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Bornstein Lyckefors Arkitekter AB
Villa Woldu in Gothenburg


Perched above the city of Gothenburg, villa Woldu have breathtaking views that reach out to the west and over the city below. For visitors to the house this stunning vista is their reward when they reach the top of the road that climbs up from the main highway east to Stockholm. As you come around […]


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L3P Architects
New development residential house in Dielsdorf


After the removal of border limit clearances only 5 m x 9 m are left over in this small steep lot at the vineyard at Dielsdorf. With a maximum of 83 m2 above-ground level living, this lot has long been considered unbuildable. A classical residential house with solid outer walls, conventional access staircase and traffic […]


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_naturehumaine
Closse Residence


This suburban home on Montreal’s south shore was built by the father of our client in the 1960’s. After over 50 years without having much work done, it was in need of some rejuvenation. The original house lacked natural light and had a series of closed rooms surrounding a central stair. The first move was […]


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Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter
Micro Cluster Cabins


The client wanted a cabin for the whole family, but at the same time it needed to be divisible in some way. The solution was a cluster of three structures, which can be used individually. Each of the buildings is defined as a clarified geometric volume, organized around the outdoor area that binds them together […]


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dekleva gregorič arhitekti
Compact Karst House


The region of Karst was once covered with Oak trees that Venetians have extensively used for building up the City on water. They have left the wind to peel off earth revealing limestone grounds. In this landscape the tradition of small, compact, stony and almost windowless houses developed and remained until today. Following this tradition […]


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Camillo Botticini Architetto
Alps Villa – “Passo del Cavallo”


The house stands on a clearing in the trees, 700 meters above sea level, close to the “Passo del Cavallo”, next to a road that connects Trompia Valley and Sabbia Valley on a steep slope. The landscape is characterized by an open valley to the south and a frame of green mountains with peaks of […]


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MLA+
Two major projects in China and Russia


MLA+, the international arm of Maccreanor Lavington Architects, has won two competitions for new residential neighbourhoods in China and Russia respectively. The company was selected by China’s biggest residential developer, Vanke China, to design a 150,000sqm scheme in Shenzhen. The project is part of the wider regeneration area of Liuxiandong, a former peripheral industrial site […]


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RT Studio
Liberberg Addition


“Nature is there to capture it. And as Architects it’s a challenge that needs to be assumed when the opportunity arise.” That was the motto for this addition. The back of the house face a wooded area with a creek and wild animals. In this design, the house became the seat where you can relax and […]


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SAOTA
Silver Bay


The site is positioned at Shelley Point on the West Coast Peninsula Uniquely for the West Coast, the site faces East over the bay looking towards the mountains behind the small Swartland town of Aurora. The design is largely formed by three contextual conditions. The first is the elevated entrance which placed the living spaces […]


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BURO II & ARCHI+I
Zuidzicht Hasselt [in progress]


Master plan and design for 300 residential units along the canal in Hasselt. Precast Concrete Awards 2014, Federation for concrete industry FEBE. Nomination category Precast in Buildings. Urban setting This project in Hasselt is sited in an inner-city redevelopment zone where a former industrial site north of the centre is being redeveloped around a canal […]


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Nico van der Meulen Architects
House Sar


Located within the leafy suburb of Athol, Johannesburg, stands the latest contemporary stunner from Nico van der Meulen Architects. Designed by the highly acclaimed Werner van der Meulen, House Sar encapsulates luxury, comfort and functionality in a minimalist architectural setting. The clients approached Nico van der Meulen Architects with a modest single storey pitched roof […]


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Brani & Desi
Life in Expressionism


“Life in Expressionism” is а residence in which the owners are taken into the world of Art. The name of the project is taken from the art movement Expressionism, because we use Forms and Colors for emotional effect in order to generate moods and ideas. To live in this place is one emotional experience rather […]


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_naturehumaine
Drolet Residence


A couple with a passion for cooking acquired a house on Drolet street right by Montreal’s Jean-Talon market. They wanted to do a complete renovation and re-organization of the house and had 2 main demands: firstly they wanted a large kitchen island to be the focal point of the house, and secondly they wanted their […]


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Flavio Castro
House 3


The slope of the land and height of six meters over the neighbor later allow distant view that opens from the street level. This panorama establishes continuity between the treetops the Morumbi neighborhood in São Paulo and the skyline buildings. The house composed by platforms belvedere empowers this relation and reveals the visitor, where it […]


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Flavio Castro
Souzas House


The slope of the land allows a great view that opens from the street level. This panorama establishes continuity between the project and the city of Campinas. The project formed by 3 levels, enhances this relationship and reveals to the visitor its essence. Spaces are integrated and adapted to the natural relief, what allows simultaneous […]


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Rolf Ockert Design
Clovelly House


Having seen some of our earlier work the owners of this extraordinary oceanfront site invited us to submit ideas about what a new house there could look like. They had lived in a simple cottage on the site for several years before and therefore had an intimate familiarity with the advantages and disadvantages of living […]


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Affleck de la Riva architects
Lasalle Waterworks Building


The history of civilisations and cities are intrinsically tied to the presence of water. Ancient civilisations grew up in fertile river valleys and the development of cities depended on the ready availability of water for both potable use and public sanitation. The infrastructure used to control and distribute water in the urban environment has a […]


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Cousins & Cousins
A two-storey ‘chameleon’ extension transforms a London townhouse into a contemporary family home


A Victorian home in Hackney, East London has been expanded with a bespoke extension that provides a new bedroom and dining area with a section of the brickwork ‘removed’ to incorporate a glass frontage onto the garden. This new addition blends seamlessly into its surrounding context through innovative design and construction techniques. The former four-bedroom […]


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Fourth Dimension Studio
A Country House with a Southern Flavor


A country residence with a sophisticated structure of terraces, balconies, and patios was built in a Moscow suburb upon the project done by “Fourth Dimension” Studio. This country house has been built in one of the most picturesque sites in the north of Moscow area. The absolutely flat relief without so much as a hint […]


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Dom Arquitectura
Housing Rehabilitation in La Cerdanya


The project is located in a small village in La Cerdanya. Located on the north valley side and facing south, the dense rural core is formed by about 20 houses, is surrounded by fields and meadows where agriculture and farming are the main activities. Breathtaking views of the Cadi in front make this setting, a […]


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