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Arhitekturium
Low-rise residential complex NovoArchangelskoe


In 2004 the project of “Novoarchangelskoe” locality developed by “Architecturium” won the contest run by “Sovremenny Dom” magazine. Five years ago the fact of running such contest was an absolute breakthrough for domestic market of countryside developments: developers realized that an architect plays a significant role in success of commercial product “countryside development” and exactly […]


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Omer Arbel Office
23.2 House


23.2 is a house for a family built on a large rural acreage.  There is a gentle slope from east to west and two masses of old growth forest defining two outdoor rooms each with a its own distinct ecology and conditions of light; the house is situated at the point of maximum tension in […]


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yh2
NB20°5


Built in a pine forest on the coast of New Brunswick, NB20°5 is a house/studio designed by yh2_Yiacouvakis Hamelin Architects for occasional use. With simple, spare lines inspired by the vernacular architecture of the Maritimes, the structure is composed of two wings made of sheet metal and wood, built directly on the ground in the […]


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Paul Cha Architect
Broome Street Triplex Loft


A converted SoHo loft, measuring 10,000 sf in three floors, is adapted for the private residence of a young hedge fund manager. The fourth and fifth floor are designed to act as a quiet refuge from the chaotic workload and frequent overseas travel, as well as to provide and elegant space for the entertaining and […]


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Benjamin Garcia Saxe Architecture
Containers of Hope


Gabriela Calvo and Marco Peralta dreamed of living in their fantastic property 20 minutes outside of the city of San Jose, Costa Rica; where they could be with their horses and enjoy the natural landscape. They made the very bold choice of exploring with me the possibility of creating a very inexpensive house made out […]


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Carlson & Co
Drova villa


Vladislav Platonov (ASB “Carlson & Co”) has completed a very unusual cottage in Snegiri housing development nearby Moscow. Its composition is designed entirely according to the site landscape. The house is inserted into the existing hill with its numerous terraces and it seems it has scattered down the hilly territory into separate, but similar pieces. […]


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Resolution: 4 Architecture
Ewan Residence


The Ewan Residence was a gut renovation of an existing townhouse located in Brooklyn. Program: Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3.5 Features: Roof Deck, Media Room Materials: Exterior: Stucco, Lead Coated Copper, Ipe Wood Decking, Nana Door System, Aluminum Clad Windows Interior: Maple & White Lacquered Cabinets, Black Absolute Countertops Location: Brooklyn, New York, USA Architect: Resolution: […]


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Alchemy Architects, home of the weeHouse
Goodrich Bungalow


The house’s “shell” is respectful of its 1911 origins while “objects” are inserted as contemporary additions Interior “pathway elements” create an axial organizing arrangement. Project Goals: Flexible floor plan for family of 4 with 2 grade school children Phase renovations over a period of 7 years to fit with the owners’ budget; total cost approx […]


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Lakp Diseño & Desarrollo
Bonavista Lofts


A sloped plot of land was chosen by the owner because of the extraordinary city views it afforded. Our design concept was to create a loft like residence, in which social areas are encased in a architectural grade exposed concrete structure. The structure bends to accommodate the space and forms a continuous ribbon like enclosure. […]


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StudioArch/AgostinoMarinoni
Villa Aget


The building is a private villa built in one ofthe many area’s subdivisions thatcharacterize the landscape of the Italiansuburbs. In these places, through animaginary developed over the years,anyone can buy a piece of freedom: anisolated house, free from annoyingneighbours. Yet in reality, everything istranslated into areas where, to maximizeprofits, housing are “piled up” turning whatshould […]


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Atmos Studio
030 – 177SNCS – the woven nest


This home for an actress and musician carefully slots between buildings and site-lines, and wraps built-in furniture into every available surface. Both plan and Planning constraints generated a complex series of intertwining spaces, enlivened by light and interconnectivity. The massing was generated from the view-lines along the High Street below, tucked carefully out of sight […]


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WE architecture
+ House


The + House is developed as one big terrace overlooking the breathtaking beach of manta. The house is formed at a plus or a cross, where one of the boxes is placed perpendicular on the coast line, following the terrain down the slope and the other is places along the same high of the hill […]


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Petra Gipp Arkitektur
Refugium of a Forester


The nature reserve of Grimeton is part of Åkulla beech woods area, situated a couple of miles east of Varberg, close to the world heritage of Grimeton. It is a dramatic nature that rises over the flat arable lands along the seaboard. Highly situated on a plateau by one of the smaller lakes, Rörsjön, the […]


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AQSO arquitectos office
Burke House


In a country like Ireland, where many families live in private houses with a courtyard, extensions are a very common way to adapt the residence to new family situations. This house stands in a low density residential area near Galway. The flat landscape is characterized by irregular plots, small roads and green pastures. Starting from […]


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Matsunami Mitsutomo Architect & Associates
Residence in Kamikawaraya


Goodness of sunshiny and openhearted atmosphere-making. It designed in daytime so that sunlight might enter the house all the year round even if the lighting was not used. The light that entered from a big window of the second floor brightly shines on the door of the first floor through void. Because time in madam’s […]


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Nico Papalia Architect
Quadrifoglio


Second experiment of a residential building entirely made by a new system of dry construction. For external walls it has been used a drywall system, consisting of double metal frame walls (Aluzink), with external covering in reinforced concrete slabs and internal covering with double plasterboard slabs. This system, compared with traditional methods, allows to diminish costs of construction of 25-30 […]


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davidclovers
Tregunter Residence


Nestled amongst a forest of towers on Old Peak Road above Central Hong Kong, the Tregunter tower holds unique layered views of Victoria Harbor. The abundance of bay windows, structural walls and beams that are common to residential towers would appear to constrain the possibilities of the apartment.   However, by turning constraints into opportunities, […]


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EXTRASTUDIO
House in Alto da Ajuda


This project is located in Alto da Ajuda in Lisbon, once a working class neighborhood designed in the beginning of the 40’s during the dictatorship. The project’s strategy is the outcome of a fundamental question – How to conciliate all the preservation and zoning restrictions with a new program without compromising the original master plan […]


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ar2com
OpenUp


The existing old-dwelling of two equal rooms, kitchen, bathroom and extra toilet connected via  a dark corridor was transformed into a open floor layout. The apartement profits of the east-west-orientation. While opening the windows to the ground offering benches in the sun light sun-blinds (and view-blinds) starting from the ground are spending the privacy in […]


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Nico Papalia Architect
T House


The T HOUSE (where “T”stands for Tiziana name of the owner) is in Pontecurone in the province of Alessandria, northern Italy. The request of the guest was to design a house with large common and opened areas to dialogue with nature, especially she is in love with the Mediterranean architecture, the sea, the colors of […]


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