Archive for the ‘Architecture’ Category

Escher in Lego

July 4, 2010

His famous work Relativity.

[From Epic Win FTW]


Monster chess

June 13, 2010

A giant robotic chess set.  Made out of Legos.

[Via Unique Daily]

Let’s Colour

June 1, 2010

A fantastic time-lapse video for the Let’s Colour Project.

[Via Andrew Sullivan]

A critical analysis of couch forts

May 6, 2010

From this post at Build Blog (Via Sullivan):

Although we’ve never been the post-modern movement’s biggest fans, the project is well planned and structurally efficient. Roof caps allow for natural ventilation and at the same time provide a deliberate change to the color palette. Grade: B

Kitty lift, too

March 4, 2010

A more advanced version of this.

[Via The Presurfer]

Got information?

February 9, 2010

From Keiichi Matsuda’s vimeo page:

A film produced for my final year Masters in Architecture, part of a larger project about the social and architectural consequences of new media and augmented reality.

I can’t really add much to that, except to say that I hope the future isn’t so… busy.

[Via Gizmodo]

Vancouver City

January 30, 2010

A gorgeous time-lapse video of clouds, fog and city lights in Vancouver, BC.

[Via Nag on the Lake]

Victorian laser cut birchwood dollhouse

December 20, 2009

Standing 20″ high when assembled, this ornate dollhouse kit is made of durable Baltic birch plywood.  You can purchase it here.

[Via Boing Boing]

Empty L.A.

November 21, 2009

Shots from a photography book by Matt Logue.

[Via BuzzFeed]

All that is solid melts into the air

September 19, 2009

[Via LikeCool]