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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.

Cozy Alpine Cabins Surrounded By Extraordinary Beauty Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 7, 2017

Cozy Alpine Cabins Surrounded By Extraordinary Beauty

Sometimes when you’re stuck in traffic or when you’re surrounded by kids yelling and loud people you probably just wish you could teleport yourself far away in the middle of the mountains where you could sit in a quiet cabin and just enjoy the silence and the view. So where exactly would you go if...

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A Quest For Simplicity Ends With The Perfect Retirement Home Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 6, 2017

A Quest For Simplicity Ends With The Perfect Retirement Home

Not all quests belong in the fantasy world. Some are as real as they can get. For architects, each project is a new quest, a new challenge and an opportunity to create something unique. This is a notion that guided creative minds behind The Quest, a residence located in Swanage, UK. The building was designed...

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Amazing Projects That Take Green Architecture To New Heights Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 3, 2017

Amazing Projects That Take Green Architecture To New Heights

We seem to have reached a point when we’re becoming more concerned about the planet we live on and more aware of our surroundings and their ephemeral nature. Right now green architecture is trendy and many of us are showing an interest in everything related to this concept. Solar energy is more popular than ever...

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Modular Cube Unit Fully-Equipped For Micro Apartments Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 3, 2017

Modular Cube Unit Fully-Equipped For Micro Apartments

For designer Nils Holger Moormann, the Kammerspiel project was the largest piece ever constructed as well as a big success. To better understand what the project is all about, picture a setting with very little floor space, like a studio or a tiny apartment. It’s very difficult to fit all the necessary functions and items...

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Huge Barn Transformed Into A Modern Home With An Open Floor Plan Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 2, 2017

Huge Barn Transformed Into A Modern Home With An Open Floor Plan

Barns aren’t usually very large. We picture them as cozy little structures made of wood and with those signature doors that we love so much. However, they don’t always look like that. This old barn in England is actually pretty far from that standard image. Not only is the barn huge but it also has...

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The Latest Comeback Of The Mansard Roof And Its Unusual Advantages Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 1, 2017

The Latest Comeback Of The Mansard Roof And Its Unusual Advantages

Mansard roofs first became popular in the 17th century and they had multiple comebacks over time since then. This type of roof was popularized by Francois Mansart and was eventually named after him. However, he wasn’t the first one to build a mansard roof. That action can be attributed to Pierre Lescot who built it...

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Wedge-Shaped House Built On A Triangular Heritage Site Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 26, 2017

Wedge-Shaped House Built On A Triangular Heritage Site

The Acute House is one of the most intriguing and unusual projects we’ve come across. That’s mostly because of the topography. The house sits on a triangular site which is not only small but oddly shaped and barely suited for a family home. Originally, the site was occupied by an old and derelict Victorian cottage...

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