Where do these super huge 70-foot arrows all across America lead to?

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in News on Monday 26 January 2015

Fear not. These 70-foot concrete arrows bisecting the United States from San Francisco to New York City are not the work of scheming aliens. They were placed by the diligent US Postal Service’s Air Force way back in 1924 to guide their postal planes as they deliver mail from coast to coast.

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Fabrice Le Nezet turns raw concrete into ‘light’ installations

Mareike Muller Contributor

By Mareike Muller in New Art on Wednesday 5 June 2013

If you want to know if art made out of concrete can look lightweight the answer is a resounding yes! Artist and designer Fabrice Le Nezet created a series of enormous installations made from concrete blocks tamed by colourful metal tubing. This series, Measure, is a wondrous combination of raw and industrial materials transforming into […]

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Concrete steps to stab that cigarette out

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Design on Wednesday 19 December 2012

Now, now, we can’t see any compelling reason as to why cigarettes should rest on top of miniature staircases. Designed by Nobuhiro Sato, the Kiso ashtray is entirely concrete too, in case you feel the urge to stub out your cig on the pavement without actually running afoul of the law.

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Concrete Wallpaper by Piet Boon

Rebekah Rhoden Contributor

By Rebekah Rhoden in New Design on Saturday 29 September 2012

If you really want to make a statement with your interior design, add a touch of urban flair to a room with Piet Boon’s Concrete Wallpaper. Printed on heavy-duty paper in super high resolution, this wall paper is sure to give any space a unique look. There are many different styles and colors to choose from, but regardless of what you pick, you’re sure to have an interesting room.

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