Image courtesy of arqbauraum

A House for Pink Floyd by arqbauraum, 2013 The following text and images are courtesy of Susana dos Santos, José Pedro Azevedo and Nuno Cabanal (arqbauraum) for  their entry in the ICARCH Competition "A House for Pink Floyd." [caption id="attachment_6678" align="alignnone" width="509" ...Read More

Photograph by Jan Bitter, courtesy of WAA

V' House in Maastricht, Netherlands, by Wiel Arets Architects, 2013 The following text and images are courtesy of Wiel Arets Architects (WAA). [caption id="attachment_6658" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="Photograph by Jan Bitter, courtesy of WAA"][/caption] V’ House was constructed for a couple that collects vintage ...Read More

Photo by João Morgado, courtesy of Tiago do Vale Architects

Three Cusps Chalet in Sé de Braga, Portugal, by Tiago do Vale Architects, 2013 The following text and images are courtesy Tiago do Vale Architects. [caption id="attachment_6638" align="alignnone" width="509" caption="Photo by João Morgado, courtesy of Tiago do Vale Architects"][/caption] HISTORICAL CONTEXT In the second ...Read More

Photo: Cristobal Palma, courtesy of Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti

Clifftop House in Maui, Hawaii, by Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti, 2011 The following text and images are courtesy of Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti. [caption id="attachment_6582" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="Photo: Cristobal Palma, courtesy of Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti"][/caption] Maui's south coast is gentle and works for indulging all-inclusive ...Read More

Photograph courtesy of Squire and Partners

Leaf Facade in London, England, by Squire and Partners, 2013 [caption id="attachment_6518" align="alignnone" width="510" caption="Photograph courtesy of Squire and Partners"][/caption] Architectural inspiration can be found just about anywhere nowadays—forms and structures can echo those of animals; buildings can become landforms through the ...Read More

All photographs courtesy of Autotroph Design

Modern Ruin in Sante Fe, New Mexico, by Autotroph Design, 2012 [caption id="attachment_6435" align="alignnone" width="508" caption="Photographs by Alexander Dzurec and Kate Russell are courtesy of Autotroph Design"][/caption] "Modern Ruin" is an apt name for this house and studio in Agua Fria Traditional ...Read More

Photo: Primabeeld

Villa Nieuw Oosteinde in Aalsmeer, Netherlands, by Engel Architecten, 2012. Nieuw Oosteinde (New East End) is a new neighborhood in Aalsmeer, a town fairly close to Amsterdam. A quick glance at the website for the area reveals a mix of primarily ...Read More

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Slip House in London, UK by Carl Turner Architects, 2012. Occupying one of four plots forming a gap in a typical Brixton terrace, Slip House constitutes a new prototype for adaptable terraced housing. Three simple ‘slipped’ orthogonal box forms break up ...Read More

Photograph by Candice Lake

Archway Studios in London, UK by Undercurrent Architects, 2012. According to Undercurrent Architects, over 10,000 arches comprise the Victorian railway infrastructure that cuts up the city of London. Their design of the aptly named Archway Studios—a live-work space—positions the building under ...Read More

Photo: Jeremy San / Studio SKLIM

Hansha Reflection House in Nagoya, Japan by Studio SKLIM, 2011. When I visited Tokyo, Japan some years back, in addition to the numerous Tadao Ando-designed buildings and structures by other architects of note, I really wanted to go see Klein Dytham's ...Read More