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Daily Archives: June 13, 2011

Groves Natcheva Architects Vid

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Groves Natcheva Architects Vid

‘Cause we just love hearing from architects about their thought processes and concepts and stuff.

Featured Artist: Mark Warren Jacques

Categories: Art + Graphics
Featured Artist: Mark Warren Jacques

Mark Warren Jacques’ work is pretty hip and cool in a real bold, science fiction-y way. We really enjoy the abstract elements and how they blend with more literal, space-like backgrounds, creating pieces with a lot of depth. Check out more of his work here.

Book: Spomenik

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Art + Graphics
Book: Spomenik

Nothing like some giant, concrete, sculpture to get my heart racing! These Yugoslavian WWII monuments are a site to behold even in their advanced level of decay. Belgium Photographer Jan Kempenaers gives them a modern polish with his stark photography and compiles them all in his book “Spomenik”.

Korobeiniki Chair by BRC Designs

Categories: ICFF 2011, Modern Decor + Objects
Korobeiniki Chair by BRC Designs

In many ways, BRC Designs’ Korobeiniki Chair perfectly represents the spirit of our continuing “It’s modern, but is it comfy?” series. In fact, unless someone had told us this was a chair, we’re not sure we would have been able to tell this was for sitting.

Live Modern: A Nest for Two Birds

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Live Modern: A Nest for Two Birds

Photographer Patrick Y. Wong has captured a stunning piece of architecture known as A Nest for Two Birds, by Universal Joint Design. Quite stunning. More photos on Patrick’s Facebook page. Images:┬áPatrick Y. Wong

DIY: Tree Stump Side Table

Categories: DIY + How To
DIY: Tree Stump Side Table

As we have been celebrating a combination style known as rustic modernism that’s been quite trendy lately, we thought it would be appropriate to bring this great DIY project to your attention. Easy enough to do…it’s an affordable way to create a perfect rustic modern side table. You can’t exactly — Continue reading