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X+living completes chongqing zhongshuge bookstore in china with escher-like stairs

the chongqing zhongshuge bookstore by shanghai-based firm X+living celebrates the landscape and historical sites of its namesake chinese city, chongqing. the two-floor store invites visitors into a theatrical interior, typical of the studio’s design approach, packed with lampshade-shaped bookshelves, an escher-like reading area, and a colorful children’s room with drawings of the city’s landscape, buildings …

Designs

the swiss pavilion turns into nightclub with film installation by pauline boudry / renate lorenz

at the 58th venice art biennale, artist duo pauline boudry / renate lorenz have transformed the swiss pavilion into a vast immersive environment reminiscent of a nightclub. moving backwards is centered around a film installation in which five performers from diverse dance backgrounds experiment with backward movements as a potential tool for producing alternative forms …

Art Work

Candid Charcoal and Oil Paint Portraits of South African Children by Nelson Makamo

 Art #Johannesburg #kids #painting #portraits May 30, 2019 Kate Sierzputowski Nelson Makamo, “We are Angels with Dirty Faces,” all documentation by Andile Buka Johannesburg, South Africa-based artist Nelson Makamo (previously) uses paint and charcoal to create works that capture the candid nature of childhood. His subjects are often South African children, including his 11 …

Impressive Designs

Design Milk Travels to… Tbilisi, Georgia

The Georgian capital of Tbilisi is currently experiencing a boon in tourism, catering to Russian and European tourists drawn to the city’s colorful pastiche of dilapidated, yet captivating architecture peeling away toward inevitable modernization. A waft of international capital and cosmopolitan luxury perfumes the air everywhere today, but at the moment, the city still retains …