The colourful domes of Hormuz Island, Iran. Via Always Under Construction.
Incredible! Via Troy Litten.
Read more here. Via Always Under Construction.
A fantastic collection of old glass brick catalogues.
In 1773 Johann David Steingruber created a complete alphabet of mythical letter shaped buildings & their floorplans. The full book is here.
A growing collection of photos by Adam Wiseman. It collates the ‘free architecture’ of Mexico & India. Rule bending buildings which are often colourful & complex.
A website exploring the bath houses of Japan, in all their wonderful pastel glory. All work by Stephanie Crohin.
From the 1960s, travelling salesmen plates which indicated glaze options for ceramic factories. Click each image for source.
You can find the full book here.
Hong Kong neon in the 1970s/80s. Part of this brilliant archive from the era. Photos by Keith Macgregor.