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This is a category for those of you who find pleasure in analyzing the graceful lines and the silhouette of a beautiful building, who enjoy discovering new and intuitive designs for multi-functional spaces or who love modern architecture and everything that has to do with it. Browse our articles to come across wonderful architectural designs from all over the world.

Sustainable Meadow House Blends Rustic With Modern Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on April 3, 2015

Sustainable Meadow House Blends Rustic With Modern

The Mazama House is situated in the Methow Valley in Washington, USA. This residential project was conducted by Finne Architects. The goal, from the start, was to design a sustainable structure. The architects managed to do that by employing a variety of techniques. They used locally-sourced materials , water-efficient plumbing fixtures, radiant concrete slab heating...

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Exposed Steel Structure Links The Residence To Its Surroundings Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 1, 2015

Exposed Steel Structure Links The Residence To Its Surroundings

Built on a site which is directly across the street from White Rock Park, the PV14 House sits on one of the highest elevations in the city. The residence was a project by M Gooden Design and offers a total living space of 3700 square feet. The house is approximately 100′ above the surface of...

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Luxury Penthouse Built At The Top Of A Ski Jump Tower Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 30, 2015

Luxury Penthouse Built At The Top Of A Ski Jump Tower

Holmenkollen is one of Norway’s most visited tourist attractions and one of the world’s most famous sporting venues. It has an impressive ski jump tower which doesn’t astonish with size alone. A very unusual feature is the alpine retreat which was built at the uppermost level. Th unexpected transformation was a project by Airbnb in...

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Spectacular Residence Connects To The Sky Through Voids Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 27, 2015

Spectacular Residence Connects To The Sky Through Voids

The Boandyne House is located in Toorak, Victoria, Australia. It was completed in 2014 and was a residential project by SVMSTUDIO. The house offers a total of 5,382 square feet of living space and has great curb appeal. Sitting on a gentle slope, the building had to be designed is such a way that it...

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Sophisticated Family Residence Following A Timeless Aesthetic Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 19, 2015

Sophisticated Family Residence Following A Timeless Aesthetic

Beaumaris White House is a contemporary private residence located in the Australian town that inspired its name. The residence was designed by In2. The focus was on creating a design that was functional and which would make this a space in which the clients’ family could grow into. The architects chose a timeless and minimalistic...

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Holiday Cabin Gets A Contrasting Extension Yet Blends In Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 17, 2015

Holiday Cabin Gets A Contrasting Extension Yet Blends In

This is a project called “Cabin 2”, the reason for that being the fact this is actually not a completely new structure but an extension to an existing log cabin in bayside Blairgowrie in Australia. The cabin is surrounded by woodland in an area occupied mostly by holiday homes. Maddison Architects were in charge of...

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Hybrid Family Home Mixes Modern And Traditional Architecture Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 16, 2015

Hybrid Family Home Mixes Modern And Traditional Architecture

The location often dictates the design of a building and when these elements don’t match the client’s vision, then the architects need to be creative and to find a way to reach the perfect balance. In the case of the Edge House in Krakow, Poland, the location imposed a series of strict requirements which didn’t...

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