Tag Archives: architecture


Elevation of the Electrical Tower at the 1901 Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo


Wall carving at the Ramesseum, Thebes, Egypt, 1860-62. The original annotation with the image: “‘R2 offering to Amman Ra and Maut ; beneath, all of his 119 children, 60 sons & 59 daughters ; the 14th son Menephthah (name in cartouche) his successor on throne’.”

(Royal Collections Trust)

Hallgrímskirkja, Reykjavik, Iceland



Michael Wolf – Corner Houses

It looks like one of those incredibly detailed pieces of isometric pixel art that somehow made it into real life without anybody realizing.

Basilica of San Vitale – Ravenna (Italy)


Arcane Temple by Tatiana Plakhova

You can either call it Complexism or Networkism … where imaginary landscapes of interconnected entities are the prevailing theme.

VISUAL COMPLEXITY Complexity Graphics illustrations combine the trends of multiple areas of design, such as information, math design and infographics, and brings elements from science, energetics, space, various kinds of “nets”, cultural patterns and biology.”

(via ryanpanos)


Throne of the Holy Roman Emperors at Aachen cathedral

photo by Holger Weinandt