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Articles about couple puts their california home track leed certification on Dwell.com - Dwell

After working with a couple to design their custom trailer, New Frontier Tiny Homes decide to officially name the new model after...<p>Michele Kaufman's MK Lotus house at West Coast...<p>The building, completed in 1994, is upgraded from gold status.<p>With approximately 1.85 million square feet being …

CA House / Jacobsen Arquitetura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This house was set according to the site´s contour lines, solar exposure and remarkable panoramic view, …

Desert Canopy House / Sander Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The design for the Desert Canopy House emerged from its context: the extreme heat of Palm Springs, CA. …

Nike, Inc. Unveils Plans for World Headquarters Expansion

Nike has unveiled plans to expand their World Headquarters, located near Beaverton, Oregon. Their campus first opened in 1990 and has undergone three …

APA creates warehouse-inspired interior for refurbished London townhouse

Architecture studio APA has renovated a Victorian townhouse in London's Canonbury neighbourhood, creating a bright and open interior intended to …

Faceted red metal creates sculptural facade for music centre by Périphériques

Triangular facets of perforated red metal frame the entrance to this cultural centre, completed by Paris studio Périphériques for a town in …

Cuyperspassage / Benthem Crouwel Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Cuyperspassage is the name of the new tunnel at Amsterdam Central Station that connects the city and the …

Snøhetta building green-roofed Temple University Library in Philadelphia

Construction of the Temple University Library will begin very soon and is due to be completed in late 2018. The building will comprise a total …

Greenhouse sprouts legs to combat flooding

Measuring 29 sq m (312 sq ft) and consisting of one large interior space, the aptly-named Greenhouse That Grows Legs is constructed from glue …

Perch Harlem, NYC's First Passive House Rental, Tops Out

The city's first passive house rental building has topped out. <b>Perch Harlem</b>, as the building is known, is located at <b>542 West 153rd Street</b> in the <b>Hamilton Heights</b> section of <b>Harlem</b>. It stands <b>seven stories</b> tall and features <b>34 units</b> in total.<p>"We are excited to announce this important construction …

Modern Homes Designed for Millennials

Pardee Homes is up to something right outside of Las Vegas. They’re building a new neighborhood in the Henderson, Nevada, but this neighborhood has a …

Deep-set windows maintain privacy for overlooked Gangnam residence by OBBA

Cutaways in the brick facade of this family home by Seoul studio OBBA provide views over a small walled garden in the city's high-density Gangnam …

Dining Rooms

This new set of towers in Dubai will have its own indoor rainforest

The Rosemont Hotel & Residences is a massive, double-tower complex that's currently being constructed under the direction of ZAS Architects Dubai.<p>Part of a the new Rosemont global hotel brand, the $550 million project will consist of two towers rising over 50 stories each, adding up to over 2 …

Casa 5 / Arquitectura en Estudio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Standing at 2750 metres above sea level, in the outskirts of La Calera, Cundinamarca, Casa 5 enjoys the …

ICEhouse designed for continuous reuse and quick construction

Designed by William McDonough + Partners Architects and built using McDonough's WonderFrame system. "We are calling it 'wonder' because we want …

Northern Powerhouse: Weak house building threatens flagship north of England project

The same number of new homes are being built in London as every city region in the so-called "Northern Powerhouse" combined, putting the growth …

Australia becomes latest nation to embrace wooden high-rise buildings

A change to building regulation codes in Australia means that architects will be allowed to build timber-framed structures up to eight storeys in …

A Dark House in Sydney Gets Tall, Sculpted Roof Forms

Owners of a dark home in Sydney, reached out to Carterwilliamson Architects, not to add square footage, but to find ways to bring more natural light …

Covered bridge provides all-weather connection between Toronto hotel and convention centre

This enclosed bridge with a geometric black and white facade connects a hotel to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, helping visitors pass between …

Sydney Blue Mountain’s House / Urban Possible

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Two avid climbers, a professor and a gallery owner, teamed up to build a weekend house in the Sydney …

SOM debuts "world's largest 3D-printed polymer building" designed for off-grid living

There are days when it seems like the future has arrived, and this is one of them. Architecture firm SOM’s new project, a fully 3D-printed structure …

A Superkul house for a client with environmental sensitivities

Chemical sensitivities are a sensitive and controversial topic; just read the comments on this post about a chemical free tiny home. Speaking at a …

Architecture

Light Opens Up Tiny Turn-of-the-Century Home in Montreal

<b>Architecture Open Form</b> recently completed the redesign of <b>LeJeune Residence</b>, a circa-1890s home in the Plateau-Mont-Royal borough of Montreal, …

Utterly Adorable Tiny House Is Actually a Bar Built in a Former Dumpster Alley

Have you ever seen a more adorable bar? (Okay, okay, other than that darn cute tiny Irish pub on wheels.) Wedged in between two taller buildings, the new Pink Moon Saloon bar and restaurant is probably the best thing that could have happened to an alley formerly occupied by dumpsters. Aiming for a …

Home of the Week: Little Italy house is gutted and reborn

<b>The Listing</b><p><b>244 Montrose Ave., Toronto</b><p><b>Listing price:</b> $1,350,000<p><b>Lot size:</b> 15.17 ft. by 110 ft.<p><b>Taxes:</b> $4,410.35 (2015)<p><b>Listing agent:</b> Arkady Epstein, broker with Century 21; Leading Edge Realty Inc., Brokerage<p>The exterior of 244 Montrose Ave. (Ruby Photo Studio)<p>Hanging in the kitchen of 244 Montrose …

Real Estate

Wicker Park Home Nearly Doubles in Size After Attic Remodel

Architects are known to whip up all sorts of design magic on houses designed for themselves, and the same goes for Chicago-based architect <b>Mike Shively</b>, who managed to <b>nearly double the size</b> of his Wicker Park apartment in a smart renovation. The apartment, which comprises the upper portion of this …

Where are the world's newest cities … and why do they all look the same?

Thousands of new cities are needed to house the increasing global population – projected to reach 10bn by 2060. From China’s planned Jing-Jin-Ji hypercity to African techno hubs and sprawling refugee camps, <b>Adam Greenfield</b> explores what the future holds<p>At present we share our planet with some 7.5 …

Sol House / Alexander Brenner Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site is situated along a residential road with buildings primarily dating from the 1930s as it is …