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The Bunkie Sleeping Cabin: Architecture Meets Industrial Design

Where Evan Bare of 608 Design lives in Ontario, Canada, some people call small sleeping cottages Bunkies. Thus, when Evan teamed up with …

Architecture

Spectacular Alternate Universe Full of Surreal Imagery

Madrid-based photographer Silvia Grav offers a surreal look at the world. Her manipulated monochromatic images feature both human figures and inanimate object in unconventional ways. In the photographer's alternate universe, a basic drinking glass holds a rippling ocean and there is a constant …

Universe
Photography

You Say You Want a Revolution?

Protests and riots are spreading around the world. Where do they come from, and what do they signify?<p>Not long before he went to the altar of Notre …

Great Barrier Reef: World Heritage in Danger?

Shrinking coral and failing government may land the reef on a "list of shame."<p><b>Australia's Great Barrier Reef is losing coral at an alarming rate—and may soon lose its prestigious status as one of the world's great natural treasures as well.</b><p>The World Heritage Committee of the United Nations …

Escape to Uncertainty

Turkey opens its doors to refugees, but few are allowed to stay.<p><i>Part of our weekly "In Focus" series—stepping back, looking closer.</i><p><i>Editor's note: Excerpted from an article published in the April issue of</i> National Geographic <i>magazine's Turkish edition. Some sources agreed to speak to our reporter on</i> …

@jamesdanziger new Seydou Keita prints. So perfectly graphic for Spring 2013

Watch: Willis Earl Beal Shares Animated Short Film Principles of a Protagonist

Last year, Chicago singer-songwriter and visual artist Willis Earl Beal announced that he was releasing <i>Principles of a Protagonist</i>, a short animated film based on his zine of the same name. It features his own artwork and original music. Today, it's arrived via Nowness. It features Beal's …

Animated Movies

Hot Chip's Joe Goddard: "She Burns" [ft. Mara Carlyle]

Hot Chip's Joe Goddard is preparing to release the <i>Taking Over</i> EP via DFA/Greco-Roman. Here's the clip for "She Burns", which features British singer/songwriter Mara Carlyle being prepared for her funeral.<p>Hot Chip shared a new single, "Dark & Stormy", yesterday. Listen here.<p>Subscribe to Pitchfork.tv …

Burns

Esther Williams, the swimming champion who became the star of MGM’s “aqua musicals” in the 1940s and 1950s, has died at 91

Esther Williams, the swimming champion who became the star of MGM’s “aqua musicals” in the 1940s and 1950s, has died at 91.<p><b>Here</b>, a look back at her glamorous career. (with never-before-seen LIFE images)<p>(Edward Clark—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Porcelain as Paper: Reticence by Clare Conway

United States-born, Ireland-based artist Clare Conway turns porcelain paper clay into gravity defying sculptures that look like real paper. The …

Design
Photography

Bang: Ai Weiwei’s Latest Installation Made from 886 Antique Stools | Colossal

<p>Artist Ai Weiwei has unveiled a number of significant artworks in the last few weeks. The artist released a music video and created a large-scale …