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This tiny cabin in Australia lets you go off-grid in style

For those looking to get back to nature, this tiny cabin in rural Australia provides a picturesque retreat without sacrificing comfort or style. …

Nordstrom Vs. Sears: An Open-And-Shut Case For Department Stores

Great physical retail awakens all the senses — sight, sound, smell, touch, taste. Conversely, bad retail evokes just one sense. It smells, like death.<p>I am writing this post perched in my office on the floor above the new Nordstrom Men’s Store on 57th and Broadway in New York City. I was in the …

Nordstrom

Renault’s EZ-GO electric car is ridesharing for the masses

Renault has managed to outdo the craziness of the Mercedes F 015 concept with its own driverless concept electric car, the EZ-GO. Unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show, it's a Level 4 autonomous urban EV with a top speed of just 30MPH. Six passengers enter through the massive front door and can see …

Renovated 1960s A-frame cabin proves that clever design triumphs over square footage

This 1960s A-frame cabin went through a massive rehabilitation that took it from a rundown shack into a beautiful home tailored to the needs of its …

Bedrooms

Minimal prefab home was assembled in just 5 hours

The modern home features a facade of wood slats, recessed windows, and a floating staircase<p>Madrid-based studio [baragaño] was inspired by the local architecture of raised wooden granaries for their design of Montaña House—a modular prefab beauty in the small Spanish town of Valdés.<p>With an internal …

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Modular modern addition refreshes a 1930s bungalow

So airy<p>h1: ‘30s bungalow gets modular modern addition<p>Aussie firm Architect Prineas—creators of this storage-packed tiny apartment—have designed an ultra-modern home extension made of modular components. Named Allen Key House, the angular addition attaches to an original California-style bungalow …

VTN Architects Begins Construction on 5 Ceremonial Domes in Son La

VTN Architects (formerly known as Vo Trong Nghia Architects), has revealed plans for the Son La Ceremonial Domes, a series of of 5 bamboo structures …

Batay-Csorba creates urban townhouses in Toronto faced with brick and wooden screens

Canadian studio Batay-Csorba Architects has created a pair of slender residential buildings in central Toronto that pay heed to the craftsmanship …

Beautiful sea-facing home uses height to overcome site restrictions

This beautiful Russian home stands out from its neighbors with an unusually steep inclined roof that’s constructed for more than just its looks. …

Architecture

Material Beauty: 7 Raw Concrete Homes in the Swiss Mountains

A growing number of robust homes are being constructed in Switzerland’s mountainous terrain. Clad in concrete, each project consists of a clear-cut geometric volume that carefully pulls from the natural colors of the surrounding landscape’s forests and rock formations. In the Swiss climate and …

Bijoy Jain: “Architecture Is Not About an Image, It Is About Sensibility”

<i>Bijoy Jain, the founder of Indian practice Studio Mumbai, has long been well-known for his earth-bound material sensibilities, and an approach to</i> …

Ström Architects completes contemporary bungalow that eschews "staid" retirement home model

One end of this larch-clad retirement residence in the English countryside by Ström Architects cantilevers over a wall to protect a parking spot for …

Framing

Discreet new home in North Carolina acts like a gateway to the surrounding wilderness

The cypress-clad Carolina Hillside House perches over a thick forest near North Wilkesboro’s Kerr Scott Lake, providing stunning views of untouched …

Architizer

The Asian home with high ceilings - and a low budget

Today we travel to Tokyo, Japan, where we'll explore a modern one-room home with a spectacular mezzanine. By Tokyo standards, the home is quite …

Living Rooms

What the Hell is Modern Architecture? Part Two: Mid-Century Madness

Nov 27, 2016<p>1,322 notes<p>Hello friends! It’s everybody’s favorite time of the 20th century, kudos to <i>Mad Men</i>.<p>For the purpose of this post, <b>Mid-Century</b> …

8 Short Architectural Texts You Need To Know

<b>Update:</b> <i>We've added links to help you find these books for purchase and, in 5 of 8 cases, tracked down a way you can read them online for free!</i><p>Quality …

Agathom builds artist's cabin in dense British Columbia forest

<b>A+Awards:</b> next in our showcase of this year's Architizer A+Awards winners is a wooden artist's retreat on Vancouver Island by Toronto firm …

This Secret Garden House in Singapore is full of elegant surprises

This home in Singapore is surely the envy of the neighborhood, with a protected garden and reflecting pool situated just so on a deeply pitched plot …

Architecture

A Belgian Seaside Villa by OOA

OOA | Office O architects designed Villa CD near the sea in Oostduinkerke, Belgium. Surrounded by dunes and bungalow houses from the early 60s, the …

Bookworms will Adore this Cabin in Upstate New York

Studio Padron’s clients asked for a standalone library and guest house in the woods behind their vacation home in upstate New York. They got the</b> …

House KD / GWSK Arkitekter

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The idea of ”modern barn” came up quite early in the sketching phase. A building typology that naturally …

Architecture

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Finnish Lakehouse Keeps Things Simple

MNy Arkitekter built <b>House Åkerudden</b> by a lake in the rural community of Tenala. The result emphasizes “authenticity, simplicity, locality and …

10 C-Suite Jobs Of The Future

Step aside, chief innovation officers, and make way for chief automation officers and chief freelance relationship officers.<p>With questions about the future of middle management, many believe that corporations will soon beef up their core leadership teams, allowing them to keep foundational business …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Health<p>According to an ophthalmologist.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>New Arrivals<p>GQ’s editors select the menswear, accessories, sneakers, and more …

Articles about modern bunker home texas on Dwell.com - Dwell

Designer Barbara Hill applies her polished take on minimalism to a traditional 1920s abode in Atlanta for a transplanted...<p>An Austin firm creates a home for a family in the Texas capital that sits among the trees.<p>A metal-and-cedar home rises on farmland in East Tennessee.<p>Seaside or lakeside, …

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Articles about 15 super unique libraries around world on Dwell.com - Dwell

According to Joshua Fields Millburn and Ryan Nicodemus of The Minimalists, minimalism can be summed up in a single sentence:...<p>Every traveler is different—some want the comforts that come with staying in a conventional hotel, while others crave adventure...<p>The Dutch designer spoke about the …

University of Toronto

AD Recommends: Best of the Week

Five great projects from last week you can’t miss! Like the great House in Muko designed by Fujiwarramuro Architects or GLUCK+’s Urban Townhouse in …

Architecture