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Uncategorized Jun 17, 2012

Jeff Koons Exhibition at the Fondation Beyeler Basel

A fantastic Jeff Koons exhibition has opened its doors at the Fondation Beyeler in Basel, Switzerland. Coinciding with the opening of the Art Week Basel, the Fondation presents “an extensive exhibition of the american artist jeff koons… Read more
Art Apr 10, 2012

Knit Credit Cards by Dimitri Tsykalov

We present the new knitted credit cards by Russian artist Dimitri Tsykalov. All cards are knitted in a wall carpet style with each one ending in a ball of yarn on the floor. Not only are the works great decorative … Read more
Art Oct 6, 2011

Video | Beaded “El Vochol” VW Beatle in Mexico

Core 77 turns us onto “EL Vochol” Mexican art. Combine the iconic Mexican culture expressions of the psychedelic Huichol and a Volkswagen Beetle or El Vocho as Mexicans have nicknamed it—and you get El Vochol, a beaded VW bug. This… Read more
Uncategorized Jul 28, 2011

New Work by Stacey Lee Webber

Stacey Lee Webber is a Philadelphia-based artist who finds unique ways to recontextualize objects from blue collar neighborhoods. Her recent work is to be featured in two exhibitions – the Smithsonian’s 40 Under 40:Craft Futures opening… Read more
Uncategorized Jul 27, 2011

Comic Book Covers Rendered in Stained Glass

Brandon Michael Barker, based in Indiana, spends his free moments rendering his favorite comic books in stained glass. His work sells for $300, through his own Man Or Monster? site, and gives an inkling of what the Purdue University BFA … Read more
Uncategorized Jun 17, 2011

Video | Karakuri

Japanese craftsman Hideki Higashino is keeping the centuries old tradition of native robotics, Karakui, alive. This video shares the artists work. Read more
Uncategorized Jun 9, 2011

Sanomagic Wooden Bicycles

Boat building and bicycles don’t often go hand in hand. Don’t, however, tell that to Sueshiro Sano who comes from a long lineage of shipwrights. In 2008, he was inspired to transfer lessons from the docks to road worthy vessels, … Read more
Uncategorized Jun 8, 2011

The Original Tree Swing

From Lil Snob – “The Original Tree Swing is hand made out of reclaimed Elm wood. The slab of wood is wrapped in 20 ft of the best 3/4 natural fiber rope available. It’s kiln dried, sanded and has a … Read more
Music May 31, 2011

M-Tone Guitars

M-tone® Guitars are hand made by Matt Proctor in Portland, Oregon. Matt designs and builds a very limited number of solid body electric guitars each year. Matt trained as a sculptor and spent over 15 years making large-scale works out … Read more
Uncategorized Mar 28, 2011

John Manikowski’s Hand Made Knives

An avid outdoorsman, John Manikowski hand crafts knives worthy of museum exhibition from his Minnesota home. With a massive collection of bone at his disposal, Manikowski gives hand-sharpened steel slicers magnificent decorative handles –… Read more
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