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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.

11 Zombie Proof Houses That Make The Armageddon Sound Exciting Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 16, 2018

11 Zombie Proof Houses That Make The Armageddon Sound Exciting

If something catastrophic were to happen tomorrow in the world, would you be happy to remain in your present home or would you rather find shelter somewhere else? Sure, there’s no place like home, but that won’t help you survive the apocalypse. A house reinforced with sliding walls or a movable one which you can...

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M.A.D.I. – The Folding Living Unit Which Can Be Installed In Only 6 Hours Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 15, 2018

M.A.D.I. – The Folding Living Unit Which Can Be Installed In Only 6 Hours

While it can be very exciting and wonderful to work on a long-term project and to see a house grow gradually over several months, sometimes such an approach is simply impractical and unfitting. There are situations when all you need is something temporary  or when there’s not enough time to build something from scratch. Other...

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A Tranquil Home Trapped Between A River And A Mountain Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 10, 2018

A Tranquil Home Trapped Between A River And A Mountain

Somewhere near Gapyeong in South Korea there’s a tranquil little site that overlooks the Burkhau River on one side and the nearby mountains on the other. It’s here that a couple decided to place their dream home. The house was designed and built by OBBA in 2017 and offers a total of 352 square meters...

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5 Pretty Houses Communicate With Their Surroundings Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 9, 2018

5 Pretty Houses Communicate With Their Surroundings

Sometimes we found ourselves looking at a house and thinking “wow…that’s a really pretty structure” without going into all the details that make us think that in the first place. It’s a feeling given by things like the design of the house, its size, the style used throughout, the combination of colors and various other...

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A Summer House Set On Top Of A Dune With A Forest Backdrop Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 8, 2018

A Summer House Set On Top Of A Dune With A Forest Backdrop

Holiday homes and summer houses are usually built in locations that are either remote or that have great views. The house designed by Borren Staalenhoef Architecten BV bna is pretty interesting in this sense. It sits on a site surrounded by dunes in Oost-Vlieland, in The Netherlands. Although its current design was completed in 2017, the house...

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10 Most Expensive Homes In The US Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on January 5, 2018

10 Most Expensive Homes In The US

Ultra-luxury homes priced over $100 million are only within reach of a small percentage of buyers, but it’s still fun to look at these luxury homes and properties and dream a little. We’ve rounded up the priciest pieces of real estate currently available in the US market. Take a look at the amenities and decor...

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Modern House Embraces The Rugged Terrain And Makes The Most Of It Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on January 2, 2018

Modern House Embraces The Rugged Terrain And Makes The Most Of It

In the case of rugged terrain areas, it’s often the site that dictates how a house should be built, designed and oriented and architects have to face unique challenges and to find custom solutions to every problem. All of that has to be done while also taking into consideration each client’s requests and desires. The...

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10 Mind-Blowing Houses That Hide In Plain Sight Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on December 29, 2017

10 Mind-Blowing Houses That Hide In Plain Sight

Everyone has secrets and that doesn’t even apply to people only. Have you ever seen or heard of a house with a secret room or a hidden passage beneath it? How about an entire house that’s so well hidden you could pass by and never even notice it or a house that’s disguised as something...

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