Modern apartment in Barcelona

Modern apartment in Barcelona

Located in Barcelona, Spain, this two-bedroom apartment was completely redesigned in 2017 by Pepe Gascón Arquitectura. Refurbishment of a two bedrooms apartment, located in the neighborhood of Gràcia, Barcelona. The flat is illuminated through its two facades (street and inner… Continue Reading

Winery converted into a family home

Winery converted into a family home

Lisbon-based practice Extrastudio has converted a winery in southern Portugal into a family home by covering its walls with red-pigmented mortar, introducing light wells and adding a black-bottomed swimming pool. The former winery was built by the client’s grandparents in… Continue Reading

Wikkelhouse: cardboard home

Wikkelhouse cardboard home

Fiction Factory, once a theater scenery company, has expanded its design and construction initiative to include a small-scale home, the Wikkelhouse. The design utilizes high strength cardboard as a main element of the structure. During the production process, the house-shaped… Continue Reading

Cozy Brazilian home

Cozy Brazilian home

It is amazing how the decor is able to completely transform a space. Before becoming the home of sales manager Julia Amado and engineer Adriano Bottas, this loft-like property in the charming Louveira Building in Higienópolis was occupied by a… Continue Reading

LEED Platinum residence

LEED Platinum residence

This LEED Platinum residence was designed for an artist by Andrew Mann Architecture in collaboration with Sherry Williamson Design, located in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. The project included a complete interior and exterior renovation, inspired by the simplicity… Continue Reading

Apartment for a DJ in Moscow

Apartment for a DJ in Moscow

Moscow-based architectural practice Oleg Klodt Architectural Bureau has created new interiors for an apartment in an historic Moscow building dating back to the turn of the twentieth century. The new interior design is eclectic, a synthesis of contemporary American loft… Continue Reading

Joshua Tree Residence

Joshua Tree Residence

An office comprising a cluster of angled shipping containers, proposed for a site in Germany by James Whitaker but never realised, is now being built as a home in the California desert. Photo-realistic renderings of the proposed home by the… Continue Reading

Mexico Residence

Mexico Residence

Mexico Residence is an elegant home located in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Designed by Olson Kundig Architects, it was completed in 2010. “Set on a sandy beach in Mexico, this seasonal vacation home allows its owner to entertain large numbers… Continue Reading

Concrete houses in Lisbon

Concrete houses in Lisbon

The narrow five-storey building with a small rear courtyard is typical of the urban fabric in this neighbourhood, where compact streets overlook the Tagus river and Lisbon’s old town. Located on a sloping cobbled street, the building has been modernised… Continue Reading