Jason Elwin

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1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge, NYC: Balancing luxury amenities with cutting-edge eco-consciousness, right beside the iconic landmark

Most of the greatest Manhattan skyline vantage points are outside of the island. For a long while now, anyone hoping for a hotel room with a view selected midtown skyscrapers or committed to upper floors in downtown establishments. In the past few years though, Williamsburg, Brooklyn has seen an …

Luxury Lifestyle

Tippet Rise Art Center “Daydreams” Schooolhouse

The program requirements for this project, installed at the newly established, 11,500-acre Tippet Rise Art Center, were simple: Replicate a late-1800s, one-room Montana schoolhouse to provide a relatively protected interior space for housing an original Patrick Dougherty sculpture made of saplings.

Incredible green-roofed school blends into the mountain landscape

Whoa<p>We’ve seen a fair number of charming green roofs, but few are as committed to the idea as this sprawling new school in Revin, France. Completed by Bordeaux-based firm Duncan Lewis Scape Architecture, the project began with the demolition of the original ‘60s-built and badly-damaged Jean Moulin …

Zaha Hadid-designed skyscraper divided by world's tallest atrium

Work is underway on a new skyscraper in Beijing, China, that was designed by starchitect Zaha Hadid (with longtime partner Patrik Schumacher) before …

Web Design

Annelie Vandendael Photography

Pure and dreamy analog photography by Annelie Vandendael.Born in Belgium in 1987, Annelie Vandendael grew up in the south of France. After graduating …

Photography

If You Take a Closer Look, Bella Hadid Isn't Wearing Your Average Pair of Sneakers

Imagine a sneaker and over-the-knee boot hybrid. You'll probably think of a pair similar to the ones in DKNY's Spring '17 collection. We first spotted Bella Hadid in the sneaker boot at the show and now the model has brought the runway look to the streets. For her campaign celebration with the …

Jennifer Lopez: Women Get More Confident as They Get Older

Jennifer Lopez is zipping a fresh corpse into a body bag. It’s midafternoon on the Queens set of her NBC cop drama, <i>Shades of Blue</i>, and the 47-year-old globally famous actor–musician–entrepreneur–force majeure is filming a grim scene with a person whose cause of death is unknown. I am happy to …

Jennifer Lopez

Know Your Language: Meet Processing, the Lingua Franca of Creative Coding

What started as a programming learning tool developed at MIT now pretty much owns code-based digital art.<p>Processing is an enormously popular, very-high-level programming language that began at MIT in 2001. As originally developed by MIT Media Lab alums Casey Reas and Benjamin Fry—both artists and …

Microsoft Visual Studio

Sleep may help us to forget by rebalancing brain synapses

New research provides evidence for the idea that sleep restores cellular homeostasis in the brain and helps us to forget irrelevant information<p>We spend one third of our lives sleeping, but we still do not know exactly why we sleep. Recent research shows that that the brain does its housekeeping …

Neuroscience

10 beautiful illustrator portfolios and why they work

If you’re working as an illustrator, it’s not absolutely vital to have a bespoke portfolio website: services like Behance, DeviantArt and Cargo …

Traditional Technique Meets Modern Minimalism at Veranda on a Roof

Great design and architecture come from understanding the world around us, responding to specific needs and allowing local traditions, culture and …

Interior Design

Adobe InDesign Flyer Template for Multipurpose

A clean, modern and easy-to-use event flyer template for Adobe InDesign.Today there are countless ready-made templates for all kinds of promotional …

Graphic Design

10 top tips to improve your sketching skills

When you are trying to master the art of how to draw and sketch, there are many things to bare in mind. In 3dtotal Publishing’s latest book, 'Masters …

10 best new web design tools for January

If you work in the world of web design, whether that be in a studio or working from home, it's vital to keep up-to-date with the latest industry …

Command-line

In The Search For The Perfect Desk – Get Inspired

As easy as it may be to buy the first desk you come across, that’s rarely a good idea. There are more types of desks than you’re aware of and each …

Furniture

5 Ways To Up Your Photo Game | Sports Illustrated

Michael Le Brecht’s Best Advice<p><b>№ 1.</b> 3 major keys<p>ISO, shutter speed, and aperture. The lower the ISO number, the less grain, and the better the image …

Shutter Speed

Watch How Zero Became a Number

Zero is a tricky number. It's the only integer that is neither positive nor negative. You cannot divide by zero, but you can add, multiply, and …

China has opened the world's first hotel with its own 'private ocean'

The city of Sanya — often seen as China's answer to Hawaii — is known for its upscale clientele and luxurious resorts, but the Sanya EDITION is unlike any other hotel in the region.<p>It's the latest and arguably the most impressive addition to the Marriot-owned Edition hotel chain, which now has …

South China Sea

Trending on Remodelista: New Year, New You

This week the Remodelista editors gave their interior spaces a makeover for 2017. Here are some of the ideas that inspired them:<p>Above: In the first …

Joe Biden can't hold back the tears as Obama surprises him with Medal of Freedom

Over the last few months President Obama and Vice-President Joe Biden have been the ultimate in friendship goals.<p>Getty Images<p>The pair have provided …

9 ways Feng Shui can transform your bedroom

1 Don't store anything under the bed<p>'Not a single thing!' Brophy says. She adds that every item has its own energy, so the more stuff that's piled …

Home Decorating

6 foolproof ways to improve your graphic design skills

Wow. Doesn’t time pass quickly? We’re almost halfway through January and many people’s New Year’s Resolutions are already on the wane.<p>Crowded gym …

See the photos that got Ren Hang arrested

Admittedly, Ren Hang’s photography doesn’t have any particular purpose. He regularly denies being consciously controversial or political – in an interview with Tashen’s Sexy Books editor, Dian Hanson, for his new photo book, <i>Ren Hang</i>, he says, “I don’t really view my work as taboo, because I don’t …

Study Skills

This is How Lyza Strummer, a Punk Scion, Does Modeling and Fashion Week

Growing up in a family where punk was the norm, Lyza Strummer, whose stepfather was the late frontman of the Clash, Joe Strummer, did what was perhaps the most punk thing she could possibly do: step away from rock and into the world of trip hop. Now 24 years old, Strummer's kept up doing things her …

Vivienne Westwood

Mesmerizing GIFs Illustrate the Art of Traditional Japanese Wood Joinery — All Done Without Screws, Nails, or Glue

Traditional Japanese carpentry, whether used to build a dinner table or the entire house containing it, doesn't use screws, nails, adhesives, or any …

Carpentry

Karuki Wireframe Kit – User Interface Web Elements

Karuki Wireframe Kit, a well designed user interface collection with more than 200 web elements.Mahamed Elgendy is a skilled UX/UI designer with …

Wireframing

Colorful and Dreamlike Fashion Photography by Agata Wolanska

<b>Agata Wolanska</b> is a talented freelance photographer and visual artist who lives and works between London and Paris. Agata focuses on fashion, …

Photography

The Golden Globes Girl Gangs

What could be better than attending one of the most glitzy showbiz bashes with your BFF in tow? At this year's Golden Globes there were two sets of …

Golden Globes