“Superhouse” Architecture Interiors Book by Karen McCartney

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Superhouse: Architecture & Interiors Beyond the Everyday is a stunning 2014 book release from Penguin Books Australia and the latest title from Karen McCartney, founding editor of Inside Out magazine. For McCartney, the the difference between a normal building and a “superhouse” doesn’t hinge on size or wealth. Rather, it is imagination that makes the difference. In the Superhouse book, McCartney juxtaposes luxury homes and creative budget dwellings, emphasizing the diversity of “superhouses” to be found in all shapes and sizes in every corner of the world. The 336-page hardcover book serves as an inspiring and holistic guide to interior architecture, complete with text by McCartney, color photographs by Richard Powers, expert interviews, and architectural drawings. Find Superhouse at your local bookstore or online for  $79.99.

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Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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