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Glass Pavilions Celebrate Korea's Traditional Tea Culture

South Korean studio Mass Studies designed a series of spectacular new buildings for the O'Sulloc Tea Museum, an exhibition center dedicated to the history of Korea's traditional tea culture. Located at the Seogwang Dawon tea plantation on Jeju Island, the pavilions have large floor-to-ceiling …

My dear deer - Paper craft

We are constantly featuring paper craft work from people from all over the world and today we want to share with you a incredible project created by …

Van Cleef & Arpels' Midnight Planétarium Poetic Complication

A highlight of the annual Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie (SIHH), held every January in Geneva, is seeing the various brands compete against each other in the very technical and artistic ends of the market with creations that have never been seen before—often with prices that are equally …

This 16th Century Book Can Be Read Six Different Ways | Colossal

<p>Sure, the Amazon Kindle might have dynamic font adjustments, and it can hold thousands of books, but can it do this? Printed in the late 16th …

What’s up Blub?

The Blub clock pairs retro tech with modern aesthetics, making it a stylish addition to any desk, shelf or bedside table. The time is displayed on …

Perspective Clocks

Tel Aviv-based Studio Ve is comprised of Shay Carmon and Ben Klinger, two young men who like exploring objects and their conception—whether it's a Two Leg Table or a Toast-ER that "revives" sad bread. More recently they've been experimenting with clocks, and their previous Manifold and Lithe …

SwingLab: A Modular Porch Swing

You can’t beat being outside and swinging on a porch swing, but sometimes you don’t want to only face forward. The SwingLab lets you mix it up with …

Furniture

Camping Retreat: Drew House by Simon Laws / Anthill Constructions

Drew House is a weekend retreat meant to reflect the times the homeowners spent camping in their youth, so Simon Laws of Anthill Constructions broke …

More Beautiful Book Quotes Become Clever Illustrations

Let's say goodbye to 2013 and hello to a new year with these beautiful literary posters. Evan Robertson of Obvious State is behind this inspiring project where he takes meaningful quotes from famous authors and illustrates them in an incredibly clever way. His goal is to design 50 original prints, …

7 Industrial-Chic Hotels

While there's plenty to be said in favor of the new, sometimes the best things stem from a solid original foundation. Industrial structures like warehouses and factories are finding new incarnations as luxury hotels, challenging designers to get creative with old bones and drawing in guests who …

Architecture And Ladders: Taking Space-Saving Design To The Next Level http://arc.ht/JDJDWo

Six Architects And Foundations That Design For Disaster-Stricken Areas http://arc.ht/1dRRXL5

Best Trips 2014

National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. From Argentina to Oz, the final lineup reflects what’s authentic, culturally rich, sustainably minded—and, of course, superlative in the world of travel today.

Travel Photography

Sou Fujimoto's Geometric Forest to feature in series of Spanish dream houses

Japanese architect Sou Fujimoto has designed a house encased in a lattice of giant sticks as part of a series of dream houses proposed for Spain's …

Book Hive: New Interactive Book Display in Bristol Central Library

A new living sculpture just went up in the Bristol Central Library called <i>Book Hive</i> that will ultimately consist of 400 “moving” books, one for each year of the library's history. To celebrate the library's 400th anniversary, Bristol's creative robotics collective Rusty Squid, with an award of …

Luxury Lodge Set in 12,000 Acres of African Wilderness

Set within 12,000 acres of African wilderness, Leobo Private Reserve in South Africa is the epitome of secluded luxury. Located in the Limpop Province, the massive, exclusive villa was designed by award-winning architects Silvio Rech and Lesley Carstens. Up to 26 guests at one time are greeted by a …

Articles about spiral staircase shapes tokyo home on Dwell.com - Dwell

How is a 921-square-foot, 44-level house possible? Witness Tokyo architect Akihisa Hirata’s mind-bending, shape-shifting...<p>A cosmopolitan design mecca with a distinctive urban vibe—Tokyo is one of the most populous metropolitan areas in the world and...<p>A renowned architect transforms a 1920s home, …

Cinematic Architectural Illustrations by Federico Babina

Federico Babina is an architect and illustrator combining both loves into a series of illustrations called ARCHICINE. The series takes a look at …

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This Is The World’s Lightest Wood Table

Fine wood tables are generally sought for their supreme durability. Like a mighty oak tree, they root in a dining room, steadfast until their owner moves and plants them somewhere else. But a new table designed by Benjamin Hubert takes the exact opposite approach: Make it so light that a child …

In the Details: What Is Laokoon?

<i>In the Details is our weekly look at especially smart, innovative or unusual details of a new design.</i><p>When the designers of the Enso lamp start …

Clever Illustrations Show the Origin of Superheroes and Villains

Las Vegas illustration team Ninjabot has created some fantastic illustrations that show the origin of some of our favorite superheroes and villains. The series of art prints will ask you to take a trip down memory lane as you remember how your childhood heroes all came to be.<p>As Ninjabot states, …

PARKROYAL on Pickering by WOHA

Balconies covered in tropical plants and contoured surfaces based on rock formations surround this Singapore hotel by WOHA, which topped the hotels …

N. Daniels – Identity and Stationery Design by Bureau Rabensteiner

Creative Stationery Design.<p>Bureau Rabensteiner developed this incredible stationery design and brand identity for N. Daniels, a Vianna-based rep and …

101 Places available for preorder!

WE GAVE OUR contributors at Matador a guerilla mission to “assess” how and where people get fucked up all over the globe, and to write about it as …

Top 20 International Small Hotels: Andrew Harper's Picks (Photos)

Best Small Hotels<p>From Australia to Botswana and Italy to India, see the top luxury boutique hotels around the world.<p>09.08.13 4:45 AM ET

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Up Close With Abu Dhabi Airport's Futuristic Sleeping Pods

Sometimes Telling The Time Is Hard. This Clock Lends A Hand

Blame digital technology, but plenty of us still can’t always tell the time. It’s commonplace now to substitute a phone for a watch (or perhaps you wear a smart watch–the child of the two), which makes a classic analog clock difficult to read with ease. Cue the FreakishClock, a handed time-teller …