Posts Tagged: Architecture

Google Street View – NYFD Engine Company 44

– New York Fire Dept. – Engine Company 44 For me the most iconic of architectural landmarks in New York are the New York Fire Departments buildings. This is the building of Engine Company 44 which sits at 221 E

Google Street View – NYFD Engine Company 44

– New York Fire Dept. – Engine Company 44 For me the most iconic of architectural landmarks in New York are the New York Fire Departments buildings. This is the building of Engine Company 44 which sits at 221 E

Google Street View – West Village, New York

New York’s Narrowest Building 75 1/2 Bedford Street, otherwise known as New York’s narrowest house, built in 1873 has been home to Cary Grant and John Barrymore, among others. It stands 9 feet 6 inches (2.9 meters) narrow, and is

Google Street View – West Village, New York

New York’s Narrowest Building 75 1/2 Bedford Street, otherwise known as New York’s narrowest house, built in 1873 has been home to Cary Grant and John Barrymore, among others. It stands 9 feet 6 inches (2.9 meters) narrow, and is

Google Street View – Manhattan, New York

Narrowest buildings in New York City – 134 E 62nd Street I love the architecture in New York, especially the Dutch influenced, narrow, old brick townhouses. This one on 134 E 62nd Street was built in 1910 and is 12.6

Google Street View – Manhattan, New York

Narrowest buildings in New York City – 134 E 62nd Street I love the architecture in New York, especially the Dutch influenced, narrow, old brick townhouses. This one on 134 E 62nd Street was built in 1910 and is 12.6

Google Street View – Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA

Travelling without moving – Pendarvis, Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA Love the clapperboad style architecture of some traditional houses in the U.S. They have an elegant utilitarian aspect to them which I really like.

Google Street View – Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA

Travelling without moving – Pendarvis, Mineral Point, Wisconsin, USA Love the clapperboad style architecture of some traditional houses in the U.S. They have an elegant utilitarian aspect to them which I really like.

Urban sketching – Vestergade, Aarhus

Sketching the building opposite, while drinking in my favorite Coffee House in Aarhus yesterday, Streetcafe, on Vestergade. Often the best moments are made up of the simplest of pleasures, nice music courtesy of The National, a good coffee and a

Urban sketching – Vestergade, Aarhus

Sketching the building opposite, while drinking in my favorite Coffee House in Aarhus yesterday, Streetcafe, on Vestergade. Often the best moments are made up of the simplest of pleasures, nice music courtesy of The National, a good coffee and a

Umanbn in New York

I have just returned from a trip to one of the greatest cities on the planet, New York. Certainly one of the most inspiring, not just the people, but the whole energy of the place, the food, the shops, the

Umanbn in New York

I have just returned from a trip to one of the greatest cities on the planet, New York. Certainly one of the most inspiring, not just the people, but the whole energy of the place, the food, the shops, the

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Old abandoned Houses

  There is something I like about old houses. Like old people, their faces tell a story. They stand for some kind of failure, because in the end they collapse. Yet at the same time, they tell a story of

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Old abandoned Houses

  There is something I like about old houses. Like old people, their faces tell a story. They stand for some kind of failure, because in the end they collapse. Yet at the same time, they tell a story of

Evolution of a Blog

As we’ve been clearing out the house in preparation for our move my head has been constantly stuck in clean-up mode. Hence when I plugged my self into the world wide web today, I decided it was time that I

Evolution of a Blog

As we’ve been clearing out the house in preparation for our move my head has been constantly stuck in clean-up mode. Hence when I plugged my self into the world wide web today, I decided it was time that I

Moving House

We are moving house, so you might have some idea what that means. It means sorting through a great mountain of stuff which accumulates over time and which is buried beneath another great pile of stuff, which is just a

Moving House

We are moving house, so you might have some idea what that means. It means sorting through a great mountain of stuff which accumulates over time and which is buried beneath another great pile of stuff, which is just a

Ballenberg – Swiss Architecture

There is a fantastic open-air museum at Ballenberg, near Interlaken, at the very center of Switzerland. It is beautifully organized in woodland and meadow, to represent a geographical map of Switzerland, depicting by area a historical collection of rural buildings

Ballenberg – Swiss Architecture

There is a fantastic open-air museum at Ballenberg, near Interlaken, at the very center of Switzerland. It is beautifully organized in woodland and meadow, to represent a geographical map of Switzerland, depicting by area a historical collection of rural buildings