Envisioned by Concrete Architectural Associates, this new citizenM hotel… in Rotterdam, The Netherlands boasts no less than 151 guest rooms and an overall impressive design. Upon entering the unit, guests are greeted by a red glazed vestibule and an elegant wooden staircase hinting the way towards the check-in desk with four self-check-in terminals on the first level. Original cabinets
This apartment in the town of Cap d’Ail, near Monaco was envisioned by NG Studio… and is part of a summer residence. Intended for receiving guests who come to the owners for holidays on the French Riviera and not as a permanent home, this stylish contemporary retreat was aimed at ensuring total relaxation. Therefore, during the process of creating a
Have a look at this elegant spherical shelter with the power to evoke the splendor of endless sea waters! Cocoon Beach was developed by the team at Coccon Tree and consists of a charming retreat made up of an aluminum structure and covered with straw-colored synthetic wire. Discovered by Freshome on Trendir…, the project also features two foam mattresses
Displaying an unconventional shape inspired by the Australian coastline, the Rest House in Victoria, Australia was developed by Tim Spicer Architects… in collaboration with Col Bandy Architects. Both the architects and the owners-an active retiring couple-share a love for sailing and this imposing residence reflects their passion. You may have noticed the project’s butterfly roof, which resembles a boat’s hull.
When approached with the challenge of designing a contemporary house with a parking lot for two cars, Anonymous Architects… came up with a daring architecture concept. This Roof Car Park House in Los Angeles, California switches between the position of the open-air “garage” and the living spaces, located below: “In addition to being a dramatic shift of expectations, it is
We ran across this elegant and highly original looking furniture piece currently known on the design market as The Cowrie Chair. Inspired by the concave lines of sea shells, the creative team behind Made in Ratio… envisioned a home product that stands out due to its modern flowing lines. Highly adaptable to a variety of contemporary spaces, the piece caught
The NS House conceived by Galeazzo Design Agency… and located in Sao Paulo, Brazil combines Scandinavian, French and Italian design with vintage furniture. Accommodating a collection of several art pieces, the project is an appealing social hub that grabs your attention instantly. There are many spacious passages and sectors integrated harmoniously into the house such as: cellar, dining room, living,
Check out this exquisite US bayfront estate in Ocean City, Worcester County boasting a charming architecture, seven bedrooms and fascinating harbor views! Spotted on Creig Northrop Team of Long & Foster…, the residence stands out due to its traditional cedar shake, slate roof and fine exterior details. The 7,374 square foot house comes with a private pier for boating
Located near the Arousa estuary, in the Northwest of Spain, this interesting looking residence was cleverly designed and implemented by Iñaki Leite…. Dezanove House stands out due to the use of recycled wood from the local fishing industry. “Bateas” are wooden platforms employed for the mussel production industry in the region. Before being sent to recycling- commonly for vineyards
Welcome to a contemporary lake house with plenty of personality and an inviting feel! Envisioned by Carlton Architecture+Design… and located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina, USA, the Piedmont Residence takes advantage of the spectacular surrounding views, including a fascinating perspective over a neighboring mountain lake. Large window walls ensure openness and transparency, allowing inhabitants
This mesmerising Victorian house, nestled in London (De Beauvoir Conservation area), was renewed and extended this year by Scott Architects…. As a curiosity, the project won the title “Best small house of the year” at The Sunday Times British Homes Awards 2013. Everybody was pretty much impressed by its inspiring, yet quirky appearance. The back of the house was
BAK Architects… designed this volumetric house with industrial features close the beach of a tranquil seaside village, in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. Only a few meters away of the sandy dunes, the construction was strategically placed to offer a relaxing living experience, away from the ordinary. With the sea on one side and a strip of forest on the other,
The picturesque s_DenK Residence envisioned and developed by Soho Architektur in a small Bavarian village inspires freedom and harmony. Its hillside location allowed the architects to place the garage and living spaces at different levels, thus creating an interesting coverall composition. The typical colored and textured facade is a reference to the local context of the building.
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Have a look at this stylish, bright 786 square foot home, envisioned by interior designer Kate Koppany… in the heart of Budapest, Hungary. An example of modern refinement, the loft features a sober color palette, mostly employing the classic black&white combination. Acting as the social core of the apartment, the open space living and dining zone inspires refinement throughout.
Inspired by his travels to Ecuador, Peru and Brazil, artist Guy Laramée sculpted a mountain landscape on 24 printed volumes of the Encyclopedia Britannica. First published in Edinburgh in 1768, Encyclopedia Britannica officially put a stop to its print version in 2012, after 244 years. This project- entitled Adieu- marks the ending of the printing process and, according to My …