Swimming Pools To Di(v)e For. Amazing Pool and Landscape Designs by OFTB.

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Beautiful pool and landscape designs by OFTB (Out From The Blue), one of Australia’s foremost landscape architecture and pool construction companies,  seamlessly integrate contemporary landscape design with quality concrete pool construction. The results are residential backyards the likes of which you’d never want to leave. (more…)

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Jolly Green Giants: Metropolitan Reforestation Project In Milan Begins Construction.

The Bosco Verticale

After its initial design in 2007 by Italian Steffano Boeri’s architecture firm Boeri Studio, Treehugger, Inhabit and Gizmag recently reported that construction of the Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest) in Milan has finally begun. That intrigued me to do a little more research and bring you images of the original renderings , models and diagrams as well as some new construction photos. (more…)

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The Demise Of Detroit In Photographs and Art

The Demise Of Detroit in Photographs and Art
above: One of James D. Griffieon’s “Feral Houses”

Anyone who has visited Detroit, Michigan in the past quarter century can’t help but be saddened by its increasingly dilapidated state. That same bleak, rundown quality of a once thriving city of industry, however, serves as inspiration for various painters, writers and photographers. (more…)

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The 30 Photographers To Watch In 2010


above photo by Eman Mohammed

Photo District News has just published their picks for 2010 Choice of New and Emerging Photographers to Watch and there’s certainly a lot of wonderful talent out there. Take a look. (more…)

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Dizzying Design: Deform House & Deformscape Backyard From Faulders Studio

Deform house & Deformscape Backyard

Five years ago, architect Thomas Faulder was hired by Jeff Dauber to transform his Potrero Hills home into a living residence/art gallery space. The result was Faulder Studio’s “Deform House”. (more…)

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