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NEENO’S ESSENTIALS - Neen Williams’s Cooking Show

On Monday, we posted about the healthy lifestyle that Neen Williams has been living. It includes sobriety, eating healthy, and a regular workout …

Italian Street Art by Joys and Peeta Takes Over Wunderkammern Milan

May 5, 2017<p>Eli Anapur is a pseudonym of Biljana Puric. A staff writer and editor at Widewalls, Biljana holds Master’s Degrees in Film Aesthetics from …

AV Loft / Arhitektura Budjevac

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The apartment is located in Niš, Serbia. Its open-plan layout is mostly dictated by its tenant, a young …

Architecture

Will a Computer Steal Your Architecture Job?

If you haven’t been paying attention to the latest advancements in digitally-assisted design, now is a good time to start. As today’s fragmented technologies become increasingly coordinated, architectural practice is set to resemble an entirely different profession in the coming years. It will also …

UX Design

A House Designed To Resemble A Butterfly, With Perfectly Aligned Features

Some see restrictions as deal breaks but others see them as challenges that they need to overcome. When an area imposes a limit for the footprint …

Architecture

This is what it looks like when the Apple Store’s architects build a house

If ever you wanted to model your home after a retail store, that retail store would doubtless be of the Apple variety. And if you want your home to …

Architecture

Architect Blaze Makoid renovates an East Hampton home to a contemporary beauty

Some incredible design work done by the Hamptons-based architect<p>Blaze Makoid, a Hamptons-based architect, recently renovated an East Hampton home. The project, affectionately referred to as “Old Orchard,” caught the eye of many, so Curbed reached out to the architect to gain a better understanding …

American dreams: The USA's best new homes

There's a total of 14 projects in the 2017 Housing Awards, split into the following categories: One/Two Family Custom Housing, One/Two Family …

Woodland Retreat: JIKKA Might Be Japan's Most Beautiful New Home

Set on a mountain ridge in the rural district of Shizuoka in Japan, JIKKA is a teepee-shaped private home for a pair of friends in their 60s. Designed by Tokyo-based architect Issei Suma, the 100-square-meter cluster of tent-like structures doubles as a home and workplace for its clients. One a …

Architecture

Modern desert house has mountain views, dramatic shadows

Ahh...<p>Concrete is the gift that keeps on giving, if we’re talking about stunning residential architecture. Over on the desert terrain of Santa Fe, New Mexico, a striking home comprising two perpendicular concrete structures rises to frame vast mountain views and a stellar indoor-outdoor …

Nordic Noir: 7 Scandinavian Homes Enveloped in Black

Scandinavian architecture finds beauty in simple, functional spaces. Through clean lines, angular structures and minimalist principles, well-executed Scandinavian homes employ acute design to make daily life increasingly comfortable and uncomplicated. Enveloped in black — a deliberate shade both …

Tokyo modern home is bunker on the outside, airy loft on the inside

Rad!<p>Japan’s progressive zoning regulations set the stage for a wide range of unconventional modern homes that would never fly in more conservative building climates. And Black Box, the latest home designed by New York-based architects TakaTina is a perfect example.<p>The black metal-clad home rises …

Gorgeous concrete house is stacked with courtyard gardens

Lovely<p>This house in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam truly takes nature to new heights. As a part of local firm Vo Trong Nghia Architects’s “House for Trees” series, the “Binh House” vertically stacks courtyards filled with palms and plants.<p>Inserted between two concrete facades, the courtyard garden and …

Architecture

The World’s Best Architecture: Announcing the Winners of the 2017 A+Awards!

The wait is finally over. The votes are in for the 2017 A+Awards, the planet’s largest and most democratic awards program for architecture and building products, and the winners can finally be revealed!<p>CLICK HERE TO DISCOVER THE WINNERS OF THE FIFTH ANNUAL A+AWARDS.<p>This year’s shortlist was …

Vertical House

This project started with the clients’ desire to have “their head in the sky and their feet on the ground”. The attic level offers magnificent views toward the mountains and Dublin Castle while the rear garden is bathed beautiful afternoon light. The ambition of the proposal was to offer it all. …

Tiny desert cube house has everything you need for $275K

Take in the stunning landscape from the expansive roof deck<p>Not quite a tiny house but still impressively small, this 529-square-foot cube in Arizona contains everything so efficiently within its walls. Clad in weathered corrugated steel to reflect the rugged desert landscape surrounding it, the …

Sunken Gardens And Backyards Blend Privacy And Closeness To Nature

Building a sunken seating area or fire pit is a neat trick that architects sometimes use when they want to create an unobstructed view of the garden …

Landscaping

Single Level Family Home With A Large Backyard

Architects get to make other people’s ideas become reality and to give others their dream homes. Inevitably, they get to always add new ideas to …

Swimming Pools
Architecture
UX Design

Vintage Outdoor Logo Creation Kit

Create stylish camping and outdoor logos with this great set of vintage vector objects.Sergey Akimov is a graphic designer and illustrator who loves …

Graphic Design

Writer's House

Keeping its 1960s charm intact, the Writers House is a nostalgic renovation that's a celebration of old and new. The home was originally built by the …

Architecture

Huge Barn Transformed Into A Modern Home With An Open Floor Plan

Barns aren’t usually very large. We picture them as cozy little structures made of wood and with those signature doors that we love so much. However, …

Gorgeous modern home with enviable indoor-outdoor living asks $9.5M

Yes, please!<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Cherry Hills Village, Colorado<p><b>Price:</b> $9,500,000<p>This sprawling, modern house begs to be seen, yes, …

Incredible industrial loft offers equally incredible skyline views

This very lovely loft in River North will cost a pretty penny<p>Not all industrial lofts in Chicago were created equal, and this spacious 3,100-square-foot unit at 900 N. Kingsbury is a testament to that principle. Located in the former Montgomery Ward Company Complex in River North, this large …

Futuristic home made of massive steel cylinders hides two houses in one

Spanish architecture firm, Z4Z4, has created one very unique home consisting of massive white cylindrical structures fused together to create two …

Architecture

Transforming pond retreat fits everything you need into one box

The stunningly simple dwelling conceals fold-out components that can turn it into a yoga studio, office, and more<p>What do you design for a client who wants a space for everything? That was the question Aussie firm Branch Studio Architects faced confronted for one of their latest commissions, a …

Architecture

How we’re using Component Based Design

Component Based Design is often talked about in context of large, complex projects. In this post we’re making the case that it can also be very …