Archive for the ‘Buildings & rooms.’ Category


Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

*The stuff that surrounds you. 4 nice art deco books, from France, here.

Unfinished Construction Sites.

Saturday, June 27th, 2015

A series of drawings by Andrew DeGraff. See more here.


Rémy Jacquier.

Saturday, June 27th, 2015

Rémy makes buildings which are instruments, as well as various other fantasy structures which we would be happy to reside in.

Cardboard America.

Saturday, June 27th, 2015

A huge collection of old postcards, arranged by state.


Build up.

Wednesday, June 24th, 2015

Via the Kid Book Museum, your one stop shop for old Russian childrens books.


4 Stars.

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Petrol stations shot beautifully by Ralf Peters.


Mall over.

Monday, June 15th, 2015

Abandoned malls in America, shot by Brian Ulrich.


Cine Africa.

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

A site documenting the architecture of Africa’s old cinemas, starting with Angola.

Restricted Areas.

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015

A series documenting the Soviet Union’s desire for technological advancement. Bleak.




Sunday, June 7th, 2015

Two great books of Art Deco store fronts, and interiors, from around the world. Book one, book two.

House of the Week.

Thursday, June 4th, 2015



Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Suburban roofs become a little more sculptural thanks to Ryan Boatright.

Park life.

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

Have car parks ever looked so attractive?

41 Abandoned swimming pools.

Thursday, June 4th, 2015

41 abandoned swimming pools. Dive in!

Dream Home.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Bermondsey Street.

Sunday, May 31st, 2015

By Duggan Morris.



Saturday, May 30th, 2015

The painted bus stops of Belarus. Fascinating!


Public Library.

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

Build your own mini library, a great project via Grace.


D.I.A out.

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

If you are in NYC any time soon then get on a train for 90 minutes to Beacon (from Grand Central) and check out D.I.A. An old biscuit factory and now the most amazing gallery.


All white.

Saturday, May 30th, 2015

Like an iceberg meeting a garden shed, the Szczecin Philharmonic Hall in Poland is all kinds of brilliant.

Things we saw in Prague.

Monday, May 18th, 2015

All here. YES, they are giant eraser benches.

Mini Paper Pavilion.

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015

A group who meet fortnightly and make pavilions from paper. Best thing ever.

Abandoned Love.

Monday, May 11th, 2015

Type, walls, nice doors, a hint of melancholy.



Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

A few things we saw over the weekend.


Estonian bus stops.

Friday, May 1st, 2015

In Estonia there are 1545 bus stops, all architecturally unique and spread over 13,000k. Here are some of our favourites with many more to be seen here & here. If you liked these then here are some old Soviet ones. And fruity ones too!