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"The Architecture of Kowloon Walled City"

“The Architecture of Kowloon Walled City”

Architecture Daily has an excerpt from City of Darkness detailing the development of Hong Kong’s Kowloon Walled City. “By the 1970s, the City had filled out to its maximised form, with buildings of up to 14 storeys in height, and virtually no ground level daylight penetration save at its centre. Its density was estimated to have reached a mere 7 square feet per person. The yamen area had somehow…

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Killers’ Style

Killers’ Style

The Gutter’s own Keith has started a new side project, Killers’ Style, exploring the style of well-dressed villains. His first post is a look at Hannibal Lecter’s full Windsor knot.

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A House Based on Biogenetic Forms

A House Based on Biogenetic Forms

Behold the creepily organic splendor of Gonzalo Vaíllo Martínez’ design for a house.  “Organic louvred panels incorporated into the building’s skin open and close like gills, while other openings stretch and widen to adjust the amount of light entering the interior.”

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"Gang War" Scene from The Raid 2/Berandal

“Gang War” Scene from The Raid 2/Berandal

Gareth Evans has shared a deleted scene from the upcoming Berandal / The Raid 2. As Evans says: “Just to clarify, this isn’t something we had to cut for censorship. We removed this back in December during editing.”

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The Graves of Russian Mafiya BossesDenis Tarasov has photographed the elaborate graves of Russian and Ukrainian organized crime bossesView Post

The Graves of Russian Mafiya Bosses

Denis Tarasov has photographed the elaborate graves of Russian and Ukrainian organized crime bosses

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RIP, Ida PollockAuthor Ida Pollock has died. Writing under multiple noms de plume, Pollock published 120 books and…View Post

RIP, Ida Pollock

Author Ida Pollock has died. Writing under multiple noms de plume, Pollock published 120 books and…

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Fantasy CartographyJonathan Roberts mapped Westeros for The Land of Ice And Fire, see his fantasy maps and read an…View Post

Fantasy Cartography

Jonathan Roberts mapped Westeros for The Land of Ice And Fire, see his fantasy maps and read an…

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