27 Apr '15, 5am

That's one way to express your opinion.

The exaggerated middle finger of the hand extends thirty-two-feet in the air like a spindly column. The soaring finger is Cerny’s message to the Czech people and government, and is a gesture opposing a plan by leftist Social Democrats that could let post-Communists take power in the country (the first time since 1989). The artist decided to take matters into his own hands by literally flipping the bird at the president through art.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/artist-flips-czech-government-a-gian...

Tweets

UK artist transforms salvaged circuit boards in...

inhabitat.com 27 Apr '15, 8am

“The recycled bits of cultural refuse that are woven throughout my work represent a direct encounter with the excesses of ...

Why is the government shutting down community s...

inhabitat.com 27 Apr '15, 2pm

A slow raid is raging across the United States, and its targets are not what you’d expect. They’re often tucked into local...

Iconic artwork becomes architecture:

inhabitat.com 28 Apr '15, 10am

Babina has charmed us before with other illustrative architectural series including Archicine , a set of iconic buildings ...

Design

inhabitat.com 26 Apr '15, 7pm

On the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico, the Galván family recently completed the construction of their first home: la Casa ...

EcoCasa Suyana is an sustainable, open-source h...

inhabitat.com 27 Apr '15, 7pm

During their trip, they discovered social and environmental problems that appeared to have an easy solution given the righ...

#Design

inhabitat.com 23 Apr '15, 1pm

Harvey and Yu’s design team spent one month researching the preferences of the Portland team members before designing the ...

Can drones plant one billion trees?

inhabitat.com 28 Apr '15, 5pm

To achieve its goal of planting one billion trees a year, BioCarbon is developing a fleet of drones that, if all goes acco...

Design

inhabitat.com 24 Apr '15, 9am

completed Cliff House, a modern and modest home that frames the stunning beauty of Scotland’s Isle of Skye landscape. Part...

This town is built entirely in, around and on t...

inhabitat.com 22 Apr '15, 11pm

The ancient people of Monsanto did not hack through the rocks to build their homes—the granite houses were built to accomm...

Bitcoin Paves a Way for Evolution of the Species

Bitcoin Paves a Way for Evolution of the Species

coindesk.com 25 Apr '15, 2pm

Nozomi Hayase PhD, is a writer covering issues of freedom of speech, transparency and decentralized movements. In this art...

Design

inhabitat.com 22 Apr '15, 1pm

completed the Family Retreat, a secluded lakeside cabin that boasts a cozy and contemporary style. Located on the family’s...

Design

inhabitat.com 24 Apr '15, 2pm

Many of the details of the trailer’s interior have been crafted by hand. The original chandelier piece is born of a vintag...

#Design

inhabitat.com 21 Apr '15, 12pm

can often mean living with a kitchen that consists of just a mini fridge and hot plate. Croatian designers Dizzconcept bel...

Design

inhabitat.com 21 Apr '15, 2pm

makes the most of the cabin’s small size. The Cheryl Cabin prototype shows off how wooden storage boxes topped with cushio...

Turning architecture on its head - literally.

inhabitat.com 20 Apr '15, 7am

has returned with another stunning example of his innovative public architecture sculptures - the Miner on the Moon. Chinn...