The Architect Collection by Plasticgod.

Architect Collection by Plasticgod

Doug Murphy, aka Plasticgod, has been creating stylized illustrated versions of famous personalities from the world of fashion, art and music for over a decade. His architect collection features his flat minimalistic renderings of legendary architects from all over the world as stretched box canvases. (more…)

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India’s House With Balls. A Modern Residence and Fish Farm.

India's House With Balls

I realize the title of this blog post reads like some sort of odd sexual euphemism, but the truth is it’s a about an unusual modern home in rural Ahmedabad, India which is used as both a weekend residence and a place for the owner to raise fish. And yes, the balls, which are concrete weighted baubles, are an integral functional piece of the architecture and serve as the pulley system for the concrete shutters. Hence the name of the project by the Gujarat, India based architecture firm Matharoo Associates, “House With Balls.” (more…)

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Getting A Handle On Design With Valli & Valli and FSB. Door Handles By Famous Architects and Designers.

Door Handles By Famous Architects and Designers

Changing something as simple as a doorknob or lever can really add some style to your home. Valli & Valli and FSB have an incredible selection of functional hardware by several of the best-known names in design and architecture. (more…)

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