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Aleksandar Savikin
Residential building in Sremska Kamenica


The building is located on a slope from where you can enjoy views on the Danube river. For these reasons house is completely open on that side. The building is free standing, surrounded by a garden. It consists of two duplex flats. Lower apartment has access to open swimming pool and the upper flat has […]


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Buensalido Architects
The Most Beautiful House on the Face of the Earth Design Competition


We Filipinos are very participatory in nature.  Contrary to Westerners who embody individualism, we always want to be associated with or be part of a group. Since our idea of a single unit is our family, we naturally develop an attitude of constant social interaction. Being able to interact with other people provides a sense […]


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SLVK
Encino House


The house is located in a high terrain in Encino’s golf club, with beautiful views to the golf course and to the forest.  The architecture of the house responds to 3 premises: 1) Enjoy both views as much as possible 2) Respect the existing vegetation 3) Have a lot of sun light. The form (Z) […]


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Mount Fuji Architects Studio
Tree house


This house for a couple is built in a residential area on a gentle hill in the northern Tokyo. The site is located at the top of a hill connected with a narrow path leading to the actual building lot. The ground level is gradually climbing higher from edge of the site. Although the site […]


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Tamir Addadi Architecture
Extension and alterations to a private house in London


The main aim of the project was to create a sense of unity between the back garden and the house, allowing nature to play a significant part in the daily activities of the family. The site of the project is a Victorian house located in a conservation area. Originally, the presence of the back garden […]


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Resolution: 4 Architecture
High Meadow Mountain House


The High Meadow Mountain House, located on the Catskill Mountains in Maplecrest, NY, is based upon a modified version of the 2-bar bridge typology. The house is situated on an open field with views of the adjacent and surrounding mountains. The main communal living spaces occur on one end of the house and a guest […]


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OFIS arhitekti
Villa “under” extension


The project involves an extension of a 19th-century villa located in a beautiful Alpine resort next to Lake Bled. Both the old villa and the landscape were strictly regulated by the National Heritage. The client’s request was for the main living area to be twice the size of the old existing villa. On top of […]


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FINNE Architects
Redmond Residence


The Redmond Residence is located on a wooded hillside property about 20 miles east of Seattle. The 3.5-acre site has a quiet beauty, with large stands of fir and cedar. The house is a delicate structure of wood, steel, and glass perched on a stone plinth of Montana ledgestone. The stone plinth varies in height […]


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Chevalier Morales Architectes
Houle-Thibault Residence


Built on a mountainside with incredible views of Mont Tremblant, the Thibault residence questions the obvious nostalgia of traditional architecture imbedded within most of the large residential developments built in natural areas and intended for tourists or for secondary residences for city dwellers. Following the client’s initial request to have a «timber frame house», we […]


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100 Planos Arquitectura L.da
Jorge Guedes’s house


Located on top of a valley, Jorge Guedes’s house, appears as a large window that covers the landscape. The building rises to the principles of aggregation volumetric patents in vernacular architecture of the region. We draw an organic whole, composed of three bodies, which extends to the ground, searching each of the volumes the best […]


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Era Arquitectos
Pontoporia House


This house designed by Architect Ezequiel Rivarola in collaboration with Clorindo Testa is located next to a cliff in a very peculiar spot in the Argentinean coast. The starting point of the complete project, of which only the first stage has been constructed, is the relation between two cubical solids proposed by Testa. The house […]


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OFIS arhitekti
Backbone village houses


Ljubljana is surrounded by numerous dense rural formations of different scales. Together by branching with main urban core are forming the city. As the city is expanding from the inner side outwards the urban and rural formations are slowly dissolving together. With uncontrolled urban growth historical rural typologies are slowly loosing its patterns, character and […]


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Zecc Architecten
Residential Church XL


Context – In the Netherlands there are hundreds of empty churches. Since 1970 more than 1000 churches are closed by church communities. More than 1/3 was demolished and half of the Catholic churches were thrown down. The coming years another 1000 churches will lose their original function. Fewer people go to church and the costs […]


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Belsize Architects
Hanover Terrace


This Nash terraced house is a Grade I listed building in Regent’s Park with the Crown Estate as freeholder. The brief required complete refurbishment to adapt the historic building to a modern lifestyle. The Client’s specific requirement was for the creation of an environment where the family could live a full, but informal life. They […]


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Altius Architecture Inc.
Beaver Lake Cottage


This design is the unique result of our typically close collaboration with our clients. The clients had been living in Japan for several years and brought that cultural influence to the project. The result is a clean, contemporary design that pays as much attention to the beautiful wooded lot as it does the lake. The […]


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Atelier Riri
Catch The View House


On the land of 216sqm the house was built with the main purpose to enjoy the view. But in respect of tropical climate and nature, ‘Catch The View’ House only use half of the land.  This notion gives more potential views of the house and enhances it with attraction of the garden around the house. […]


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ONG&ONG
31 Blair Road


31 Blair Road. A Contemporary renovation of an Art Deco style terrace house, results in an austere neutral living space. Concept – Continuity of spaces eliminate the boundary between inside and outside, in order to create multiple relationships between diverse activities that occur in a residential realm. Austere and Minimalistic with a constant analogy to […]


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C+C04Studio
Condominio P


Condominio P is a residential building, built in an area undergoing profound urban change where the buildings built between the 1930s and the 1950s were replaced with poor-quality buildings over the last 20 years. The design idea for the new condominio P building derives from the synthesis of architectonic rigor and the desire for detachment […]


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Jorge Mealha Arquitecto
House in Tróia


For the surrounding ground, a Set of virtually blank solids perform a dialectically tensioned play, searching, through scale and accentuation on the surfaces edges outlines, the emphasis on the light/shadow interplay, proposing an ever changing reading throughout the day. The outline and voiding of the mass proposes an articulation of solids and wall surrounded patios, […]


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Feldman Architecture
Ocho House


Located in a nature preserve in the Santa Lucia Mountains, the site of oak forests and steep meadows strongly impacted and inspired Feldman Architecture’s design for House Ocho. In order to reduce the impact of the home’s massing and to preserve site lines, the building settles into the ground and overhanging roofs are planted with […]


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