Downtown New York's Tallest Residential Skyscraper Tops Out
125 Greenwich Street. Image Courtesy of Bizzi & Partners Rafael Viñoly's 125 Greenwich Street skyscraper in downtown Manhattan has topped out. The 912-foot-tall luxury...
2 days ago - Arch Daily - 3 articles
KAWS Floats a Massive Inflatable Sculpture in Hong Kong's Victoria Harbour
Photo Credit: AllRightsReserved COMPANION, a 121-foot-long inflatable sculpture by street artist KAWS , launched today at Victoria Harbour in Hong Kong. The reclined...
3 days ago - Colossal
Hangzhou Olive Tree School / YCA
Arch. Image © He Chen Architects: YCA Location: No.136, Xincheng Road, Nanyuan Street, Yuhang District, Hangzhou, China Category: Schools Design Team: Yanchuan Liu, Xiaowei...
3 days ago - Arch Daily
Shooting Street Photos in Ethiopia
My first time in a Sub-Saharan African country was in Ethiopia, and to be honest I wasn't sure what to expect. Well, yes I know, I was expecting to get ‘in the zone' at all...
4 days ago - Peta Pixel
Jacob Vrel. Dutch Golden Age Painter
Detail of child/spirit at Jacob Vrel's window. So unsettling! Not your normal Dutch Golden Age moment. Not your normal Dutch Golden Age painter, either. A painter about whom...
4 days ago - Chez Namaste Nancy
Orleans Street: 1890
Circa 1890. "Street in New Orleans near Cathedral of St. Louis." 5x7 inch glass negative by William Henry Jackson. View full size.
6 days ago - Shorpy
Crossing Canal: 1890
New Orleans circa 1890. "St. Charles Hotel from Canal Street." 5x7 inch glass negative by William Henry Jackson. View full size.
8 days ago - Shorpy
"To the Ferry" Seattle city oil painting by Robin Weiss
"To The Ferry" 14x9 oil on panel $800 I seek out rainy days to travel by ferry to Seattle, then wander the streets risking damage to my camera and taking lots and lots of...
9 days ago - In Plein Air
Curiosity Shop: 1941
December 1941. "Charlotte Amalie, Saint Thomas, Virgin Islands. Along the main street." Medium format negative by Jack Delano. View full size.
9 days ago - Shorpy
Vivian Cherry, Socially Aware Street Photographer, Dies at 98
Ms. Cherry was originally a dancer, but she abandoned the “fantasy world” of dance as a young woman to document the reality of life in New York.
10 days ago - NY Times
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GMP Wins Competition for Shenzhen Bay "Culture Tower"
View from north. Image © gmp Architects Gerkan, Marg and Partners has won an international competition for the design of a new tower complex in Shenzhen 's “Super Bay City”...
Sony a9 Firmware v5.0 Adds AI AF and Workflow Improvements
Sony has launched firmware version 5.0 for its flagship a9 mirrorless camera. The major software update brings AI-powered autofocus capabilities, better image quality, and...
A Dance Photographer's Take on the Tayla Harris Photo Controversy
As a dance photographer, I'm paying close attention to the response regarding an action photo of the Australian Football League's Tayla Harris. This shot of her shows her leg...
New "Field of Dreams" Palette Knife Oil Painting by Contemporary...
"Field of Dreams" ©2019 Niki GulleyThree 48" x 36" canvases to form a 48" x 90" triptych textured oil painting on wrap around canvas Field of Dreams is inspired from the...
Private Painting Intensive Week - Wrap-Up
The Last Snow - 9x12 Oil - Available As many of you reading this blog know, last year I started to teach private, one-on-one plein air painting intensives at my studio in New...
Case Study Houses: Lessons on Modern, Low-Budget and Easy to Build Living Spaces
Case Study House 22. Image via Flickr user: mbtrama Licensed under CC BY 2.0 Between 1945 and 1966, the Case Study Houses program , following the Weißenhof-siedlung exposition...
Dominique Perrault Designs Athletes' Village for Paris 2024 Olympics
Paris 2024 Athletes' Village. Image Courtesy of Dominique Perrault Architecture French architect Dominique Perrault has revealed the new masterplan and vision for the Paris...
A Travel to Miravet Castle in Tarragona, Spain
Declared as a site of national interest and opened to the public in 1994, the Castle of Miravet is one of those secret places of Catalonia that are a must in an avid traveler's...
The Guesthouse: 1958
February 19, 1958. "Mrs. J.V. Reed residence in Hobe Sound, Florida. Guest house. William Kemp Kaler, architect; Innocenti & Webel, landscape architect." 4x5 inch acetate...
Sunday Mailbag: Alfred Copyright?
Q: I was wondering if there is permission needed from Mad Magazine or the artist for people to use the picture of the character Alfred E. Neuman. A: If by “picture” you mean...