Jon Schramm

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Cinch tent combines fast pop-up pitching with solar power

Cinch designer Jake Jackson loved everything about camping, except for the tent. After years of frustration with the models on the market, he decided …

Playful Gift for an Architect: “Fantastic Cities” Coloring Book by Steve McDonald

Once in a while, we love to find something “worthy” enough to catch an architect’s attention if offered to him or her as a gift. Canadian artist …

Tribeca film festival: the 10 best things to see

For New Yorkers, April means two things: weather so erratic they’ll be wearing jogging shorts and a wool coat on alternate days, and the Tribeca film festival.<p>Celebrating its 14th year, the festival continues to have a sizable footprint in terms of parties and photo-ops, and has a recognisable …

A Fine Time for Simplicity: 12 Minimalist Watches

Fashion designer Jil Sander once argued, “I am convinced that there can be luxury in simplicity.” And in a world of information overload, non-stop …

Charles Gaines: Gridwork

If you’re in the Los Angeles area, I suggest you visit to the Hammer Museum to check out the Charles Gaines Gridwork exhibition. You simply can’t …

Demonstration

100 Breathtaking Buildings That Represent The Future Of Architecture

What’s the future of architecture? Ask any architect and you’ll probably get a different answer. But the future proposed by architect Marc Kushner, also the founder of Architizer.com, is an attractive one. Breathing buildings, treehouse-like structures–they’re all there.<p>Kushner spoke about his …

John Wick: ‘a symphony of shots to the head’

John Wick review – a thrill ride driven by a relentless vengeance machine<p>Read more<p>Keanu Reeves’s ridiculously entertaining and violent new thriller <b>John Wick</b> marks a return to form for the most taciturn man in modern Hollywood, and also arrests – albeit only for a moment – the downward spiral of two …

A Legendary Redesign of Helvetica, Reborn After 30 Years

Imagine if, due to some fluke in the development of projection technology, <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i> had only been shown in a couple of movie theaters. …

Typography

Seven unknown architectural wonders

Forget the Taj Mahal and the Colosseum – some of the world’s most impressive structures remain out of the public eye.<p>We’ve all heard of the Colosseum, the Great Wall of China, and the Taj Mahal. But what about the world’s undiscovered architectural wonders: the man-made marvels where most crowds …

European Travel

DomiNations assaults Clash of Clans with a Civilization-like mobile strategy game

Somebody is going to knock Clash of Clans out of the No. 1 spot on the top-grossing mobile apps charts one of these days. The latest to attempt this feat is DomiNations, the new Civilization-like mobile game from Big Huge Games and Asian gaming giant Nexon. DomiNations launches today on both …

While We’re Young review – a fine bromance | Peter Bradshaw

Noah Baumbach’s excruciatingly pleasurable portrait of Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts as a middle-aged couple who befriend dazzling twentysomethings would be unbearably sad if it weren’t so funny<p>Noah Baumbach’s While We’re Young is a comedy of middle youth: the story of one man’s midlife crisis, made …