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Architects: 3+1 architekti Location: Předlice, Czech Republic Area: 458 sqm Year: 2014 Photographs: Pavel Plánička Cooperation: Tereza Řeháková Plot Size: 6,066 m2 Enclosure: 3,900 m3 From the architect. The building of the former stables is part of the farming complex founded around 1870. Size and location of the building is the key to the layout of the whole farm. Along with similarly large barn on the southern edge of the property it defines large yard area and establishes the compl




Architects: Valerio Dewalt Train Associates Location: Chicago, IL, USA Architects Personnel: Joseph Valerio, FAIA; David Jennerjahn, AIA; Louis Ray, AIA; Steve Droll, AIA; Brad Pausha, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Kurt Volkman, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Robert Webber, AIA, LEED AP BD+C; Kathryn Soven, LEED AP BD+C; Lauren Shelton, AIA, LEED AP Area: 53,839 sqft Year: 2014 Photographs: Steve Hall – Hedrich Blessing Project Manager: CR Daccord, Chicago, IL General Contractor: Lend Lease, Chicago, IL I




This 2400 square foot house in Weston, Connecticut was designed by Specht Harpman Architects, the geniuses behind the incredibly loved Manhattan Micro Loft. Nestled into a valley near Saugatuck River, the Weston Residence blends right into the surrounding natural environment. The house has a way of fitting right into the land it sits on, blurring the division of structure and environment. The flat rooftops are covered with year-round plants, giving the home a fifth facade not often




This modern block building inspiration design by Sako Architects will allows us to enjoy new design in a building design. Actually, the entire appearance of this house was look like a staircase, but the abstract decoration from every single side will make us have to think twice to call this building. The entire side of this building that design in square shape was completed with the screen that shows several products and advertisement from brand or product names. We can see from the outdoor wal




Architects: Ecker Architekten Location: Buchen, Germany Area: 160 sqm Year: 2014 Photographs: Brigida González Structural Engineer: Ingenieurbüro Kist und Theilig, Mosbach Client: Wohnen und Pflege im Sonnengarten, Haus Buchen – Sun Garden Foundation From the architect. The setting of the building is a sloped site, bordered on one side by a road leading to a barn and a garden waste depository. The opposite side fronts the cutting and kitchen gardens, a much-loved feature of the ‘




Architects: Babin+Renaud Location: Le Mans, France Area: 28,198 sqm Year: 2014 Photographs: Cécile Septet Associate Architects: Oab Technical Research For Fluides And Structure: Grontmij Sechaud Bossuyt Technical Research For Walls: Vs-A Economics: Tohier Acoustics: Ase International Staging: Daniel Darbois Staging Workshop: Pascal Payeur Landscape Architect: Michel Desvigne Lighting Design: Light Cibles Multiplex Arrangement And Signing: Ora Ïto Client: Le Mans Cost: €75.40m From the




We’ve seen the magic that architect Andreas Wenning of German firm baumraum can make amongst the trees, and this particular treehouse finds itself wrapped around a large oak tree. The treehouse is situated 11 meters off the ground and offers a cozy retreat to sleep and relax when the homeowner’s want to get away. It’s placed behind a residence and it’s accessed through the garage on the property. Peep the small window/door on the roof of the garage? A steel s




Located in Cyrus, this modern concrete house construction will give us new inspiration in built a home that not only for a place to stay but also as a place for gathering with our family. This unusual house design was inspired from ancient generation that uses stone to build their house. The natural color application from this house design will be more attractive since this house was built in the side of the road. Going inside to this concrete house we will see the open plan interior decor idea




The much anticipated Time Space Existence collateral event at Palazzo Bembo and Palazzo Mora for the 2014 Venice Architecture Biennale brought together a diverse group of 100 architects from six continents in an “extraordinary combination.” Summoned by the Dutch non-profit Global Arts Affairs Foundation, the exhibitions the architects were asked to produce documents current developments and thoughts in architecture, highlighting fundamental questions by discussing the philosophica




Architects: Tzannes Associates Location: Woollahra NSW, Australia Year: 2009 Photographs: Murray Fredericks From the architect. The site is located on a busy intersection in a heritage conservation area of Woollahra. The brief was to add a 2 bedroom residence with an entrance separate from the existing showroom. Special considerations included the requirements to minimise noise from Ocean Street and maintain visual privacy within their home. The architectural response was to minimi




Nico Marques was raised in Portugal but found himself in Los Angeles to study at SciARC, where he received his Master’s Degree in architecture. After spending years working at various architectural firms in LA doing residential design, he began coordinating photo shoots for the firm. After one unsupervised shoot didn’t work out, Marques was sent on his own to shoot the project himself, and the rest, as they say, is history. With that, he set up his Nico Marques / Photekt b




Re-Creation is a two-part installation based on a concept by Anssi Lassila. One part of the installation was constructed by a Finnish master carpenter and his team, and the other by a Chinese team. Together the two parts of the installation strike up a subtle and complex dialogue between the architects and local builders. Presented by the pavilion designed by Alvar Aalto in 1956, the installation “takes a stand on our relationship with the modern legacy and its tradition of internationa



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