Designed by Graft Lab, the Vertical Village is an eco-friendly multiple-use development found in the desert of Dubai. Expected to be certified with a LEED Gold rating, the building excels at reducing solar gain and maximizing solar production.
Each building within the village is self-shading on its north side and on the east-west axis to reduce long-angle sun…
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Fashion photographer Alex Cayley has quite the eye. His provocative shots are super sexy and full of class. Combining the elegant long lines of his models, with complementary background colors and textures, Cayley delivers powerful images, full of carefully placed detail.…
Here at theMET, we feature a lot of digital art and photography. While all of that is great, we also have a passion for more traditional forms of art. Belarusian painter Leonid Afremov created these beautiful paintings using only a palette knife and oil paint. His work is reminiscent of an artist we featured a while back,…
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Warning: Although fake, these pictures are not for the faint of heart!
Oh yes, Halloween is almost upon us. What does that mean? More posts full of creepy photography and art than any other time of year.
These fifteen photos were carefully selected amongst thousands of horror pictures from Flickr to show you just how creative people can be. We chose only those pictures…
Oh, how brilliant are these posters? Matt Needle created these as a "“personal project I set myself, to design a modern series of posters for Hitchcock’s most famous films.” Don't you just love the modern reinterpretation?
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One of my favorite things about autumn is how beautiful forests look when trees change colors. It's almost surreal, being surrounded by the gorgeous landscape only mother nature could seemingly create. I hope you enjoy these shots as much as I do. Hopefully, we can all visit these magical places one day.…
Notre Dame - Paris, France
When I visited Europe many years ago, I was blown away by the remarkable beauty of the cathedrals. The exterior of the churches were meticulously detailed, while the paintings and sculptures on the interior made it seem like heaven. Collected here are some mind-blowing shots from one the best HDR photographers around, Trey Ratcliff.…
Frank and Jamie, 2002 Wax
Maurizio Cattelan is one of those artists that we can't help but like. Known as the bad boy of the art world, Maurizio is an Italian born, self-taught artist who rides the fine line between funny and disturbing.
Here's a great line from Design…
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Situated in Atlanta’s exciting downtown, the W is a lush hideaway infused with natural elements and sensual style. In June 2009, Canadian interior design company Βurdifilek set new standards in luxury hospitality with the design of this boutique hotel.
With the vision of creating an inspiring, iconic, innovative and influential environment, Burdifilek…
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Now, this is the reason why we love this time of year! Claudia Schiffer battles ghouls and goblins in the November issue of Harper's Bazaar UK. The spread, titled Mystery in the Moonlight, was shot by Michelangelo di Battista and features the leggy German supermodel in spooky situations. More than the fabulous clothes, we love how the illustrations, by Jon Rogers,…
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