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Spotlight: Christian de Portzamparc

Born on the 5th of May 1944 in what was at the time the French Protectorate of Morocco, French architect Christian de Portzamparc had doubts about …

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The Cytech Motorcycles BMW R80/7 Cohiba Bobber

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>BMW<br>• Custom<br>• Motorcycles<p>Cytech Motorcycles have been organizing African motorcycle expeditions since the mid-1970s, they’ve …

Motorcycles

Beautiful Understated Architectural Photography

Saint Petersburg-based photographer Yaroslav Vasilyev-Apostol exhibits his amazing talent for documenting anything that catches his attention, be it …

The 15 Best Single Malt & Blended Scotch Whiskies

First mentioned in 1495, Scotch Whiskey has been born in the Exchequer Rolls of Scotland, under the beautiful name of Aqua Vitae or Water of Life. …

Whiskey

Power Trip: XTR Pepo tackles the Harley Sportster

There aren’t many builders with a strike rate like Pepo Rosell. Since the early days of his Radical Ducati shop, he’s been turning out several sleek, lightweight cafe racers every year.<p>Pepo is not a Harley specialist, though: his favored platforms are more compact and sporty. But his Dyna from a …

Motorcycles

Custom Bikes Of The Week: 25 February, 2018

A sharp-looking tracker-style Harley Street Rod, a production-ready eCub from Shanghai Customs, a peek at the new Curtiss Warhawk, and the stunning new Magni Filo Rosso limited edition. We’re stretching the envelope in all directions this week.<p><b>Shanghai Customs eCub 2</b> While most of us around here …

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Genius At Work: A sharp Honda GL400 from Wedge

It takes true talent to turn a Honda CX500 into something pretty. And Takashi Nihira of Wedge Motorcycle sure is talented: remember his radical reworking of BMW’s little G 310 R?<p>Okay, this latest build from Wedge is <i>not</i> technically a CX. It’s based on a 1981 GL400, a downscaled model sold in the …

Motorcycles

Awesome Room Divider Ideas, Even If You Have a Small Space

Open space living in lofts, studios or homes with high ceilings and few walls are very popular. The open architectural look may be gorgeous, but not …

Everything KTM Touches Turns To Gold: Reinventing Husqvarna As A High-Style Motorcycle Brand

“Husqvarna is a brand that always looks forward, has always been highly innovative, a pioneering spirit,” says Gerald Kiska, founder and CEO of Kiska GmbH, the product design firm that since the 1990s has defined the look and feel of KTM “ready to race” motorcycles and sports cars. For the last few …

Motorcycles

(Some) Assembly Required: BAAK’s easy-build BMW R nineT

There are a handful of modern motorcycles that really lend themselves to customization. And if you pick the right one, you might not even have to get your hands <i>that</i> dirty.<p>And that’s fair enough. Although we all swoon at the fabrication skills of rock star bike builders, not everyone has the ability …

License Plates

Legendary architect Zaha Hadid changed architecture forever with these stunning designs

Hadid was known for her neofuturistic style, with buildings featuring sharp angles and wild forms. In 2004, she became the first woman and the first Muslim to win a Pritzker Prize, considered the Nobel Prize of architecture.<p>The Iraqi-British architect designed iconic buildings around the world, …

Laying the foundations for conflict-free construction

If the UK’s construction industry is to flourish in the years to come then it will need a fair, fast and flexible system for avoiding disputes<p>The …

This Bed Platform Wraps From The Floor On To The Wall

When OM Architecture were designing the interiors of a modern house in Kiev, Ukraine, they wanted to create a chalet inspired interior, and one way …

A tiny town in Indiana is a must-see mecca of mid-century modern design

It’s easy to drive past Columbus, Indiana. Judging from the road signs along the interstate, the town’s chief claim to fame is that it’s the birthplace of race-car driver Tony Stewart and US vice president Mike Pence.<p>But for years, in-the-know design fans have at least heard of this town in the …

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Bishan Cultural and Art Center / TANGHUA ARCHITECT & ASSOCIATES

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Bishan Cultural and Art Center is located in the north of Central Park Lake, Bishan, Chongqing. It is …

Pivot Windows – A Bold Design Statement for Modern Homes

What we consider standard design for a window can differ depending on the region. More than the location, a personal preference should prevail. Also, …

Box-Style Events Space with Tiered Seating Defines This Office!

When Cox Architecture decided to build their new office in Melbourne, it was a trip that took them down the less beaten path. Dubbed as ‘<b>Box Office</b>’, …

Interior Design

10 Buildings that Changed the World

A Millennium of Masterpieces<p>What are the most significant, most beautiful, or most interesting buildings of the past 1,000 years? Some art historians …

Everything Architects Need to Know About Windows

<i>In line with our</i> <i>new content direction</i><i>, Architizer is highlighting a different building-product and how to specify it. This week’s topic is windows. If you’re looking for the perfect windows for your next project, search for them on Architizer’s new network marketplace for building-products. Click</i> …

Skjervet Tourism Service Center/ Fortunen AS

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> On the site of Skjervsfossen (Skjervet waterfall), Fortunen have designed a small building consisting of …

The Best Photos of the Week: Architecture in the Most Incredible Places in the World

Architecture is always a reflection on how to interact with and relate to nature. Some architects show a preference for distinctive shapes and …

Architecture

How Manhattan Got Vertical Retail Right, Again

After building a few duds in the late 20th century, architects and developers are giving New Yorkers a better multi-level retail experience with a mix of new ideas and lessons from the past.<p>New York might have always seemed like the ideal city for multi-level retail complexes—until you actually …

Urban Design

Lee F. Mindel Crafts a Modern New York Duplex

On New York’s Upper East Side, the architect creates a luminous apartment for a young family<p><i>This article originally appeared in the November 2008 issue of Architectural Digest.</i><p>If God is in the details, as the saying goes, then architects Lee F. Mindel and Peter L. Shelton should apply for holy …

Chic Shades: 10 Beautiful Wooden Brise Soleils

<i>Looking for beautiful brise soleils for your next project? Search for them on Source, Architizer’s new community market-place for building-products. Click here to see if you qualify — it’s free for architects.</i><p>Few architectural elements transform space as efficiently as brise-soleils. Designed as …

A Unique House With A Special Geometry And Custom Interior

Every home is unique but some stand out from the crowd more than others, some are eye-catching in a more dramatic way and make a stronger visual …

A fascinating home that's as bold as it is contemporary!

We've shown you some fantastic contemporary homes before but the one we have for you today us something else entirely! An intriguing exterior piques …

LTD architectural builds 'back country house' in new zealand

<b>david maurice of LTD architectural has completed ‘back country house’, a two-storey residence in new zealand that seeks to establish a close</b> …

Country Houses

Triangular beachfront home is a dreamy retreat buried in the earth

A beautiful beach-front home by renowned architect, William Morgan just hit the market for $1.75 million – and while that is a huge chunk of change, …

Design

A Material That Just Won’t Quit: 7 Equitone Façades

<i>Each week, Architizer is highlighting a different building product and how to specify it. This week’s topic is fiber-cement cladding. If you’re looking for the perfect fiber-cement panels for your next project, search for it on Architizer’s new network marketplace for building-products. Click here</i> …

Everything Architects Need to Know About Faucets

<i>Each week, Architizer is highlighting a different building product and how to specify it. This week’s topic is faucets. If you’re looking for the perfect faucet for your next project, search for it on Architizer’s new network marketplace for building-products. Click here to join our waitlist. It’s</i> …