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Artist Maude White Creates Intricate Scenes by Snipping Away at Paper

Maude White snips away tiny bits of paper to reveal incredibly intricate scenes. The artist, based in Buffalo, New York, brings imaginative animals and fanciful panoramas to life with her lacy, hand-cut designs. She calls her technique “paper carving.” Most of her creations are cut from plain white …

Elephants

Crystalized Geode Installations Bring Beauty to Decaying Street Corners

Over the past few years, L.A.-based graphic designer and multidisciplinary artist Paige Smith (a.k.a. A Common Name) has installed countless crystalized rock formations in cracked, decaying nooks and crannies on the streets of cities as distant as Madrid, Istanbul, and Philadelphia. These “urban …

Beauty

in News onApr 14, 2015 9:25 am

Chicago's iconic skyline is recognizable around the world. The Sears/Willis/Whatever they're calling it these days and the John Hancock Center are …

Skyscrapers

Fentress Architects' new Tom Bradley Terminal receives LEED Gold Certification

The new Tom Bradley International Airport (LAX), a Los Angeles landmark building, has achieved LEED Gold certification. The building, designed by …

Architecture

Inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial Announces Participants

The inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial announced the list of participants and artists that who will participate in the “largest international survey of contemporary architecture in North America” this fall from October 3 to January 3, 2016.<p>Biennial Co-Artistic Directors Joseph Grima and Sarah …

Mexico City

An Apartment Interior For A Couple Of Empty Nesters

Nancy Snyder of Bon Brise Design, has designed the interior of a condo in the Bucktown neighborhood of Chicago, for a couple that down-sized from a …

Interior Design

5 Stages Of The Path From Awakening To Enlightenment

I’ve found that the awakening process is very similar to the grieving process, in that we move through several stages on the way to acceptance and …

Dubai’s Museum Of The Future Looks Like A Giant Promise Ring Covered In Poetry

Dubai, center of some of the world’s flashiest architecture, is getting a high-tech new museum that looks straight out of the Jetsons. Plans for the Museum of the Future, unveiled by the government of Dubai earlier this week, show an ovoid ring of a building that looks like a hollowed out, giant …

Wall Street