Category: GALLERIES

May 6, 2012

Amazing Sculptures That Emerge from Walls

Amazing Sculptures That Emerge from Walls

Matteo Pugliese is an incredible artist from Milan who specialized in sculpture. During his youth he developed a strong love for drawing and sculpture and continued his art work without any formal education. After finishing his secondary school studies in classics in Cagliari, he attended university in Milan. In 1995 he was awarded his…

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May 6, 2012

10 Incredible Views of the 2012 Super Moon

10 Incredible Views of the 2012 Super Moon

On Saturday May 5, 2012, the lunar perigee coincided with a full moon. This fascinating event occurs about once a year. At its closest point the moon will be 222,000 miles (357,000 km) from Earth, causing high and low tides to be slightly more extreme than usual. [Source: The Telegraph] The exact numbers differ…

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May 3, 2012

The Fully-Transparent House in Tokyo

The Fully-Transparent House in Tokyo

Design by Sou Fujimoto Architects | Photography by Iwan Baan House NA by Sou Fujimoto Architects is one of the most unique designs the Sifter has seen. Located on a small side street in a very lively and ‘hip’ part of Tokyo, the 914 sq-ft (85 sq-m) house is made up of 21…

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May 3, 2012

15 Famous People That Are Also Superstar DJs

15 Famous People That Are Also Superstar DJs

Did you know these 15 famous people are also world-renowned superstar DJs? Where do they find the time? Get familiar with these clubland legends. Boom! 1. DJ Spock aka Ill-Logical 2. DJ Obama aka Si Se Puede 3. DJ Saddam ‘The Bass Butcher’ Hussein…

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May 2, 2012

The Top 50 Google Doodle Contest Winners Gallery

The Top 50 Google Doodle Contest Winners Gallery

Doodle 4 Google is a competition open to K-12 students of U.S. schools to create their own Google doodle. This year’s theme for the doodles is “If I could travel in time, I’d visit…” Google has been hosting the Doodle 4 Google competition every year since 2008. Now in their fifth year, the top…

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Apr 29, 2012

This Bathroom Will Scare the Crap out of You

This Bathroom Will Scare the Crap out of You

Photographs by Carlos Diaz Corono for HERNANDEZ SILVA ARQUITECTOS You are looking at one of the four bathrooms in the PPDG penthouse designed by Hernandez Silva Arquitectos. Located in Guadalajara, Mexico, the original 15-storey building was constructed in the 1970s. The original plans for the building included a second elevator that was never…

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Apr 26, 2012

21 Amazing Transformations by a YouTube Makeup Queen

21 Amazing Transformations by a YouTube Makeup Queen

With over 600,000 subscribers and 100,000,000 video views, Promise Pham is a YouTube makeup sensation. Her first viral success was a makeup tutorial video for Neytiri (from the movie Avatar) back in 2010. Since then she has exploded in popularity, amassing over 100 million views on YouTube from only 74 videos. Her newfound fame…

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Apr 26, 2012

50 Glorious Moments on Seinfeld

50 Glorious Moments on Seinfeld

Nine seasons, 180 episodes and 10 Emmy awards. Seinfeld will undoubtedly go down as one of the greatest television sitcoms of all time. Although the final episode aired almost 15 years ago (May 14, 1998), the show has endured and is now in syndication. One of the great remaining pillars for fans is their…

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Apr 25, 2012

Your House is on Fire. What Do You take?

Your House is on Fire. What Do You take?

The Burning House is a project by Foster Huntington. The concept is simple: If your house was burning, what would you take with you? It’s a conflict between what’s practical, valuable and sentimental. What you would take reflects your interests, background and priorities. Think of it as an interview condensed into one question. …

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Apr 23, 2012

The World Travels of a Giant Rubber Duck

The World Travels of a Giant Rubber Duck

Artwork by Florentijn Hofman Florentijn Hofman is a Dutch artist based out of Rotterdam. He’s internationally renowned for his large-scale sculptures which often originate from recognizable, everyday objects. In his ongoing Rubber Duck series, Florentijn takes the iconic rubber duck (that children around the world can identify), and takes it to a massive…

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