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Hub Ladder

We think it´s fair to say that you can never get enough space, especially if you live in the city, were apartments seem to get smaller and smaller …

Neri&Hu designs rounded rectangle Hanger coat stand for Offecct

Chinese studio Neri&Hu has designed a minimal coat rack for Offecct that combines metal, leather and concrete.<p>The Mr O hanger is made from tubular …

MVRDV designs transparent Infinity Kitchen to make food healthier and sexier

<b>Venice Architecture Biennale 2016:</b> Dutch office MVRDV has designed a completely see-through glass kitchen that aims to inspire a "more healthy, if …

Frans Willigers addresses "useless" work furniture with the Last Writing Desk

<b>Milan 2016:</b> Dutch designer Frans Willigers has created a hybrid chair and writing desk that he sees as a replacement for traditional office furniture.<p>…

Competition: win a minature cityscape by Chisel & Mouse

<b>Competition:</b> Dezeen has teamed up with UK studio Chisel & Mouse to offer one reader the chance to win a model from its Cityscapes collection (+ …

The Remarkable Love Letters of Hannah Arendt and Martin Heidegger

“Why is love rich beyond all other possible human experiences and a sweet burden to those seized in its grasp? Because we become what we love and yet remain ourselves.”<p>The great German writer and political theorist <b>Hannah Arendt</b> (October 14, 1906–December 4, 1975), the first woman to deliver the …

Martin Heidegger

Dyson Supersonic Hairdryer

Dyson has revealed its first personal care product, the impressive Supersonic - a lighter, safer, and quieter hair dryer. After four years in …

Coelux Artificial Skylight

This is just brilliant, Coelux is an Italian company that make artificial windows and skylights that mimic the true effect of natural sunlight and …

41 Of The Most Suspenseful Books You'll Ever Read

*GASP*<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

This Gorgeous Drift Bench Was Inspired By Glaciers

Fernando Mastrangelo’s ‘Drift Bench’ is a striking combination of rugged and refined. The Brooklyn based artist has been known for blurring the line …

Moroso unveils Gemma seating collection by Daniel Libeskind

Architect Daniel Libeskind has designed a new line of seating for Italian furniture brand Moroso, featuring sharp angles and faceted forms inspired …

Porto flat by Eduardo Souto de Moura features a pair of tranquil courtyards

Portuguese architect Eduardo Souto de Moura reconstructed a 19th century townhouse to create this Porto guesthouse, which is arranged around a pair …

Konstantin Grcic presents first tile collections for Mutina in Stockholm

<b>Stockholm 2016:</b> German designer Konstantin Grcic's debut range of tiles for ceramics brand Mutina feature embossed patterns, and contrasting matte …

DANS Architects creates brick "crown" atop Don Bosco Church in Slovenia

Protruding bricks create a crown on top of this cylindrical chapel by DANS Architects, which forms the centrepiece of a new church complex in the …

Hemingway’s Advice on Writing, Ambition, the Art of Revision, and His Reading List of Essential Books for Aspiring Writers

“In any art you’re allowed to steal anything if you can make it better.”<p><i>“As a writer you should not judge. You should understand,”</i> <b>Ernest Hemingway</b> (July 21, 1899–July 2, 1961) counseled in his 1935 <i>Esquire</i> compendium of writing advice, addressed to an archetypal young correspondent but based on a …

Literature

Solu Cloud Computer

Solu Computer, brought to us by the nation that powered cellphone revolution, Finland, aims to do just as much with this computer. Solu brings …

Holiday Gift Guide 2015: Bookworms

There might not be a better gift than a book. No matter your loved one's gender, race, age, job or obscure interests, there's a book for them somewhere in the world. And, at this late stage in the holiday season, a book is also one of the easier solutions since many online shops offer super-fast …

The 19th-century whaling logbooks that could help scientists understand climate change

The public are being enlisted to read through detailed logs of whaling ships which include records of ice flows and weather conditions<p>Maritime historians, climate scientists and ordinary citizens are coming together on a project to study the logbooks of 19th-century whaling ships to better …

Climate Change

bauhaus-movement:

Piet Mondrian - Composition A with Double Line and Yellow (1935)

Memories Cable

MemoriesCable will probably become IOS users new greatest friend, it combines external storage and charging cable into one sleek design. It´s true …

Adidas Kirkdale Spzl

The legendary Kirkdale running shoe by Adidas returns in a new modernized re-release. Part of the Spezial collection, the Adidas Kirkdale SPZL shoes …

The Story of Mrs. Lovewright and Purrless Her Cat: A Sweet Vintage Parable of Loneliness, Love, and Letting Go

A playful and profound reminder that real love lives outside our stubborn expectations.<p>All too often, we carry the notion of love as a checklist of expectations, demanding that the objects of our love conform to them. <i>“To love without knowing how to love wounds the person we love,”</i> the great Zen …

Pets

I Work Like a Gardener: Joan Miró on Art, Motionless Movement, and the Proper Pace of Creative Labor

“Art can die; what matters is that it should have sown seeds on the earth… It must give birth to a world.”<p><i>“Art has something to do with the achievement of stillness in the midst of chaos,”</i> Saul Bellow told an interviewer in 1966, <i>“a stillness which characterizes prayer.”</i> Few artists have captured …

Artists

World class: your best travelling artworks – in pictures

From Vegas to Mount Fuji, ocean liners to infinity pools, your holidays and backpacking adventures have inspired some remarkable art. Here is a selection of the best<p>Fruit bowls at the ready! Send us your still-lifes now

Imaging

Giovanni Antonio Canaletto - Giovanni Antonio Canaletto - Venice: The Grand Canal, Looking North-East from Palazzo Balbi to the Rialto…

Giovanni Antonio Canaletto - Giovanni Antonio Canaletto - Venice: The Grand Canal, Looking North-East from Palazzo Balbi to the Rialto Bridge by irinaraquel on Flickr.

tartnouveau:

Winter Landscape, 1664<p>Rembrandt van Rijn, 1606-1669

sarvavyapakata:

<b>Chateri Ragini</b><p>Series Title: Ragamala<br>Suite Name: Ragamala<br>Creation Date: ca. 1650 <br>Display Dimensions: 9 7/32 in. x 6 3/16 in. (23.4 cm x 15.7 cm)<br>Credit Line: Edwin Binney 3rd Collection<br>Accession Number: 1990.956 <br>Collection: The San Diego Museum of Art

pmikos:

Lawrence Koe’s Venus and Tannhauser. 1896.