04.11.15 by Staff

Genius Invention of the Day: Computerized Tape Gun Turns Adhesive Tape into Building Material

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Kinda like a highly-advanced tape gun, only one that gives you a sense of how furniture will look/feel in your home before you go to the hassle of installing it. Video of the Protopiper by German tech university Hasso Plattner Institute’s The Human Computer Interaction Lab below!

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30.10.15 by Jeff

Photographer Spotlight: Stefan Haehnel

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A selection of photos by Berlin-based photographer Stefan Haehnel. More images below.

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27.08.15 by Staff

Illustrator Spotlight: Björn Griesbach

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Perfectly creepy illustrations by German artist Björn Griesbach. More images below!

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27.07.15 by Staff

Artist Spotlight: Torben Giehler

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Colourful and slightly abstract geometrical landscapes by German artist Torben Giehler. See more images from Giehler’s “Mountainscapes” series below.

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15.07.15 by Jeff

Illustrator Spotlight: Paul Paetzel

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Works by Berlin-based illustrator Paul Paetzel. More images below.

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14.05.15 by Kimi Hamada

Review: Earthling by Aisha Franz

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There’s a short story by Madeleine Thien called “A Map of the City.” In that story the narrator talks about a furniture shop her father owned when she was growing up. She loved going there so much she used to pretend to be sick in order to stay home from school and be taken to the store instead. She would lounge on a plastic lawn chair in a doorless storage closet with a little curtain pulled closed for privacy. During one of those times a customer stumbles upon her:

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23.04.15 by Jeff

Damien Tran

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Collages by Berlin-based artist Damien Tran. More images below.

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30.12.14 by Jeff

Mural of the Day: DALeast in Berlin

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My talented friend, DALeast, painted this stunner in Berlin not too long ago. Definitely one of my favs this year. More images below.

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