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  • Archmospheres: inside the architects' office

  • Archnomspheres is the result of four photographers answering a question: What is the atmosphere of architecture in a photograph? Apparently what connects a person to the photograph he or she is looking at. Away from the cliches where the ever present blue & white images have replaced their black & white pre[...]
  • Made Labs in Syracuse, Sicily

  • Under the theme “Authenti-City (or the Unesco paradox)” the 2017 Made Labs in Syracuse work at the intersection of design, art, craft, and local cultural traditions. The eight days of workshops and lectures are conceived as a platform for discussion on the future of cultural heritage from both an architecture and d[...]
  • Atlas for the End of the World

  • Or Atlas for the Beginning of the Anthropocene. Feel confused about the health status of Earth? For a clearer idea of what’s really going on, what contrasting measures have been taken so far, and what is to be improved in the next few years, have a look at this large selection of academic texts, maps, diagrams a[...]
  • Skyline Chess, New York edition

  • Skyline Chess is a London based company founded by two local designers, Ian Flood and Chris Prosser. Taking iconic architecture from some major cities they reimagined it as pieces on a chessboard. It all started with London’s iconic buildings, and today a kickstarter campaign is fundraising the New York edition. Ia[...]
  • Listen to ancient music in dramatic settings

  • If you happen to be in Rome and surroundings this summer, don’t miss the unique opportunity to dive into spectacular architectures, listening to live ancient music. As part of the Art City 2017 program, “In Musica” – curated by Cristina Farnetti – opens some of the most beautiful museums and archeological sites to [...]
  • A new library for Baghdad

  • A library for Baghdad is the second chapter of the project 168:01 launched on Kickstarter to remodel the library at the College of Fine Arts at the University of Baghdad. Since 2016, Wafaa Bilal has been working on 168:01 – a project supported by the global community to help the College of Fine Arts at the Univers[...]
  • Constructivist playground

  • The Constructivist playground by Zupagrafika pays homaege to one of the best known Russian avant-garde movements. It allows to shape an avant-garde community with geometrical forms inspired by some of the seminal examples of Russian constructivist architecture erected between the early 1920s and mid 1930s, like the[...]
  • Palladian Facade Generator

  • For Palladio enthusiasts, the Palladian Facade Generator is a fun gadget to add to the collection. Paul McCann (Dampfkraft) designed a virtual tool that automatically generates Palladian images that combine some common elements in his architectures: columns, porticos, timbers and stairs. The source is written in Li[...]
  • Architects' gravesites, the official guide

  • Architects' Gravesites: A Serendipitous Guide is an architectural guide by Henry H. Kuehn, edited by the MIT Press, that leads the reader to the “final space” that architects will occupy themselves. In facts, all working architects leave behind a string of monuments to themselves in the form of buildings they have [...]
  • This app makes you see through walls

  • If you need to know where exactly water and gas pipes are located, Walabot is an app that allows you to see through walls. Designed for DIY enthusiasts or professional makers and builders, it is a 3D imaging sensor that lets you uncover things hidden in the world around you, turning your pc and smartphones ino a 3D[...]
  • Oil paintings and contemporary interiors

  • The contemporary interiors in Jeremy Miranda's oil paintings combine elements of landscape and seascape with architectural elements. The English painter lives and works in Dover, a coastal town in England’s southeastern county of Kent. His work is an attempt to generate a fragmented narrative experience much like a m[...]
  • Wear your architectural ring

  • What happens when an architect starts making jewelry? Find out with the architectural ring collection by Brooklyn-based architect and designer Artur Dabrowski. His series starts with three important elements for the discipline: stairs, bricks and arches. Dabrowski recreates tiny scenarios in rings made from high re[...]