ParkrArk

ParkrArk

Rotterdam-based architectural practice, BYTR architecten, has designed the ParkrArk project. Completed in 2013, the contemporary houseboat is located in Utrecht, The Netherlands. According to the architets: “The ParkArk of Hieke and Sietze is located next to a busy cycling route… Continue Reading

19th-century Lisbon apartment

19th-century Lisbon apartment

Fala Atelier has gutted a 19th-century Lisbon apartment, creating a continuous living area framed by a new semi-circular wall. A series of incremental interventions had left the 19th-century Chiado Apartment fragmented, compromising many of its original details, so Porto-based Fala… Continue Reading

Townhouse in Bangkok

Townhouse in Bangkok

A part of an 18-unit housing development designed by Baan Puripuri, this modern townhouse is situated in a lively area of Bangkok, Thailand. The three-story project blends its Thai roots with modernity to become spacious, light-filled residences with private gardens.… Continue Reading

1.8m house by YUUA architects

1.8m house by YUUA architects

Measuring at a width of 2.5 meters and a depth of 11 meters, this extremely narrow sized property is by Japanese firm YUUA architects. Despite the size restrictions, the compact ‘1.8m house’ in Tokyo has managed to reserve, arrange and… Continue Reading

1930s apartment in Lisbon updated

1930s apartment in Lisbon updated

Portuguese studio Aboim Inglez Arquitectos has updated a 1930s apartment in Lisbon with patterned parquet floors, grey marble surfaces, custom furniture and a new sun room. The architects stripped back the interiors of the long and narrow apartment on Rua… Continue Reading

Concrete house with glass walls

Concrete house with glass walls

This modern concrete house in Switzerland is by MLZD Architecture and it shows industrial and modern décor at its best. The concrete and the walls of glass are a nice juxtaposition in quality and functionality of materials. Glass walls connect… Continue Reading