leisure 04.29.15

Hump Day


A preview of photographer George Steinmetz's aerial portrait of NYC, to be published later this year. Can't wait!



Good chance that Hearing Hands, a commercial by Samsung, will have you well up before it's over



The Art of Robert E. McGinnis is a book devoted to his irresistible work, which spanned book covers, the Breakfast of Tiffany's movie poster, and magazine assignments.



Tilted House by Snohetta. Off-kilter as artform



Rings by jeweler Sevan Biçakçi



Unruly Places: Lost Spaces, Secret Cities, and Other Inscrutable Geographies



And one of New York's lost spaces: the forgotten entrance to Clinton Hall (we did a little digital clean-up of the sign digitally)



From the folks at Cool Tools, a new site called Wink Fun, featuring games and toys for you or someone you know.



Photographer Filippo Romano focuses his lens on the social fabric of Nairobi's Mathare Slum



Neighborhood In Motion: One Neighborhhood, One Month, No Cars



Engineered wood, aka mass timber, is used to make 'plyscrapers'—an interesting sustainable alternative to glass and steel.



Why does grape candy taste so fake?








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