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Church House by DAH Architecture

Located in Brisbane, Australia, this <b>contemporary residence</b> was redesigned and extended in 2017 by DAH Architecture. <br>Description by DAH …

Brisbane

Buying now a capital idea

Holly Robinson with partner Michael Webb, are selling Holly’s mother’s home in East Brisbane. (AAP Image Steve Pohlner)<p>QUEENSLAND’S enviable …

Z9 Resort / Dersyn Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Z9 Resort, awarded IDA 2018 Winner Prize “hospitality” from BCI Asia, is a floating resort which perched …

tai kwun centre for heritage and arts by herzog & de meuron

<b>after 12 years of heritage conservation and revitalization, a major new arts complex has opened to the public in hong kong.</b> the site, which is …

Hong Kong

The huge salary you need to earn to buy a home in Australia

DESPITE property prices softening in most Australian cities this year, you still need to earn a mammoth salary to buy a home.

Australia

The Complete Works of Kengo Kuma Show the Dynamic Powers of Japanese Architecture Photos

For nearly 30 years, Kengo Kuma has been a leading talent in contemporary architecture. His work, which reinterprets traditional elements of Japanese architecture and showcases natural materials, was collected in <i>Kengo Kuma: Complete Works</i> (Thames & Hudson, $75). Now a second edition of the volume, …

Architecture

Gin, guns and getaways: How a bushranger gang pulled off Australia's largest gold heist

The plan for Australia's largest gold robbery was hatched over a bottle of gin in the kitchen of a small house near Forbes in country New South Wales.<p>…

Crime

The 13 Best Plants for Your Apartment... And How To Keep Them Alive

Plants are excellent elements to add in architecture and built spaces. However, when it comes to indoor environments, which usually receive less …

What happens when you spend a year using science to improve your brain

How plastic is the brain?<p>Here are two things that are both true. Neuroplasticity is real — that is, the brain really can change and learn and improve based on experience. And there’s little evidence that brain-training games are any better than placebo.<p>“So,” wondered science journalist Caroline …

The Brain

Scientists develop drug that prevents weight gain in major medical breakthrough

A PILL to prevent obesity is looming on the horizon after the discovery of a protein that makes people fat.<p>It would be the “holy grail” of modern …

Great Deal: $725+ U.S. Cities To Australia - Round Trip On Qantas...

Blimey, that’s good!<p>No life of travel is complete without a trip to Australia. And yes, you’ll probably be trying to copy their accents within hours …

Prefab holiday cabins boast spectacular coastal views in Tasmania

If you’ve ever dreamed of visiting Tasmania, you’ll want to put Freycinet’s newest additions on your bucket list. Nestled inside one of the country’s …

Spotlight: Kengo Kuma

Kengo Kuma (born 8th August, 1956) is one of the most significant Japanese figures in contemporary architecture. His reinterpretation of traditional …

Zooco Estudio create cave-like wine shop in Spain

Architectural elements based on wine bottles and barrels create a contemporary vaulted ceiling in this wine shop in Valladolid, northwest Spain by …

Arklab creates matching larch-clad houses with "the same DNA"

Swedish architecture studio Arklab has completed a pair of "sibling" houses in the German town of Heidelberg that feature unique angled forms to …

From Winter to Spring Clubhouse / Shanghai Hip-Pop Design Team

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Living in an era of great changes today, people experienced life from poverty to affluence, but the …

An award-winning winery in British Columbia elegantly steps down a hillside

After having completed the Mission Hill Winery in the heart of British Columbia, Seattle-based architecture practice Olson Kundig Architects was …

Squarespace Offices / A+I

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> New York-based architecture, design, and strategy firm A+I is pleased to announce the completion of …

A real-life 8-bit installation pixelates a Greek ruin

Ideally, an artwork makes you question the world and looks beautiful doing it. A new installation from German artists Thomas Granseuer and Tomislav Topic, aka Quintessenz, does all that. Located on the Greek island of Paxos as part of the Paxos Contemporary Art Project, <i>Kagkatikas Secret</i> is made of …

Timber wedding venue in China mirrors the mountainous landscape

When charged with adding a multi-functional building to a mountain resort in China, Shanghai-based firm AIM Architecture used the stunning landscape …

White Pagoda Temple Hutong Courtyard Renovation / B.L.U.E. Architecture Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Nowadays, an increasing amount of young people choose to leave their old houses in Hutong and settle in …

kengo kuma builds hong kong's také restaurant entirely out of bamboo

<b>kengo kuma combines the healing powers of bamboo with his fascination for woven structures in the design of the také restaurant.</b> located in hong …

Become a better project leader with Scrum

Master the methodology of Scrum, and you could lead your team to new heights. Scrum team members use proven, effective strategies to produce …

8-bit meets the 80s in these animated architectural floor plans of cult classic films

<b>creative content marketing firm neomam, has released seven 8-bit gifs from classic 1980s films.</b> intelligently, neomam & angie’s list, a home design …

Six buildings that create a buzz with honeycomb-patterned facades

Several architecture projects have recently been proposed or completed with hexagonal grids across their fronts. Here are half a dozen examples …

An Angled, Contemporary Extension on a 1970’s Brick House in Melbourne

Fusion House is a project completed by Dankor Architecture that included a three-bedroom extension added onto a 1970’s brick house in Melbourne, …

What is Adelaide Cottage? Everything to know about Harry and Meghan's rumoured new home

The Queen has reportedly gifted the Duke and Duchess of Sussex a beautiful new home in Windsor. The estate, named Adelaide Cottage, has been a longtime residence of royal family members, and it is the second house that the Queen has given her youngest grandson, <i>The Daily Mail</i> has reported.<p>Until now, …

Valentin Jeck photographs Yugoslavia's concrete architecture for MoMA exhibition

Photographer Valentin Jeck has travelled around the region of former Yugoslavia to capture images of its brutalist architecture for MoMA's Toward a …

Escape into nature at Alberto Kalach’s timber cabins in Oaxaca

Renowned Mexican architect Alberto Kalach has designed a series of idyllic timber cabins along the Pacific Ocean in Oaxaca, Mexico. Available to rent …

Design Accessible Bathrooms for All With This ADA Restroom Guide

In this article, we provide you with the tools to design more inclusive architecture. Although each region and country has its own accessibility …

Accessibility