The Simpsons Reimagined by Shuggie’s Sweet Revenge

Manipulated characters from the iconic TV show land on T-shirts and tote bags

Seemingly very in tune with 20- and 30-somethings of today, Shuggie’s Sweet Revenge makes T-shirts and tote bags emblazoned with cleverly combined Simpsons characters—and cartoon images of Larry David’s face. A delightfully simple idea, the morphed Simpsons portraits are born when artist Sarah Adamson blends two of her favorite characters together, resulting in the likes of Selma Bouvier blended with Otto, and Luann Van Houten …

Poligon Foldable Sculptures

From bed bugs to gorillas, charming animal sculptures made from brass and stainless steel

Anyone with a passion for design—or animals—will be a quick fan of Poligon‘s foldable magnetic sculptures. The clever British duo, Rodrigo Solorzano and Matthew White, met at the Royal College of Art and have made the perfect team for this project—with Solorzano’s previous work exploring paper folding and White’s production experience in making ideas a reality. The upshot is a Kickstarter to fund the production …

Interview: Ceramicist Ruby Pilven

The Australian artist merges Japanese techniques with a love for luster

Growing up with two ceramic artists for parents, Australian Ruby Pilven has been experimenting with the craft since childhood. The Ballarat-based ceramicist makes experimental works—from necklaces and rings to folded vases—that are embellished by delicate brushstrokes and lustrous gold highlights for stunning conversation pieces. Pilven, who is currently completing her Masters degree (and working two jobs) still manages to find time to make her striking …