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Mir is a creative studio that specialises in portraying unbuilt architecture.

We aim to produce images that are outside the “3d architectural visualization” category. Our focus is on creating a unique overall feeling in the image, instead of forcefully instructing the viewer in what to think and feel about the project. A Mir image gives space for an individual experience. 1.Natural light We want to create images that humans instinctively relate to and connect with. Manipulating away shadows or faking light can backfire and result in images that feel “disguisive” and unnatural. 2.Unforced process Strawberry cake and T-bone steak are both

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The Nest Collection by Form Us With Love

Form Us With Love recently created the Nest Collection for +Halle. The series provides an unpronounced divider to the traditional lounge area, by simply creating layers of both high and low seating. The heights offers a sense of privacy, whilst maintaining the comfort of a relaxed armchair. "With Nest, you can create a perfect room-in-a-room feeling without having to add traditional tall room dividers or high back sofas," commented Martin Halle, Brand and communication director at +Halle. "When first installed it was evident that people were sitting next to each other-at

Art, New York

Archtober 2016 Building of the Day

Archtober is accepting nominations for projects to be included in New York City's month-long festival of architecture and design. Each day in October 2016, the event will feature a Building of the Day as a noon-time, architect-led tour. Building of the Day tours are the centerpiece of Archtober. With the goal of making exemplary architecture and the work of architects more accessible to the general public, the lunchtime tours, led by the project's architect, generate international publicity and provide a platform for engagement in important issues in the New York City bu

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LAMP 2016 Lighting Design Competition: Call for Entries

L A M P (Lighting Architecture Movement Project) is calling for entries for its fourth annual international lighting design competition. The competition challenges designers to approach their light fixtures with the guidance of a singular word. This year's theme is Cosmic. There are three categories for submission: student, emerging, and established designers. Submissions will open on June 1st and close on August 15th, 2016.

Design Competition, New York

Nautilus Glass Tables

We have created full CG visuals for Nautilus - manufacturer of glass tables. We focused on the visual authenticity and overall believability of catalogue pictures. Some of sitting furniture were scanned. We have created full CG visuals for Nautilus - manufacturer of glass tables. We focused on the visual authenticity and overall believability of catalogue pictures. Some of sitting furniture were scanned.  

Design Competition, New York

Tokyo Pop Lab Competition Results

The winners have been announced for the Bee Breeders Tokyo Pop Lab architecture competition. The competition brief called for the design of a new program for the study and production of pop culture media. The unique and original nature of the brief resulted in submissions varying considerably, from fairly pragmatic to completely ideological. The winning submissions were chosen for their well considered definition of popular culture, the clarity of their representation, and their clear concept of the structure of the laboratory's program. The first place winners are a

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Evolo Skyscrapers: Limited Edition Book

Established in 2006, the eVolo Skyscraper Competition has become the world's most prestigious award for high-rise architecture. The contest recognizes outstanding ideas that redefine skyscraper design through the implementation of new technologies, materials, programs, aesthetics, and spatial organizations. Studies on globalization, flexibility, adaptability, and the digital revolution are some of the multi-layered elements of the competition. It is an investigation on the public and private space and the role of the individual and the collective in the creation of dynam