Norman Foster and Holcim Develop Modular Housing Unit for Displaced Communities

The collaboration between Norman Foster and Holcim in the development of the Essential Homes Project represents a significant stride towards addressing the urgent need for sustainable and efficient housing solutions for displaced communities. Unveiled at the 2023 Architecture Biennale ...

Hutch Design Transforms Concrete Pig Shed Into Rural Retreat Outside London

Hutch Design has masterfully transformed a once-utilitarian concrete pig shed into The Maker’s Barn, a captivating holiday home located on the outskirts of London. Embracing a palette of “natural and honest” materials, the 65-square-meter retreat seamlessly integrates ...

The Timber Craftsmanship On This Off-Grid Tiny Home Is Its Aesthetic USP

The craftsmanship displayed in the construction of the Vigia by Portugal-based Madeiguincho is a testament to the family’s exceptional skills in wood and timber craftsmanship. Founded by a family of carpenters, Madeiguincho has created a unique off-grid tiny home that not only ...

Tall Architects Wraps X-Shaped Alabama Cabin in Black Metal

Tall Architects has unveiled the Fowl River Cabin, a striking residence nestled along the Gulf of Mexico in Theodore, Alabama. The 2,100-square-foot dwelling features a unique design with two gabled forms arranged in an X-shape, creating an architectural spectacle. The positioning ...

Corten Steel & Glass Cabins Make Up a Wonderful Wellness Resort in Latvia

Open AD, a Latvian architecture studio, has masterfully designed the Ziedlejas Spa and Wellness resort in Sigulda, Latvia, blending the robust elegance of Corten steel and the transparency of glass cabins to create a captivating retreat. Nestled on a sloping site with picturesque ...

Green Terraces Inspired by the Way Mushrooms Grow on Trees Appear on New Brazilian Building

Urupê Tower, an architectural marvel conceived by Victor B. Ortiz Architecture, is poised to redefine São Paulo’s skyline with its innovative design inspired by the organic beauty of nature. Taking cues from the intricate way mushrooms grow on trees, the tower boasts lush ...

A Couple Bought a Crumbling 700-Year-Old Medieval Farmstead and Turned it Into a Fairytale Retreat

Nicki and John Beavan’s journey to transform a crumbling 700-year-old medieval farmstead into a fairytale retreat in Worcestershire, England, is a testament to their vision and dedication. In 1999, while searching for a home that could accommodate Nicki’s furniture design ...

Tiny Home Concept Will Have You Living in a Futuristic Capsule House

As the global population continues to grow and available living space becomes increasingly scarce, the concept of tiny homes has gained popularity as an innovative solution. While many tiny homes are traditionally constructed using wood, repurposed trailers, or aluminum vans due to ...

Archiloop Converts 12th-Century Italian Monastery into Hotel Vocabolo Moscatelli

Archiloop has transformed the 12th-century Italian monastery, Vocabolo Moscatelli, into a charming boutique hotel in the scenic Umbria region. The restoration project, led by architect Jacopo Venerosi Pesciolini, aimed to preserve the site’s “rustic simplicity,” ...
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