2M Blog
2M Shop
2M Directory
2M Collective
live. learn. share. design.

Daily Archives: March 20, 2013

Field Trip

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Sustainability
Field Trip

If this is what rural living looks like, then sign us up immediately! The Vancouver-based architect Omer Arbel has designed a house on a Canadian hayfield that takes it’s angular, asymmetrical shape from the 100 year-old timber beams that were—in accordance with the architect’s instructions—used exactly as found, rather than cut — Continue reading

Op Art

Categories: Art + Graphics
Op Art

Our penchant for order and symmetry would never allow us to bypass the still life photography of Justin Fantl. Fantl, a commercial photographer, finds personal creative expression in, among other things, obsessively arranging mundane objects—like vitamin capsules and folded paper—into beautifully balanced compositions of color and shape. By limiting his — Continue reading

Can Do

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Can Do

Claiming to have the best anything in the universe takes gumption—or supreme confidence—but that’s exactly what the New York based design collective Kontextür claims to have with the x3, ”the best watering can in the universe.” Designed by team member Paul Loebach, the streamlined x3‘s handle and spout are comprised of a single metal — Continue reading