Gorgeous Fogo Island Eco-Hotel Rises on Stilts in Canada

October 29, 2013 by  
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Tower Studio is a Stark Art Retreat on Canada’s Fogo Island

April 23, 2012 by  
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Called the  Tower Studio , this geometric art retreat cuts a striking silhouette into the wild landscape of Fogo Island, which is one of the earliest inhabited areas of Canada. Designed by  Saunders Architecture , the studio is one of six artists residences commissioned by the Shorefast Foundation and the  Fogo Island Arts Corporation , which aim to create an economic and cultural rejuvenation of life on the island  in responsible, self-sustaining ways that respect the tradition and history of the area. Read the rest of Tower Studio is a Stark Art Retreat on Canada’s Fogo Island Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: artists studios , building weathering , cultural revival , Eco Architecture , Fogo Island , fogo island arts corporation , fogo island inn , long studio , newfoundland canada , rural tourism , saunder architecture , Shorefast Foundation , site-specific architecture , Sustainable Building , Todd Saunders , tower studio

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Tower Studio is a Stark Art Retreat on Canada’s Fogo Island

Tower Studio is a Stark Art Retreat on Canada’s Fogo Island

April 23, 2012 by  
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Called the  Tower Studio , this geometric art retreat cuts a striking silhouette into the wild landscape of Fogo Island, which is one of the earliest inhabited areas of Canada. Designed by  Saunders Architecture , the studio is one of six artists residences commissioned by the Shorefast Foundation and the  Fogo Island Arts Corporation , which aim to create an economic and cultural rejuvenation of life on the island  in responsible, self-sustaining ways that respect the tradition and history of the area. Read the rest of Tower Studio is a Stark Art Retreat on Canada’s Fogo Island Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: artists studios , building weathering , cultural revival , Eco Architecture , Fogo Island , fogo island arts corporation , fogo island inn , long studio , newfoundland canada , rural tourism , saunder architecture , Shorefast Foundation , site-specific architecture , Sustainable Building , Todd Saunders , tower studio

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Ferrari-Inspired Italo High-Speed Train Will Hit the Tracks in Italy

April 23, 2012 by  
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That flash of red whizzing by you in Italy now may not necessarily be a Ferrari sports car – it could be a new high-speed train inspired by the car company’s reputation for top performance. Ferrari’s president, Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, has partnered with luxury goods company Tod’s and French rail firm SNCF to launch Nuovo Transporto Viaggiatori , a new private high speed rail network. What NVT bills as Europe’s most modern train, the Italo , will debut on April 28th as service begins between Milan and Naples. Read the rest of Ferrari-Inspired Italo High-Speed Train Will Hit the Tracks in Italy Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Ferrari , Ferrari train , high speed rail , italian design , italo , italo train , Luca Cordero di Montezemolo , Milan , Naples , Nuovo Transporto Viaggiatori , NVT , rail , Recycled Materials , rome , SNCF , Tiburtina station , Tod’s

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