Sleeves for the iPhone are available in every single material and colour. The ‘WePhone’ (the public phone), to the contrary, has never had such a fancy jacket. Of course we spotted the upcoming knitting trend over last years. And this here might not be the first public space knitting event. But now we’ve got to report it, as it starts to get very close to architecture. A whole new facade was made for this phone booth in Westminster, London. More information on the process and techniques could be find on the (very neat) Knit the City blog.
How’s the aura of my neighborhood today? How are people around me feeling? Recently launched iPhone app Glow attempts to give an answer to these issues by mapping of feelings and sentiments in urban districts. Glow lets you easily share your feelings using a simple star-based rating system. Feelings are then geolocated and tagged to…Read more →
New York’s Museum of Modern Art running art project Atlantic Pacific is a nice gift to the city’s subway travellers. For more than a month, MoMA takes over Brooklyn’s Atlantic Avenue/Pacific Street subway station, filling it with replicas of over 50 artworks in the MoMA collection. A true pop-up gallery!Read more →
A great invisible hotel designed by Architects Tham + Videgard Hansson Arkitekter will be hanging hidden in the trees in the woods of Harads, Sweden. The project will be launched within half a year.Read more →
‘I Hate Perfume’ is the name of an innovative line of fragrances, which is totally different from traditional perfumes. Perfume maker and natural nose Christopher Brosius hates perfume. Or, te be more precise, he hates traditional perfumes, which he calls an arrogant slap in the face from across the room. And he’s right. Nobody likes…Read more →