Baby, you’d have to pay $250 in a spa for what I’m about to give you for free
De La Soul, Me Myself and I, 1989
I don’t care if you smoke or not but, this is a creative idea.
Created by Ashi Dashi, you can pick them up for $11.99.
The new Suicide Girls app is based off of those old nudie pens where the girl gets naked when you flip it over. Flip your iPhone over and the girl gets down to her undies. Best of all, it’s free.
The Brooklyn Museum shows off a new gift/acquisition on video
Dash Snow (American, born 1981). Untitled, 2008. Digital chromogenic prints. Gift of Javier Peres and Dash Snow. Brooklyn Museum. 2009.18.1-.6
Above is a detail of a painting that contains 50 movie references. The challenge is to find them all. I suck at movie trivia due to slight fadation but, if you’re good, give it a try.
Two Playboy playmates and a Quiznos sub. According to the Denver Egotist, Quiznos claims they had nothing to do with the ad. If this is true, I think this is a step towards truly integrated ads. Quiznos wants to advertise on Playboy, so they let Playboy create a custom ad for their site/channel etc? Either way the ad is pretty good.
We first featured Jorge Colombo’s iPhone art this past March, now the techno-friendly artist has his work on the cover of this week’s New Yorker as well as a continuing gig at the magazine’s website. [Read more]
As the summer vacation season opens up, I am once again reminded to schedule in a weekend trip up to Boston to revisit Shepard Fairey’s 20 year retrospective at the ICA. ArtNet just published this nice review of it.
Adriana Lima for the Memorial Day BBQ
We are proud to present a new feature on The World’s Best Ever, Sound Advice. Every Friday until further notice we’ll be presenting a mixtape created by one of our favorite people. This series kicks off with Jay Howell, a San Francisco-based artist and all around kind dude.
Sound Advice 01 – Jay Howell
01 Tendency Right Foot Forward - Kleenex Girl Wonder
02 Block Of Wood - The Bats
03 Better Gardens, Better Homes - Butterglory
04 2 Years 2 Days - Sebadoh
05 Pink Frost - The Chills
06 Cattle and Cane - The Go Betweens
07 The Puppet - Echo & The Bunnymen
08 Party Of The Mind - The Sound
09 Point that Thing Somewhere Else - The Clean
10 Pyromaniac - The Verlaines
11 Angela - Jarvis Cocker
12 Take The Skinheads Bowling - Camper Van Beethoven
13 Freeway - Kurt Vile
14 Girls Go Out - Averkiou
15 Ha - HTRK
This is a very cool app. Will it make it into the store? I am not sure. Watch the video and see for yourself.