Posts in: Architecture

Masseria Moroseta Summer Shelter in Ostuni, Italy

Codreanu Andreea / January 26, 2017

Architect Andrew Trotter is the creator of the following architectural masterpiece, entitled “Masseria Moroseta‘ , a shelter offering the perfect mixture between modern living conditions and a pure, simple, traditional and regionally integrated layout, with the usage of natural materials and local techniques. “The building represents both rural simplicity and modern minimalism, fitting perfectly into the surrounding landscape.”Read more

Botanical Garden Transformed Into a Museum – “Waterscape/Memory of Spring”

Anton Giuroiu / January 24, 2017

Japanese architecture practice Moriyuki Ochiai Architects has recently converted a botanical garden in Hakone into a museum’s multi-purpose space, the spectacular project has been entitled “Waterscape/Memory of Spring“. A rich environment embellishes the space that neighbors Lake Ashi and Mount Hakone, it is a humid area in which moisture can accumulate around the plant roots thus filling a naturalRead more

House 33.2 Designed by Grafika in Sidney

Anton Giuroiu / January 24, 2017

Grafika designed something entitled ‘House 33.2’, a splendid project located in the typical suburban setting, around 20 kilometers South West of the central business district in Sidney. The home is an addition to an existing residential dwelling at the client`s demand. In the new building a courtyard has been envisioned in the attempt to bring theRead more

Small Cantilevered Home Enjoys Expansive Views Over the Lake in Quebec

Anton Giuroiu / January 24, 2017

Nestled in the forest, nearby water in a very peaceful setting in Val-des-Monts, Quebec, Canada, the holiday retreat that follows has been built on a cliff edge, a small home cantilevered towards expansive views. It has been designed by Christopher Simmonds, the architecture practice lead by the artist further describes the home: “is gently embedded in theRead more

Blanche Chalet Nestled in Nature by ACDF Architecture

Anton Giuroiu / January 23, 2017

Entitled Blanche Chalet and designed by ACDF Architecture the establishment that follows summons its name from the spirit of vernacular homes in the region in which it resides, La Malbaie’s area of the “Terrasses Cap à l’Aigle” in Canada. The establishment uses a simple geometry and natural materials to sculpt a modern volume meant to experience the enchanting sunsets of apRead more

Modern Sleek Home in Suffolk by Norm Architects

Anton Giuroiu / January 23, 2017

Norm Architects envisioned the home entitled Reydon Grove Farm, a splendid farmhouse in contemporary clothes at the edge of farm in Suffolk, United Kingdom. A long single story layout has been embraced to match the size and scale of pre-existing barn and dairies located on the farm site. The layout is unobtrusive, it emphasizes the natural surroundingsRead more

Finding Inspiration In A Nature Surrounded Studio

Codreanu Andreea / January 22, 2017

FLOAT Architectural Research and Design has conceived the following small wooden structure located next to the Marys River in Oregon as a writing studio for a philosophy professor. The key elements followed in the design were concerning the possibility of making the studio completely off grid whilst preserving the natural integrity of the location and site. The materials used hadRead more

Reconfigured Home With An Airy Fresh Interior Design

Codreanu Andreea / January 22, 2017

When you think of Spain, vibrant hues come to mind and cozy spaces. Yet the following design features light, open plans and contemporary designs.05 AM Arquitectura redesigned a single family home in order to adapt it to the contemporary needs of the inhabitants. “The original house had a classical distribution of spaces, separated according to theirRead more

Floating Into An Ecofriendly Design

Codreanu Andreea / January 22, 2017

A floating human habitat has been envisioned as an experiment between architecture group EKA Sisearhitektuur and the Estonian Academy of Arts Interior Architecture Department, which brought together students from Estonia, Iceland, Denmark, Latvia, and Lithuania.The Veetee (“Water Way”) was designed as a response to a flooding problem in Estonia when every year the water levels rise up to several metersRead more

Converting Historical Architecture In Berlin

Codreanu Andreea / January 22, 2017

When it comes to Historical architecture, the rules are quite strict and difficult to work with. Asdfg Architekten have found a method of integrating the history and architectural beauty of the 170 year old structure with a contemporary family home. In the restoration the entire light stone facade has been brought to life from a drawing fromRead more

Prairie Style Architecture Conjured in Canada

Codreanu Andreea / January 22, 2017

Open Form Architecture has conceived the following Prairie Style Architecture home in Montreal, Canada with the intent of preserving architectural details whilst transforming the interior design into a contemporary space, up to date yet still connected to its roots.The Du Tour Residence attacks the prairie architecture style through the usage of wood and exposed brick, all composedRead more