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20 moody architecture photos get spotlight in EyeEm’s latest competition

Selected from over 95,000 submissions<p>Among photography community EyeEm’s 100 winners of its fourth annual competition are 20 images of architecture, each training a unique lens onto the built environment.<p>It’s images of towers—from all perspectives—that dominate, however, with a couple shots of …

Built Environment

Articles about house week budget friendly shipping container home responds its tropical on Dwell.com - Dwell

Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>A pair of designers in Oslo, armed with tricks for introducing color and daylight, remake their compact late-19th-century...<p>Each week, we tap into …

Architect Zaha Hadid in bid to win back Tokyo 2020 Olympic stadium contract

After being dumped by organisers for cost overruns, the famed designer has joined forces with a Japanese engineering company to build the showpiece arena<p>Zaha Hadid, the British-Iraqi architect whose design for Tokyo 2020 Olympics main stadium was unceremoniously dumped in July, is to join forces …

Should Britain’s ‘worst building’ be demolished?

Demolish this deranged building to create a firebreak that ends the inferno of towers<p>What we need now is less dynamite, less sound and fury, and a hard look at how we can do things better.

Articles about 9 modern guesthouses on Dwell.com - Dwell

Traditionally used by nomads in Central Asia, the circular, tent-like yurt has become part of the current zeitgeist, as travelers...<p>Words: Caroline Joan Peixoto and Charlie Keaton | Images: James...<p>Modern maker Jeran McConnel believes that simplicity is key in creating small spaces that carry big …

The world's most eye-catching art galleries

Here's Your Chance To Buy 10,500 Pounds of America

If you want a truck to let the neighbors know that you’re the baddest mofo this side of the Mississippi, do you get a Ford F-150/Chevy Silverado/Ram 1500? You do not. Nor do you get the F-250/2500HD/2500 versions of same. A Ford F-650 Super Duty or a Chevy Kodiak C4500 is getting closer but still …

Luxury 59BTP House by ONG&ONG, Singapore

Singapore-based architectural practice ONG&ONG has designed the <i>59BTP</i> project. Completed in 2014, and located in Bukit Timah, Singapore, the luxury …

Articles about 5 incredibly clever renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

If you're aiming to live a minimalist lifestyle, hidden storage is an absolute must.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2015 issue.<p>I was zipping about online recently and came across the sustainability-minded Swedes behind the charming product design firm...<p>Ah, …

melbourne's 2 girls building spans a photographic skin along its façade

<b>melbourne’s 2 girls building spans a photographic skin along its façade</b><br>image by peter clarke / courtesy of anthea polson art<p><b>within melbourne’s urban</b> …

Troia MED / MONTENEGRO Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Architecture<p>Located between pine trees, its architecture of abstract volumes draws angles toward the sea …

Photographer Captures the Abstract Language of Architecture

Here's why Sebastian Weiss is "one of the 15 best architecture photographers worth following on Instagram."<p>What does it take to become "one of the 15 best architecture photographers worth following on Instagram," according to Archilovers? If you're Sebastian Weiss, it's a fluid understanding of the …

Britain’s 10 unmissable stops

Few places pack so much variety into such a tiny space as Britain. The cities tempt with top-class shops and restaurants, and some of the world’s finest museums, while cutting-edge clubs and world-famous theatres provide endless nights to remember. Next day, you’re deep in the countryside, high in …

My Favorite Place in Northern Ireland: Giant’s Causeway

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>One usually gets to the <b>Giant’s Causeway</b> by way of Bushmills. It doesn’t hurt that there’s a distillery in the village that makes that great Irish whiskey.<p>I’d driven north from Belfast on narrow roads that stitch the Irish hills together like an old quilt. Somewhere in County …

New luxury hotel openings around the world

Which is the most complained about airline?

Passengers are now more than 40 times more likely to complain about Thomas Cook Airlines than they were in 2009, analysis of recent Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) figures has shown.<p>This was among the striking findings in a study of the past five years of statistics published by the CAA, the UK’s …

Geometric Laser-Cut Wood Relief Sculptures by Gabriel Schama | Colossal

<p>Working with precisely cut 1/8″ pieces of laser-cut mahogany plywood, Oakland-based artist Gabriel Schama creates densely layered wood relief …

Mercedes-Benz F015 Concept

On a sunny day in Alameda, California, we waited patiently at the end of an abandoned naval airstrip for the silver torpedo-like Mercedes-Benz F015 Concept car to drive itself down and pick us up. Mercedes created this concept not as evidence of autonomous driving technology, but to showcase the …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Dressed<p><i>GQ</i>-approved kits from every red carpet, airport arrival, and coffee run across the globe.<p>10 Photos2 days agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>We’ve got …

The Forgotten Offices That Shaped Apple, Facebook, And Google

Online, Apple, Facebook and Google are competing to control the future of technology. Offline, they are competing to build the future of corporate …

Architecture

30 Brilliant Test Answers From Smartass Kids

When a child’s answer to a question on a quiz or test is incorrect but clever, should they get credit for it? Here are 30 clever test answers that …

8 hours of airliners departing from Los Angeles in one single photo

Los Angeles architectural photographer Mike Kelley posted this awesome image of almost all the departures and some of the arrivals at LAX during a …

Los Angeles

Shigeru Ban’s Cardboard Cathedral in New Zealand

A devastating earthquake struck Christchurch, New Zealand in 2011 damaging the city’s iconic Christchurch Cathedral. Architect and 2014 Pritzker …

Top 10: the best family-friendly hotels in Cornwall

An insider's guide to the best family-friendly Cornwall hotels, featuring the top places to stay for swimming pools, bodyboarding, surfing lessons, children's clubs, tennis coaching and babysitting, in locations including Newquay, Penzance, St Mawes, Magwan Porth and Fowey.<p>Bedruthan Hotel & …

Primary School J.Jaurès II / YOONSEUX Architectes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Livry Gargan town, which is located in the north of Paris, decided to expand the Jaurès primary …

Mountain Holiday Home Exhibiting a Contemporary Design Approach in Norway

This mountain holiday home was especially envisioned by <b>Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter</b> as a contemporary retreat for a family of four. Situated near the …

New Method for Estimating Moon's Age Seeks to Put an Old Debate to Rest

A new way of looking at the Earth's formation attempts to answer when the moon was born.<p>Earth's moon is some 4.47 billion years old, its birthday having come about 95 million years after the formation of the solar system. This means Earth's closest companion is some 60 million years younger than …

Afghanistan: Seen Through the Lens of Anja Niedringhaus

Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus has been covering conflicts from Bosnia to Afghanistan for more than 20 years, earning a Pulitzer Prize in 2005, as part of a team of AP photographers covering the Iraq War. She has traveled to Afghanistan numerous times, photographing events from …