Animated Patterns by Nils Völker

September 9, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Nils Völker mounted 108 plastic trash bags on a wall connected to a matrix of CPU cooling fans. Says Völker: “There’s no message, I just think it’s very cool.” As do I. (via Co.Design)



Art History

Vintage Argentinian Funeral Cars

September 1, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Fernando Aguerre found these wooden-bodied, vintage Cadillac funeral cars while exploring an old barn in Argentina. Estimated to have been built sometime in the 1940s their creator is unknown. More photos on Jalopnik. (thnx Jorge)



Art Design

Things Organized Neatly

August 23, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Is Things Organized Neatly my new favorite web site? Yes, yes it is.

Update: This Book is a Camera is now available in the Colossal Shop.




Holy Book Fort, Batman

August 21, 2010

Christopher Jobson

Slovakian artist Matej Krén has utilized thousands of books to create an enormous structure for Museum of Modern Art in Bologna (MAMbo).

"…taking his cue from an investigation of the impossibility for humans to reach final, definite goals, proposing instead a destabilizing individual experience."

More images here. (via BB)



A Colossal


Animal Multi-Tool