Nascent Ideas


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I now have a tumblr page, I’m probably going to be posting a lot of the stuff I used to post on this blog on there instead and keep the blog as a process/portfolio blog.

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Mexico City Aerial Photos
January 10, 2008, 8:17 pm
Filed under: Art, Design, Inspiration, Modernism, Photography, Pop Culture, Property

Absolutely amazing, possibly the best photos i’ve seen for years. Click here to view



Massive Letterpress
November 13, 2007, 12:12 pm
Filed under: Art, Design, Inspiration, Letterpress, Modernism, Photography, Property, Typography

Wouldn’t you just love to see someone run some ink over that and make a print? (It’s not letterpress really of course, it’s “just” the front of a car park).

Simon Henley’s new book, The Architecture of Parking, casts an objective eye over car parks, one of the most important but most neglected building types of the modern era, and finds a strange and haunting beauty”

Via Swiss Miss



Keep Calm and Carry On Van
October 13, 2007, 9:19 am
Filed under: Advertising, Design, Inspiration, Modernism, Photography, Pop Culture, Property, Typography

Seen on the streets of Brighton.



No Logo Sao Paulo
August 27, 2007, 4:47 pm
Filed under: Design, Inspiration, Photography, Pop Culture, Property, Street Art

These photos have been everywhere and by now I think most everybody knows the story behind Sao Paulo’s recent decision to remove all advertising from their city but PingMag has a nice little feature where they’ve gone more in depth into the photos with the man who took them. Take a look here.



Modernist Homes
August 10, 2007, 1:42 pm
Filed under: Design, Inspiration, Modernism, Pop Culture, Property

I go here when I want to have a little cry about London property.

The Modern House