Name Name

title
descript

SEARCH

7 results for "rae dunn"
Page
1

Salt & Pepper Cellars by Rae Dunn

shop
Lovely ceramic spice containers handmade in San Francisco $48.00

Berkeley, CA-based ceramicist Rae Dunn operates on both sides of the imaginary line between art and craft. Her work, which ranges from custom-designed housewares to large-scale sculptures, is woven together by common themes like the beauty of simple shapes and natural forms. These square-shaped salt and pepper cellars display both in spades. Made of creamy-glazed porcelain and adorned with......read more

Frames of Life

watch
Watch a gorgeous portrait of the Canary Islands from filmmaker Gunther Gheeraert

For 7stories, a project from the Canary Islands tourism board, seven influential creatives were called upon to make short videos promoting travel in the islands. Each filmmaker was assigned one of the Spanish archipelago's seven main islands to cover, and given creative licence to show off their skills. Parisian director Günther Gheeraert's assignment was La Palma, the Canaries' most......read more

Apolis Middle East Project

watch
LA company ignites cross-border footwear collaboration between Israel and Palestine

This short video tells an inspiring story of a cross-border, cooperative triumph over exclusionary geo-politics. It starts in Los Angeles, where Apolis is based. The design/advocacy brand hires third-generation shoemaker Shlomy Azolay to craft its Co-Op Leather Sandals in Tel Aviv, Israel. Azolay, for his part, partners with West Bank-based footwear producer Mohammad “Hijazi”......read more

Giant Urban Murals by Rimon Guimaraes

read
Brazilian artist goes big in the streets

25-year-old Brazilian artist Rimon Guimarães is gaining legions of fans for his massive, multicolored murals popping up in cities around South America, Europe, Africa, and beyond. One quick glance through these photos and it's easy to see why. With inspiration ranging from nature to comics, botanical illustration to primitive art, the self-taught artist depicts organic forms and bold......read more

Kingdom Crumbs, "Evoking Spirits"

watch
Amazing animated vid by Israeli artist Ori Toor

‚ÄčIn the lead up to the release of their self-titled debut album, Seattle hip-hop outfit Kingdom Crumbs  used Kickstarter to raise some funds to make the album a full on multimedia experience for its listeners. As part of the Kickstarter drive, the crew tapped Tel Aviv-based animator/illustrator Ori Toor to make this trippy video to go along with "Evoking Spirits," the opening track from......read more

Wind Power Partners Bridge Mideast Divide

read
Two engineers, one Palestinian and one Israeli, unite to bring renewable energy to embattled region

In a place where peace between Muslims and Jews seems a far-off dream, an unlikely alliance is bringing the opposing sides together... in the name of renewable energy. Muhammad Salem, a Palestinian engineer who designs and installs small wind turbines, has teamed up Israeli engineer Yanir Avital to design and manufacture turbines for both the Israeli and Palestinian territories. At NYT's Green......read more

Coventry Stool

shop
Studio Dunn's shapely interpretation of the three-legged perch, designed and crafted in Rhode Island. $320.00

Studio Dunn is a young Rhode Island design outfit focused on local manufacturing and sustainable materials. The group recently won an Editors Award for Best New Designer at the ICFF — a mere two weeks after completing their first collection. One of the standout pieces is the Coventry Stool, a graceful and sculptural interpretation of the classic three-legged seat. The stool is available in......read more

Page
1