k-a-t-i-e-:

Kids on subway, 1982
George Porcari

k-a-t-i-e-:

Kids on subway, 1982

George Porcari

allmesopotamia:

Reconstruction of the ancient city of Babylon
More amazing images here

allmesopotamia:

Reconstruction of the ancient city of Babylon

More amazing images here

dcontrog:

On autonomy [on its image, to be more precise]

dcontrog:

On autonomy [on its image, to be more precise]

architectural-review:

Valter Scelsi, Come parli frate, 2014

architectural-review:

Valter Scelsi, Come parli frate, 2014

archidose:

Origami crease patterns

(Source: langorigami.com, via activator-inhibitor)

sociology-of-space:

Time in Color: Skatepark Graffiti Acts as a Working Sundial

"Skaters at this park in Lugano, Switzerland don’t have to pull out their phones to check the time – they can just glance down at a series of colored lines painted right onto the concrete of the bowl as a modern sundial. A ribbon of rainbow hues curves up and down the undulating surface, the sun and shadows revealing the current hour.

A different line of color indicates each hour of the day, marked off as the sun passes overhead. Designed by Moscow group Zuk Club, the vibrant park is like an abstract modern mural customized specifically to the shape of the bowl and the surrounding area….”

(Source: bloodyantlers, via texturality)

architectural-review:

Massimo Gasperini, Morphing city, 2014

architectural-review:

Massimo Gasperini, Morphing city, 2014

(Source: imaginingcities)

alex-maclean:

Desert Hoops, Phoenix, AZ 2004

alex-maclean:

Desert Hoops, Phoenix, AZ 2004

We don’t have to look at Iraq for an analogue to Missouri. We can look instead at Missouri.
Elif Batuman on the problematic comparison. (via newyorker)

(Source: newyorker.com, via newyorker)

landscape-a-design:

Turning Radius of different size (semi) trucks

(Source: onlinemanuals.txdot.gov, via conceptdiagram)