World’s Strangest

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Turning Life Into A Playable Video Game

(Vimeo Link) Daniel Disselkoen had a really interesting concept in mind while working on his graduation project “Remake Reality”- what if life could be more like a video game? His response is Man-eater, a fun little art installation/inspiration for imaginative tram riders that encourages passengers to play along. You close one eye and imagine that little Man-eater in [...]

City Shark

Da dum … da dum … It’s impossible not to hum along to the theme song to Jaws as you watch this art installation “City Shark” by Eric Ku. Hit play or go to Link [YouTube]

O (Omicron)

(vimeo link) O (Omicron) is an art installation by Romain Tardy & Thomas Vaquié. Through the magic of projection, Centennial Hall (Hala Stulecia) in Warsaw, Poland is turned into a piece of performance art. Watch and imagine you are in the spaceship from Close Encounters of the Third Kind (or your favorite sci-fi craft). You can [...]

Winnebago of Mars

Photo: James Ewing We all know that NASA’s budget ain’t what it used to be, but sending a Winnebago to Mars is probably a bit much. Actually, that’s just an art installation by Tom Sachs, [...]

Vestige: a Predator-Like Art Installation by Rob Mulholland

Thankfully, those aren’t creepy invisible Predators coming to get you. Rather, it’s an art installation called "Vestige" by contemporary artist Rob Mulholland, who designed and placed a series of six mirrored figures in the [...]

Fraley’s Robot Repair

This whimsical store appeared in downtown Pittsburgh on November 18th. The sign on the door says the owners are on vacation, but that just covers the fact that this is an art installation by Toby Atticus Fraley. The installation is part of the “Pop Up Pittsburgh” project designed to brighten vacant storefronts in downtown Pittsburgh. Along [...]

The Late Movies: Awesome & Elaborate Marriage Proposals

About a week ago, a guy named Jamin proposed to his girlfriend Valerie at Downtown Disney with a Marvels Dance Company flash mob. The video, showing both the flash mob and Valerie’s reactions, quickly shot around the Internet, racking up more than 610,000 views in just one week. After we watched the video, we started [...]

Post-It Note Towers

For an art installation in Kyoto, Tato Architects assembled towers out of 30,000 Post-It Notes. To make these flimsy pieces of paper take such a form, they designed a honeycomb-like structure out of them and used it as the basic building block for the towers. Link and Firm Website -via Dude Craft | Photo: Yousuke [...]

Lego Animals Take Over The Bronx Zoo

After the Bronx Zoo lost their cobra earlier this year, they decided to invest in some animals that won’t be able to escape. Just kidding, the Lego critters are a special art installation, placed just outside the enclosures of their real-life lookalikes. See more pics at the link. Link

Mind Your Step

(YouTube link) Mind Your Step is an art installation in Stockholm, Sweden by artist Erik Johansson (previously at Neatorama). You know it’s an illusion, but you still cringe just a little as people walk right into the abyss. -via Geeks Are Sexy