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Salt / MVRDV

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Small and mid-size companies often have trouble finding suitable office space in Amsterdam. The creative …

Micro-Architecture: 40 Big Ideas for Small Cabins

In spite of their apparent simplicity, small cabins have always been a welcome design challenge in which scale, materiality and habitability must be …

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Larissa Johnston arranges minimal London home around plywood box

A plywood box hosts the kitchen and staircase in this minimal maisonette in Islington, which has been reconfigured and extended by local architect …

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Peter Zumthor's Therme Vals Through the Lens of Fernando Guerra

In this stunning photo shoot Fernando Guerra, of Últimas Reportagens, captures the Therme Vals, one of the most iconic works of the 2009 Pritzker …

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Fraher Architects adds glass-roofed extension to terraced house in London

Fraher Architects has added a simple extension with a sloping glass roof to an early 19th-century house in London, creating a bright new dining area …

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Västra Kajen Housing / Tham & Videgård Arkitekter

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located on the quayside of the Munksjön lake, these two urban housing blocks are based on a long term …

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Alexander Fehre adds bright colours and patterned wallpapers to small London flat

Studio Alexander Fehre used different wall and ceiling finishes to define the spaces of this 45-square-metre flat in central London.<p>The Stuttgart …

Aboim Inglez Arquitectos adds bright white extension to farmhouse in rural Portugal

Portuguese studio Aboim Inglez Arquitectos has converted and extended a century-old farmhouse near Lisbon to create a series of holiday homes …

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Photos released of New York's first micro-apartment tower by nArchitects

New York architecture firm nArchitects has released new photos of its modular, micro-unit residential building that is intended to serve as a …

Sculptural staircase features inside minimal Swedish house by Jonas Lindvall

A spiral staircase provides an eye-catching feature inside this minimal white house completed by Swedish designer Jonas Lindvall in a seaside town …

Stepped concrete roof creates seaside viewpoint atop Norwegian retreat by Lund Hagem

This small seaside holiday home by Norwegian studio Lund Hagem nestles against a cliff, and features a stepped concrete roof that doubles as a …

Gallery of The SABA Apartment / Sara Kalantary + Reza Sayadian - 10

Image 10 of 30 from gallery of The SABA Apartment / Sara Kalantary + Reza Sayadian. Photograph by Parham Taghioff

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Studiomama's Metamorphic wardrobe transforms into a room divider

Nina Tolstrup's design firm Studiomama has created a pastel-coloured wardrobe with doors that unfold into a partition for large rooms (+ …

Apartment Building Emmy Andriesse / Attika Architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Built on the far end of Amsterdam’s new artificial islands called IJburg, the apartment building “Emmy …

NL*A Reveals Plans for Open-Concept Green Office Building in France

Nicolas Laisné Associés (NL*A Paris) has revealed the plans for its new Offices With Terraces, an office building in Nice, France, which aims to set …

Nogueiras House / Sofia Parente + André Delgado

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Nogueiras house occupies an existing stone construction in direct relation with the front patio and …

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Gresford Architects completes energy-efficient home modelled on a traditional barn

This English countryside residence was designed by Gresford Architects to be self-sufficient, but to still look and feel like a traditional, "normal" …