… Hebil 157 is a complex of five villas, located nearby Hebil Bay in Turkey. The architecture of these five villas reminds of the crystallized lava flows of the legendary Volcano Kos. The terrain was a little bit rough but that was actually part of the original plan, because, in order to obtain the cascading lava flows effect, the architects had
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Liebel Architekten BDA… designed this wonderful serene house in Affalterwang, Aelen, Germany. The house spread over two levels, the garden ground floor level and the first floor, where all the compartmented rooms receive sun from the south. A small courtyard surrounds the house and a small-sized mound covers the front of it. The mound is one of the elements that
If you miss wintertime or if you simply dream of a “chilled” atmosphere, somewhere nearby the mountains, this post is for you. Meet Haus Walde, a gorgeous new structure built by Gogl Architekten…, located in Kitzbühel, Austria. The clients requested a contemporary open plan living space with panoramic views over the Alps. It was not an easy task for
Overlooking the wonderful blue waters, the Coco Privé resort, located on a private island in Maldives (the Kuda Hithi Island) is the paradise itself. The Kuda Hithi Island Coco Privé is a project developed by the award-winning architect, Guz Wilkinson…. Relax your body, mind and soul and explore the boundaries of a place that offers you once-in-a-lifetime-adventures. A
Santiago Chile announced they’re going to become a “smart city” in 2013. Santiago is just one example of a growing number of areas around the globe preparing and modernizing for the future, in fact demographers have long predicted the mass urbanization of metropolitan areas across the world. According to the United Nations…, by the year 2050, 80% of the
… Villa Piedad is a wonderful living space decorated by the designer Marta Badiola, who had the courage to purchase a home in one of the most expensive cities of Spain, San Sebastián, and decorate it. The house was originally a two-family house from 1950. In time, the building suffered some transformations. Marta Badiola bought one half of the under-roof space
… The bright and beautiful Scandinavian design strikes again: this time we’re presenting a small apartment in Masthugget, one of the top elite historical neighbourhoods in the lovely city of Gothenburg, Sweden. Despite its central location, the neighbourhood is relaxed and calm, offering a unique tranquil living experience. Wandering on the streets of Masthugget can be a wonderful experience, especially for
Sien Studio… has finally unveiled its latest work, the 2R avant-garde armchair at the 52nd edition of Milan’s Furniture Fair. A full expression of minimalist, 2R exhales sophistication and elegance, due to its simple, yet graceful design. The 2R armchair can compliment the interior of a breezy living room, changing the entire ambience. Its “raw” shape, a playful geometry crafted
Reflecting a tranquil lifestyle, this curvaceous mansion in Melbourne, called The Hill House is the work of Rachcoff Velle Architecture…. The architects envisioned a living space that perfectly reflects the salty and breezy seaside environment. The clients wanted something stylish and comfortable, a house with panoramic views, suggesting that the beach is only a few steps away. Located on
Polymur Architecture… have recently completed the development of a highly modern residence, situated in a rural agricultural village of Gangneung. The project is described as a modern interpretation of a traditional Korean villa with linear volumes to maximize the contact with external spaces. Its name- Living Knot- suggests the junction of the two main volumes, emphasized by the use of
Always good to have a perspective on things! Photographer and former Berkeley architecture student Jeffrey Milstein …illustrates this in his numerous artworks with a predominant aviation theme. His recent exhibition featured intriguing photography of flying commercial aircrafts captured from beneath. This new series stays true to the theme, yet captures striking aerial images of famous airports, such as Newark Liberty
The Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Sciences was designed by the professional architectural studio, Perkins+Will…, in New York. Its remarkable new and sustainable design is daring and intriguing. This new avant-garde concept, characterised by an irregular folded-like structure, all wrapped in copper, aims to mark a new “Front Door” for the School of Engineering. The building is envisioned
Secluded in a charming forest landscape in Michigan USA, Glen Lake Tower is an unusual residential retreat developed by the creative team at Balance Associates…. The aim of the project was to design “a sustainable retreat that reflects the timeless beauty and simple comforts of the area“. Natural light and views of Glen Lake and Lake Michigan beyond were
Creating a deliberate contrast in form and color with the surrounding neighborhood buildings, the Hewlett Street House envisioned by MPR Design Group… draws attention instantly. Located in Bronte Beach, Australia, the original family house is said to explore the notion of prospect and refuge: “The prospect were the constantly changing beach and coast views to the south of the site.
… Moving into a new house usually takes some time to adjust. But with a minimum amount of effort, the transition from one comfort zone to the next can be smooth and pleasant. Today’s post will present some decorating tips and tricks that should convert your new home into an oasis of relaxation for both you and your guests. You will