Stunning Modern Home in Madrid

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This wonderful home was designed by Hollega Architects and is located in Madrid, Spain. The home houses a single family on a generous 19,375sq. ft. plot of land and has an astounding panoramic view of the city which can be viewed from any one of the large decks that surround the home. Hollega architects have created a house that is both stunning in design, as well as family friendly.

To check out more images and the layout plans of this hose, take a look at the architects website, here. (Via Architizer)

photographs: courtesy of casaresphotography
co-author of the project: Carlota Tamames

 

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Mavericks by Heimplanet Is A Geodesic Fortress Against All Conditions

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Mavericks Heimplanet Tent - The Capsule

Mavericks Heimplanet Tent - The Capsule

Mavericks Heimplanet Tent - The Capsule

Mavericks Heimplanet Tent - The Capsule

Mavericks Heimplanet Tent - The Capsule

Mavericks Heimplanet Tent - The Capsule

Mavericks Heimplanet Tent - The CapsuleDesigned by Frackenpohl Poulheim, the Mavericks tent wasn’t only designed to look outstanding, it was designed to withstand almost all weather conditions. Designed especially for the event Red Bull Storm Chase, the tent has already proven its wind resistance at one of windiest locations of the event in Ireland with wind speeds reaching 96mph.

One of the great advantages to the Maverick and its relatives The Cave and The Wedge, is that no assembly is required; The tent is simply rolled out and inflated, which takes less than a minute.

You can find more info about the Maverick on Heimplanet. (Via Designboom)

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The Lix – The Worlds Smallest 3D Pen That Can Draw in the Air

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The Lix Pen is an amazing new 3D pen on Kickstarter, which will soon become the worlds smallest 3D pen available for purchase. You may have seen our previous post on the 3Doodler, another 3D pen that can write in mid air.

However, the Lix relies on USB power and uses small colored plastic filaments. You can learn more about the Lix Pen here. (Via Colossal)

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Surreal Portraits by Alexandra Bellissimo

Surreal Portraits by Alexandra Bellissimo

Surreal Portraits by Alexandra Bellissimo

Surreal Portraits by Alexandra Bellissimo

Surreal Portraits by Alexandra Bellissimo

Surreal Portraits by Alexandra Bellissimo

Surreal Portraits by Alexandra Bellissimo

Surreal Portraits by Alexandra Bellissimo

Los Angeles based artist Alexandra Bellissimo creates these stunning collages that beautifully simulate the human body merging with the natural world in a unison of man and earth.

Using photographs as her starting point, Alexandra digitally alters portions of the photograph, while the other elements are done through traditional, meticulous cutting and pasting to maintain a feeling of physical transformation of the subjects.

More images by Alexandra can be found on her website.

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