Helmut Smits, Rainbow

Article: Helmut Smits, Rainbow

To classy up the double rainbow YouTube video that went MASSIVELY VIRAL (go to Urlesque for a terrific recap on this phenomenon) and forever changed the way we view rainbows, is this apropos piece of art by Dutch artist Helmut Smits. It won’t be a double, but wherever you drive, you’ll always see a rainbow.

Redesigning the gay flag

Article: Redesigning the gay flag

Rainbow colors were displayed everywhere in New York City (even Mother Nature got in on the celebration) this weekend, which culminated in the annual gay pride march down Fifth Avenue. Worldstudio presents some alternatives for a redesign of “the ubiquitous symbol of gay pride: the rainbow flag.” I think they’re a bit “meh,” but I…