In the video for British heavy metal band Throne’s song “Tharsis Sleeps,” the directors Nicos Levesey (also a member of Throne) and Tom Bunker went all out and created the first ever, frame by frame stitched video. The animation and sewing took several months to do and many all-nighters using over three thousand embroidered “frames” and over 45 million stitches. Check out the colorful, incredible video/work of art below:
I’ve spent all morning watching RED Camera’s and The Berrics’s collaboration video series “REDirect” which celebrates skateboard film-making. My favorite, which I’ve collected stills from above, is called “form" and it was directed by Colin Kennedy and I think he created something very beautiful and powerful. I’ve mentioned in other skateboard video posts how skateboard films have really become a form of art and this video is a perfect example of that. Watch it below:
Recently in Berlin, Germany Thinkspace Gallery in association with Project M/4 and Urban Nation opened the show “LAX/TXL" (Supersonic’s coverage). The show featured over 60 of the top New Contemporary artists from around the world and the awesome video above documents preparations for the show and opening night. Check it out!
Banksy’s tongue-in-cheek Webby Awards Video, profiling his month long “residency” in New York City. You can read my coverage of the exciting last day, “Thieves, Cops and Chaos: Banksy’s Last Day in New York City.”
Check out this incredible looking 3D Pen, LIX. It’s currently the smallest 3D printing pen in the world. You can check out a video of the pen in action below:
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