Morning Paper 12-29-16

THINKERS SPACE

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The architectural details are a sight to behold as well. We’re talking high ceilings, marble floors, and Serlian windows that open up to balconies with stunning views of the lagoon. It’s no surprise that over the years this property has been home to many other artists looking to be inspired on a daily basis.

Read more on http://www.housebeautiful.com/design-inspiration/real-estate/news/a7625/friedrich-nietzsche-home-for-sale/

BREAKING BOUNDARIES 

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“I came to realize that I was being condemned, not by lack of ability, but by my color,” Williams wrote in a 1937 essay. “I wanted to vindicate every ability I had. I wanted to acquire new abilities. I wanted to prove that I, as an individual, deserved a place in the world.”

Read more on http://www.architecturalrecord.com/articles/12096-the-boundary-breaking-career-of-aia-gold-medal-winner-paul-revere-williams

FAKE IT

 

Don’t have a designated office? Don’t worry: You can still create a working space wherever you have a little bit of extra space. “Create room for a small desk in your living area, bedroom, or even dining area,” Harrison says. “You can add floating shelves above it to house office supplies and display decorative objects.” Ta-da, an office nook.

Read more on http://www.realsimple.com/home-organizing/decorating/home-office-decor

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