How Funko Toy King Brian Mariotti Turned A California Castle Into His Dream House

It isn’t unusual to lust after a house in your neighborhood. But most people aren’t able to buy that house—and the property next door—when neither are for sale, and spend four years, and what contractors estimate was well over $20 million, including the purchase price, to recreate the home’s past—turning it from an aged, MoorishContinue reading “How Funko Toy King Brian Mariotti Turned A California Castle Into His Dream House”

Small Scale Los Angeles Landmarks By Kieran Wright

Originally from New Zealand, Kieran Wright has been calling Los Angeles home since 2016. He quickly developed a deep appreciation for Southern California’s iconic architecture and rich history. Whether it’s the Googie style of Rae’s Restaurant or the Mid-Century graphic design on Morgan Camera Shop’s facade, LA’s buildings are more than just brick and mortar;Continue reading “Small Scale Los Angeles Landmarks By Kieran Wright”

Check Out The Most Beautiful Taco Bell In The World

The Pacifica Taco Bell near San Francisco is legendary for its spectacular beachfront views and retro architecture.  The Taco Bell Cantina serves alcoholic beverages such as beer on draft and in bottles (local, imported, and domestic), booze infused Twisted Freezes (margaritas and other cocktails), and wine. The building was originally built in the late 60’sContinue reading “Check Out The Most Beautiful Taco Bell In The World”

LEGO To Release Roman Colosseum – Its Largest Brick Set Ever

This Black Friday, LEGO fans can take home a piece of history and re-create Rome’s most iconic landmark, with the awe-inspiring new LEGO Colosseum set.  Made up of 9,036 pieces, this is not only the largest LEGO brick set launched to date (taking the title from the LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon) it’s also beenContinue reading “LEGO To Release Roman Colosseum – Its Largest Brick Set Ever”

Spoke Art Announces Frank Lloyd Wright: Timeless 2020 Gallery Show

Spoke Art gallery and the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation are pleased to present the 2020 edition of our ongoing “Frank Lloyd Wright: Timeless” exhibition. Following three touring shows in 2019, Spoke Art returns to Taliesin West in Scottsdale, Arizona for their latest iteration of this dynamic and collaborative group show. Participating artists include: Jon Arvizu,Continue reading “Spoke Art Announces Frank Lloyd Wright: Timeless 2020 Gallery Show”

Singapore Shoppers Can Purchase Their Next Apple Device In A Floating Sphere On Marina Bay

Apple previewed Apple Marina Bay Sands, the first Apple Store to sit directly on the water. Appearing as a sphere floating on the iridescent Marina Bay, the store introduces a new and captivating retail experience at one of the most iconic locations in Singapore. Entirely surrounded by water, Apple Marina Bay Sands offers uninterrupted 360-degreeContinue reading “Singapore Shoppers Can Purchase Their Next Apple Device In A Floating Sphere On Marina Bay”

The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation & Spoke Art Gallery To Host A Pop-Up Art Exhibition, Frank Lloyd Wright: Timeless

The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and Spoke Art Gallery have joined forces to host a pop-up art exhibition, Frank Lloyd Wright: Timeless, at Wright’s winter home and desert laboratory, Taliesin West in Scottsdale, Arizona from June 15 – June 16. Following the debut of the show, the exhibition will travel to Spoke Art’s sister galleryContinue reading “The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation & Spoke Art Gallery To Host A Pop-Up Art Exhibition, Frank Lloyd Wright: Timeless”

German Observatory Transformed Into A Giant R2-D2

Professor Hubert Zitt, who is known for his fascinating lectures on Star Wars, Star Trek and other science fiction, saw the perfect opportunity to put his distinctive mark on the university where he works.  Zitt, along with his father-in-law and several helpful students, transformed the Zweibrücken Observatory of the Natural Science Association into a giantContinue reading “German Observatory Transformed Into A Giant R2-D2”

McDonald’s Opened A New Flagship Restaurant In Chicago That Resembles An Apple Store

McDonald’s newest restaurant is making a bold statement about the future of the chain. McDonald’s opened a new flagship restaurant in Chicago. It’s a glassy, 19,000-square-foot building that looks more like an Apple Store than a fast-food restaurant — and that’s exactly what the company intended. “We are proud to open the doors to thisContinue reading “McDonald’s Opened A New Flagship Restaurant In Chicago That Resembles An Apple Store”

LEGO Architecture Statue of Liberty

Bring a symbolic centerpiece to your home or office with this LEGO Architecture interpretation of the Statue of Liberty, a perfect marriage of architecture and sculpture. This impressive LEGO interpretation faithfully reproduces the monument’s harmonious blend of sculpture and architecture with its intricately detailed shield-lined pedestal, brick detailing and columned balconies. The beautifully crafted LadyContinue reading “LEGO Architecture Statue of Liberty”

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