The Futuro house by Matti Suuronen … restored by Craig Barnes, on show in Le Havre. Photograph: James Hemery Like jetpacks, flying cars and robot butlers, the Futuro was supposed to revolutionise the way we lived. Unlike those other staples of an imagined future, however, this architectural oddity actually existed. A colourful pod in the […]
Maxim Shkret is an artist and designer from Krasnodar, Russia. In a series entitled Predators on Behance, Shkret created an awesome series of animal portraits using 3DS Max, V-Ray, ZBrush and Adobe CS5. In the project description he describes his style as a, “3D interpretation of vector graphics”. For those interested in prints, Maxim has […]
In a darkly humorous homage to classic cinema, Joseph Reginella, a toy and set-prop sculptor based in New York, has created an awesome crib that makes it look like the baby sleeping in it is about to be devoured by the monstrous shark from Jaws. The sculpture is a reenactment of the scene where the […]
Papercraft animals resembling low polygon vector illustrations. Estudio Guardabosques are Carolina Silvero and Juan Elizalde, a couple from Buenos Aires, Argentina who likes to draw and make things with paper, specially if it involves nature. See more Images via Faith is Torment | Art and Design Blog: Paper Mammals by Estudio Guardabosques.
For the last 8 years the Pathe Foundation in Paris has worked with Pritzker-winning architect Renzo Piano to design and construct their new headquarters. Slated for a grand opening, photos have emerged that reveal, in the architect’s own words, “an unexpected presence”: a curved bulbous structure that looks like it’s been squeezed into an opening […]
Considered one of the world’s most beautiful buildings, the Mexico City Palace of Fine Arts – or Palacio de Bellas Artes – is a harmonious synthesis of Art Nouveau, Art Deco, and Baroque styles, a style sometimes called “Porfiriano,” after architecture-obsessed Mexican President Porfirio Díaz, who commissioned the project. The exterior, surrounded with gardens, rises […]
No more novelty buildings’, the Chinese president has declared. Photograph: Wenn/Alamy by Oliver Wainwright He’s fed up of phallic towers, had enough of space-age blobs and is really rather cross about architects scattering novelty shapes across his great cities with reckless abandon. China’s president, has called for an end to the light-headed lunacy of weird […]
Digital design became a lot more interesting since I have found the work of Alexander Fedosov. His unique style and the attention to details grabbed my attention in the split of a second. For more details about the artist and updated illustrations, feel free to visit him on his Behance Profile or maybe on Deviant […]