Worn books, hidden paths, striking vistas, and displaced machinery- an accumulation of images from, inspired by, and relevant to the ages of Myst.

Grotta Palazzese | Polignano a Mare, Italy

You know, just like that one time when Gehn turned Temple Island into a swank resort & spa.

(Source: grottapalazzese.it)

The Spiral Stairway | James Charlick

Untitled | Aurélien Vinot
Fermoir 2 | Atelier de Betty
More sexy old books for you guys.

Drew House | Queensland, Australia

submission by hummeline

(Source: homedsgn.com)

Reclaimed timber home | Indian Creek, WY
Foyer with an exposed creek bed underneath the glass floor.  Pretty outstanding.

Light by Bruce Munroe | Longwood Gardens, PA

In Light, his first-ever large-scale solo show, british artist Bruce Munro fills Pennsylvania’s Longwood Gardens with sculptural and immersive installations, comprising over the course of 23-acres six outdoor installations, two interior projects within the grand conservatory on the grounds, and a collection of illuminated sculptural works.

(Source: designboom.com)

Cooling tower in abandoned power plant | Pavel Tcholakov

Shots from inside a concrete cooling tower | Marcus Horn

(Source: neviges-foto.com)

outside-calamity submitted:

The rift in Riven.

Sea of Stars | Bryan Kolb

outside-calamity submitted:

The rift in Riven.

Sea of Stars | Bryan Kolb