Apr 4, 2011

Incredible Cement Factory Conversion in Barcelona [30 pics]

Incredible Cement Factory Conversion in Barcelona [30 pics]

Photograph by Ricardo Bofill The cement factory conversion by Ricardo Bofill in Barcelona, Spain is one of the most interesting the Sifter has seen to date. With over 30 silos, multiple buildings and towering ceilings throughout, the space is incredibly raw and presents countless design challenges. Now a multi-purpose facility with an office, residence,…

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Apr 3, 2011

Picture of the Day: Central Park at Night

Picture of the Day: Central Park at Night

CENTRAL PARK AT NIGHT Photographs by ANDREW MACE Photographer’s Description: Looking north from around 57th Street over Central Park and the Upper West Side. You can see the George Washington Bridge faintly. via Andrew Mace on Flickr

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Apr 2, 2011

Picture of the Day: Rago National Park, Norway

Picture of the Day: Rago National Park, Norway

RAGO NATIONAL PARK, NORWAY Rago National Park is a national park in the county of Nordland, Norway and borders Sweden’s Padjelanta National Park. Lakes Storskogvatnet and Litlverivatnet lie within the park along with several glaciers in the southeastern area. via Reddit

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Apr 2, 2011

Subsidies [Comic Strip]

Subsidies [Comic Strip]

COMIC BY BILL WATTERSON

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Apr 1, 2011

The Friday Shirk Report – Volume 103

The Friday Shirk Report – Volume 103

Welcome to the Friday Shirk Report where you will find the 20 funniest images, 10 most interesting articles, and 5 most viral videos from the previous week of sifting. Enjoy! *For those that prefer the links open in a new tab/window, try holding the CTRL key whilst clicking a link with your mouse Stay…

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Mar 31, 2011

Picture of the Day: A Castle in Miami?!?

Picture of the Day: A Castle in Miami?!?

A CASTLE IN MIAMI?!? Photographs by FLORIDAPHOTO.COM Apparently the moat keeps the Black Knight at bay… This is one of the most extravagant properties I’ve seen in quite some time. It’s owned by architect Charles Sieger (of Sieger Suarez), who has designed over $10 billion in real estate properties.…

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Mar 31, 2011

The Harry Winston Opus Watch Series

The Harry Winston Opus Watch Series

For the last eleven years, Harry Winston has partnered with a master horologist to create an exclusive and groundbreaking timepiece that reflects an unprecedented journey of collaboration and innovation. It is known simply as The Opus. 2011 heralds the latest addition to the vaunted Opus series, the Opus 11, in partnership with legendary watchmaker…

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