Libyan battle trucks, photographed by James Mollison:
A lovely video for the lovely song Ma’agalim, by Isreali band Jane Bordeaux, based round an animated, articulated, mechanical music box.
It’s the little details that are delightful – the little, whirling legs of the old lady, the plucked guitar strings and harmonica bellows under the surface, the grain of the wood and paint, the head atop the huge roll of scarf:
Cai Guo Qiang is an artist obsessed with blowing things up (unsurprisingly, based on that description, he’s featured on this blog before, with powder fireworks, exploding cars, exploding ladders and exploding Museums of Art).
This latest explodey display in front of the Power Station of Art in Shanghai was so loud that concerned citizens across the city called the police. My kind of art: