On September 13, 2008 artist Sagmeister began the installation of 250,000 Eurocents on Waagdragerhof Square in Amsterdam. Over the course of 8 days and with the help of more than 100 volunteers, the coins were sorted into 4 different shades, and carefully placed over this 300 sqm area, according to a master plan.
The quote that from an eyebird-view was visible was: “Obsessions make my life worse and my work better”. Considering the patience and the paroxysm that lead the artist to design such an installation, it might be true and in some fashion for each of us sometimes. Don’t you agree?
At least from his foolishness a beautiful artwork came out. The result is here below:
I discover this designer only recently and I just fall in love with his world: Somewhere City, a place of your heart and in your mind, where whimsical characters live, a set where adults and kids can find their selves playing with no worries at all.
He is Goran Lelas and with his incredibly playful attitude produced in collaboration with MOMA Store and Alessi Design these cute toys to play in a imaginary universe where positivity is the only rule admitted.
For who never really grew up:
Full version of OREO animated commercial: who doesn’t love the round double chocolate biscuit?
Looking forward to bite one soon, this is what we need on a rainy Wednesday for lifting our spirit up!
I took this picture last night in a foodhall downtown and tought it would perfectly fit in my blog.
Let’s read it smiling and trying to keep one or more of these golden rules in our day.