“For my Masters thesis, I made a bike. Out of a car.”

So sayeth my new personal materials hero, Timo Hypp√∂nen. On the Masters of Aalto site, his thesis statement runs thusly. “Graphic design is mostly about communication. In the field of industrial production it means mostly packaging or advertising, if user interface design is excluded. Yet, most products don’t need graphics to work. It has been… Continue reading “For my Masters thesis, I made a bike. Out of a car.”

Bike art: Art by exercycling?

The thing you see above is an art piece from Australian artist Joseph L. Griffiths, currently residing (and hopefully cycling) in Paris. I’m not a hundred percent sure whether the whole thing is the art piece, but hell, if you can create art while training for time trials goes into the awesome section in our… Continue reading Bike art: Art by exercycling?