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House Lean-2 by Ben Callery Architects

House Lean-2 by Ben Callery Architects

Redesigned in 2017 by Ben Callery Architects, this traditional single family house is located in Melbourne, Australia. Description by Ben Callery Architects At Lean-2 we?ve put a new spin on the quirky and quaint elements of the...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:34
Jiezi Ancient Town Meiyi Square / Beijing Huaqing An-design Architects

Jiezi Ancient Town Meiyi Square / Beijing Huaqing An-design Architects

Meiyi Square, center of the extensive natural landscape of Jiezi Ancient Town, near the hills and rivers, faces the main street of the ancient town. It is the planned entrance and tourist center of the ancient town along Weijiang River and Mount...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Ring House / CSAA

Ring House / CSAA

Located in Santarém (centre), Portugal, the Ring House is a weekend retreat for a family of four that will eventually become their primary residence. In terms of concept, it was intended to create a dwelling with characteristics and urban interior...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32


Late Night Tales / Joaquín Juberías + Víctor Cano Ciborro

Late Night Tales / Joaquín Juberías + Víctor Cano Ciborro

The basic conception of housing in architecture tends towards an ideal whose purpose is to provide shelter for one or more inhabitants in a temporal period that extends from the middle to the long term. However, what terms would architecture use...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Why African Vernacular Architecture Is Overdue for a Renaissance

Why African Vernacular Architecture Is Overdue for a Renaissance

This article was originally published on Common Edge as "Making a Case for the Renaissance of Traditional African Architecture."
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
RSA Films by March Studio

RSA Films by March Studio

This industrial office located in West Hollywood, California, was designed in 2015 by March Studio for RSA Films. Description by March Studio RSA Films and Scott Free, are producers of iconic film, television and advertising...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:34
Bangkok International Preparatory & Secondary School II / Plan Architect

Bangkok International Preparatory & Secondary School II / Plan Architect

The new campus of Bangkok International Preparatory & Secondary School is located among the residential community in Sukhumvit 77 Road, near Onnut BTS Skytrain station. Working together closely with the school, this campus is designed fully...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Borgo Assistito  / Giacomo Penco +  Matteo Rossetti

Borgo Assistito / Giacomo Penco + Matteo Rossetti

As part of an new housing intervention in the Figino district in Milan, an innovative modern multipurpose building (healthcare and elderly housing) becomes the central element which connects the built environment of the residential complex with the...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32


OMA's Colorful Base, Tower and Ring Scheme Wins Competition for New Courthouse in Lille, France

OMA's Colorful Base, Tower and Ring Scheme Wins Competition for New Courthouse in Lille, France

Update 2/20/18: We\'ve added a gallery of additional images to the post!
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
12 Women in Architecture Photography (Part 2)

12 Women in Architecture Photography (Part 2)

Is there an aspect, a recurring mark, that reveals a difference in the way that male and female architecture photographers see the world" This is, perhaps, one of those rhetorical questions often used as an argument to shed light on...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Private Residence by Domenique Mora

Private Residence by Domenique Mora

This beautiful beach house located in Malibu, California, was designed in 2018 by Domenique Mora. Photography courtesy of Domenique Mora Visit Domenique Mora
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:34
HNI Corporate Headquarters / Neumann Monson Architects

HNI Corporate Headquarters / Neumann Monson Architects

This intervention for a furniture company instils existing facilities with a campus identity celebrating the company?s transparent relationship with its hometown. Founded in 1944, the company moulded itself on a mission to provide a great place to...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Qorveh House / ReNa Design

Qorveh House / ReNa Design

Qorveh house is located in 90 km from the centre of Kurdistan province in Iran. According to client?s demand, this house is designed in two separate units, a duplex residential unit and a multi-purpose independent living and working suite.
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32


Spotlight: William McDonough

Spotlight: William McDonough

Sometimes referred to as “the leading environmental architect of our time,” in his roles as architect, designer, author, educator and social leader, William McDonough (born 20 February 1951) has provided a renewed look at...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Spotlight: Louis Kahn

Spotlight: Louis Kahn

Louis Kahn (February 20th 1901 – March 17th 1974) was one of the United States\' greatest 20th century architects, known for combining Modernism with the weight and dignity of ancient monuments. Though he did not arrive at his...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
House in Franklinford by Modscape

House in Franklinford by Modscape

This modern private residence located in Franklinford, Australia, was designed in 2017 by Modscape. Description by Modscape Sitting peacefully in an open field, this off-the-grid sustainable house captures the views without...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:34
The House with Plants / KamakuraStudio

The House with Plants / KamakuraStudio

The house before rebuilding had stayed in the shadow because the location that had been surrounded by many buildings had been bad.
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Submit Your Project for the 2018 World Architecture Festival Awards

Submit Your Project for the 2018 World Architecture Festival Awards

It\'s time to get your applications ready! Now in its 11th year, the World Architecture Festival will take place in Amsterdam from  November 28 to 30. Organizers expect nearly 500 architectural practices to compete for prizes in over 30...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Adjaye Associates' Interactive SPYSCAPE Museum Opens in New York City

Adjaye Associates' Interactive SPYSCAPE Museum Opens in New York City

SPYSCAPE, a new interactive spy museum dedicated to immersing visitors into the world of espionage, has opened in New York City. Designed by Adjaye Associates, the 60,000-square-foot museum features a range of interactive exhibitions housed within a...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Pompejus / RO&AD Architecten

Pompejus / RO&AD Architecten

Pompejus is a watchtower on Fort de Roovere in Halsteren, West Brabant. The tower looks out over the West Brabant Water Defence Line, the oldest part of the Zuiderwaterlinie running from Bergen op Zoom to Grave. Pompejus is a watchtower, an open-air...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Ramos House / JJRR/Arquitectura

Ramos House / JJRR/Arquitectura

The RAMOS House refers to the Case Study Houses (CSH) program in the mid-40\'s. It is projected on a very particular site with a practically triangular shape.
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
House NI / 1-1 Architect

House NI / 1-1 Architect

The site is a residential area located in the urbanization control area near Nagoya city, development by developers is rapidly progressing around. The clients are a married couple just before the retirement age and his mother who lived there for...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
L Residence / LANZA Atelier

L Residence / LANZA Atelier

The project of L residence derives from the need to create a new connection to the dormitories of an existing dwelling in the Valle de Bravo, in a beautiful natural environment. Until now, the houses were accessed through the other ones, so the...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
Open Call: Institute of Patent Infringement

Open Call: Institute of Patent Infringement

As part of the extended programme of WORK, BODY, LEISURE, the theme of this year Dutch Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, The Institute of Patent Infringement is concerned with the existing legal infrastructure that allows ?Big Tech? a strangle-hold...
architecture - 2018-02-20 19:36:32
MCHAP Reveals Nominees for Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize 2016/2017

MCHAP Reveals Nominees for Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize 2016/2017

The Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize has revealed the list of nominees for this year\'s awards, which seeks to recognize the most distinguished architectural works built on the continents of North and South America. Awarded on a biennial basis, this...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
Fumihiko Maki On The Importance of Conscious Design-Making in Design

Fumihiko Maki On The Importance of Conscious Design-Making in Design

Begin to understand the inner workings of Fumihiko Maki\'s architectural mind in PLANE?SITE?s latest short film from their Time-Space-Existence series. Each film focuses on the different principles which drive the practice of famous architects....
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
Slow House / KDDH

Slow House / KDDH

The Slow House located in the Innovation city in Ulsan is situated in the rectangular site with 8 meters-width road at the northwest side facing the foot of Mt. Hwangbang. Since it is expected that there will be a lot of car traffics and mountain...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
PV Cabin / Lorena Troncoso-Valencia

PV Cabin / Lorena Troncoso-Valencia

Formerly the Neanderthal man lived in caves to take refuge. The choice of these stone dwellings, responded to the best orientation to protect from the winds, should have with air intake, light and enough space to store their food. Times have...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
Plaine des Sports / OLGGA Architects + Atelier CAMBIUM

Plaine des Sports / OLGGA Architects + Atelier CAMBIUM

The site is located north of the town in a location known as "Les Pins de Gouaillard et la Liberté" alongside the 824 Departmental road.
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
Futuristic Illustrations Show What Architecture and Construction Will Look Like in 2030

Futuristic Illustrations Show What Architecture and Construction Will Look Like in 2030

In a world where technology is at the forefront of our lives, it?s hard to imagine that many of the jobs that are available now did not exist 10 years ago; uber drivers, social media managers, app developers and even the job of an ArchDaily writer...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
This Medieval Town is Built Inside a Crater and Composed of Millions of Diamonds

This Medieval Town is Built Inside a Crater and Composed of Millions of Diamonds

From the greystone of Montreal to the limestone of Jerusalem, every city has its own iconic identity read through the city?s urban fabric. Scanning the architecture of the 1,110-year-old German town of Nördlingen, the timber frame homes, red pitched...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
Apartment in Moscow by Shamsudin Kerimov Architects

Apartment in Moscow by Shamsudin Kerimov Architects

Located in Moscow, Russia, this contemporary 1,184 sq ft apartment was designed by Shamsudin Kerimov Architects. Photography courtesy of Shamsudin Kerimov Architects Visit Shamsudin Kerimov Architects
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:48
Modular Eco-Housing Pushing Boundaries With Cardboard

Modular Eco-Housing Pushing Boundaries With Cardboard

Designed and developed by Fiction Factory, a company of creative makers from Amsterdam, Wikkelhouse loosely translates to ?wrapped house.\' This sustainable modular house is uniquely created with cardboard as its main building material and is...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
L?Angolo Estate / LEVER Architecture

L?Angolo Estate / LEVER Architecture

This new family-owned winery is located on 23 acres outside of Newberg, Oregon in Yamhill County. The goal was to create a tasting room experience that reflects the family?s approach to winemaking?a direct expression of the Oregon soils and climate...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
Greville Road Studio / Syte Architects

Greville Road Studio / Syte Architects

The studio at Greville Road dates from the late nineteenth century and was once the work place of the sculptor Willi Soukop. The current owner is the artist Ben Pulsford and he has used the studio for the last twenty years. The requirement of the...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
11 Houses With Incredible Cantilevers

11 Houses With Incredible Cantilevers

Cantilevers, structures that protrude from a building without the need for supports, are highly popular not only for their dramatic aesthetic effect, but also for the demonstration of technical mastery involved in their development. But we rarely...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
La Mira Ra House by Aum Pierre Minassian

La Mira Ra House by Aum Pierre Minassian

This minimalist single-story residence located in Southern France, was designed in 2017 by Aum Pierre Minassian. Description by Aum Pierre Minassian La Mira Ra house, located in the South of France, is the fruit of a long...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:48
Villa Poorkan / ZAV Architects

Villa Poorkan / ZAV Architects

The Poorkan villa used to be an abounded building. Our clients (Mojdeh Ghodousi and Ali Kamran) decided to build a villa on their inherited land. Instead we encouraged the proposition of renovating the existing building on the on.
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
How Slovakia's Soviet Ties Led to a Unique Form of Sci-Fi Architecture

How Slovakia's Soviet Ties Led to a Unique Form of Sci-Fi Architecture

The history of Slovakia is riddled with political unrest and unwanted occupation, with the Slovak people having repeatedly been denied a voice throughout history. In the years following World War I, Slovakia was forced into the common state of...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
ICA Miami Museum / Aranguren&Gallegos Arquitectos

ICA Miami Museum / Aranguren&Gallegos Arquitectos

The new Headquarters of ICA MIAMI Foundation is a museum that offers itself to the city and is conceived to become an international artistic reference and an icon of Miami?s cultural offer. The architectural tool used to achieve this target is based...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
D?Entrecasteaux House / Room11 Architects

D?Entrecasteaux House / Room11 Architects

Bruny Island sits across the narrow D?entrecasteaux Channel which separates it from the Tasmanian mainland. Accessible only by boat, Bruny is a remote and beautiful landscape. The island is a traditional holiday destination for Hobartions and is...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
Stunning Arctic Energy Positive Hotel

Stunning Arctic Energy Positive Hotel

International architecture firm Snøhetta just revealed its latest concept, ?Svart,? the world?s first Powerhouse hotel situated just above the Arctic Circle. This building, built with an emphasis on sustainability, has a yearly energy consumption...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:50
Orange Trees Provide the Inspiration Behind the Upcoming $500 Million Performing Arts Campus in Anaheim

Orange Trees Provide the Inspiration Behind the Upcoming $500 Million Performing Arts Campus in Anah...

SPF:a has revealed their design for the new Anaheim Performing Arts Center (APAC) to be located adjacent to Angels Stadium in Anaheim?s Platinum Triangle District. The $500 million, 500,000-square-foot cultural campus will contain three theaters and...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
Home in Barcelona by Daniel Pérez

Home in Barcelona by Daniel Pérez

This inspiring studio situated in Barcelona, Spain, was designed in 2017 by Daniel Pérez. Description by Daniel Pérez ?Devide and Conquer? said Julius Cesar in Rome, and it is also what the less belligerent Barcelona´s real...
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:48
Calatrava and Gehry Rumored to Be Designing Skyscrapers for New York?s Hudson Yards Megaproject

Calatrava and Gehry Rumored to Be Designing Skyscrapers for New York?s Hudson Yards Megaproject

New York City?s most buzzy megaproject, Hudson Yards, may have just added two more huge names to their list of notable architects, if a new report from the Wall Street Journal is to be trusted.
architecture - 2018-02-19 19:42:45
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