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100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings

Concrete is one of the noble materials of contemporary architecture, this new book by Taschen called 100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings features the most exciting projects behind the contemporary concrete trend. The two-volume book highlights the best concrete work in recent years by star Architects such as Zaha Hadid and Herzog & de Meuron, to rising stars of the international scene such as James Turrell and Rudy Ricciotti.

Available for purchase in Europe here




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VAN LIFE

The #VanLife phenomenon is all the rage lately, a fascination with conversion vans built to take adventurers into the wild. The man who coined the term in the first place, Foster Huntington, first created the hashtag as he chronicled his adventures living in a van while driving it across the country. In his new book "Van Life, Your Home on The Road”, Foster showcases hundreds of funky vehicles, awe-inspiring landscapes, and cleverly designed interiors in tiny s...
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HOW MUSIC GOT FREE

Named one of Time magazine’s best books of 2015 so far, How Music Got Free is a story about greed, friendship, genius, stupidity and music piracy. In the gripping book, author Stephen Witt tells the fascinating story of pirated music, from the German audio engineers who invented the mp3, to the story of Dell Glover, a worker in a compact-disc manufacturing plant, with access to new albums who leaked nearly 2,000 of them over the course of a decade, to the story of a...
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LAND ROVER ADVENTURES | BY ABERCROMBIE & KENT

Iconic British brands Land Rover and luxury travel specialist Abercrombie & Kent have recently partnered to offer guests the founding ethos of both companies – a spirit of adventure. The exclusive and bespoke self-drive travel journeys provide guests an opportunity to explore landscapes and parts of the world in style and comfort. Several unforgettable experiences are available to choose from, offering guests the opportunity to explore landscapes, view wildlife,...
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