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by Marshall Mayer last modified Aug 17, 2012 09:05 AM
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LiveModern subscribes to blogs about modern and sustainable design for housing products and services. We've aggregated the subscriptions into the Blogs section. If you publish or know of a blog that other LiveModern readers would like, please contact us and we'll subscribe to it here.



 

 


holiday house in the alps, afgh

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:03 AM
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Holiday House in Scheidegg, Switzerland. Size: 242 m². Built: 2002-2003. I blogged another project a while back by Andreas Fuhrimann and Gabrielle Hächler (click the button for English), a renovation of an old Alpine Hut. These folks are gooooood. The views from this house are incredible, and the architects’ site has larger versions of the photos [...]

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Modern DIY Projects

by creede from Grassroots Modern  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:05 AM
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I have been coming across a bunch of good DIY projects online lately, and I thought that I would share some of the recent ones I have found. The most impressive of them all is this Ikea hack by the folks at Moddi. It uses some off the shelf pieces as well as [...]

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project of the week

by paul from Austin ModHouse  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:35 AM
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it's good to be getting things done.mom is back to help.  here she is applying stain to a giant and heavy walnut plywood panel.in wall speakerspainted and aluminum trim applied.there are several reasons for this drop down box.#1 this brings the light fixture down to 30 inches above the dining...

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Is it Donald Judd, or is it Walmart? -------------- Take this test!

by Edward Lifson from The New Modernist - Edward Lifson.com  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:52 AM
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Take the test here. I would like to say I nailed this at 100%.But I [...]

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Tell your city leaders:

by Edward Lifson from The New Modernist - Edward Lifson.com  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:49 AM
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Men do not love Rome because she is beautiful,Rome is beautiful because men have loved her.---Leopold Kohr [...]

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Happy New Year and Best Wishes for 2008

by EP from Energy Priorities  (green blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:11 AM
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2008 promises to be an interesting and fruitful year. We can look forward to the effects of a new Energy Bill, presidential elections, and a growing trend toward sustainability in every aspect of business. All three hold tremendous potential to...

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heath ceramics

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 03:04 AM
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Heath Ceramics’ site has recently been updated. American Craft Magazine has a nice little slideshow by photographer Laurie Frankel showing us some of their best work from the last 50 years. Also: be sure to see the owners’ home at ATSF House Tour: Catherine and Robin’s Earthy Modern Aerie (Previously written)

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The difference between Calatrava's Chicago Spire and a hole in the ground

by Edward Lifson from The New Modernist - Edward Lifson.com  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:58 AM
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A photo taken not long ago of the construction site in Chicago by Lake Michigan and the river for Santiago Calatrava's spire. Work is progressing. And it looks like specific work for this specific project, not just caissons that could be used for [...]

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Cheers To Jill M who is probably writing a book about 2 chicks in Austin or some other odd research project...

by a.times.4 (Alana and Alex on Agatha in Agave) from atimes4  (build blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:37 AM
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Ah, how hi tech of me.<br /><br />I had someone email me that they enjoy my writing style and wish to subscribe to my blog and asked if I could please add an RSS feed.<br /><br />Flattered that I was (this isn't someone who I have [...]

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spirit of place: students go global

by Justin from materialicious  (design blog) — Jan 04, 2012 02:57 AM
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Eight-and-a-half days is barely enough time for most people to get over jet lag when traveling, but for a group of nine students from Catholic University in Washington, D.C., it’s a period of intense work in far-flung locations such as Nepal, Machu Pichu, or Ireland. Through a program called Spirit of Place/Spirit of Design, taught [...]

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