Monthly Archives: May 2013

Seaweed ladies & moss men

Why do these images of seaweed ladies and moss men matter to designers? Because each is mirror and portal. Not of what you should make, but of who you could be.

Eyes as Big as Plates # Agnes II © Karoline Hjorth & Riitta Ikonen

 

Eyes as Big as Plates # Bengt II © Karoline Hjorth & Riitta Ikone

 

Eyes as Big as Plates # Pupi © Karoline Hjorth & Riitta Ikonen

 

Eyes as Big as Plates # Agnes © Karoline Hjorth & Riitta Ikonen

 

Eyes as Big as Plates # Torleiv © Karoline Hjorth & Riitta Ikonen

 

Eyes as Big as Plates # Bengt © Karoline Hjorth & Riitta Ikonen

 

Eyes as Big as Plates # Hallvar II © Karoline Hjorth & Riitta Ikonen

These indescribably important images come from Eyes as Big as Plates, an international exhibition by a duo of finnish photographers, Karoline Hjorth and Riitta Ikone.

Take Me Outside

Singing just past the threshold of what I have tried to say, the gorgeous Laura Mvula offers a brilliant invitation to get outside, get barefoot, and sit in the green garden.