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There’s No Place Like Home – 20 Movie Houses You’d Want To Live In.

July 8, 2011

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You might have noticed that I have a slight obsession with movie architecture. Previously, I’ve looked at the architecture of John Lautner in films, Tony Stark’ Iron Man pad, and I’ve also taken a look at the home of a certain Mr. Bond. Well, continuing this theme, I thought it might be interesting to take a […]

Living Homes: Design-driven, ecological solutions to modern housing.

September 20, 2010

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  One of the biggest problems many of us face when considering purchasing a home is compromise. We compromise on the design, the location, the affordability. For the environmentally conscious of us, we recognize that many new builds are often wasteful and damaging to the environment. For those of us who lust after the modernism of the […]

Stark Modernism – Tony Stark’s Malibu home from Iron Man.

September 8, 2010

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It’s no secret that I am a fan of Modernist architecture and of  all the great architects of this movement, I have to say that John Lautner is one of my favourites. It is something of a dream to live in one of his creations, all sweeping concrete and majestic views. So, which of his […]

Arthur’s Legend – The life and legacy of Arthur Erickson.

July 5, 2010

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I am a long-time fan of Arthur Erickson, the seminal Canadian architect who sadly passed away in 2009, and I’ve been meaning to write about his work since I started this blog. Having recently returned from a trip to his home town of Vancouver, where I was very fortunate to get a chance to visit a […]