AND SOME OTHER RANDOM STUFF FROM OUR FRIENDS
Violent Femmes are playing a MOFO Sideshow on New Year’s Day 2015. ENTRY: $70/$60 +BF, free entry for 12 years and under (must be accompanied by an adult) TICKETS: on sale 10am Thursday October 2 from http://www.mona.net.au
Picture: Coco Foto / Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, Australia
Boyd Alternatives supplies a range of functional sculpture such as customised baths, basins, benchtops, seats and outdoor sculpture, in concrete and bronze. Impressive in stature, these simple organic shapes are one-of-a-kind, hand finished works of art to be enjoyed and used everyday. Boyd’s clients include: Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) in Tasmania, Hotel Hotel in Canberra, Jerry Wolveridge Architects, Fender Katsalidis Architects, and Hare+Klein Interior Designers – http://www.boydalternatives.com.au
The UP Box is a desktop 3D printer. Yummm. It has a HEPA filter to remove airborne contaminants and fumes, a well-engineered internal steel chassis, and impressive 100 micron print resolution. It prints 30% faster than the previous model, and features a fully automatic platform levelling and height sense, with no human interaction required.
Even Santa wants one of these babies for Christmas.
It could put a thousand elves out of work – http://www.3dprintingsystems.com/