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Take A Look At The World’s Best Tiny Houses

Don’t you wish you lived here?<p>With rising rents, a short supply of housing, and more people flocking to cities, it’s no wonder that micro-dwellings have become a zeitgeisty solution for modern living.<p>In <i>Big Little House</i> (Routledge, 2015), Houston-based architect Donna Kacmar chronicles the economic …

Winery by Chilean architect Smiljan Radic channels nature's raw power

<i>One in a series of dispatches by Carolina A. Miranda on the architecture of Chile</i>.<p>Wineries used to be buildings of almost pure industrial functionality: a space in which to truck in grapes and smash them, rooms of fermentation vats and cool, underground warehouses where the product ages in wooden …

Modern Home Built Between Canopies in Austin, Texas: Canyon Edge Residence

Developed by <b>Tom Hurt Architecture</b>, <b>Canyon Edge Residence</b> dominates a narrow and steep wooded site off Cuernavaca, in Austin, Texas, USA: “A quiet …

Architecture

Melbourne's housing crisis: would you live in a floating apartment?

Today's instalment of <i>The (Ideas) Zone</i> presents a range of solutions and expert views. Those experts and I will be online today to blog with you. Just …

Glass-Walled Cottage with Retractable Wooden Panels

This Is How Easily Our Cities Could Become High-Density Solar Power Plants

Solar energy has a dark side. Those gargantuan plants that sprawl out like deconstructed disco balls sacrifice valuable open space and put wildlife, …

TOP 7 UNIQUE HOUSE DESIGN: PENEDA-GERAS CONTEMPORARY RIVERFRONT HOUSE DESIGN OVERLOOKING RIVER VIEWS

With a present day straightforwardness about it, this contemporary riverfront structural planning designed by Portugal-based firm Correia/Ragazzi …

The Edge House by Mobius Architecture

Mobius Architecture have designed the Edge House, located in Kraków, Poland.<p>The architect’s description<p>Edge House is an attempt at designing a …

Articles about 5 unbelievably green housing developments on Dwell.com - Dwell

By keeping the budget strict, the insulation tight, and its values clear, Philadelphia’s Postgreen Homes shows a little brotherly...<p>Back in December, when news first emerged about the appointment of Shaun Donovan to the Obama administration as Secretary for...<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's …

Los Angeles

Songjiang Art Campus / Archi-Union Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project is located at Xinqiao Town, Songjiang District, a suburb of Shanghai. How to address the …

Articles about 7 tips planting green roof on Dwell.com - Dwell

An innovative glass addition adds contrast to a timber mountain lodge in France.<p>If you live in a large metro like we do, odds are you see mostly bleak-hued buildings. Lots and lots of buildings.<p>Creative reuse projects and green proposals give stadiums a longer life.<p>A perennial highlight of Dwell on …

Los Angeles

Cabin 2 / Maddison Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Cabin 2 is an extension/addition to an existing 1960s log cabin located in bayside Blairgowrie. The …

Roads

Tiny Home Community Ideas Competition

Members of the AIA North Carolina Activate14 committee and the Raleigh/Wake Partnership to End and Prevent Homelessness invite you to share your …

Archiblox prefab home uses "a fraction" of the energy it generates

Prefab houses can be quick and affordable to build. Now, a prefab house from Australian architects Archiblox promises the additional benefit of …

Prefab Homes

7 Cities That Are Starting To Go Car-Free

By Adele Peters5 minute Read<p>After over a hundred years of living with cars, some cities are slowly starting to realize that the automobile doesn’t …

Urban Design

Cycling in Central London set to get safer with new superhighways

Following an announcement from London mayor Boris Johnson yesterday, cycling in central London looks set to become significantly safer. Two new …

Heijmans One are movable rentals for young, single-person households.

To battle a tight housing market in Amsterdam that is hard on an ever-increasing number of single renters, Dutch building company Heijmans (which …

Castle Rock House by Herbst Architects

Established in 2000 by Lance and Nicola Herbst, their namesake practice, Herbst Architects, has<p>Established in 2000 by Lance and Nicola Herbst, their …

Architecture

Cabins from Taschen features stunning small-scale architecture from around the world (PHOTOS).

Before the tiny house or the microapartment, there was the cabin in the woods, planted in the collective imagination by Henry David Thoreau’s <i>Walden</i> …

Competition Entry: Pedro Livni + Fernando De Rossa's Proposal for Dalseong Citizen’s Gymnasium

<b>Pedro Livni</b> and <b>Fernando De Rossa</b> have shared with us their proposal for the Dalseong Citizen’s Gymnasium open ideas competition, which was awarded …

Rem Koolhaas: countryside architecture

<b>Rem Koolhaas thinks that too little attention is paid to the countryside, where change is happening at a faster rate than in most cities. In this</b> …

Moore Park Residence / Drew Mandel Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This infill house is situated in the mid-town Toronto residential neighborhood of Moore Park. It …

Winning Proposals Transform Power Plants into Public Art

Winners have been announced for the 2014 Land Art Generator Initiative (LAGI). The competition, this year sited in Copenhagen, calls on …

Storrs by Tim Stewart Architects

Tim Stewart Architects have designed Storrs, a home located in Queensland, Australia.<p>Project description<p>The 18 hectare site has had a life that has …

Green8 by Agnieszka Preibisz and Peter Sandhaus

Architects Agnieszka Preibisz and Peter Sandhaus have unveiled a conceptual skyscraper for Berlin with a twisted figure-of-eight structure that …

High Rise

A bold Danish architect charms his way to the top.<p>Ambitious New York architects in their thirties or forties, waiting to become famous, comfort themselves with the thought that fame comes later to architects than to people who launch Web sites, design dresses, or make horror movies. Construction is …

Rise of The New Radical Pragmatist

<i>Using Australia as her focus, Marissa Looby, in a recent article for the Australian Design Review, argues that the disappearance of architectural</i> …