a slice of my mind pie from the left side of the tin- instagram: Akintous By making our necessities, such as chairs, utensils, lights, doors and their handles, not only functional, sustainable, long lasting and economical but also beautiful, individuals (and ultimately, people) will no longer feel so inclined to buy so many purely ornate and functionless objects that are a huge part of todays 'throw away' society. If our staples are in themselves artful.
Casa da Escrita / João Mendes Ribeiro
Completed in 2010 in Coimbra, Portugal. Images by do mal o menos . Recently awarded the Diogo Castilho 2011 Architectural Prize, the Casa da Escrita, former Casa do Arco and residence of the poet João Cochofel, is...
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berge guesthouse in Aschau
"Be happy! There is no television, no internet access, no telephone and no good mobile phone reception in Berge!" I think this could have been a perfect place to spend the Holiday time for me ;-) with a big plus of discovering a great design all around! I came across this place studying the Moormann Style a bit. Furniture producer Nils Holger Moormann bought a plot of land near his headquarters to build a new warehouse…it finished totally different than it was planed! It is a guest house…
Becoming Home: A Photo tour | 1
I placed the just-now-wakening branches into the crystal-clear well water there in the giant footed vase . They were the last thing, those wild branches I’d gone barreling down the gravel road and into the canyon for, dust spinning a...
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