Presidents Medals: The Orchestrated City: Composing a New Urban Fabric
Vessels made from lathe-turned MDF stacks by Philippe Malouin, on sightunseen.com
Cool way of rendering
References for various fundamental things - composition, balance of details etc. I don't have sources for most of these as its something that was lying on my hdd for a while, but you should be able to look it up through google images.