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Elle Bulgaria 11/2013 by Igor Oussenko

Elle Bulgaria 11/2013 by Igor Oussenko

March 31st, 2015

Set of colorful fashion portrait photography by Igor Oussenko. Visit Igor Oussenko

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Awesome Digital Art by Brandon Liao

Awesome Digital Art by Brandon Liao

March 31st, 2015

Set of awesome digital concept art by Brandon Liao, an artist from the United States. Visit Brandon Liao

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Hair by Elizaveta Porodina

Hair by Elizaveta Porodina

March 31st, 2015

Set of makeup / fashion portrait photography by Elizaveta Porodina. Visit Elizaveta Porodina

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Goodyear Print Campaign by Zombie Studio

Goodyear Print Campaign by Zombie Studio

March 31st, 2015

Cool print campaign for Goodyear / Leo Burnett by São Paulo, Brazil – based Zombie Studio. Visit Zombie Studio

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Anime Art by Kawacy

Anime Art by Kawacy

March 31st, 2015

Set of amazing digital anime illustrations by Japanese artist Kawacy. Visit Kawacy

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Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Nestled amidst a neighborhood of single story bungalows in Venice, California, the Solar Umbrella Residence boldly establishes a precedent for the next generation of California modernist architecture. Located on a 41’ wide x 100’-0” long through lot, the Solar Umbrella addition transforms the architects’ existing 650 square foot bungalow into a 1900 square foot residence equipped for responsible living in the twenty-first century.

Inspired by Paul Rudolph’s Umbrella House of 1953, the Solar Umbrella provides a contemporary reinvention of the solar canopy—a strategy that provides thermal protection in climates with intense exposures. In establishing the program for their residence, which accommodates the couple and their one child chose to integrate into the design, principles of sustainability that they strive to achieve in their own practice. The architects carefully considered the entire site, taking advantage of as many opportunities for sustainable living as possible. Passive and active solar design strategies render the residence 100% energy neutral. Recycled, renewable, and high performance materials and products are specified throughout. Hardscape and landscape treatments are considered for their aesthetic and actual impact on the land. The Brooks Scarpa Residence elegantly crafts each of these strategies and materials, exploiting the potential for performance and sensibility while achieving a rich and interesting sensory and aesthetic experience.

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

Solar Umbrella House by Brooks + Scarpa

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Michael Dachstein

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