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7.2

The FORUM Associative / Manuelle Gautrand Architecture

The Forum Associative designed by Manuelle Gautrand Architecture replaces an old “Palais des fêtes”, Located in Saint-Louis (Alsace, France) in the “Three Borders” region and in the inner suburb of Basel, the “Forum” dedicated to replace the old “Palais des fêtes” of the town, is a cultural facility designed to host associative, sporting and cultural events...... Read More...
7.5

Washington Square Park House / BKSK Architects

The new 3,100 square foot Washington Square Park Park House, designed by BKSK Architects, is a deceptively modest building nestled in one of New York’s most vibrant public spaces. It houses substantial program: public restrooms, offices, storage, and unique mechanical spaces, most notably the pumps that operate the park’s historic display fountain...... Read More...

Khorsand Office Block / Arsh Design Group

City of Tehran is an absurd constructed landscape. Here, the conventional typology for achieving high density which is that of towers, is replaced by a completely different spatial strategy whereas density is achieved through massive deployment...... Read More...
7.5

Städel Museum / Schneider + Schumacher

This spectacular extension of the Städel Museum in Frankfurt inserts huge new galleries for contemporary art beneath the 19th-century museum’s courtyard garden, lit by 195 large round windows embedded in the lawn. Local architects schneider+schumacher simply excavated the inner courtyard and covered it again with a slightly bulged grass roof that can be walked on and now defines the topography of the garden...... Read More...
7.3

Crystal Houses – CHANEL Amsterdam / MVRDV

The 630 m2 of retail and 220 m2 housing of Crystal Houses, designed by MVRDV and located on P.C. Hooftstraat 94 in Amsterdam is a flagship store with a replica façade made entirely out of glass. The structure of the glazed facade consists of UV bonded, solid glass bricks. Not only the bricks, but also the frames and even the panel door are made of glass. A self-bearing facade has never before been made with solid glass bricks...... Read More...
7.7

Oak Pass Main House / Walker Workshop

This 8,000-square-foot house in Beverly Hills, California, does not appear to be nearly as large as its size indicates. This stems from the fact architect Noah Walker and his design-build Walker Workshop placed two-thirds of the house below-grade, in order to protect trees on the site and reduce the scale of the house, all the while maintaining views of its surroundings...... Read More...
7.7

Two Hulls House / MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

Two Hulls House by MackKaty-Lyons Sweetapple Architects is a 3,360-square-foot structure raised on concrete piers. Its twin pavilions are cantilevered 32 feet out toward the sea.This project is situated in a glaciated, coastal landscape, with a cool maritime climate. The geomorphology of the site consists of granite bedrock and boulder till, creating pristine white sand beaches, and turquoise waters...... Read More...
6.5

Garrison Residence / Patrick Tighe Architecture

Garrison Residence by Patrick Tighe Architecture, The 3,500 sq. ft. home is located in Redondo Beach, one block from the Pacific Ocean. The simple massing is accentuated by articulated openings, situated and designed to frame views of the surrounding mountains and ocean. The geometry used to create the system of apertures continues throughout the interior. Surfaces of pattern and openings define zones of circulation and living spaces...... Read More...
8.2

Tree House Unit at Camp Graham / Weinstein Friedlein Architects

Tree House Unit at Camp Graham of Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines is a new tree house project at its resident camp on Kerr Lake in Vance County. In September 2012, as part of a multi-year property development plan, Girl Scouts – North Carolina selected a tree house unit concept and site plan developed by Weinstein Friedlein Architects...... Read More...
7.6

Dune House Terschelling / Marc Koehler architects

A home that fits in with the dune landscape on Terschelling island in The Netherlands. designed by Marc Koehler Architects, "The design is based on a walk through the dune landscape, where you alternately encounter closed and open spaces at different levels." He has translated that experience into a large open space, divided into a dozen split levels that spiral around the central fireplace. The roof and façade have been given the same wooden look that matches the color of the dunes. "Dune House is a wooden diamond"...... Read More...
7.7

Nakahouse / XTEN Architecture

Nakahouse is an abstract remodel of a 1960's hillside home located on a West facing ridge in the Hollywood Hills, just below the Hollywood sign. To the South and West are views of the Beechwood Canyon; to the East is a protected natural ravine, with a view of Griffith Park Observatory in the distance...... Read More...
7.5

Cella Bar / FCC Arquitectura + Paulo Lobo

The Cella Bar in Madalena, Portugal was designed by FCC Arquitectura, together with interior designer Paulo Lobo. The bar was built using the bones of an existing building that had been abandoned several years before. The architects renovated the building and expanded it, making it perfect to the creation of a bar...... Read More...
7.6

AnalogFolk HQ London / Design Haus Liberty

AnalogFolk Bridge is a 198 sqm. office extension by DH Liberty to the existing AnalogFolk HQ. Located in one of the most creative hubs in East London, Clerkenwell provides the perfect location for this expanding company. The AnalogFolk extension consisted of a new reception, open bar zone, large meeting room, and open work space...... Read More...

Nando’s – Westfield Stratford City / Harrison

Harrison related the design back to the scale of the building by including large features to compensate i.e. oversizing to the trumpet light fittings, increased servery length and floor finishes scales. The hazel ceiling feature was created to envelop the central areas and connect the space as a whole...... Read More...
7.7

Cultura Bookstore (Livraria Cultura) / Studio MK27

The interior of this São Paulo Cultura Bookstore (Livraria Cultura) by Studio MK27, the Bookstore provides a 21 st century retail experience with a large central area encased by books, allowing customers to read, chat and even watch a lecture or performance...... Read More...
6.4

Stadsmissionen School / Codesign

Architects Codesign have converted a Stockholm warehouse into a school with clusters of recycled-glass classrooms inside a former storage facility, filled with colourful chairs and carpets...... Read More...
7.6

Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa / Cazu Zegers Arquitectura

Tierra Patagonia Hotel & Spa was designed by Chilean architects-Cazu Zegers Arquitectura, is boutique hotels which feature architecture and design inspired by their surroundings, offer a warm atmosphere, personalized service and an "Adventure Spa" experience, where you can combine extraordinary adventures with ultimate relaxation and well-being. Inside, wood clad walls emanate warmth, safety and protection – a cozy hideaway after a day spent discovering the amazing Patagonian outdoors...... Read More...

Jicaro Island Ecolodge / Architect Matthew Falkiner

Nine private casitas comprise Nicaragua´s most upscale nature resort, located on a private island in Lake Nicaragua. A short boat ride from the colonial town of Granada, the lodge offers spectacular views of the Mombacho Volcano across the lake...... Read More...
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25hours Hotel Bikini Berlin / KEC Architekten + Studio Aisslinger

This boutique hotel brings the outside in. With interiors imagined by local designer Werner Aisslinger and architecture by Kec Architekten. The small high-rise, Kleines Hochhaus, formerly an administration building, was converted into the 25hours Hotel on commission by Bayerische Hausbau GmbH und Co. KG in 2013 and forms part of this heritage protected building ensemble. Reflections on the building as a historical monument were the focus of the reconstruction work spearheaded by Hild und K Architekten...... Read More...
7.9

Hotel CAEaCLAVELES / longo+roldán arquitectos

CAEaCLAVELES, a small and singular four stars hotel designed by the local architects longo+roldán. Set in a 8000 m2 lush gardens in “La Pereda”, 4 km away from the seaside, is the most suitable place to rest by the shadow of the redolent forests and quiet meadows, or to rediscover the North shore of Spain...... Read More...
5.5

Boxes / kompott

Boxes is a storage system by Danish designers Komplott, modular stackable storage system based on simple wooden boxes...... Read More...
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The Floyd Leg-Create a Table / Floyd Design

The Floyd Leg gives you the framework to take ownership of your furniture by allowing you to create a table from any flat surface. The Floyd Leg is a simple concept that rethinks the table leg by combining an age old device—the clamp—with a clean, minimal design allowing you to take any flat surface and create a table - best suited for medium and light uses...... Read More...
6.8

PLC collection / PearsonLloyd for Modus

PLC collection, A range of chairs available in either solid oak or in beech with a matt painted finish. The ply seat and back rest can be upholstered and a powder coated metal arm is also available. For projects, a wide range of colour combinations for both the chair and arms is possible and upholstery is available in a wide range of contract fabrics and leathers...... Read More...
6.8

Åhus chair / Outofstock for Blå Station

Åhus is a comfortable designed by Outofstock, compact easy chair with a balance between the modern and the timeless. Compatible with both contemporary and historical settings. Ahus has no redundant or unnecessary elements but is even so an easy chair with character. By integrating a functional side tables, it gives a sense of asymmetry...... Read More...
6.3

Nordic Nomad Chair / Bjarke Frederiksen

The chair of the design imagination knows no boundaries set. Up to the origins of humanity and its modern forms is Bjarke Frederiksen declined to to to (city) Nomads a chair to create that with just a few clicks of a backpack in a blanket in a chair and a bag for a few belongings transformed...... Read More...

Concrete lamp / Renate Vos

This suspended concrete lamp is a treat for any brutalist enthusiast. Designed by Renate Vos, the CONCRETE big is constructed primarily of concrete (a given, considering the name) with silicone rubber accents that create a layer of warmth within the minimalist shade...... Read More...

‘Reflective Flow’ World’s longest chandelier / Beau McClellan Design

Designed for the Al Hitmi office development in Doha, Qatar, Reflective Flow, is a unique sculpture by day and an ever-changing chandelier by night. Suspended from a glass atrium between two office complexes, it snakes between the structures. Created from more than 2,300 hand-ground optical crystals and 55,000 LED lights, it is both the largest interactive LED light sculpture in the world and the largest chandelier...... Read More...

JAR LAMP / Jan Lampei

Jar Lamp uses recycled jam jars with their lids in a refinedly designed and iconic way. Inspired by an orchid, based on simple repeated elements of massive oiled oak, the designer Jan Lampei has made a hanging lamp full of life and expression...... Read More...

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8.2

Hotel Pino Nature / Studio ZEC

Pino Nature Hotel by Studio ZEC, formerly Prvi Šumar, A unique blend of lifestyle, Bosnian originality, warmth, sportiness and recreation turn the Pino Nature Hotel into a special location in the mountain Trebevic at 1070 meters above sea level. The 24 rooms and suites radiate natural warmth and contemporary comfort with a unique view of the nature and Trebevic mountain...... Read More...
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Lynko – Freestanding Modular System / Natalia Geci

Argentinian architect and designer Natalia Geci presented the latest in her nomadic furniture collection, LYNKO - The Lynko System is a modular freestanding system designed to transform and created to fill the needs of a contemporary wayfaring lifestyle. Completely customisable, any amount of frames can be added on, alongside several accessories such as shelves, mirrors, hooks or storage pockets...... Read More...
7.2

Casa Modesta / PAr Plataforma de ARquitectura

Casa Modesta, an old family home with views over the spectacular Ria Formosa, which was thoughtfully reconceived by PAr Plataforma de ARquitectura. The house’s traditional architecture was reinterpreted in a modern way and recently turned into a small luxury hotel with nine individual suites. Built as a concept that respects traditional building styles and local materials while interpreting them through a contemporary lens, it has been busy since it opened...... Read More...
8.3

Arnhem Central – Transfer Hall / UNStudio

Arnhem Central - Transfer Hall, The project involves a complex geometrical, double-curved concrete shell roof design by UN Studio architects for a project in which many functions are combined, the Transfer hall being a merging point of passenger, commercial and social interchanges, a multi-use development integrating programme and flows of people and vehicles...... Read More...
7.2

Tintra Footbridge / Rintala Eggertsson Architects

In the spring of 2015 the the municipality of Voss, a municipality in western Norway, invited entrepreneurs and architects to participate in tenders for a pedestrian bridge over the river Vosso. The bridge was to replace a historic bridge, which had been taken by a flood in the river the previous year. The team of IKM Steel & Facade, SK Langeland and Rintala Eggertsson Architects...... Read More...
7.5

Cabin Knapphullet / Lund Hagem Arkitekter

Small cabin called Knapphullet (means buttonhole) by Norwegian studio Lund Hagem nestles against a cliff, and features a stepped concrete roof that doubles as a viewing platform and replaces two previously existing structures. The 30-square-metre retreat sits on a rocky site in Sandefjord on Norway's south-east coast. Designed as a summer residence for one of the Oslo studio's founding partners...... Read More...
7.3

Crystal Houses – CHANEL Amsterdam / MVRDV

The 630 m2 of retail and 220 m2 housing of Crystal Houses, designed by MVRDV and located on P.C. Hooftstraat 94 in Amsterdam is a flagship store with a replica façade made entirely out of glass. The structure of the glazed facade consists of UV bonded, solid glass bricks. Not only the bricks, but also the frames and even the panel door are made of glass. A self-bearing facade has never before been made with solid glass bricks...... Read More...
6.8

Hotel Hubertus / NOA – network of architecture

The spectacular wellness novelty at the Alpin Panorama Hotel Hubertus. No visible boundaries, only transparent glass and fresh mountain water. This is how is the new Skypool. With a width of 5 m, a length of 25 m and a depth of 1,30 m the over 17 m cantilevering pool can be seen as completely unique. The position of the pool, which floats 12 m above the ground, at its extreme edge, gives the swimmer the feeling of floating – weightlessly between heaven and earth...... Read More...
8.1

CHS Field / Snow Kreilich Architects

Snow Kreilich Architects as the leading design architect created a green space on what was one of the most contaminated sites in the Twin Cities. The CHS Field Ballpark is conceived first as a park and a public space, and then as a sports venue. The goal was to create the greenest ballpark in America. Which they accomplished by incorporating an aggressive storm water management system, installing a record-sized solar array and...... Read More...
7.1

Beyazıt State Library / Tabanlıoğlu Architects

Beyazıt State library building opened in 1884 as the country's first state library and underwent an extensive restoration in 2016 by Tabanlıoğlu Architects. The Library collection features over 1 million works, including books, periodicals, newspapers, rare works, maps, posters, and a money archive. The library offers reading rooms, language laboratories, rooms for the visually impaired, music and video rooms, and a conference room for cultural activities...... Read More...
8.2

Elbphilharmonie Hamburg / Herzog & de Meuron

The Elbphilharmonie is a concert hall in the HafenCity quarter of Hamburg, Germany, on the Grasbrook peninsula of the Elbe River. The new glassy construction resembles a hoisted sail, water wave or quartz crystal; it sits on top of an old warehouse building (Kaispeicher A, built 1963) near the historical Speicherstadt and is designed by architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron. It is the tallest inhabited building of Hamburg, with a final height of 108 metres (354 ft)...... Read More...
7.3

Michigan Lake House / Desai Chia Architecture

This 4,800 square foot home is perched on a woodland bluff overlooking Lake Michigan designed by Desai Chia Architecture, using “shou sugi ban” on the exteriors. Shou Sugi Ban is a traditional Japanese method of charring wood so it becomes rot resistant and bug resistant. They also reclaimed dying ash trees from the site and milled them down to be used as interior cabinetry,..... Read More...