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Small house in Ecuador is insulated with pumice stone

One of the problems with modernist architecture is that in many places in the world, it has supplanted traditional methods of building that over …

Framing

Japan’s High Design Micro Houses

Less is more in Japan’s architecturally significant micro houses<p>Japan’s High Design Micro HousesView Slideshow1 / 8Slide 1 of 8<p>In many cities, automobile owners are required to provide their own off-street parking, which means swapping habitable space for garages or berths. Pictured is Dancing …

Scottish holiday home by WT Architecture masquerades as an old stone mill

The blackened timber walls of this family holiday home are hidden within the shell of an old stone mill in the Scottish countryside (+ slideshow).<p>The …

Summer House in Dalarna / Leo Qvarsebo

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The requests in this project are obvious yet challenging: Cooking outdoors and indoors. A quiet reading …

Panoramic Lake Cabin

Les architectes de chez FAM Architekti et Feilden+Mawson ont construit cette année une cabane au bord d’un lac situé en République Tchèque. Les …

Concrete Cabin by Nickisch Sano Walder

Le studio d’architecture allemand Nickisch Sano Walder Architekten a déconstruit une cabane alpine en bois pour recréer un refuge en béton avec la …

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