Category: ART

Jan 7, 2010

Socket To Me – The Death of the Extension Cord

Socket To Me – The Death of the Extension Cord

The scenario above angers me. Effective? Absolutely. But at what cost? It’s ugly, it’s bulky, it’s orange, and when you’re done you have to place it back from whence it came. Enter Meysam Movahedi and the rambler socket. A brilliant design concept that: a) hides the mess b) only extends what is required c) aesthetically…

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Jan 4, 2010

2009 Year in Review

2009 Year in Review

Over 400 posts and 1.3 million page views later, TwistedSifter has completed an incredible inaugural year. To herald the year to come, let’s look back at the year that was, and reminisce about some of the most popular posts from 2009. Before we delve deeper, I want to thank the readers of this site for…

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Dec 28, 2009

Stormtrooper-Inspired Art and Design

Stormtrooper-Inspired Art and Design

Photograph by -Gareth- Arguably the most iconic image to emerge from the multi-billion dollar Star Wars franchise, was that of the Stormtrooper. To this day, the Empire’s elite soldiers continue to influence artwork, product design and fashion. Below is a collection of Stormtrooper-inspired art and design to dazzle and delight your senses. STORMTROOPER ARTWORK Artwork…

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Dec 15, 2009

THE WAR IS ON: Nature’s Revenge by Ludo

THE WAR IS ON: Nature’s Revenge by Ludo

First spotted on Wooster Collective, Ludo’s work caught my eye with his provocative imagery of Nature fighting back and taking it to the streets. Based in France, Ludo’s art is found mostly in Paris, London and Italy. His specialty is street poster art which can be applied onto walls quickly and effectively using wheatpaste. Due…

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Dec 10, 2009

The Entire Universe in the Palm of your Hand

The Entire Universe in the Palm of your Hand

To22 created something nearly perfect. A continuous ring, delicately proportioned, beautifully polished and seemingly flawless. There is only one tiny imperfection. A speck, no larger than a piece of dust. At a glance, it is barely noticeable. Upon close examination, it appears intentional and more clearly defined. Only magnification reveals the actual object…

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Dec 7, 2009

The Man Behind the Fantasy

The Man Behind the Fantasy

In countless films like The Bourne Identity, Mission Impossible 3 and Mr & Mrs Smith, where the characters have the coolest gadgets and most ridiculous technology, lies the imagination of one very creative person, Mark Coleran. Mark is an extremely gifted visual designer responsible for creating the fantastical user interfaces (i.e., cool looking computer systems,…

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Dec 3, 2009

Incredible Club Flyer Designs by Digital Artist Prop4g4nda

Incredible Club Flyer Designs by Digital Artist Prop4g4nda

Based out of Salonique, Greece, digital artist Prop4g4nd4 (that’s Propaganda for you non-l33t speakers) has some beautiful digital art posted online. Although it was his brilliant club flyers that initially piqued my interest, you can see on his MySpace and deviantART pages that he’s starting to expand his unique design style and explore other techniques.…

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