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Arcadia (Design Paradise)

The idea of Arcadia is different than the actual place. The “mythical” place that is Arcadia really got started in the Renaissance. Arcadia is usually associated with an unspoiled wilderness without societies, a time before man was civilized. 1,121 more words

Architecture

History

Our history tells us what we are,
Our present tells us where we need to go,
Our future is what we desire.

Our history does not have to control us, 71 more words

Life

Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi


Our reporters are at the world’s eight largest Mosque that was planned by the late president of the United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, who wanted to establish a structure that brought the cultural diversity of Islam with that of art and architecture. 183 more words

Stylish Heath

Architecture That Makes The Most of Indoor-Outdoor Living

New feature up on Design Milk!

“Los Angeles-based architect William Hefner and his interior designer wife, Kazuko Hoshino, recognized the trend of clients wanting modern homes that blend the interior and exterior with the help of landscaping and a clean, simple aesthetic.” ~ 12 more words

Studio William Hefner

Los Angeles. Union Station.

Union Station is by far one of the most beautiful train stations I’ve ever been to. From the outside it looks more like a church, surrounded by tall palm trees, but the true beauty is inside: the old waiting room with chandeliers, terracotta tiles and marble, leather seats and high windows. 51 more words

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The Real LA: The Getty

LA’s biggest museum sits on top of the Santa Monica mountains with views of the whole city and the ocean. It is free admission, but parking is around $10. 61 more words

Los Angeles