We have a little tradition here at Dashboard that we lovingly call SHiT iFOUND. Every Friday, we sit around a table with some beers, wine and a bunch of snacks and a member of our team takes everyone through some of the cool shit they found that week. It’s shit that inspires us, shit that makes us laugh, shit that makes us think, shit that’s hot… all that kinda stuff. And we thought we should share it with everyone. So, without further ado, here’s some SHiT weFOUND.
Human relationships can be incomprehensibly complex and hard to explain. This short animation does a great job using simple and abstract visual elements to reinterpret human’s relationship in a lovely and meaningful way.
Tokyo, considered as one of the largest city in the world, and known for its fast-paced lifestyle and vibrant nightlife. This video brings a unique angle of this city – it captures the everyday moments in Tokyo using slow motion technique.
An interactive/industrial design piece focuses on human’s interaction on the street. This umbrella can be folded up when the user squeeze and try to past people on the street so that the users can protect themselves from harsh winds or bumping into other people.
A music video of remix of sights and sound recorded around Bhutan. This song is part of an on-going project, the world remix project, by a musician, Pogo. “The goal of this project is to travel the world in search of sights, sounds, voices and chords, and use them to compose and shoot a track and video for each major culture of the world.”
Leg Hair Typography
A set of typeface created out of leg hair by a Japanese student. The leg hair is manipulated to look like letters of the alphabet, both lowercase and capital letters included. No use of photoshop or any digital editing – only use glue and digital camera.
Les queues de sardines
Les Queues de Sardines is notable for their unconventional and unique graphic style. These elegant and eye-catching tights screen-printed with limited numbers make your legs not to be noticed. They not only make your unique fashion taste stands out but also transform your childhood fantasies into luxe tights.
Genki Sudo – World Order’s 2012
World order is a Japanese dance performance group famous for their slow-motion-in-real-time moves and synchronized robotic dancing movement.
Genki Sudo, the leader of the group, also known as an ex-boxer, strikes to explore the combination of strength with beauty through the unique physical expression.
Amon Tobin – ISAM Live Trailer
Amon Tobin is a Brazilian musician, composer and producer of electronic music. He describes himself as a sound designer. In recent years, he started to do live performance using projection mapping, generative/audio reactive real time and pre-rendered elements combined with custom software to control the show.