New in the Shop: Funny Illustrations of Iconic Baldies


London-based Brazilian illustrator, designer, and art director Mr. Peruca has created a fun set of illustrations dubbed Notorious Baldies. The series features the hairless manes of various iconic characters from all corners of pop culture. Presented like a visual game, faces are hidden but it’s easy to identify and distinguish the wise, green head of Yoda from the shaved crown of Walter White, cleverly topped with his signature pair of glasses.

It brings us great pleasure to announce that we’ve carefully selected ten of Mr. Peruca’s awesome illustrations and they are now available as prints and canvases through our art store, My Modern Shop.











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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