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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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Inspiring Design Scheme Showcased by 285 Chaplin Crescent Residence in Canada

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On a snowy backdrop, 285 Chaplin Crescent residence developed by Zeca Homes Inc. in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, looks like a cozy refuge. A mix of materials (stone, wood, glass and zinc) and an irregular geometry make the building visually stand out. A few terraces and balconies, as well as generously-sized windows ensure an optimum indoor-outdoor […]

Uncluttered Modern Family Home Breathing in Canadian River Panoramas

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Defined by simplicity and a powerful connection to its green surroundings, the Dunrobin Shore modern family home was envisioned by Christopher Simmonds Architect as being a personal oasis near a crowded urban fabric. A unique custom home design was envisioned by the architect as shaping a private heaven for the family living here, a cluster of spaces adapted for a modern […]

Modern Family Retreat With a Curving Upper Level: House Revnice

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Situated in a residential area of villas on the northern bank of Revnice above the Berounka valley in the Czech Republic, House Revnice is a modern family retreat offering a healthy lifestyle. The residence- envisioned by Jarousek.Rochová.Architekti- is composed of a lower level embedded into a green garden and an upper volume which seems independent from certain […]

Two Stacked Perpendicular Volumes Defining Modern LK House in Austria

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A play of two volumes stacked one on top of the other was the design proposal forwarded by Dietrich Untertrifaller Architects for LK House in the town of Hard, Austria. The “boxes” are partially wrapped in concrete, a rough material contrasting the extensive glazing and wooden shading panels. A feeling of lightness is unleashed throughout […]

Bold Office Design for Media Agency Showcasing an Industrial Character

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This is the second time i29 Interior Architects collaborates with VMX Architects, this time to develop a bold office design for MediaXplain, a media agency in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. VMX took full advantage of the powerful features of the location– with views over the old Port of Amsterdam– and implemented a completely open facade with […]

Distinctive Seatoun Heights House With Breathtaking Harbor Views in New Zealand

Seatoun Heights House sits on a steep site above Seatoun Heights Road, New Zealand, perched above the harbor. When planning the development of the residence, Parsonson Architects took advantage of the spectacular views and the existing established vegetation. Clad in dark vertical corrugated iron, the project is intended to form a relationship with the established […]

Rediscovering Things That Matter: Charming Hudson Woods Nature Retreat

Ingeniously crafted by the team at Lang Architecture, this Hudson Woods retreat is part of a larger residential project located 100 miles away from New York and including 26 modern and energy efficient homes. This project is said to open doors to rediscovering the things that matter: family, nature,  freedom, long-forgotten passions. With an emphasis on […]

Imposing Sunset Strip Residence in LA With Extensive City Views

Sunset Strip Residence by Los Angeles based Mcclean Design Architects is an imposing residential project consisting of three units: luxury villa, glass garage and cozy guest house. According to the developing team, the house is approached by means of a gated driveway and guard house. The garage sits in a spot that enjoys spectacular views […]

Massive Weekend Retreat Balancing Modernity and Coziness: Casa ALD

This weekend retreat designed and implemented by Juan Carlos Baumgartner of SPACE Architects is projected on a land of little over 1,000 square meters in Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico. Casa ALD consists of two main volumes: a prism into which another rectangular wooden prism is embedded. Since the very beginning, the purpose of this project was clear: […]

Exquisite Design for Utility Company Headquarters: Nuon Offices in Amsterdam

How would you personally imagine the working premises of a large utility company? HEYLIGERS Design+Projects have completed the interior design for Nuon, a power company based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The new six-level headquarters is functionally divided into “neighborhoods”, completely focused on diverse and flexible working. In addition, the building offers all facilities for its […]

Contemporary Bangkok Residence Defined by Interconnected Glass Volumes

This two-level residence envisioned and implemented by Architects DBLAP takes advantage of a charming, lush-green site in Bangkok, Thailand. Consisting of a series of interconnected volumes, the project is centered around an inner courtyard, accessed easily from all rooms of the house. Predominant use of glass allows the inhabitants to enjoy unobstructed views of the surroundings, […]

Sustainable House Design Paying Tribute to Modern Technology in Hong Kong

An existing 40-year old house in Sha Tin district, Hong Kong was recently given a complete make-over by the architects at Millimeter Interior Design Limited. Overall costs were lowered by building the exterior walls over the existing structure. The new 5100 square-foot residence is currently divided into two stories and features a garage, a living […]

Private Contemporary Home in Mexico Balancing Seclusion and Openness 

Imagine coming home at dusk to this marvelous contemporary home! With an illuminated facade composed of sleek design lines, this 7,168 square feet villa in Hermosillo, Mexico, is a private home holding great inspiration. Designed by Imativa Arquitectos and photographed by Alexander Potiomkin, the private property known as Residencia R35 rises three levels up to accommodate a very specific circulation – service, […]

Interesting Home Extension in London Featuring Brick Walls and Sliding Glass Doors

Commissioned to provide a new kitchen and living room for a couple whose children had recently moved out, London studio Tigg Coll Architects implemented an original home extension. This addition connects the main building with the garden and features sliding glass doors which retract into brick walls:  “Even though we wanted the new extension to really […]

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