“I’m interested in music, not in my image. If someone plays something fantastic that I could never have thought of, it makes me happy to know it exists.”
Completely independent from city water and electricity, this beautiful house in Spain has managed to maintain off the grid.
Located relatively close to fresh water streams, this house has ample access to fresh water. This fresh water access is beneficial since hydroelectricity is used to maintain the house during winter.
Keira Knightley photographed by Ellen von Unwerth for Vogue Italia, January 2011
“A series of hollowed-out television sets frame beguiling scenes imagined in Xiangxi’s works, begun while studying sculpture at the Guangzhou Academy of Fine Art.
Situated in a small creative community in Hei Qiao Cun on the northeastern edge of the city, his studio is littered with second-hand appliances like washing machines, which become the sites of miniature worlds inspired by locations such as his old workspace in Guangzhou, the workers’ dormitory he once lived in, his parent’s sitting room, the interior of a train carriage—even his dream home. They are replicas rendered faithfully, but playfully, often using the cement, brick, glass, stone or paper materials found in their life-sized equivalents.”