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zaha hadid-designed 'al wakrah stadium' takes shape in qatar

<b>qatar’s al wakrah stadium, the 2022 world cup venue designed by the late zaha hadid, is on track to open later in 2018.</b> the 40,000 capacity arena, …

Architecture

8 (New) Energy Efficient Materials Architects Should Know

Whether architects are trying to meet the Architecture 2030 Challenge or pursuing their own mission to save energy, they have an opportunity to …

Dezeen's top 10 skyscrapers of 2017

Architecture editor Jessica Mairs continues our review of 2017 with 10 skyscrapers that made their mark this year, from the unapologetically tall to …

Skyscrapers

"I'd love to buy this home someday just to demolish it"

An oast house-inspired dwelling in Kent chosen by the Royal Institute of British Architects as the winner of 2017's House of the Year competition …

Dezeen's top 10 houses of 2017

We featured more than 500 weird and wonderful houses on Dezeen in 2017. For our review of the year, editor Amy Frearson recalls her top 10, including …

Architecture

The “White Line” House Is a Minimalist’s Dream Come True

Located in the city of Almaty, Kazakhstan is this minimalist “White Line” home that overlooks the city’s landscape. Designed by Kazakhstan-based …

10 concrete homes we loved in 2017

They’re anything but bunkers<p>There’s a never-ending debate about the merits of Brutalist architecture. But in the meantime, small doses of it—in the form of many a modern concrete home—continue to pop up all over the world, proving the versatility and appeal of the hefty material.<p>Architects …

Architecture

Airtight prefab House in the Woods pops up in just ten days

Airtightness, minimal site disturbance, and speedy construction are just a few benefits of the striking House in the Woods. Designed by London-based …

This futuristic metal-clad residence is segmented like a lobster tail

This futuristic residential building in Luxembourg has a segmented facade that resembles the tail of a lobster or an exotic insect. Design studio …

Check out This Apartment in an Oscar Niemeyer-Designed Building

With exposed ceilings and board-marked walls for an industrial feel.<p>This stunning and industrial apartment is housed inside an Oscar Niemeyer-designed building in São Paulo, Brazil. The renovation resulted in an overhaul that exposed the space’s original ribbed ceiling and board-marked concrete …

Tiny home in Tokyo is made of two skinny structures

It packs some seriously satisfying design details into a small footprint<p>Japan’s progressive zoning regulations mean that slipping a creative home onto an awkwardly small slice of property is practically a national pastime. But with an entrance measuring just six and a half feet wide, this Tokyo …

Storage Ideas

World’s tallest skyscraper design hangs off an orbiting asteroid

What if your daily commute involved parachuting down to earth rather than being stuck in vehicular traffic? That’s the vision in Clouds Architecture …

Architecture

The Modern Gable: 7 A-Frame Homes Perched Among Meadows, Mountains and Valleys

With extensive adaptations and forms throughout modern architecture, the gable possesses structural elements that allow for picturesque, thoughtful and cozy residential environments. Throughout the following collection, each project is uniquely reminiscent of traditional living, echoing simplicity …

Uncluttered Black and White Architecture Photography

La ville et ses innombrables constructions offrent une source d’inspiration intarissable aux photographes et aux amateurs de lignes et de formes …

Skåpet Mountain Lodges in Soddatjørn / KOKO architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Stavanger Turistforening (STF) or the Stavanger Tourism Association has 23,000 members and provides …

Drone Image Prep & Processing | A Guideline For Getting The Drone Shots You Really Want

Buying a drone for my photography was one of the easier gear choices I’ve ever made. Finding the right one, only slightly more complicated, and …

Lighting Basics: How to Light Portraits with an Umbrella

As my portraiture has evolved over the years, the mainstay of my kit remains to be large umbrellas. The light modifiers are incredibly adaptable, …

Light Art Comes to Life: Dancing Animated Gifs by Lucea Spinelli

[ By SA Rogers in Art & Photography & Video. ]Beams of light dance, jump, squiggle, scatter and interact with each other as if they’ve taken on a …

Desert queen: a Tucson Mountain Retreat blends into the Arizona landscape

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Architecture

This is the fire station of the future — and it costs $32 million

From the 1960 plane crash in Park Slope to the 2001 terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center, Rescue Company 2's firemen have always responded to New York City's most dangerous emergencies.<p>For the last 31 years, they have worked and trained at their station in Brownsville, Brooklyn. But by …

Tip Of The Week: Mono-Chromo Therapy

If you scan back to previous OP Tips of the Week and return to July 6, 2015, you'll find my Tip Of The Week entitled, “In the Mood: The Psychology of …

Schwartz and Architecture's Box on a Rock house is perched above an expansive California valley

California firm Schwartz and Architecture has completed a minimal and self-contained residence that looks out over the Sonoma Valley (+ …

Architecture: The chapel-shaped modern home

Berlin architecture professionals, <i>Mohring Architects</i>, are all about cutting-edge design that merges the traditional with the unconventional.<p>Today we …

Beautiful Houses: Minim House - Small space, great design

Today we will show you great small house designed by Minim Micro Homes. We have shown tiny houses here before and you guys loved it, so here we are …

Dream Home 2.0: Starchitect plans on a budget

The original Jacobsen Dream Home was first released in 1998 and, according to Jacobsen Architecture LLC, 945 of those plans were sold for the asking …

Intimidades

Imagination and fantasy are capable of producing the sensation to enter other worlds, to position ourselves in other dimensions. Sometimes , the boundaries of the real and the unreal are brought into play. There are tools that allow us to see the world from other angles, in other ways. We can …

House P / Yonder – Architektur Und Design

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> House P is a holiday home for a family of seven from Hamburg. The house takes ques from traditional …

Architecture

The most powerful 10 second toning tip you've never heard of!

Here’s a colour toning tip I picked up from Barrington Russell last year and I still use it to this day! What if I told you that within just 10 …

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