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All About Bond at Proud Galleries

With this week marking the 50th anniversary of the worlds favourite secret agent, it seems fitting to post about the fantastic exhibition currently at Proud Galleries. Featuring the work of photographer Terry O’Neil, the pictures will be displayed up until the 4th … Continue reading

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Angry Birds takes on Star Wars

In a somewhat predictable move by mobile gaming gurus Rovio, a Star Wars themed Angry Birds game is planned for November this year. In a press statement from Rovio CMO, the new game will combine elements of the original game … Continue reading

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Introducing C2C…

Legendary French turntablists C2C stormed The Garage in London this week. After amassing a legion of fans in their home country, C2C has set their sights on the UK market. Made up of 4 World DMC turntablists, their sound is reminiscent of … Continue reading

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Rain Room by Random International

Two self-proclaimed artists going under the pseudonym Random International are the latest addition to the Barbican. As journalist Olivier Wainwright demonstrates here, there is some remarkable technology behind the piece. Despite looking like a ill-maintained Kew Garden installation at first … Continue reading

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Azealia Banks x ASOS: WIN tickets to see her LIVE

Azealia Banks has been making ripples in the music industry for some time now will be bringing her Fantasea to the UK with a national tour kicking off this week. Following the huge success of 212, Azealia Banks (AKA Rapunzel) … Continue reading

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Starry Night – Vincent van Dominogh

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Time in Words by Qlocktwo

In a similar ilk to the Positive/Negative watch designed by Frank Gehry for Fossil a few years ago, German company Biegart & Funk has released the Qlocktwo. Due to be released for sale in late Autumn, the watch was announced … Continue reading

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Typewriter Skull by Jeremy Mayer

This painstakingly complex sculpture was made by Jeremy Mayer using solely adhesives and elbow grease. Made entirely from old typewriter parts, it is one of a collection of works constructed using scrap metal. Reminds me of one of my all-time-favourite … Continue reading

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Radiohead reinvented in 8-Bit format

A relatively unknown YouTube user has uploaded two entire Radiohead albums in 8-bit format. Not entirely sure if it’s listenable or not, but you have to applaud the effort involved. Listen to Kid A above or hit continue to check … Continue reading

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British birds made out of Lego

Big fan of these British birds made out of Lego. They’re almost a physical incarnation of the pixelated animals by Laura Bifano. Let’s hope Lego take notice!

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