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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.

Architectural Landmarks Old and New Are Highlights of New York City Full story

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

Architectural Landmarks Old and New Are Highlights of New York City

While Broadway and the Statue of Liberty are big draws in The Big Apple, there are many New York City architectural landmarks that are “must see” sites. From iconic exterior silhouettes to spectacular interiors, the city has a wealth of architectural masterpieces that should be on your travel agenda. Some are well known while other might...

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A Cantilevered House Supported By Two Diagonal Cylinders Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on June 4, 2018

A Cantilevered House Supported By Two Diagonal Cylinders

Finding the perfect spot to build one’s dream home can take years. It certainly did for the owner of this extraordinary house which sits on a sloping site at the foot of the Yatsugatake Mountains in Nagano, Japan. The house was designed and built by Kidosaki Architects Studio in 2012 and fully embraces its immediate and...

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Four-Storey Family Home Gets A Stunning And Minimalist Update Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 29, 2018

Four-Storey Family Home Gets A Stunning And Minimalist Update

We’re designed to notice and to create patterns, it’s in our nature. It’s also in our nature to notice any deviation from the pattern. When it comes to design and architecture as well as other domains, we praise these deviations and we reward the idea of thinking outside the box. Take this California house for...

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Residences With The Most Extravagant Car Parking Spaces Ever Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 24, 2018

Residences With The Most Extravagant Car Parking Spaces Ever

More often than not the garage or parking space is merely an add-on, a feature that comes with the house. Sometimes, however, this feature is given an unusual amount of attention. We’re talking about residences with high-tech parking elevators and platforms, fancy garages but also about those houses that let homeowners turn their cars into...

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The Rimrock House Stands Between A Mountain And A River Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 21, 2018

The Rimrock House Stands Between A Mountain And A River

Some of the most impressive and memorable projects are those that manage to find the right balance between natural and artificial, between what’s man-made and what we take for granted from Mother Nature. One such project is the Rimrock residence designed by the architects at Olson Kundig. It’s an amazing house that was built in...

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A Basic Guide to Modular Homes and Why You Might Want to Go This Route Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Brittney Smart, on May 17, 2018

A Basic Guide to Modular Homes and Why You Might Want to Go This Route

In a nutshell, a modular home is a home that is built in sections inside a factory-type space, then transported in sections to the home’s site and assembled and completed on-site by the builder. Each section of the modular home moves through the factory setting, passing inspections under quality control after each step of construction....

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A Family Home At The Foot Of A Mountain In Argentina Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on May 14, 2018

A Family Home At The Foot Of A Mountain In Argentina

Located in San Luis, Argentina, this family home sits very close to the mountain and this had a big impact on its overall design and structure. The proximity to the mountain means a lot of things, including a sloped site, an average probability of seismic tremors, strong winds blowing from the north and the presence...

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A Split-Level House Set At The Edge Of A Golf Course Full story

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

A Split-Level House Set At The Edge Of A Golf Course

This is a residence located on the 13th Beach Golf Course Estate in Connerwarre, Australia. It’s a split level home with a total surface of 309.5 square meters. It was designed and built by Bespoke Architects in 2017 and there’s a lot worth mentioning about this project. First of all, all the views are beautiful....

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