This is like a puzzle to me. I make sure that all the objects are properly aligned to maximize the effect of motion, then add, step back, add something else, step back again and then maybe remove a piece. I keep on going until the piece looks completely formed but not overly dense…When my sculptures are observed from a distance, they represent the great beauty and harmony in our community. Through my sculptures I believe that I transmit a message of hope. “ 

Japanese Artist Sayaka Ganz on her animal sculptures made out of discarded plastic. Recycling at its finest….

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"To be frank, we’re a Mad Men party in a Modern Family world."

GOP strategist Chuck Warren in an email earlier today.

Come now Chuck… right sentiment…but as if you guys look that good in a suit.

So much to do… so little done at my desk….

So much to do… so little done at my desk….

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SOrry friends and tumblr folks for my long absence… I have been making babies (due next week) and finishing off a degree (dissertation handed in on Tuesday thank you very much), both of which have meant the only time left in the oh-so-short-days has been used sleeping, eating spaghetti with bottarga (don’t ask) and pondering how a human stomach could ever become so very much like a beach ball…. I am likely to go AWOL again next week, but I hope only briefly while I take time out to meet my daughter, and in the meantime I give you this….trampoline bridge in Paris… for all the darkness in the world, it’s trampoline bridges which convince me that bringing new humans into it is still a reasonable proposition…..

SOrry friends and tumblr folks for my long absence… I have been making babies (due next week) and finishing off a degree (dissertation handed in on Tuesday thank you very much), both of which have meant the only time left in the oh-so-short-days has been used sleeping, eating spaghetti with bottarga (don’t ask) and pondering how a human stomach could ever become so very much like a beach ball…. I am likely to go AWOL again next week, but I hope only briefly while I take time out to meet my daughter, and in the meantime I give you this….trampoline bridge in Paris… for all the darkness in the world, it’s trampoline bridges which convince me that bringing new humans into it is still a reasonable proposition…..

simplypi:

Modern Light Bulbs by Plumen

simplypi:

Modern Light Bulbs by Plumen

serendipity2012:

Elle Mexico November 2011

serendipity2012:

Elle Mexico November 2011

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neako:

Ad Reinhardt  New York 1966

neako:

Ad Reinhardt  New York 1966

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snkswm:

1200 bike sculpture. (via Fast Company)

snkswm:

1200 bike sculpture. (via Fast Company)

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for instance,’ [meryl streep] says, forking at a bread-crumbed oyster, ‘we are taught about benedict arnold, the first traitor in america, but i’ve never heard—until i went onto the [national women’s history museum] web site—about deborah sampson, the first woman to take a bullet for her nation….

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nosecretsbetweensailors:

Both of ‘em, but the gentleman on the left is spot on.
melancholiceuphoria:

GQ STYLE Tweed feature outtake photo
Model: Nick Appleton & Paul Bommer
Photo: Andreas Larsson
Styling: Julian Ganio
(My favourite from the whole shoot)

nosecretsbetweensailors:

Both of ‘em, but the gentleman on the left is spot on.

melancholiceuphoria:

GQ STYLE Tweed feature outtake photo

Model: Nick Appleton & Paul Bommer

Photo: Andreas Larsson

Styling: Julian Ganio

(My favourite from the whole shoot)

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thomforsyth:

Ladder for Booker T. Washington | Martin Puryear
Modern Art Museum, Fort Worth Texas
Photography: David Woo

thomforsyth:

Ladder for Booker T. Washington | Martin Puryear

Modern Art Museum, Fort Worth Texas

Photography: David Woo

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