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This is a category for those of you who find pleasure in analyzing the graceful lines and the silhouette of a beautiful building, who enjoy discovering new and intuitive designs for multi-functional spaces or who love modern architecture and everything that has to do with it. Browse our articles to come across wonderful architectural designs from all over the world.

Long Island’s Cocoon House Hides Lots of Glass and Boldly Hued Skylights Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Vera Dordick, on October 18, 2019

Long Island’s Cocoon House Hides Lots of Glass and Boldly Hued Skylights

With a deceptively modest face to the world, the Cocoon House features soaring ceilings, an airy and open atmosphere and spectacular light play throughout. Located in Long Island, New York, the house was designed by nea studio founder Nina Edwards Anker. The residence makes the most of its location while creating a private and environmentally...

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Eclectic Barn-Like Retreat At The Foot Of A Beautiful Mountain Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 18, 2019

Eclectic Barn-Like Retreat At The Foot Of A Beautiful Mountain

At the foot of the Sciliar mountain in Bolzano, South Tyrol stands proudly a beautiful cabin-like retreat. It sits on a site previously occupied by an old barn that dated back to 1850. The new and improved structure was designed and built by studio noa* (network of architecture).  This is one of the most beautiful...

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White House in Spain Turns To The Landscape Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 16, 2019

White House in Spain Turns To The Landscape

In an effort to make the most of the gorgeous views visible from the site, the 05 AM Arquitectura team chose to reorient this stunning white house. They didn’t line it up with the rest of the properties but actually rotated it so it sits perpendicular to the hillside. This gives it a better orientation...

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SAOTA’s Latest Creation Reveals A Wonderful Summer House In Saint Tropez Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 14, 2019

SAOTA’s Latest Creation Reveals A Wonderful Summer House In Saint Tropez

Le Pine is the latest amazing project completed by SAOTA in Saint Tropez, France. It’s a family summer house which sits on a long and narrow site that transitions into a beautiful pine forest towards the South. The pine trees played an important role in the project, with various symbolic representations being scattered throughout the...

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The Mi Chalet Gives New Meaning To Sustainable Architecture Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 9, 2019

The Mi Chalet Gives New Meaning To Sustainable Architecture

Mi Chalet is the expression of everything we know and love about cozy cabin retreats but in a modern and sustainable form. It was completed earlier this year by renowned architect and hotelier Karl Heinz Castlunger. The chalet’s unique facade design helps it stand out but at the same time allows it to integrate naturally...

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The Wonderful Influence Of Corten Steel In Architecture Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 8, 2019

The Wonderful Influence Of Corten Steel In Architecture

Weathering steel often referred to as corten steel, is a group of alloys developed to have a rust-like appearance, as if they’ve been exposed to the weather and the elements for several years. This eliminates the need for painting and makes this a very convenient material. At the same time, its appearance has an industrial vibe...

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Modern House Resembles An Abstract Sculpture In The Midst Of The Forest Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 7, 2019

Modern House Resembles An Abstract Sculpture In The Midst Of The Forest

From the street there’s absolutely no glimpse inside this house. Three large concrete blocks frame a small entrance, creating a facade that’s completely closed off. At the back of the side, however, things are very different. Studio Querkopf Architekten were very specific in their design, wanting to give this modern villa the appearance of a...

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12 Mesmerizing Buildings With Colored Glass Facades Full story

Posted in Architecture | by Simona Ganea, on October 4, 2019

12 Mesmerizing Buildings With Colored Glass Facades

The role of color in architecture is surprisingly underestimated, with the majority of buildings being neutral-colored and designed to blend in along with the other equally colorless structures. While that’s a nice way to maintain a clean and simple aesthetic throughout cities and residential areas in general, seeing a design which doesn’t conform to this...

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