beeple-christies-auction-everydays-first-5000-days_dezeen_2364_col_6-scaled.jpg A collage by American artist Beeple has become the most expensive digital image ever, with the blockchain-verified artwork fetching over $69 million at auction. The artwork, titled Everydays: The First 5000 Days, was listed by Christie's on February 25 for only $100, becoming the first purely digital artwork backed by a non-fungible token (NFT) … Continue reading Jpeg file by digital artist Beeple sells for over $69 million at NFT auction
The Gateway Foundation has announced that it intends to open the first hotel in space, named Voyager Station, in 2027. Voyager Station will be built by construction company Orbital Assembly Corporation, which describes itself as "the world's first large scale space construction company". According to the organisation, construction of the 50,000-square-metre facility will start in … Continue reading First space hotel set to open in 2027
“I spoke to Yeezy last night and he’s very, very focused on this incredible opportunity,” Syngal said Thursday in a call with analysts. West will launch his apparel line with the San Francisco-based retailer toward the latter part of the first half of the year, Gap executives said. Gap and West announced the partnership, which … Continue reading Gap CEO Says Kanye West Still Focused on The Yeezy x Gap Line
Sauti Sol and their record label Sol Generation has partnered with Keep Pace Africa Limited to launch their own brand of ear pods dubbed PaceSol. Taking to their social media pages to announce the partnership, they revealed that PaceSol will be the first product out of their partnership with Pace as they look forward to … Continue reading Sauti Sol Partners With Pace to launch their own brand of ear pods dubbed PaceSol
The watch, part of a new Black Unity Collection of products, comes with a black, green, and red striped band and face, meant to reflect the Pan-African flag. It otherwise appears to be the standard aluminum version of the Apple Watch Series 6, with pricing starting at $399. The band will also be available separately … Continue reading Apple launched a limited-edition Apple Watch for Black History Month
Creative DNA x Fashion Scout present WAUZINE – a digital showcase featuring 11 emerging designers from Kenya, including three limited-edition digital publications – bringing together cross-cultural collaborations between writers, illustrators and creative teams in both London and Nairobi. Originating from the streets of Nairobi ‘wau’ means ‘wow’ - not a reserved and quiet 'wow' either … Continue reading Discover : WAUZINE Celebrating Nairobi’s Vibrant Culture
Created by Lenka Petráková, the design collects ocean debris and then breaks it down to be recycled. It won the Jacques Rougerie foundation's 2020 Grand Prix Award for Architecture and Innovation. The structure's design and concept Created to float on the Pacific Ocean, the 8th Continent is made up of five main parts: The Barrier collects … Continue reading The 8th Continent is a floating station concept that offers to solve one of our planet’s most pressing issues: ocean waste.
Virgin has released a concept video that gives a pretty detailed picture of how it imagines its Hyperloop to be when it launches. Just two months ago, the company conducted its first crewed test, and now it’s showing how citizens will travel via Hyperloop. https://youtu.be/-zSWagCyWio The video is approximately two and a half minutes, featuring … Continue reading A first-person video of the passenger experience In Virgin’s Hyperloop.
Leica Noctilux-M 50 f/1.2 ASPH. Silver Chrome (limited edition) The First Noctilux LensIn 1966, the Noctilux 50 f/1.2 astounded expo visitors and the trade press when it debuted with its positively revolutionary optical capabilities. The lens offered a maximum aperture that was enormous by the standards of the time, in conjunction with an exceptional optical … Continue reading Leica’s Classic Noctilux-M 50 f/1.2 Lens Camera Will Cost You a Cool $16,395
Fashion designer Virgil Abloh has made puffer jackets covered in Paris landmarks and well-known skyscrapers as part of the Louis Vuitton Fall-Winter menswear collection, which debuted in a Barcelona Pavilion-informed set. In one scene Williams enters a large room where two models stand on plinths dressed in puffer jackets covered in 3D models of buildings. … Continue reading A look at Virgil Abloh’s Louis Vuitton A/W21 Skyscraper Jackets