A quite simple, but very decent looking wall technique using jumpers (the newer ones!) and door rail pieces. It looks a little bit simpilar to just plates and tiles, but you can actually add much more texture with this one.
Photographer Andrew Whyte has found a new way to incorporate LEGOs into the world in his series, The Legographer. The whimsical collection features a little LEGO figure placed into all kinds of fun and unexpected settings
One of my favorite micro builders, Full Plate, experimented with small cottages for possible future builds. The cottages prominently use bar elements to attach the steep pitched roofs, giving the builds a playful, cartoonish feel.