Three Story “Slide” House

Kazuki Nakamura and Kenichi Izuhara designed a house that has slides connecting each level.

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World’s Smallest Aquarium

The smallest aquarium in the world was made by Anatoly Konenko, who lives in the Siberian city of Omsk. A glass cube measuring 30 by 24 by 14 mm, complete with sand, multi-coloured stones and seaweed can contain 10 ml of water and play home to tiny fish. The mini-aquarium is equipped with a water purification filter.

Banksy In Hollywood Pt.3

If his most recent tags have been any indication, Bansky isn’t done with the city of Los Angeles just yet. His latest work comes in the form of Kite, a social commentary on the harsh illegal immigration laws in California. The piece depicts a family running hand in hand across a yellow diamond, similar to the illegal immigration caution signs seen along the freeways bordering Mexico. Another piece, This Looks A Bit Like An Elephant, cleverly uses an abandoned oil tanker as wall space, turning what many considered a piece of junk into valuable artwork.

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Unique Wine Labels – Seven Deadly Sins

The Spanish design agency Sidecar Publicidad has released a series of wine label designs for each of the seven deadly sins.  Envy, Lust, Gluttony and the rest are all here, represented in visually striking forms.  That bright, shiny gold bottle inspires envy, and the red, lingerie-laced bottle is as lusty as it gets.  We know a thing or two about wine label designs, having featured some pretty popular articles on the design of wine in the past.  These label designs by Sidecar are some of the best we’ve seen, a collection where each label tells a story and the bottles come together to communicate a message.  They’re inspiring envy, lust and gluttony from us, at least…  Sinful work, Sidecar!

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