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Internet person Darius Kazemi created this random essay generator called "Leaving Everywhere," which uses US Census Bureau data from 2013 to create an argument for why you are leaving American city. It is the best. Everyone single one of...Curbed48 mins ago
Cirkelbroen, a new pedestrian bridge in Copenhagen, Denmark, does two things: gets people across the canal, of course, and promotes—encourages, even—loitering. Its round form allows people to slow down, wander, and mingle. The designer, Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson recalls...Curbed58 mins ago
There is no shame quite like the shame that haunts you when you somehow kill a plant that has evolved specifically to stay alive with almost no help whatsoever. And that's why it's such a good thing that Viridi...Curbed58 mins ago
Photos courtesy of Brian Peters via ArchDaily In yet another experiment proving the merits of 3D printing technology, Kent State University in Ohio has erected a 3D-printed sculpture called the Solar Bytes Pavilion, designed by assistant professor Brian Peters....Curbed58 mins ago
It hasn't been washed away, yet. That must be some proof that this 1948 beach cabin found just the right place to be waterfront without being water-soaked. It is certainly positioned well enough to have water north, west, and...Curbed58 mins ago
This morning developer Townscape Partners has released the first images of Frank Gehry's design for a huge mixed-use project on the eastern edge of the Sunset Strip and at the base of the Hollywood Hills, on the former site...Curbed58 mins ago
Banksy's Disneyland sendup, titled "Dismaland: A Bemusement Park," continues to be funny and charming and weird with a newly released video ad, which shows off even more of the attractions and reveals that the park will be open for...Curbed58 mins ago
Adventures in Architecture: Can These Student-Designed Guest Houses on Navajo Nation Land Encourage Tourism?
Photos courtesy of Colorado Building Workshop via Designboom. We'd say they have a shot. Architecture students with the University of Utah's DesignBuildBLUFF, in collaboration with the University Colorado Denver's design-build program—Colorado Building Workshop—and the Navajo Nation's Mexican Water…Curbed58 mins ago
Ball pits are having something of a moment. (Well, one ball pit is, but we can only hope it leads to bigger things.) But not to be outdone, there's a French artist named Charles Pétillon who is going around...Curbed58 mins ago
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Picture of the Mississippi Delta; Creative Commons image via Ann's Gallery. Katrina's anniversary provides a chance to consider ">how New Orleans has changed since the storm hit, and how the long process of rebuilding homes and fortifying the city's...Curbed58 mins ago
The race to bring the Olympics back to LA for the 2024 summer Games is on, and today we're getting a closer look at where the estimated multi-billion-dollar cost would actually go—and what changes the Olympics will bring to...Curbed58 mins ago
Photos by Edward Birch via Designboom. Local firm Luigi Rosselli Architects designed these 12 townhouse-style, rammed-earth residences, built like a series of caves into an excavated clay dune in the Australian northwest. In addition to being a collection of...Curbed58 mins ago
As the final days of summer fade away and the city prepares to close down its beaches and pools, the sun is setting on yet another piece of New York's historic waterfront. Like the endangered wooden boardwalks along the...Curbed58 mins ago
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Photography by Vince Valdes Once the most expensive home for sale in California at $65 million, Locksley Hall in Belvedere sold today for $47.5 million, just $1.5 million shy of its latest asking price of $49 million. The sale...Curbed58 mins ago
A rendering of the proposed Cultural Corridor Chapultepec, which would create a layer of connective parkland atop on of Mexico City's most famous roadways. All images courtesy FR-EE Turning abandoned railroad lines into urban walkways has helped revitalize cities...Curbed58 mins ago
You know a $1,150,000 houseboat on Lake Union has a good chance at being impressive, especially when it has a high-end designer like Lagerquist & Morris. With all the consideration of contemporary Northwest lines, Seattle views, and access to...Curbed58 mins ago
Everyone is always going on about the wacky baby names celebrities choose, but what about the bizarre real estate celebrities buy? For instance, did you know that Paula Deen has a very serious shell obsession that can be seen...Curbed58 mins ago
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First Drafts is a series exploring the early work of our architectural icons, examining their careers through the lens of their debut projects. Occasionally unexpected but always insightful, these undertakings represent their initial, finished buildings as solo practitioners. While anecdotes...Curbed58 mins ago
Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. Photos courtesy of The Modern House Location: Isle of Wight, United Kingdom Price:...Curbed58 mins ago
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