Category: Design

Laurel Hills

Laurel Hills House is composed of three pavilions artfully arranged around an open space to maximise privacy while increasing interaction with the natural surroundings, and...

LP House

Luiz Paulo Andrade Architects created this modest urban home in a village near São Paulo, on a site of 160 sq m. The building area is the...

Corner House

31/44 Architects has completed Corner House, a speculative development in Peckham, South London comprising a new-build, three-bedroom house, and the conversion of the former end-of-terrace...

Qishe Courtyard

This renovation project is located in a huton within the old quarter of Beijing. It’s a small Siheyuan (a typology of traditional Chinese residence) with three courtyards. It’s named as “Qishe”...

Franklin Street

This two-unit residential building proposes an alternate organization of conventional building strategies found throughout San Francisco. At the front elevation, a modern bay window is...

Franz Kafka’s House

Kafka’s house is located in the neighbourhood of Saint Nicholas church near Old Town Square in Prague. The writer was born here in 1883, in...

AdH House

Although Mexico has always been defined by its intense colours and vibrant interiors, the clean geometry and serene palette of this house sought to balance...

Topo’s Shed

Architect Pia Mendaro was asked to design her friend’s artist studio in Madrid. In this article she tells us about her design process…. This is...

3V House

3V House is located in a gardened neighbourhood in São Paulo, which was built on an old floodplain area. This location brought Studio MK27 to...

Lago Vista

This project was a true evolution of design. The owners originally approached DC+A about 10 years ago to design an informal home on their narrow...

Englefield House

From dingy bedsits to a smart contemporary home, Englefield House presented the age old challenge to design studio DROO of marrying modern living with a...

Loft Panzerhalle

SMARTVOLL Architects came out as winners at the internationally advertised contest for the loft in the Panzerhalle, in Salzburg, Austria. Their design captivates through specific,...

Cedarvale Ravine House

This house sits on a typical mid-town residential neighborhood street in Toronto, but to the rear opens to the protected woodlands of the Cedarvale Ravine....

Mildred Residence

Artfully situated in Los Angeles’ world-famous Venice neighborhood sits the Lindstrom home, the latest architectural creation from award-winning southern California design firm, Minarc. As experienced...

IKEA & teenage engineering

IKEA launches FREKVENS party collection in collaboration with Stockholm creatives, teenage engineering, to help throw the perfect party at home. The limited edition music based...

The Tale of Tomorrow

This gorgeous book published by Gestalten explores the optimistic view of architecture and indeed, society from an historical, utopian viewpoint. ‘There was a time when...

Brighton Colour Interior

The Brighton Colour Interior project is the furnishing of a large contemporary residence located in Brighton, Victoria. The brief was to combine an existing eclectic...

Lima House

Lima House is studio MK27’s first project in Lima, Peru. Located on an urban site, measuring 16m width by 30m depth, the main idea was...

Sant Antoni Lofts

This project was a conversion of an 1880’s apartment into two lofts, located in the Sant Antoni district of Barcelona. A new layout was created by...

Overlook House

Despite an extremely steep, almost undevelopable, densely wooded site, the Overlook House creates a new accessible indoor/outdoor second dwelling that allows an aging family member to...

Blue Bunny

Blue Bunny is a new start up company created by Mo & Adia Morris, based in Bali. They produce on trend, sustainable rattan furniture with...

TRA by CMQ architettura

TRA is an ‘interactive device’ which questions the traditional living habits, offering an alternative way of inhabiting a domestic space of an historical Milanese building...

Mini Treehouse Residence

Designed to connect with its unique urban-forested surroundings, the Mini Treehouse offers a bespoke split-level design strategy with a touch of arboreal whimsy.   Originally featuring...

Australia House in Japan

Set in the ‘snow country’ of Niigata Prefecture Japan, Andrew Burns Architecture has completed a gallery, studio and atelier, creating a setting for production and...

Custom Shades

This small corner terrace house in Singapore has an east west orientation so exposure to the sun became a primary parameter in the design. The...