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Architecture Design Ideas, Pictures and Inspiration

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!

Phenomenal Villa Built From a Solid Cliff Rock

We really enjoy the fact that we come across residences that have a natural element in their structure, in its purest form. This is a great thing in many aspects, but we will just emphasize on the creativity and incredible work of architects that deal with this kind of unusual projects. This villa is located in the West of Sweden…

Architecture Pocket Guide for iPhone Released

If you like to travel and you also have an Iphone then you have to see this great tool for architecture and design lovers, world travelers and city dwellers, that allows you to discover great buildings worldwide. ‘Architecture‘ is the first GPS based architectural pocket guide for the iPhone and it was created by Bas Berck. You can travel to…

Residence in South Dublin: “Matilde” from Ailtireacht

What you can observe in the pictures below is a makeover of a  Victorian house located in the South of Dublin. The team behind this plan is Ailtireacht,… whose headquarters is also in Dublin. The owners of the house wanted some more living space so the brief consisted in adding such a construction, in order to increase the surface of

Australians Have the World’s Largest Homes, According to a Recent Reuters Study

You were probably thinking about USA as “the place to be” in matters of big and luxurious homes. However, the Commonwealth Bank of Australia recently revealed some interesting information regarding the country with the world’s largest homes. Apparently Australia took the lead, with an average home size of 214.6 square meters (2,310 sq ft). The cause of the fact that…

Nature And Architecture Combined: The Stone House in Portugal

If you are one to go for residences that are constructed with sustainable materials, what better way to do that than actually use nature in your architecture plans? This is the case with this interesting looking house in the images below. Located in Nas montanhas de Fafe, Portugal, its resistance is mainly ensured by two giant boulders which are also…

River House by MCK Architects- Stunning Architecture and Beautiful Views

This dream home comes from MCK Architects,… a team from Sydney, Australia. From their rich portfolio, we can say that many projects caught our eyes, due to their original approach. However, today we would like to present  the River House, mainly because it has the ability to impress one down to its smallest details. With a beautiful exterior design and

Istanbul’s New Airport is Also The World’s Largest Earthquake-Proof Building

Sabiha Gökçen International Airport… has recently been open and in short time became a modern symbol of Istanbul and Turkey. This is probably due to the fact that the building is not only a terminal, but currently the world’s largest earthquake-proof building as well. The structure has a stunning 2 million square feet surface and is able to resist a

Dentist’s Office in Japan, A Good Reason for Your Routine Check-Ups

Probably one of the last things that comes to mind when looking at this building is the fact that it is actually a modern dentist office.  We decided to show it to you today due to its unusual architecture and style. Located in Nagano, the construction belongs to  Hiroki Tanabe…, a talented architect from Japan. Here are some of

Can You Build A Residence from Geometric Boxes?

Apparently the answer to the question in the title is “yes”.  The name of the project below is “Fairhaven Residence” and belongs to DeForest Architects…. The house has no less than 3800 square feet and is made out of geometrical boxes. The interior looks as if somehow unfinished, with hanging wooden structures on the ceiling and concrete floors, but

Incredible Underground Residence in Switzerland

Have you ever thought how it would be like to live in a bunker or an underground tunnel? Well, today we bring you the upgraded version of that, which is an all-equipped underground home. Situated in the Swiss village of Vals, deep in the mountains, the house is very hard to spot, which makes for a perfect gateway. The unusual…

Vodafone Headquarters in Porto

We are used to important mobile phone operators to come up with fantastic commercials and build their brand on impressive advertising efforts. However, it’s been a while since we’ve seen such a great office building. The architects from Barbosa & Guimaraes… respected the Vodafone slogan ““Vodafone Life, Life in Motion” in creating this dynamic building. The construction has eight floors,

Aqua Tower, a 250 Meters Wavering Building in Chicago

Aqua Tower is yet another recent  eye-catching building on the skylines of Chicago. The amazing project comes form Studio Gang Architects in collaboration with Magellan Development…. It is really nice to come across buildings that had a simple idea behind them and that have a design that can easily be drawn or reproduced and be easily recognized worldwide- like

“The Villa” from Studio Daniel Libeskind

This is what  “twisted architecture” should actually be about: great looking buildings with completely unexpected angles and creative approaches. “The Villa” comes from Studio Daniel Libeskind…, a company with offices in USA as well as in Europe. Here are some words from the architects’ website concerning this project: ” The Villa creates a new dialogue between contemporary living and

Casa Negra in Buenos Aires by Andres Remy Architects

This beautiful house – Casa Negra or “the Black House”- comes from Andres Remy Architects… and is located at a 30 km distance from Buenos Aires, Argentina, in a spectacular natural environment. In taking on this project, the team of architects had to deal with some of the circumstances of the local setting. First of all, they had full responsibility

Low Key, SiteResponsive Beach House in Sorrento by Marcus O’Reilly Architects

Marcus O’Reilly Architects… has carefully designed a low key, site responsive beach house in Sorrento on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsula in Australia. The timber clad structure reinterprets a longstanding beach house tradition in the area. It uses local materials to blend into, respect and compliment it’s sought after, national park adjacent location. The site, which has been in the owner’s family

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