New Kyoto house.
Japanese architects kentaro takeguchi and asako yamamoto of alphaville have recently completed ‘new kyoto house’ in japan. This is a residential house located on a narrow site in the centre of kyoto, the old capital of japan. the area is lined with traditional wooden townhouses named ‘machiya’. While inheriting the advantages of townhouses, the architects intended...
Jens Risom Furniture
Hashima Island / Gunkanjima (Battleship Island)
These lovely lightweight cups were designed and handcrafted by Hidetoshi Takahashi in his family run workshop in Hokkaido. The cups are made from Castor Aralia wood and have a food-safe polyurethane coating inside. The 45° Butter Case was designed with a knife that allows you to easily scrape the butter that has gathered in the corners of the case. The clever design by well known...
Henri Cartier-Bresson 1908 - 2004
Nick Van Woert
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Hans J Wegner 1914 - 2007
CH 07 - Chair Y - Chair CH 25 - Chair Lounge Chair Folding chair Elbow chair
Finn Juhl 1912 - 1989
The Baker The Pelican 137 sofa Poeten
The Concorde 1969 - 2003
“Gee, that looks good in the viewer of the camera.”
According to Skyscraperpage.com, “The observation tower at the top of the Empire State Building was originally intended to be a dock for mooring airships. However, after several futile attempts at mooring a zeppelin in the strong winds present at 1250 feet, the idea was scrapped.”
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