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Small Worlds Around the Big World

August 15, 2011

This post was inspired by my vacation planning and looking for miniature related things to do. After collecting a bunch of links, I thought I’d share it! The pictures above and below shows Miniaturk, a miniatures park at the Golden Horn of Istanbul in Turkey. Here’s the blurb about Miniaturk: Miniaturk covers a total area of […]

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Ji Lee’s Parallel World in Miniature

March 22, 2011

I’ve seen Ji Lee work in BoingBoing a few years ago and was reminded about it by Eloise Moorehead (who blogs not only about art, but gobs of dollhouse miniatures related art too, you should really check out her blog). Lee installs miniature Parallel Worlds on ceilings: People don’t look at the ceiling anymore. It’s […]

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Leanne Eisen Plays with Miniatures in her Photo Series: Play

February 19, 2011

Leanne Eisen is a photo based artist from Toronto, Canada. In her photo series “Play” she depicts miniature scenes of the seedier side of things. Before you make any judgements, read the description of the Play series from her site: The games we play as children are rehearsals for the roles we play in life. […]

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Archiquarium Designed by Karl Oskar: Fish Tank to Modern Dollhouse?

February 19, 2011

When I saw the ultra modern Archiquarium fish tanks designed by Karl Oskar, I immediately thought it would make an awesome modern dollhouse after some proper bashing. If you follow the same mini blogs I do, you’ll know that converting nifty fish tanks to modern dollhouses is not a new idea. The Call of the Small blog […]

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Mike Doyle Builds Decrepit Miniature Houses with Legos

February 13, 2011

While its not technically a dollhouse (I believe it is only the exterior), its still a miniature and its way up there in the cool factor. This is built by graphic designer and illustrator, Mike Doyle using only Lego bricks. How awesome is that?!

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