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Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

Discover the endless design possibilities of metal cladding.<p>“I try to make poetry. Not minimalism. Not purism. Just poetry.”<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Millions of metal petals make Bloomberg HQ the world's "most sustainable office building."<p>The architect walks …

Architecture

A Trippy 3-D Film Collage Charts The Birth And Death Of Time

Marco Brambilla’s works are Electric Kool-Aid video art<p>Here are the things I saw last Friday night at a church in New York City’s Soho: Fireworks, unicorns, cowgirls with lassos, an astronaut, fiery rings of Hell, the starry galaxy, the Von Trapp Family Singers, the German nihilists from <i>The Big</i> …

Articles about highlights frieze art fair new york on Dwell.com - Dwell

Fact #1: New Yorkers are more allergic to bridges and tunnels than plants and trees.<p>The Frieze Art Fair made quite the first impression last spring when it hopped the pond for its inaugural New York exhibition.<p>"Most architecture in any age is crap, and today’s crap isn’t as bad as yesterday’s." …

US Reps To House: BEER Me

You can’t be a real country unless you have a beer and an airline. It helps if you have some kind of a football team, or some nuclear weapons, but at the very least you need a beer. – Frank Zappa<p>There was a time when, if following Zappa’s criteria, the U.S. might not have been considered a real …

MC@Work: Reality Check

From hard-hitting news producers to terrorist-hunting CIA agents, the range of careers held down by our favorite female characters on TV has never been wider. But just how realistic are these portrayals? Marie Claire asked real-life pros to weigh i<p>From hard-hitting news producers to …

TV

Pakistanis 'Defy Violence' To Vote In Landmark Election

Despite attacks in the days and weeks leading up to Saturday's voting — and deadly bombings and other attacks on the very day they're going to the polls — Pakistanis are showing they're willing to "defy the violence," NPR's Julie McCarthy reports from Lahore.<p>There's "a determination to see it …

No. 5 Culture Chanel Partie Deux

The house of <b>Chanel</b> has opened their __"No.5 Culture Chanel"__exhibition at __Palais de Tokyo__in Paris to the public. The raw, avant-garde museum space is transformed into a sleek white runway of glass cases, holding more than 200 works of art by Dalí, Picasso, Man Ray, Brancusi, and many more, …

Osborne: G7 agree to target tax evasion and avoidance

<b>The G7 group of industrialised nations have agreed that there must be collective action against tax evasion and avoidance, the UK's finance minister has said.</b><p>Chancellor George Osborne said after the talks that it was "incredibly important" that firms and individuals paid the tax they owed.<p>The …