chess in art

  • #841

    Disgusting! Yell

  • #842

    Since the first was such a hit here is other piece Friend and Griffin put together.  Discuss.

  • #843

    Inspired by ''Robocop'' ?

  • #844

    Discuss? Auto spell mistake ? I think you mean to say ' disgusting'

  • #845

    i cannot say it is disgusting.... some art realy disgusts me ... and it probably is what the maker intended....

    a association with the work above.... it makes me tink about yuppies in the eighties.... this should fit in a interieur of that time.... i think it was cool that you pay much money for some thing easy to make... like the yuppies made easy money themself....  i think of the movie "wallstreet"

  • #846

    this one I like 1000% more than 1st one!

  • #847

    My son Rob just has sent me this one !  More info follows.

  • #848

    Further to post 870 : see design-dautore.com, it is the Umbra Wobble Chess Set,  uit het album  design for fun.    Also the other pictures are nice, see e.g. the guitar and the caramel apple...

  • #849

    very beautiful chess set!!!  i cannot find the design for fun album on this website.... maybe you can copy paste the "page web adress" in your comment :)

  • #850
    RomyGer schrieb:

    My son Rob just has sent me this one !  More info follows.

    Nice and very convenient if you live in an earthquake zone Smile

  • #851

    J-pax : on www.design-dautore.com they refer to their facebook, there you find these pictures ( I just checked again...)

  • #852

    What an unusual chess set - delightful!

     

    (Reminds me of weebles... "Weebles wobble, but they don't fall down.")

  • #853
    fburton wrote:

    What an unusual chess set - delightful!

     

    (Reminds me of weebles... "Weebles wobble, but they don't fall down.")

    It is neat. Can you imagine playing with it in a motorhome while riding down the highway?  

  • #854

    ooh i don't have facebook ..but i could look trough some very nice pictures before it said ..sign in..

    the chess set is also good for sailors :)

  • #855

    http://www.chessville.com/misc/jewelroyale.htm

    I suppose some might call this chess set art. The pricetag is over £5million.

  • #856

    i could not find real pictures on google... i think the drawings/story of the jewel royale chess set is  promotion of the thriller/book metioned in the article

  • #857

    Maybe they won't make any until they get a down payment and no one has offered?

  • #858

    See www.marblesthebrainstore.com for this set, price 250 dollar !

  • #859

    i think that wobble chess  would be annoying after 5min and that 5million $ chess-set looks like pure photoshop/3d programm

  • #860

    Caissa - goddess of chess !

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