FAIR TRADE by PINKO : BAGS FOR ETHIOPIA 6 bags for 6 tribes – 70€ In the ‘90s the Pinko Bags were a big hit for the company, a source of pure fashion fun for an entire generation of women. Today’s version of the product – Pinko Bags for Ethiopia – takes the original idea to new heights, infuses it with wonderfully fresh significance. “All the patterns are unique, hold some social meaning, capture a sense of whimsy and/or reveal an […]
What could easily have been mistaken for a raging block party in the Tenderloin of San Francisco last Saturday night, was actually Vol. 1 of Rise Japan – a collaborative effort of galleries Heist, Kokoro Studio and Japanese art collective S.I.R. The event raised money to provide aid for those affected by Japan’s earthquake and Tsunami. 100% of the proceeds of the 100+ artists who donated their work went to the Artists Help Japan Earthquake & Tsunami Fund founded by […]
Manor Grunewald is an autodidactic artist. His path towards paper and canvas is defined by painting and drawing, by the action itself rather than by the technical approach, fed and infected by his earlier creative work as a graffiti artist. He is now more than ever looking for new possibilities to challenge and expand the classical constraints of the canvas. He wants to break with the rules and structures inherent in his medium. Looking at his work one cannot help […]
The Hoverboard is a project made by Nils guadagnin, a young french artist. This work is born in 2008 for an exhibition named “Back To the future”. It is a copy of the hoverboard from the movie Back to the Future II. Integrated into the board and the plinth is an electromagnetic system which levitates the board. A laser system stabilises the object in the air.