Oh shit, look at these. Teenage Engineering [those Swedish guys behind the OP-1] are back in a collaboration with Cheap Monday to launch a new range of micro synthesizers called Pocket Operators, which incredibly will sell for only $59. They come in three models; The PO-12 "rhythm" drum machine, PO-14 "sub" bass synth and PO-16 "factory" melody synth. Teenage Engineering have also just launched their new website.
Designer Kobi Benezri has updated the 'Where Chefs Eat' book design with a new orange colourway for 2015. The new edition includes 3,000 recommended restaurants (of which 2,000 are new) from more than 70 countries and chefs such as René Redzepi, David Chang, Jason Atherton, Helena Rizzo, Massimo Bottura and Yoshihiro Narisawa to name a few. Published by Phaidon.
New work from United Visual Artists with a project entitled 'Blueprint' which was exhibited in Philadelphia in 2014.
'Blueprint embraces the relationship and parallels between art and science, creating compositions through the mathematical principles of logic that underpin life. Exploring analogies between DNA and computer code, UVA have created the Blueprint series; works that pair genetics and code as the blueprints of artificial and natural systems. As the work slowly changes over time, patterns fluctuate between varying degrees of complexity. Blueprint uses the basic concepts of evolution to create an ever-transitioning image. With cells literally transferring their genes to their adjoining others, colour flows like paint across the canvas. Drawing up a unique colourful composition every minute, Blueprint presents the unlimited outcome that results from a single algorithm; a single set of rules.]