30 artistic examples of defaced money.
30 artistic examples of defaced money.
This artist makes it look so easy.
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In a global first, a lucky Belgian competition winner has traveled into the depths of the black stuff in the first ever Guinness Deep Sea Bar.
Evelyne Gridelet, 30, of Seraing, Belgium, won the incredible trip in the futuristic custom-built Guinness submarine as part of the Guinness Experiences competition, held during the global Guinness 250 celebrations.
Along with her husband, Arnaud Splendore and sister, Virginie Gridelet, Evelyne was flown to Sweden for an unforgettable four-day trip to explore the remote island of Högmarsö in the Stockholm Archipelago. Set against a winter wonderland, the highlight of their adventure, which took place during the last week of January 2010, was travelling to the bottom of the Baltic Sea in the Guinness Deep Sea Bar which was designed and modified exclusively exclusively for the trip, and raising a glass to Arthur Guinness.
An artist has recreated a pub from the UK soap Coronation Street to celebrate the show's 50th anniversary.
The pub, which stand at 2.2m tall and 4.4m wide, was created by artist Lennie Payne. He used 135 loaves of bread, 26 crumpets and 24 pancakes. [via]
Artist Pete Dungey has come up with a novel way of fixing potholes. He's turned some of them into mini gardens.
Ukraine's Got Talent gets this amazing sand artist, we get Susan Boyle.
A selection of images showing the extravagant interior of the Burj Khalifa - the world's tallest building.
Someone on Etsy is selling a 'unicorn' that's made from a lamb that died of natural causes. Yours for $975 + $120 shipping.
A creative advert showing the features of the Google Chrome browser.
Google Doodles that you may not have seen.
Volkswagen discover that you can make more people use stairs if you make them more interesting.
Odosketch provides an online canvas where you can sketch your own art. Each work of art is recorded so that you see how they are created.
Faces in Places is a photographic collection of faces found in everyday places.
Tom Hill is a 23 year-old self-taught sculptor who creates life-size animal sculptures using nothing but recycled horseshoes.
His website shows a selection of his sculptures including horses, elephants, camels, birds, dogs and big cats.
LogoBlink has published a huge post about the history and use of the McDonald's logo.
Liu Bolin from Shandong, eastern China, uses his body as a blank canvas on which he paints to merge with whatever is behind him. You can view some of his work here.
Classic arcade games recreated with Lego.
A collection of Lego art made by New York-based artist Nathan Sawaya.
You've seen the video, now you can buy the cross stitch pattern.
A really well made tiltshift video of the Mardi Gras.
It may be ugly, but how convenient would it be to have all those plug sockets. [via]
A North Carolina man is facing criminal charges for creating an amusing piece of public art from construction barrels.
Joseph Carnevale destroyed three road blocking barrels, worth $360, by cutting and screwing them together to form a statue.
The Smoking Gun has more (along with a mugshot). [Thanks Tod]
This must have taken an age to produce. [via @shotbykim]
An interview with Morris Cassanova (aka Mr Chicken) who designs and makes signs for most of the fried chicken shops in the UK. He estimates 90% of fried chicken outlets in London use his signs.
Rick's a taxidermist and he sells stuffed squirrels. What's unique about these stuffed squirrels is that many come with GI Joe accessories and little fake cigarettes.
You can view a gallery of Rick's creations here.
A collection of incredible 3D murals painted on the sides of buildings. Some are so realistic (e.g. the Cafe Trompe L'oeil, in San Jose, California) you would be forgiven for thinking that they were part of the building.
'Your Logo Makes Me Barf' has some shockingly bad logos.
21 blockbuster movies recreated in Lego.
I love how Vimeo have integrated this Honda advert into their site. I'd definitely watch more adverts if they were as creative.
Can't advertising companies come up with something original? [via]