In his ongoing series of photorealistic oil paintings called the Aging Superhero, Swedish artist Andreas Englund takes us into the candidly humorous life of an anonymous superhero who has probably seen better days. Though he still puts up a tough fight, the wear and tear of battling crime has taken its toll on this elderly […]
To encourage better subway etiquette on the Tube, Transport For London launched ‘Travel Better London’, an initiative where poetry will be used to promote good subway manners.
Hot Wheels has done a lot of cool advertising lately, but you have to love the wonderful simplicity and craft of this new poster from Ogilvy & Mather in Mumbai for the toy carmaker’s Safari series. It was written and art directed by Pramod Chavan. Credits below. CREDITS Client: Hot Wheels Agency: Ogilvy & Mather, Mumbai, India […]
The New Yorker magazine has thrown its support behind the Supreme Court’s decision to repeal a key section of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), earlier this week, by unveiling an equal marriage themed Sesame Street cover. The cover features Bert and Ernie embracing on a sofa, while an image of the US Supreme Court Justices appears […]
Mark Webber‘s Paris map demonstrates another long creative process, combining lengthy walks around the city with 800 hours of carving to produce this linocut map. More examples – including Amsterdam, London and New York – can be seen on his website: markandrewwebber.com
In an interview with CNN’s Piers Morgan on Sunday, former Growing Pains star Kirk Cameron called homosexuality “unnatural,” and a behavior that is “ultimately destructive to so many of the foundations of civilization.” We’ve heard that many species of nonhuman animals engage in gay sex, which calls into question the first part of Cameron’s statement. […]
Exhausted from the mid-week slump? Not the folks at Huffington Post, whose office has not one but two nap rooms. Founder Arianna Huffington advocates for all things sleep-related and for good reason — naps can decrease drowsiness, increase alertness and benefit a person’s overall health. As this illustration from Daily Infographic shows, humans consolidate sleeping time for a long period at […]