MAAT’s Playmode Exhibition Intertwines Art and Games

Playful but precise and poignant, the Playmode exhibition (curated by Filipe Pais and Patrícia Gouveiaat and on now through 17 February) at Lisbon’s Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology features works by David Shrigley, Mary Flanagan and plenty of others. The work range from dark and conceptual to entertaining and emotionally informative, and span visual art and gaming to form coherent narratives about life and …

Polka Dot All Star Sneakers

With the familiar Comme des Garçons Play love-heart symbol on the opposite side to the classic round Chuck Taylor All Star patch, these Converse sneakers are a delightful mixture of the ’70s and 2017. The shape hasn’t changed, but the fabric is covered in playful polka dots—available in black on white or white on black.

Balsa Flyer

A delightful toy plane with a 29-inch wingspan handmade from balsa wood by Brooklyn-based design duo Fredericks & Mae for ABC Carpet & Home.