Wash Away Covid with Artist Nir Hod’s Nothing Lasts Forever Soaps

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Israeli artist Nir Hod has released “Nothing Lasts Forever” bar soaps, 20% of whose proceeds go to support the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) which provides Covid relief (more…)

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Ugly Christmas Sweater Face Masks!

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It’s beginning to look a lot like a Covid Christmas. With US cases rising dramatically in a third wave, we aren’t yet able to gather round the yule log or sing Christmas carols, for fear of breathing on one another. Instead along with mittens, earmuffs and other winter wear, we will be donning face masks. So here are a few that ought to get you – or those looking at you- into the holiday spirit. (more…)

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The Flaming Lips (and Audience) in Covid-Safe Giant Bubbles

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Performing at the Criterion in their hometown of Oklahoma City this past week, The Flaming Lips tested out a new pandemic-safe concert idea where both the performers AND each audience member were encased in giant inflatable bubbles as the band promoted their new album American Head, while simultaneously shooting a video. (more…)

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An Art Collection For Your Face. MOCA Artist-Designed Face Masks.

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MOCA, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, has launched a collection of nine limited-production, Artist-Designed Face Masks (and one of their own) whose proceeds directly support the museum. (more…)

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Life With Covid in Miniature by Tatsuya Tanaka

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Photographer, writer and creator Tatsuya Tanaka, Master of the miniature narrative, has a “Stay Safe” series of his daily dinky dioramas. (more…)

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PLEX’EAT Personal Dining Protection by Christophe Gernigon Studio

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This unusual time, when the entire world has been subject to confinement due to the Covid-19 pandemic, has pushed some creative thinkers to devise innovative solutions to the problems we’ve been forced to face. One of those is the PLEX’EAT, a personal dining protection device conceived of by French designer and interior decorator Christophe Gernigon. (more…)

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