Modern Mementos Of Macabre Moments in History By Boym

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Boym Partners has a different idea of a souvenir than you may be used to. No romantic recollections reproduced in miniature, no glorification of heroes on porcelain plates, no picturesque renditions captured in snow globes. (more…)

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Modern In Mallorca: 3 Minimalist & Mediterranean Mansions On the Market

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Not that I’m thinking of moving to Mallorca (or Majorca), but let me tell you, if I did, I would have many gorgeous modern homes from which to choose (not afford, just choose). Who would have figured Mallorca, Spain to have so many modern homes on the market? The following three homes are all priced under 10 million dollars (barely) and presently listed for sale. (more…)

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New LEGO Architecture Series By Adam Reed Tucker

LEGO Architecture Series By Adam Reed Tucker

The LEGO© Group and Brickstructures™, Inc. have just unveiled a new product line called LEGO Architecture, an unprecedented collaboration between The LEGO Group and Architectural Artist Adam Reed Tucker of Brickstructures, Inc. (more…)

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The Silver Fish Floating Home With Interior by Confused Direction

The Silver Fish Floating Home

The Schwimmhausboot  (The Silver Fish Floating Home) is a “green” barge / houseboat named the Silberfisch in Oldenberg, Germany. (more…)

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Paul Davies’ Paintings Combine Modern Architecture, Pools and Palms

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Empty Pool, Modern Home and Palms by Paul Davies

I’ve recently come across an artist whose subjects align with more than one of my personal art fetishes. Combining modern architecture, trees and swimming pools – even empty swimming pools to boot (I have a thing for paintings of pools, both empty and full, see here), Paul Davies‘ work really speaks to me. I just love the juxtaposition of the strong long low horizontals of the modern architecture with the soaring verticals of the Palm and Aspen trees. (more…)

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