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!

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Exquisite Modern Residence with Original Architecture Details:Chicken Point Cabin

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Chicken Point Cabin. is a remarkable modern residence designed by Olson Kundig Architects and located in Northern Idaho, USA. According to the architects, the idea for the cabin is that of a lakeside shelter in the woods—a little box with a big window that opens to the surrounding landscape. The cabin’s big window-wall (30 feet […]

Charming Victorian Makeover with a Welcoming Interior Design

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A Victorian terrace house in the heart of Paddington needed a makeover and what resulted from the work of Stanic Harding Architecture and Interiors you can see below: a beautiful and modern structure, that retained the original Victorian facade, but opened it to a new world. The backside of the building faces north and offers […]

Perfect Modern Hormony: Mosman House in Sydney, Australia

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Mosman House was designed by Corben Architects and is located in Sydney, Australia. This impressive three storey building is a display of flawless contemporary architecture and it offers quite a few spectacular sights. The mix of timber and concrete makes for an interesting contrast and a strong visual effect. The house opens to an incredible […]

Well-balanced and Relaxing Retreat in St. Barts: The Avenstar

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Avenstar is the name given to this fantastic villa in St. Barts, the Caribbean. Exploring a contemporary look on both the interior and exterior design, the Avenstar`s architects provided the house with five large bedrooms, a huge living room which opens onto the terrace and a sunny deck, a heated infinity pool, a water fall […]

A Refreshing Home: Delightful Summer Retreat in Washington

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This friendly and cozy looking home was designed by Bosworth Hoedemaker, LLC and is located in Guemes Island, Washington. The play between private and public spaces was the theme in mind when developing this project called North Puget Sound Compound. The owner has beautiful memories about time spent in summer cabins, which is why the […]

Perfect Indoor/Outdoor Communication: The Wilderness Residence

The Wilderness is a modern architecture project developed by Paul+O Architects and located in Suffolk Woodland, England. Found on Wallpaper*, the project consists of several asymmetrical volumes which seem to blend in one imposing contemporary home. The exterior of the house creates and interesting contrast with its environment. The outdoor-indoor transition is very smooth, due […]

Google’s New Vivid Office in London Featuring Telephone Booths, Giant Dice and Beach Huts

All Google offices around the world can be characterized by originality and out-of-the-box staff interaction ideas. This particular project was developed by architecture firm Scott Brownrigg and is located in London. As seen on Dezeen, the total space of the office is 40,000 sq ft and the theme behind the design is Brighton beach. Here […]

Then and Now: Staggering 20 Year Transformation of Lujiazui District, Shanghai

We found these two startling photos of Lujiazui District in Shanghai, one taken in 1990 and the other in 2010, as showcased by Business Insider. As you can see, the transformation is almost hard to believe. Lujiazui is currently a famous financial district in Shanghai. But until the 1980s, it was a relatively low-built area, […]

Incredible Residence with Unequalled Architectural Details

Johannesburg, South Africa is the beautiful setting for this next amazing architectural masterpiece. Designed by Nico Van Der Meulen Architects, this 1,400 sqm residence in Eccleston Rd, Bryanston, stands tall on a sloped terrain, which was the reason for constructing a large basement as a base for the structure on the lower side of the […]

Contemporary, Bright and Dynamic Offices for Lance Armstrong Foundation

The Lance Armstrong Foundation received a recognition of their hard work when they went from leasing space in a corporate office building to having their own offices in the 1950s Gulf Coast Paper Co. warehouse in East Austin, Texas. Modern and full of energy, the new headquarters was designed by Lake Flato Architects and The […]

Imposing Aztec Serpent Office Building in France

Aztec Serpent Office Building was designed by Manuelle Gautrand Architecture and is located close to the main train station in Saint-Etienne, France. The architecture of this building is daring and original, not to mention highly contemporary. According to French studio Manuelle Gautrand Architecture, the project is like a large ‘Aztec serpent’ rising on the lot. […]

Long and Narrow Dwelling Design with a Provocative Shape

Constructed in Sydney, Australia, on a small lot of 115 square meters, Casa Haines is a modern semi-detached dwelling based on a complete renovation of a single story family house. Located in the Newtown neighbourhood, the residence designed by architect Christopher Polly consists of a long and narrow living space, containing everything needed for a single […]

Breathtaking Home in Norway Overlooking a Stunning Fjord

WRB Architects have completed the Gunderson house in Haugesund, Norway. The residence takes advantage of everything its privileged environment has to offer. Here is a description from the architects: A stunning fjord site on Scandinavia’s most western point is the background for this project. When we first visited the site a fairly new house occupied […]

Spectacular Architecture Integrated in An Exotic Hawaiian Environment

Kona Residence is a home displaying a dramatic and intriguing architecture in Hawaii. Its location couldn’t be more privileged, as the home is not far from the ocean while at the same time having unobstructed views of the surrounding volcanic mountains. According to TwistedSifter, this stunning building designed by Belzberg Architects was completed in 2010 […]

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