In what looks like a fun play on Salvador Dali’s melting clocks, Londom-based Chilean artist Livia Marin has created interesting classic porcelain China pieces that seem to have melted and pooled on a hot summer day. The melting porcelain pieces are unsettling because what’s left of the pots, kettles and cups looks like the solid objects we’re used to, while the puddle of “melted” porcelain look like vanilla ice-cream that has been left out in the sun too long.
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German artist Evelyn Bracklow has created a beautiful, traditional set of antique-style porcelain called “Chitins Gloss” with an unexpectedly playful twist – it looks like it’s crawling with an army of ants. Fortunately, the ants are fake – each was painstakingly hand-painted by Bracklow to ensure that they look as realistic as possible. It’s a fun but strange work – the seemingly crawling ants contrast heavily with the immaculately and gracefully crafted porcelain.
Whether you like wine, cognac, champagne or fresh orange juice, you always need a proper glass for your favorite beverage. While even the cheapest white plastic cup can do the job, it probably won’t be as tasty as it could be using something more appropriate. And if you want something really unique and cool – you’ve come to the right place! We’ve handpicked 22 Cool and Creative Drinking Glasses, and now want to share it with you.