Architecture

Fitzroy Loft Breathes Life into Warehouse

Fitzroy Loft Breathes Life into Warehouse

In a former life, this residence was once a 250 square meter brick warehouse. In 2015, it was transformed into the Fitzroy Loft. The designers focused on creating corresponding intimate spaces and voids: the bed rooms and study are intimate and sma.. Read More →

Stylish Home Near Moscow Flaunts Round Architecture

Stylish Home Near Moscow Flaunts Round Architecture

SL Project imagined a home displaying round architecture near Moscow that will make you look closely at all the details. And that’s because the carefully chosen collection of details make for one dreamy home in Russia. The architecture studio.. Read More →

Tiny Cabin in the Woods Exhibits a Unique Crystal Shape

Tiny Cabin in the Woods Exhibits a Unique Crystal Shape

This modern tiny cabin was envisioned by Copenhagen- and New York-based architects BIG, and is nestled in the woods of Lanesville, New York. Named A45, the project is a housing prototype that allows for personalization inside and out according to t.. Read More →

Finnish Lakehouse Keeps Things Simple

Finnish Lakehouse Keeps Things Simple

MNy Arkitekter built House Åkerudden by a lake in the rural community of Tenala.  The result emphasizes “authenticity, simplicity, locality and sustainability,” which dezeen magazine quotes the firm listing as its goals. At a distance, the h.. Read More →

House for Retired Couple in Texas Extended for Family Fun

House for Retired Couple in Texas Extended for Family Fun

Laman Residence in Texas was recently updated by A Gruppo Architects for a retired couple. After 40 years of teaching Fibre-Arts and Interior Design at Texas State University, the Lamans desired a gallery and studio to compliment their modest .. Read More →

Every Day Is a Staycation in This Minimalist Home in Belgium

Every Day Is a Staycation in This Minimalist Home in Belgium

Dutch firm JUMA Architects completed the conversion of a 1976 bungalow in Belgium into a modern villa with a peaceful ambiance. Entitled Project K, the residence features minimalist interiors, with bright finishes and a harmonious design scheme.. Read More →

Printing Plant Rehabilitation in China Hosts Charming Cultural Venues

Printing Plant Rehabilitation in China Hosts Charming Cultural Venues

Several entrepreneurs in Guizhou Province, China, decided to join efforts to rehabilitate an old printing plant that was built in the 1950s. They challenged the creative team at FON Studio to transform two of the six existing buildings on the plo.. Read More →

6 Ways to Get in on the Spiral Staircase Trend

6 Ways to Get in on the Spiral Staircase Trend

If you’re looking for a literal unique twist on a space, you’ll want to look into a spiral staircase. Thanks, in part, to universal design and more basic, open floorplans, you just don’t see a lot of spiral staircases worked into homes these da.. Read More →

Cantilevered Home Shaping Indoor-Outdoor Lifestyle 

Architect Aarón Carrillo of Carrillo Architects and Associates imagined a stunning cantilevered home built on a trapezoidal plot of land in Temozón, on Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula. Spreading over 1,167 square meters, this cantilevered hom.. Read More →

Elliptical-Shaped Residence in Spain with a Futuristic Character: Balint House

Elliptical-Shaped Residence in Spain with a Futuristic Character: Balint House

Fran Silvestre Arquitectos completed the design and development of Balint House, a modern elliptical-shaped residence in Valencia, Spain. The volume neighbors a golf course and is placed leaving as much free surface as possible towards the south.. Read More →

Jovial Office Building Design in Texas Complete With Two-Story Adult Slide

Jovial Office Building Design in Texas Complete With Two-Story Adult Slide

Resignation Media recently completed an impressive 14,000 square-foot office building in Austin, Texas complete with bars, beer chutes, community lounges and functional work spaces. Marrying the jovial brand with a practical environment, the space .. Read More →

Residential Project in Paris Introducing Distinctive Zinc “Boxes” as Living Spaces

Residential Project in Paris Introducing Distinctive Zinc “Boxes” as Living Spaces

Pietri Architectes shared photos and information about a daring residential project located in the mixed development zone (ZAC) stretching from the banks of the Seine in Issy-les-Moulineaux to the Jacques Henri Lartigue tramway station, in Paris. T.. Read More →

Pocket Neighborhoods: Why Small Developments are The Next Big Thing

Pocket Neighborhoods: Why Small Developments are The Next Big Thing

It was writer Howard E. Koch who mused, “You can be a good neighbor only if you have good neighbors.” Of course, you don’t get to choose the people who live around you. Still, a new type of development can help limit the chances of .. Read More →

Cozy Modern Villa near Stockholm Gathering Lake Views

Cozy Modern Villa near Stockholm Gathering Lake Views

Located in Saltsjö-Boo, just 10 km away from downtown Stockholm in Sweden, this modern villa seen on Skeppsholmen seems to have been designed for a family who loves to be comfortable and in close connection to the outdoors. Form meets function in .. Read More →

Eco-Friendly Home in Australia Designed for Socializing

Eco-Friendly Home in Australia Designed for Socializing

Eric Street House was developed in what had been the garden of a suburban property near Cottesloe Beach in Perth, Western Australia. Completed by Paul Burnham Architect, the eco-friendly home fills the modestly sized lot and is organized to all.. Read More →

Minimalist Argentine Home with Cool, Concrete Exterior

Minimalist Argentine Home with Cool, Concrete Exterior

This minimalist Argentine home by Colle Croce, Casa DV, has a unique design that pulls activity toward the back of the house.  You enter the home through a concrete entryway.  This austere, industrial material dominates the exterior of the main f.. Read More →

Unassuming Family Residence Revealing An Architectural Surprise: Subiaco Oval Courtyard

Unassuming Family Residence Revealing An Architectural Surprise: Subiaco Oval Courtyard

Subiaco Oval Courtyard is the official name of a highly original residential project developed and implemented by Luigi Rosselli Architects in Subiaco, Australia. Seen from the street level, this family home is visually in tune with the character o.. Read More →

What Will Single-Family Homes Look Like in 10 Years?

What Will Single-Family Homes Look Like in 10 Years?

Porch analyzed census data to predict what average single-family homes will look like in 2036. Image: Porch Picture your dream home. Can you see the floor plan in your mind’s eye? How many bedrooms does it have? How many bathrooms? Is there a.. Read More →

Modern Turkish City Home Design Introduces Eye-Caching Architectural Candy

Just minutes away from the center of Kayseri in Turkey, this contemporary residence beautifies and modernizes the visual appeal of this side of town. One in a row of four houses showcasing the same conceptual design, the BK House was imagined by .. Read More →

Breathtaking Interpretation of the Traditional Californian Ranch House and Farm Tower

Breathtaking Interpretation of the Traditional Californian Ranch House and Farm Tower

This astounding home located on a half acre lot in Silicon Valley was imagined as a re-interpretation of traditional shapes corrupted by the need to live a comfortable, low maintenance lifestyle in privacy and alongside family and friends. Designed.. Read More →

Vibrant Café in China Blends Old with New

Vibrant Café in China Blends Old with New

FANAF Architects completed the design of a contemporary gathering spot, Pause Café, in Nanjing, China. The vibrant cafe is located in a gray, decrepit building but stands out thanks to its exterior wooden finishes. Pause Café aims to attract the.. Read More →

Monolithic Silhouette of Mountain Home in Serbia Contrasts With Landscape

Monolithic Silhouette of Mountain Home in Serbia Contrasts With Landscape

Divcibare Mountain Home is a small, yet captivating house design envisioned by .exe Studio. The residence is located near the popular tourist resort Divčibare, on the slope of Mount Maljen in western Serbia. Its modern silhouette visually stands .. Read More →

Triangle-Shaped Residence Creatively Built on Small Lot in Australia: Mount Lawley House

Triangle-Shaped Residence Creatively Built on Small Lot in Australia: Mount Lawley House

Mount Lawley House by Robeson Architects is the project developers’ own home, built on a 180m2 triangular lot in Perth, Western Australia. The design represents the architects’ belief in function over convention and that small, odd parc.. Read More →

This Covered Porch is Perfect for Enjoying Sunny Days

This Covered Porch is Perfect for Enjoying Sunny Days

At the back of House at Lake Biel by Markus Schietsch Architekten, a covered porch provides the perfect place for enjoying sunny days.  The large space “wraps like the deck of a ship in the sea of grasses.”  It opens up to a beautiful.. Read More →

Compact Leisure Home Pays Tribute to Brazilian Modernist Architecture

Compact Leisure Home Pays Tribute to Brazilian Modernist Architecture

This stunning leisure home has an unusual story. It was built as a second home for a couple who lives in an apartment in São Paulo, but did not want to spend hours on end in the car to get away from the bustling city during weekends. With a small.. Read More →

Office&Shopping Tower in Singapore With a Green Park at Its Core

Office&Shopping Tower in Singapore With a Green Park at Its Core

An original triangular geometry defines project “48 North Canal Road“, a complex office&shopping tower in Singapore envisioned by WOHA. The project consisted in reconstructing the shopfront and designing a contemporary new wing. Loc.. Read More →

Bungalow-Style Home Added a Playful Extension to Encourage Family Interaction

Bungalow-Style Home Added a Playful Extension to Encourage Family Interaction

How can you enhance the overall design of a family home in order to encourage socializing? MAKE Architecture created a playful extension for a St Kilda Californian-Style Bungalow in Melbourne, Australia. Imagined more like a favorite café than a c.. Read More →

Glass Box Extension Upgrading Bungalow-Style Home in New Zealand

Glass Box Extension Upgrading Bungalow-Style Home in New Zealand

Grosvenor Street Residence by Dorrington Atcheson Architects is a bungalow-style home recently upgraded with a bright extension. Located in Auckland, New Zealand, the residence had been updated several times before with a series of dark  lean-tos.. Read More →

Refreshing Txai House Inspired by Vernacular Bahian Dwellings in Itacaré, Brazil

Refreshing Txai House Inspired by Vernacular Bahian Dwellings in Itacaré, Brazil

The colorful vernacular Bahian dwellings were the starting inspiration point for developing the Txai House, located in the city of Itacaré, Brazil. While the architects at Studio MK27 envisioned this residence as a place to drink coconut cocktails.. Read More →

Porto Fira Suites in Greece: Organic Shapes, Endless Blue

Porto Fira Suites in Greece: Organic Shapes, Endless Blue

The Greek island of Santorini is often associated with fulfilling escapes. Cycladic architecture, whitewashed walls, endless views of the sea and beautiful sunsets make this land surreal. Porto Fira Suites is a tantalizing retreat that reflects the.. Read More →

Inviting Home Merging Seamlessly Connected Spaces with Love for Art

Inviting Home Merging Seamlessly Connected Spaces with Love for Art

Alexander Brenner Architekten‘s latest project takes us on a journey of modern living within a residence imagined to be the place where an art lover and her family would feel mostly at home. Located at the edge of a forest in Stuttgart̵.. Read More →

8 Ways to Design Multigenerational Homes

8 Ways to Design Multigenerational Homes

According to Pew Research, a whopping 64 million Americans live in multigenerational homes. Grandparents, parents, and kids all living under the same room has gained traction over the past few years, thanks to rising housing and healthcare costs. Whi.. Read More →

Garden House in Romania Becomes Stylish Vacation Rental

Garden House in Romania Becomes Stylish Vacation Rental

Onci Olimpia and Damian Alexandru designed and developed Garden Studio Timisoara in Romania. The project consisted of a renovation (and partial transformation) of a small house in a large garden. The owner wanted to change the house’s in.. Read More →

Edwardian Timber Cottage Gets a Modern Makeover

Edwardian Timber Cottage Gets a Modern Makeover

Sheri Haby Architects recently completed renovations at Gable House, a charming Edwardian timber cottage. A previously built addition to Gable House incorporated the main bedroom, kitchen and dining area, however, this extension was poorly orga.. Read More →

Bangkok Warehouse Goes Green for Terrarium-Inspired Restaurant

Bangkok Warehouse Goes Green for Terrarium-Inspired Restaurant

Thai design agency Hypothesis was the mastermind behind Vivarium, a Thai-Japanese fusion restaurant in Bangkok. Aiming to inject life and energy into a former warehouse, the design team came up with the concept of a terrarium for the unconventi.. Read More →

Family Home Extension in Edinburgh Features Glass Walls

Family Home Extension in Edinburgh Features Glass Walls

This small semi-detached single-level house in Edinburgh, Scotland was recently renovated by David Blaikie Architects. The 731-square-foot home did not provide enough space, so the focus of the expansion was to increase the size of the living room .. Read More →

Modern Villa Captures Sea Views in Koh Samui, Thailand

Modern Villa Captures Sea Views in Koh Samui, Thailand

Sicart & Smith Architects is an international boutique design firm in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Led by Franck Sicart and Julien Smith, two French architects, the company develops modern and tropical designs. The concept of 180 Samui started wi.. Read More →

Home Away From Home in London Evokes a Luxury Hotel

Home Away From Home in London Evokes a Luxury Hotel

Keir Townsend completed the design of a home away from home in London’s South Kensington neighborhood. Envisioned for a client who visits the city on a regular basis, the project combines the luxury of a five-star hotel with the comfort of.. Read More →

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