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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.

Cyprus Home Responds To Its Environment With A Modern Design Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 26, 2015

Cyprus Home Responds To Its Environment With A Modern Design

The focus for Vardastudio Architects & Designers is on making each project a direct response to its environmental conditions so when the practice started working on this unusual residence in Paphos, Cyprus, they gave it their best. The house offers a total living space of 384 square meters organized on three levels. The most interesting...

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Modern And Transparent Country Home With A Car Gallery Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 23, 2015

Modern And Transparent Country Home With A Car Gallery

From a distance, this home located in Huizen, Netherlands looks like a modern interpretation of a traditional country house. It seamlessly blends old and new in a balanced design that the architects of De Brouwer Binnenwerk have come up with. The interior, on the other hand, is contemporary, with no trace of rustic or traditional...

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Landmark Residence In Beirut Built Atop An Existing Structure Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 18, 2015

Landmark Residence In Beirut Built Atop An Existing Structure

Located in Beirut, Lebanon, this residence is also the home of the architect who envisioned it, Bernard Khoury. The project was conceived in 2008 and the residence was completed in 2013. It’s a three-story structure built on top of a 9-story building. Although it doesn’t share any visible structural elements with the building on top...

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Rustic Log Retreat Blends Modern Accents And Spectacular Views Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 11, 2015

Rustic Log Retreat Blends Modern Accents And Spectacular Views

A log house and a log cabin are almost identical structures, the main difference between them being the size. Log construction used to be the most common building technique in certain regions of Sweden, Finland or Russia as well as in the Alps. Here, in the Burgess Pine neighborhood of Colorado, the views are absolutely...

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South African Family Residence Makes The Most Of A Corner Site Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 5, 2015

South African Family Residence Makes The Most Of A Corner Site

Built on a challenging corner site in Clifton, a suburb of Cape Town in South Africa, this flexible family home put to the test the architects of SAOTA studio when they had to design a contemporary and peaceful residence. The location allows the house to offer magnificent views of the ocean and bay but also...

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A-Frame Beach House Reinvents An Iconic 1960s Design Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 29, 2015

A-Frame Beach House Reinvents An Iconic 1960s Design

Located on Fire Island in New York, this A-frame beach house recently went through a renovation that completely changed its design. The project was conducted by Bromley Caldari Architects. The project transformed the interior of the house and the main goal was to open up the space and red rid of the large spiral staircase...

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Gorgeous Views Of Lake Minnetonka From A Charismatic Residence Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Stefan, on January 26, 2015

Gorgeous Views Of Lake Minnetonka From A Charismatic Residence

Situated just 100 feet(30 meters) away from Lake Minnetonka, in Minnesota, this residence by Eskuche Design impresses with its abundance of smart design features and clean, modern look. When seen from a distance, the building looks quite sensational, although simple in nature. The elevated roof overhangs that protect the terrace spaces mimics and mirrors the...

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