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Design Is In The Details: My Photorealistic Drawings Of Famous European Buildings

Design Is In The Details: My Photorealistic Drawings Of Famous European Buildings

I am trying to keep the art of architectural drawing alive as computers are taking over our architectural offices! Very beautiful architectural images can be made on the computer but they are a completely different art form to the traditional intricate...

I am trying to keep the art of architectural drawing alive as computers are taking over our architectural offices! Very beautiful architectural images can be made on the computer but they...

16+ Pics Of Fairy Tale Architecture From Norway

16+ Pics Of Fairy Tale Architecture From Norway

Think Norway, and the first thing that comes to mind are fjords, blonde people and Vikings - not fairy tale architecture. Inside, however, you’ll find photographs of architecture in the Norwegian countryside that looks like it’s been taken straight from a...

Think Norway, and the first thing that comes to mind are fjords, blonde people and Vikings - not fairy tale architecture. Inside, however, you’ll find photographs of architecture in the Norwegian...

This Guy Spent 4 Years Growing A Church From Trees

This Guy Spent 4 Years Growing A Church From Trees

The enchantingly beautiful live-tree church in New Zealander Brian Cox's backyard is already impressive enough, but it's even more amazing when you learn that it took him only 4 years to create!

The enchantingly beautiful live-tree church in New Zealander Brian Cox's backyard is already impressive enough, but it's even more amazing when you learn that it took him only 4 years to...

Markthal: Enormous Food Market In Rotterdam

Markthal: Enormous Food Market In Rotterdam

I love the Market Hall (or in Dutch “Markthal”) in Rotterdam! This enormous building, opened in 2014 by Queen Maxima, is home to many little food shops, varying from doughnuts to tapas, and from Chinese food to Surinamese food (Surinamese sandwiches...

I love the Market Hall (or in Dutch “Markthal”) in Rotterdam! This enormous building, opened in 2014 by Queen Maxima, is home to many little food shops, varying from doughnuts to...

This House Hidden In A Cliff Has Amazingly Terrifying Views Of The Sea

This House Hidden In A Cliff Has Amazingly Terrifying Views Of The Sea

Two Greek architects have created a striking house design called 'Casa Brutale' that perfectly complements the powerful concrete style known as brutalism – they've embedded their luxury brutalist home into a cliff, creating a severe yet inviting structure with an at...

Two Greek architects have created a striking house design called 'Casa Brutale' that perfectly complements the powerful concrete style known as brutalism – they've embedded their luxury brutalist home into a...

Colourful Urban Journey Through The Eyes Of A Minimalist

Colourful Urban Journey Through The Eyes Of A Minimalist

I am an artist, designer & iphonegrapher based in Amman, Jordan. I find inspiration in random motives, personal interests, colors, textures and my daily life features. I am obsessed with minimal photography, I enjoy taking photos and creating art that is...

I am an artist, designer & iphonegrapher based in Amman, Jordan. I find inspiration in random motives, personal interests, colors, textures and my daily life features. I am obsessed with minimal...

Minimal, Symmetric, Colorful: My Photos Of Architectural Structures

Minimal, Symmetric, Colorful: My Photos Of Architectural Structures

I am Ramin Nasibov, a multidimensional graphic designer specializing in Branding, Packaging Design and related Visual Communication. Apart from my principal activity, I am also enthusiastic about photography and architecture.

I am Ramin Nasibov, a multidimensional graphic designer specializing in Branding, Packaging Design and related Visual Communication. Apart from my principal activity, I am also enthusiastic about photography and architecture.

New Preschool In Japan Collects Rainwater Into Puddles For Kids To Play In

New Preschool In Japan Collects Rainwater Into Puddles For Kids To Play In

The Dai-Ichi Yochien preschool building in Kumamoto City in southern Japan has a special innovation that lets 'kids be kids' – a courtyard that collects rainwater into one giant, clean puddle that kids can stomp and splash through.

The Dai-Ichi Yochien preschool building in Kumamoto City in southern Japan has a special innovation that lets 'kids be kids' – a courtyard that collects rainwater into one giant, clean puddle...

The Magic Of Colors: My Photos Of Nasir-ol-molk Mosque

The Magic Of Colors: My Photos Of Nasir-ol-molk Mosque

The use of stained glass is common in the interior design of Iranian architecture and also in Churches and Synagogues. But it may seem amazing to you to see it in Mosques. Nasir-ol-Molk Mosque is one of the few mosques in...

The use of stained glass is common in the interior design of Iranian architecture and also in Churches and Synagogues. But it may seem amazing to you to see it in...

Buddhas Destroyed by Taliban Resurrected As Holograms

Buddhas Destroyed by Taliban Resurrected As Holograms

The Bamiyan Buddhas, once the tallest in the world, were destroyed by the Taliban in 2001. Now they are back, in laser hologram form, and we can again appreciate these massive sculptures. Using 3-D projection technology similar to what brought moonwalking Michael Jackson “back...

The Bamiyan Buddhas, once the tallest in the world, were destroyed by the Taliban in 2001. Now they are back, in laser hologram form, and we can again appreciate these massive sculptures. Using...

Hawaii Will Turn Old City Buses Into Mobile Homeless Shelters With Showers

Hawaii Will Turn Old City Buses Into Mobile Homeless Shelters With Showers

Old city buses in Hawaii are going to be converted into homeless shelters if architecture firm Group 70 International is successful. The vehicles are to operate in fleets, with different units dedicated to different purposes, from living spaces to recreation rooms.

Old city buses in Hawaii are going to be converted into homeless shelters if architecture firm Group 70 International is successful. The vehicles are to operate in fleets, with different units...

Abandoned Chinese Fishing Village Being Swallowed By Nature

Abandoned Chinese Fishing Village Being Swallowed By Nature

Shengsi, an archipelago of almost 400 islands at the mouth of China's Yangtze river, holds a secret shrouded in time – an abandoned fishing village being reclaimed by nature. These photos by Tang Yuhong, a creative photographer based in Nanning, take...

Shengsi, an archipelago of almost 400 islands at the mouth of China's Yangtze river, holds a secret shrouded in time – an abandoned fishing village being reclaimed by nature. These photos...

Woman Quits Job to Build Sustainable Bamboo Homes In Bali

Woman Quits Job to Build Sustainable Bamboo Homes In Bali

Elora Hardy left a successful career in the NY fashion scene to build bamboo houses in Indonesia. The Bali resident and her team have spent the last 5 years revolutionizing bamboo construction in the belief that it is an underused but...

Elora Hardy left a successful career in the NY fashion scene to build bamboo houses in Indonesia. The Bali resident and her team have spent the last 5 years revolutionizing bamboo...

40 Bloody Good Reasons You Need To Build An Earthship

40 Bloody Good Reasons You Need To Build An Earthship

An Earthship is an off the grid building designed for autonomous and self-sustained living. It's a unique design that combines smart construction, renewable energy sources and eco-friendly methods to produce a zero impact living space which offers the features and comfort...

An Earthship is an off the grid building designed for autonomous and self-sustained living. It's a unique design that combines smart construction, renewable energy sources and eco-friendly methods to produce a...

Best Friends Build Their Own Tiny Town To Grow Old Together

Best Friends Build Their Own Tiny Town To Grow Old Together

Four couples that have been best friends for 20 years wanted a better way to live closer to each other and closer to the environment, so they pooled their money and decided to make a tiny town just for themselves! Their...

Four couples that have been best friends for 20 years wanted a better way to live closer to each other and closer to the environment, so they pooled their money and...

20+ Tiny Homes That Make The Most Of A Little Space

20+ Tiny Homes That Make The Most Of A Little Space

Small and efficient homes, whether in the city, out in the country or even on the road, are becoming more and more popular. Interior design innovations are helping more and more people realize that, sometimes, less can be more!

Small and efficient homes, whether in the city, out in the country or even on the road, are becoming more and more popular. Interior design innovations are helping more and more...

Giant Iron Tree Built In Russia’s Ministry Of Agriculture To Cast Shadow Over Archway

Giant Iron Tree Built In Russia’s Ministry Of Agriculture To Cast Shadow Over Archway

The Ministry of Agriculture's building in Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan in the Russian federation, is a magnificent work of eclectic architecture with a beautiful, massive wrought-iron tree that inspires pastoral agricultural images - and its construction was completed just a...

The Ministry of Agriculture's building in Kazan, the capital of Tatarstan in the Russian federation, is a magnificent work of eclectic architecture with a beautiful, massive wrought-iron tree that inspires pastoral...

A Treehouse Village In The Heart Of Ardèche

A Treehouse Village In The Heart Of Ardèche

The hustle and bustle of city life never forgets to conceal the natural rhythm of time that only wild places preserve. The treehouse village of St Julien de Labrousse a couple of hours away from Lyon, in the heart of Ardèche,...

The hustle and bustle of city life never forgets to conceal the natural rhythm of time that only wild places preserve. The treehouse village of St Julien de Labrousse a couple...