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Gary Baseman Paints Little Poet for Japan »

Gary Baseman Paints Little Poet for Japan

Gary Baseman painted Little Poet, a 3 x 4 ft painting available at GiantRobot Art, for which all proceeds go to UNICEF for Japanese Earthquake Victims. The painting was painted live during a performance with Nightmare & the Cat in Little Toyko, Los Angeles this month.

Thoughts-of-the-day : Japan is on our mind, and now »

Thoughts-of-the-day : Japan is on our mind, and now radioactive fallout..what to take, do we, or don’t we ?

The Seaweed Gatherer, Inis Oirr, Aran Islands The island women gathered dulisk, an edible seaweed, from the rocks at low tide, and carried it in creels on their backs for as much as a couple of miles to their homes. The dulisk was sold to merchants on the mainland. The women also helped the men gather seaweed for use as manure on the [...]

Activism : Art & Design For Japan, continued »

Activism : Art & Design For Japan, continued

We live in unprecedented times, specifically, in that social media has changed the face of disasters forever.  We can move quickly to create and spread ideas.  Yesterday we posted about W+K's poster for Japan.  Today we add to the list of artists and designers who are offering their photography, prints, tee shirts and leather bracelets for the [...]

Wieden+Kennedy : W+K Help Japan Poster »

Wieden+Kennedy : W+K Help Japan Poster

Buy one, donate to disaster victims W+K art director Max Erdenberger designed this poster to help raise funds for disaster victims in Japan: We designed and are printing these posters to raise relief funds for the devastating 8.9 earthquake and subsequent massive tsunami that struck Japan on March 11, 2011. 100% of proceeds will go [...]

Top 10 posts on mixingreality.com : February to March »

Top 10 posts on mixingreality.com : February to March 2010

Image : Joan Snyder from Women Make Lists People love lists.  Lists tell us where we stand, if only in our heads, and if only for the moment.  So here is our first list of the top posts from the last month.  If you have been here before, many thanks for helping get mixing reality off to a roaring start. If this is your first time, take a [...]

Decompress from Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Volcanos & »

Decompress from Earthquakes, Tsunamis, Volcanos & Nukes with Yoga

Easy to follow, do it in your living room and don't be afraid...let yourself go! It's been a day for the record books, an 8.9 earthquake, huge tsunamis, volcanic eruptions and now the threat of nuclear pollution. So in honor of Friday, and some de-stressing goodness, here is a lesson in yoga from someone who really knows his stuff, Shiva, the [...]

Seventh Generation changes packaging to paper. »

Seventh Generation changes packaging to paper.

When Jeffrey Hollender was fired from Seventh Generation in November, 2010, after two decades taking his company to a $150 million dollar game changer, I was incredibly pessimistic.  Hollender, is a staunch defender of the planet, at the same time, a staunchly, outspoken critic of consumerism and our broken systems.  Surely, the company might [...]

Shepard Fairey’s print : 50th Anniversary of the »

Shepard Fairey’s print : 50th Anniversary of the Peace Corps

The Peace Corps has released a commemorative print by  Shepard Fairey in commemoration of the agency’s 50th anniversary. The print is based on a 2009 photograph of a Peace Corps volunteer in Senegal, and is symbolic of the work of more than 200,000 Peace Corps volunteers who have served in 139 countries since 1961. Fairey, whose sister [...]

French ad agency creates a shocking, yet beautiful, »

French ad agency creates a shocking, yet beautiful, video for Amnesty International to commemorate 50 years.

A beautiful, yet shockingly visual video in commemoration of 50 years for Amnesty International, by La Chose agency in Paris, France.    http://vimeo.com/20749384

Craig Newmark launches his latest venture : »

If after 16 years, you have not used CraigsList, this post will make no sense to you.  If, like approximately 100 Million people worldwide who utilize this amazing people connector, you do, you will see this as the next logical step in Craig's famous low-key approach to fame and fortune. Today Craig Newmark launched CraigConnects, his next [...]

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