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Banyan Drive Treehouse | Rockefeller Architects

Part office/studio, part recreational getaway, this unique project is located at the base of a large pine tree in the backyard of a  canyon residence.  The client is an artist and lover of nature so the Banyon Drive Treehouse, perched twelve feet off the ground,
will serve as a creative respite from the demands of domestic responsibilities.Project Size: 170 s.f.  Rockefeller Architects




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FLYTE LEVITATING LIGHT | Image

FLYTE LEVITATING LIGHT

Flyte is a levitating light which magically hovers in midair! The LED light bulb defies gravity by floating above a wooden base by magnetic levitation. This futuristic take on the Edison bulb also rotates slowly in the air, adding even more mystery to this extraordinary object. To add to the coolness factor, you turn it on/off with a simple touch of the base. Check out the video below to see it in action. Learn more from Flyte, or purchase now from the MoMA Store...
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GRAVITY BALANS CHAIR

The Gravity Balans chair was designed by Peter Opsvik for Varier Furniture. Has the name suggests, you can float free of gravity and experience the ultimate power nap. Fully reclined, the Gravity balans elevates your legs above your heart, and rocks gently to the rhythm of your breathing, so you experience a liberating sense of weightlessness. Spine and neck are fully supported while your body enjoys total relaxation....
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TRANSPARENT POOL | BY OFTB SWIMMING POOL CONSTRUCTION | Image

TRANSPARENT POOL | BY OFTB SWIMMING POOL CONSTRUCTION

OFTB(Out of the blue) is a a team of landscape architects, horticulturists and in-house pool builders based in Melbourne, Australia. They integrate contemporary landscape design with high quality construction of concrete swimming pools. Here we feature one of their stunning creations, a transparent pool from a house in Elsterwick, Melbourne....
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