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Architecture

In the architecture category you can see : modern houses with a ”wow”-effect, exterior and interior inspiration, landscaping ideas, astonishing buildings from all around the globe and focus on sustainability-these are just a few of the highlights in this category. Learn how to maximize the potential of each room in your home by simply viewing incredible works of world-renowned designers and architects, gathered into a single place. Expect only the best in color composition, use of materials and human ingenuity!

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Mammoth Contemporary Residence in Phuket, Thailand

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Phuket, Thailand, hides some of the most exotic and luxurious contemporary homes. For today, we would like to share an impressive residence, dramatically situated on a cliff top and overlooking the Andaman sea. Surrounded by lush vegetation, the design of the project takes full advantage of the privileged location and optimizes the indoor/outdoor connection. Kamala […]

Old Warehouse Converted Into Spectacular Urban Home

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Ready for another ingenious building transformation? What you see in the photos below used to be an old neglected warehouse. The architects managed to convert it into a mind-blowing contemporary residence, featuring no less than three bedrooms, three bathrooms,  an inner courtyard with lovely heated pool, a theater room and a garage spacious enough for […]

Extensive Use of Glass and Natural Light: Casa AR

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Today, a fascinating residence designed by Seinfeld Arquitectos  – Casa AR – will enchant your eyes and fuel your passion for modern architecture. The house uses the classic space arrangement – ground floor for social areas and upstairs for bedrooms, but surprises with the use of geometry and building materials. Using the least amount of […]

Andy Martin’s Four-Storey High Notting Hill Gate Residence

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We recently received photos of an enticing residential project – Andy Martin family’s house, Mews 03 located in the fashionable London neighborhood Notting Hill Gate. Designed by and for Australian architect Andy Martin with the help of his team at Andy Martin Architects, the four-storey home is one that features extraordinary spaces linked with iconic […]

Wimberley House Offering Panoramic Views of Texan Hillside

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The Wimberley House offers 5,000 square feet of residential space for its inhabitants to enjoy, alongside outdoor facilities like a fascinating at dusk swimming pool and a breathtaking panoramic views of the surroundings from the rooftop. Created by Dallas-based design studio Cunningham Architects, this magnificent contemporary home is located in Wimberley, a small town in […]

Garage Turned Into Delightful Small Office in Eindhoven

We are spotting more and more creative office designs lately and are happy to see that work atmosphere is an important factor to consider. Dutch studio architecten|en|en recently designed a home office in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, by simply wrapping an old garage in corrugated aluminum. The client’s brief and the starting point for planning was […]

Combining Nature With Comfort: Under Pohutukawa Residence

The mesmerizing Under Pohutukawa Residence was designed by Auckland-based studio Herbst Architects and is a two story beach house located in northern New Zealand. Its design was built in strong connection to the local landscape, composed of impressive Pohutukawa trees, which occupy 90%of the site’s area. The house is spectacular, both inside and out, mixing […]

Floating Half Dark Half Transparent Dune House in England

Located amongst the houses of the quiet village of Thorpeness, Suffolk, England, the splendid contemporary Dune House imposes an uncanny architectural design on adjacent hillside neighbors. The floating modern villa is too beautiful to belong to a single family, so the owners thought that it might serve a higher purpose if put up for holiday […]

Diverse Modern Home Integrated in a Scenic Landscape

‘Wohnhaus Pircher, Planit C’ is a contemporary residence located in a privileged natural environment, near the Italian-Austrian border in Toblach, Italy. Designed by Comfort-Architecten, the house is a perfect observation point for panoramic views of the nearby mountains. Roof terraces and walkways were especially developed for the inhabitants to enjoy this setting. The residence consists […]

Impressive Three-Volume Residence on Shelter Island

YN-13 House is a complex residential three-volume structure interrupted by “corridors” of outside space. An imposing two-storey main structure houses the entertaining facilities and living spaces on one floor and private quarters on the next, while two smaller volumes shelter a guest wing and a garage. Successfully designing the cedar-cladded complex of structures, architects from […]

Minimalist Japanese Architecture: The Mishima House

The Mishima House was designed by Keiji Ashizawa Design and is an example of beautiful minimalist Japanese architecture. This abode in Tokyo seems to be the result of its surrounding urban environment. Its asymmetrical shape makes it stand out, but at the same time requires an ingenious layout. The architects had no trouble meeting the […]

Wood-Cladded Dream Home in Almunecar: Pure White

Some residence are built with two ideas in mind – a perfect, customized residential plan for its inhabitants and a home so beautiful that instantly becomes a dream home for anyone who sees it. This is the case with this next house in Almunecar named Pure White – a fascinating residence designed by Susanna Cots. […]

Dark And Modern Waterfront Villa Ypenburg III

Located in The Hague, Netherlands, this next residence stands out from across the scenery in a successful attempt to enhance its natural surroundings and offer passers-by an incredible display of contemporary architecture. Flaunting its dark facade, Villa Ypenburg III rises three storeys up and shelters large, bright spaces that contrast with its exterior. Designed by […]

Interview with Robert Oshatz: The Natural Beauty and Lyrical Music of Architecture

In the words of the great German philosopher Friedrich von Schelling, “Architecture in general is frozen music.” If this is to be believed, then the Portland, Oregon based architect Robert Oshatz could be considered a regular virtuoso. Having worked as an architect since the early 70s, Oshatz has become renowned for designing homes with a […]

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