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Articles about 5 architects get crafty budgets build cost effective modern homes on Dwell.com - Dwell

An architect and his wife roll up their sleeves and create an affordable family residence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Nantucket is an affluent zip code off the coast of Massachusetts known for its quintessentially New England …

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Core77's Sketching App Showdown

Today’s designers have copious options for sketching beyond the traditional tools of sketchbook and pencil. The layers of bionics that augment the …

The Beauty Of Failure: 12 Rejected Designs That Actually Don’t Suck

Recently Rejected, an online graveyard for unpublished, rejected, or unfinished design work, illuminates the creative process.<p>All creative people know that only a tiny percentage of the work they do ever sees the light of day. More often than not, work either ends up in the trash, gets brutally …

First Look: Google’s New Digs By Thomas Heatherwick And Bjarke Ingels

Woah!<p>Earlier this week, <i>The New York Times</i> broke the news that Internet giant Google is planning new starchitect-designed headquarters by Bjarke Ingels Group and Thomas Heatherwick. Not to be outdone by Apple’s Norman Foster-designed spaceship or Facebook’s Frank Gehry-designed offices, the new …

Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

DrawAttention Turns Laptop Covers into Whiteboards

Further extending the seemingly infinite capabilities of your trusty laptop is DrawAttention: a creative add-on that requires no internet or batteries, nor does it have operating system compatibility issues. It’s in fact, a simple sticker decal that transforms a laptop cover into a …

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Lines – Urban Architectural Photography by Sebastian Weiss

Urban architectural photography from the series ‘Lines’ by German photographer Sebastian Weiss.<p>Sebastian Weiss is a Hamburg, Germany based …

Architectural Photography

Are 3D-Printed Ceramics the Future of Architecture?

As design visualization software becomes more ubiquitous and easier to use, the novelty of digital form for the sake of digital form is wearing off. These exponentially evolving conception and fabrication techniques that can now be applied to existing design problems that do not traditionally …

Ceramics

Expansive Finnish Landscapes Photographed by Mikko Lagerstedt | Colossal

<p>Self-taught photographer Mikko Lagerstedt (previously) is drawn into the night where he often finds himself camped next to his tripod, waiting hours …

28 incredible skyscrapers of the future

Interruptions: Facade and Reality in the City - Photographs by Luis Mallo | LensCulture

In "Interruptions," Luis Mallo presents a group of images that capture ephemeral visions found on city walks — layers revealing more layers, visual compositions that are fragmented (and brought together) by the intertwining of cyclone fences and scaffolding materials, and haphazard juxtapositions …

Bjarke Ingels' Advice for Aspiring Architects

In this era of Vines, it's a big ask to expect the current generation to sit through an 8.5-minute video of an architect talking. But this isn't any …

Watching Artist Bruce Riley Paint With Resin Is Better Than Drugs

The art of Chicago-based painter Bruce Riley is all about movement. “It’s not about a end result,” he says of his work, made by mixing dripping paint and resin. “You can’t have any other intent but moving.” The end result, however, as the mini-documentary by the filmmakers at True Stories shows, …

Intricately-Detailed Landscape Drawings are Smaller Than a Pencil

Michigan-based artist Taylor Mazer recently crafted incredibly small drawings that are no larger than your average pencil. In December 2014, he used a fine-tipped Micron pen, straight-edge, and mechanical pencil to create intriguing monochromatic landscapes. They often feature urban structures like …

Drawing

Architect Designs Paris of 2050 as Eco-Friendly "Smart City"

According to architect Vincent Callebaut, the Paris of 2050 could look very different than the city we know today. The architect recently unveiled plans to transform the famous locale into a futuristic “smart” city. His design is a nod to the metropolis' historical architecture as it's punctuated …

Smart Cities