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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 Minimalist House Takes In The Magnificent Views Of Southern Portugal Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 25, 2019

A Minimalist House Takes In The Magnificent Views Of Southern Portugal

In Southern Portugal there’s a remote little village in a region surrounded by mountains and valleys and out here amid wonderful, lush landscape there’s a stunning house built by Vitor Vilhena Arquitectura in 2018. The plot wasn’t empty and this contemporary house was actually built on the ruins of an old structure. The site presented many...

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Before You Plan Your Dream House, See the 15 Most Popular Home Styles Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on February 22, 2019

Before You Plan Your Dream House, See the 15 Most Popular Home Styles

America is not just a great melting pot of people — it’s also home to a wide range of popular home styles. Some are adapted from other regions and cultures and others are quintessential American styles. Of course, preferred home styles are a matter of personal taste, but they also vary by region of the...

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Cool House Features A Large Conservatory Volume At Its Core Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 21, 2019

Cool House Features A Large Conservatory Volume At Its Core

We’ve seen a lot of cool houses over the years and yet there are still a lot of new projects that manage to impress us. One of our most recent discoveries is a unique residence located in the countryside just outside Pretoria in South Africa. It was a project developed by architect Nadine Englebrecht and...

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Modern Family Home Perfectly Tailored To Its owners’ Needs Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 20, 2019

Modern Family Home Perfectly Tailored To Its owners’ Needs

Close cooperation between architect and client is often crucial to the success of any project and one of the best positive examples in this sense is this modern single-family home designed and built by Zona architekci. The involvement of the studio started in the very early stages of the project, at the beginning of the...

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Contemporary Concrete House Takes Advantage Of A Small Corner Lot Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 19, 2019

Contemporary Concrete House Takes Advantage Of A Small Corner Lot

Situated on a corner lot of only 20 meters by 60 meters, this concrete house places a big emphasis on the palette of materials, colors, finishes and textures used throughout its design. These elements combined to ensure a strong connection between the building and its immediate surroundings and also helps to facilitate the transitions between the...

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Modern Desert House Celebrates Nature And Local Beauty Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 18, 2019

Modern Desert House Celebrates Nature And Local Beauty

As you can imagine, life in the desert has its challenges. Still, that doesn’t mean it’s any less pleasant to live out there than it is to have a hillside house in the middle of a forest. This beautiful desert house from Paradise Valley is the perfect example. It was built in 2016, being a...

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Small Concrete House Opens Up To The Swedish Landscape Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 15, 2019

Small Concrete House Opens Up To The Swedish Landscape

In 2017 studio Collectif Encore designed a very interesting house in Sweden. The house is unusual in the sense that it’s as bare and simple on the inside as it is on the outside and that reminds us a bit of  another project that we reviewed a while ago: the Ark Home from Brenna, Poland....

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A Little Hooded Cabin Conquers A Secluded Mountain Top Plot Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on February 14, 2019

A Little Hooded Cabin Conquers A Secluded Mountain Top Plot

Somewhere on a mountain top in Norway, at an altitude of 1125 meters stands a hooded little cabin with magnificent views and a funky geometric design. It was a project completed in 2018 by studio Arkitektærelset As. Initially, it was believed that the plot was right in the avalanche danger zone and even though that proved...

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