Happy Valentine’s Day from My Modern Met!


Dana Zemack came up with this super sweet Valentine’s Day sketch just for us! The New York-based artist, whose illustrations you may have seen on Wired or Mashable, created this fun cityscape with cute little details. (Love the heart garland.)

Feel free to share the illustration with your friends!

If you’re still looking for that perfect gift, Zemack also shares how you can create a budget-friendly, personalized gift with Tumblr, here. Ah, love in the digital age!

Dana Zemack’s Tumblr and Twitter



December 10, 2016

World Map Reveals What Each Country Does Better Than Any Other

Designer David McCandless of Information is Beautiful has created a fascinating world map called International Number Ones. “Because every country is the best at something,” McCandless also offers the caveat that this accolade is “according to data,” which makes perfect sense once you study the map. Being the number one at something isn’t necessarily a compliment. Many countries are the “best” when it comes to issues that are morally reprehensible.

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December 9, 2016

Intricately Detailed Floating Cube Casts Stunning Shadows

We have always been big fans of Pakistan-born artist Anila Quayyum Agha’s mesmerizing art. In 2014, we raved about Intersections, a captivating wooden cube that cast dreamy shadows with a single light bulb. Fortunately for us, Agha is still creating intricate installations in this style, with her most recent, radiant piece being All The Flowers Are For Me. Like Intersections, All The Flowers Are For Me plays with light and space.

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