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zoetica:

One of my all time favorites, Nikolai Lutohin. These are all from the 1970s issues of then-Yugoslavian science magazine Galaksija.

Bonus: a massive collection of gorgeous, super-saturated Galaksija covers. Prepare to be engrossed.

(Source: socks-studio.com)

mymodernmet:

This may be the closest you’ll ever come to stepping inside a painting. Showing at the MOCA Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles until June 8 is one massive installation that consists of thousands of thin paper sheets hanging beautifully in mid-air. Artist Jacob Hashimoto combines traditional kite-making techniques and painting into sculptural environments to create the third and final edition of his series Gas Giant.

poplifeplus:

Toshi Ichiyanagi. IBM for Merce Cunningham. 1960 (Fluxus Edition announced 1963). Score. Master for the Fluxus Edition, typed and drawn by George Maciunas, New York. Ink, typewriting, and graphite on transparentized paper, 11 9/16 x 8 1/4″ (29.3 x 21 cm)

Toshi Ichiyanagi. Music for Electric Metronome. 1960 (Fluxus Edition announced 1963). Score. Master for the Fluxus Edition, typed and drawn by George Maciunas, New York. Ink and typewriting on transparentized paper, 11 3/16 x 15 3/16″ (28.4 x 38.5 cm)

Yasunao Tone. Anagram for Strings. 1961 (Fluxus Edition released 1963). Score. Master for the Fluxus Edition, typed and drawn by George Maciunas, New York. Ink and typewriting on transparentized paper, 8 1/4 x 11 11/16 (21 x 29.6 cm)

http://www.moma.org/explore/inside_out/2012/12/21/exhibiting-fluxus-keeping-score-in-tokyo-1955-1970-a-new-avant-garde

(via archidose)

archimaps:

Pier Luigi Nervi’s Hangar interior, Orvieto

archimaps:

Pier Luigi Nervi’s Hangar interior, Orvieto

atlasofaffinities:

Military Map, Mawangdui, 168 BC
(In 1973 three silk maps were found in Tomb 3 (dated 168 BC) of the early Western Han tomb complex at Mawangdui : Topographic Map, Military Map, Prefecture Map)

atlasofaffinities:

Military Map, Mawangdui, 168 BC

(In 1973 three silk maps were found in Tomb 3 (dated 168 BC) of the early Western Han tomb complex at Mawangdui : Topographic Map, Military Map, Prefecture Map)

fuckyeahbrutalism:

Middle School, St. Imier, Switzerland, 1963
(Frédéric Brugger)

fuckyeahbrutalism:

Middle School, St. Imier, Switzerland, 1963

(Frédéric Brugger)