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Vliegeren voor gevordenen

Vliegeren voor gevordenen

“It took six people to get the mammoth kite airborne, said Maggie Mok, the co-founder of a kite-flying enthusiast group known as Show Kites Singapore.” Straitstimes.com/…makes-waves-online (via BB)

Nan Goldin over Julia Margaret Cameron

Nan Goldin over Julia Margaret Cameron

“It’s a celebration of love, which for me is the highest thing art can do.” Nan Goldin aan het woord over een van haar grote voorbeelden, de Britse fotografe Julia Margaret Cameron (1815-1879). Artistproject.metmuseum.org/6/nan-goldin/

Frank Lloyd Wright gerestaureerd

Frank Lloyd Wright gerestaureerd

“MoMA conservator Ellen Moody prepares a wood and paperboard model of Frank Lloyd Wright’s St. Mark’s-in-the-Bouwerie Towers for restoration. The St. Mark’s Tower model will be one of many featured in the upcoming exhibition “Frank Lloyd Wright at 150: Unpacking...

Illegaal priemgetal

Illegaal priemgetal

“85650789657397829 + 1402 more digits is an illegal number. To understand why this is, we need to learn a little bit of cryptology, a little bit of math, and a little bit of programming.” Youtu.be/LnEyjwdoj7g (via Kottke)

Handgemaakt papier uit Japan

Handgemaakt papier uit Japan

“In the pre-industrial age, washi-making was seasonal. Farmers planted the paper mulberry (kozo), mitsumata, and gampi plants essential to the process along with their food crops. Come havest-time, they would soak these plants’ fibrous inner barks until they were soft...

De eerste shopping mall ooit (1956)

De eerste shopping mall ooit (1956)

“Southdale Mall still exists. It is situated off I-494, south of downtown Minneapolis […]” “It does not seem like a historic building, which is precisely why it is one. Fifty years ago, Victor Gruen designed a fully enclosed, introverted, multitiered,...

Mannen met een hobby (deel 19)

“TrainGuy’s Lego Train Set 2016. There is about 50 meters of Lego track where the train travels throughout the set. With the help of friends setting it up.” Youtu.be/ai7DHG4w1U0 (via Neatorama)