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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.

A Special Private Retreat Built Around Old Oak Trees Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 17, 2019

A Special Private Retreat Built Around Old Oak Trees

When confronted with a choice between showcasing the amazing views or preserving the trees growing on the site, studio Mork-Ulnes Architects actually chose to do both. They managed that by dividing the floor plan of this modern retreat into three separate sections. The house which is located in Ukiah, the U.S. is very similar to...

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Cool Minimalist Homes Made From Wood That Sync With Nature Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on June 14, 2019

Cool Minimalist Homes Made From Wood That Sync With Nature

From the days of rudimentary log houses to today’s modern timber homes, wood has been a favored home building material for centuries. Its earthy appeal, natural look and warm feeling are ideal characteristics to elevate the facade of a minimalist home. The profile of these modern homes is typically angular and sometimes severe, so cladding...

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Cozy Mountain Retreat Welcomes Nature Inside Its Charming Rooms Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 12, 2019

Cozy Mountain Retreat Welcomes Nature Inside Its Charming Rooms

This is a mountain retreat located within the Martis Camp community, in California. It’s the result of a collaboration between NSM Construction responsible for the building process, Walton Architecture responsible for the design and Julie-Johnson Holland responsible for the interior design and decor. It’s a very charming holiday home infused with rustic elements. On the...

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Tiny Corten Steel Cabin Gets More Beautiful With Each Passing Day Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 7, 2019

Tiny Corten Steel Cabin Gets More Beautiful With Each Passing Day

Judging by its appearance, this tiny cabin doesn’t stand out much which actually makes a lot of sense in this case. The Site Shack designed by studio Powers Construction sets the tone for an interesting line of sem9-custom structures able to serve as office spaces, artist’s retreats or off-grid cabins. These tiny homes have a...

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Cantilevered House Rises Over The Treetops To Capture The Best Views Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 5, 2019

Cantilevered House Rises Over The Treetops To Capture The Best Views

Taking a cue from its neighbors, this house is split into two wings, each with its own distinct design features and an orientation that makes the most of the views, taking advantage of the site’s location and topography. This cantilevered house was designed by studio John Pardey Architects in 2015 and the spaces within its...

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Harmonious House With A Pure White Exterior And Wonderful Views Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 3, 2019

Harmonious House With A Pure White Exterior And Wonderful Views

Located in Óbidos, Portugal, this stunning residence is a project completed in 2018 by studio [i]da arquitectos. It sits just meters from the Obidos Lagoon and it gets to enjoy magnificent views. The orientation and structure of the spaces were specifically created to take advantage of everything this site has to offer. With a total...

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House Renovation Reveals A Suspended Top Floor Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 31, 2019

House Renovation Reveals A Suspended Top Floor

Originally built in the 1980’s, this residence has recently been renovated and updated to suit a contemporary lifestyle. The transformation was completed in 2018 by the Estúdio Cláudio Resmini architecture and design team. A major focus throughout the project was to reveal the original design of the residence and of course to make positive alterations...

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