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RBIDZ Entrance Gate / Jeremy Steere Architect

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Commissioned by the provincial KwaZulu-Natal government as its business entity, the Richards Bay …

Videos: 10 Deleted Game of Thrones Scenes You NEED To See

This is a new video from Screen Rant that lists 10 deleted Game of Thrones scenes you need to see. We are knee deep into Winter, dragons, and epic …

Gallery of 118 Impressive Architecture Tattoo Designs - 32

Image 32 of 119 from gallery of 118 Impressive Architecture Tattoo Designs. Carolina Tessaroli Brandl. <a …

The 19 best things to do in San Francisco, according to people who live there

San Francisco tourism is in a bit of a slump, though over 25 million people visit every year.<p>Visitors might be drawn to the obvious attractions like the Golden Gate Bridge and the "Full House" home, but San Francisco has more to offer than tourist traps and trolley cars.<p>To help you experience the …

Your Next Getaway: Spain's Secret Oasis That Even Locals Don't Know About

The barren, rocky highway twists and turns like a cobra that’s downed a fifth of tequila. This is Nowheresville, Spain, a desert land of sand and …

Barcelona

How to Colorize and Bring Life Back to Old Family Photos in Photoshop

Watching old family photographs fading away in treasured photo albums is a sad reality. However, bringing the digital age to these old film …

Concrete home brings wild geometry to lush valley

Mind-bending angles abound<p>Inspired by the surrounding countryside, the U Retreat from South Korea’s IDMM Architects—who also designed this stunning seaside cafe— contrasts nature’s organic forms with sharp lines and angular cantilevers. It almost looks as though the compound’s structures are …

Planted terraces are interspersed among living spaces at Vo Trong Nghia's Binh House

Vo Trong Nghia Architects has completed the latest in its House for Trees series – a property in Ho Chi Minh City featuring gardens set on top of …

Bare House / Jacobs-Yaniv Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Bare house is a house of two architects and two children.<p>The design of our own home was an ongoing …

Project Proposal Brochure Template from Moscovita

Another fine example of a well designed Adobe InDesign template: The project proposal brochure from Moscovita.This modern brochure template has been …

Graphic Design

Geometrical & Minimalist Tatoos by Malvina Maria Wisniewska

London based, the english tattoo artist Malvina Maria Wisniewska combines geometrical shapes to create beautiful minimalist compositions. Creations …

People Are Flipping Out Over This Magical Secret Grand Canyon Waterfall

As if you needed another reason to add the Grand Canyon to your American travel bucket list, we have just the cause to put your wanderlusting heart into a trip-planning frenzy. The internet is full-on freaking out about Havasupai Falls, and you'll soon see exactly why.<p>Situated in the southwest …

My 10 Favorite Books: Drew Barrymore

<i>For his bookshop and website One Grand Books, the editor Aaron Hicklin asked people to name the 10 books they’d take with them if they were marooned on a desert island. The next in the series is the actress Drew Barrymore, who stars in “Santa Clarita Diet,” streaming on Netflix now. She shares her</i></i> …

Books

23 Romantic Love Quotes That Instantly Make You Think of Someone Special

Though it may seem like the language of love is slowly getting killed by texting, all you need is a few reminders that romance is still out there. We looked to Instagram to find beautiful love quotes that will make your heart swell. You might recognize a few or discover your newest favorite, but …

11 Yoga Retreats That Are Totally Worth It

Year after year, wellness travel continues to grow, and yoga studios are ready to help you take advantage of it. Even if you can't experience the …

Tropical Modernism: 12 Incredible Homes That Blend Nature and Architecture

Whether designed to embrace or enclose, every building exists within unique cultural and environmental conditions. Specifically designed to address a range of natural elements, tropical architecture focuses on issues of ventilation, integration and climate. Made to reorganize and contrast with …

NAP architects completes aluminum-clad sayama forest chapel

<b>hiroshi nakamura and NAP architects have recently shared images of the sayama forest chapel which forms part of the sayama lakeside cemetery complex</b> …

Grieving

Why Cities Are Where They Are in the World

Have you ever wondered why the world’s largest cities sprout up where they sprout up? It has a lot to do with water, natural resources, history, and …

11 gift hacks to take your wrapping skills to the next level

You made your list, you’ve checked it twice, and by some miracle you’ve successfully acquired all the well thought out and last-minute Christmas …

Housing for the Elderly / Óscar Miguel Ares Álvarez

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The housing for the elderly in Adeamayor de San Martin (Valladolid) can not be understood without its …

Architecture

A Comprehensive Checklist to Buying a Used Car

A second-hand car can end up being a bad deal if you don’t know what you’re doing. Thankfully <i>Popular Mechanics</i> has put together a comprehensive …

American Psycho - Business Card scene [HD - 720p]

Off-grid flatpack cabins would assemble like Ikea furniture

The cabins will come clad in a metal shell and be offered in several sizes. The smallest will measure just 191 sq ft (17 sq m) and sleep up to four …

An award-winning home with a fresh perspective

Although the so-called<p>Dutch Mountainis this architect firm's first project, it is anything but elementary! This award-winning and widely published …

8 Short Architectural Texts You Need To Know

<b>Update:</b> <i>We've added links to help you find these books for purchase and, in 5 of 8 cases, tracked down a way you can read them online for free!</i><p>Quality …

Bromeliad Plant: Tips for Growing, Propagating and Care

Exotic and showy in a transient way that only makes their colorful bursts all the more exciting, bromeliads are well-known but not over played in …

Plants

Sculptural mountain church is a riff on tradition in Mexico

It looks a bit like folded origami<p>Illuminated by sunlight, the outline of an ethereal cross hovers above the newly completed altar of Parish Church in Monterrey, Mexico. Designed by Moneo Brock Studio, the airy building is both meditative and thoroughly modern.<p>From the outside, the structure’s …

Architecture

Peter Zumthor's Therme Vals Through the Lens of Fernando Guerra

In this stunning photo shoot Fernando Guerra, of Últimas Reportagens, captures the Therme Vals, one of the most iconic works of the 2009 Pritzker …

Architecture

20 Motivational Posters to Get You Through a Slump [with Free Templates]

<i>Dream big. Success. Walk the talk. Challenge yourself.</i> When it comes to designing a motivational poster, the slogan is key. If you’ve spent any of …

Graphic Design

23 Mind-Blowing Facts That Almost Sound Like Lies

::immediately questions everything::<p>And yes, I fact-checked them all!<p>"If you grow up using one sign language and then learn a different sign language, you’ll sign with an accent."<p>—jenicajessen<p>"All the water on Earth today is all the water there’s ever been. We’re basically drinking dinosaur …

William Shakespeare