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Perspective.

In art., life. on October 8, 2011 at 2:08 pm

How do you view a person’s life? Do you only see the top layer or do you see the many layers that one has cultivated over a lifetime? I guess it all depends on your perspective.

By Michael Murphy

Raiders owner Al Davis dead at 82

In life. on October 8, 2011 at 1:55 pm

Steve Jobs Dies at 56

In life. on October 8, 2011 at 1:55 pm

“Steve was among the greatest of American innovators – brave enough to think differently, bold enough to believe he could change the world, and talented enough to do it.”  Barack Obama

“Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything — all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure – these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.”

-Steve Jobs 2005 Stanford Commencement Address

adidas Superskate Mid Stormtrooper Helmet by Freehand Profit

In art. on October 7, 2011 at 3:00 pm

Freehand Profit has recently remixed adidas sneakers to build a creative new Stormtrooper headgear art piece. The helmet was designed specially for Star Wars Remix and is completely wearable. The Stormtrooper piece required more than two pairs of the adidas x Star Wars Superskate Mid shoes along with one EFX Studio Stormtrooper prop replica. The colorful headgear is currently available on eBay for art and Star Wars collectors alike with a potential for more on the way.

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MB&F Legacy Machine No.1

In commerce. on October 7, 2011 at 2:59 pm

Nice Watch!

Via Bornrich.com

Some watches experiment with complications, some with shapes and sizes, and some are custom made for exclusivity. But one watchmaker, who knows how to create horological art with its dial, is MB&F who have created the latest artwork, the Legacy Machine No.1 (LM1). Much like its HM3 ReBel watch, and the HM2 final editions, this watch will have a 3-dimensional display of the timepiece’s finer movements and horological engineering which has set it apart from the rest. Read the rest of this entry »

Marc Jacobs Interview: The Louis Vuitton Woman

In life.art.commerce. on October 7, 2011 at 2:59 pm