Archive for the ‘Buildings & rooms.’ Category

Mina no ie.

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

In Melbourne, land of perfect cafes.

Sugarhouse Studios.

Sunday, January 25th, 2015


Signed off.

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

From a site dedicated to Romanian graphics, a collection of signage.

Tower power.

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Elegant, slender tower blocks and their patterns.


Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Tottenham Court Road tube station has a new entrance, by Daniel Buren.

Things we saw this weekend.

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Ice Hut.

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

The ice huts of Canada, a comprehensive photo series.

Vidrieria Cubana; 1971.

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

All images from here.



Thursday, January 1st, 2015

A few things we saw this week.


Snowy Morning.

Sunday, December 14th, 2014

Two snowy scenes painted in the 1920s by Settai Kamura.

Snow Blind.

Friday, December 12th, 2014

Snow scenes by Matthias Heiderich, minimal, quiet, serene.

Manhole Cover Museum.

Monday, December 8th, 2014

A niche, but nice, collection of graphic covers. You might also like these.

Takahashi Hiroko Studio

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Via thisispaper and by Schemata.

Parked life.

Thursday, December 4th, 2014

The mid century garage doors of Chicago. What else?!


Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

A revised collection of the modernist gingerbread houses currently on the world wide web. The Trellick Tower is amazing, we also love the use of Polo mints for the concrete trellis. Good work.

Pics via Inhabitat, Hometta, Boom & Boy, Vitra & Agnes Lloyd Platt.


Great gate.

Thursday, November 27th, 2014



Sunday, November 23rd, 2014

Since 1963, 3M (the Post Itâ„¢ people) have made their Christmas tree from office lights.


Tuesday, November 18th, 2014

The Archive for Rural Contemporary Architecture, an ongoing project.

Colour block.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

The colours revealed when Ghent’s ‘Rabot Towers’ were demolished. More here.

This way —>

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

For nearly 10,000 photos of arrow signs.

Dear Boris.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Please make this happen.

Stairs of the Week.

Monday, November 3rd, 2014


Donald Judd’s Studio.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

Not so minimal. Explore his library here.


Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

We’re big fans of Daniel Everetts sculpture, his photo series are also delightful. This one concentrates on areas of departure in airports, stations etc.

Industrial Britain.

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

A site documenting abandoned factories, mills, power stations, mines etc.