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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.

16 Spectacular Moats Around The World Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 15, 2011

16 Spectacular Moats Around The World

A moat could be defined as a deep, wide ditch, normally filled with water, surrounding a fortified habitation such as a castle, fort or even town. It was originally intended as a defense against attacks. But as years went by and attacks became more and more rare and castles have also lost their original use,...

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Contemporary Ottmer House by Vincent Snyder Architects Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 15, 2011

Contemporary Ottmer House by Vincent Snyder Architects

Located on an ancestral family ranch in the Texas Heal Country, near Fredericksburg, USA, the Ottmer House was designed by Vincent Snyder Architects in 2011. It’s a 2200 sqf project designed for a young family with two children that enjoy the ranch life. When building a ranch, regardless of the architectural style you choose to...

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Impressing Andulician Villa in Spain Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 14, 2011

Impressing Andulician Villa in Spain

Located in Spain, this luxurious building has been designed by London-based architects MaLean Quinlan and it features an impressive design both in terms of exterior and interior decoration. Probably the most impressive thing, at least at a first glimpse, is the size of this villa. It has seven bedrooms for  family and guests which is...

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Dynamic Shaped House by Sharif Abraham Architects Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Mocanu Andreea, on August 13, 2011

Dynamic Shaped House by Sharif Abraham Architects

Architects from Sharif Abraham Studio designed a gorgeous house in Melbourne, Australia. Situated on a plot with two street frontages, only a glance away from the central business district, this house has both an original and additional part. As said before, the Clifton Hill House has an original part, which fronts a picturesque street-scape, and...

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The “Tre Volte’ A Two-Storey Private Dwelling in Kanagawa, Japan Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 13, 2011

The “Tre Volte’ A Two-Storey Private Dwelling in Kanagawa, Japan

Everyone has a hobby and things they love and want to be part of their life. Usually people like to include their passions in their homes and usually this is possible because we’re talking about things like plants, stamp collections, antiques etc. But what happens when someone really likes cars? Well, that person should probably...

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Breathtaking Views in Waikopua Bay Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Mocanu Andreea, on August 12, 2011

Breathtaking Views in Waikopua Bay

This next single-family residence was designed by Auckland-based practice Daniel Marshall Architects and was a finalist of the 2010 New Zealand’s HOME of the year. Located in Waikopua Bay on the Waikeke Island, 11 miles from Auckland, in New Zealand, this house is a lovely oasis. Set in an idyllic private bay, the architects had...

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Contemporary East Hampton residence by Blaze Makoid Architecture Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 12, 2011

Contemporary East Hampton residence by Blaze Makoid Architecture

This impressive 4000 square feet mansion is located in East Hampton, NY, USA and it was designed in 2007 by Blaze Makoid Architecture. The project team was composed of Blaze Makoid, Jason Poremba, Scott Hoffman, John Larmor and Luke Ferran and their goal was to design a contemporary residence that would allow the users to...

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