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Berlin finally makes up its bad planning after years

A rendering of Axel Springer’s digital center.Source:Courtesy Axel Springer/Oma<p><b>On a dusty parking lot in central Berlin, where U.S. bombs leveled</b> …

Time Abloom

The Osteospermum Petal Clock takes inspiration from the African daisy of the same name, applying its geometries and highly symmetrical shape to form …

Carl Turner's Floating House is a sustainable solution for flood zones

Award-winning design firm Carl Turner Architects is back with a unique design for a home that addresses the growing problem of flooding around the UK …

Architecture

Tattoo Duo Transforms Skin Into Canvas With Incredibly Intricate Cubist Illustrations

Imagine if Georges Braque paired up with Max Ernst, or Fernand Léger decided to join forces with Dorothea Tanning, but instead of collaborating on mere Cubist or Surrealist paintings, the couples opted to open a renegade tattoo shop and start inking patrons with equal bits of the mundane and …

Tattoos by Expanded Eye

Expanded Eye consists of London-based artists Jade Tomlinson and Kev James. The duo not only custom create the tattoo designs seen here from stories …

Surreal Portraiture and Cubism Combine in Beautiful New Illustrated Tattoos by Artist Duo ‘Expanded Eye’ | Colossal

<p>The work of artist duo Jade Tomlinson and Kev James of Expanded Eye (previously) spans paintings, installations, street art, sculptures and most …

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Articles about and now some architectural eye candy 8 award winning buildings on Dwell.com - Dwell

Our inaugural award for design innovation goes to a firm whose architectural orb is lean, green, and buoyant.<p>This year at Dwell on Design we're awarding our first ever Modern World Awards to the designs that move, inspire, and elate us....<p>In our latest Backstory series, Seattleite Lou Maxon …

A Modern Farmhouse in the Country in the Northern Part of The Netherlands

aatvos designed the Donderen Barnhouse in the northern countryside of The Netherlands for a private family, with a goal to rebuild an existing …

Swimming Pools

A Companion For Extra Seating

Looking for a companion? Phillip Grass has you covered. The recently-founded Danish design brand launched it’s debut design, named Companion, which …

Peconic Bay House by Naiztat + Ham Architects

Naiztat + Ham Architects have recently completed a home in Southampton, New York.<p>From the architects<p>This 2500 square foot house located on Little …

This Bizarre Fruit-Covered Massive Farmers’ Market Is Nothing Like Where You Buy Produce

Featuring four-story tall strawberries, seven-story ears of wheat, and 200 apartments, the Markthal building in Rotterdam is among the wackiest sustainable urban living experiences we’ve seen.<p>Step out of an underground parking garage in Rotterdam, and you’ll suddenly be standing under one of the …

The HexSkin

Quite recently I had a massive fall and busted open my knee. The wound was deep, wide and the kinds that cannot be stitched. I have to admit, that I …

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Two Barns House / RS+

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> House is located in a quiet northern district of Tychy, near the forest complex. Access is achieved by …

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Zaha Hadid’s Latest Work Is A Beautiful Research Center In Cambodia

Star architect Zaha Hadid’s proposal for a genocide research center and memorial park in Cambodia has been approved and conceptual images revealed.<p>A departure from her usual hyper-modern work, the Sleuk Rith Institute will be constructed with timber, and is devoid of the usual sharp, dramatic …

Architecture

This Kooky Japanese Home Had a Lot of Fun With Windows

Over in <b>Shiga, Japan</b>, this pile of monochrome boxes is actually a delightfully trippy home with windows meticulously placed to frame the house's views. Designed by Japanese architect <b>Kouichi Kimura</b>, the <i>Scape House S</i> prioritizes "versatile spaces" with "light and scenery," using precisely placed …

A Modern, Copper-Clad House with an Archetypal Feel

GRAUX & BAEYENS architects designed this copper-clad dwelling, named House VDV, in Destelbergen, Belgium, right outside of the town of Ghent. The …

Architecture

The Bradley Black tactile timepiece launches exclusively at Dezeen Watch Store

<b>Dezeen Watch Store:</b> The Bradley, the tactile timepiece nominated for Design of the Year and our fastest-selling watch, is now available in a striking …

This All-Black Home is Somehow a 'Desert Within a Desert'

As if Acido Dorado, that dazzling gold-colored desert home created by architect <b>Robert Stone</b>, wasn't already strange enough, Design Boom points out that it has an all-black counterpart. It's called the <b>Rosa Muerta,</b> or "dead rose," and it's got many of the same florid features as its companion piece, …

Archivo: Casas de Hormigón y Madera

Archivo: Casas de Hormigón y Madera<p>El Archivo de esta semana nace de la gran cantidad de Viviendas Unifamiliares que hemos publicado anteriormente, …

Oficinas: Contenedores

Oficinas: Contenedores<p>El uso de contenedores en arquitectura está comenzando a experimentar un interesante desarrollo que está haciendo patente su …

Visitors Fined For Climbing Shigeru Ban’s Aspen Art Museum

Looks like fun, though.<p>Two months after its grand opening, drama continues to surround the Aspen Art Museum, designed by Pritzker Prize-winner Shigeru Ban.<p>The most recent fuss involves three visitors who attempted to scale the museum’s basket-like 47-foot-tall walls, made of a wood-paper pulp …

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Architect Visit: Verdickt & Verdickt’s Minimalist Greenhouse in the Woods

We first spotted Carl Verdickt’s Greenhouse back in 2009, and the project has been a favorite ever since. Antwerp-based Verdickt & Verdickt …

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15 Incredibly Talented Tattoo Artists You Should Follow On Instagram Right Now

So you want a tattoo. Or you want to dream about maybe, possibly, someday getting inked. Or perhaps you just want to spice up your Instagram feed with dazzling colors, sharp lines and a taste of the immortal potential of body art. Either way, we're here to help.<p>Behold, dear readers, our 15 favorite …

Do You Let Employees Show Their Tattoos? Starbucks Doesn't - But That May Change.

2 min read<p>Starbucks has long had a strict policy against visible tattoos. But, in a few weeks that may change.<p>This week, the coffee chain said it is taking a second look at its tattoo policy as it revisits its worker dress code, reports <i>USA Today</i>. A policy update is expected to be announced in the …

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