post yesterday about JR's work. Went and check out his latest exhibition opening at 18Gallery on the Bund tonight in Shanghai. JR himself (+team) was at the gallery and I managed to catch him to ask a few questions that I was keen for answers on. I also found out the locations of some of his Shanghai pieces. 736
Craig Schuftan) that so many of our latest trends and our brave new 'future' world is actually just clever re-packaging of the past. Especially when it comes to media... 732
London Design Festival. Below are some of my favourite musical products Suzuki has created over the last few years...including a musical kettle, which looks more like a guitar than a kitchen appliance. 706
On the surface, Mumbai (formerly Bombay) is true to the imaginative representations of popular fiction. But chaos, noise and filth are merely birthmarks on India’s biggest and most diverse city. Offensive contradictions coexist harmoniously in its flesh. But its dusty old soul rewards persistent open-mindedness and brave curiosity...Continue reading this article on the Qantas Travel Blog and check out the featured photo gallery.
GOrilla bicycle company and currently working on a number of his own projects. Stay tuned to his new blog for updates. Motor-paced training refers to act of riding very close behind a van or motorcycle (with the rider providing the windbreak) and using the slipstream to reach speeds of up to 100km/h. It's one of the toughest cycling sessions a rider can do. As you'll see in the video, Patrick reaches 83km/h on on his carbon track bike. Update: Tips on Motor-paced training. And some beautiful still shots from Ian White.
[October 12, 2010] George Michael has been released from prison after serving half of an eight-week sentence for crashing his car while under the influence of cannabis. [via Guardian]To mark this day, here's Lindsay Anderson's "Foreign Skies" documentary of Wham!'s 1985 China tour. Wham! was the first western band to tour China, consummating the 10-day tour with a show, attended by 10,000 screaming fans at the Workers' Gymnasium in Beijing. 621