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75 Masquerading Mimes and Mimics

From Pooch Personification to Menacing Mimes

— December 24, 2009 — Art & Design
This cluster showcases the 75 best innovations in miming and mimicry, but I have to voice my thoughts on mimes -- mimics can wait until another time.

Sure mimes are talented, but why can’t they talk? What horrible act of evil have they committed that justifies putting yourself in a sound-proof, invisible prison of a box? I mean, damn guys, isn’t life hard enough without adding the whole muted existence with face paint aspect? Maybe I just don’t get it.

Anyway, from pooch personification to menacing mimes, check out the 75 masquerading mimes and mimics.
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6mm Tables
6mm Tables
Super-Slim Table Mimics Airplane Wing
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73
Robot Spiderman Spinoffs
Robot Spiderman Spinoffs
Spiderbot Mimics Peter Parker's Skills, Sorta
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72
Starlet-Mimicking Beauty Products
Starlet-Mimicking Beauty Products
The Jolielips System Promises an Epic Pucker
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71
Breast Cancer Prevention CDs
Breast Cancer Prevention CDs
Double-CD Case Mimics Lost Breast
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70
Mouse-Mimicking Radios
Mouse-Mimicking Radios
R-1 Analog Radio Blasts Buttonless Beats
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69
Face-Contour Home Accessories
Face-Contour Home Accessories
Candlestick Sculptures Mimic Human Profile
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68
Miming Robots
Miming Robots
Robotic Marimba Player Improvises With Human Piano Player
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67
Cars as Schools of Fish
Cars as Schools of Fish
Nissan Explores How Cars That Mimic Fish Can Help Avoid Collisions
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66
Silent Social Media
Silent Social Media
@TheMime Leaves Twitter Speechless Without Any Effort
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65
Apple-Inspired Music Storage
Apple-Inspired Music Storage
The Real-Life iShelf Mimics iTunes' Album Navigation
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64
Shanty Town-Inspired Furniture
Shanty Town-Inspired Furniture
Christian Vivanco Work Surface Mimics Informal Architecture
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63
Innovation From Nature
Innovation From Nature
Biomimicry: The Course
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62
Pooch Personification
Pooch Personification
Dog's Funny Dream Mimicks That of a Human Reaction
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61
Faux Paper e-Publications
Faux Paper e-Publications
Plastic Logic e-Reader Mimics The Feel of Holding Paper
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60
Sun-Shaped Radiators
Sun-Shaped Radiators
The 'Sole' Radiator Mimics the Warmth of the Sun
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59
Cotton Candy Scientific Theory
Cotton Candy Scientific Theory
Sugary Structure Mimics Capillaries, Could Aid in Regrowing Organs
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58
Historically Corrupt Cartoons
Historically Corrupt Cartoons
Todays Events Mimicked 100 Years Ago for Russian Life Mag
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57
Gadget-Inspired Fragrances
Gadget-Inspired Fragrances
Justin Timberlake's 'Play' Cologne for Givenchy Mimics MP3 Players
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56
Fauxfficial Media Branding
Fauxfficial Media Branding
Spark Brand's 'Colbert Report' Packaging Mimics Official Documents
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55
Inline Skating Slalom
Inline Skating Slalom
Mimicking Skiing on Roller Blades is Exploding Worldwide
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54
X-Ray Lights
X-Ray Lights
Wonsuk Cho's Lightbox Mimics Radiology Results
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53
Human-Like Mechanical Limbs
Human-Like Mechanical Limbs
The Shadow Dexterous Hand Can Mimic Our Movements
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52
Psychological Tangletography
Psychological Tangletography
Niek Lekkerkerk's 'Entangled' Mimics the Online Webs We Weave
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51
Biomimicry to Solve Problems
Biomimicry to Solve Problems
AskNature.Org
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50
LED Moonwalk Tiles
LED Moonwalk Tiles
Mimic Michael Jackson With ‘Billie Jean'-Inspired Decor
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49
Robots with Tentacles
Robots with Tentacles
Sculptural Bots Inspired by Nature and Biomimicry
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48
Trains That Mimic Nature
Trains That Mimic Nature
Renfe Protects Planet With Animal-Inspired Transportation
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47
Anatomy-Inspired Cameras
Anatomy-Inspired Cameras
The Human Eye Camera Mimics Sight for Revolutionary Photos
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46
Presidential Consumer Cars
Presidential Consumer Cars
Loma Performance Corvette C6 BlackforceOne Mimics Air Force One
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45
Overflowing Porcelain Candles
Overflowing Porcelain Candles
Vesuvius From Ted Muehling Mimics an Exploding Volcano
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44
Fauxhenge Memorials
Fauxhenge Memorials
Manmade Monuments Mimic the Iconic Ancient World Marvel
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43
Silly Sculptural Seating
Silly Sculptural Seating
Giorgio Biscaro's ‘Atlas' Bench Mimics a Stick Figure
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42
Sand-Print Seats
Sand-Print Seats
Erwin Zwiers Designs “To Become One” Chairs That Mimic Shape
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41
Flight Board iPhone Apps
Flight Board iPhone Apps
FlipTime Mimics Airport Information Monitors
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40
Street Level Cruise Ships
Street Level Cruise Ships
Docked Harbour Restaurant Mimicks Luxury Yacht
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39
Porcupine Bookcases
Porcupine Bookcases
A Unique Bookshelf That Mimics Our Pointy Little Forest Friends
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38
Ocean Power Via Biomimicry
Ocean Power Via Biomimicry
BioPower Systems' Tidal Electricity Generation Apes Nature
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37
Photographing Guys Primping
Photographing Guys Primping
'Vanity' Captures the Girlier Side of Men Mimicking Women
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36
Biomimic Gadgetry
Biomimic Gadgetry
Nature-Inspired Devices Show the Root of Innovation
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35
Smoking Smarties
Smoking Smarties
Bizarre Teen Fad Mimics Smoking Cigarettes
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34
Robots That Mimic Your Facial Expressions
Robots That Mimic Your Facial Expressions
Jules The Mandroid
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33
Caressing Necklaces
Caressing Necklaces
Plastique Jewelry Mimics a Lover's Tender Touch
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32
Science-Fiction Scarevertising
Science-Fiction Scarevertising
Sci-Fi Channel Campaign Mimics Vintage Movie Posters
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31
Biker Bootie Mimicry
Biker Bootie Mimicry
Alexander McQueen 'Faithful' Bootie Copied by Steve Madden
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30
Iconic Photo Film Promos
Iconic Photo Film Promos
Sacha Baron Cohen Mimics Gisele for “Bruno”
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29
Faux Vintage USBs
Faux Vintage USBs
Ornate Memory Sticks Mimic Victorian Era Keys
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28
Infrastructure That Mimics Nature
Infrastructure That Mimics Nature
The Traffic Tree
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27
Blown Plastic Lights
Blown Plastic Lights
Nendo ‘Blown Fabric' Produces Lighting That Mimics Glass
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26
Painter Wine Trays
Painter Wine Trays
The Stem Glass Tray Mimics an Artist's Paint Palette
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25
Biomimicry PSAs
Biomimicry PSAs
Thai Safe Sex Ad Uses Spiders, Snakes
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24
Death Star Super-Structures
Death Star Super-Structures
The James Law Technosphere Mimics Earth in Dubai
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23
Rock Formation Hotels
Rock Formation Hotels
Tanzania's ‘House of Peace' Project Mimics Mother Nature
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22
Storybook Catwalkers
Storybook Catwalkers
Christopher Kane's Saucy Gingham Mimics Edith, The Lonely Doll
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21
Tree-Inspired Seating
Tree-Inspired Seating
'Vegetal' by the Bourellec Brothers Mimics the Forest
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20
Shoepod Packaging
Shoepod Packaging
Molded Pulp Carton Mimics Nature's Containers
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19
Human Skin Rugs
Human Skin Rugs
Chrissy Conant Creation Mimicks her Relationship with Parents
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18
Faked Body Mods
Faked Body Mods
Mirage Earplugs Mimic Stretched Lobes
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17
Leaf-Shaped Lights
Leaf-Shaped Lights
‘Sinthesya' Solar Lamp Mimics Photosynthesis
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16
Doodle Art
Doodle Art
Carl Baratta's Paintings Mimic Strange Colourful Dreams
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15
Human Hibernation Pods
Human Hibernation Pods
‘The Alpine Capsule' Mimics a Giant Drop of Mercury
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14
Modern Day Mimes
Modern Day Mimes
Pearl the Mime
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13
Consumer Batmobiles
Consumer Batmobiles
Audi's D7 Concept Car Mimics Batman's Personal Automobile
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12
Origami-Inspired Lighting
Origami-Inspired Lighting
Modern Floor Lamps Mimic Traditional Japanese Paper Folding
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11
Skyscraper Cities
Skyscraper Cities
Joanna Borek-Clement's Sky-Terra Towers Mimic Neuron Cells
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10
Stringy Hair Art
Stringy Hair Art
Tanana Takite Uses Tassels to Mimic Tresses
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9
Honeycomb Furniture
Honeycomb Furniture
The Hive Chair by Marco Torres Mimics Nature's Sweet Design
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8
Clear Computer Screens
Clear Computer Screens
Super Geeky Desktop Magic Mimics a Transparent Screen
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7
Recreating Magazine Covers
Recreating Magazine Covers
Kate Hudson on W Mimics 1994 Harper's Bazaar
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6
Novel Naughty Promos
Novel Naughty Promos
German Brothels Mimic All-You-Can-Eat Restaurant Deals
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5
Menacing Mimes
Menacing Mimes
'Flying Machine Stage Fright' by Sharon Nayak Embodies Your Worst Fears
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4
Camouflaged Creatures
Camouflaged Creatures
Amazing Animal Mimicry
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3
Waterfall Shower Heads
Waterfall Shower Heads
Aqua Duetto by Jalco Mimics Nature
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2
Face Corsets
Face Corsets
Paddy Hartley's Face-Altering Masks Mimic Plastic Surgery
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Biomimicmarketing in Shockvertisement
Biomimicmarketing in Shockvertisement
French AIDS Campaign
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