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12 Hilariously Clever Tip Jars

You don’t have to find Nemo, just save him by throwing some money into his jar so he can breathe. Not a bad ploy for getting a few extra tips is it? For more clever tip jar ideas, don’t miss this great Oddee article. Link

The Visitor by Nemo Gould

Nemo Gould’s kinetic sculpture The Visitor depicts an alien who has landed his craft on prehistoric Earth. Watch his eyes light up, his head turn to look out the “windows,” and his, um, appendages flip levers in a video at the artisy’s site. It was made from: Typewriter case, picture frame, fresnel lens, electric massager, chandelier [...]

New Espresso Bar Looks Like It’s Flipped on Its Side

The architects at Nemo Workshop designed this new espresso bar in New York City called D’espresso. The interior looks like the room has been tilted on its side: The “books” are actually tiles printed with sepia-toned photos of bookshelves at a local travel bookstore that ring the room, including the floor, walls and ceiling. In addition [...]