"Peace Dance Art," Natalie Kovacs. Photograph kindly provided by Jorge Rivas.
Corporate and art synergy! Ben & Jerry’s teamed up with Morgans Hotel Group and Interview Magazine to bring "Peace Dance Art" to Art Basel Miami Beach this year with a "dance intervention" by public performance art curator Natalie Kovacs. Several hundred ice cream lovers [...]
This commercial features a older women salaciously digging into ice cream cones in slow motion, and right at the end, up comes text that reads, "Vanilla is the most erotic scent to older men" and Science World's logo with the tagline: “We can explain." Because it's a promo for the hands-on science center Science [...]
Genius: These ads for Colgate by the advertising agency Y&R out of Bangkok,Thailand with the Colgate logo and the slogan "Don't Forget" and printed on ice cream bar sticks and lollipop sticks. Even cooler: the sticks themselves are shaped like toothbrushes.
Get out of my dreams and into my car: MooBellla is a fully-automated touch-screen controlled kiosk that makes ice cream on demand. Bringing together twelve different flavors, three different mixes, and two different ice cream types (premium and light), it allows for up to 96 different varieties. Make your selection, and 45 seconds later, you [...]
Photo via hayeon on Flickr
The Cloud Project is a food truck that uses cloud-seeding technology to make ice cream-flavored snow. Completely conceptual, this project by Zoe Papadopoulou and Cathrine Kramer is part of the 2009 Design Interactions Show at the Royal College of Art.
How it should work: A canon mounted on top of the ice [...]
Jeff Zimmermann, "Fountain Fair #1," acrylic on masonite, 36" x 36", photo by permission
Artist Jeff Zimmermann might be more nationally-recognized these days for his controversial large-scale urban mural of everyday Memphis residents. But back in the early 2000's, this Chicago-based artist developed a series of colorful ice cream trucks, that, with summer finally here, fittingly [...]
The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck. Photo: Raphael Brion / Eat Me Daily
Today marked the opening of The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck, the latest entry in New York City's food truck scene. With prime location near the bandstand at Brooklyn Pride in Prospect Park in Brooklyn, The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck's owners Doug [...]
Photograph from antoniofederici.com
Ice cream maker Frank Frederick believes he knows the secret to extra-creamy gelato. His bevy of Friesian beauties have recently been serenaded by the dulcet tones of Marcello Bedoni, one of Europe's most renowned tenors. Frederick had Bedoni flown to the Cockshotts Farm in Lancashire, England for a special performance of "soothing arias [...]