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couvelas/kouvelas blends summer house into greek island?s cliffside landscape

couvelas/kouvelas blends summer house into greek island?s cliffside landscape

the house reflects the dichotomy of sea shells: boasting rough, native materials on the outside that turn into the smooth, warm interiors. The post couvelas/kouvelas blends summer house into greek island’s cliffside landscape appeared first...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:30
Beta Ø Architects completes overhaul of X House in Madrid

Beta Ø Architects completes overhaul of X House in Madrid

Spanish studio Beta Ø Architects has inserted a void and a permeable metal sculpture at the centre of this Madrid family home to let air and natural light flow through its interiors. Located in the city\'s affluent El Viso neighbourhood, X House...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
Lucky House by Kuzman Architecture

Lucky House by Kuzman Architecture

Kuzman Architecture transformed a double fronted Victorian house located in Melbourne, Australia into a welcoming and expensive home for their growing family. Description The project included the restoration of the original...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:20:52


The Cabin House | ART Proyectos y Arquitectura

The Cabin House | ART Proyectos y Arquitectura

The Cabin House designed by ART Proyectos y Arquitectura, During the first visit to the place, the team already realized that this project would be special. Located in a fantastic enclave, the plot had the ideal characteristics for designing the...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:10
mass design materializes a wave in wood for lighthouse atop amsterdam boat

mass design materializes a wave in wood for lighthouse atop amsterdam boat

a wooden wave inside the ship\'s former wheel house forms a writing shack, reading room and champagne bar as the rooftop of a houseboat. The post mass design materializes a wave in wood for lighthouse atop amsterdam boat appeared first on...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:57:55
Laurent Troost Architects folds weathered steel roof over concrete house in Brazilian Amazon

Laurent Troost Architects folds weathered steel roof over concrete house in Brazilian Amazon

Brazilian firm Laurent Troost Architects has built a concrete house in the Amazon, featuring outdoor living areas and a swimming pool that are elevated above the dense tropical forest surrounds. The property called Casa Campinarana is located in...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
BMWL by Tennen Studio

BMWL by Tennen Studio

This concrete desert property designed in 2016 by Tennen Studio is located in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. Description by Tennen Studio Prior to our designing this house and site, our clients had lived in a house on the...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:20:52
elon musk?s neuralink unveils brain implant that reads your mind to control tech

elon musk?s neuralink unveils brain implant that reads your mind to control tech

elon musk\'s latest startup has unveiled a brain-reading device that uses small \'threads\' to detect neuron activity so that users can control computers with their mind. The post elon musk’s neuralink unveils brain implant that reads...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:30


Careers guide: Ammunition founder Robert Brunner reveals his path into industrial design for iconic brands including Apple

Careers guide: Ammunition founder Robert Brunner reveals his path into industrial design for iconic ...

Robert Brunner started out in civil engineering but now heads San Francisco design studio Ammunition, creating products for brands including Apple, Adobe and Beats By Dre. He told Dezeen Jobs how he got there. His career began in the model shop of...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
Hospital Construction: Sustainable Renovation of Healthcare Facilities

Hospital Construction: Sustainable Renovation of Healthcare Facilities

Estimated reading time: 6 min | Learn about what to consider when renovating or building new healthcare facilities. The post Hospital Construction: Sustainable Renovation of Healthcare Facilities appeared first on RMJM.
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:35:49
gonverge interior design adds extensive book walls to bookstore-themed shopping mall in china

gonverge interior design adds extensive book walls to bookstore-themed shopping mall in china

the 240m-long book walls are constructed with steel and transparent glass, providing visibility and light from the atrium to come in. The post gonverge interior design adds extensive book walls to bookstore-themed shopping mall in china appeared...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:57:55
This Victorian Terrace Received A Modern Renovation And A New Wood Clad Addition

This Victorian Terrace Received A Modern Renovation And A New Wood Clad Addition

Photography by Jack Lovel Architectural firm Bryant Alsop has designed the modern renovation of an early-Victorian terrace in inner urban Melbourne, Australia, that also included the addition of a study and loft. Stepping inside, you can still see...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:37
AIBC Honorary Membership Bestowed Upon Susan Morris and James Starck

AIBC Honorary Membership Bestowed Upon Susan Morris and James Starck

The Architectural Institute of British Columbia (AIBC) is pleased to announce it has conferred the status of Honorary Member of the AIBC on Susan Morris and James Starck. At the 100th Annual Meeting in May, AIBC registrants voted to grant honorary...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:57:57


Geometric lights, tropical wood and greenery accent Elda bar in San Francisco

Geometric lights, tropical wood and greenery accent Elda bar in San Francisco

Caribbean funk and traditional Mexican architecture provided Californian studio ROY with the design cues for this cocktail lounge and eatery in San Francisco. Sisters Emily and Hannah Collins of ROY completed Elda in San Francisco\'s Mission...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
studio drift launches ?franchise freedom? drone art performance at NASA?s rocket garden

studio drift launches ?franchise freedom? drone art performance at NASA?s rocket garden

300 luminous intel shooting start drones performed at the kennedy space center in celebration of 50 years since apollo 11 launched to the moon. The post studio drift launches ‘franchise freedom’ drone art performance at NASA’s...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:30
Adopting circular design is "good for business" says Adidas eco-innovation leader

Adopting circular design is "good for business" says Adidas eco-innovation leader

Embracing the circular economy and closed-loop design is the only way for brands to achieve business success while safeguarding the planet, according to a senior member of the innovation team at Adidas. The circular economy "is the solution,"...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
MA House by Cadaval & Solà-Morales

MA House by Cadaval & Solà-Morales

This inspiring stone house located in Tepoztlán, Mexico has been designed in 2018 by Cadaval & Solà-Morales. Description The commission of the house comes together with the explicit petition to use stone as the main...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:20:52
IHA Residence | Wallmakers

IHA Residence | Wallmakers

IHA Residence designed by Wallmakers, The Client Mrs. Tara Pillai and Mr. Sreekumar, based in Delhi wanted an eco-friendly abode that also retains the peace and quiet in the busy city of Trivandrum. The residence depicts an atmosphere that is an...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:10
solarCLOUD by superspace imagines balloons to harvest energy from the sun in abu dhabi 

solarCLOUD by superspace imagines balloons to harvest energy from the sun in abu dhabi 

woven with a solar fabric to take energy from the sun, the canopy of balloons will rise during the day, then gently fall at night. The post solarCLOUD by superspace imagines balloons to harvest energy from the sun in abu dhabi  appeared first on...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:57:55
Jeong Greem brings doodles to life in Mono furniture series

Jeong Greem brings doodles to life in Mono furniture series

Three-dimensional doodle-like lines form this series of furniture by Korean designer Jeong Greem, which aims to breathe life into mundane, everyday materials. The Mono furniture collection sees simple, single-line drawings translated into a...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
Health and Education Meet Great Design

Health and Education Meet Great Design

While many research infrastructures are often perceived as austere, the new Bio 21 Nancy Millis Building, one of Australia’s largest biotechnology centers designed by DesignInc, is bursting with light and modernity. The public does not imagine...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:18
JADE+QA & stylus studio combine organic forms in the joe lalli narada resort hotel in china

JADE+QA & stylus studio combine organic forms in the joe lalli narada resort hotel in china

the resort\'s form and materials reflect the surrounding mountains, lakes, and waterfalls. The post JADE+QA & stylus studio combine organic forms in the joe lalli narada resort hotel in china appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:30
Viking-style seaweed thatch updated into prefab panelling

Viking-style seaweed thatch updated into prefab panelling

Traditional Danish seaweed thatching could be updated into a sustainable contemporary building material, according to research by Kathryn Larsen. Copenhagen School of Business and Design student Larsen became interested in the potential for seaweed...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
Radical Innovation competition announces 2019 finalists

Radical Innovation competition announces 2019 finalists

Radical Innovation, a competition and year-round community that challenges designers, hoteliers, and students to pioneer compelling ideas in travel and hospitality, is pleased to announce the finalists for its 13th annual edition. The three...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:57:59
Como Castello del Nero by Paola Navone

Como Castello del Nero by Paola Navone

Hidden among the rolling hills of Tuscany lies COMO Castello Del Nero, Tuscany ? in easy driving distance of the Renaissance cities of Florence and Siena. At the heart of this historic 740-acre estate is a twelfth-century castle layered with...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:20:52
herzog & de meuron organizes munich office complex around ‘urban forest’

herzog & de meuron organizes munich office complex around ‘urban forest’

the scheme is articulated around a large courtyard garden, which will be accessible to the entire neighborhood. The post herzog & de meuron organizes munich office complex around ‘urban forest’ appeared first on designboom | architecture &...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:57:55
Shelving Ideas ? Make A Visually Interesting Bookshelf Using Different Sizes Of Floating Wood Boxes

Shelving Ideas ? Make A Visually Interesting Bookshelf Using Different Sizes Of Floating Wood Boxes

Photography by Mickael Martins Afonso When Martins | Afonso atelier de design were tasked with renovating a house in France, they decided to create a bookshelf using a collection of floating wood boxes. The designers used solid oak wood to...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:37
Architects Must Remember to Recognize the Value in Themselves

Architects Must Remember to Recognize the Value in Themselves

One of the perks of being the Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) president is visiting many of this year?s graduates who will be the future of the profession. Photo Courtesy of the RAIC Recently, I had the chance to speak at a couple of...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:57:57
Steven Holl designs zinc-clad concert hall for Czech Republic

Steven Holl designs zinc-clad concert hall for Czech Republic

A zinc-clad concert hall by Steven Holl Architects and Architecture Acts will cantilever over the 1960s modernist House of Culture in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The competition-winning design features a curving irregular form covered in part with...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
CLAP studio designs hong kong fashion cafe HER to be like landing on a ?new planet?

CLAP studio designs hong kong fashion cafe HER to be like landing on a ?new planet?

the design team imagined the space as a sinuous landscape, with \'mountains\' of terracotta inspired by the surface of mars. The post CLAP studio designs hong kong fashion cafe HER to be like landing on a ‘new planet’ appeared first...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:30
Richard John Andrews builds garden shed as his own architecture studio

Richard John Andrews builds garden shed as his own architecture studio

Architect Richard John Andrews has built The Light Shed, a fibreglass-clad multi-functional shed in his east London garden to house his architecture studio. Named The Light Shed on account of its translucent polycarbonate roof, the 12-metre-square...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
London’s Mayor ends Foster and Partners Plan of the Tulip Tower

London’s Mayor ends Foster and Partners Plan of the Tulip Tower

Despite the fact that The Tulip Tower’s plans gained preliminary approval three months ago from the City of London’s planning and transportation committee ; be it at the time there were fierce opposition from heritage groups such as the Historic...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:10
the zero-net energy miner road residence is wrapped in a rainscreen of corten steel

the zero-net energy miner road residence is wrapped in a rainscreen of corten steel

faulkner architects organized the miner road residence with an outward facing open plan which connects directly to the surrounding forested landscape The post the zero-net energy miner road residence is wrapped in a rainscreen of corten steel...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:57:55
Mini Materials Lets You Build With Tiny Construction Materials

Mini Materials Lets You Build With Tiny Construction Materials

This article has been sponsored by Mini Materials Mini Materials journey began in 2015 when they noticed the world was lacking realistic scaled versions of the most common building materials used today. They set out to create the most appealing...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:37
Atlanta breakfast joint Pancake Social draws on simplicity of Scandinavian design

Atlanta breakfast joint Pancake Social draws on simplicity of Scandinavian design

Atlanta studio NO Architecture has teamed pale woods and white accents with retro tiles and gingham print inside this all-day breakfast eatery in the city. The Pancake Social restaurant is located in a historic brick building in Atlanta\'s...
Architecture - 2019-07-17 21:58:39
Dan Palmer guiding shared garden spaces at East Brunswick Village

Dan Palmer guiding shared garden spaces at East Brunswick Village

Internationally respected permaculture designer and East Brunswick Village (EBV). The property development has enlisted the expertise of Melbourne?s most talented designers, builders and creatives to help realise the vision behind the project?s...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:53:43
WilkinsonEyre designs biodome complex for Iceland

WilkinsonEyre designs biodome complex for Iceland

Two gently undulating greenhouses will form the Aldin Biodomes complex, which WilkinsonEyre has designed for Elliðaárdalur valley in Iceland. Located on the outskirts of Reykjavik, the greenhouses are being designed by WilkinsonEyre in...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:54:23
Aashirwad Residence by 42mm Architecture

Aashirwad Residence by 42mm Architecture

Located in Lucknow, Uttarpradesh, India, this contemporary four-story residence has been recently designed for an effluent joint family by 42mm Architecture. Description Aashirwad Residence in Lucknow is an artistic and smart...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:21:09
DezeenChat participants call for design schools to stamp out burnout culture

DezeenChat participants call for design schools to stamp out burnout culture

A burnout culture of "sleep is for the weak" must be stopped in design education for the sake of students\' mental health say #DezeenChat participants. This month, Dezeen asked our followers on Twitter and Instagram if design education is...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:54:23
herzog & de meuron organizes munich office complex around ?urban forest?

herzog & de meuron organizes munich office complex around ?urban forest?

the scheme is articulated around a large courtyard garden, which will be accessible to the entire neighborhood. The post herzog & de meuron organizes munich office complex around ‘urban forest’ appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:54:13
Moose Road | Mork-Ulnes Architects

Moose Road | Mork-Ulnes Architects

Moose Road designed by Mork-Ulnes Architects, Three locally known land formations can be seen from the site of this project: ?Eagle Rock?, a mountain ridge, and the valley of vineyards below. The main challenge was to frame these three separate...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:53:52
grupo zegnea opens the ‘box XL houses’ towards nature in portugal

grupo zegnea opens the ‘box XL houses’ towards nature in portugal

the structures are composed of a single mass and have been arranged in a way that relates directly to its surrounding landscape. The post grupo zegnea opens the ‘box XL houses’ towards nature in portugal appeared first on designboom |...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:53:39
Unique Window Shapes And Pops Of Color Create An Exciting Learning Environment For This Kindergarten

Unique Window Shapes And Pops Of Color Create An Exciting Learning Environment For This Kindergarten

Photography by Quang Tran Architecture firm KIENTRUC O, has completed the TTC Elite Saigon Kindergarten, that’s located in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. The new kindergarten was built upon an existing foundation inherited from the previous...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:54:20
Editorial: Château Laurier Showdown

Editorial: Château Laurier Showdown

Rendering Courtesy of architectsAlliance Ever since initial renderings of a proposed addition to Ottawa’s Chateau Laurier were released in 2016, there has been public outcry against the modernist box, designed by architectsAlliance with ERA...
Architecture - 2019-07-16 21:53:41
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