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TED Fellow : Camille Seaman’s The Last Iceberg »

TED Fellow : Camille Seaman’s The Last Iceberg Photos

According to 2011 TED Fellow, Camille Seaman: The Last Iceberg is one piece of a larger project entitled "Melting Away" which documents the polar regions of our planet, their environments, life forms, history of human exploration and the communities that work and live there. Nick Cave once sang, "All things move toward their end." [...]

Magda Sayeg & Knitta Please Yarnbomb iPhone »

Magda Sayeg & Knitta Please Yarnbomb iPhone Covers

Magda Sayeg, founder of the original knit graffiti crew Knitta Please describes her vocation as working... to redefine a craft that has been relegated to the stuffy attic of people’s brains and dismissed by a limited vision for knitting’s purpose, its function, its practitioners. Sayeg’s work repositions this granny pastime in public [...]

Anthropologie Windows : Recycled Corks from Kendall »

Anthropologie Windows : Recycled Corks from Kendall Jackson

  We had heard that Kendall-Jackson had teamed up with the non-profit Cork Forest Conservation Alliance by funding the shipment of millions of recycled corks.  Anthropologie stores throughout the U.S. were to reuse the corks in the clothiers' windows as an Earth Day celebration.  K-J had already partnered with CFCA as each year [...]

Top 10 posts on mixingreality.com : April to May, 2011 »

Top 10 posts on mixingreality.com : April to May, 2011

From activism to cello, this was an amazing month at mixingreality.com.  Since posting two weeks ago, Spike Jones' capture of Yo-Yo Ma & Lil Buck has received almost 300,000 views, almost 6000 facebook likes, and dozens of comments.  Our readers also loved hearing that Dr. Seuss will be back with a new book, and Love the Future =  Ai [...]

Arbor Day : Elizabeth Klein : the Evolution of an Idea »

Arbor Day : Elizabeth Klein : the Evolution of an Idea

Today is the last Friday in April, Arbor Day, 2011.  The father of Arbor Day, J. Sterling Morton, said of his idea : Arbor Day is not like other holidays. Each of those reposes on the past, while Arbor Day proposes for the future. We love this concept.  It reminds us of that it takes courage to propose for the future.  Which leads us [...]

Goodby Silverstein Partners’ Willy the tourist »

Goodby Silverstein Partners’ Willy the tourist AIDS Video

Goodby, Silverstein & Partners' AIDS awareness campaign introduces Willy, the tourist with a lot of frequent flier miles. Indefatigable and cute, Willy is from AIDES, the leading French HIV/AIDS non-profit, with a message for all of us to stay safe...oh, and though it should be, this may not be Safe for Work (NSFW).   via

The Tenderloin National Forest : Art Advocacy in the »

The Tenderloin National Forest : Art Advocacy in the Neighborhood

  According to the SFGate : In (San Francisco's Tenderloin District) there are loads of drug dealers, addicts, prostitutes, and mentally unstable street people...but if you can get past that, you'll find one of the most exciting and diverse locales. Darryl Smith and his co-founding partner, Laurie Lazer of the luggage store, saw [...]

Original Beans Chocolate for Easter and Beyond Green. »

Original Beans Chocolate for Easter and Beyond Green.

In 2003 when the company I co-founded set out to work with natural products, the market was wide open to greenwashing.  Less conscious green products that should never have called themselves sustainable were popping up all over. In 2011, a company that calls itself eco, green, sustainable or enviromentally friendly better understand [...]

Earth Day 2011 : the work of Photographer Glen Green »

Earth Day 2011 : the work of Photographer Glen Green

According to Wikipedia : Earth Day is a day that is intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth's natural environment. In years past, April 22nd has been a moment for bloggers, writers and "greenies" to ruminate on extremes : either how far we've come in certain areas like, preventing ozone depletion or awareness [...]

TBWA/LONDON creates Eastern Eggs for relief efforts in »

TBWA/LONDON creates Eastern Eggs for relief efforts in Japan

Creative agency TBWA/LONDON has teamed with the British Red Cross to continue relief efforts in Japan.  This Easter season they launch Eastern Eggs.  By engaging top illustrators and designers to adorn wooden eggs, we are reminded of the hopeful message of the egg, and the unique designs bring thoughts of Japan to the fore. The collaboration [...]

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