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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Peaceful Refuge Optimally Connected to the Outdoors: Hog Pen Creek Residence in Texas

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With an envied location on the tree-covered confluence of Hog Pen Creek and Lake Austin, USA, the Hog Pen Creek Residence by Lake|Flato Arhitects is a Texas dream home. The owners of this site wanted a peaceful refuge with a great connection to the outdoors, that would accommodate them during their off-season training for ironman […]

Contemporary 8A House in Mexico Unveiling Private Gardens and Patios

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8A House was recently completed by Dionne Arquitectos in Puebla, a vibrant city in Mexico. The south facade of the project may lead one to think this is a modern home design based on a symmetric approach. But as you move forward, you will discover a complex geometry, one that facilitates an optimum connection to […]

Hillside “Scape House” Disclosing a Surprising Geometry in Shiga, Japan

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FORM/Kouichi Kimura Architects completed the development of the Scape House, a modern family residence in Shiga, Japan. The hillside location of the project and lake views from certain vantage points dictated a design opened towards the landscape. However, the owners’ brief requested a high level of privacy. The “compromise” was to build a home with […]

Visionary Courtyard House Piercing the Deserts of Arizona

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For those of you who ever doubted the power of modern architecture, it can re-frame your desires and teach you about the importance of simplicity. This astonishing courtyard house in Scottsdale, Arizona, proves that a clean, functional design can support an inspiring effect on the interior and exterior atmosphere. Designed by Wendell Burnette Architects, the captivating desert courtyard house constructed […]

Whimsical Blend of Modern and Traditional Design: Equestrian Club Residence

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Completed by Krista Watterworth Design Studio, this stylish family residence in Wellington, Florida, United States inspires harmony throughout. The Equestrian Club project borrows its name from the local passion for horseback riding: “The homeowner, whose daughter is quite the skilled competitor, decided to purchase a home in Wellington to immerse her daughter in its equestrian culture. […]

Luxurious Ski Retreat Offering Mesmerizing Views: Chalet Mont Blanc

Located in Megève, France, the imposing Chalet Mont Blanc is a luxurious ski retreat meant to soften the senses and energize them at the same time. With a vantage position high up on a cliff, overlooking the small town below, the villa comprises two neighboring buildings and comes with a hypnotizing infinity pool. Boasting 7 […]

Distinct Modern Design Exhibited by Monolithic House in Castrovillari, Italy

Exhibiting a distinct modern design, the Monolithic House in the Italian town of Castrovillari was thoroughly planned and implemented by Studio Brain Factory. The 1,830 sq ft apartment is based on a concept inspired by the volumetric subtractions of a monolithic block: “The majestic views of the Pollino massif mountains, clearly visible from the luminous […]

SPA Theme as Inspiration for the Energetic Google Offices in Budapest

After featuring colorful Google headquarters from Zurich, Amsterdam and Tel Aviv, we are constantly on the lookout for the company’s new office design approaches. Graphasel Design Studio have completed the Google Offices in Budapest, which are based on an intriguing theme: “The keyword SPA has been chosen for the office in Budapest, since more than […]

Brick Termitary House Shaped by the Extreme Climate of Da Nang, Vietnam

Built in an extreme climate in Da Nang, Vietnam, the Termitary House by Tropical Space exhibits an intriguing architecture. Brick was used extensively in the overall design, inspired by the termites’ special ability to build their nests in this region. The residence also pays tribute to the remains of Champa baked-brick Towers, constructed here from […]

Rustic-Meets-Modern Holiday Home Renovation in Rural Belgium

There’s always more to undergoing a holiday home renovation than appears at first. Combining respect for the surroundings, simplicity and inspiration, rural areas can be revived like the legendary Phoenix bird. Located in Belgium’s Walloon region, this inspiring holiday stone house flaunts a pitched roof reminiscent of the local architectural language. Underneath, spaces filled with light make you feel […]

Luxury Beach House in Australia Promising Unforgettable Vacations

Who doesn’t dream of waking up by the sea, in an inspiring setting? Waking up every morning to a gently caressing breeze and thanking for the amazing panoramas is not only for the owners of this amazingly modern beach house overlooking the sparkling Coral Sea in Castaways Beach, Noosa, Australia. Anyone can rent it and enjoy the luxury pet friendly […]

Sophistication Defining Recently Renovated Stone House in Switzerland

Undergoing a renovation – and a historic one nonetheless – is a task best left to creative professionals, who can envision a new life for an old building that still has so many to offer. This renovated stone house in a historic village in Switzerland is not only a dream come true for its owners, but an […]

Small Weekend Retreat in New York State Mirroring the Berkshire Hills

The owner of this small weekend retreat overlooking the Berkshire Hills in Rensselaer County, New York wanted a holiday house for relaxation. In master-minding the project, architect David Jay Weiner was inspired by a cultural symbol: “In the spirit of a Japanese kimono, the house is conceived as a single sweeping volumetric sheet enclosure that […]

House Redesign Abundant in Soft Walnut Hues: “Two-Levels” Project in Ukraine

Sergey Gotvyansky from NOTT Design Studio completed the “Two-Levels” project, a redesign of a family residence in  Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine. The result is an elegant home with a color spectrum based “on the balance of rough surfaces of concrete-like plaster and warm textures of American walnut, plus white background and black embedding details”. The new layout […]

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