The Common Office Completes Villa Altona In Swedish Forest

The Common Office created Villa Altona in Sweden. The site is steep with a height difference of nine…

AABE Designed A Translucent House With Spectacular Views Of The Balearic Coast

Belgian architecture studio AABE designed this see-through house featuring spectacular views of the Balearic coast in Spain. While…

The Tip of an Iceberg – The Szczecin Philharmonic Hall

Architectural office Barozzi/Veiga created this philharmonic hall in Szczecin, Poland, accommodating a concert hall and a chamber music…

Sunflower House Comprises Cubicals Pointing In Different Directions

From afar the Sunflower House by Cadaval & Solà-Morales looks like a haphazard pile of toy blocks made…

Marc Koehler Embeds Dune House Into The Seaside Landscape

Marc Koehler created ‘Dune House’, half-sunk into the sandy hills of the northern coast of the island of…

Andrew Maynard’s Tower House Is Made Up Of Seven Small Blocks

Andrew Maynard Architects created a home for a couple and their twin sons, who were wishing for a…

Hybrid-Living Lofts – The Zoku Loft Caters to Both Work and Relaxation

concrete created the ZOKU Loft, a relaxed place to live, work and socialise with like-minded people while getting…

Observatory-Inspired Garage, Library And Study by Ziegler Antonin

Ziegler Antonin created this extension of a rural home located right at the seafront. The space works as…

YOD design lab Creates Timber Guest Houses Amid Ukrainian Forest

YOD design lab created these guest rooms as part of the spa-complex Relax Park Verholy, located in a…

MA of Wind by Ryuichi Ashizawa Architect & Associates

Ryuichi Ashizawa Architects created this home in Okinawa, Japan. The area is known for its strong solar radiation…

House Eva Presenhuber in Vnà

Andreas Fuhrimann Gabrielle Hächler Architekten created this holiday house in the middle of the village of Vnà in…

Casa Invisibile by DMAA

Delugan Meissl Associated Architects created the ‘Casa Invisibile’, a flexible housing unit, which consists of a prefabricated wood…

Atelier Albert Oehlen in Switzerland

Abalos+Sentkiewicz and Enguita & Lasso de la Vega created a small construction on a steeply sloping, almost permanently…

Cabin at Femunden by Aslak Haanshuus Arkitekter

Aslak Haanshuus Arkitekter AS
 created the ‘Cabin at Femunden’ close to Femundsmarka National Park, the largest continuous wilderness…

Nest We Grow in Hokkaido, Japan

Japanese architectural firm Kengo Kuma and a team of students at UC Berkeley’s College of Environmental Design created…

A Cabin In The Forest by Tomek Michalski

Industrial Design student Tomek Michalski drafted this cabin in the forest as a retreat for people who need…

This Extension Transforms A London Townhouse Into A Contemporary Family Home

Cousins & Cousins Architects transformed a Victorian home in East London, creating an addition that is inconspicuous and…

Off-the-Grid Prefab Cabin by Jesse Garlick

Vancouver-based architect Jesse Garlick built the Sky House, a prefabricated off-grid vacation retreat. The modest 78 sqm cabin…

Koyasan Guest House in Koyasan

ALPHAVILLE designed this friendly guesthouse in Koyasan for young people from all over the world. Many people travel…

Spiraling ‘Evolver’ Viewing Platform By EPFL Students

‘Evolver’ is an inhabitable sculpture erected for the Zermatt Festival by EPFL Students. As an architectural artefact, Evolver…

‘Skyhole’ Is A House And Art Studio In One

Architectural practice Alphaville created a single storey dwelling that serves as an atelier and residence for an artistic…

Living On The Road – The New Nomads

Mobility is the ultimate new form of freedom: freedom from routine, traditional values, and geographic restraints. Today we…

An Atelier, Home And Guest House For An Artist In Spain

Miba architects and SiO2 arch created a single family house and atelier for the artist Lara Rios in…

Glacier Skywalk by Sturgess Architecture in Canada

The Glacier Skywalk by Sturgess Architecture is a 450-metre interpretive walk carved and folded into the mountainous landscape…

Ten Unique Kitchens Designs

We love good food and we love to cook, so naturally we were thrilled when we discovered that…

Leeuw House by NU architectuuratelier

NU architectuuratelier created ‘Leeuw’, a new family house designed according to the passive house standard. It’s a compact…

Izabelin House by REFORM

The Izabelin House by REFORM Architects is a two story mirror house concept that is formed of two…

House C and House D by Studio AUTORI

House C and House D by studio AUTORI are a part of the ‘Terra Panonica’ estate, located in…

Dom’Up Treehouse

Dom’Up is an innovative treehouse that draws inspiration from tree camping and traditional treehouse structure. Dutch arboriculturist Bruno…

Haffenden House by PARA-Project

PARA-Project created the Haffenden House as a writing studio with a garage/breezeway at ground-level; library, bathtub, and writing…

Atelier Pam & Jenny by l’escaut architectures

A graphic designer asked for a working space in her own garden, which was the starting point for…

G House by Esaú Acosta

G House by Esaú Acosta is located in an expanding area in Tenerife, comprised of houses of different…

V-Lodge by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

This all-year cabin built by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter is located in the mountains above the village Ål, Norway,…

Mirror Houses by Peter Pichler Architecture

Peter Pichler Architecture created the ‘Mirror Houses’ as a pair of holiday homes set in the marvellous surroundings…

Room on the Roof by i29

Together with the Rijksmuseum, De Bijenkorf has invited artists, writers, musicians, architects, and designers from all around the…

B-ILD Turned An Old Bunker Into A Vacation Home

Architectural practice B-ILD turned an old war bunker into a holiday home for two families as an advertising…

The Vipp Shelter

The Vipp Shelter is a minimalist prefab concept located in Copenhagen, designed by Danish design company Vipp. A…

Turner Residence by Jensen Architects

Looking at the every-grey Berlin sky, we wouldn’t mind swapping locations with this dwelling called Turner Residence, designed…

Seasonless House by Casos de Casas

Casos de Casas created the ‘Seasonless House’, a minimalist building in Castelló, Spain. The plastic-clad house adapts to…

14 façades House by m-architecture

m-architecture created the project ’14 façades’ which is situated in Thuin, Belgium. The architects developed a light, wood…

Sami Arquitectos turn a ruin into a cozy holiday home

A ruin was the starting point for the design of this holiday house on the island of Pico…

Antoine by Bureau A

Inspired by a novel written by Swiss writer Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz where the main character Antoine manages to survive…

Grotto Sauna by Partisans

Perched at the north-west edge of a private island close to Toronto, the Grotto Sauna by Partisans is…

Ant House by mA-style architects

mA-style architects created the ‘Ant House’, a single family residence in Omaezaki-City, Japan. The almost windowless cube is…

Floating Greenhouse by Studiomobile

The ‘Jellyfish Barge’ is a modular floating greenhouse designed by the Italian firm Studiomobile. Created to support population…

Compact Karst House

The region of Karst was once covered with Oak trees that Venetians have extensively used for building up…

Haus Hohlen by Jochen Specht

Jochen Specht created the ‘Haus Hohlen’, renovating an old house originally built in 1961. The owner needed to…

Family House Frasnes-les-Anvaing

The ‘landscape-project’ by GWM Architects in Frasnes-les-Anvaing was about constructing a free standing house in the country side….

Maitencillo House

Located in Altavista subdivision, at the mouth of the valley Catapilco, the Maitencillo House by Mas Fernandez architectos…

Teichhaus by HPSA

HPSA placed the ‘Teichhaus’ with a usable floor space of 50qm in an existing garden area with swimming…

66MRN-House by ONG&ONG

ONG&ONG created a Zen-inspired dwelling with strong architectural lines and shapes that are accentuated by the materials used….

La Luge by Yiacouvakis Hamelin Architectes

La Luge is a secondary home lying in the midst of the forest in La Conception, Canada. It…

Tsubomi Home by Flathouse

Architectural practice Flathouse created this tiny home in Tokyo, Japan. The footprint of the house, including the biscuit…

Living Outside with Raum Architecture

Located in the north coast of the Rhuys peninsula, the ‘Holiday Home’ by Raum Architecture takes place at…

Top 10 Winners of A’ Design Awards & Competition: Architecture

The annual juried design contest A’ Design Award & Competition honors best designers, architects, and design oriented companies…

House in Byoubugaura by Takeshi Hosaka

Takeshi Hosaka designed the ‘House in Byoubugaura’. With a site area of only 60 square metres, and a…

Zé House by Paratelier

Lisbon studio Paratelier designed the Zé House as a monolithic form, which is colored in an ochre hue….

Penninsula House by Room 11

Positioned on a previously cleared site, with views towards Tasman Island and the Southern Ocean beyond, the Penninsula…

Island House by 2by4-architects

On an island of 5 by 100 meters in the Dutch lake area ‘Loosdrechtse Plas’ 2by4-architects designed a…

Mühlestrasse residential and studio building

Architectural practice Amrein Herzig created this house and studio in Edlibach, Switzerland. The interpolated basic form of the…

Bussum Garden Studio

Serge Schoemaker Architects created a freestanding garden shed that functions as a study, guest accommodation and storage. A…

HOUSE G by maxwan

The architects of studio maxwan renovated an old barn on a beautiful site bordering the river Linge. At…

Mikro Cluster Cabins by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

The client wanted a cabin for the whole family, but at the same time it needed to be…

Villa Kanousan by Yuusuke Karasawa

This seemingly ordinary cubical situated on a humble hillside of Honshu Island in Japan reveals a quite unusual…

CIPEA #4 by AZL Architects

AZL Architects created ‘House #4′ for CIPEA, an exhibition of architecture in China. The task was, to design…

Studio Maio

The project, designed by architects Anna Puigjaner and Guillermo Lopez, members of MAIO design team, involves the conversion…

A Playhouse built by Anna & Eugeni Bach

The architects couple Anna & Eugeni Bach promised their kids a playhouse that they built on their grandparents…

House Riihi by OOPEAA

House Riihi by OOPEAA is composed of spaces to live in accompanied with spaces for hobbies and a…

The Forum at Eckenberg Gymnasium

This school addition by Ecker Architekten takes the form of a bright, two-storey Aula along the street and…

Plywood House by Simon Astridge

Simon Astridge created the ‘Plywood Home’, a house that is fully refurbishment with three new extensions as a…