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Immersive Foam Clouds Tower Over Visitors to the 2013 Aichi Triennale | Colossal

<p>Created by artist Kohei Nawa (previously here and here) for the 2013 Aichi Triennale, <i>Foam</i> is an immsersive cloud-like installation made from huge …

20 Miles of Stained Glass Colored Ribbon Hang Inside a SF Cathedral

Walk into the Grace Cathedral in San Francisco from now till the end of February and you'll find a gorgeous art installation that features 20 miles of ribbon cascading from the church's vaulted ceiling arches. Artist Anne Patterson is behind <i>Graced With Light</i>, an installation consisting of nearly …

Art

A “Floating” House with a Gallery Open to the Community

Beyond The Hill is a residence located in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan, that is more than just your typical house with an office. The client hired …

Watch Engineers Levitate Tiny Objects Using Only Sound Waves

There's no denying that levitation of any sort is pretty awesome—whether you've only seen it in movies or our previous coverage of magnetic …

A Reflective Palace of Rainbows by Kimsooja | Colossal

<p>Created in 2006 by multidisciplinary artist Kimsooja, To Breathe – A Mirror Woman was an elaborate installation at the Palacio de Cristal, Parque …

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Home Tours

Architecture in 2014: singing bins, talking pavements and skygardens

From crime-fighting lampposts to Zaha Hadid's Olympic pool opening for business and a rise in social housing (finally), Oliver Wainwright charts the trends that will dominate 2014<p><b>Still high on brandy butter</b><p>It may sound like a prediction made while still high on brandy butter, drunk with New Year …

Top 25 Informative Maps That Teach Us Something Uniquely Different About the World

<b>Population of Southeast Asia Compared to the Rest of the World</b><p>Maps can be great guides for more than just finding routes for traveling. They often provide insight on the rest of the world. Taking a look at certain maps can be incredibly informative, especially when comparing the standing of …

South-east Asia

Steve McCurry's Most Beautiful and Powerful Photo Stories

A brand new book by acclaimed photographer Steve McCurry brings together the most beautiful and powerful photo stories he's shot in the last 30 years. For the first time ever, McCurry shares the stories behind his iconic images. Inside you'll find 14 of his most important assignments like rail …

Photography

Do Ho Suh Created a Fabric Life-Size Home within Home

One of our favorite contemporary artists has just come out with his largest work to date. Do Ho Suh is a Korean sculptor and installation artist who's known for his thought-provoking sculptures that often have to do with migration and personal space. These themes reflect his own move from his …

Art

Twist it Table

Christian Reyes’ Giros table is characterized by a warm, simplistic aesthetic mixed with a subtle, customizable burst of color. The table’s central …

Vitamins & Placebo – Paper Sculptures by Zim&Zou for DER SPIEGEL

Paper Sculptures.<p>Lucie Thomas and Thibault Zimmermann of Zim&Zou have created a bunch of paper sculptures for the German magazine DER SPIEGEL Wissen. …

Rotterdam: designing a flood-proof city to withstand climate change

Water plazas, green walls, floating neighbourhoods. Rotterdam, the famous Dutch university city, is building a captivating new infrastructure, but not out of vanity. If it doesn't come up with innovative solutions, the city is set to lose its battle with climate change.<p>"We're really planning …

Urban Planning

How to Take Better Pictures for Beginner Photographers

Photography can be a fun and exciting activity for all who have a passionate interest in learning some of the fundamentals of the use of their …

Nightscapes: Photographing the City at Night

The idea of taking photographs at night can be counterintuitive to the novice photographer. After all, photography is an art, a craft, a technology …

Screen-Pot by François Clerc for De Castelli

Designed by François Clerc for De Castelli, the Screen-Pot aims to turn the traditional flower pot on its head by completely revamping it. …

Photographic Artworks by Matt Wisniewski

Photo Collages.<p>Matt Wisniewski is a New York City based photographer and artist. He creates photographic collages made from portraits mixed with …

Art

An Ingenious Bicycle-Powered Treehouse Elevator Lifts a Rider 30 Feet in Seconds | Colossal

<p>Over the last few weeks Ethan Schlussler has been working on a beautifully designed 30-foot-high treehouse and quickly became tired of “climbing a …

Multiple Angles of One Man Displayed on Giant Spheres

Melbourne-based Australian artist Justine Khamara explores the visual shift of two-dimensional photographs presented on three-dimensional spheres for her series titled <i>now I am a radiant people</i> and <i>Erysichthon's Ball</i>. Each sculptural work features a dizzying number of images of one subject from …

Art

Photographer Brings Back Magic of Childhood with Rockets and Fireworks

Not many people can say that they've been involved with a project site for over 50 years but that's what photographer Harry Cory Wright can claim with his recently released series <i>Hey Charlie</i>. Fascinated with a specific spot in Norfolk, East England, where he spent his childhood days, Cory Wright …

Photography

OLTU By Fabio Molinas

Industrial designer Fabio Molinas has dreamt up a new concept in refrigerators that aims to keep your fruits and veggies fresh for longer periods of …

A Clever Book Kids Need A Flashlight To Read

Reading after dark has lost a bit of its wonder. In the era of tablets, there’s no need for kids to rebel in the nerdiest of ways, stashing contraband flashlights in order to sneak some reading under their blankets after bedtime. iPads have blindingly bright backlights built right in.<p>But a …

Rooms Gets Creative With New Furniture Collection

Georgian design studio Rooms has created a larger line of products, which were shown earlier this year in Milan at Ventura Lambrate. I am always …

Never Load Paper Again With This Smarter Printer

Just place this printer right on top of a big stack of paper, and it’ll handle the rest.<p>Twenty years ago, inkjet printers seemed like magic–they printed so many colors, so fast! Now they’re that necessary evil for producing concert tickets or handling that one thing in your life that you still have …

The Social Behavior Of Bacteria, Trippily Explored In Art

The advanced collective and social intelligence of bacteria colonies makes for some very psychedelic design.<p>The invisible colony of bacteria that spreads its invisible biomass across a petri dish is as gestalt as any alien hive-mind. Like such a mind, it grows with design, and it is from this …

Wearables for the Modern Nomad by Justin Gargasz

The natural inclination to escape from the fast pace and constant visual stimulus that is city life is a pretty common response for any human (and …

Extraordinary Woven Tube Sculpture by Nikolay Polissky

Russian artist Nikolay Polissky has just completed an impressive 72-foot-tall woven sculpture entitled Beaubourg. After taking a recent trip to France, Polissky was inspired by the architecturally stunning Pompidou Center and worked its trademark hollow tube construction into the installation, even …

Art

Hand-Cut Paper Sculptures Take on Organic Forms

Artist Georgia Russell creates paper art by slicing, ripping, and cutting apart printed text and transforming it into visually exciting sculptures. Her process began when she used to sift through old books in Paris and sensing that the objects felt lost or dead. So she now takes a scalpel to …

Art