Creative Links of the Week #11


Happy Friday, everyone! Time for another round of great links from all around the web. Also, revisit some of the top posts from right here on My Modern Met.

Around the Web:

Tiny, hand-crafted figures attached to watch hands. How creative!

Ever thought about painting your walls black?

Melting chair would look magnificent in a modern house.

Love this picture of a frozen statue.

A strippy field of fabric at the London Design Festival.

A documentary film about the king of street fashion photography. Must watch.

Now that’s one futuristic skyscraper.

Angry Birds speakers make me smile.

Star Wars Operation, the ultimate game for the geek in all of us.

A beautiful, modern fishbowl.

What You Missed on My Modern Met:

An enchanting fashion fairy tale. Lovely.

A charming village to visit one day.

This elderly superhero warms my heart.

Annie Leibovitz works her magic again turning Michelle Williams into Marilyn.

Who wouldn’t want to live and work here?

Photo credit: Gia Canali



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Dynamic Sculptures Capture Powerful Combination of Emotion and Movement

The dynamic work of sculptor Gaylord Ho is instantly recognizable. Emotion oozes from the figures, as they throw their energy into dancerly poses. His female figures twist and twirl, animated and vital. Born in Taiwan, the 66-year-old artist has a fascinating personal history. Growing up as the son of low income farmers, Ho was expected to balance his studies while helping on the rice farm.

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Countless Glittering Stars Illuminate a Dreamy World Below

For those of us who live in a bustling, crowded metropolis, a glittering sky filled with stars is a spectacular sight we rarely get to see. Finnish photographer Oscar Keserci offers us glimpses of these astounding views and tranquil starry nights. His breathtaking images showcase dark skies fully illuminated by millions of brilliant celestial points.

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