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  • Mapping hipsters around the world

  • Hoodmaps is a crowdsourced map that divides cities into hipsters, tourists, rich, normies, suits and university areas. The site is a playing tool, where you can “colour” the areas of a certain city that responds to one of the mentioned areas, in addition you can also tag with names or short description. The result [...]
  • Made Labs in Syracuse, Sicily

  • Under the theme “Authenti-City (or the Unesco paradox)” the 2017 Made Labs in Syracuse work at the intersection of design, art, craft, and local cultural traditions. The eight days of workshops and lectures are conceived as a platform for discussion on the future of cultural heritage from both an architecture and d[...]
  • Altrove Festival: street art in southern Italy

  • The Altrove Festival is a major street art festival organised by the Contemporary Art Center in Catanzaro, Southern Italy. This weekend it will display eight urban interventions to re-qualify the historical center within some of the most relevant areas of the city. Among the visiting guests we can find Spanish arti[...]
  • Millo mural in Ukraine's penitentiary

  • Italian street artist Francesco Camillo Giorgino, known as Millo, created a new wall in the juvenile penitentiary of Kremenchuk, in Ukraine. The project is part of  Back to School Ukraine curated by Seth Land and Oleg Sosnov with the support of UNICEF Ukraine and Sky Art Foundation. Calling for imagination as a key[...]
  • Operæ design fair, call for entries

  • 22 September is the deadline to apply for the eight edition of Operæ, the indipendent design fair that takes place from the 3rd to the 5th of November at Lingotto Fiere in Turin, Italy. The fair presents a well-structured picture of the international contemporary and collectible design scene, with its two sections [...]
  • Atlas for the End of the World

  • Or Atlas for the Beginning of the Anthropocene. Feel confused about the health status of Earth? For a clearer idea of what’s really going on, what contrasting measures have been taken so far, and what is to be improved in the next few years, have a look at this large selection of academic texts, maps, diagrams a[...]
  • An archive of (cool) things

  • Thngs is a digital “archive of things”, a simple tool for the preservation and structuring of data about physical things. As the founders describe it, Thngs is a “Noah’s ark for the tangible world”. Structured in a simple way that can help in cross searching, each object is photographed in many different angles, sh[...]
  • Memories Objects by Mad Lab

  • Memories Objects is a design collection produced by Mad Lab, a design editor based in Madrid, where several designers collected dreamy images and translated them into fine craft wooden objects. Vicent Martínez is inspired by Timbuktu, the Sub-Saharan African city whose original buildings of an ancient traditions tr[...]
  • Skyline Chess, New York edition

  • Skyline Chess is a London based company founded by two local designers, Ian Flood and Chris Prosser. Taking iconic architecture from some major cities they reimagined it as pieces on a chessboard. It all started with London’s iconic buildings, and today a kickstarter campaign is fundraising the New York edition. Ia[...]
  • 275 trees in one urban bench

  • German company Green City Solutions released an urban bench that occupies 3.5 sqm and whose moss panel produces valuable oxygen and cools the surrounding air, just like 275 urban trees can do. Moss is protected by plant coverage and binds particulate matter, nitrogen oxides and CO2. CityTree has integrated IoT tech[...]
  • A school branded by Menta Picante

  • Menta Picante is a branding design studio based in Guadalajara, México, that has rebranded Leap, a school that releases courses for people who are still in high school and have the intention to learn about programming.  "Our task was to develop the concept of identity, which has the premise of being fresh to attrac[...]
  • 7 Canadian themed restaurants

  • If you happen to be in Canada, try out one of the new themed restaurants in Montréal, Toronto or Vancouver. Once passed the entrance door you will be teleported into exotic places far from Northern America. Be it nostalgia for warmer spots and good food, the result is quite impressive for it's accuracy in proposing[...]