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Daily Inspiration #1567

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Cambodia tensions threaten to boil over | Cambodia

<b>Phnom Penh, Cambodia</b> - With a blank, sober expression on his face, one of hundreds of protesting Buddhist monks adorned in an orange robe held up a cardboard sign that read: "Today and Tomorrow No Need Hun Sen Forever.”<p>The placard said it all about why tens of thousands of people this week poured …

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How To Make A Dark Room Appear Lighter

There is nothing like a dingy room to make you feel miserable and uninspired. Dark rooms can be a major pain for a lot of home owners. However, the …

Home Decorating

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The pop-up designs changing the city landscape

It is now part of the summer, as much as Glastonbury and Henley. Queues form outside rough-at-the-edges constructions, in (mostly) just-arriving areas of (mostly) London, in anticipation of some moment of delight, something that appeals to a love of play or fun or nature. We are invited to be kids …

LEED Lies: Bank Of America’s “Green” Skyscraper Is Actually An Energy Guzzler

LEED says the Bank of America Tower is New York’s greenest office building, but new data debunks those claims.<p>It’s a not-so-secret secret that LEED, the country’s primary green building accreditation program, is broken. Operated by the nonprofit U.S. Green Building Council, LEED (that’s Leadership …

Articles about 5 open plan homes sweden canada on Dwell.com - Dwell

It took a mere six months—three in the factory and three on-site—for this prefab to come to fruition on the shore of Sweden’s...<p>In Tokyo, Japan, where the houses are crammed cheek by jowl, two old friends from architecture school have created a...<p>Get ready to dive into warmer weather with these …

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Modern Architecture – The GENETS 3 House in Belgium by AABE

GENETS 3 House.<p>The GENETS 3 House in Belgium was designed by Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners (AABE). The modern house consists of a …

Architecture

Giant Pixel Office by Studio O+A

San Francisco-based gaming software developer Giant Pixel reached out to Studio O+A to design their first headquarters in a turn-of-the-century …

Articles about 6 inviting modern interiors on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>The right workspace can transform your creative life. Dwell puts six desks to the test.<p>There’s something magical about fireplaces, especially during the winter months, when having friends and family gathered …

Logging

Clever Minimal Bookshelf Uses Books as Bookends

While at first glance this looks like an ordinary, old bookshelf, look a little bit closer and you'll notice something quite clever. The Minimal Bookshelf by Chan Hwee Chong has thoughtfully placed gaps at both ends that will hold single books upright. “By removing a part of the shelf,” Hwee Chong …

Furniture

Debate: Is The World’s Greenest Skyscraper Green At All?

As the battle rages on, Co.Design hosts the discussion.<p>Editor’s note: Last Friday, Co.Design drew attention to a recent article in the <i>New Republic</i> by Sam Roudman that cast doubt on the Bank of America tower’s claim to be one of the world’s “most environmentally responsible high-rise office …

Outdoor Inspiration: Stunning Design Ideas For Fireplaces By The Pool

Modern design is as much about the outdoors as it is about the interiors. A stunning contemporary home often brings along with it a fabulous patio or …

Parametric Architecture Rattles The Italian Alps

With the Paramount Alma Residence, PLASMA Studio places a contemporary and well considered wake-up call in a sleepy town of quaint chalets.<p>Tucked away in the northernmost part of Italy’s South Tyrol province is the picturesque town of Sesto. The thousand-year-old hamlet sits at the base of the …

Articles about 6 striking modern home facades on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>If you have a nomadic streak and like waking up in a different place every few months, weeks, or even days, then a home on wheels...<p>Taking a calculated turn from tradition, two Czech architects designed a …

Architecture

Concrete House Looks Like a Fortress Floating on Water

Created to not only take full use of its surrounding area but also help re-introduce the native wetlands, the Stamp House aims to be an off-the-grid environmental statement that looks like a fortress floating on water. Designed by Charles Wright Architects and located in the FNQ beachfront …

Architecture

Articles about 6 modern homes san diego on Dwell.com - Dwell

Seaside or lakeside, waterfront houses evoke a sense of peace. Here are 6 of our favorites.<p>That’s right—we’ve found stylish, high-quality prefabs that start at $135,000.<p>The always popular Dwell Home Tours series kicked off in San Diego this past April.<p>We're quite excited for our first-ever San …

San Diego

I-Mango / Takuro Yamamoto Architects

I- MANGO is an independent house for a single family, located in suburb of Osaka city. The site of this house adjoins the house of the client’s …

Architecture

The Timber Tower Research Project: Re-imagining the Skyscraper

SOM has come up with a structural system for skyscrapers that uses mass timber as the main structural material and minimizes the embodied carbon …

Skyscrapers

What Gaudí's Sagrada Familia Will Look Like in 2026

The <i>Sagrada Famlia</i>, a world-famous Catholic church in Barcelona designed by the late renowned architect Antoni Gaud, is set to finally complete construction in the year 2026 after over a century of work. Having first embarked on the ambitious architectural project in 1882, Gaud took his time …

Barcelona