Architecture buffs rejoice. Frank Lloyd Wright drawings are now available at 1000museums.com which showcases prints from museums across the globe. Here are some samples… Frank Lloyd Wright, Edgar J. Kaufmann House, “Fallingwater”
Belgian photographer Filip Dujardin has an eye for interesting architectural structures. Having studied art history and architecture at the University of Ghent, it is no surprise. Here are some samples of his work:
If you are a designer (especially a graphic designer) you know about the film ‘Helvetica‘. If you have never heard of it, we suggest you put this baby in your Netflix queue immediately. A feature length documentary about the most well-known typeface in modern day history Helvetica and about graphic design in general, was directed by [...]
Studio Gang Architects designed this gorgeous 82-story Aqua Tower, a rippling concrete-and-glass high-rise in Chicago, Illinois. At first glance the tower may appear to simply be a marriage of two schools of design that have ridden architecture’s media wave over the past decade parametric design and Retro Modernism to form Expressionist Modern. Aqua Tower comprises over [...]
If you never had the opportunity to visit The Sistine Chapel here is your chance. This amazing 360 degree enabled view of Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel in the Vatican, Rome, Italy, took 3 years to create. You can rotate around the room with your mouse & enlarge any part you wish. It is like you are [...]
For around $5 a night, visitors to Shanghai can sleep in a capsule that is less than eight feet long and four feet high. Not for the claustrophobic. Would you sleep in one of these?
The 1950′s. The dust finally settled from World War II, however there were clashes between communism and capitalism that dominated this new decade. The Soviet Union launched Sputnik 1. It was the decade of music by Chuck Berry, Fats Domino, Little Richard, Bobby Darin, Connie Frances, Johnny Mathis and of course, Elvis Presley. Jazz singers and legends Nina Simone, Billy Holiday, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Thelonious [...]