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Affordable, easy to set up 360-degree photography
Orangemonkie has created Foldio360, the affordable way to capture 360-degree images.
The evolution of immersive storytelling
Designer Alex McDowell works with cutting-edge experts to move entertainment into a new, more immersive and participatory experience for the viewer.
Award-winning designer Alex McDowell is an immersive storyteller. He is best known for the set designs for "Minority Report", "Fight Club" and "Man of Steel".
The world’s first 3D knitted shoe
JS Shoe introduces featherweight, formfitting footwear created with 3D knitting technology.
Imagining homes for the homeless
Sofia Borges and Susan Nwankpa’s HOME(less) confronts the epidemic of a growing homeless population in Los Angeles.
Christmas ornaments get redesigned to raise funds for Detroit museum
American designers teamed up to create a range of bespoke Christmas ornaments to raise funds for the Museum of Contemporary Art, Detroit.
Claymation meets punk rock in this chaotic music video.
This chaotic claymation for Radkey’s song “Glore” is explosive and packed with references to pop culture.
Grassroots Cactivism could solve California's drought problems
Grassroots Cactivism, a speculative project designed by Ali Chen, uses cacti as a source of food, water purification and animal fodder.
Drones and dancers happily unite for this music video
Los Angeles-based producer Nosaj Things employs drones and contemporary dancers in the music video for “Cold Stares”, a track featuring Chance the Rapper.
Sci-fi psychedelic cover art for Nozinja’s debut album
Los Angeles-based design duo Oval-X channels the spirit of South African townships and “Shangaan electro” to create covert art for Nozinja’s debut album.
It’s the end of the office as we know it
The future of office design is flexible and open, say designers Stanley Felderman and Nancy Keatinge. But first our buildings need to adapt.
As a creator of LA's celebrated gourmet food truck culture, this chef did more than sling marinated Korean barbecue tacos. He brought Los Angelenos together.
Battle of the Jazz Guitarist
This short film by Mark Columbus is a twisting but sincere portrayal of the complex relationship between father and son.
A hand-drawn music video
Stefan Bucher's perfectly flowing animation of this music video belies the painstaking work behind it. He tells us about the ups and downs of making it.
The social agenda of buildings
Clive Wilkinson, paradigm-defining architect of Googleplex, will speak at Design Indaba 2014. Here he shares insights into his approach to workplace design.
Architect and strategist Clive Wilkinson has redefined workplace design by focusing on the social agenda of buildings and how people connect with each other.
Saving Norman by Hanneke Schutte
#FilmFestFridays presents "Saving Norman" by SA filmmaker Hanneke Schutte.
TEN Collection: design tutorial ft Adhemas Batista (Brazil)
Learn how Adhemas Batista created his artwork for season two of the TEN Collection. View subtitles by selecting your language on the video player settings.
Team iLuminate of ‘America’s Got Talent’ fame are a group of glow-suit dancers from Los Angeles.
Eames Demetrios is a filmmaker and the geographer-at-large for Kcymaerxthaere, a parallel universe largely coexistent with our linear world.
Doug Pray has directed a number of critically acclaimed feature-length documentary films about American subcultures, artists, and maverick characters.
Sean Adams and Noreen Morioka founded media company AdamsMorioka in Beverly Hills in 1994.
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