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Daily Archives: November 28, 2011

Architecture in Crisis by Patrick Bresnan

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Sustainability
Architecture in Crisis by Patrick Bresnan

Sometimes, when a city changes and  grows, some people get left behind, especially those who need safe, clean affordable housing. That’s what’s happening in Austin, Texas. The city’s seen amazing growth, but it’s also seen housing prices go up and up, pushing some people out of neighborhoods that they used — Continue reading

Featured Artist: Richard Sweeney

Categories: Art + Graphics
Featured Artist: Richard Sweeney

Plenty of artwork is amazing when you think of artists using different media and materials to make their creations, but there’s something about using just paper as a medium that just impresses the heck out of us. Enjoying the delicate, physics-defying pieces by paper artist Richard Sweeney. Aren’t just a — Continue reading

2MODERN BOOK WEEK IS COMING

Categories: News + Events + Contests
2MODERN BOOK WEEK IS COMING

You think the holidays, presents and getting to see family coming up is exciting? Let us tell you what’s REALLY exciting: 2Modern’s first ever Book Week! For 6 straight days, December 5th – December 10th, we’ll be celebrating modern design books, reviewing great design books and oh yeah GIVING AWAY — Continue reading

Photography: 管子天

Categories: Art + Graphics
Photography: 管子天

Most of us when crossing such lonely terrain would just put our heads down and try not to look until we reach our destination but lucky for us 管子天 looked up long enough to capture some of  these spectacular moments. Its a flat and distant world with figures wondering about with — Continue reading

Live Modern: 28 Black Hawk by Spore Architecture

Categories: Architecture + Interiors
Live Modern: 28 Black Hawk by Spore Architecture

Alright, first we have to admit that we don’t love that giant “28″ on the side of this residential home. It’s just a little too distracting for us. However, it’s one tiny complaint next to a pile of “oohs” and “ahhs” that we feel over this architecture. As you might — Continue reading

7 Alternative (& Modern) Tree Ideas

Categories: Modern Holiday Ideas
7 Alternative (& Modern) Tree Ideas

Not into artificial trees, don’t want tons of fir needles lying around or just don’t have the space? Or, looking for a unique, modern way to showcase your Christmas spirit this year? We found seven alternatives to a regular old holiday tree, and you bet these would be an awesome — Continue reading