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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.

1906 Church Updated To The Status Of Luxury Living Space Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 5, 2013

1906 Church Updated To The Status Of Luxury Living Space

Churches are often perceived as places where peace is dominating and they’re synonymous with sanctuaries. So, when you think about it, converting a church into a home is not a very bad idea. You get to combine two independent but similar types of spaces. There are many cases of churches that got transformed. One of...

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Old Dry-Cleaning Shop Converted Into A Modern Family Home Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 4, 2013

Old Dry-Cleaning Shop Converted Into A Modern Family Home

Located in Gracia, Barcelona, this residence appears to be inviting and well fit for a family. Its history reveals, however, the fact that it wasn’t built to serve as a family home. Originally, the building was a dry-cleaning shop. It was later converted into what is today by architect Carles Enrich. The project was relatively...

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Cozy And Sophisticated Ski Resort Featuring Spectacular Views Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 3, 2013

Cozy And Sophisticated Ski Resort Featuring Spectacular Views

Located in the Yellowstone Club in Montana, this residence was built and designed by Reid Smith Achitects & Teton Heritage Builders. Its name is the Lower Foxtail Residence and it has become a part of the residential club, ski and golf resort. It blends beautifully into the landscape thanks to its simple and transparent design that reflects...

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Classic Italian Manor Surrounded By Gorgeous Landscape Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 1, 2013

Classic Italian Manor Surrounded By Gorgeous Landscape

Situated in Umbria, the green heart of Italy, this beautiful manor was originally built hundreds of years ago. It used to be a farmhouse until 2004 when it got renovated and transformed. The manor, known as Casa Bramasole, has been renovated with great care as to preserve as much of the original character as possible....

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Century-old Barcelona Residence With Lots Of Personality Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 29, 2013

Century-old Barcelona Residence With Lots Of Personality

This is Casa Jes, a house located in Barcelona, Spain which has been restored and partially redesigned. It’s a century-old building with lots of character and personality. Designed by Nook Architects, the house still features most of its original architecture which has been preserved intact during the restoration. The building has a double façade. One...

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Bright And Transparent House Perched On A Small Site Over The Ocean Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 28, 2013

Bright And Transparent House Perched On A Small Site Over The Ocean

This stunning house was built in 2012 in Sydney, Australia. It was designed and built by Rolf Ockert Design for a client that wanted a place where every day would feel like a holiday. The site on which the house is situated is small and surrounded by neighboring buildings. However, it’s perched high over the...

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A Narrow Home With A Small Courtyard Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 27, 2013

A Narrow Home With A Small Courtyard

When there’s very little space to work with on a site, most people wouldn’t even think of adding a courtyard to the design of their home. It’s why we were so surprised by this tiny residence from Melbourne, Australia. The house is very small but, even so, the site still had room for an internal...

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