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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.

The 2016 London Design Festival Greets Its Guests With A Giant Smile Full story

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

The 2016 London Design Festival Greets Its Guests With A Giant Smile

The 2016 London Design Festival has one of the most unusual and intriguing landmarks: a giant smile. The installation was designed by architect Alison Brooks and was displayed here in the interval 17th September – 12 October. It’s a structure that stretches the materials to the limit. It’s built using CLT (cross-laminated timber) and high-performance...

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Cute Little Houses And Cabins Lost In Nature Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 13, 2016

Cute Little Houses And Cabins Lost In Nature

We’re all tiny and insignificant compared to the vastness and the extraordinary power of nature. Sometimes we tend to forget that but every once in a while someone comes along and reminds us of how majestic nature is by letting it unleash its beauty all around us. There are still a lot of regions untarnished...

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Modern Home Inside the Shell Of A 19th Century Coach House Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 10, 2016

Modern Home Inside the Shell Of A 19th Century Coach House

The story of what is now known as the House of Rolf begins in 1895 when the structure was originally built in the backyard of an aristocrat’s residence. Then in 1955 a wood structure was added in the space between the residence and the structure which back then was used as a coach house. Even...

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Rustic Barn And House Linked Into A Luxurious And Sustainable Villa Full story

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

Rustic Barn And House Linked Into A Luxurious And Sustainable Villa

Where once used to be a rustic old house and a barn now proudly stands a modern villa which retains some of the original charm of original buildings. This majestic transformation was possible thanks to the team at Launtenbag Architectuur, a practice focussed on sustainability and always in the search for new and interesting ways...

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The Reserve House Turns Architecture Into Art Full story

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

The Reserve House Turns Architecture Into Art

The Reserve House is a beautiful residence located on the Dolphin Coast of South Africa. It was built here by Metropole Architects, a company founded in 1997 by Nigel Tarbdon and located in Durban. They view architecture as a form of art and their projects reflect that in unique ways. The architects believe that every...

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Eco-Friendly House Follows The Slope To Capture The Views Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on September 23, 2016

Eco-Friendly House Follows The Slope To Capture The Views

The location, the conditions on the site, the climate as well as the topography are always important for an architect and they are element that dictate the future design of the house to be built there. Each time the strategy is different and unique, being based on all the elements mentioned just now as well...

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Old House Does From Dark To Bright And Stylish With Great Views Full story

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

Old House Does From Dark To Bright And Stylish With Great Views

This is a house that was originally built in the 1980s. Back then architects didn’t really put much emphasis on the surroundings, landscape and nature in general. As a result, even though the house has large, floor-to-ceiling windows, it didn’t look or feel bright and didn’t really offer great views. But that changed when MRA...

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