Get Fired Up at Funke Fired Arts!: my feature on one of the most unique creative facilities in Cincinnati.
Suburban Tipi: this project by Cranbrook student John Paananen takes “the fused nomadic home designs of the yurt, tipi, and igloo” and slips “the straitjacket of suburban values, materials, and methods of construction over them.”
Nastiest Retailer in New York Barks at Customers and Eats Workers’ Food : Ha! I always thought that The Sock Man was having a sordid affair with his street-vending neighbor, the crystal lady.
I’ll Meet you at Valencia and Falcon: an 1861 map of San Francisco shows the planned street grid extension and proposed street names that didn’t make the cut.
Brooklyn Redrawn: “Sarah Bostwick, Rebecca Layton, and Karla Wozniak all draw upon Brooklyn’s past and present urban structures to convey the visual complexity of competing commercial, architectural, and real estate interests in the borough in which they work and live.”
Dude Has Red Hook’s Demolished Revere Dome Tattooed on His Shoulder: speaking of drawing Brooklyn, there’s this…