Thinking about yurts and Bill Coperthwaite via handprint press/ecofriend/an ambitious project collapsing/mother earth news:
“It came closer to the ideal of uniting skin and skeleton from straight wooden members than any other structure known to me. It proved easy to erect. Three people put up the walls and roof in seven hours. Although I was pleased with the new structure in many ways, I felt that cutting the tongue and groove on the tapered boards still required too much skill for the average person.”
Dying over the new S/S 2014 Building Block line and how much I love these girls. EARLIER: Studio Visit. ALSO: Did you see them in the new Fashionable Selby book?
Ebay offer time, this tiny African child’s chair.
Photograph of Mount Aso from “Ametsuchi” by Rinko Kawauchi, available at Spaces Corners, via Shift:
“I felt that I was standing on the planet for the first time.”
Lamps by David Kirshoff. I also laughed/choked reading the name of this piece, so that seems like a good reason to post it: Doodie Diaper Elf Babie Blue Pants.
A pile of stuff that smells like Kenzo Air by Antuong Nguyen:
“Epsom salts, Pop Rocks, Himalayan crystal salt (pink), Nerds (electro orange), Windex, lavender blossoms, lemongrass, laundry powder (eco), muscle soak (herbal), earl grey tea leaves, thyme leaves, star anise, cloves, peppercorns (red, green, black, white).”
Math Bass in “Drowning and swallowing this text” at LACE.
Jaume Amigó at Michael Dunev. ALSO: Plates at Clucart.
Parasite production by Samuel Treindl via Dezeen.
Christoph Weber “Uncast” at Ibid.