A series of unfortunate events in September 1807 landed leather craftsman Wilhelm Ludvig Dahlman his dream job. When the British Army and their newly acquired Congreve fire rockets ruthlessly blitzed Copenhagen, the city was reduced to a fireball; public buildings were obliterated, and the cathedral tower toppled. Some 200 lives were lost, among them the Danish Royal Stables’ master saddler.
For its first full foray into residential architecture, Amsterdam-based firm GG-Loop drew up a design vernacular inspired by the ocean. The two-apartment development named ‘Freebooter’ is located at Zeeburgereiland, a triangular island at Amsterdam’s east. Inside and out, oceanic references are in abundance. GG-Loop looked close to home for design inspiration, using the waterside plot as a starting point of reference
In a collaborative effort between Leong Leong and Killefer Flammang Architects, the new Los Angeles LGBT Center’s Anita May Rosenstein Campus is now open, spanning a dense city block amid top Hollywood studios.
organized with compactness and efficiency, MINIMOD offers residents an outward-looking space which enhances the relationship with the lush surrounding forest. The post MAPA drops minimal dwelling within lush brazilian forest appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine .
If I were to choose a car to take on a long, grand-touring road trip, it absolutely would not be the BMW M2 Competition . It’s a brilliant car for what it’s intended to do. What it’s intended to do, though, isn’t driving hundreds of miles at a time across various sorts of roads
Deotay Wilder, aka “The Bronze Bomber” has an impressive (40-0-1, 39 KOs) record, and returns to Barclays center for his fourth appearance tonight. The unbeaten Wilder currently holds the WBC heavyweight championship belt, and faces a strong competitor tonight in Dominic Breazeale, who is (21-1, 18 KOs)
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After seeing the BMW M8 in a closed room viewing, we’ve been hooked. It looks fantastic and is going to be fast as all hell. What we’re now learning, though, is that it’s going to sound fantastic as well
Using my Nespresso machine became a way more budget-friendly activity when Trader Joe’s began selling OriginalLine-compatible pods a few months back. READ MORE…
An entertainment legend just put her stamp on the lifestyle industry in a major way. READ MORE…