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by Marshall Mayer last modified Aug 17, 2012 09:05 AM
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Frozen Flora Shelters, Visiondivision, Warming Huts Competition, melting architecture, ice architecture, ice shelters Canada, Canada architecture, sustainable buildings, temporary shelters, reinforced ice buildings, biomimicry, biomimetic architecture

Colorful Ice Teepees Provide Temporary Frozen Flora Shelter for Canadian Hikers

by Lidija Grozdanic from Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building » Architecture  (design blog) — Feb 01, 2015 01:03 AM
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The architects wanted to create a design that would use a limited set of tools and rely mostly on the site's natural conditions. They chose reinforced ice, refined with organic materials gathered from six different time zones across Canada as the optimal material

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Le Tronc Creux Shelters, Bruit Du Frigo, Refuge Périurbain Bordeaux, suburban refuges, tiny homes, tiny shelters, tree-like homes, cylindrical tiny houses, Bordeaux architecture, French architects

Tiny Off-Grid Le Tronc Creux Shelters Blend into Bordeaux’s Forests Like Old Tree Trunks

by Lidija Grozdanic from Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building » Architecture  (design blog) — Feb 01, 2015 01:03 AM
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The shelters form part of a larger project that aims to promote a new form of tourism in southwestern France. It supports the development of suburban areas and urban peripheries as new playgrounds for adventure and exploration. The shape and overall appearance

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Current Obsessions: Happy Winter Blues

by Remodelista Team from Remodelista  (design blog) — Feb 01, 2015 01:03 AM
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Here's a look at a few things we loved this week. Above: The designers at Vipp (you know their  trash bins and and dustpans ) are venturing into the prefab home business . The creative communities of Charleston, SC; Denver; Nashville; Portland, OR; and Savannah, GA; in a monthly series of photo essays . "Try using neutral stone as a neutral pattern" and more tips for pairing floor and wall tiles .   Above: 10 artists, 10 workspaces . Photograph by Jordi Huismann.  $12 million will buy you Matthew Perry's oceanfront Malibu house.  Tips on entertaining for the Super Bowl .  Above: Elevated papier-mâché bowls by Danish designer Judy Adrichem .  The  books  to read in a lifetime.  Bedding for the cat lover . Above: Conference rooms have never been cooler.  Simpler and easier than a storage unit . On our wish list: A ball-shaped brass and maple  pen holder .  Instagram and Pinterest Picks of the Week Above: Our favorite Instagram discovery of 2015 (so far) is a Portuguese architect living in Macau ( @nunoassis ).  Above: Toronto graphic designer Melody Hansen's Objects pinboard is a minimalist's dream. Read more from this week in our House Envy issue and check out Gardenista's Garden Envy  issue.  More Stories from Remodelista The Master of Plaster: Stephen Antonson's Sculptural Lighting Required Reading: Faculty Department We Make Tables. That's What We Do.

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our rooms in Dwell?

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Feb 01, 2015 01:02 AM
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Probably not, but who knows? Dwell had a deal where you submitted photos of the interior of your Modern house, and they would consider publishing your photos in the March issue. Cool!They sent out some of the photos that had already been submitted, and [...]

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The Modern Mavens

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Feb 01, 2015 01:02 AM
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[Note that I've "elevated" this post to page status, which appears at the top of the blog {Look up! Look up!} under a tab. I will be hotlinking that page to the various posts]I'm starting a new series of brief this-is-what-you-need-to-know posts called [...]

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modern maven: Antonio Sant'Elia

by bubba of the bubbles (noreply@blogger.com) from austin cubed  (build blog) — Feb 01, 2015 01:02 AM
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Who: Antonio Sant-Elia What: Early Futurist architectWhen: b. 1888 d. 1916; active 1912-1916Where: ItalyWhy: Visionary drawings of the cities of the futureAntonio Sant-Elia was an Italian architect and early (and now the most remembered) [...]

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modernist architecture,modernist,design, knud holscher

The Modernist home of Knud Holscher

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Feb 01, 2015 01:06 AM
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The Modernist home of Knud Holscher was captured beautifully by NOWNESS. Generally speaking, when we look at great modernist architecture we mostly see images of the buildings and maybe we see people in the spaces. NOWNESS takes us one step further as we can experience the creator living in the space and seeing how he […] The post The Modernist home of Knud Holscher appeared first on .

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The "Finally Off the To-Do List" Bedroom Closet Makeover — Makeovers: Renovation Project

by Janel Laban from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jan 31, 2015 01:05 AM
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Project by: Erica of Dwell Beautiful Location: Seattle With the new year beginning and the days getting longer, I got inspired to tackle one of the bigger projects that's been on my to-do list for over a year: our master closet. READ MORE »

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Stylish Storage: 10 Bathroom Organizers You Won't Want to Hide Away

by Kim Lucian from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jan 31, 2015 01:05 AM
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Bathroom organizers tend to be a bit of an eyesore; plastic bins with suction cups, toilet etageres, and the like are standards that can be tough to pull off with any panache. Luckily we've rounded up some creative, classy examples of bathrooms that manage to be both organized and stylish. READ MORE »

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Before & After: Blank Slate to Modern, Gender-Neutral Nursery

by Carrie McBride from Apartment Therapy | Saving the world, one room at a time  (other blog) — Jan 31, 2015 01:05 AM
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Project by: Allison Harlow of Curio Design Studio Project type: e-design Location: Miami, Florida This space provided lots of challenges! It was long and narrow, did not have a natural focal point and the budget needed to remain around $1000. To make things more complicated the client wanted to keep the gender of their baby a surprise and create a nursery that was modern, gender neutral, mature and utilized mostly neutral colors. READ MORE »

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