Dream Homes Fixed Atop Skull Craniums

Danish artist Frodo Mikkelsen constructs intriguing silver-plated skulls with intricately detailed landscapes atop the cranium. The sculptor displays his monochromatic architectural landscapes in such a way that it is not simply a tray balancing on top of a round surface, but rather an extension of each skull. The interpretation behind the work is open for discussion though it seems to be a physical representation of one’s own metaphoric dream house. A dream home is symbolic of one’s greatest goals to reach a land of luxury, comfort, and carefree bliss so perhaps this is Mikkelson’s way of presenting his own designed varieties of success emerging from one’s mind.










Frodo Mikkelsen website
via [Junkculture]





December 4, 2016

Adventure Photographer Swims With Millions of Jellyfish

Ever wonder what it would be like to swim with jellyfish? Travel and adventure photographer Kien Lam fulfilled this fantasy by flying across the globe to Jellyfish Lake in Micronesia. Anyone who has been stung by a jellyfish can attest—it’s not a pleasant experience. But Jellyfish Lake in Palau is filled with millions of jellyfish that have evolved in a way that makes it safe for humans to swim in the same waters.

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Adventurous Photographer Treks to Remote Buddhist Village Before It Disappears

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