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New Work from El Mac in Los Angeles


(image source | Arrested Motion)

The always amazing El Mac has completed another jaw dropping piece in the City of Angels. Teaming up with L.A. Times Magazine for its upcoming article on the writings of Connie Rice, “a civil rights attorney, activist, and relative of Former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice,” El Mac painted the spot on likeness of Rice atop a Los Angeles rooftop.

Source | Arrested Motion

Filed Under: Art, Culture, Design, Politics

Ethics for the Starving Designer

Because most designers are immoral and unethical animals, student David Goh has come up with the Ethics for the Starving Designer project. Despite thinking that he is crazy to think that drinking and smoking don’t make you cool, he just might have a few good points that should be heard.

Source | NOTCOT

Filed Under: Culture, Design, Politics

The Friday Links


(image source | 12oz Prophet)

Top 12: The Art of Basketball | 12oz Prophet

Porn Sites File Lawsuit Over .XXX Domain Names | Mashable

The origin of Mickey Mouse | BBC

Cellphone signals tracking shoppers? | Metro

What’s in a Name? Ask Google | The New York Times

The Eames Studio’s Inspiring History And Unknown Dark Side | Fast Company

The Friday Links


(image source | My Modern Met)

Spectacular 250,000 Coin Street Mural | My Modern Met

Site to Resell Music Files Has Critics | The New York Times

Movie Posters Similarities | Whudat

Salman Rushdie Wins Name Tiff with Facebook | The Washington Post

Artist’s Public Art Contract Might be Terminated Over Dog Snuff Past | Animal New York

Recyclers Go Head to Head on Plastic Additives Question | Core77

Occupy Design


(image source | Occupy Design)

In case you don’t understand the significance of the Occupy protests going on around the world, check out the Occupy Design infographic and think about what percentage you’re part of.

Anthony Michael Sneed | Hell for Hire

Brooklyn based artist Anthony Michael Sneed uses a little video game nostalgia to make some poignant points. Check out his interview with thenewpop and see more of his work at anthonysneed.com.

Filed Under: Art, Culture, Design, Politics

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