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10 Strategies to Develop your Architecture Career

Architecture is one of the most stressful jobs one can have. To be a professional architect, you have to spend so much time not only learning the required skills for your profession, but also diversifying and b...
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You can now live like Van Gogh in ‘The Bedroom’.

How would you like to relive the colourful canvas of Van Gogh and his bedroom? Airbnb and the Art Institute of Chicago have teamed up, to recreate Van Gogh’s acclaimed painting of his Bedroom in Arles, enabl...
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The story of 5 Archists

The story of 5 ‘ Archists ’ Let me define an ‘Archist’ to begin with. As most of you might find it evident, archist is a port-manteau of the words ‘architect’ and ‘artist’. Of the many other hats that architec...
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2 Girls Building | Samantha Everton+KUD Architects

2 Girls Building KUD architects recently unveiled their new Art meets Architecture style of building called the 2 Girls Building in Melbourne's upcoming suburb, Abbotsford. Being a mixed-use project, the facad...
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The Happiness Machine | Mark Lascelles Thornton

The Happiness Machine  More than 10.000 working hours spread over 3 years have led to the emergence of The Happiness Machine, a gigantic painting by London based self-taught artist Mark Lascelles Thornton. Com...
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Campo Belo Building | RoccoVidal

Campo Belo Building The MaxHaus Campo Belo, located it the southern region of Sao Paulo, is designed by the architectural firm RoccoVidal Perkins+Will according to the ideas of businessman Jose Paim de Andrade...
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Painting with Light and Shadow | Rashad Alakbarov

Painting with Light and Shadow Rashad Alakbarov Light and shadow complete each other. A new type of art has arrived. Some painters paint with colors, others paint with coffee or hibiscus. Here, the painter pai...
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Favela painting | Haas & Hahn

Some talented people don’t need much to turn “public urban spaces in communities facing social difficulties into monumental works of art.” Dutch artists’ Haas & Hahn (Jeroen Koolhaas and dre Urhahn) only ne...
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Light Painting | Darius Twin

Light Painting  Darius Twin Often times, people assume that Twin’s images are photoshopped, but they are not. These lively skeletons by Los Angeles photographer Darius Twin , who began light painting since 200...
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Body-painting | Chooo-San

Wowsers! These aren't photoshop-ed! Sorry Adobe, you don't got this one. The Japanese artist Chooo-San creates these eerily realistic images on her face and hands through hyper-realistic bodypainting. And these...
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Living Painting | Green Over Grey

I just don't know how I didn't see it coming. Green roofs are firmly cemented in the vernacular of contemporary building and there are companies which specialize in these sorts of things. Green walls are someth...