A City Made of 100,000 Staples

Peter Root creates Ephemicropolis. 100,000 staples were broken into varying sizes from full stacks about 12 cm high down to single staples.These stacks were then stood up and arranged over a period of 40 hours. His work was recently featured in National Geographic Magazine March 2012 edition. Visit Peter Root’s website.   [via ignant]


Playfully Defying Gravity

Hey, take some time to reflect. Yes. Literally reflecting your most realistic pose of trying to defy gravity. Artist Leandro Erlich installed a huge mirror opposite a building facade. The people who went to this exhibit hang around and had so much fun! [Source: Colossal, Present and Correct, Lonely Planet Magazine]