Category: Home, Interior Design & Architecture

The Frank Lloyd Wright Dog House

The story about a boy who asked a famous architect for a favor. He had a paper route, he said, and hoped that the architect might design for Eddie, his black Lab, a house “which would be easy to build and would go with our house.” His father had commissioned Wright to design a house…

Lego Balcony

I’ve seen Legos used as design elements and details, but I’ve never seen it look so classy! … [T]he renovation also brought him something straight out of a toy-store fantasy: a wall and staircase made completely of Legos. Working with Suzan Wines, co-founder of I-Beam Design, Marks dreamed up the concept based on both Archie’s…

Garden & House

Bringing the indoors outdoors, and the outdoors indoors; I think I found Jack’s new dream home! The Japanese architect Ryue Nishizawa designed this “Garden & House” in Tokyo on a very small lot of just 8 x 4 m. It doesn’t really have a facade or walls: vases, planters, concrete benches, plexiglass railings, full-height windows…

Garden Facade

2012 Architecten gives us a great example of how to creatively use an area, that others might see as worthless, and give the community a beautiful, lively space! The architects were asked to design a public artwork that would span the expanse of the building facade while repairs were made and a secondary building we…

ixxi

Oh, all the wonderful possibilities with ixxi tiled wall art! Pixelated or enlargement. Fine art or photography. Collage or patterned. I’d love to put together a collaged set, featuring our road trip… or my fav NY pictures… or maybe our prints… or Orignaux… I can’t choose! Via Design Milk

Film Biz Recycling

What a great idea! Fostering relationships with NYC decision-makers in film, tv, theater, commercial, and other media production occupations to ensure excess materials are donated to Film Biz Recycling who will re-purpose or place for an extended life. Via Swiss Miss

Etsy Prints & Paintings Storefront

Print, Paintings & One-of-a-Kinds to make your home, office or studio pretty! Come in and check out the shop!

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