Author Archives: alex

Anthony Paul Landscape Design

Anthony Paul is based in the UK, where he designs intimate garden all over the world. He features colorful masses of plantings to gain some pretty dramatic personal gardens. ‘Great planting is the key to all stunning gardens and arrangement, choice and setting are paramount to good design. My large groupings create the drama in […]

Intimacy of Nature

these lovely photographs taken by Antonell Ozoffoli .

Chichu Art Museum

    a site rethinking the relationship between nature and people.   The museum has a large area and is deliberately labyrinthine. We go through dark corridors, we find ourselves in bright rooms, you climb the stairs in a skylight, it soon descends a slope obscure … It was designed by architect Tadao Ando and opened its doors […]

Calvin Seibert, Sand Wizard

  Calvin Seibert Flickr

Diego Gravinese

Paintings by Diego Gravinese. Take a second to really wrap your mind around these first three images…

HÖNSHUS-1

Hönshus-1 is a wooden chicken coop designed and built by Torsten Ottesjö on the west coast of Sweden. The house was designed to mimic the way a mother hen spreads her wings to protect its young and is programmed to reproduce natural lighting conditions.  The structure also clings to the rocks in the same manner as the chickens […]

The Edge Effect

One might assume these serene images are an instantly found. But hold your preconceptions for one second while we inform you that Daniel Kukla, the photographer, spent a solid month in a tiny cabin in the notoriously lonely Joshua Tree desert in order to get this project just right.