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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.

Tiny Family House Fits Between A Wall And A Building Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on November 25, 2016

Tiny Family House Fits Between A Wall And A Building

With the population constantly growing, especially in big cities, it becomes increasingly difficult to find a free plot of land on which to build a new house. Architects and their clients have to become more and more clever and ingenious. Some choose to build their homes on narrow sites found in between existing buildings. It’s...

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Houses That Rise From Ruins To Become Modern Homes Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on November 22, 2016

Houses That Rise From Ruins To Become Modern Homes

When a structure becomes a ruin, that’s usually the end of it. In a few cases, however, that’s just the end of a chapter. From those ruins rise new structures which instead of wiping out any trace of the old building are designed to instead embrace the history of the site. This is how these...

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Two Blocks Form A Cozy Family Home In Poland Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on November 21, 2016

Two Blocks Form A Cozy Family Home In Poland

The Fence House is a family residence located in Borowiec, Poland. It occupies 290 square meters of space and it was designed and built here by mode:lina architekci, a team of professionals that always focus on the client’s needs and for whom each project starts with a research phase and ends with a positive feedback...

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Modern Korean House Inspired by Traditional Architecture and Feng Shui Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on November 18, 2016

Modern Korean House Inspired by Traditional Architecture and Feng Shui

There’s something quite unique about planning and building a house from scratch. As a client, you get to tailor it to your own needs and ideas and as an architect or designer you get to draw inspiration for the site-specific elements and surroundings. When building the Floating House in 2009, Hyunjoon Yoo Architects followed a...

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A Garage Extension Rebuilt Into A Rustic-Industrial Residence Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on November 16, 2016

A Garage Extension Rebuilt Into A Rustic-Industrial Residence

This is St. John’s Ambulance, a charming residence in Conduit Hill, in Rye, England. The original structure present on the site was built in the 1970s and reently an extension was added. That was a project developed by Martha Nowicka & Co., a practice established in 2004 with a concept-led approach which takes inspiration from...

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Chinese Duplitecture – A Strange Phenomena With Deep Roots Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on November 14, 2016

Chinese Duplitecture – A Strange Phenomena With Deep Roots

It’s a little bit difficult and strange for everyone else to understand this but in China the attitude towards plagiarism and copying is not one of hostility but rather one of tolerance and even appreciation. Copycats are not viewed as cheats and they are not punished or judged in a negative way. On the contrary,...

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Elizabeth II – The Resort House With Excellent Acoustic Insulation Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on November 8, 2016

Elizabeth II – The Resort House With Excellent Acoustic Insulation

A lot of consideration is given to the elements that make each home special. Each one is designed according to a unique set of particularities and requests coming from the client or dictated by the location and the conditions on the site. The Elizabeth II house is an interesting case because it didn’t have to...

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