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Architecture Biennale: Thinking outside the box in Venice

The Biennale Architectura in Venice highlights the latest trends in design and showcases new approaches to architecture. This year, there are five …

AIA Announces Winners of 2018 Housing Awards

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) announced the winners of their 18th annual Housing Awards, which recognize the best in housing design for …

Port Sunlight, Merseyside: A shining example of how planned housing can be humane, successful and beautiful

A fortune made from soap manufacture created one of the largest and most impressive garden towns in Britain. Steven Brindle reports on this Edwardian …

Chucao House / ABESTUDIO

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This house is located in the Los Ríos Region, Chile, on land that faces the north shore of Lake …

Interview with Mark Rios on Los Angeles’ Ambitious Sustainability Plan

Mark Rios, FASLA / Jim Simmons<i>Mark Rios, FASLA, FAIA, is founding principal, and architect and landscape architect at Rios Clementi Hale Studios in</i> …

Residential Design Inspiration: Modern Concrete Homes - Studio MM Architect

Last weekend I was talking through design inspirations with a client and the idea of a concrete house came up. As we usually do in a Pre-Design …

This modern family home is truly rave-worthy!

Berlin based architects from LK&PROJEKT GmbH have created a single-family home that is 1604 square feet of absolute comfort. This futuristic house …

L-Shaped Modern Minimal Residence on a Sloped Lot in Raleigh

Building the perfect home is all about finding specific spatial solutions that work with each lot and ensuring that these ideas sync seamlessly with …

Interior Design

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, …

This new home rental site is like Airbnb for lovers of good design and architecture

If you love architecture and enjoy staying in amazing places, a new website founded by two architects might become your go-to for holiday rentals. PlansMatter has a selection of homes available to rent, but the criteria is simple – they have to be extraordinary.<p>Connie Lindor and Scott Muellner are …

Architecture

Find Real Estate, Homes for Sale, Apartments & Houses for Rent - realtor.com®

× It looks like Cookies are disabled in your browser. For the best experience, please enable cookies when using our site.<p>Blocked IP Address<p>Your IP …

Giant glass orb in Paris is wrapped with a rotating solar sail that follows the sun

Architects Shigeru Ban and Jean de Gastines teamed up to create the stunning, solar-powered Seine Musicale located on Seguin Island in Paris. The …

Design

An Architect’s Indoor-Outdoor Dreamscape in Mallorca, Spain

In 1972, Danish architect Jørn Utzon (best known as the architect of the extravagant Sydney Opera House in Australia) decided to build his family a …

Architect William Krisel, who influenced the look of midcentury Palm Springs, dies at 92

William Krisel, an architect whose homes featuring butterfly roofs, patterned concrete block walls and post-and-beam construction put a Modernist stamp on Southern California's suburbs in the 1950s and '60s, died Monday at his home in Beverly Hills. He was 92.<p>Krisel designed the futuristic "House …

Architecture

27 Contemporary Homes That Are Works of Art Photos

We love contemporary homes for their smart design and curb appeal, and these homes are no exception. Architects and designers continue to push the envelope and reimagine how we live by using tight angles mixed with curved surfaces, floor-to-ceiling picture windows, and innovative design. …

Norway's breathtaking Infinity House has giant windows instead of walls

This minimalist retreat offers breathtaking views of the gorgeous landscape of Northern Norway. Rotterdam-based architect Vladimir Konovalov designed …

Architecture

The 13 Most Important Non-Architecture Skills You Learn in Architecture School

Architecture school is a long haul and we all know it. Whether you get a 5-year professional degree or choose to take on a few years of graduate …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Think big: Ingenious micro homes from around the world - CNN Style

Written by CNN Staff<p>Anyone living in Hong Kong, Tokyo, London or Manhattan knows space is at a premium. And as the number of the world's megacities expands -- there were 31 cities with populations greater than 10 million people in 2016, according to the United Nations -- clever and efficient use of …

Mega Cities

Before and After: This Dynamic Iranian House Has Rooms That Move at the Touch of a Button

Ever want to just move your room to the other side of the house when the sun starts to shine in your window? Maybe it’s early in the morning and you’re trying to sleep, or maybe it’s in the late afternoon and you’re starting to cook alive. One architect has made that dream a reality, with the push …

A Brief History of Brutalism: Loved by Critics and Hated by (Almost) Everyone Else

The Geisel Library at the University of California San Diego. Image via CNN.<p>From the BBC and CNN and now the New York Times, the word has come: …

Watch Daniel Libeskind speak of his love for NYC's diversity

Daniel Libeskind loves the multi-faceted nature of New York City's inhabitants; the rich, the poor, the successful, and perhaps most amusingly, the …

Concrete art gallery and studio in Bangkok features four-storey atrium

Thai studio ASWA has placed a four-storey atrium with a huge gridded skylight at the centre of this concrete art gallery and studio in Bangkok.<p>Local …

New photos of the interior and exterior of Apple's Norman Foster-designed campus

French website Mac Generation has obtained photos of newly completed portions of the Apple Campus 2 as designed by Foster + Partners. The exterior, …

Why You Should Know Trailblazing Architect Paul Revere Williams

It’s been almost four decades since Paul Revere Williams, an architect whose designs deeply influenced the landscape of Los Angeles, died. Now, …

Meadow House

Set in a Sea Ranch, CA field, the Meadow House serves as a perfect getaway from the owners' high-rise apartment in SF. Designed as a calming space …

Architecture

The Overlooked Legacy Of Pioneering African-American Architect Paul Revere Williams

Williams succeeded in an industry and era rife with discrimination.<p>Paul Revere Williams (1894–1980) achieved a number of firsts during his lifetime: He was the first African-American architect to practice west of the Mississippi. He was part of the first Los Angeles Planning Commission in 1920. …

The Anatomy of an Architect

This here is an architect. The architect is a strange sort of a creature. Typically nocturnal, it survives purely on an unhealthy work-life …

Three Unique Projects Making The Most Of Shipping Containers

The versatility of shipping containers doesn’t only apply to residential projects. In fact, a lot of great examples prove that shipping containers …

Architecture

Container Park / ATÖLYE Labs

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Recognizing that the 21st Century promises new productive relationships between education, research, and …

LED Lighting

5 of 2015’s Most Spectacular Building Projects

These buildings are as inspiring as they are diverse, and represent some of the best architecture that has been seen around the world this year. …