Surface to Structure origami exhibition

“Vole,” 2013, by Bernie Peyton, USA. Photographed by Christopher Bierlein.


Surface to Structure: Folded Forms is an exhibition of origami artwork that brings together the work of 88 artists spanning five continents.  The 134 works in the show encapsulate a broad spectrum of origami’s possibilities, both artistic and scientific, and push the perceptions of this art form beyond its traditional boundaries.


“Constrained Bowl,” 2012, by Linda Smith, USA. Photographed by Christopher Bierlein.

“Phoenix,” 2012, by Satoshi Kamiya, Japan. Photographed by Christopher Bierlein.

“Fluid Dynamic,” 2013, by Richard Swee­ney, UK. Photographed by Christopher Bierlein.

“Ciérbol,” 2013, by Victor Coeurjoly, Spain. Photographed by Christopher Bierlein.

On view until July 3, 2014, 11AM–10PM every day. Free. See details here.




“To reach this site the crocodile would have had to scale a [13-foot] completely vertical bank and then walk amongst the branches to reach the end of the tree.”

Turns out crocodiles can climb trees, because of course they can.



Serpent d’océan

Huang Yong Ping’s giant sea snake skeleton on the French seaside.

A Photographic Journey through Texas by Rémi Noel

Between 2004 and 2012, creative director, advertising copywriter and photographer, Rémi Noel visited Texas on several occasions. These are some of the images from those trips.

More here.


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Happy New Year all y’all!

Same as always, kids – party hard and take care of each other. 2014, let’s do this thing.


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“This was a case of young dolphins purposefully experimenting with something we know to be intoxicating.”

Dolphins getting high on puffer fish.



Toronto Frozen Leafs


Natation synchronisée

Natation synchronisée by Jean-Baptiste Courtier.




The Drum Thing

The Drum Thing is a book project by Deirdre O’Callaghan. It has been three years in the making and it puts the often overlooked rhythm section front and centre. The book includes photographs and interviews featuring the most talented and established drummers in the world today. It will give insight into drummers’ candid home lives with portraits and detail shots as well as in-depth interviews.

Zach Hill – Death Grips/Hella

Jim Sclavunos (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)

Drummers involved include John Densmore (The Doors), Dave Grohl (Nirvana,Them Crooked Vultures), Questlove (The Roots), Jim Sclavunos (Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Grinderman), Stephen Morris (Joy Division, New Order), John French (Captain Beefheart), George Hurley (The Minutemen), Jon Theodore (Queens of the Stoneage), Mike D (Beastie Boys), Matt Cameron (Soundgarden, Pearl Jam), Topper Headon (The Clash), Brad Wilk (Rage Against The Machine), Sheila E (Prince), Dennis Thompson (MC5), Animal (The Muppets) and many, many others. You can find the full list at Kickstarter.

Jon Theodore – Queens of the Stoneage



Jabuticaba – Brazilian Grape Tree

The fruit of the Jabuticaba grows off the trunk of the tree.