AR•CHI•TEC•TURE

By Aljoheri | /ˈärkəˌtek(t)SHər/ 1. Architecture: the best modern movements and classic of building arts in this magazine. 2. Interior design: and of course you will see any related to architecture, such as; interior design, furniture, lighting and lifestyles. —Collected from a subscripted webpages by: Abdullah Aljoheri (Artist & Graphic designer).

Portuguese secondary school renovation brings color and light to the learning experience

Located at the edge of the historical center of Pontinha, Lisbon, the school spans 185,000 square feet. It is comprised of five concrete pavilions …

Renovations

MVRDV moves into an iconic post-war monument with their new colorful offices

The MVRDV House is located close by to the firm’s famous project the Markthal, a stunning tunnel-shaped food market integrated with apartments. The …

Family room

This Gallery-Like Home Reflects A Different Art Style In Every Room

• 1 |<p>The tour begins with an open plan living and dining room based on the colors and forms of the Suprematism art movement, founded by Russian painter …

Design

World Interior of the Year 2016 shortlist announced

<b>Inside 2016:</b> a converted shophouse, a 1950s-style burger restaurant and a monochrome fashion boutique are among the projects shortlisted for the …

Interior Design

White Box Home Contains a Tropical Enclave in Sunny Australia

Tim Ditchfield Architects’ <b>White Box</b> project houses a small piece of paradise in Noosaville, Australia. The street-facing front of the home includes a …

Australia

Concrete Ark house 'floats' to facilitate natural rainwater runoff

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q41C_oE94OQKonieczny's super-safe gable-roofed home is resembles an old-fashioned boat. But as the architect explains …

Concrete

Cherem Arquitectos builds rammed-earth house in Mexican highlands

<b>A+Awards:</b> we're launching a major collaboration with Architizer profiling winners from its A+Awards. First up is this house in the Mexican highlands, …

Houses

INTERVIEW: Bamboo builder, and Ibuku Founder Elora Hardy on Creating Incredible Green Buildings with Bamboo

We’ve showcased numerous bamboo designs over the years, from furniture to entire buildings, but when it comes to combining green building and …

Bamboo

A-Industrial clads juice bar with geometric plywood

Los Angeles firm A-Industrial has clad the walls and ceiling of a juice bar in plywood slats, creating a sculptural geometric interior (+ …

Plywood

This week's picks for LA architecture and design events

The longer days of summer are here in sunny SoCal. Curious where to find interesting architecture-related happenings in Los Angeles, or where other …

Architecture

Photographer Spotlight: Ole Marius Joergensen

<i>by Jeff</i><p>Collages by artist Joe Rudko. More images below.<p><i>by Jeff</i><p>A selection of work by illustrator Jon Fox. More images below.<p><i>by Staff</i><p><i>Push Me Pull You</i> …

Design

BIG's The Grove at Grand Bay twisted towers near completion

Instagram users are posting photos that show the almost-finished pair of twisted towers that Bjarke Ingels' firm is building in Miami.<p>The images show …

Architecture

Design Museum opens first standalone shop in London

The Design Museum has opened its first ever standalone retail space, moments away from the museum's new west London site (+ slideshow).<p>Located on …

Museums

Australian architect Jackson Clements Burrows designed this gorgeous retreat cabin to overlook a windswept bluff near the ocean in Western Victoria, …

Houses

What if generating solar energy at home required little more than mixing some grass clippings with inexpensive chemicals? That’s exactly what MIT …

Green Buildings

This amazing living sculpture is covered in over 3,000 plants

The Infinite Green is based on the designer's previous project The Green Wall- a system which dynamically interacts with the environment and uses …

Art

Kitchen Island Lighting Idea - Use One Long Light Instead Of Multiple Pendant Lights

We often see kitchen islands with multiple pendant lights hanging above them, but lately we’ve been noticing a bit of a trend towards having one …

Kitchens

There's A Sauna Inside This Grassy Hill Overlooking An Apple Orchard

Photography by Alex Filz<p>Tucked into a small hill sitting on the edge of an apple orchard, you’ll find the Applesauna and Wellness Centre, the latest …

Saunas

Alexander Gorlin builds colourful housing for single Bronx adults

New York studio Alexander Gorlin Architects has completed a Bronx apartment block with small studios for low-income tenants, including those who were …

Housing

Tropical Space uses perforated brickwork to build pottery studio

Vietnamese studio Tropical Space has completed a cube-shaped sculpture workshop for artist Le Duc Ha, which hides an elaborate bamboo shelving grid …

Asia

House-Like Boxes Define Living Areas in This Fresh Parisian Loft

France-based <b>Agnès & Agnès architecture</b> transformed an old two story carpentry workshop into an unconventional loft. This creative crib is located in …

Paris

10 houses featuring excessively steep gable roofs

The A-frame roof, one of the oldest forms in construction, is back in vogue and pointier than ever. Here are 10 of the best examples that show why …

Houses

Students create studio building in Utah with recycled materials

Students in a design-build programme at the University of Utah have completed a studio building on a remote campus in the desert where they live and …

Architecture

Bark cladding and clashing colours create joyful chaos in Parisian school

Hot pink and orange paintwork accentuate niches in the wooden facade of this school designed by French office Dominique Coulon & Associés for the …

Architecture

Loyn & Co builds "earth shelter" that nestles against a Gloucestershire hillside

Glazed courtyards puncture the expansive grass roof of this English countryside house by Loyn & Co, which is in the running for both the Stirling …

Architecture

Escape city life in a luxe off-grid cabin that can pop up almost anywhere

Designed and produced by a team of architecture students-turned-entrepreneurs, the Ark Shelter was created to bring back people “back to basics” and …

Prefab Homes