25 november 2010

The pick of Europe's art deco hotels....

Lisboa, Hotel Britânia by Cassiano Branco, 1943
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According to The Guardian....congratulations Britânia !

23 november 2010

Tallon House....

Dublin, 1970, by Ronald Tallon

21 november 2010

GJ Chair....

Grete Jalk, 1963

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13 november 2010

Sam Bell Beach House....



San Diego, 1965, by Dale Naegle
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Nothing to do with "good taste" .... but a lot of foolishness.

12 november 2010

The Round House....





Glenellyn, IL. 1958, by Don Erickson
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Round houses are expensive and difficult to build....and this pearl is gone.

Harwell Hamilton Harris....1937


photo: Mark Willis
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Another "Entenza House" in Santa Monica....by this talented architect.

I never get tired of this house....

Entenza House, LA, 1949, by Charles Eames and Eero Saarinen

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10 november 2010

Novocomum....

Como, 1929, by Giuseppe Terragni

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08 november 2010

Raidió Teilifís Éireann....

1960-73, by Scott-Tallon-Walker Architects

06 november 2010

Papaverhof....


Den Haag, 1921, by Jan Wils
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..the similarities are many.

05 november 2010

Walsh Street....

..the Robin Boyd house in South Yarra, 1959
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..thank`s Margarita M.

Van Nellefabriek....

Rotterdam, Johannes Brinkman and Leendert van der Vlugt, 1929
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..and here.

04 november 2010

Móveis Olaio....










photos: Estúdio Horácio Novais (1960`s ?)
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The former portuguese furniture brand "Olaio" and their "nordic style". You will find better design elsewhere but....in terms of quality, this is the best you can get.

02 november 2010

Ciudad Cienfuegos....

Cuba, 1960`s (?)

St. Peter's Seminary....


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..the altar
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Cardross, 1966, by Gillespie, Kidd & Coia