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Tara Donovan’s Installations Are Greater Than The Sum Of Their Parts
Andrew Salomone, makezine.com
You know those amaz­ing CGI scenes in Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s Cos­mos: A Space­time Odyssey when the cam­era does an extreme zoom to show you what some­thing is actu­al­ly made from?That’s sort of what see­ing Tara Dono­van’s cur­rent…

Tara Donovan’s Installations Are Greater Than The Sum Of Their Parts
Andrew Salomone, makezine.com

You know those amaz­ing CGI scenes in Neil DeGrasse Tyson’s Cos­mos: A Space­time Odyssey when the cam­era does an extreme zoom to show you what some­thing is actu­al­ly made from?

That’s sort of what see­ing Tara Dono­van’s cur­rent…

A Massive New Levee Could Add Two New City Blocks To Manhattan
Kelsey Campbell-Dollaghan, gizmodo.com
The footprint of Manhattan’s been expanding since the 17th century, when early New Yorkers began their first project to infill its shoreline. A huge part of the island we know today is built on artificial pilings. Now, it might get its biggest…

A Massive New Levee Could Add Two New City Blocks To Manhattan
Kelsey Campbell-Dollaghan, gizmodo.com

The footprint of Manhattan’s been expanding since the 17th century, when early New Yorkers began their first project to infill its shoreline. A huge part of the island we know today is built on artificial pilings. Now, it might get its biggest…

Mapping the Surface Area of Other Solid Surfaces in Our Solar System
Benjamin Starr, visualnews.com
You’re probably familiar with visualizations comparing the relative size of the planets, but this visualization is different. xkcd has created a map-like look at the solid surfaces of the Solar System, stitched together like countries on a…

Mapping the Surface Area of Other Solid Surfaces in Our Solar System
Benjamin Starr, visualnews.com

You’re probably familiar with visualizations comparing the relative size of the planets, but this visualization is different. xkcd has created a map-like look at the solid surfaces of the Solar System, stitched together like countries on a…

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Incredibly Realistic Interiors Carved into Marble & Stone
Paul Caridad, visualnews.com
With a degree in Art History, specializing in art and architecture, Matthew Simmonds is in a small group of people who actually used their college degree for their job. His studies led him to train as an architectural stone carver and worke…

Incredibly Realistic Interiors Carved into Marble & Stone
Paul Caridad, visualnews.com

With a degree in Art History, specializing in art and architecture, Matthew Simmonds is in a small group of people who actually used their college degree for their job. His studies led him to train as an architectural stone carver and worke…

Ceramic Shoes On A Telephone Wire As Indoor Lighting
Andrew Salomone, makezine.com
Ric­o­chet Stu­dio pro­duces exquis­ite ceram­ics that look like every­day objects, like this clever and func­tion­al domes­tic light­ing piece called Shoe Toss, which fea­tures porce­lain shoes hung over a tele­phone wire.Overhead cable…

Ceramic Shoes On A Telephone Wire As Indoor Lighting
Andrew Salomone, makezine.com

Ric­o­chet Stu­dio pro­duces exquis­ite ceram­ics that look like every­day objects, like this clever and func­tion­al domes­tic light­ing piece called Shoe Toss, which fea­tures porce­lain shoes hung over a tele­phone wire.

Overhead cable…

Embroidered Leaves Put Geometry in Nature
Benjamin Starr, visualnews.com
When Hillary Fayle studied embroidery at the Manchester Metropolitan University, she loved creating intricate patterns in small environmentally friendly materials. It only made sense when she returned to her home in the US to begin working…

Embroidered Leaves Put Geometry in Nature
Benjamin Starr, visualnews.com

When Hillary Fayle studied embroidery at the Manchester Metropolitan University, she loved creating intricate patterns in small environmentally friendly materials. It only made sense when she returned to her home in the US to begin working…

MoMA PS1’s Living, Breathing Summer Installation Opens
Steven Thomson, architizer.com
Hy-Fi, the three-tiered tower that opens today at MoMA PS1 as the 15th edi­tion of the insti­tu­tion’s Young Archi­tects Pro­gram, wasn’t so much con­struct­ed as it was grown. The core of the tem­po­rary instal­la­tion’s impres­sive…

MoMA PS1’s Living, Breathing Summer Installation Opens
Steven Thomson, architizer.com

Hy-Fi, the three-tiered tower that opens today at MoMA PS1 as the 15th edi­tion of the insti­tu­tion’s Young Archi­tects Pro­gram, wasn’t so much con­struct­ed as it was grown. The core of the tem­po­rary instal­la­tion’s impres­sive…

MoMA PS1’s Living, Breathing Summer Installation Opens
Steven Thomson, architizer.com
Hy-Fi, the three-tiered tower that opens today at MoMA PS1 as the 15th edi­tion of the insti­tu­tion’s Young Archi­tects Pro­gram, wasn’t so much con­struct­ed as it was grown. The core of the tem­po­rary instal­la­tion’s impres­sive…

MoMA PS1’s Living, Breathing Summer Installation Opens
Steven Thomson, architizer.com

Hy-Fi, the three-tiered tower that opens today at MoMA PS1 as the 15th edi­tion of the insti­tu­tion’s Young Archi­tects Pro­gram, wasn’t so much con­struct­ed as it was grown. The core of the tem­po­rary instal­la­tion’s impres­sive…

Claim Your Turf: Custom Jeep Hood Decals Show Where You’ve Been
By Andrew Wendler, caranddriver.com
Thanks to the prevalence of modern GPS systems, newer drivers will likely never experience the right of passage that is trying to decipher an unwieldy paper map under fading light while simultaneously nursing the last precious drops of gasoline, o…

Claim Your Turf: Custom Jeep Hood Decals Show Where You’ve Been
By Andrew Wendler, caranddriver.com

Thanks to the prevalence of modern GPS systems, newer drivers will likely never experience the right of passage that is trying to decipher an unwieldy paper map under fading light while simultaneously nursing the last precious drops of gasoline, o…

Artist Henrique Oliveira Uses Tapumes To Create Masterpieces
Kiri Bowman, all-that-is-interesting.com
Source: Art For Your WallpaperHenrique Oliveira’s artwork is unparalleled. Whether observing his colorful paintings or walking through a larger-than-life installation, viewers are enthralled by both the immensity and the unique appearance of his…

Artist Henrique Oliveira Uses Tapumes To Create Masterpieces
Kiri Bowman, all-that-is-interesting.com

Source: Art For Your WallpaperHenrique Oliveira’s artwork is unparalleled. Whether observing his colorful paintings or walking through a larger-than-life installation, viewers are enthralled by both the immensity and the unique appearance of his…

Aerial Photos of Coal Mining Pits Are Sublime and Terrifying
Michael Hession, gizmodo.com
For some, coal mining conjures images of quaint Appalachian towns. In parts of Germany, where some of the world’s largest open-pit coal mines exist, the resemblance is more of an apocalyptic wasteland.Read more…

Aerial Photos of Coal Mining Pits Are Sublime and Terrifying
Michael Hession, gizmodo.com

For some, coal mining conjures images of quaint Appalachian towns. In parts of Germany, where some of the world’s largest open-pit coal mines exist, the resemblance is more of an apocalyptic wasteland.Read more…

Easy Container Gardening: 7 Containers You Never Thought Of
· by Kathy Woodard · 4 Comments, thegardenglove.com
Con­tain­er gar­den­ing is grow­ing in pop­u­lar­i­ty, and not just for those with small gar­dens or liv­ing in apart­ments and con­dos. Cre­at­ing a cre­ative con­tain­er gar­den that has char­ac­ter …

Easy Container Gardening: 7 Containers You Never Thought Of
· by Kathy Woodard · 4 Comments, thegardenglove.com

Con­tain­er gar­den­ing is grow­ing in pop­u­lar­i­ty, and not just for those with small gar­dens or liv­ing in apart­ments and con­dos. Cre­at­ing a cre­ative con­tain­er gar­den that has char­ac­ter …

University of Stuttgart unveils carbon-fibre pavilion based on beetle shells
Amy Frearson, dezeen.com
A robotically woven carbon-fibre pavilion based on the lightweight shell encasing the wings and abdomen of a beetle is the second structure revealed this week from the team of architects and engineers at the University of Stuttgart (+ movie).Like …

University of Stuttgart unveils carbon-fibre pavilion based on beetle shells
Amy Frearson, dezeen.com

A robotically woven carbon-fibre pavilion based on the lightweight shell encasing the wings and abdomen of a beetle is the second structure revealed this week from the team of architects and engineers at the University of Stuttgart (+ movie).Like …

A Fashionably Faceted Jewel-Toned Sideboardinthralld.com
With jewel hues and the rich emer­ald color com­ing to be the emerg­ing trend for 2013, brands are all over it. Por­tugese design com­pa­ny, Boca do Lobo has shown off their lat­est in graph­ic fur­ni …

A Fashionably Faceted Jewel-Toned Sideboard
inthralld.com

With jewel hues and the rich emer­ald color com­ing to be the emerg­ing trend for 2013, brands are all over it. Por­tugese design com­pa­ny, Boca do Lobo has shown off their lat­est in graph­ic fur­ni …