A brief documentary by Joey Bania about Blair Somerville, a New Zealander who creates “rustic automata.” His whimsical trinkets, sculptures and installations are made of found items, placed perfectly at the juncture of art and engineering.
A small device that lets you sample colors from surrounding objects. You can save the RGB values of colors and even look for paint stores that sell the exact same color of paint. It works with iOS, Android, Windows and OS X.
Lighting fixtures inspired by vintage Edison lightbulbs, though its “filament” is illuminated by 21st century LED tech. Each oversize lamp is handmade by glass, wood, and ceramic artisans to create a unique piece.
Milano’s 6-foot-tall bookcase has 13 undulating shelves which spiral off of its center post, creating a double-helix shape from your books, discs or collectibles. Made from steel, and available in black or white. Ships from Australia.