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RIP Keith Sonnier, master of neon sculpture


Keith Sonnier, whose work explored combining functional materials, especially neon lighting, in playful ways, has died at age 78. Among his best-known works is the massive public art piece at LA's Caltrans headquarters, designed to look like cars zipping through the night (shown below). Via New York Times:

He began using neon tubes, ...

From seed to Series A: Scaling a startup in Latin America today

It’s not easy to raise growth-stage capital in Latin America, but it’s getting easier. As startups begin to flourish in the region’s largest markets, available funding is evolving to suit the needs of these maturing companies. However, Silicon Valley-style Series A rounds in Latin America are still rare, especially outside of Brazil and Mexico. ...

Neon Signs 100 Years old

06.06.2009 · Posted in Advertising Articles

Neon is now all over the planet and during the 50's and 60's could be seen all over world famous landmark sites like Times Square in New Your City, Piccadilly Circus in Londons West End and most images of the sprawling metropolis of Tokyo in Japan are supplemented by greats sways of neon lighting and ...