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Mapa Minimod Prefabs Tread Lightly on the Brazilian Terrain

MAPA_minimod_twilightPhoto Courtesy Mapa

Similar in style to the recently announced 100 square foot Muji prefab hut, Mapa, an architectural firm based in Brazil and Uruguay, designed these prefabs to be built offsite and delivered to a remote location with minimal finishing.

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Age-Appropriate: Fitting A Business Into Chicago’s Historic Monadnock Building

Chicago’s Monadnock Building is an anomaly; at 16 stories, it’s the tallest masonry structure in the world, but it was completed after similarly-sized steel frame buildings like the nearby Reliance Building. Continue reading Age-Appropriate: Fitting A Business Into Chicago’s Historic Monadnock Building

The Cords Are Alright

Cord management, cord shmanagement… these designs celebrate the electrical infrastructure of our daily lives.

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Gino Sarfatti, Model 2097 30 (1958)

http://www.dwr.com

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Achille Castiglioni, Toio Lamp (1962)

http://www.midcenturyhome.com/achille-castiglioni-toio-lamp/

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Amsterdam Interior

https://www.flickr.com/photos/artifice/albums/72157629136502768/with/2143851572/

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Form Us With Love, Cord LampĀ  (2007)

http://www.moderndesigninterior.com/2015/01/cord-modern-minimal-floor-lamp-with.html

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Panto Beam, Verner Panton (1998)

http://eblefurnishing.com

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Parentesi Lamp, Achille Castiglioni (1971)

http://www.coffeeklatch.be/en/interview/2015-05/56/stef-bakker

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