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Layered Resin and Paint Blend in Strikingly Psychedelic Paintings

Chicago-based artist Bruce Riley uses resin and paint to create vibrant, abstract shapes that blossom organically across large-scale panels. Pools of resin form the base of his striking creations, while drips and broad strokes of paint are layered endlessly in mesmerizing patterns that catch the …

Supervisor burnt to death after being trapped in factory oven, trial hears

A factory supervisor was burned to death after being trapped in an industrial oven at a kayak factory, a court heard on Thursday. Father of three Alan Catterall tried to escape using a crowbar, but died a “horrific” death because co-workers were unable to hear his cries for help, a jury …

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12 Creative Kitchen Tile Backsplash Ideas

clé’s Container Tiles, designed by John Whitmarsh, are cut from actual shipping containers! Talk about eco-friendly… They’re perfect for adding an …

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Building Up Design With Architizer on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / May 6, 2013<p>The inspiration for Architizer, a modern design blog, came from the need to respond to one of architecture’s biggest …

Eco-Friendly Student Flat by Tengbom Architects

Chances are you’ve experienced dorm life or student housing to some degree and know that it’s sometimes less than desirable. Swedish architecture …

Zaha Hadid: queen of the curve

Zaha Hadid was flying to Frankfurt to give a talk, in which I was her interlocutor. Her plane taxied from its stand, developed a minor fault, and stopped. She refused to believe the reassurances that the delay would be brief, and demanded that she be put on another flight. Her wish was impossible – …

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The Danish trend that’s sweeping the nation might not have an English translation, but it offers a unique approach when it comes...<p>On behalf of Dwell and VividWorks, we are proud to announce the winners of the 2013 VividWorks Passport to Design Competition.<p>This just in: After countless hours of …

Architect Day: Graux & Baeyen Architecten

Office founded in 2005 and located in Ghent in Belgium.<p>graux-baeyens.be<p>Established in 2005 by architect Koen Baeyens and Basile Groux, the office …

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Pinch by Sawdust Bureau

The Melbourne-based Sawdust Bureau (great name, by the way!) crafts handmade, limited edition pieces of furniture with a stellar attention to the …

Stunning Garden Sculptures Convey Hardships of Arthritis

Anna Gillespie's wind-blown bronze sculpture, called <i>To the Limit</i>, was recently showcased in Chris Beardshaw's award-winning garden in Chelsea. Beardshaw, a U.K. gardener who's best known for his work on the BBC's television series <i>Gardeners' World</i>, invited the sculptor to show her work there to aid …

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There are many materials used today in and around the home, but one of the most frequently used and requested materials by...<p>Commercial Concrete Planters And Landscape Architecture...<p>A distinctive wooden pattern lines the walls, floors, and ceilings of this compact home in Japan.<p>On a daily basis, …

Giant Pixel Office by Studio O+A

San Francisco-based gaming software developer Giant Pixel reached out to Studio O+A to design their first headquarters in a turn-of-the-century …

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Mesmerizing Marble

The ONDA marble bench is born from the desire to minimize material waste by using modular sections that aren’t instantly recognizable as similar. Cut …

Japan's Minimal Apartment Tower Resembles a White Ship

Created by Japanese firm Eastern Design Office, the Step Tower is described as “a stark white ship that sails in the middle of the bustling sea of colors.” The new residential building is located in Ibaraki-city within Osaka, Japan and is aiming to usher in a new wave of housing to better suit the …

Articles about 3 cool rooftop penthouse apartments on Dwell.com - Dwell

This blog series profiles a new prefab development in San Francisco's SOMA neighborhood—a LEED Platinum-targeted building...<p>One of the best aspects of living in a high-rise in the middle of the city is the spectacular view you may be able to enjoy.<p>Dubbed a UNESCO City of Design, the German capital …

Zaha Hadid's mega mall accused of 'destroying' Beijing's heritage

Photograph: Zaha Hadid Architects<p>The RIBA praised the building's public spaces as “a welcome democratisation” of the architect's work. Photograph: /Zaha Hadid …

Former Walmart Transformed Into Modern Library Space

When Walmart vacated this large warehouse building, the abandoned space sat empty for quite a while before Meyer, Scherer & Rockcastle decided to do something about it. The architecture firm transformed the former retail store, located in McAllen, Texas, into a huge, functioning library.<p>124,500 …

Prefabricated Passive House by ecoDESIGNfinca

This Mallorcan paradise should be mine (a girl can dream, can’t she?) but since it’s not, I thought I’d share. Stephen Nickel of ecoDESIGNfinca …

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Be they medieval torches blazing on battlements or bug zappers crackling to life with each new victim, the need for outdoor...<p>With the official start of summer just around the corner, we decided to put together an easy-to-follow guide to creating the...<p>Once a locker for a midnight loo, the bedside …

Articles about 5 modern glass houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the architecture, design, and art worlds to the Johnson-designed...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple …

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