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Architects, they love block plays !

Architects, they love block plays !

Just like kids, architects still love playing with blocks and cubes. Here are some awesome cube shaped houses all over the world. Share This:
Unexpected proposal !

Unexpected proposal !

Preparing his marriage proposal, Matthew Hartman had almost planned everything : the romantic seaside, the song, the guitar, the ring… Except this ! By the way, what did his girlfriend Elisabeth finally say ? … YES !! Photographer Jon Hwang was hired to document the moment and was able to capture the crashing waves as...
Hard Working Women in World War II

Hard Working Women in World War II

Those amazing pictures of women at work  were captured by photographer Alfred T. Palmer on color reversal film, taken for the Office of War Information; an agency created to release war news, promote patriotism, and recruit women to work. It’s amazing to notice how elegant looked all those hard working women.        ...
Poetic Bridges

Poetic Bridges

Usually bridges have a specific function : helping people to pass from one bank  to another… They are designed by very serious people,  engineers who have studied those superstructures in order they will resist for years, even with the worst weather conditions or unforeseen safety problem… In this selection bridges are quiet different… « Pont de...
10 most Inspiring Libraries

10 most Inspiring Libraries

All around the world, architects have imagined the most amazing projects for students, books lovers or simple readers. Let’s make a tour among these truly inspiring libraries.   2/ IN CHINA 3/ IN THE NETHERLANDS 4/ IN GERMANY 5/IN NORWAY 6/IN BREZIL   7/ IN FRANCE  8/ IN JAPAN 9/ IN SWEDEN   10/IN KAZAKHSTAN...
Amazing Crowds

Amazing Crowds

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Let's the garden come inside

Let’s the garden come inside

  It could be very easy to go overboard on forest/nature inspired creations. Since years nature had already inspired painters, designers and creators in different ways. Still, when I see these beautiful furnishings, I think that we could definitively let trees, flowers and plants of all kinds totally overrun our houses ! PicNYC table by...
Photographers who tell people stories (2)

Photographers who tell people stories (2)

2005-Brighton beach : the place where the story began for photographer Tom Robinson  and his new girlfriend Verity. « Suddenly I thought the view of our feet pointing out to sea would make a nice photo, he explains in his blog. Ever since then, we’ve continued to document our travels in this way, resulting in a...
How Does it Feel Inside the Wave ?

How Does it Feel Inside the Wave ?

These incredible snaps were taken by photographers Nick Selway, 28, and friend CJ Kale, 35. CJ, from Hawaii. Specialized in risky pictures they  positioned themselves directly under the waves as they crashed above their heads. They explained how taking their time was the secret to their success. « We spend most of our time in the...
Where will You be this Summer ?

Where will You be this Summer ?

Jiuzhaigou-China Lucca, tuscany, Italy Plitvice Croatia Ubud, Bali Viceroy Hotel Bali Riomaggiore, Italy Navagio Beach, Zakynthos island, Greece Katikies Hotel Santorini Greece Soneva Gili Maldives Hotel Casa de la Flora, Thailand… Share This:
A World with no Gravity

A World with no Gravity

Is it because world crisis seem so heavy to carry that we are searching lightness in our everyday lifes ? Let’s get a little higher and breath some fresh air… Chinese artist Li Wei, one of the first who played with levitation, uses a combination of mirror, metal wires, scaffolding and acrobatics to create his...
Glass Houses

Glass Houses

Would you dare to live in one of those transparent houses ? Situated on a hill overlooking Atami, Japan southwest of Tokyo, Water Glass House By Kengo Kuma. Philip Johnson Glass House : the first one : designed 1945-48 Glass house by Carlo Santambrogio and Ennio Arosio. Created as a concept to showcase Italian company...