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Iron Maiden House / CplusC Architectural Workshop

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Shortlisted in the 2018 World Architecture Festival and Houses Awards, Iron Maiden House is located in …

Iron Maiden

Green Building Council gives platinum rating to Amaravati

Amaravati, the capital city of Andhra Pradesh (A.P.), has been chosen by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) for its platinum award. IGBC …

Phoneless Instagram is Here!

I’m ALL FOR leaving my phone behind – especially when it comes to getting out and enjoying an experience be it the beach, a hike, a concert… you get …

Hypnotic Graffiti Murals Radiate Colorful Illusions of Deep Portals

Miami-based street artist Hoxxoh (born Douglas Hoekzema) is known for his hypnotic and hyper-colorful murals. We first discovered his kaleidoscopic tableaux in 2015, but his newer work seems to take on new dimensions: the undulating circles of paint appear like layered gears, luring passersby into …

Downtown Austin's iconic graffiti park searches for new home

Austin's iconic graffiti park is looking for a new home. HOPE Outdoor Gallery plans to relocate from Castle Hill and has launched an online survey to …

NES Game Console Inspired Backpack

We can’t use it to play those retro games, but I’ll be happy to use the NES game console inspired backpack to carry my essentials and some childhood …

Get more from custom Photoshop brushes

There are thousands of Photoshop brushes online to help you add beautiful artwork to your creative resumes or other projects. The things that can be …

Zaha Hadid's 35 most incredible buildings

A Video Game That Explores the Physics of Architecture

Scramble up the side of a futuristic skyscraper.<p>Chicago-based video game designer William Chyr has designed a world governed by a consistent bizarro-physics, where a player can walk up walls and ceilings and gravity is partially governed by colors.<p>The game, <i>Manifold Garden</i>, “is a metaphor for the …

3D Sidewalk Murals Invite Pedestrians to Interact with the Illusive Art

Artist Nikolaj Arndt continues to dazzle pedestrians with his remarkable sidewalk chalk abilities. Since 2009, the designer has created 3D works of sidewalk art that transform flat, grey pavement into a dynamically colorful canvas. “I use chalk and pigment. The pigment is the same as chalk, only in …

Art

The World’s Most Hauntingly Beautiful Abandoned Theme Parks

Photographer Seph Lawless braves alligators and cops to capture images of abandoned amusement parks around the world.<p>Seph Lawless is obsessed with ruins and abandoned structures, making a career of documenting everything from the abandoned shopping malls of the 1980’s (<i>Black Friday: The Collapse of</i> …

Watch An Unearthed 70s Mini-Doc On The Rise Of Graffiti

One quick survey across the vast steel & concrete landscape of NYC is all it takes to see the vestiges of its once lively and wildly thriving …

Here’s a Feel Good 90s Hip-Hop and R&B Mix to Kick Off the Summer (Audio)

As the warm rays of the Summer sun start to shine through, soak up the good vibes of this 90s Hip-Hop and R&B mix put together by DJ Rumor. You’ll …

Hip-hop was more revolutionary than the Beatles, science says

Sure the Beatles and the British invasion introduced mop tops, rock and the demise of dominant sevenths in the ’60s, but that wasn’t quite as …

Women In South African Hip-Hop: 6 Leading Female Rappers

<i>As topics such as sexism and the exclusion of women from hip-hop make headlines internationally, Stefanie Jason spoke to six female rappers in South</i> …

Rap & Hip-Hop

100 Breathtaking Buildings That Represent The Future Of Architecture

Kushner spoke about his vision, laid out in a new book called <i>The Future of Architecture in 100 Buildings</i>, at a lunch during this year’s TED …

Unseen Pictures Of Hip Hop Pioneers Released

Some of Hip Hop music’s greatest moments came during the 1980s. From Rakim to Big Daddy Kane and beyond, the period between the late 70s and 80s was …

SXSW Preview: New Film Looks at the 808 Drum Machine -- 'The Rock Guitar of Hip-Hop'

Since its launch in 1980, the Roland TR-808 drum machine has gone from fad to icon, appearing in everything from early hip-hop and Prince hits to …

Hip-Hop Hijabis | Music

This is a universal story about friendship, love and idealism, and two young women finding their place in the world.<p>Muneera and Sukina are Poetic Pilgrimage, Britain's first female Muslim hip-hop duo. And this is their personal, spiritual and physical journey.<p>As a tour of the UK takes the women …

Q&A: Egypt's graffiti 'the unmediated voice of people'

A week ago, Egypt's customs services in Alexandria port confiscated 400 copies of a book that documents the Egyptian revolution through graffiti.<p>A government official told a local paper the book was confiscated because it "contains elements that give advice on confronting police and army forces" …

Interview: Hip Hop Great Large Professor

Chairman Mao talks with the producer about his early days.

Rap & Hip-Hop

My Conversation on Hip-Hop With Geraldo Rivera

Last night I was joined by Geraldo Rivera, one of the most recognizable and respected figures in investigative journalism. He has recently found himself in some hot water, however, after making some controversial remarks about the impact that Hip-Hop has had on minority communities. In a recent …