Mungo Thomson - Negative Space (2006)
The Floating Temple
How to Lift a Seven Million Pound, 112-year-old Building. Engineers first gutted the damaged interior and then supported the exterior walls with special scaffolding as they dug down to create space for a two story basement, so in actuality the building hasn’t even moved. The entire structure is now on stilts some 40 feet in the air and from some angles appears to be floating above ground. Photo By by Brian Hansen
Vincent van Gogh - From ‘Almond Blossoms’ Series (1888-1890)
1890 Midtown Manhattan, from 34th Street to 59th Street and from 1st Avenue to 6th Avenue.
Photos of famous landmarks while they were still under construction. http://io9.com/photos-of-famous-landmarks-while-they-were-still-under-510437453
London-based artist Jonty Hurwitz creates ‘Anamorphic Sculptures’ which only reveal themselves once facing a reflective cylinder.
Scientists use harmless but eye-catching red dye to track the flow of meltwater. Photo by Chris Linder.
“The screen manually scrolls paper maps that are attached to a cable that is similar to a modern mechanical speedometer. Thus, the scroll rate of the map is proportional to vehicle’s speed.”
Execution of Waffen-SS troops by the U.S. Army on April 29, 1945.
Camp Commandant Amon Goeth on the balcony of his house overlooking Plaszow forced labour camp. 1943-1944, Poland.