Robert Levasseur

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How to break in to Montreal’s métro system in three easy steps: Men charged over online video

MONTREAL — Charges have been filed against three men arrested in connection with a video posted online that revealed potential security flaws in …

How a Canadian businessman lost everything in Cuba

Canadian businessman Sarkis Yacoubian only knew his Cuban interrogator – the Cubans call them "instructors" – as Major Carlito. When they first met in the dim basement of the Havana house where security agents had initially imprisoned Mr. Yacoubian in July, 2011, he says Major Carlito greeted him …

Cuba

archiemcphee: “ Philadelphia-based artist James McNabb transforms scraps of wood into awesome assemblages of architectural shapes, dazzling cityscapes made of repurposed wood that sometimes resemble...

Philadelphia-based artist James McNabb transforms scraps of wood into awesome assemblages of architectural shapes, dazzling cityscapes made of …

Art

Amazingly Detailed Illustrations Transformed Into Laser Cut Wood Designs

London-based artist Martin Tomsky's woodwork collection is filled with many elaborate illustrations which he has transformed into wooden sculptures. To create each amazing piece, he layers together laser cut plywood into tactile pieces filled with various textures and shades of brown.<p>The thick, …

Sculpture

Unusual Picnic Table Designs, From Transformable to Transportable

Summer's over, so now we all have to switch from living it to reading about it. When it comes to the picnic tables we won't get to enjoy again until …

Furniture

Structural trusses influence Bridge furniture by Variant Studio

The geometric patterns of bridge structures informed the shapes used to create this wooden furniture by Variant Studio (+ slideshow).<p>Influenced by …

Complex Wooden Structure Composed of 9,076 Pieces

<i>Part to Whole</i> is a unique structure composed of 9,076 pieces of wood. The project, developed by HG-Architecture | LIVE COMPONENTS, was recently commissioned by the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Korea. The large scale installation piece is intended to visually convey the idea …

Architecture

In the Details: Ian Stell's Pantograph-Inspired Pivoting Tables

As the line between fine art and design becomes increasingly blurred, Ian Stell stands somewhere in the middle, crafting furniture that is just as …

Woodworking

See Life: Layered Wooden Sculptures Inspired by Reefs

Manchester born, Los Angeles raised artist Joshua Abarbanel’s work makes me feel feelings inside – all kinds of happy feelings. The three-dimensional …

Culver City

Abyss Table by Duffy London

Abyss Table by Duffy London <br>+<p>A coffee table using layers of sculpted glass, Perspex and wood, arranged like a 3D representation of a geological map …

Furniture with Rivers of Glass Running Through Them

Greg Klassen is a one-man furniture maker based out of Lynden, Washington. The craftsman is inspired by the Pacific Northwest and the trees that grow …