This Faroe Islands Education Center will serve as a mega-school on Denmark's self-governing archipelago midway between Iceland and Norway, and is set to be completed in 2014.
Designed by Danish-origin architect Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG), the 205,000 sq ft building is meant to be shaped like "a vortex, radiating out towards its surroundings," with five p-shaped stories stacked loop over loop finished with a protrusion that provide each level with unique views of the surrounding mountains or nearby harbor.
Staying at a gas station might not sound glamorous, but you'll change your mind after you see this converted gas-station-turned-inn. This loft-style house was formerly a 1918 Sinclair gas station and measures in at 2000 sq ft. The wall-less layout of the revamped interiors features all sorts of vintage car memorabilia in every room. Have a look at the rest below:
Buildings aren't just a place for housing humans and furniture. These designs below were created by students at the University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate Design School as a solution to the air pollution problem which affects urban areas.
The Goodhood Store has finally revealed their latest lookbook shot by Two of Swords. Entitled “Adventures Close to Home,” the lookbook showcases the latest women’s arrivals for the summer season, which includes pieces from contemporary brands such as Surface to Air, Clu, and Wood Wood.
This modern family house by Blanco Architecten was built to cater to the elderly residents inside. The single storey home is also adapted to wheelchair use. As for the unconventional roof angles, these are directed towards the middle of the house which is where a secret patio is located. The natural light emitting from the patio also helps to light up the surrounding living and dining area, kitchen, entrance and bathroom.View the rest in the images below:
Who can forget John Galliano's 2011 firing from Christian Dior after a drunken racist and anti-Semitic tirade that was recorded on video? It was a great downfall for the brilliant designer, who was arrested, convicted and fined under France's hate-speech laws.
In Harper's Bazaar China's June 2013 issue, fashion models Hong Jun Chen, Li Jie Liu, Li Jun Liu, Lin Zhu and Hiu Hiu Ma pose as designer dolls. The girls are dressed in spring looks from labels like Michael Kors, Dior, and Louis Vuitton as styled by Xiao Mu Fan. The China dolls star in both print and video directed by Shxpir.
Dutch model Ilse de Boer soaks up the summer in L'Officiel Paris' June-July issue. Lensed by Thanassis Krikis and styled by Vanessa Bellugeon, Ilse enjoys the sun in designs by Chanel, Isabel Marant, Anne Fontaine and Gucci, amongst others.
Michael Kors' resort 2014 collection brings the '70s back with a Palm Springs-inspired design of animal prints, leisure trousers and cut-out swimsuits. The collection holds a color palette of black, white, suntan and bold aqua, along with some dynamic prints. Check out part of the collection below:
Natalia Vodianova is the latest cover girl of Glamour France's July issue. The model turned actress was lensed by Van Mossevelde + N and styled by Donatella Musco. She wears the colors of red, white and blue to evoke the image of the French Flag.
German label MCM is back with new quirky pieces to add to your closet. Teaming up with multi-talented art duo Craig & Karl, this collection of leather goods caters to both ladies and men. The collection features backpacks, briefcases, wallets, totes and keychains, clutches and handbags all adorned with Craig & Karl’s crazy eyes, palm leaves, wave silhouettes and other eye-catching motifs. Available now at the London MCM boutique and other select locations.
Coco Rocha is on the latest cover of Elle Mexico. The Canadian model sports androgynous, loose-fitting silhouettes styled by Natalie Joos. Coco was photographed by Santiago Ruiseñor in a low-key setting.
Bi-annual publication Vs. Magazine released this accompanying film to a print story starring Carola Remer. Carola goes undercover as Zero Woman in a seedy night club business in the film directed by Ellen von Unwerth and styled by Vibe Dabelsteen. Check out Carola's kick-ass performance in the NSFW video above.
Daria Strokous stars in Dior's fall 2013 ready-to-wear campaign alongside models Anastasia Ivanova, Iselin Steiro and Marie Piovesan. The campaign was lensed by Willy Vanderperre in the Opera Garnier in Paris.