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Clay robotics: the future of architecture is happening now in a Chilterns farm

In an old barn in the rolling Chilterns, white globules drip from the rafters, while strange fungal forms erupt from the floor. In a shed next door, coils of grey clay spiral upwards into chubby stumps, like a line of elephants’ feet, while robotic rumblings can be heard through the wall. As horses …

High culture: Shigeru Ban encases the new Aspen Art Museum in a woven wood façade http://www.wallpaper.com/architecture/shigeru-ban-encases-the-new-aspen-art-museum-in-a-woven-wood-faade/7731

Architects MX_SI model their new extension to Gösta Serlachius Contemporary Art Museum on an abstract forest http://www.wallpaper.com/architecture/architects-mx_si-model-their-new-extension-to-gsta-serlachius-contemporary-art-museum-on-an-abstract-forest/7680

Adobe Summit – Event Visuals by Studio Vasava and Steve Gustavson

Eye-Catching Event Visuals for Adobe Summit.<p>Barcelona based design and branding studio Vasava collaborated with creative director Steve Gustavson for …

Graphic Design

Deadlift Workout!

Like and Share!<p>Post Short link:<p>Related Posts<p>Rear Deadlift Anatomy!<p>6 Training Tips to Facilitate Building Your Back<p>Back Workout with Phil …

Mjölk House by Studio Junction

Mjölk House is a minimalist residence located in Toronto, Canada, designed by Studio Junction. The project involved the renovation of the W.H. Ives …

Architecture

How To Pick a Lock Using Nothing But Hairpins

You can learn the basics of lock picking from a GIF, but for a more nuanced look at the techniques required to actually get a lock open without the …

A Hand-Cranked Automaton That Mimics the Effect of a Raindrop Hitting Water | Colossal

<p>This little wood automaton is meant to mimic the effect of a water drop hitting a body of water, all using concentric rings cut from wood that are …

Animal Architects: Bowerbirds Design & Build Showy, Colorful Homes to Attract Mates

Turkeys strut, peacocks preen, and bowerbirds design. Of all the strange things that male birds do to attract a mate, the bowerbird's ritual is the …

Space-saving modular studio for an artist by Raanan Stern

Israeli architect Ranaan Stern has adapted a 15-square metre room inside an artist's Tel Aviv apartment to create a studio with two desks, 36 …

Articles about small spaces rural places on Dwell.com - Dwell

Dwell's June 2009 issue just landed on our desks and it looks great! We're excited for it to hit your mailboxes and newsstands in...<p>Small but mighty, these compact dwellings prove that limited square footage doesn't preclude great design.<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, …

Small Spaces

Articles about little cabin woods 7 homes we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

They’re hot! They’re mini! They’re full of coal! These seven portable barbecues will help you get the summer started.<p>Boerum House and Home, a Brooklyn outpost features a roster of emerging and established designers.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the …

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Home Tours

Water Patio House by Drozdov & Partners

Drozdov & Partners have designed the Water Patio House in Odessa, Ukraine.<p>Description<p>The visible proximity of the sea is enhanced with the mirror of …

New Forest House / PAD studio

The 'New Forest House' is set within a stunning 18.5 acre plot, located adjacent to ancient woodland and heath, in the New Forest National Park. The …

Architecture

The USA's 10 best motorcycle roads

A great road is a great road, but if you’re riding a motorcycle, you’re looking for something special: twisties, vistas, turnouts, that perfect stretch of smooth tarmac, and biker-friendly stops that make getting there most of the fun. Here are 10 of the best roads across America for an …

Trigger Point Release For Beginners | The Art of Manliness

We can’t all afford a personal masseuse or athletic trainer to regularly rub out the kinks, soreness, and tight spots in our muscles. But there is a …

A play on transparencies and openings create interesting opportunities for light in this family house in Denmark, designed by Sistema Consultores: http://www.archello.com/en/project/family-house-4

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

The world's top tile and stone manufacturers showcased increasingly ambitious products this year.<p>Illuminated beneath each brand's most daring designs, it was hard to ignore the finish that just won 't seem to go away: matte black.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May …

Herzog & de Meuron

Articles about blue facade on Dwell.com - Dwell

Canada's Magdalen Islands offer a seaside retreat to landlocked Quebecers, two of whom have turned the local vernacular on its...<p>First impressions are lasting.<p>A 450-square-foot apartment in the Upper West Side needed to accommodate the resident’s working, entertaining, and resting needs,...<p>An …

Architecture

Articles about 7 rooms view on Dwell.com - Dwell

Many of us are guilty of thinking of laundry rooms as unremarkable or unattractive parts of our home that don't require much...<p>The alphabet is as easy as ABC, but for typographer Peter Bil’ak, the way language looks is a never-ending exploration.<p>Thanks to Los Angeles’s Small Lot Subdivision …

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