Urban Design

Frank Gehry’s Sydney Business School

The 85-year-old architect Frank Gehry, who is based in Los Angeles, has completed his first building in Australia – the Dr Chau Chak Wing building at Sydney’s University of Technology, set to open in early 2015. He designed the building to provide teachi...

Glow-in-the-dark Bike Path Inspired by Van Gogh

Dutch designer Daan Roosegaarde‘s cycle path, illuminated with patterns based on Vincent van Gogh’s painting The Starry Night, officially opened in Nuenen, Netherlands yesterday. The swirling patterns used on the kilometer-long Van Gogh cycle route throu...

The Brick House by iSTUDIO Architecture

iSTUDIO Architecture have designed the Brick House, a farmhouse located in the rural settlements near Mumbai, India. “The Brick House, situated amidst rural settlements in Wada, near Mumbai,India, is a 2500 sq.ft. farmhouse set within hills and farms. The impac...

LoftCube Installed On Hotel Daniel’s Rooftop

Studio Aisslinger have announced the opening of their LoftCube rooftop installation, located on top of Hotel Daniel in Graz, Austria. “Based on the new urban concept to establish rooftop living on high-rised buildings around the world, has now been installed on...

Football Stadium Arena Borisov by OFIS

OFIS have designed a football stadium in Borisov, Belarus. “The concept takes into account the natural advantages of the location and the existing interventions within the terrain, while maintaining as many of the existing trees on site as possible. Besides 13...

CIPEA House #4 by AZL Architects

AZL Architects created ‘House #4′ for CIPEA, an exhibition of architecture in China. The task was, to design a house with at least five bedrooms, public spaces, and hospitality accommodations on 500 square meters. The architects stacked four cubic floor...

Floating Sauna Houseboat Saunalautta

Saunalautta is a floating sauna houseboat that is now available for rent in Finland. Built out of recycled wood, the raft features a bedroom with four bunks, and a hot steamy sauna on the lower level, on the top level you’ll find a rooftop observation deck, a ...

The Moebius House by Tony Owen Partners

Tony Owen Partners designed the Moebius House in Sydney, Australia. “This family house faces onto views of the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge. The house explores the maximisation of light, space, ventilation and views on a tight sight. We are exploring a...

White Pod Eco Luxury Hotel in Swiss Alps

A high-tech eco camp situated over 1700 meter high in the Swiss Alps in the village of Les Cerniers, White Pod Resort creates little igloo village and can house only 30 guests but it offers the ultimate in-luxury and adventure. The architectural fascinating high-tech...

Villa Moerkensheide by Dieter De Vos Architecten

Villa Moerkensheide was designed and built by Dieter De Vos Architecten in De Pinte, Belgium. It’s a very spacious residence with a total living space of 306 square meters but the most interesting thing about it is the way it was organized. The house was built ...

Kežmarské Hut in Slovakian Mountains

For an international competition aimed at the design of a lodge located in the High Tatra mountains of Slovakia, Atelier 8000 has proposed a cube volume rotated onto one of its corners. Known as “Kežmarské Hut”, the structure is intended to be a sustain...

Bivacco Luca Vuerich by Giovanni Pesamosca

Italian architect Giovanni Pesamosca has created unusually-sited cabin at the crest of Foronon Buinz in the Julian Alps. The prefab modular wood structure, named in memory of the deceased climber Luka Vuerich, contains nine beds and is situated 2531 meters above sea ...

ZAC du Coteau by ECDM Architects

ECDM have completed the ZAC du Coteau housing complex in the suburbs of Paris, France. The two buildings feature undulating balconies that provide abundant outdoor space for the residents. Take a loot at this elegant and unusual design. ...

Le Nichoir by Matali Crasset

Le Nichoir (The Bird nest) could be called an experimental project realized through an experimental method. Industrial designer Matali Crasset has created feral-type shelters in collaboration with inhabitants and volunteers of Le Vent des Forêts in Fresnes-au-Mont ,...

Star Wars House in Korea

Designed by the team at Korean architecture firm Moon Hoon, this Star Wars inspired dwelling is the beginning of a trend in Korea. This trend sees residents moving away from small apartments in the city, and into larger, detached homes in less densely populated area...

Extravagant Villas by Vasily Klyukin

Vasily Klyukin is a telented architector from Moscow, Russia. With his latest visualizations of elaborate architecture, Vasily “What if the main star at your party is not a celebrity, not even the host of the party, but the villa in which the party is held?...

Super Skinny Residence AIR-Madalena for São Paulo

The IV Department – formed by the four Triptyque partners; Carolina Bueno, Gregory Bousquet, Guillaume Sibaud and Olivier Raffaelli – has unveiled “AIR-madalena”, a distinctively narrow building to be constructed in the Brazilian city of São ...

The Villa Nefkens by Mecanoo Architects

Mecanoo Architects designed the Villa Nefkens in Wageningen, The Netherlands. “Villa Nefkens is beautifully situated in Wageningen where the border of the Veluwe and the Gelderse Vallei and the Rhine River meet one another. The Nefkens family found this extraor...

3D Printed Concrete Castle

Following two years of research and development into the capabilities of technology on an architectural scale, Minnesota-based engineer Andrey Rudenko has completed a 3D printed concrete castle, life-sized and capable of habitation. The walls of the small fortress, a...

Stunning Murals by DALeast

Chinese muralist DALeast has its own style and it’s impossible to mistake any his art work as belonging to any other artist. His signature style involves a delicate interplay of unraveling ribbon-like lines that form his animalistic and human forms. The tigers,...

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