Tonight’s crash pad: got a condo right on the edge of Old Fort York, where the glass and steel of City Place runs up against 19th century barracks.

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"It is more important than ever to re-conceptulise existing cities and their systems of infrastructure, to be compact, mixed use and polycentric cities."

- Steffen Lehmann - Green Urbanism: Formulating a Series of Holistic Principles. (via socio-logic)

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fuckyeahtattoos:

Pizza or DIE!

by Brynn Sladky

Blacklist Tattoo, Portland, Oregon USA

I don’t know about you, blacklilypie, but this tattoo really speaks to me for some reason.

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streetartglobal:

Brilliant piece by day and by night by Nemos from Italy (http://globalstreetart.com/nemos).

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blushingcheekymonkey:

egon schiele - alte giebelhäuser in krumau (1917)

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jthenr-comics-vault:

Silver Age Doctor Strange comics were the tripiest comics ever

STRANGE TALES #154 (March 1967) 
"Clea Must Die!"
Art by Marie Severin 
Words by Stan Lee

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oldpainting:

Charles-August Mengin, Sappho, 1877

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National Geographic Magazine, July 1988, “When the Moors Ruled Spain”.

Photo: Bruno Barbey

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sharkchunks:

And this is the good guy…

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sisterwolf:

Dog Child, a North West Mounted Police scout, and his wife, The Only Handsome Woman, members of the Blackfoot Nation, Gleichen, Alberta, ca. 1890

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thedoppelganger:

Forever piling absurd amounts of makeup on my face for The Style Con. Go look at my latest editorial called Texture Play.

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viα michaelmoonsbookshop: Beautiful book cover c1905 with gilt spider and bird design.

This is pretty enough that I’ll forgive the fact that spiders aren’t actually insects.

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The tomb of Cardinal Cinzio Passeri Aldobrandini (1551 – 1 January 1610). San Pietro in Vincoli Rome, Italy  (via)

The tomb of Cardinal Cinzio Passeri Aldobrandini (1551 – 1 January 1610). San Pietro in Vincoli Rome, Italy  (via)

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Under the Aegis of Mars, Louis XIII’s golden gorget (details), c-1630

Under the Aegis of Mars, Louis XIII’s golden gorget (details), c-1630

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"Most bouts last only minutes, with but one rule: A fighter may not kill his opponent. If that occurs, the offender and his family are banished, their property is confiscated, and a daughter may be given to the victim’s family." 

National Geographic Magazine, February 1991, “The Eloquent Surma of Ethiopia”.

Photos: Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher

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