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Eames Retrospective In California Is A Must-Go For Design Buffs

Over 380 works by legendary designers, Charles and Ray Eames.<p>London’s Barbican Art Gallery will bring a major retrospective on iconic designers Charles and Ray Eames to the Oakland Museum of California. Entitled “The World of Charles and Ray Eames,” the momentous presentation will display over 380 …

Andy Warhol

6 Scandinavian Design Blogs to Transform Your Home Into a Minimalist's Haven

In many ways, Scandinavian design has influenced how we decorate around the world. From iconic Danish designers to the minimalist influences and the …

Interior Design

A House Built Around a Tree

A house that blends into the forest. The creator of the architectural firm A.Mason Architects and A.Masow Design Studio created the project “Tree in …

Architecture

6 Companies That Will Upgrade Your IKEA Furniture For You

Elevate your IKEA purchases with the help of these up-and-coming design firms.<p>Everyone loves the ease and affordability of the Swedish icon's products, but personalizing your furniture can be confusing and time-consuming. From cabinet doors in pastel hues to stylish drawer handles and wardrobe …

Furniture

A Highway Runs Right Through This Copenhagen Building

When the infrastructure is already there, build around it.<p>Most cities are built around cars. And if you can’t get rid of the cars, you have to build right through them.<p>That’s what architect Ellen van Loon of the Dutch studio Office for Metropolitan Architecture did for a new mixed-use building in …

A Photographer Couple's Airstream Renovation Lets Them Take Their Business on the Road

With no prior experience, Brandon and Gabi Fox turn a 1972 Airstream Overlander into a mobile live/work office for their wedding photography business.<p>Sometimes the best homes come on wheels. Take it from Brandon and Gabi Fox—a husband-and-wife team of wedding and elopement photographers who …

Airstream

18 Spider-Killing Spiders Discovered—And They Look Like Pelicans

The brutally effective assassins live in the rain forests of Madagascar, a new study says.<p>There's a spider killer on the loose in the rain forests of Madagascar.<p>It’s quiet as an owl, quick as a cobra, small as a grain of rice, and when it strikes, it impales its victims on one of its jaws, which is …

Zoology

Huge Upcoming Open World Video Games That You Can’t Miss (2018)

Yesterday we listed down upcoming games that you guys probably forgot about. That video got an amazing response and today we have another one. But …

Red Dead Redemption

Here’s Why You Should Use Vintage Lenses with Your Modern Mirrorless Digital Camera (VIDEO)

There’s been a growing trend among digital photographers to use vintage lenses on modern mirrorless cameras. Why would you want to do that? Among …

Minimalist Revugia retreat is nestled amidst Germany's Black Forest

1/8<p>Revugia Hotel by Lichtecht<p>First images of the Revugia spa and wellness resort show a complex of beautiful cabins and tree houses nestled in the …

The World’s Most Expensive Home Is On The Market

The sprawling estate in the South of France will only cost you a cool R15.3 Billion. Could this be the world’s most expensive home?...The post The …

Volvo's Polestar 1 is a 600-HP Hybrid Sports Coupe With 93-Mile EV Range

Polestar 2 takes on Tesla Model 3 as an electric midsize sedan; Polestar 3 is an electric SUV<p>Look out, Tesla. Look out, conventional automakers going deeper into the performance electric vehicle space. Volvo has spun off Polestar into a standalone performance EV brand, and the first vehicle to wear …

Learn 28 Powerful Photoshop Tips, Tricks, and Hacks in Just 20 Minutes (VIDEO)

This post-processing tutorial from Nathaniel Dodson is a bit different from others we have shared. While Dodson typically devotes an entire video to …

Eerie Illustration Work for A Separate Reality

We have featured Alex Andreyev and his amazing and surrealist work so many times here on Abduzeedo. It's pretty easy to keep featuring him, he is …

The World's Most Extravagant Experiences–And Why They're Worth It

From vacationing on a private sandbank in the Maldives to glamping above sea level in Canada...<p><i>Tom Marchant is the co-founder of luxury travel company and trip planner, Black Tomato, which delivers luxe experiences around the world via inspiring itineraries and access to the globe's up-and-coming,</i> …

George Clooney

Masterwal UA1 Ping Pong Table

Substantial enough to provide decades of play yet elegant enough to double as a dining table, the Masterwal UA1 Ping Pong Table is a versatile piece …

The Outdated Kitchen Trend We Think Can Make a Comeback

The history of design is littered with defunct trends — things that were popular for a brief span of time and are now reviled, or just forgotten. …

The Most Popular White Paint Colors

You can't go wrong with one of these bestsellers<p>Photo: François Halard<p>White paint may seem like the simplest choice, but there are just as many shades to choose from as with any bolder hue. In fact, there are warmer whites and cooler ones, and how the paint ends up looking in your home depends on …

Home Decorating

Porsche's All-Electric Sports Car Mission E Will Cost $85,000

The Porsche Mission E, an all-electric car that the Volkswagen Group has pledged to spend $1 billion developing, will go on sale at the end of 2019. …

The 11 Must-See Debuts of the 2017 Frankfurt Auto Show

Porsche is finally giving 911 fans the sports car they've been waiting for

For 911 fanatics, it was an oasis of purity in an age of turbo engines, twin-clutch gear boxes, and all-wheel-drive.<p>The 991 911R production cars soon became harder to come by than Porsche's multi-million dollar 918 hypercar, leaving many of the brand's fans high and dry.<p>(911Rs have been showing up …

Turn Words Into Art With 'Hand Lettering A to Z'

Reading Time: 4 minutes<p>Facebook is filled with memes consisting of artistically drawn words, either meaningful quotes, or the author’s own words, …

Gus* Modern x Pendleton Woolen Mills Collaborate on Chair Collection

Modern furniture company Gus* Modern has teamed up with textile brand Pendleton Woolen Mills on a limited edition trio of lounge chairs. Three of …

The Porsche 928 Never Died, It Just Became Every Other Porsche

It seems hard to believe today, but once, the very things that made an older Porsche 911 so desirable—the engine in the rear, the air-cooling, the …

Porsche

This is the inside of one of the 911s reimagined by Singer. And it’s what our man Kurt Bradley was u

This is the inside of one of the 911s reimagined by Singer. And it’s what our man Kurt Bradley was up to at Monterey Car Week. Lots more coming soon …

How to Hand Letter Like an Architect From A to Z

Licensed architect and teacher Doug Patt of How to Architect has created a tutorial on how to hand letter like an architect from A to Z.<p>Hand …

This design studio creates giant moving sculptures that are suspended in midair

Poetic Kinetics is a studio that specializes in larger than life sculptures, many of which bring new life into public spaces around the world.<p>Their …

Sculpture

The World's Most Beautiful Built-In Bookcases

Bookcases are always beautiful, because they're full of books. But this post is devoted to bookshelves that are especially beautiful, and the shelves …

The Only Iso Grifo 90 Ever Made

Reading time: about 2 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• Design<br>• Italian<br>• Rare<p>A Brief History of the Iso Grifo 90<p>The Iso Grifo 90 was built as a life-size wooden model designed …

Sustainable Dutch home for sale comes with surreal custom furniture

Wowza<p>The last time we saw this one-of-a-kind Dutch home, it was the coolest half-buried snow villa in all the land. Fast forward some years and “Dutch Mountain House,” the brainchild of architect and art historian couple Sanne Oomen and Lucas Mol, has hit the market (price upon request). And with …

Architecture