Monday, September 25, 2017

Gigantic Eight-Tentacled Sea Creature Carved From a Tree

Image: JMS Wood Sculpture

Washington-based woodcarver Jeffrey Michael Samudosky of JMS Wood Sculpture carved this replica of an Enteroctopus dofleini, a Giant Pacific Octopus, from a fallen redwood.

More: Colossal

Theft! A History of Music

Theft! A History of Music is a new fair use comic by James Boyle and Jennifer Jenkins, two law school profs from Duke University. It is "a graphic novel laying out a 2000-year long history of musical borrowing from Plato to rap."

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More: Open Culture

Made In North Korea

Phaidon's new publication Made in North Korea: Graphics From Everyday life in the DPRK by Nicholas Bonner is "the most comprehensive collection of North Korean graphic ephemera to date”.

More: It's Nice That

Sunday, September 24, 2017