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RI House / arquitectura x

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This project became a house in the process, its actual configuration decided during construction, its …

BBQ

Honeycomb-patterned towers by Büro Ole Scheeren frame gardens in Singapore

A pair of skyscrapers with concave, honeycomb-patterned facades bracket planted plazas at Büro Ole Scheeren's Duo development in Singapore.<p>The …

Skyscrapers

Gentrification, Alienation, and Homelessness: What Really Happens When Amazon Moves to Town?

<i>This article was originally published by Common Edge as "A Seattleite Reflects on the City in the Age of Amazon."</i><p>At first, it was just a crane or …

Urban Design

Lightweight Wooden Deployable Structure Aims for Large Social Impact Without Leaving a Mark

Architecture students of the American University of Beirut used an ephemeral design to approach the lack of awareness of marine biodiversity and …

Seawater

Jikka, the fairy tale dwarf home for Japan's seniors

<b>(CNN) —</b> Viewed from afar it looks like something magical: A fairy tale village, a group of dwarf houses, or a tiny music festival. But in reality, this cluster of five hilltop teepees in Japan's eastern Shizuoka prefecture, 115 miles (185 kilometers) from the capital of Tokyo, is actually a private …

7 Feng Shui tips for attracting money into your home

If the lottery tickets and prayers haven't manifested as money in your pocket yet, maybe it's time to take a new approach and what could be easier …

Book Review: Skyscraper Gothic

In 2014 we organized a tournament in which we lined up sixteen architectural skyscraper styles in order to find out which one is the most popular of …

Striking skyscrapers inspired by mountains and stones rise in Beijing

Do these buildings look like a landscape painting?<p>Over in Beijing, China, a new cluster of buildings nearing completion could make a fine backdrop for any upcoming dystopian or otherwise out-of-this-world film. The architecture of Chaoyang Park Plaza comes from none other than Chinese firm MAD …

Skyscrapers

Lendager Group Unveils Plans for Permaculture Farming and Cabin Escape in Swedish Wilderness

Lendager Group have released drawings and renderings of Stedsans in the Woods, a farming development currently in progress in the deep Swedish …

Permaculture

Stunning treehouse retreat in Rwanda sets a new standard for ecotourism

Rwanda’s unbelievable Bisate Lodge is a stunning example of how to build in a natural landscape without causing harm. Constructed into an eroded …