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AD Round Up: Architecture in Singapore

BCI Asia recently released its top ten awards list for architecture firms in Singapore. In recognition of some of these firms, as well as the …

Architecture

A Marsiglia Margaux Keller – con l’architetto Bertrand Guillon – ha progettato un salone da parrucchiere giocando con i tenui colori marittimi dell’azzurro e del giallo e numerosi riferimenti alla Francia del sud. MORE >>> http://bit.ly/1nSArN4

ll progetto Islands si compone di una serie di sistemi a isola in quarzo con contenitori e accessori che sembrano incastonati nelle superfici di pietra, intagliate ad arte per accoglierli. LEGGI >>> http://bit.ly/UnufCH

Infographic: The Evolution of the Office

Learn about the evolution of the workplace, from the very first office developed by the De Medici family to today's open collaboration spaces, after …

South Africa

Stormtrooper animation

One of my Star Wars fan art illustration, animated by Diogo Gil !

Robin Davey - Illustratore e animatore inglese

<b>Robin Davey</b> è un animatore, designer e illustratore inglese.<p>Con una stile ultra <b>minimal</b> che mescola influenze <b>sci-fi vintage</b> e fumetti di supereroi …

Transfixing 3D Paper Patterns by Maud Vantours | Colossal

<p>Paris-based designer and artist Maud Vantours uses layer upon layer of cut paper to create hypnotizing patterns and textures that translate into set …

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Fauna Hotel / Fantuzzi + Rodillo Arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in Cerro Alegre– historic conservation area, designated a World Heritage site and protected by …

Hot Looks: Summer Fragrances, Two by Two

Like all good things (think: Hall & Oates, Champagne and orange juice, Thelma and Louise), the best fragrances come in pairs. Whether they're complimenting or contrasting their counterpart, we think it's always best to have a little variety. This summer, when it comes to perfume, everything nice …

Would you live in a house made of sand and bacteria? It's a surprisingly good idea

<b>STORY HIGHLIGHTS</b><p>British student invented new process of growing building materials using bacteria and sand<br>• Other living bricks made of mushrooms are soon be widely tested by US architects<br>• New bio bricks offer flame, UV, and water resistance without adding any chemicals<br>• Their use can prove crucial for …

A Guide to Identifying Your Home Décor Style

Many of us peruse home décor books, magazines, websites, and blogs and like much of what we see there…but when it comes to decorating our own homes, …

The Johammer J1 Electric Motorcycle Can Travel Over 120 Miles On a Single Charge

Buying an electric vehicle of any sort that can only take you a handful of miles on a charge is fairly pointless. The Johammer J1 Electric Motorcycle …

2014 U.S. Wood Design Award Winners

WoodWorks, an initiative of the Wood Products Council, has announced the winners of its 2014 National Wood Design Awards. Recognizing “outstanding …

Hari & Deepti are an artist couple who create paper cut light boxes. Each diorama is made from layers of cut watercolor paper placed inside a shadow box and is lit from behind with flexible LED light strips. Via ThisIsColossal.com

15 Websites with Beautiful Typography

We are continuing to see more an more web designers realize the importance of typography. And with services like Typekit, Google Fonts, and Fontdeck, …

Dos Patios / Florencia Rausch + Susana Barra + Barbara Moyano

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This four-story apartment building in the residential quarter known as Chacarita occupies a typical lot, …

ARCHISET: An Illustrated Tribute to the Interiors of Classic Cinema

Federico Babina has surprised us several times with his artistic work, from his "pixelated" versions of iconic characters (Parts 1 and 2) of …

TADAH Office / TADAH Collaboration

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> We observe that each individual has different preference in working behavior. A discrepancy of benefits …

13 GIFs That Show You How Everyday Items Are Made

Some we use everyday, others we only ever see the final product - but how exactly are things like forks, crash barriers, springs and even camouflage …

LEED Gold Certified House with Bohemian Style

Located in Dallas, Texas, USA, the Caruth Boulevard residence was designed by Tom Reisenbichler of Perkins+Will to be a combination of a sustainable …

Behind The Scenes Of Salvador Dali's Most Scandalous Photo Shoot (NSFW)

In 1951, Salvador Dali, everyone's favorite mustachioed surrealist, teamed up with Magnum photographer Philippe Halsman to create one of the most enchanting, morbid and bizarre photographs of all time. Entitled "In Voluptas Mors," or Voluptuous Death, the black-and-white photo stars a melange of …

Stainless: Hypnotizing Slow-Motion Footage from Trains Pulling into Stations | Colossal

<p>These videos by Adam Magyar are one of those things that are difficult to explain verbally, but as soon as you see it, you realize how completely …

How baby boomers screwed their kids — and created millennial impatience

Ambitious but easily distracted, Gen Y wants to be good but can’t stick to anything. It’s their parents’ fault<p>"This Be the Verse"<p><i>They fuck you up, your mum and dad.</i> <i><br>They may not mean to, but they do.</i> <i><br>They fill you with the faults they had</i> <i><br>And add some extra, just for you.</i> <i><br>But they were fucked up in</i> …

The Ten Most Read Articles of 2013

It's that time of year again! The time when we round-up what you, our dear readers, most enjoyed this year. The following ten articles - from fun …

Vintage Stencil Style in Photoshop

Last week we posted a tutorial showing how to create simple artwork in Illustrator and then in Photoshop we added a few effects to make it look old …

Penthouse Architecture: House of the Tree by Kokaistudios

House of the Tree.<p>Sophisticated and luxurious architecture design by Kokaistudios for a penthouse on the 48th and 49th floor of a residential tower …

Architecture

Neighbourhood watch: five Singapore micro-'burbs on the rise

Already know your way around central Singapore? Just a stone's throw beyond, a clutch of bustling neighbourhoods home to quirky shops, trendy eateries and cool bars are just waiting to be explored. So head out and experience the up-and-coming areas of Singapore that won't stay a secret for …

Asia

Wild Birds Flying: a high-speed photo series by Paul Nelson

Like James Audubon before him, Paul Nelson enjoys capturing a large variety of birds in their natural habitat. Wild Birds Flying is a series he shot …