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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.

House Beo Seeks to Redefine the Contemporary Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on April 26, 2010

House Beo Seeks to Redefine the Contemporary

We come across numerous contemporary houses on a daily basis but there are some which potentially redefine the word contemporary as well. House Beo located in New Zealand is one such structure which is destined to take modern architectural patterns to an all new high. Illumination is a need of every structure and this House...

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House 6 from Marcio Kogan with a Covered External Space Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on April 26, 2010

House 6 from Marcio Kogan with a Covered External Space

Sometimes the specific client demands can bring out the best in an architect and that is what has exactly happened with Marcio Kogan. Marcio finished the House 6 after the family requested a covered external space which could be used for everyday living. Marcio resorted to reviving the idea of a traditional veranda for the...

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360 House in Madrid, Spain Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on April 26, 2010

360 House in Madrid, Spain

There are numerous houses we come across on a daily basis but not many are as strangely christened as the 360 House located in Madrid, Spain. It is the interior courtyard of the house designed by Spanish architects Subarquitectura, which makes gives this monolith the name it has today. The interior courtyard is of course a...

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Orchard House in Sonoma County, CA, USA Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on April 23, 2010

Orchard House in Sonoma County, CA, USA

Orchard House as the name suggests is a site-specific project where Anderson Anderson architects have used cast concrete construction, rationally pre-fabricated through the use of a limited set of repeated, modular formwork, and standardized SIPS sandwich panel and pre-fabricated truss framing components. This technique helped the architects to keep the construction costs low while the...

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Semi-detached house from Chenchow Little in Sydney Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on April 23, 2010

Semi-detached house from Chenchow Little in Sydney

Following architecture closely can get very interesting and especially when there are unheard forms of construction that continuously keep baffling you. A good example is this semi-detached house finished by Chenchow Little in Sydney, Australia. This housing project involved substantial alterations and additions to an ‘Arts and Crafts’ semi-detached house. The very starting point for...

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Clover House made Katsuhiro Miyamoto & Associates Dig Deep Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on April 23, 2010

Clover House made Katsuhiro Miyamoto & Associates Dig Deep

Clover houses usually follow a pattern where under-ground or excavated dwelling is an important part to give the house its eventual form. This one on view located in Japan made the Katsuhiro Miyamoto & Associates dig deep to excavate a housing land development ground and the existing retaining wall. This helped them to create double height...

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