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Sunday 24 February, 2013

Contemporary Malibu Home With Soothing Ocean Views

This holiday-inspiring Malibu residence was developed by the architecture team at Owen Dalton Masterbuilder77 and is located right on the shores of the Pacific Ocean. The two level home is cleverly suspended on a wooden platform above the beach and takes advantage of the staggering surrounding views. As you go up the entrance ladder, you [...]


Thursday 21 February, 2013

Hypernuit Offices / h2o architectes


Monday 26 November, 2012

The Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum / Ateliers Jean Nouvel

The Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum, designed by Ateliers Jean Nouvel, aims at creating a welcoming world which associates lights and shadows as well as shimmers and calm places in a serene atmosphere. Its objective is to belong to its country, to its history, to its geography, avoiding being either a dull translation of this reality [...]


Thursday 18 October, 2012

Dynamic and Light-Invaded Hillside Residence Near Stuttgart: Haus am Weinberg

Welcome to a modern 6,650 square foot contemporary house offering picturesque views over the stepped terraces of an ancient hillside vineyard near Stuttgart, Germany. Haus am Weinberg was envisioned and implemented by architectural practice UNStudio with an interesting architectural element in sight: “the twist”. Inside and out, the design is characterized by interesting curves and [...]


Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Dynamic and Light-Invaded Hillside Residence Near Stuttgart: Haus am Weinberg

Welcome to a modern 6,650 square foot contemporary house offering picturesque views over the stepped terraces of an ancient hillside vineyard near Stuttgart, Germany. Haus am Weinberg was envisioned and implemented by architectural practice UNStudio with an interesting architectural element in sight: “the twist”. Inside and out, the design is characterized by interesting curves and [...]


Saturday 16 June, 2012

Sancaklar Mosque / Emre Arolat Architects

Courtesy of Emre Arolat Architects The Sancak Mosque, designed by Emre Arolat Architects, aims to address the fundamental issues of designing a mosque by distancing itself from the current architectural discussions based on form and focusing solely on the essence of religious space. Located in Buyuk Cekmece, a suburban neighborhood in the outskirts of Istanbul, [...]


Saturday 16 June, 2012

Sancaklar Mosque / Emre Arolat Architects

Courtesy of Emre Arolat Architects The Sancak Mosque, designed by Emre Arolat Architects, aims to address the fundamental issues of designing a mosque by distancing itself from the current architectural discussions based on form and focusing solely on the essence of religious space. Located in Buyuk Cekmece, a suburban neighborhood in the outskirts of Istanbul, [...]


Saturday 10 December, 2011

Small Holiday Retreat With a Cottage-Like Feel in Canada

Hill-Maheux Cottage was designed¬† by Canada-based firm Kariouk Associates in order to serve as a small holiday retreat for a couple and their daughter in Val-des-Monts, Quebec. According to the architects, “the design of the cottage is simple: two “bars” of living space one private containing bedrooms, bathrooms, and storage; one public containing family living [...]


Friday 09 December, 2011

Small Holiday Retreat With a Cottage-Like Feel in Canada

Hill-Maheux Cottage was designed¬† by Canada-based firm Kariouk Associates in order to serve as a small holiday retreat for a couple and their daughter in Val-des-Monts, Quebec. According to the architects, “the design of the cottage is simple: two “bars” of living space – one private containing bedrooms, bathrooms, and storage; one public containing family [...]