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10+ Times People Accidentally Found Their Doppelgängers In Museums And Couldn’t Believe Their Eyes

Do you find classic art a bit hard to relate to? So do us, but that could easily change upon a find like these guys stumbled upon when they uncovered …

Art

Simply Turn Key

Edison electric light sign, circa 1900. This made me think of what invention in my lifetime will need a similar sign? Maybe self-driving cars?

Who Knew? British Coins Form a Coat of Arms When Arranged Together

Be the change you desire<p>In 2008 the UK's Royal Mint held a design competition to redesign the obverse sides of coins. Designer Matt Dent, then 26, …

Wales

One country is swapping all addresses for three-word phrases

Hi, I'd like to send this letter to engine.doors.cubs. Or maybe sulk.held.raves. In Mongolia, such addresses will become the norm next month, when its national post office will begin using three-word phrases instead of typical addresses.<p>The addresses above? Both go to the most famous street address …

Hillary Clinton

Murals of Faceless Figures by Seth Appear to Witness the Unseen | Colossal

<p>French muralist Julien Malland (aka Seth) has been extremely prolific over the last year, traveling to far flung locations around the world …

Art

Packaging Design, Entertainment, Film, Disney, Lifestyle, Career Advice, Logo Design, Gadgets

This couple's photo project will resonate with anyone in a long-distance relationship

Source: Instagram<p>LONG DISTANCE relationships are tough, but this engaged couple has found a way to make the distance between them feel a little …

Sum

Camera Restricta Guarantees Original Instagrams

Designer Phillipp Schmitt wants you to not only take better photos for sharing online, but original ones. His conceptual 3D printed Camera Restricta …

Photography

This is what happens when you reply to spam email | James Veitch

Why Designers Love The Ampersand

A romance that dates back to Pompeii.<p>Cheerily nuzzled above the “7” key like a pear-shaped pill bug, the ampersand is perhaps the most intriguing character on the keyboard. While all letters and punctuation marks look similar enough in abstract, the ampersand feels unique, like a shape-shifter that …

Typography

Much Loved: Portraits of Beloved Childhood Teddies

Most of us grew up with a beloved stuffed animal, to which we pressed our tiny noses as our tiny hearts swelled with adoration. Mine was Laika, a white bear semi-explicably named after the famed Soviet space dog that became the first animal to orbit Earth. Psychologists call this a “transitional …

10 Artworks That Don’t Really “Exist”

Last week, the Museum of Modern Art made a very important purchase, acquiring 4 minutes and 3 seconds of… nothing, just “three folded sheets of …

The Secret Lives of the Tiny People In Architectural Renderings

Selling a big urban idea isn’t easy. More than ever, architects rely on jaw-dropping images to convince their clients to spend millions on their …

University of California

A Good Day to Die: Fake Funerals in South Korea

This Photographer Removes Our Phones From His Photos To Show Us How Addicted We Are

You’re so accustomed to everyone holding a phone, you might not even notice they’re missing.<p>When a series of new photos first went up at a gallery, visitors often missed the main point: In each photo, hands that look like they’re cradling devices are actually holding air.<p>We’re so used to seeing …

Here's what your tears look like under a microscope

We all cry — some, admittedly, more than others. And while many of us think about why we cry, or what we happen to be crying about, we might not question what our actual tears contain.<p>Curious and creative photographer Maurice Mikkers did wonder about this, so he began "bottling up the emotion" - …

Contemporary Masterpiece

You’ve been reading Home Bunch for a while and you probably already know I don’t post contemporary homes very often, unless they’re breathtaking. …

Guanabanos House by Taller Héctor Barroso

Aldeia 051 House by Dayala + Rafael Arquitetura

Brazilian studio Dayala + Rafael Arquitetura has designed the Aldeia 051 House. Completed in 2010, this 6,480 square foot contemporary home is …

Ravine Residence / Hariri Pontarini Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located within a large ravine system in a North Toronto neighbourhood, this private residence not only …

Spectacular Views over Los Angeles by La Kaza and Meridith Baer Home

Exclusive Private Residence in Florida by Harwick Homes

Estuary Custom 4 is a high-end contemporary home designed by Harwick Homes. It is located in Naples, a small city in Florida, USA. Photos by: …

Casa Jondal by Atlant del Vent

2251 Sunset Plaza Dr. Lot 1

2251 SUNSET PLAZA_LOT 1<p>The premiere development site The Agency is selling in one of the world’s most exclusive areas. Located high above the Doheny …

OVD 919 / SAOTA

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Brief<p>The Brief was to create a spectacular home which encapsulated the expansive 360 degree mountain and …

Architecture

Three Trees House / DADA & Partners

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Set on a verdant land parcel dotted with large mature trees, the Three Trees House house is nestled …

Zamel House / Kontrast Arquitectura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This home was designed for a couple from Los Angeles who love the beach and natural beauty of Huatulco. …