Posts tagged as: house

Living Unit – A Modular Home Designed For Different Terrains By OFIS Arhitekti

Fidan Jovanov / September 14, 2017

The Slovenian architecture studio OFIS Arhitekti have designed a modular home called the Living Unit that is suited for different terrains and climates. It is a rather small dwelling boasting 322 square feet of space but it doesn’t cut back on anything essential. It offers just enough accommodation with its kitchen, bathroom and bedroom. But the best part aboutRead more

Wooden Beauty – Fjällhus Residence by PS Arkitektur

Fidan Jovanov / September 7, 2017

Fjällhus Residence is a modern reinterpretation of the traditional barn design of Sweden’s Härjedalen region by PS Arkitektur. The original design dates back to 2005 when architect Peter Sahlin envisioned one as a vacation retreat for his own family. From then on, it comes as prefab wooden units for clients who live in urban areas andRead more

DD16 – The Floating Cabin By BIO-architects That Can Withstand Russia’s Harsh Winters

Fidan Jovanov / September 3, 2017

BIO-architects are a Russian architectural studio that has gotten quite the attention recently for their DD16 House project. Namely, this is their latest modern modular cabin but it is unlike any other modular cabin. The feature that separates this cabin from the rest is that it actually floats on water. It was prefabricated off-site and then taken upRead more

Gabled Volumes Of House M By SoNo Arhitekti in Slovenia

Fidan Jovanov / August 31, 2017

Slovenia is a country with beautiful landscapes and it would only make sense that the people there want to make the most of it. SoNo Arhitekti have designed a modern family home clad in black timber paneling and a gabled roof on top. The House M is a rather large residence that consists of three elongated volumes. WithinRead more

Atelier FCJZ Designs A Reverse Vertical Glass House With An Accent On Privacy

Fidan Jovanov / August 27, 2017

Atelier FCJZ have designed the Vertical Glass House as their entry for the annual Shinkenchiku Residential Design Competition. It is located in Shangai, China and it is now used as a guest house for visiting architects and artists. The Vertical Glass House’s structure consists of a concrete cast with rough timber exterior. The interior uses smooth wood andRead more

Peaceful Retreat in the Forest – Loop Residence

Fidan Jovanov / July 21, 2017

Balance Associates Architects have designed and built an airy cabin in Washington State with an immense challenge upfront : not to impact the environment at all as it is located on a former campground. In order to achieve this feat of strength they decided to lift the cabin off the ground and stack it onRead more

The Expression of an Extension – vB4 by dmvA in Belgium

Fidan Jovanov / July 14, 2017

Architects from the Belgian architecture firm dmvA located in Mechelen, have designed and completed Extension vB4 – an addition to an already existing A-frame house. The home is located within the countryside of Brecht in Belgium, in a municipality with strict building regulations and therefore taking these regulations into account, the architects were able to transform the oldRead more

A-Frame House by BaksvanWengerden Architecten – SH House

Fidan Jovanov / July 14, 2017

BaksvanWengerden, a Dutch studio based in Amsterdam have designed the SH House in a village between Haarlem and the North Sea Coast in the Dutch province of North Holland. The house was originally constructed in 1932 as an A-frame home with a masonry exterior. The enlargement intervention by the architects has basically topped the exterior withRead more