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Specht Architects orients recessed New Mexico house towards desert vistas

Glazing at this concrete Santa Fe home by American studio Specht Architects offers expansive views of distant mountains, while casting shadow …

SB Architects Have Designed A New House On A Hillside Overlooking Las Vegas

Photography by Shay Velich<p>San Francisco-based SB Architects have worked together with real estate developer Henry Cheng, to complete the first of six …

Houses

RAIC distinguishes Montreal's Bibliothèque du Boisé with 2017 Green Building Award

Built to serve Saint-Laurent's diverse community in Montreal, the Bibliothèque du Boisé has collected another honorable accolade. Today, the Royal …

Architecture

Australian home builder to include a Tesla Powerwall in every new home

An Australian home builder has announced plans to include a Tesla Powerwall in all new homes. Arden Homes says they will outfit all their new homes …

Renewable Energy

Check out Lascaux IV: The International Centre for Cave Art designed by Snøhetta and Casson Mann

The 20,000-year-old cave paintings of Lascaux are considered among the most important examples of Paleolithic art in the world, and one of the …

Design

This California Guesthouse Is More Impressive Than Many Actual Houses

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Houses

Modernist desert homes by o2 Architecture and Al Beadle complete in Palm Springs

Lance O'Donnell of o2 Architecture has overseen the completion of two dwellings in Palm Springs – a contemporary home he designed, and a never-built …

How one family thrives in the Arctic with a cob house inside a solar geodesic dome

Life inside the Arctic Circle is by no means easy, unless you’re a Hjertefølger. We first heard about Benjamin and Ingrid Hjertefølger four years ago …

Houses

Go way, way off grid at this amazing tiny house Airbnb in Oaxaca

The Tiny Casa in Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, is an ultra tiny Airbnb cabin perfect for those looking for a completely off-grid getaway. Inspired by …

Houses

Mcleod Bovell nestles West Vancouver home into steep site overlooking the sea

This waterfront dwelling that hugs a rocky hillside, by Canadian firm Mcleod Bovell Modern Houses, is designed to make the most of its sea views.<p>The …

10 architecture studios reveal the stories behind their bizarre names

Naming your studio after the directors' surnames is <i>so</i> last century. Today's architects go under weird and wonderful monikers such as Design, Bitches, …

Gus Wüstemann arranges nine apartments around rugged stone wall in Zurich

Swiss architect Gus Wüstemann has subdivided a 19th-century building in Zurich into nine flats with concrete and chipboard finishes that complement …

Architect tops Japanese community center with a series of striking wooden roofs

Hiroshima-based architect Hiroshi Sambuichi has covered a cultural center in the small Japanese island of Naoshima with a series of strikingly …

Architecture

A Tranquil Getaway Home in China

• 1 |<br>• Designer: FM. X Interior Design<br>• Photographer: WU Yong Chang<p>The simple wood stepped staircase overlooks the stone-walled dining and living areas …

Interior Design

Unique asymmetrical home in the Netherlands takes a novel approach to sustainability

Dutch firm Global Architects completed a dream modern villa that breaks from the traditional gabled architecture of the Netherlands. Shaped like a …

Architecture

16 Modern Spiral Staircases Found In Homes Around The World

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Architecture

California country home by Turnbull Griffin Haesloop features an outdoor living room

This solar-powered retreat in Northern California's Sonoma wine region was designed by US firm Turnbull Griffin Haesloop Architects to include …

This Modern Wood House Was Designed For A Family To Live Beside A Lake In Minnesota

Photography by Paul Crosby Photography<p>Designed for a family that lives an active and connected lifestyle, ALTUS Architecture completed this lakeside …

Houses

Cutler Anderson Architects tucks Canadian home between rocky outcrops

The site for this residence in the Canadian Rocky Mountains was chosen by Cutler Anderson Architects for its craggy topography, which the designers …

This week, Pritzker Prize announced a surprise winner for 2017

This week on Dezeen, little-known Catalan firm RCR Arquitectes won this Pritzker Prize 2017 and we rounded up the firm's key projects.<p>Rafael Aranda, …

Architecture

Fuck Yeah Brutalism

Bohlin Cywinski Jackson adds ski-in, ski-out homes to California mountain resort

A set of piste-side residences by US firm Bohlin Cywinski Jackson step down a portion of the Northstar mountain resort in California, allowing …

Architecture

Dezeen's latest Pinterest board showcases the best Californian architecture and design

Both the Modernism Week celebration of mid-century modern buildings and the opening of the inaugural Desert X art festival recently took place in …

Seascape cottage is a self-sustaining getaway made from locally-sourced materials

New Zealand-based architecture firm Pattersons created the Annandale Seascape Cottage – a gorgeous retreat set into the rock in a tiny boulder-strewn …

Houses

Fuck Yeah Brutalism

These 13 Sophisticated Modern Wood Door Designs Add A Warm Welcome

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Houses

Nelson Garrido showcases buildings left empty after financial crisis hit Portugal

These images by Portuguese photographer Nelson Garrido reveal buildings left deserted in the aftermath of the last financial crisis.<p>Garrido first …

Architecture

Marc Goodwin photographs 12 architecture studios in Beijing

Photographer Marc Goodwin visited 12 architecture studios in Beijing to create this photoset, which offers a glimpse inside the workplaces of MAD, …

Daniel Libeskind completes larch-clad cosmology centre for Durham University

Daniel Libeskind has revealed his latest project – an £11.5-million centre for cosmology and astronomy researchers at Durham University in …

IKEA switches to furniture that snaps together in minutes without requiring tools

The fiddly ritual of assembling IKEA furniture is set to become a thing of the past as the furniture giant introduces products that snap together …