Stua Stories

Stua drafted the video artist Javier Guerrero to create a series of short film installations that evoke the mood and tone of Stua’s designs. The six stories, designed to run on four screens simultaneously, are open narratives that range from a diver’s decision (“The Choice,” pictured) to the suspenseful roadside burial of a corpse, aptly titled “Hitchcock revisited.” Premiering at last year’s Milan furniture fair, …

Plein Air Movies in Barcelona

In BCN (as local expats call it) I've experienced some of the hottest, stickiest Summer nights. That kind of weather doesn't stop Spanish partiers, but sometimes the best way to cope is to do nothing but lounge outdoors screen-side. Cine Sin Techo is a free alfresco series held in Barri Gótic, a section of narrow streets and tall, crumbling buildings that is part of Barcelona's …

Street Art 237

237 is an urban art project that started in Malaga, Spain. They supposedly have a website coming soon. Other than being incredibly cute, the little guys featured above are a direct reference to Hayao Miyazaki's animated film Princess Mononoke, where they're the tree spirits known as Kodama. From the looks of it, it seems they've left the forest and headed for Spain. I can't really …