Augusto Esquivel is obsessed with comparisons of reality and potential and the balance between them, in art: the idea of chaos in perfect order: an object seemingly solid to the eye can also be fragile and inconsistent to the touch; a common object used to create a piece of art becomes transformed into something complicated and intriguing. He realized how insignificant and small a simple sewing button can be as it lays in his grandmother’s sewing box, but at the same time how unique and precious it can become as part of a work of art. He has created these Awesome
Saffire Freycinet is luxury resort opened on Tasmania’s East Coast in Australia. Very few resorts manage to get all the ingredients right when opening but we can assure you, this beauty of a hotel has ticked all the right boxes. We were literally left speechless — and that takes some doing — as we feasted our eyes on the breathtaking vistas, indulged our senses in our gorgeous suite and in the spa, and devoured the food that made any thought of a diet ridiculous. A four-hour walk on the pristine beach helped, too.These were the first notes we scribbled just after departing:
We love order and minimalism in buildings. New, freshly planned, pristine and perfect are great attributes for new structures , yet we also find ourselves drawn to things that aren’t so flawless. Recycled, repurposed, previously loved, salvaged. Buildings that have a previous life carry a character that brand-new ones just cannot master. When old structures are preserved and lovingly restored, we gain in so many ways. Not only do we preserve materials that would otherwise end up in the waste stream, we also respect the heritage of each building, and add to the character of the surrounding area. Sadly, restoring
Miranda Kerr is originally from Australia and in honour of that the model has graced the cover of Vogue Australia once more. The stunning 29-year-old looks simply divine in a range of flesh exposing and futuristic ensembles in images which are bound to make Australians glow with pride.
Yann Arthus-Bertrand (born March 13, 1946 in Paris) is a French photographer, journalist, reporter and environmentalist. This is part of his amazing collection.
A dog called Oscar has laid claim to the title of the animal kingdom’s most intrepid explorer after visiting famous landmarks around the world. His travels include five continents, 29 countries and stopping off everywhere from the Eiffel Tower to the Taj Mahal. Oscar was rescued from a South African kennel by owner Joanne Lefson five years ago. In May the pair began an epic journey hoping to inspire millions to help save his fellow canines living as strays on the streets. The £250,000 six-month trip – which Joanne funded by selling her home – also took in 15,000 shelter
Bulgarian Twin designers Branimira Ivanova and Desislava Ivanova from Sofia-based studio Gemelli Design have sent us renderings of two innovative bathrooms concepts, “An Oasis in a Sandstorm” and “H2O in Geometry”.
Since its presentation more than Type 901 at the International Motor Show (IAA) in September 1963, he enthusiastically car lovers all over the world and is known then and now as “standard” for all other sports cars: the Porsche 911 . It forms the core of the Porsche brand and also provides for the other series of the Zuffenhausen central reference – any Porsche, the Cayenne to the Panamera, is in its respective market segment, the sportiest car and expression of the philosophy of the 911 .
The walls looks great with arts from anonymous artist from all around the world.
83. edition of Auto Show Geneva is behind us. This is our choice of 10 favorites from the exhibition. Alfa Romeo 4C Ferrari LaFerrari Kia pro_cee’d GT McLaren P1 Mercedes A45 AMG Renault Captur Rolls-Royce Wraith Toyota FT86 Concept Opel Adam Rocks Volkswagen XL1
The most powerful standard Corvette model ever, with an estimated 335kW and 610Nm, the new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray accelerates from 0-100km/h in under four seconds and achieves more than 1g under cornering. Chevrolet expects the new Stingray to be the most fuel-efficient Corvette ever made, trumping the previous generation’s US EPA-estimated 9.0 litres per 100km.
Preachers Rock, Preikestolen, Norway Blue Caves – Zakynthos Island, Greece Skaftafeli – Iceland Plitvice Lakes – Croatia Crystalline Turquoise Lake, Jiuzhaigou National Park, China Four Seasons Hotel – Bora Bora Ice skating on Paterswoldse Meer, a lake just South of the city of Groningen in the Netherlands. Ice skating on Paterswoldse Meer, a lake just South of the city of Groningen in the Netherlands. The Gardens at Marqueyssac Ice Canyon –
Visitors watch a tree decorated with about 10,000 Easter eggs in the garden of the retired couple Christa and Volker Kraft in Saalfeld, central Germany, Tuesday, March 19, 2013. The Kraft family has been decorating their tree at Easter for more than forty years.
The concept of Maico Akiba is simple; imagining what everyday items may look like in 100 years time. She meticulously manipulates everyday objects by painting them with coats of “ageing paint”, dirt, moss, and rust. They have a deeply realistic and somewhat apocalyptic feel. Well worth viewing!
Here is a dog named Bodhi. By the will of fate, and he became bored hosts the star of the Internet. The story begins with the moment when the head designer David Fung and his girlfriend Yena Kim came a strange idea – to put their pet in human clothes. The dog was very photogenic .
Hong Yi is a Malaysian architect and artist whose impressive portfolio includes work for Chicago’s Union Station, the Melbourne Hall of Music, and alternative medium portraits using coffee stains or tea bags. Her unorthodox approach to creation has led her to her most recent blog project. Over the course of 31 days, Hong Yi (who also goes by Red) will post art pieces made from food. So far, the pieces range from simpler ones of a watermelon sailboat to a complex recreation of Hokusai’s “The Great Wave.”