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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.

Stylish Balconies Become Integral Parts Of Their Building’s Facade Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 19, 2016

Stylish Balconies Become Integral Parts Of Their Building’s Facade

Balconies are not always essential to the overall design or structure of a building. There are however cases when the balconies are an integral part of the building, becoming essential for the facade’s design. These balconies definitely know how to stand out but also to blend in, depending on how you look at things. With...

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Traditional Courtyard House Reinvented In Malaysia Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 12, 2016

Traditional Courtyard House Reinvented In Malaysia

The residence we’ll be reviewing today is special in the sense that its design successfully reinvents the traditional image of the courtyard house. The building is located in Selangor, Malaysia, in a new housing development area with a lot measuring 22′ x 75′. The house was renovated in 2015 by 02 Design Atelier Sdn. Bhd....

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Family Home Resembles A Concrete Tower In The Forest Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 11, 2016

Family Home Resembles A Concrete Tower In The Forest

Not many families decide to build their new home in the middle of the forest. This option is definitely not for everybody. However, the few cases that exist make the most of the situation. Take for instance the Concrete House in Caviano. It was a wonderful project by Wespi de Meuron Romeo Architects. Completed in...

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Historical English Cottage With A Cantilevered Glazed Extension Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Liz Eve, on April 8, 2016

Historical English Cottage With A Cantilevered Glazed Extension

From the meandering leafy country lane, a casual glance over the hedgerows would not reveal anything unusual about this cozy cottage. Set back from the road behind green lawns and native flowers, it’s red roof tiles gather moss and traditional wooden framed windows nestle behind dense ivy, with no clue as to what lies behind....

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Old Farmhouse Gets An Uplifting Renovation And Extension Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 5, 2016

Old Farmhouse Gets An Uplifting Renovation And Extension

Old houses get renovated all the time. It’s how they keep on surviving in this ever-changing world. Yet no two projects are the same. Each time the transformation is different and there’s a new set of challenges to overcome and a new set of demands and ways to interpret the project. For this old farmhouse,...

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300 Year Old Country House Adapted To A Modern Style Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on April 4, 2016

300 Year Old Country House Adapted To A Modern Style

Transforming an old house into a modern space in a long and complex process, often more difficult and demanding than building the home from scratch. The most complicated part is achieving the balance between old and new. In the case of this 300 year old property, the challenge was accepted by Francis Dimmers and architect...

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Tropical Brazilian Retreat Takes Simple Materials To A New Level Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 30, 2016

Tropical Brazilian Retreat Takes Simple Materials To A New Level

The tropical Sao Sebastiao in Brazil has its own White House. We’re talking about this beautiful private residence built here by Studio MK27 in collaboration with Eduardo Chalabi. The studio creates luxurious projects since the 80s and is currently comprised of a team of 28 architects who work with various collaborators to make their clients’...

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