Wan A. Hakkim

37 Flips | 2 Magazines | 2 Followers | @wanhakkim | Keep up with Wan A. Hakkim on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Wan A. Hakkim”

44 Easy Breakfast Recipes You Won't Believe Are Gluten-Free

In a diet without gluten, breakfast options become a little limited. And it’s not that oatmeal, eggs, Greek yogurt with berries, and avocado toast on …

Healthy Eating

Watching Mesmerizing Drip Paintings Will Never Get Old

Holton Rower's pour painting timelapse breaks the internet one drip at a time.<p><b>This article was originally published on February 17, 2015 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>It's unlikely that watching paint drip has ever been as transfixing as it is in the video below. Which is likely why the old clip of …

12 Memorable Movie Soundtracks from the Past 12 Years

The Boyhood soundtrack gave everyone a healthy dose of nostalgia last year. Here's a look at other recent soundtracks that left their mark.<p>There's a scene in <i>Boyhood</i> in which Ethan Hawke drives his Pontiac GTO across a stretch of Texas highway, windows down, his son Mason (Ellar Coltrane) riding …

Music

How to do Exposure Blending Using Luminosity Masks

Luminosity masks break an image down into channels of luminosity and allow making specific selections in Photoshop based on how bright or dark an …

Cerdanya Hospital / Brullet Pineda Arquitectes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The new Cerdanya Hospital is currently located on the outskirts of the town of Puigcerdà within the new …

Sea Level

AIA Names 10 Most Impressive Houses of 2014

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected ten recipients for their 14th annual Housing Awards. Considered to be the year's most …

Architecture

Museum of the Fangshang Geopark / BIAD

The most basic meaning of the word “nature” is two-fold. In ancient Greece, “nature” referred to the inherent characteristics of growth and movement …

Natural Beauty

The Screen / Li Xiaodong Atelier

SITE<p>This project islocated in a mountain range called Dichen Valley, on the outskirts of port city Ningbo, located in Eastern China's Zhejiang …

Fabrication

Block House / Porebski Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Situated on the shore of Pearl Beach, an area where the bush meets the coast, the Block House is a …

Solar Panels

Winners of the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards, Part I

The Sony World Photography Awards have announced the winners of their Open, Youth, and National Award competitions today. The winners were selected from over 70,000 entries submitted by photo enthusiasts and amateurs from across the world. Overall winners and the judging of the final categories are …

Nine Bridges "The Forum" / D·Lim Architects

South Korean studio D·LIM architects has completed a multipurpose facility for CJ, one of the country largest companies. Located at the center’s golf …

South Korea

25 Instagram Feeds to Follow Now (Part II)

Last June, we published our first list of must-see Instagram feeds to follow, but we knew it was only the tip of the iceberg. Once again we’ve …

Track Down

Espace Monestie / PPA

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project is part of a typical suburban area.<p>It is located in the town of Plaisance du Touch in the …

Audio Mixing

Palace of Schoolchildren / Studio 44 Architects

The design of the Palace has double coding – it provides allusions for both Suprematist composition and also for local traditions of dwelling …

Architecture

A Selection of Shigeru Ban's Best Work

Explore the architectural development of Pritzker Laureate Shigeru Ban - from his early, more minimalist residential work in the 90s to his …

Living Rooms

Vanke Orange City Sales Center / Sunlay Design Group

Orange is a sunny, energetic, warm, happy, positive and romantic color, which is very fit the future users’ temperament. The building is located at …

Architecture

Ban vs. Schumacher: Should Architects Assume Social Responsibility?

Last week, Patrik Schumacher, Zaha Hadid’s right-hand man, attempted to mandate the boundaries of Architecture in a social media post worthy of a …

Built Environment

Light Matters: Sacred Spaces

The use of light can lead to very diverse feelings: a ray of sunlight calls attention; glare overpowers; the nocturnal sky fascinates, while a dense …

Architecture

2014 U.S. Wood Design Award Winners

WoodWorks, an initiative of the Wood Products Council, has announced the winners of its 2014 National Wood Design Awards. Recognizing “outstanding …

VIDEO: Jonathan Segal’s "The Cresta" Through the Lens of Breadtruck Films

Jeffrey Durkin, director of Breadtruck Films, has shared with us this insightful short film on Jonathan Segal’s new concrete and glass house in La …

La Jolla

Emerson College Los Angeles / Morphosis Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Bringing student housing, instructional facilities, and administrative offices to one location, ELA …

Architecture

Refurbish of TYJ Office Building / Shenzhen Ingameoffice Ltd

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This project is the old office space renovation. Designed to break the traditional monotony, repetition …

Architecture

Pixelmator Team Office / Plazma Architecture Studio

The Pixelmator Team office has been designed for a team that spends much time in the office. This is why the main emphasis was put on the social …

Architecture

Omenapuisto Day-Care-Center / Hakli Architects

The Omenapuisto day-care centre is designed on a narrow site and follows the adjoining street pattern. The southern part of the site is reserved as a …

Day Care

Useful Lightroom Plug-ins

Photography

5 No-Nonsense Ways to Keep Your Photos Sharp

Modern DSLR cameras can produce very sharp images with plenty of detail. However, the chief limiting factor to the sharpness of an image is the …

Landscape Photography

Can You Even Handle This Many Awesome Photography Links

The internet has been a busy place this week in the world of photography and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all corners looking for the …