11 Jan
Using the Congolese Warlord's weapons against them

With desks dusted from dumpsters in Venice Beach, five lonely dollars, and a simple idea to help bring peace to the Congo, Falling Whistles began battling perhaps the world’s biggest war. In the Congo, child soldiers are sent to the front lines with only a whistle as a weapon. After meeting with 5 boys who […]


23 May
Hand blown totems to show the true cost of violence

Hand blown to crystallized perfection, these cut glass grenades stand as a symbol to how precious life can be. These 10cm high grenades are a highly limited edition product (only 10) by the collective group known as Dorothy and prices are given out by request. We’re guessing they cost a little more than a pretty […]


28 Jan
Hand sculpted wild animals to benefit wild animals

San Francisco-based artist Markus Diebel has created a line of jewelry that benefits a good cause: the manymals. The idea behind the design was to create animal charms that hang naturally from the necklace as they would in their indigenous habitat. Each animal is hand sculpted and scaled down, then cast in sterling silver. The […]


12 Nov
Customized Clones Lomography Exhibit

Lomography, for those of you who don’t know, is a company dedicated to re-manufacturing vintage cameras. Plastic cameras like Holgas to be exact, either sold for a couple dollars or given out for free as prizes at carnivals or goodies at parties in the 60’s. The beloved Diana camera is infinitely one of lomographers favorites, creating […]


12 Nov
Undercurrents' solar-powered theatrical experience

The Sol Cinema is a project funded by the media arts charity Undercurrents, an experiment in new ways to appreciate film while still being eco-savvy. Created from a vintage 1960’s two-berth caravan and completely powered by the sun, he idea behind the non-profit theater was to create awareness of environmental issues. The Sol Cinema has […]


5 Nov
The supermodel gets all Sharon Stone in Casino for LOVE

Employing what can only be described as a Sharon Stone in Casino stylized shoot, photographer Sharif Hamza shoots erstwhile supermodel Elle Macpherson for the fourth issue of LOVE Magazine. Not much else to say here, so just sort of enjoy Elle in her bedroom frolicking around in underwear and then move along with your day…


29 Oct
Cleansing your eyeballs for the good of mankind

We’re giving you enough zombies, horror mixes, undead Teddy Bears and Halloween-flavored monstrosities for a Friday, so we figured as sort of an aesthetic sorbet we’d present you with Eva Herzigova, getting naked for charity. Ok, we don’t know if she’s really getting naked for any “official” charity, but isn’t the well being of millions […]


13 Oct
Single malt scotch whisky that's worth $150,000

Ever wondered what $150,000 tastes like? Well, according to New York Sothebys, $150,000 tastes like a 64 year old Macallan single malt whisky. On November 15th, New York Sotheby will be auctioning off a one-of-a-kind crystal Lalique Cire Perdue decanter containing the oldest and rarest Macallan single malt — aged in sherry seasoned Spanish oak […]