New York City - Soho/Nolita Loft. 1200 sq. ft. modern decor artists loft with 12 foot ceilings and air conditioning. The loft is in the back of the building so it's very quiet. Master bedroom with queen size bed. Kids room with twin loft bed and twin sofa bed. Den/office with queen size sofa bed. solaennuevayork.com
Artist Alicia Martin's tornado of books shoot out a window like a burst of water from a giant hose. The Spain-based artist's sculptural installation at Casa de America, Madrid depicts a cavalcade of books streaming out of the side of a building.
Here's a great use for an old-fashioned address book: write down cocktail recipes in them. The alphabetical tabs, bartending expert Jeffrey Morgenthaler writes, makes it quick and easy to look up a recipe for prep or to share with guests.