9 Jul
The 2nd release in a series devoted to classic drum machines

Illustrator and toymaker Patrick Wong has released a limited-edition 3″ resin toy representative of his Beats Series — a collection designed in homage to old-school 12-bit drum machines. This time, Wong anthropomorphizes the legendary E-mu SP-1200 sampler, first released in 1987. With a limited-edition run of  only 50 toys, each is hand-crafted of polyurethane resin and thus to […]

25 May
Frederick McSwain dedicates 1 die for every day of his life

Core77 brings us this video of Frederick McSwain‘s tribute to the late artist/designer Tobias Wong. McSwain took 13,138 dice — one for each day of Tobias life — and arranged them into a very clever portrait of his friend, who he called “one of the funniest people who ever lived. Every day with him was […]