Focus: Architectural Design Element…

Voila House, a contemporary home in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, features a unique circular living room with sliding walls which can be arranged to create an outdoor space…one, two, three…voilà!  Fabian Tan Architect

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Nov 17, 2013
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A Breath of Fresh…

…(st)air…how refreshing!



Living staircase/Paul Cocksedge

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Nov 16, 2013
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Dream a Little Dream…

…as it gets colder in Chicago, I dream of having a warm climate respite.  Enter ÁBATON, one of my favorite architectural firms, located in Madrid.  ÁBATON has developed the ÁPH80 series as a dwelling ideal for 2 people, easily transported by road, and ready to be placed almost anywhere.

The outside is covered with grey cement wood board…

The use of wood throughout the building not only adds calmness and balance but it is also hypoallergenic. The sourced wood comes from regulated forests…

The herd is optional…in my dream, I would have nubian goats…

Manufacturing time is 6-8 weeks.  Assembly time is a mere 24 hours…ÁBATON magic…

all images courtesy of ÁBATON

Nov 12, 2013
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Always Pink…

…in Philadelphia…

it’s always pink in philadelphia/photography by david hanjani

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Nov 11, 2013
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Check-In at the Office…

…we really have to stop working on Saturday; but when ideas abound inside this ‘ribcage,’ we must carry through…OneSize in Amesterdam by Dutch practice, Origins Architects

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Nov 9, 2013
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Rorschach Test…

…today is Hermann Rorschach’s 129th birthday…

 

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Nov 8, 2013
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Mother Nature…

…Haiyan, the most powerful typhoon in recorded history…

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Nov 8, 2013
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Between the Lines…

rope/architects eat

every move you make, every step you take/megan heckler

layers love/richard hutten

patricia urquiola

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Nov 7, 2013
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Reflection…

This extension to Lake Cottage in Ontario by Canadian studio UUfie features charred cedar walls and a mirrored entrance…the staircase is made from a single log…

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Nov 5, 2013
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Behind the Scenes…

…during the production of the Aston Martin One-77 Supercar…

PHOTOGRAPHY BY MONIKA BIELSKYTE. A PREVIEW OF the feature is ONLINE / ENTIRE ARTICLE ONLY IN THE PRINTED EDITION OF SOME/THINGS MAGAZINE CHAPTER006 / THE DARK LABYRINTH

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Nov 5, 2013
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Summer Boats…

…have gone home…

all chicago images via nolan…my son, but who’s bragging?

Nov 2, 2013
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Tire Shop…

Tire Shop is MARK + VIVI’s inaugural project located in the transitioning city of Verdun, Quebec.  The newly renovated 800 sq.ft space, a former tire shop, currently functions as their live/work studio and houses…

images by adrien williams

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Nov 2, 2013
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Time Out…

…I have long been smitten with the rural cabins for artists built on Fogo Island in Canada by Saunders Architecture…now, Fogo Island Inn is ready for the rest of us…

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Oct 29, 2013
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Monday Music…

…Lotus Flower by Radiohead…three ways…ear buds recommended…

one…

two…

three…

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Oct 28, 2013
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Heck Yes…

…I’m scared!  Torafu Architects designed  a Haunted Playhouse for The Museum of Contemporary Art in Tokyo included in an exhibition for children entitled Ghosts, Underpants and Stars.

Photography by Fuminari Yoshitsugu

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Oct 24, 2013
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