""Maleficent" explores the untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic Sleeping Beauty and the elements of her betrayal that ultimately turn her pure heart to stone. Driven by revenge and a fierce desire to protect the moors over which she presides, Maleficent (Jolie) cruelly places an irrevocable curse upon the human king's newborn infant Aurora. As the child grows, Aurora (Fanning) is caught in the middle of the seething conflict between the forest kingdom she has grown to love and the human kingdom that holds her legacy. Maleficent realizes that Aurora may hold the key to peace in land and is forced to take drastic actions that will change both worlds forever."
DJ MJ Cole, filmmaker Chris Cairns and prytotechnic designers Machine Shop teamed with Schwartz Flavour Shots to create this explosive "Sonic Flavourscape". The idea was to explode certain spices on individual piano notes or chords to create a 3D soundscape. Teamed with the music, it makes for quite peaceful explosions.
'Tales you Lose' project by Andre Levy, who turns ordinary coins into unique art pieces. "Coins are actually massively-reproduced little sculptures. This project brings individual character to each replica, and makes us think: Are we able to like one cent more than others, just by injecting new stories in it? "
Knit, Purl, Sow is an exhibition at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden that features botanically-accurate knitted sculptures of flowers, vegetables, and plants. The show features 21 artworks by three different crafty artists, including Rhode Island artist Tatyana Yanishevsky, New York–based Australian artist Ruth Marshall, and textile artist Santiago Venegas. It is scheduled to last until January 22nd, 2014.
Shot on April 14, 1906, just four days before the San Francisco earthquake and fire that destroyed 80 percent of the city. Listen the calm before the storm. It was produced by moving picture photographers the Miles brothers: Harry, Herbert, Earle and Joe. Harry J. Miles hand-cranked the Bell & Howell camera which was placed on the front of a streetcar during filming from Market Street from 8th, in front of the Miles Studios, to the Ferry building.