Lydia Hamui

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Lo mejor de un apartamento pequeño con techo alto, es la posibilidad de tener un altillo

Yo vivo en un ático que tiene zonas con techo muy bajo pero que en el salón tiene un rincón con bastante altura, lo primero que pensé cuando lo …

Salón blanco, comedor negro

Gran contraste no apto para todos los públicos en este piso sueco, salón blanco – comedor negro.<p>¿Os imagináis vuestro comedor negro? Si, cuesta, pero …

Light Corridor House / FIGR Architecture & Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Light Corridor House is an extension which celebrates the journey through the old to the new. Upon …

Architecture

Studio Anne Holtrop Wins 2016 Challenge of the Time Prize

Dutch firm Studio Anne Holtrop has won the 2016 Challenge of The Time, an international architectural prize named by architect and artist Iakov …

Venice Biennale

17 Rooms That Are Nailing the Desert-Chic Decor Trend This Winter

As Old Man Winter moves in for the season, it’s a perfect time to warm up your space with this desert-chic trend. Plainly put, cold temperatures are no match for the warm hues, inviting tones and playful patterns that this look brings. The best part? It’s ultra versatile. Contemporary aesthetics …

Home Decorating

“Modern day Machu Picchu” wins inaugural RIBA International Prize for the world’s best new building

The Universidad de Ingeniería y Tecnología (UTEC) in Lima, designed by Grafton Architects, has been declared the world’s best new building as the …

Vote for your favourite wildlife image of the year – in pictures

The Natural History Museum has chosen 25 of the year’s best images from its Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2016 shortlist. Voting is open until 10 January to find the people’s choice winning photo of the year<p>• Wildlife Photographer of the Year is developed and produced by the Natural History …

Craft Portfolio – Architecture & Design Portfolio (Portfolio)

Craft Portfolio – Architecture & Design Portfolio Theme<p>Craft Portfolio is a WordPress Theme exclusively built for architecture and design portfolio …

The 8 Biggest Mistakes on Your Portfolio (And How to Fix Them)

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from Format Magazine. It’s contents are being used with exclusive permission.</i><p>For potential clients and collaborators, …

Web Design

This heartbreaking photo essay just won a Pulitzer Prize

Living in Maine with his grandparents, Larry and Lanette, Strider, 6, suffered severe physical abuse from his mother's boyfriend at the mere age of 2.<p>Poverty-stricken, Larry and Lanette were evicted from their home when photographer Jessica Rinaldi began documenting their story for The Boston Globe.<p>…

Pulitzer Prize

‘Game of Thrones’ set designer reveals the show's architectural inspirations

Deborah Riley, the show's production designer, discusses the real places that inspired the look of Dragonstone and other key locations<p>“If you’re asking an audience to believe in direwolves, dragons, and giants, you need the world to be as believable as possible.”<p>Production designer and art director …

Datebook: Pretty and dirty paintings, pop-up storytelling and theater with a graphic punch

A show about sensuality that dips into the uncanny. A work of theater that packs a 2-D punch. And early images that captured the electric. Plus: Pieces that play with words and a pop-up storytelling show.<p><b>"Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty," at the Orange County Museum of Art.</b> The New York-based painter …

California

Inspiration Guide: 50 Ways To Dress Like A Tokyo Local

As Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Tokyo got underway last month, street-style photographers flocked to the Japanese capital to document the latest …

Men's Fashion
Architecture

Ex-boat builder designs unique off-grid tiny house

"The design was a collaboration between the owner (Briar Hale) and myself, but it really is her baby as she had a clear idea of what she wanted," …

Off-grid

The Late Movies: 10 Great Documentaries You Can Watch Right Now (on Netflix)

If you haven't discovered Netflix and its instant streaming feature yet, it's pretty magical. I watch so many more movies now because of it -- and …

Could this venture-backed zero energy house revolutionize the home building industry?

What if you could buy an affordable Zero Energy home that could be erected on your property in a matter of days, instead of the many months it …

Palo Alto

Starfish Tries to Steal Fish's Cave

(Video Link)<p>The industrious mudskipper is building a home. He sucks in mouthfuls of sand, then spits them out away from the rock. Soon, a cozy cave …

50 documentaries you need to see

Ten of the best nonfiction film-makers today choose their own favourites, from serial killer stories and studies in the horrors of war to meta pranks<p>• Storyville’s Nick Fraser on the power of the documentary form<p>• Watch the Guardian’s documentaries<p><b>Joshua Oppenheimer</b><p><b>The Texan director’s feature</b> …

An Experimental Autism Treatment Cost Me My Marriage

John Elder Robison dealt with autism for 50 years. He had his life in place, with a wife, son, and a job. Then he underwent transcranial magnetic …

Autism

Articles about 7 clever under stair storage solutions on Dwell.com - Dwell

Need to free up space in your home? Here are some helpful storage ideas that may be quite unexpected.<p>When Carly and Brad Moeller were searching for a new home in the Ravenswood Manor neighborhood of Chicago, they came across a...<p>A sloped ceiling, low-head height, and limited access to sunlight …

Swiss Alps

Relaxing Outdoor Seating Combines a Hammock with a Rocking Chair

Rocking chairs and hammocks are uniquely comfortable on their own, but students Harshita Murudkar, Shivaji Gulati, and Mehak Philip wanted to see what it would be like if you put these two concepts together. For an India-based MIT Institute of Design course challenge, the three students spent two …

Furniture

Introducing Our New Materials Catalog

During the past few months we have been working hard to upgrade our Materials catalog to improve search functionality and user experience. Today we …

Vegan House / Block Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This house was in an old terrace next to an apartment built in 1965. The owner works in travel and …

Architecture

El pueblo de nombre impronunciable que por fin alguien se atrevió a citar

Los vecinos de Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch ven por primera vez en televisión qué tiempo les espera en el pueblo …

Reflected Symmetry @ Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

Abu Dhabi

Uncanny Photographs Capture the View From Car Wash Bays in the Dead of Night

In the dead of night, Hudson Valley-based photographer Mark Lyon can be seen slipping into deserted car wash bays fallen silent with the setting of …

After Katrina, Tulane's Architecture School Became A Community Builder

It's blazingly hot outside and five summer fellows from the Tulane City Center are standing in a playground at a youth center in New Orleans. The architecture students diplomatically describe the playground's design as "unintentional": There's no grass, trees or even much shade, and it's surrounded …

College & University