The Art of Pipilotti Rist

Installation artwork by Pipilotti Rist It would be lovely to be able to experience these installations by Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, but the pictures are great too. There’s a good interview with the artist over on designboom.com. Photo by Poul Buchard Brøndum & Co. “if i could bring […]

1971 Land Rover Series IIA

Not your Daddy’s Oldsmobile. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BCvLn44-wGo Stolen from my buddy Steve’s site. Mine is not your conventional mid-life crisis. I don’t want the fast red sports car. I long for the slow, red truck that’s noisy and has no radio. No bluetooth. No heated seats. This particular one is a nice shade, has the additional cool […]

Are Planet Rights Different Than Human Rights?

The protected Cathedral Grove, British Columbia, Canada. Photo by Sang Trinh/Flickr (Creative Commons) An interesting article over on aeon.co by Anna Greer that posits It’s Wrongheaded to Protect Nature with Human-Style Rights. “After all, it is a hubristic belief in our own singularity and exceptionalism that’s partly responsible for destroying the planet. One thing seems certain: […]