Broken Things & Nomad Patterns by Livia Marin

London-based Chilean artist Livia Marin explores the nature of our relationship between everyday objects and material possessions in an era dominated by mass-production, homogeneity and global circulation. (more…)

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When Nature Calls, Clark Sorensen Answers With Flower Urinals.

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I once had a boyfriend who referred to urinating as “shaking the dew off his lily.” That phrase came to mind once I saw these high fired porcelain, hand-painted urinals impressively sculpted into the shapes of flowers and plants. (more…)

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Jessica Harrison’s Flesh Series of Miniatures Will Make Your Skin Crawl.

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UK Artist Jessica Harrison works in various media, from porcelain to stone to what looks like frighteningly real flesh. Her series of miniature pieces of furniture made to look as though they were created from human skin are equally compelling and repulsive. Some even have hair. Eeeuuuwww. (more…)

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Winners of the International 2013-2014 Canstruction Competition.

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Back in 2011, I introduced you to Canstruction, a worldwide organization whose mission is to feed the hungry while shining a spotlight on the design industry. (more…)

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Tattooed Porcelain Figurines by Jessica Harrison. Flash Opens at Galerie L.J.

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Tattooed porcelain figurines by Jessica Harrison are featured in the Scottish artist’s first solo exhibition at Paris’ Galerie L.J.  (more…)

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