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Our House In The City

Our House in the City: New Urban Homes and Architecture, is a new book by publisher Gestalten. It showcases creative and innovative urban living solutions found in cities all over the world, built on spaces in the urban landscape such as in the narrow gaps between buildings, in courtyards, in ungentrified districts, on derelict land, or even in industrial ruins. Available for purchase in Europe here.

Also by Gestalten, check out: Rock the Shack, Oasis, WorkScape




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VOLCANO GRILL

Volcano Grill is a new portable grill. What makes this one interesting is the compacting foldable system that turns it rather small to handle, only 5” tall and it´s sturdy too, made from high grade tem resisting steel, it’ll keep up its shape for years to come. The heat chamber has been designed to use 3 different types of fuel, charcoal, wood or a more industrial propane burner, its venting system ensures high cooking temperatures can be reached if needed. The insu...
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READ THIS IF YOU WANT TO TAKE GREAT PHOTOGRAPHS OF PEOPLE

After great success with "Read This If You Want To Take Great Photographs”, photographer Henry Carroll is back with the hotly anticipated follow-up "Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs of People”, a book that tackles the subject of portrait photography using the same fresh, straightforward, and jargon-free approach that made his first book a popular bestseller. The book covers topics such as composition, context, street photography, black-and-white versu...
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EL COSMICO HOTEL

El Cosmico is a unique rural retreat in Texas which features a range of accommodation, guests stay close to the land, experiencing it in their teepees, tents or trailers, a theater, a caravan, a campground, and a hotel. El Cosmico’s philosophy is about finding that special restorative rest that is unique to being in nature, the nomadic hotel and campground’s 18-acre plot offers plenty of eye-candy - vintage trailers, luxurious safari tents and Souix-style teepees, a...
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