan Maidhof First AC: Ed Barnes Second AC: Chris Bye DIT: Alex Strohmeier Grips: Rob Hubert, Jon Ervin, Austin Kennedy Producers: Sarah Reynolds & Abbey Zembower Production Assistants: Payal Parikh & Peggy Gertner Hair & Make-Up: Donna Kim & Cathy Foster Styling: Leah Snow Clothing: Diesel Set Designer: Whitney Hellesen Post Production: MAAVVEN Post Production Supervisor: Dina Ciccotello Editor: Holle Singer at Consulate Colorist: Clark Muller at Incendio VFX: Cully Bunker Online Editor: Skulleys Music: FELA KUTI “Zombie”
Self-portraits by Undoboy, currently showing at W+K.
Artist Faust continues to produce work that is equal parts classic calligraphy and New York graffiti. Love this series of calligraphic scripts on the hoods and windows of random cars. More images below.
Last month I completely missed posting this fantastic video by director Jesse Kanda and producer Arca. I’ve featured Kanda’s work before and Arca you may know from that mind-melting mixtape. The two have created a feast for the ears and eyes for SSENSE. Enjoy “Fluid Silhouettes” below.
A selection of drawings by artist Johan Barrios, found via our More images below.