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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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A World’s First: Suspended Bicycle Roundabout in the Netherlands

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Cycling enthusiasts out there, check out the world’s first suspended bicycle roundabout! Designed by Ipv Delft and located between the localities of Eindhoven, Veldhoven and Meerhoven in the Netherlands, the project encourages a healthier living. The numbers spinning around this initiative are impressive: of a 70-metre (230 ft) tall central pylon, 24 steel cables and […]

A Modern Two-Storey Dwelling Inspiring Calmness in New Zealand

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Nestled in Auckland, New Zealand, Rothesay Bay House is a modern two-storey dwelling with a refined wooden exterior and a  fancy modern interior. Designed by Creative Arch, it was built on the existing groundwork structure, to save resources, focusing on recycling and harming as less as possible the environment. The house opens to the natural […]

Inspiring Walnut Residence Embodying Unique Perforations

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The uncanny design of Walnut Residence, embodying unique perforations caught our attention. The project, located in Venice, California, was completed by Modal Design. It unveils a unique exterior, edgy and eclectic, transforming a simple dwelling into a unique work of art. The building’s “skin”, a cor-ten steel which evokes a gritty aesthetic, define its character. […]

Exciting Residential Project Underlining Serenity: Casa Do Lago in Portugal

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A place filled with harmony, coziness and warmth makes us instantly think of home. That particular spot where things fall into place, where you feel safe, tranquil and relaxed, where “welcome” translates into “I’m happy and sheltered” – that is, dear readers, home. There are many types of houses, from imposing and sophisticated to clean-lined and […]

Cozy Haven Nested in the Laurentians, Canada: Via Sauvagia House

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There’s something about the organic feel generated by the lovely cabins built up along the slopes of the mountains. Most people choose detached houses to disconnect from the exhausting cities, in order to find peace, get in touch with nature and last, but not least, explore a different side of life. Naturally, harmony is one […]

Evoking the Classical Hungarian Citizen Style: Városliget Café&Bar in Budapest

Városliget Café&Bar is situated is one of the most popular parks in Budapest, where culture and hospitality have had a significant role for 150 years uninterruptedly. Városliget today is an amazing site where both inhabitants and tourists can choose form an array of different gastronomic, cultural and leisure activities. The restaurant is steps away from […]

Minimalist Japanese Residence Making the Most of a Narrow Site: House F

Architect Kenji Ido of Ido, Kenji Architectural Studio completed House Fin, a minimalist Japanese residence located in Osaka. The house was especially envisioned for a couple in an urban narrow site, neighbored by a mixed-use area where small houses, small factories, and small office buildings coexist. The clients requested a garden in the south side […]

Project Inspiring Serenity: Olaya House Near Medellin, Colombia

Olaya House is a residential project completed by David Ramirez in 2011 near Medellin (the second largest city in Colombia). The dwelling inspires serenity, embarking the inhabitants on a trip away from the urban landscape. Olaya House invites you to enjoy the outdoors. Catching the attention of those who prefer organic homes, which capture the […]

Stylish Property With a Retro-Modern Design and a Spiral Staircase

Retro-Modern Design, Limantos Residence, is an impressive venue by architect Fernanda Marques in the exciting city of São Paulo, Brazil. Boasting a retro-modern appearance, the house offers an incredible feeling of freedom. With a double-height ceiling and floor-to-ceiling windows, this splendid three-level residence, harmoniously built, brings the residents in the middle of nature. The fully retractable sliding doors allow the […]

Charming Home Makeover in Los Angeles by Hunter Kenihan

Hunter Kenihan of Indian Summer Investments LLC sent us an inspiring home makeover project. When the current owner bought this 1920’s bungalow with craftsman elements, it had the classic outdated Los Angeles floor plan, two small bedrooms and a small bathroom between them.  It was also on a significant hill with great views of northeast […]

Spaceship House: Detached All-White Contemporary Villa Freundorf

Showcasing a peculiar monolithic design, Villa Freundorf is the home of a young family. Emplacement was chosen near the enchanting city of Vienna, Austria. The project was completed in 2012 by Project A01 Architects. Neatly designed and making use of geometry and shapes, this detached all-white contemporary villa resembles to a spaceship. Creative and inspiring, […]

Renovation of Casa RO: a Straight-Lined 60’s Venue by Elìas Rizo Arquitectos

The renovation of Casa RO, by Elías Rizo Arquitectos, emerged from a house originally built in the 60’s. The rectangular-shaped venue is defined by straight lines and a good communication with the exterior. Consequently it was enlarged and adapted to a modern context. The clients, a young family with a unique way of living, wanted to […]

Strong Geometry Shaping the Exterior of Birds Nest Residence in Arizona

Located in  in Scottsdale, Arizona, the Birds Nest Residence  is a clean-lined residential project defined by bold geometric forms. Embracing simplicity, the house designed by Kendle Design Collaborative boasts a mid-century modern architecture. The team responsible with the project, strongly influenced by the work of Richard Neutra and Al Beadle‘s modern approach, chose to build up a rectilinear structure and despite […]

Volumetric Holiday Home in Brazil by Bernardes + Jacobsen Arquitetura

Volumetric holiday home, CT House  is a stunning modern residence located an hour and a half from the city of São Paulo, Brazil. The project was designed by Bernardes + Jacobsen Arquitetura and completed in 2010. Two perpendicular volumes create the plateaus, one for access and the other for leisure. The division between spaces was a natural thing to do: “The deployment […]

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