Distortion
Post 265
Tags: Trompe l'oeil, Perrotin, Mural, Gehry, Avenue George V, Building
Number 39 Avenue George V, Paris
Frank Gehry, The cleveland clinic lou ruvo center for brain health, 2010
Number 39 Avenue George V, Paris | Frank Gehry, The cleveland clinic lou ruvo center for brain health, 2010
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Echoes: It's cloudy in there
Post 264
Tags: E.U.R., Switzerland, Expo, Chipperfield, Scofidio, Fuskas, Building, Steam, Cloud
David Chipperfield, Centre for performing arts, 1994
Diller Scofidio, Building, 2002
Massimiliano Fuskas, Congress Center in Rome, in progress
David Chipperfield, Centre for performing arts, 1994 | Diller Scofidio, Building, 2002 | Massimiliano Fuskas, Congress Center in Rome, in progress
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Wonder wall
Post 244
Tags: Vodafone, Wanderwall, Barbosa, Guimarães
Barbosa & Guimarães, Vodaphone Headquarters, 2009
Wonderwall Inc, Web site, Japan
Barbosa & Guimarães, Vodaphone Headquarters, 2009 | Wonderwall Inc, Web site, Japan
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Armadillo style
Post 235
Tags: Chalayan, Backpack, Clyde, Foster, Auditorium
Foster and Partners, Clyde Auditorium, 1997
Fair Trade, Pangolin backpack, 2008
Hussein Chalayan, 2009
Foster and Partners, Clyde Auditorium, 1997 | Fair Trade, Pangolin backpack, 2008 | Hussein Chalayan, 2009
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Jenga
Post 230
Tags: Jenga, Scott, Georgia, Nucleo, Primitive, Building
Leslie Scott, Jenga, 70'
Transport Ministry, Georgia, 70'
Nucleo, Primitive Abitative, 2010
Leslie Scott, Jenga, 70' | Transport Ministry, Georgia, 70' | Nucleo, Primitive Abitative, 2010
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Glory Holes 2
Post 225
Tags: Niemeyer, Fischer, Glory, Hole, Lick, Noisette, Brasil, Ibirapuera
Oscar Niemeyer, Ibirapuera Auditorium Sculpture, 2005
Real Glory Hole
Oscar Niemeyer, Ibirapuera Auditorium Sculpture, 2005 | Urs Fischer, Noisette, 2009 | Real Glory Hole
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It's time to seed
Post 198
Tags: Guixe, Heatherwick, Norway, Seed, Alessi, Shanghai, Expo
Svalbard Global Seed Vault, Norway, 2008
Heatherwick Studio, UK British Pavilion, Shanghai, 2010
Martì Guixe, Seed safe, 2010
Svalbard Global Seed Vault, Norway, 2008 | Heatherwick Studio, UK British Pavilion, Shanghai, 2010 | Martì Guixe, Seed safe, 2010
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If you want one year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want ten years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want hundred years of prosperity, grow people.

Ancient chineese proverb

 
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Flying superstructure
Post 195
Tags: Up, Gustafson, Jesus, Balloon, Veneziano, Docter, Porter, pixar
Giuseppe Veneziano, Il Cristo dei palloncini, 2007
Gustafson Porter, Towards paradise, 2008
Up, Pete Docter, 2009
Giuseppe Veneziano, Il Cristo dei palloncini, 2007 | Gustafson Porter, Towards paradise, 2008 | Up, Pete Docter, 2009
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Splitting
Post 188
Tags: Matta-clark, Pawson, House, Splitting
Gordon Matta-Clark, Splitting, 1974
John Pawson, House of stone, 2010
Gordon Matta-Clark, Splitting, 1974 | John Pawson, House of stone, 2010
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Are we all Euclide's sons?
Post 176
Tags: Katsura, Mondrian, Shapes, Square, Japan
Villa imperiale di Katsura, from 1617
Piet Mondrian, Composition with red, yellow blue and black, 1921
Villa imperiale di Katsura, from 1617 | Piet Mondrian, Composition with red, yellow blue and black, 1921
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