This building is moody. With the Melbourne weather, these moods change rapidly. In providing interest and delight to the rail experience, this ‘Southern Crustacean’ is a building that says that public infrastructure matters and, by extension, that the public matter. The YardMasters Building, Melbourne, Australia (via Architect Day: McBride Charles Ryan)

The Goulding Summerhouse by Scott Tallon Walker Architects was originally designed for Sir Basil Goulding; He was so concerned about his beautiful gardens along the Dargle Valley that he wanted the new building to take up as little of the garden as possible. The resulting design cantilevered over the river, disturbing as little as possible […]

A tealight torch with a nail-sharp point that can be hammered into any tree or wood. For indoor or outdoor use. Made of cast iron and heat-resistant glass. (via Cast Iron Tealight Torch – Kaufmann Mercantile Store)

zucherman: St. Marks and Avenue Something. My brother Seth sat out in the garage with me tonight, playing old Tom Waits songs on his guitar and smoking cigarettes while I painted.  We shared a bottle of his whiskey, and it was my favorite night spent painting in some time.  Any painting’s gonna be a hell […]

“Cabinet half length, standing in profile to left, wearing dark brown-grey suit, white wing collar and dark tie, hands in pockets, background light, on which the figure throws a shadow.” (Sir James Matthew Barrie, 1860 – 1937 via National Galleries of Scotland − Collection − Portrait of the Month Sept. 2011)

Everybody is a genius. But, if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it’ll spend its whole life believing that it is stupid. Albert Einstein (via nevver)

“The Norwegian Wild Reindeer Centre Pavilion is located at Hjerkinn on the outskirts of Dovrefjell National Park, overlooking the Snøhetta mountain massif. The 90m2 building is open to the public and serves as an observation pavilion for the Wild Reindeer Foundation educational programmes. A 1,5km nature path brings visitors to this spectacular site, 1200 meters […]