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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.

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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Hillside Home Overlooks The Expansive Valley Below Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 29, 2016

Hillside Home Overlooks The Expansive Valley Below

This villa is situated in Liguria, Italy. There are many interesting things about it that are worth mentioning. For starters, the villa is partially built into the hillside. A considerable portion of it is concealed underground, leaving the open areas visible and exposed. This intriguing family residence was a project by Giordano Hadamik Architects, a...

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Modern Ski Chalet In Quebec Serves As The Ideal Family Retreat Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 28, 2016

Modern Ski Chalet In Quebec Serves As The Ideal Family Retreat

Ski chalets are often perceived as old, rustic cabins when in fact only some of them follow this pattern. Modern ones are usually a lot brighter and simpler. A good example is the Laurentian Ski Chalet located in Lac Archambault, in Quebec, Canada. The chalet was built in 2016 and was a project by Robitaille....

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Family Home With A Fresh and Casual Design Approach Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on March 24, 2016

Family Home With A Fresh and Casual Design Approach

Finding the right balance when designing a family home is important and often very difficult. This is a space that needs the right amount of casualness and elegance, that has to be inviting and cozy but also fresh and airy, to look sophisticated but to also be playful and comfortable. A successful example in this...

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Secluded Home In Winthrop Adapted For All Four Seasons Full story

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

Secluded Home In Winthrop Adapted For All Four Seasons

Remote locations like this beautiful site in Winthrop, Washington are always spectacular. They’re ideal locations for holiday homes, summer getaways or winter cabins. In some cases, they can even be great for a permanent residence, one which can be enjoyed all year round. The Studhorse residence was designed specifically with that idea in mind. It...

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