Jared Madere’s RV Installation Outside the Whitney Museum

A mobile, artist-run gallery entitled "Bed-Stuy Love Affair"

In October of this year, artist Jared Madere unveiled his first-ever solo exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American Art. The New York-based artist took over the John R. Eckel, Jr. Foundation Gallery on the first floor—a space open to the public free of charge—and set up a massive, animated mixed media work that’s as odd as it is endearing. Last night, at the museum’s …

The Gidget Retro Teardrop Camper

The unique space-efficient design from Australia slides out to reveal hidden amenities like a queen-sized bed

When Glenn Wills and Christine Bree set out to design the camper of their (pretty realistic) dreams, they didn’t realize it might also be the camper of many other people’s dreams, too. The Gidget Retro Teardrop Camper is extremely compact and lightweight, but sacrifices almost none of the typical luxuries found in larger campers or RVs. A charming pod slides out to almost double the …