The Baughman Center at the University of Florida

While I was in school, my professor told us that the Baughman Center on UF's campus was originally going to be designed by E....more

Etherial Architecture

Etherial ArchitectureTodays photography assignment is as follows:ArchitectureStudy architectural forms, and also train your eye to look for shots that will translate well in black and white.Tip: As we explored yesterday, color is a powerful element in photography. But let’s not forget black and white, or monochrome, which can be very dramatic! Black, white, gray, and shades in between interact in the frame in dynamic ways....more

Iconic Landmark or an eye sore?

Iconic Landmark or an eye sore?The subject matter for todays Photography101 is Landmark and this is what they had to say:Landmarks are everywhere: iconic places, meeting points, markers on a map. Today, consider a unique point of view as you photograph a landmark.We often use locations to orient us, to identify where we are — from statues to town squares to corner shops. These landmarks on a map can be famous and instantly recognizable, or sometimes they’re simple markers to help us navigate....more

Exclusive: Comme des Garçons + Serpentine Galleries Serpentine (2014) {New Fragrance}

Fashion and perfume brand Comme des Garçons have partnered with the Serpentine Galleries in London to launch a new unisex perfume baptized Serpentine, which is meant to represent the spirit of a place dedicated to the quest for contemporary art, design and architecture......more

1000 Years in St Giles

 St Giles was once a leper hospital, an appalling slum - now......more

The Freemasons' Hall - stunning Art Deco

A beautifully crafted Art Deco building is just five minutes' walk from Covent Garden.......more


Have I mentioned that I’m crazy for Australian architecture? Apologies for the exuberant enthusiasm for our antipodean friends but Cosgriff House by Australian architect Christopher Polly is a worthy contender for ‘extension of the year’ if indeed there is such an award. If there isn’t, there should be one!...more