Time Out…

…I am left breathless by Sandibe Okavango Safari Lodge in Botswana.  Brought into being by Fox Browne Creative and Michaelis Boyd Associates with Nicholas Plewman Architects, this resplendent retreat feeds the senses at every turn.  Let’s go to the land where the elephants roam…and maybe, just maybe…we will stay forever…

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May 9, 2017
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Teacher Appreciation Week…

…we cherish our teachers…

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May 9, 2017
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Red, White, and Blue…

…masterful manipulation of concrete and glass with a penchant for absolute geometry…FU House, Shanan, by Kubota Architect Atelier.

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red…

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now, let's take a look at the rest...

and blue…now, let’s continue with our tour.

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Mar 23, 2017
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Succulents…

…are a must.

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Mar 21, 2017
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Five Fab Finds…

feather weight paperweight/atypyk

feather weight paperweight/atypyk

woodpecker motion clock/torre + tagus

woodpecker motion clock/torre + tagus

redwood bonsai forest/potting shed creations

redwood bonsai forest/potting shed creations

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hourglass set…great for a child’s timeout, poor kiddo…

gradient puzzle/bryce wilner

gradient puzzle/bryce wilner

…all on a budget.

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Feb 10, 2017
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Thought Bubble…

…the careful contemplation and genius of Tadao Ando.  The Shanghai Ply Grand Theatre…with its flow of fresh air spaces.

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Feb 8, 2017
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Move Over Man Cave…

…it is now the age of the she shed!  Nestled in nature…long live Mother Earth…

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Feb 1, 2017
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Come Together…

…The Centre de Cultura Contemporània de Barcelona (CCCB) has announced the finalists for the 2016 European Prize for Urban Public Space.  According to a spokesman for the CCCB, “the creation, recovery, and improvement of public spaces, are clear indicators of the democratic health of our cities.”

Below are some of the the projects chosen…created for the coming together of shiny, happy citizens.

remodeling of velenje's promenada, slovenia/enota arhitekti

remodeling of velenje’s promenada, slovenia

vodice's fish market, crotia

vodice’s fish market, crotia

cykelslangen cycle bridge, denmark

cykelslangen cycle bridge, denmark

clearing in uster's woods, switzerland

clearing in uster’s woods, switzerland

r urban: network of urban commons, france

r urban: network of urban commons, france

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vantage point and protective building at genovese park, spain
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Nov 30, 2016
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Canadian Cabins…

…all spot-on for making cozy and bright over the holiday season.  Which would you choose?

Rabbit Snare Gorge/Design Base 8 and Omar Gandhi

Rabbit Snare Gorge/Design Base 8 and Omar Gandhi

 

Villa Boréale/Cargo Architecture

Villa Boréale/Cargo Architecture

Rainforest Retreat/Agathom

Rainforest Retreat/Agathom

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Lake Jasper House/Architecturama
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Nov 17, 2016
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Like Dust, I Rise…

…set among large white marble blocks, Italian photographer, Luca Meneghel, offers us a dream-like and abstract impressionism.

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Nov 13, 2016
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Glass Ceilings…

…hoping to break one on Election Day 2016.

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Nov 8, 2016
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Heavenly Haven….

Massoria Moraseta, located in Puglia, Italy is the wonder-workings of Andrew Trotter...

Masseria Moroseta, located in Puglia, Italy, is the wonder-workings of Andrew Trotter

a white farmhouse turned into a boutique b&b...

a white stone farmhouse turned into a boutique b&b…

architecturally influenced by tradition...

architecturally influenced by Pugliese tradition…

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relax…

eat...

eat…

sleep...

sleep…

work a bit, if you must...

work a bit, if you must…

escape...

escape…

to dream amidst 500 year old olive trees...

to dream amidst 500 year old olive trees…

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and enjoy the awe-inspiring sea.
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Nov 1, 2016
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