Ski lift bench is pretty brilliant. -- Canadian studio Cargo Architecture used a restrained materials palette for this woodland vacation cottage, which has a swing seat and a wood store built into its facade.
A historic church in the Spanish city of llanera was transformed into a skate-park earlier this year by La Iglesia Skate; titled Kaos Temple, it has now undergone a second, more colorful transformation at the hands of street-artist Okuda San Miguel.
Carlis Amorales - "Black Cloud": An art installation in the Philadelphia Museum of Art made up of thousands of black paper butterflies (or are they moths?), entitled Black Cloud by the artist Carlos Amorales.
Zaha HadidSwarm - light and dark The Swarm chandelier by Zaha Hadid, made of lots and lots of black Swarovski crystals. In the entrance hall of the V&A Museum, London.uk/collections/contemporary/swarm/index.html for more details.