Miguel Angel Alcantar

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EGO Asymmetrical Armchair from Alegre Design

Alegre Design’s asymmetrical ‘EGO’ armchair catches your attention from every angle.<p>Alegre Design is a Sueca, Spain based studio specializing in …

Furniture

Computer-Generated Art Captures a Hypercube in 2D

Manfred Mohr gives you a primer on your extra-dimensional geometry.<p>When you type something into a search engine like Google, your text is run through an algorithm to retrieve page results that best suit your inquiry. It is a formula, a step-by-step set of operations mathematically constructed to …

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Picasso nude portrait fetches $67M at Sotheby's auction

A nude portrait by Pablo Picasso brought in over $67 million US at Sotheby's on Thursday, a day after the auction house sold $377 million worth art …

Art

Cult horror game 'White Day' is coming to PSVR

The first-person horror game <i>White Day: A Labyrinth Named School</i> is being ported to Sony's PlayStation VR headset. To call <i>White Day</i> a sleeper hit would be an understatement. It debuted in Korea in 2001, offering a chilling (and very jump scare-y) story set in a high school populated by ghosts. …

Ellie Goulding: Delirium review – gimlet-eyed mainstream pop with few surprises

Despite proclamations about approaching her third album as an experiment, there’s very little on Ellie Goulding’s latest that bucks pop’s prevailing trends<p>Related: Ellie Goulding condemns London councils' treatment of homeless people<p>There comes a point in every artist’s life when they decide their …

'The Peanuts Movie' review: Good ol' Charlie Brown, exactly as you want him

LOS ANGELES — Perhaps the most hopeful, heartwarming aspect of <i>The Peanuts Movie</i> is everything that's <i>not</i> in it.<p>The kids don't suddenly have cell …

Adele: Inside Her Private Life and Triumphant Return

As Adele steers through a South London high street in her four-door Mini Cooper, with her toddler’s vacant car seat in back and the remains of a …

Review: 'Spectre' is two steps forward, one step back

<b>(The Hollywood Reporter) —</b> Empires collapse, stock markets crash, dynasties die out, but James Bond endures as one of cinema's longest-running and most lucrative franchises for over half a century.<p>The 24th installment in the official 007 canon, "Spectre" is the sequel to "Skyfall," which gave the …

James Bond

Picasso nude portrait fetches over $67 million at NY auction

NEW YORK (AP) — A nude portrait by Pablo Picasso brought in more than $67 million at Sotheby's on Thursday, a day after the auction house sold $377 …

Pebble Time Round available at Best Buy, Target, and online retailers on November 8th

The Pebble Time Round was announced in September, and now — just a bit over a month later — it’s about to finally be available at stores across the United States. Pebble says that the watch will be available at Best Buy and Target stores in the US on November 8th, and will also be available online …

Online Life

The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

Geography

Articles about meet faces behind our 2015 small spaces issue on Dwell.com - Dwell

The writers and photographers that made our September 2016 issue possible.<p>The writers and photographers that made our July/August 2016 issue possible.<p>The writers and photographers that made our October 2016 issue possible.<p>Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're …

Small Spaces

Volkswagen CEO under pressure to explain Porsche emissions claims

Volkswagen’s new boss is under pressure to explain claims by US regulators that they’ve found more cars equipped to cheat emissions tests.<p>What is more, they include Porsches, the brand previously run by Matthias Mueller, who took over as VW’s chief executive in late September in the wake of the …

Google's Inbox email app gets intelligent quick replies

Google today announced a new feature coming to its Inbox email app that will automatically suggest short replies for incoming messages. Dubbed Smart Reply, the new feature is designed to make it easier to reply to email while on a mobile device.<p>Google says that Smart Reply will present three short …

Google

Leaders' planned talks a first for China and Taiwan since 1949 split

Separated by just 100 miles of sea, but a chasm of war, history and politics, the leaders of mainland China and Taiwan have never met face-to-face since the two sides split in 1949 after a long and bitter civil war.<p>But on Saturday, Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou will confer directly with Chinese …

The Cindy Project

I am currently loving my “boring”, humble, yet simple life back in Berkeley.<p>Everyday my life with Cindy is like this:<p>I wake up quite early (around …

Street Photography

The Things that Matter Most

<i>Original post from Nick’s blog.</i><p><b>Looking Back on Life</b><p>So it’s that time of year again when I look at my life and all of the things that I’ve …

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Rembrandt

Just outside Amsterdam there lives an old, well-known, and respected Dutch painter. He has worked hard throughout his life—but he has only produced, …

Art

750 Years Of Parisian History, As Told Through Architectural Illustrations

750 Years in Paris by Vincent Mahé is a visual time machine.<p>“I’ve always been fascinated by cities—especially cities that have a long history like mine,” Paris-based illustrator Vincent Mahé says. Since its founding in 3 B.C., the City of Light has experienced astronomical highs (like hosting the …

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