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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.

Updated 70’s House Turned Into A Modern Family Home Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 8, 2016

Updated 70’s House Turned Into A Modern Family Home

Originally designed in 1977 by Kevin Borland, the Chamfer House is this beautiful home recently remodeled and updated by Mihaly Schlocombe Architect. The studio’s fresh and inventive approach transformed the house and gave it a new look but not without also preserving its original character. The architects don’t have a predetermined style and usually let...

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Colorful Barn House Redesigned For Rural Tourism Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 4, 2016

Colorful Barn House Redesigned For Rural Tourism

The funky barn house you see here is located in Linhares, Portugal. The barn was originally built here back in 1699. Then in 1703 works were done and at that time the construction process was complete. The structure was part of a farm and used to serve as a farmer’s house. In 2014 the latest...

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Light-Filled Residence Blends Into The Californian Hillside Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 3, 2016

Light-Filled Residence Blends Into The Californian Hillside

A house that blends into the landscape and communicates with its surroundings, that’s one of the goals that a lot of us seek when building, restoring or buying a residence. That’s also how we can describe this beautiful home located in Los Angeles, California. This was a project by Marmol Radziner, a studio with a...

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Contemporary Holiday Home Hidden Behind A Dune Slope Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on August 1, 2016

Contemporary Holiday Home Hidden Behind A Dune Slope

A lot of contemporary houses are designed to respond to the site rather than changing it to suit the design. There are many great examples and one of them is the Beachyhead home. This is a holiday house located in the Plettenberg Bay of South Africa. The house was completed in 2014, being a project...

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Contemporary Chalet In Canada With Views Of A Lake And Forest Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on July 28, 2016

Contemporary Chalet In Canada With Views Of A Lake And Forest

Chalets are traditional to the Swiss Alps but there are plenty of them all over the world. We found this one in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, in Canada. It’s called Blanche Chalet and was designed by ACDF, an architecture and interior design studio that deals with both new constructions and restorations of old structures,...

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Family Vacation House Challenged By A Desert Site Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on July 27, 2016

Family Vacation House Challenged By A Desert Site

Nature is constantly challenging us and that’ how we evolve and find new solutions for old problems, expand our knowledge and come up with ingenious concepts. Architects and now able to cope with various difficult site conditions. For example, Casa C14 is a vacation home built in Huentalenquen, Chile. It’s surrounded by a rocky ground,...

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Comfort And Luxury In A Tiny House Format Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on July 25, 2016

Comfort And Luxury In A Tiny House Format

It’s not very often that we get to see a tiny house on wheels that manages to incorporate so many features into under its small shell. That makes the Alpha Tiny House an exception worth analyzing. It’s the creation of a studio called New Frontier Tiny Homes. The house measures 7.3 x 2.6 meters (24...

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Houses That Save Trees By Wrapping Themselves Around Them Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on July 20, 2016

Houses That Save Trees By Wrapping Themselves Around Them

Save a tree. Build around it. That’s definitely an interesting way of looking at things. A lot of trees are cut down every day to clear the lot so houses and buildings can be erected. But is that really necessary? A lot of modern homes right now are being built around the trees present on...

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