This week had us infatuated with design transformation: building up, tearing down — but always emerging with something wicked.
Building Lust – NYT has a great behind the scenes look at the making of Bjork’s stunning new video Wanderlust
Living Bridges – transformative bridges that do far more than transport people; they become a destination
Design Gets Minted – comparing the beautiful new British coins to the horrid design-by-committee US five dollar bill
Murakami Retro – the Brooklyn Museum launches what looks to be a fabulous retrospective on the father of Superflat, Takashi Murakami
Where Billboards Went – super clever repurposing of trashed SÃ£o Paulo billboards after the public advertising ban
Jamming Apparel – appropriately raunchy mockeries of American Apparel keep popping up all over NYC