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Why Elon Musk Spends 80 Percent of His Time on This 1 Activity | Inc.com

Elon Musk is doing right by design. In a recent interview on Y Combinator (often called the world's No. 1 startup incubator), Musk explained that he spends 80 percent of his time on engineering and design, developing next-generation products. He is what I call a designers' CEO.<p>Musk's optimism in …

Design

Ensamble Studios’ Structures of Landscape are giant sculptures at Tippet Rise Art Center in Fishtail, Montana.

With fair weather comes public art projects, and this summer we’ve seen a freestanding waterfall appear in the gardens of Versailles; Seven Magic …

Michael Simpson wins 2016 John Moores painting prize

Michael Simpson has been named winner of one of the UK’s most prestigious art prizes, for an austere work that one judge admitted made her feel slightly uncomfortable.<p>Simpson’s minimalist painting won the 2016 John Moores painting prize, a biennial event that has been staged at Liverpool’s Walker …

Art

GreenPod's 450 sq. ft. Waterhaus is a tiny, prefabricated eco-friendly home (Video)

It took some time, but modular and prefab homes are finally gaining some mainstream traction. For people interested in getting an eco-friendly home …

Scandinavia Has Green-Roofed Homes That Are Like Real-Life Hobbit Houses

Curb appeal: cozy exterior, extensive windows, and a green roof? These adorable homes prove that a grassy canopy can make the perfect ceiling addition to any house. Green roofs are traditional in many Nordic countries throughout Europe, so much so that there is an annual competition to determine …

European Travel

Super size me: giant street art around the world – in pictures

German graffiti artist Claudia Walde, aka MadC, is famous for her giant murals. Her new book Mural XXL showcases the best large-scale graffiti around the globe, from a building-high portrait of architect Oscar Niemeyer in São Paulo to a huge upside-down alligator in Atlanta

Art

Bob and Roberta Smith: ‘Soon there won’t be any kids with estuary accents in art schools’

Artist Patrick Brill, aka Bob and Roberta Smith, on the ‘sickening’ YBAs, Tory ‘philistines’, and losing to Michael Gove in the last election<p><i>Patrick Brill, better known as Bob and Roberta Smith, is a contemporary artist whose “slogan” paintings blend the creative and the political. In 2005 he</i> …

Michael Gove

Scientific Revolutions in Optics Made Vermeer a Revolutionary Painter

Why do Vermeer’s paintings fascinate us so? Perhaps the reason lies behind a revolution in seeing in both art and science rooted in Vermeer’s 17th …

Art

A Warm Stone Exterior Houses an Intimate Residence and Private Art Gallery

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>The home is open, airy, and bright but actually has considerable more division than many other contemporary or ultramodern homes. The rooms are …

These 15 Epic Off-Grid Homes Were Created From $2,000 Shipping Containers

A luxury home doesn’t always necessarily mean thousands of square footage, towering great rooms and gilded toilets. Take these homes for example: to …

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Single Mom Builds a Home Out of a Shipping Container

Lulu, a single mom from Southern California, recently went back to school, which prevented her from working full time to pay a market rent. Due to …

NorCal Construction Shipping Container Home Time Lapse Movie

SG Blocks Container House Debuts at West Coast Green

West Coast Green kicked off this morning and we’re excited to reveal this year’s stunning show house: the SG Blocks Harbinger prefab! Composed of …

7 homes built with shipping containers

Container guest house<p>This 40-foot guest house in San Antonio really reflects its surroundings: Like the shipping container itself, the property is a …

The Savannah Project, an artist’s container home and studio | Julio Garcia

Artist and designer Julio Garcia is known for his mixed media prints. When creating his own home and studio, he worked on a larger scale but still …

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Tiny House Movement

Two College Students Built Their Own Tiny House for Just $489

"This is like all my Little House on the Prairie dreams come true."<p>Two college students went way beyond a term paper for their senior projects. Amy …

This Is the Happiest Tiny House We've Ever Seen

This house will make you believe in love at first sight.<p>If there was an award for "Happiest Tiny House," then this home might take the prize. Though …

These Amazingly Tiny Houses Squeezed in an Office

We wrote about the growing micro-house movement back in 2011, and it has only gained momentum since our conversation. I thought when I moved into my …

Dining Rooms

Tiny House Tour: Evan's Rustic, Timber-Filled Shelter

<b></b><b>The tiny house movement</b>has been gaining so much steam in the last decade that <b>it's easy to parody</b>, but I'm continually blown away by the innovative …

Rustic

16′ Tiny House On Wheels With Vacuum Insulation Panels (VIPs)

Canadian designers have come up with a perfect build of a tiny home which resists optimal in cold weather. The people from Leaf House Small Space …

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