Posts in: Architecture

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

Gorgeous Home in Extremadura by ÁBATON

Codreanu Andreea / February 21, 2017

Completed i the year of 2010 by ÁBATON, the following home in Extramadura is positioned in the province of Cáceres and represents the conversion of a stable into a family home. The process of integrating the structure with the natural surrounding environment has been considered crucial by the architects. After taking into account all the options availableRead more

Cape Tribulation House in Australian Rainforest

Codreanu Andreea / February 16, 2017

An off the grid retreat has been built in the Daintree Rainforest in Queensland, Australia. Designed by M3 Architecture, the architectural piece connects the natural with the antropic and creates a bridge between the two. “The exterior of the house is camouflaged with black plastic cladding and mirrored glass, allowing it to recede into the shadowRead more

700-Year-Old Cave Morphed Into Intimate Hideout

Codreanu Andreea / February 16, 2017

The constant work with the landscape humanity struggles with dwells in the primary necessity we have to find and secure ourselves shelter. The cave with its primordial form and natural formation has represented the ideal medium to host life. Nowadays, after having subdued the natural we find the beauty in its pureness and we re-seekRead more