The World Economic Forum named the United Arab Emirates the #12th most #competitive nation globally for 2014-2015, a jump of seven ranks from last year. That ranking puts it ahead of countries such as Canada, Denmark and South Korea. The nation also leads all the #Middle East and #North African countries. وضع المنتدى الاقتصادي العالمي دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة في المرتبة 12 بين أكثر الدول تنافسية خلال 2014 – 2015، وبذلك تكون الإمارات قد قفزت على اللائحة سبعة مراكز منذ العام الماضي. وهذا الترتيب يضع الإمارات أمام دول أخرى متقدمة مثل كندا والدنمارك وكوريا الجنوبية. كما تأتي الإمارات على رأس دول الشرق الأوسط وشمال أفريقيا. Dubai Pictures Gallery by adnecgroup http://ift.tt/1ubjmDc Dubai Hotel Deals & Cheap Flights to Dubai
While known as a photographer through work for hip publications like Vice and Intro Magazine, multitalented Lansom creates each Sputnik Lamp by hand in her light, airy Parisian atelier. Drawing on an innate feeling for color, she carefully selects her palate of yarns, pulling each string taut around a geometric frame until a complex interwoven pattern emerges.
Concentrated, laborious, and tricky weaving results in these delicately graphic, semi-transparent lampshades. Whether hanging from the ceiling or standing on the floor, illuminated or not, these gorgeous creations have a serene and subtle allure—the international style press certainly went crazy for them when they were released earlier this year.
The Aviator’s villa is an exploration of the idea of “gravity” and its representation as a concept made into space. The house appears as a static reproduction of the dynamics of flight, as well as a depiction of a “supported” ground