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Haha! Made me laugh. Wordboner.com

Written by Design With Thought

March 17, 2010 at 6:36 pm

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seed pavilion

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The UK Shanghai World Expo pavilion is simply stunning in its simplicity and complications. All mixed together in a architectural orgasm. I cannot wait for the world expo to start! More images at The Big Picture

Written by bjornyeo

March 17, 2010 at 4:05 pm

Posted in architecture

washing-up bowl

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A brilliant bucket for any of your everyday needs, be it using it as a ice-bucket for champagne in  the garden, bucket for soaking dirty clothes or even bathing your beloved pet puppy! The possibilities are endless… Buy them here at Normann Copenhagen

Written by bjornyeo

March 17, 2010 at 3:49 pm

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alex meade: acrylic on flesh

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Oh my gosh. This is stunning. Living acrylic paintings by Alexa Meade.

Alexa Meade’s innovative use of paint on the three dimensional surfaces of found objects, live models, and architectural spaces has been incorporated into a series of installations that create a perceptual shift in how we experience and interpret spatial relationships.

Via today and tomorrow.

Written by Design With Thought

March 17, 2010 at 2:14 pm

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portraits from above

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“Self-built, informal settlements on the roofs of high-rise buildings are an integral part of Hong Kong’s urban landscape. The rise of rooftop communities is closely linked to the migration history from Chinese Mainland to Hong Kong. With each of China’s tumultuous political movements in the 20th century, like the Great Leap Forward and the Cultural Revolution, there was a corresponding wave of Mainland Chinese migrating to Hong Kong.”

Published by Peperoni Books.

Written by bjornyeo

March 17, 2010 at 11:13 am

Posted in required reading

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