scavengedluxury: Parliament House, Valletta. Malta, October 2015.

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subtilitas: LLP Arkitektkontor - Stora Gasmora summerhouse, Fårö 2008. Photos © Åke E:son Lindman.

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December 23, 2015

kitschyliving: Pyrex Museum, Bremerton, WA I just finished my article on vintage cookware, and people always come back to the fact that the colors were just brighter and crazier back then. We’ve become too tasteful in our mixing bowls.

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August 12, 2017
August 10, 2015

Asahikawa City Youth Science Hall, Hokkaido Prefecture, Japan, 1964(Building Bureau of Asahikawa City)

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May 18, 2017
October 30, 2012 and-a-half: FALL MIX

metamuseum: Margarete Schütte-Lihotsky, Austrian, 1897-2000, Frankfurt Kitchen, 1926-1930, Kitchen cabinetry and stove, Gift of funds from Regis Foundation, 2004.195The Frankfurt Kitchen, part of an ambitious citywide project to create affordable housing after WWII, was extremely influential throughout Europe into the 1930s and still stands as the epitome of “scientific” organization for the domestic workspace. City Architect Ernst May hired Schütte-Lihotzky, one of the first female architects...

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November 20, 2017

David Hume Tower, George Square, Edinburgh University, Edinburgh, Scotland (circa 1964). Designed by Sir Robert Matthew, Johnson-Marshall and Partners, the 14 storey tower and adjacent lecture block formed the first phase of the postwar redevelopment of George Square by Edinburgh University. It is built using reinforced concrete and clad in polished black slate, York stone slabs and brick backing.

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Cement and Concrete Association Training Center, Fulmer-Grange, Buckinghamshire, UK, 1970(Alex Gordon & Partners)

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May 1, 2017 Geoffrey Bawa

kureator: Mountain Retreat — Residential | Fearon Hay Architects Central Otago, New Zealand 2008 Fearon Hay Architects

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