Archive for the ‘Buildings & rooms.’ Category

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!

Control freak.

Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

A Flickr group dedicated to control rooms in industrial facilities. What more could you ask for?

Konecna stanice.

Sunday, April 19th, 2015

A blog dedicated to the tiles and signage of Prague’s subway system.

Glow with it.

Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Reflective tape wrapped around architectural details. A series by James Nizam.


Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Ceramics inspired by Constructivism, totems & silos.



Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

A blog dedicated to the typography and tiles of the Berlin U-Bahn system.


Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

All the best playgrounds are here.


Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

Models of ‘Observatoires’ made by Noemie. We think she should become an architect.

Modern Ruins.

Monday, April 6th, 2015

We love this ongoing collection of decrepit modern buildings. Such beauty, and waste.

Atelier Brancusi.

Monday, April 6th, 2015


Easter Egg Museum. Kolomyia, Ukraine.

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

Freddy Mamani Silvestre.

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

The Bolivian architect Freddy Mamani Silvestre has built around 60 properties in the city of El Alto. Much derided, they are given the  nickname cohetillos, or spaceships. Pics via here and here and here

West Side.

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Buildings from the West of the US, by Ed Freeman.

Abandoned Russia.

Sunday, March 29th, 2015


A site dedicated to abandoned Russia.


Deimal Wittmar.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Architectural details a plenty in the photos of Deimal + Wittmar.


Bodys Isek Kingelez.

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Architectural fantasies by Congolese artist Bodys Isek Kingelez. More pics here.

Doors in Berlin.

Monday, March 23rd, 2015

Soviet Innerness.

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

A site exploring the decrepit interiors of Soviet buildings.

Black beauty.

Sunday, March 15th, 2015

Coaling towers are surprisingly attractive, if you like concrete and hard angles. Which we do.


Friday, March 13th, 2015

A couple of great books showcasing staircase and gate designs. Niche, but nice.

Hors saison.

Thursday, March 12th, 2015

A French seaside town out of season. Pale beauty.