La Chocolaterie Poulain de Blois

À Blois, jusque dans les années 90, les habitants pouvaient sentir dans les airs l'odeur du chocolat annonçant la pluie. Auguste Poulain avait édifié en pleine ville son usine historique qui  constituait  un point d'inertie au cœur de la ville, entre le château de François  Ier et le quartier  de la gare. Érigée dès la fin… Lire la suite La Chocolaterie Poulain de Blois

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Ephemicropolis

The city scape of Ephemicropolis was an installation by the artist Peter Root. 100,000 Staples duuuuude !! Stacks of staples were broken into varying sizes from full stacks about 12cm high down to single staples. These stacks were then stood up and arranged over a period of 40 hours. http://www.peterroot.com/

Karla Murray_Small American Towns

Karla Murray, born 1965 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She has been painting since she was eight years old and was awarded a summer scholarship to the Bemis Fine Art Center. Her current series of work focuses primarily on the architectural elements as well as the culture of street scenes from small American towns. It is, as… Lire la suite Karla Murray_Small American Towns

MIT Media Lab

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology officially opened the doors to its MIT Media Lab Complex, the school's most famous interdisciplinary program. The new building, designed by architect Fumihiko Maki and his "Maki and Associates" firm, broke ground in 2007. Influences on the building's design included the artists Piet Mondrian and George Seurat, as… Lire la suite MIT Media Lab

Dubaï sunset

Arctic Drifting

Designed by Studio Les Bêtes, an enormous inflatable ball for future explorers. The inflatable research lab, called the Arctic Drifter, would be built out of Hypalon air-bags (a material similar to that used in rugged inflatable boats) and would quite literally roll across the arctic, ignoring water, ice, and crevasses in the process. Drifting on the Wind… Lire la suite Arctic Drifting

Dubaï featuring Graft lab

A Dubaï, le village vertical dessiné par "Graft Lab" a été conçu pour fournir des espaces multiples, tout en exploitant au maximum l'énergie solaire.Une fois terminé, le complexe devrait être certifié Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) niveau GOLD. Ce dernier est un système nord-américain de standardisation de bâtiments à haute qualité environnementale créé… Lire la suite Dubaï featuring Graft lab