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hand-stitched photographs mimic the berlin wall divide 30 years after its fall

in her series ‘berlin’, artist diane meyer has hand-sewn 43 photographs with embroidered elements that represent the former wall dividing the city. the series, titled ‘berlin’, overlays various elements in the images with each section of embroidery illustrating where the divide would have bisected or blocked views. the images are from a series of hand-embroidered …

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balbek bureau transforms old church in san francisco into 906 world cultural center

ukrainian architectural interior design firm balbek bureau has completed 906 world cultural center, a multi-functional architectural complex in a vibrant area of san francisco, california, comprising a three-level residential building transformed into co-living accommodation, an old church re-equipped as a modern event hall, and a freestanding educational center. the complex has been created as a …

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isay weinfeld completes ‘jardim’, a residential enclave at the heart of new york city

‘jardim’, the much-anticipated , including our interview with the brazilian architect. project info: name: jardimlocation: 527 west 27th street, new york, NYdevelopers: centaur properties LLC, greyscale development LLC architecture and design: isay weinfeld LLClandscape architecture: future greenconstruction management: pizzarotti IBC LLCexclusive marketing and sales: douglas elliman development marketing branding and marketing design: pandiscio CO. philip …

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someone ate maurizio cattelan’s $120,000 banana at art basel in miami

UPDATE 12/08/2019: new york-based performance artist david datuna ate maurizio cattelan’s $120.000 banana at art basel in miami. ‘I love maurizio cattelan’s artwork and I really love this installation, it’s very delicious,’ wrote datuna on his instagram account where he posted the whole performance called hungry artist. meanwhile, galerie perrotin insisted that the piece lives on: …