Sunday, October 31, 2010

More images of Tofino House

Amazing pics from the client's Uncle John:

Saturday, October 23, 2010

Tatlin's tower

Of course it was never built. This is a fake vintage pic, but it creates the kind of aura the structure might have had.

(Thanks Deb)

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

Mmm the new Mac Air

It will be mine.

Sunday, October 17, 2010

The $1billion house

World's most expensive house built for the richest man in India, Mukesh Ambani, (whilst poverty reigns at his door).

Thursday, October 14, 2010

100 million ceramic sunflower seeds

At the Tate. Each hand painted (in China) as an art piece by Ai Weiwei. 5 million may have done it? Saved several villages a lot of hard work.

The Unilever Series: Sunflower Seeds 2010.Photocredit: Tate Photography © Ai Weiwei

Saturday, October 09, 2010

Green Man Group

Biofuel solution:

One bag of grass.
Note the pretenders in the cab, probably playing Patsy Kline

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Chris the blind architect

“The interesting riddle for me, then, is: if you take sight out of the equation, what makes for good architecture?” Chris Downey, who finds blindness simply a new credential in the making of architecture.

The drawings remind me of Jacques Rousseau's drawings from his Rome Studio, drawn with a stylus, dented into watercolour paper and only visible in side light. Beautiful.

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Sanaa's lovely Rabbit Chair

Sunday, October 03, 2010

Where cheese comes from

Cheddar, anyway. And Montgomery's cheddar actually comes from North Cadbury, down the road. Seriously good 12 year old unpasteurized cheese, apparently.

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Venice Biennale Dutch exhibit

Showing the amount of vacant Government real estate

Friday, October 01, 2010

Lest we forget

about Europe.