There’s No People Like Show People

“The Now New Yorkers” directed by Casey Spooner and interviewd by Miguel Figueroa, for the 6th issue of candy magazine (previously posted here and here).
Link to video.

New York Otherwise

flatironsanaaAustralian illustrator James Gulliver Hancock jeopardizes accurate perspective , proportion and color to add a childlike, colorful and playful interpretation of buildings. The sketches are from his new book “All the Buildings in New York *That I’ve Drawn So Far” by Universe Publishing (Rizzoli). It would be so nice if the city was really looking like that!

Via Designers & Books

freedom is a privilege of the strong

dolk out10

Mural in Brooklyn, New York by Norwegian street artist DOLK (aka Dolk Lundgren)

previously : the priest + Osaka

cabin fever

A cabin and a treehouse built inside a 70 sq.m. loft in Brooklyn by architect Terri Chiao for herself and her roomate. Found in faircompanies.com, a site created by Kirsten Dirksen previously presented here.
More info here. Link to youtube video.

indians and cowboys

Indian guarding a construction site in Manhattan . Artist unknown , picture by WWT

watching you

off-scale public figures watching you in Manhattan. Pictures by WWT, artist name unknown.

Viva Italia!

looking towards the sky in Soho. Picture by WWT

LIFE goes skateboarding

“Skateboarding, as the old saying has it, is not a crime. But as these pictures show, riding a deck can sure feel criminally fun.” / Skateboarding in New York, 1965. / LIFE magazine

being together

 

Are you a financial immigrant? Have you moved out of your country I pursuit of your dreams? Have you ever felt guilty for missing out important familial events back in your home country? Have you ever felt that distance is rupturing your family bonds? Not anymore! New York-based visual artist John Clang ,whose family resides in Singapore, found a clever solution for uniting his and other families: he digitally adjoins relatives in one hi-tech family portrait using a projector and Skype. In that was everybody is happy and present… at least for as long as the picture snap lasts.

Send to WWT by our reader Christos. Via Lifo

Hand sable

Created by Ayako Kurokawa of the Kuroiwa Patisserie, NYC,  for Elle Japan.

via i‘m revolting

on social networks

…As quoted by Shoshanna Shapiro, in HBO’s new series “Girls” by Lena Dunham, creator of  “the delusional downtown divas” web series.

Touristique

Touristique is a series of illus­trated posters based on major cities. By Moxy creative House / Via