Switching Gears

Trenderfriend will be on a (somewhat) brief hiatus/retooling.  When we come back, we hope to be far more informative and interesting in ways that people haven’t thought of yet.  It’s just so crazy it might work, indeed. Stay tuned for something new.  Thanks for visiting during our short time online – we hope you’ll really…

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Today’s archiporn

This is the ‘El Centro Satellite’ campus center for Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago. Designed by the very cool architecture firm JGMA Limited, and completed in late 2014, it’s still an awe-inspiring piece of contemporary architecture. We think you’ll agree. http://chicago.curbed.com/2014/10/13/10036220/check-out-neius-new-colorchanging-el-centro-building http://jgma.co/projects/north-eastern-illinois-university-el-centro-campus/01.html

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Wednesday funday!

Since it’s not yet, kinda sorta, but not really Friday, here’s a little something awesome to help you out: The new Futurama Meme Generator, called “Morbotron” is here!!! Because I didn’t realize how much I really needed this until now! And neither will you! Even though I’d rather have newer episodes, but hillbillies would rather…

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Today’s archiporn

Architectural simplicity can be not just lovely but deceptively bold, as witnessed in this museum in Germany: This is the Celtic Museum in Glauburg, Germany. Designed by kadawittfeldarchitektur (a mouthful indeed), out of Aachen, Germany, the museum’s main viewing area looks out directly towards an archeological site, not far from the the museum location. Follow…

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