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This Sculpture Looks Like A Pepto-Bismol Explosion

Most gallery shows call for whispered conversation and soft footsteps. Not this one. A new installation in downtown New York, rendered in Barbie pink, shakes up that model in the best possible way with a grown-up jungle gym for experiments in sound and light that looks like an explosion of …

Incredible Optical Illusion Makes Building Appear To Float In Mid-Air

Londoners strolling through Covent Garden this month are in for a surprise: The piazza’s historic Market Building, 184 years old, seems to float above its foundation, with a 10-foot gap between the top and bottom of the Doric colonnade.<p>“I’ve created this large architectural illusion, which …

5 Illegal Photos Of London’s Abandoned Underworld, Captured By Daring Place-Hackers

A new book showcases the work of 12 anonymous photographers obsessed with spelunking London’s forgotten tunnels.<p>Aboveground, London is an exceptionally clean and well-groomed city, but its streets hide an dystopian-looking underworld, blocked off from the vast majority of the public for decades. …

Articles about 8-furniture-designs-made-mind-bending-materials on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a world filled with mass-produced and soulless furniture, Danish designer Jonas Edvard proves that the art of working with...<p>Modern Furniture that is designed to be redesigned.<p>Self-taught designer Tom Givone continues his practice of updating 19th-century farmhouses with unexpected details and …

Furniture

Articles about archtober monthlong celebration design and architecture returns new york city on Dwell.com - Dwell

With Dwell on Design New York as an anchor, the festival enters its fourth year with programs and tours in all five boroughs.<p>At Dwell on Design NY, architects explain the delicate nature of designing spaces synonymous with tragedy.<p>A trip to New York City is inevitably a whirlwind, whether it's your …

New York City

‘Soviet Ghosts’ Captures Post-Apocalyptic Scenes Left Behind by the Fall of the USSR

Rebecca Litchfield is a photographer who has faced radiation exposure risks, arrest and interrogations, and even accusations of espionage… all for …

Light Paint the Proton Streams from ‘Ghostbusters’ Using an LED and a String

We’ve featured the incredible visual effects work of Joey Shanks of Shanks FX before when he created homemade holograms . And today we’re back with …

Apple Uses Careful Camera Angles and Clever Forced Perspective to Preach Seeing Differently

As part of its latest wave of marketing following the unveiling of the iPhone 6 and Watch, Apple has released a creative video advertisement that …

Mix Music As Easily As Playing With Blocks

What if making music needed no written notes? No treble or bass clefs. No black and white keys. No series of esoteric symbols you needed to learn to just let it go and jam, man.<p>Beat Blox gets us pretty close. Created by Per Holmquist, a student at Beckmans College of Design, Beat Box is a series of …

This Dad Captures Everyday Woodworking Projects in Mesmerizing Stop-Motion Process Videos

We're pretty big on process here at Core77—where other publications usually stick to pristine product shots, we like to show what goes on behind the …

Cops forcefully subdue teen for refusing to give up cell phone

A teen says she wouldn't hand over her cell phone after being caught using it in class. Her school called the police, and footage shows three officers holding her to the ground.<p>School discipline isn't always easy to enforce.<p>Force, however, has rarely seemed to do all that much good.<p>So looking at …

Crime

This Way Out

The ‘Way Out Light’ is a fire alarm and sprinkler system that activates the lighting for the emergency exit route in the event of a fire evacuation. …

Articles about iconic-furniture-designs-josef-albers on Dwell.com - Dwell

In a comic strip that appeared March 1, 1953, a Knoll Hardoy butterfly chair and an Eames LCW occupy a living room—the first...<p>From the Eames lounge chair to the Noguchi coffee table, these quintessential designs in modern homes prove that classic can also...<p>Josef Frank: Against Design, which runs …

Jack White

Paper-Art Posters Gorgeously Illustrate Key Design Principles

Okay, so they’re no replacement for a RISD degree. But these posters, by Turkish graphic designer Efil Turk, offer a fun primer on foundational visual concepts.<p>For her senior thesis at the Dokuz Eylul University of Fine Arts, Efil illustrated 10 principles–balance, hierarchy, pattern, rhythm, …

Ontario Police Go Full Canada After Discovering a Barn Burner on the Run for 37 Years

Extreme overreaction answered with legendary cordiality.<p><b>In 1977, 32-year-old Ronald Stan</b> burned down a barn in Middlesex County of rural Ontario. Maybe seven people gave a shit.<p>Regardless, Stan went straight into panic mode, fled the country, and assumed a new identity for 37 years.<p>After nine years …

Canada

The Stark Beauty Of The World's Tallest Unoccupied Buildings

Some of the buildings that tower high over city skylines are actually modern ruins in the making, their vast interiors abandoned or never completed. …

Book Review: Torre David

<b>Torre David: Informal Vertical Communities</b> edited by Alfredo Brillembourg and Hubert Klumpner, Urban-Think Tank Chair of Architecture and Urban …

Home - Architecture Lab

Latest<p>April 25, 2018<p>Watches are one of those accessories that add to your overall look while being functional at the same time. In fact, they have …

Architectural Photography

MAD wants to "invent a new typology" for high-rise architecture, says Ma Yansong

<b>Movie:</b> in this exclusive video interview filmed in Venice, Ma Yansong of Chinese architects MAD explains his concept for a "shan-shui city", a high …

The nine lives of Freya, the Chancellor’s cat

News just in that George Osborne’s cat, Freya, was hit by a car outside Downing Street last night, and is currently at the vet’s.<p>Freya is famous for her love of hunting rodents. Indeed, she was promoted above Larry, the Camerons’ cat, as Downing Street’s ‘chief mouser‘ because Larry preferred …

Infrastructure, Data and Progress: Ireland's Pavilion at the 2014 Venice Biennale

The Irish pavilion's response to the theme of the 2014 Venice Biennale captures the tumultuous history of the Ireland's past hundred years through …

How It Feels To Become A Cyborg

What life is like with magnets and microchips under your skin.<p>What’s easier than paying for a Starbucks latte by iPhone? Paying automatically when your hand picks up your coffee. Seemingly magical interactions like that make many people–including some of the most successful wearables designers in …

Core77 Design Awards 2014: The Best Furniture & Lighting Designs of the Year

When you think about it, the basic forms of quintessential articles of furniture—I'm talking desks, chairs, couches, stools, work lamps and pendant …