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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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Contemporary Residence in Sri Lanka by Architect Channa Horombuwa

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This three storied, seven bedroom house, owned by Vijitha & Lalith Lokuge was designed by architect Channa Horombuwa and is located in Boralesgamuwa, Sri Lanka. Here is the information we received from the architect:  “This L-shaped house with its tall blind walls cut down the noise and congestion of the main road and fully opens […]

Fantastic Renovation Displaying Modern Colours and Pleasant Design

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The need for a contemporary and comfortable home pushed the young family living in this home to consider turning their hundred-year-old Northwest Portland house into a modern retreat from stressful everyday life. They approached interior designer Jessica Helgerson to create a fresh face for their residence. Working with a palette of whites and cool greys […]

Original and Strikingly Clever: V-House by GAAGA

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V-House was designed by a company of architects entitled GAAGA and is located in Leiden, The Netherlands. This beautiful compact home takes its name from a distinct feature: its roof shape. Even though it is hardly noticeable from the outside, the crib has a total of two floors, each with its well structured living zones. […]

Elegant and Spacious: The Floating House in South Korea

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The Floating House is an impressive contemporary residence designed by Hyunjoon Yoo Architects and located in South Korea. The brief was to create a home suited for a couple in their sixties, which would take advantage of the river nearby and avoid the overall racket of the neighborhood. According to the architects, the plan can […]

Replacing an Old Shack with a Contemporary Weekend Retreat: Watershack

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Having a small place to go on weekends can be a blessing. In this particular case, the clients had a budget of $160,000 to spruce up their old vacation home, but the architects from Studio Twenty Seven Architecture proposed building a brand new contemporary residence for the same price of improving the old shack. The […]

Creative Store in New York with a Glacial Cavern Theme

The Richard Chai store is an original installation in the shape of a glacial cavern . The unusual showroom was envisioned by Snarkitecture and designer Richard Chai in New York. According to the architects, “white architectural foam is cut by hand to produce erosions and extensions of the sculpted walls and ceiling to create a […]

Inspired by Nature: Stunning Leaf House in Brazil

The spectacular Leaf House was designed by Mareines + Patalano Arquitetura and is located in Angra dos Reis, close to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Its unique design is said to be inspired by Brazil’s Indian architecture and was envisioned in a way that counteracts the humid and hot climate which characterizes the area. Stretching over […]

Charming Residence Emerging From Rock Formations: Cliff House

The Cliff House was designed by Altius Architecture and is located in Muskoka Lakes, Ontario, Canada. Although anchored in a spectacular natural environment, the residence makes no compromises in terms of comfort. According to the architects, “this dwelling emerges form the rock formation of the cliff using the same local granite to form its base. […]

Interesting Design Elements and Rental Features: Nowhere but Sajima House

The Nowhere but Sajima House has proven to be an outstanding modern vacation home for its inhabitants. Located approximately 1 hour away from Tokyo, in a small fishing village, the vacation house designed by Japanese architect Yasutaka Yoshimura brings fresh architectural inspiration for those in need of new ideas. Offering extensive views of Mount Fuji […]

Exquisite Interior Design Within a 12th Century Oil Mill

Located in Extramadura, a community of western Spain, this amazing building was first constructed by the Jerónimo monks in the 12th century and later became an oil mill. Due to its historic value, its original architecture was kept intact. In order to rehabilitate the building and transform it into a proper living space, the current […]

Clever and Innovative Arrangement of Spaces: House O

How many of you have gone through building your own home? The excitement, the expectations, the happiness – these feelings are what rushed over anyone who ever dreamed about the perfect house, personalized to capture the essence of your personal lifestyle. House O is one of those residences that fulfil their inhabitant’s dreams. Designed by […]

Refreshing Contact With the Outdoors: House in the Woods by Parque Humano

House in the Woods was designed by studio Parque Humano and is located in Valle de Bravo city in Mexico State. The residence was integrated within a picturesque forest area and overlooks Avándaro Lake. Strong visual connections were created by the architects at different elevations in order to forge a strong indoor outdoor connection. Here […]

Gradually Unfolding Architecture: Gorki House in Moscow

Gorki House was designed by Atrium and is integrated in a beautiful natural environment atop of a hill west of Moscow. The architects were commissioned to design a contemporary residence for a young couple and their kid, while maintaining a good relationship with the surrounding pine forest landscape. The building features generous windows and a […]

Lovely Design Details within a Charming Australian Family Home

Palm Beach Residence is an intriguing remodel of a family home achieved by Brooke Aitken Design and located in Australia. According to the architects, “this older style house directly located on Sydney’s famous Palm Beach required an significant internal facelift. The house is used as a holiday home for up to 14 people and it […]

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