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The Couch Tennis Club Architecture

Dutch architecture firm MVRDV just complete their building <i>The Couch</i> for the IJburg tennis club, located in the East of Amsterdam. IJburg is a new …

750 Years Of Parisian History, As Told Through Architectural Illustrations

750 Years in Paris by Vincent Mahé is a visual time machine.<p>“I’ve always been fascinated by cities—especially cities that have a long history like mine,” Paris-based illustrator Vincent Mahé says. Since its founding in 3 B.C., the City of Light has experienced astronomical highs (like hosting the …

Demolished buildings around the world

The Crystal Palace was a huge glass and iron structure in London's Hyde Park.Wikimedia Commons<p>The world's skylines are constantly changing.<p>Some of the most historically stunning architectural gems are now gone forever, thanks to new constructions, natural disasters, and political conflicts.<p>While …

Articles about historic beijing structure gets modern makeover on Dwell.com - Dwell

Chinese firm ARCHSTUDIO transforms a Qing Dynasty-era structure into a tea house that blends new and old.<p>Modern maker Jeran McConnel believes that simplicity is key in creating small spaces that carry big impact; her bathroom...<p>From Rec Room to Tech...<p>Tour a renovated, 19th-century townhouse with …

The amazing world of Soviet bus shelters | CNN Travel

Photos: The Beautiful Architecture of India’s Ancient Stepwells

Over the past several years, Chicago-based journalist Victoria Lautman has traveled through India numerous times, visiting over 120 ancient stepwells …