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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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Concrete and Steel “House H” in Lima Built Around a Sunken Garden

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Located near Lima, Peru, on a 1000 square-meter lot next to a busy road, House H by OZ Arq offers a high level of privacy, while opening up to some fantastic views: “The project developed as an architecture that analyses and recognizes the context, generates paths and handles an extensive program while keeping as much […]

Arresting Rectangular House in Barcelona Exemplifies Simplicity

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Artigas Arquitectes imagined a rectangular house exemplary filling a suburban lot in Barcelona, Spain. Spreading over 540 square meters, this rectangular house in Barcelona “arises from the idea of creating an ideal habitable space in the interior of a pure and light volume, which has a regular shape and is permeable to the excellent natural conditions and […]

Modern Farmhouse-Inspired Residence With a Glamorous Design: Winelands Home

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Antoni Associates sent us photos and information depicting the recently finished Winelands Home. The estate is nestled among orchards and vineyards on the Eastern fringe of the Stellenbosch mountains and is one of South Africa’s premier golfing residential developments. The owners’ wish was to have a modern farmhouse which incorporated glamorous elements with an emphasis […]

Oceanfront Residence Evoking Fortress-Like Grandeur: Bella Vita Villa

The Bella Vita Villa by Prototype Design Lab is located in the picturesque Turks & Caicos Islands, which are part of the Antiles island grouping. Its original appearance is said to honor the natural oceanfront site. Celebrating lightness and soft breezes, the beach facade is open in order to maximize views, while the street side […]

Deconstructive Architecture Rising in Israeli Avocado Grove 

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Located in HaSharon, this peculiar residential structure built under the Israeli sun is part of Neuman Hayner Architects‘ portfolio. The owners – musicians who wanted “a deconstructive building, in the midst of an avocado grove” – never imagined how their new home would inspire hundreds to trust architects they work with. The Avocado Grove House reflects respect for the environment and owner’s […]

South California Home Providing Gracious and Open Living Spaces: McElroy Residence

Especially designed for a couple and their two sons, McElroy Residence is a modern retreat nestled in a private community in Laguna Beach, California, USA. The house opens up to take advantage of the ocean views and the Southern California atmosphere. According to the architects, one of the challenges was to “provide gracious and open […]

Garden Home Sparkling Under a Curved Roof and Natural Light

A garden home, private and beautifully withdrawn from public eyes rises in Seattle, Washington. Designed by Balance Associates Architects, this modern structure reinterprets the way a garden home organizes the owner’s lifestyle. Boasting its light-encouraging shape in a suburban neighborhood, the home with a curved roof sets itself apart from neighboring structures. This Garden House is “one of […]

Sleek Glass and Wood House Extension With Matching Swimming Pool

This modern glass and wood house extension in Salzburg, Austria, was intended to increase the square footage of a single family house and bring natural light inside. An old house in Salzburg became the perfect playing ground for a game of light and warmth. Aichberger Architektur Studio visualized the two-story structure as elongating towards the garden, opening towards […]

Old Building Renovation Project in Singapore with a Modern Twist: 59BTP-House

59BTP-House in Bukit Timah, Singapore is a contemporary renovation project delivered by ONG&ONG, an architecture company with offices currently opened in 12 Asian cities. Initially built by the owner’s father, the dwelling lack plenty of features needed to accommodate the modern living needs of the current users: “The client wanted to have two master bedrooms […]

Perfect Venue for Friend Gatherings: Original Tepoztlan Lounge in Mexico

When planning your next friend gathering, wouldn’t it be nice if the meeting “venue” came with fresh air and a swimming pool? Cadaval & Solà-Morales completed Tepoztlan Lounge, said to be the first in a series of buildings especially designed to be rented as communal encounter spaces. This one is located in the small town […]

Contemporary Forest Home Anchored by Four Stone Walls

Imagine yourself enjoying the soft summer air turning into a brisk breeze as you lounge outside by the pool. El Bosque House (the House in the Forest) by Ramon Esteve Estudio is a contemporary forest home where you can truly feel safe and comfortable. Surrounded by native vegetation blossoming under the warm Spanish sun, this contemporary […]

Farming Kindergarten Uplifting Vietnam’s Hope for the Future

Spreading over 3800 square meters, the Farming Kindergarten by Vo Trong Nghia Architects is an astounding architectural project trying to give back the power to the people. In a historically agricultural country like Vietnam, where the manufacturing economy quickly gains ground, people’s connection to the natural environment is quickly changing. Located in Biên Hòa, Dong Nai, Vietnam, […]

Contemporary Terrace Extension to Victorian-Style Bridport Residence in Australia

Matt Gibson Architecture + Design added a contemporary extension to Bridport Residence, a Victorian-style home located on Bridport Street, in Melbourne, Australia. According to the project developers, this new two-story terrace “makes optimal use of the northerly aspect, and creates a quiet safe haven to the rear of the property. Natural materials, and sense of […]

Quiet Modernism Inspired by Private Boathouse and Docking Facility in Canada

This private boathouse and docking facility designed by Kevin Weiss of Weiss Architecture & Urbanism Limited exemplifies a quiet and precise modernism. Located on one of the many islands dotting The Archipelago in Georgian Bay, Ontario, this project merges with our idea of harmony achieved through design. The new building gently responds to the natural and […]

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