Urban Design

Eagle View Suite of Iso Syöte Hotel in Finland

In a northern European National Park the Iso Syöte Hotel in Finland offer to theit guest a unique and luxurious hotel suite, called the Eagle View Suite. It is located on top of the south corner of the hotelwing. A hotel suite with a 360º degree full view, ...

Wooden Cabin Hidden Inside a Rock

Inspired by a novel written by Swiss writer Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz where the main character Antoine manages to survive seven weeks under the rocks after a rock fall in the Alps, Bureau A created the same-titled project ‘Antoine’ as a tribute to the alpi...

Traditional Slovenian Compact House

Designed by Dekleva Gregorič Arhitekti this simple-looking house is located in Slovenia and represents a modern take on a traditional cottage. Compact and designed as a monolithic structure it features concrete walls inlaid with stone. Small and compact houses are pop...

Dune House by William Morgan

Back in 1964, Hurricane Dora created a dune on a piece of property in Florida. It couldn’t have picked a better place as the property was owned by a very creative architect by the name of William Morgan. But it was a decade later that he decided to take advant...

Wohnhaus Rebberg Dielsdorf by L3P Architekten

L3P Architekten have designed a new house in a small steep lot in Dielsdorf, Zurich. “After the removal of border limit clearances only 5 m x 9 m are left over in this small steep lot at the vineyard at Dielsdorf. With a maximum of 83 m2 above-ground level livi...

Luxury Ski Chalet Mont Blanc in France

Chalet Mont Blanc is a stunning chalet located in Megève, France. The spacious Chalet Mont Blanc features everything you could possibly wish for from a luxurious mountain retreat. There are four double suites in the master chalet and two double bedrooms in the...

The Mirror Houses by Peter Pichler Architecture

The Mirror Houses are a pair of holiday homes, set in the marvellous surroundings of the South Tyrolean Dolomites, amidst a beautiful scenery of appletrees, just outside the city of Bolzano. They were designed by Peter Pichler Architecture. The Mirror houses offer a...

Nahahum Canyon House by Balance Associates

Balance Associates have designed a two story home in Nahahum Canyon, Washington. “This two story dwelling is set into the hillside with concrete retaining walls that guide the form of the cabin. Its east west longitudinal axis and generous overhangs are designe...

Villa in Agalarov Estate by SL* Project

Architecture firm SL* Project have designed a luxurious single family residence near Moscow, Russia. Villa boasts a rather modern and contemporary appeal. With stunning white finishes and a brilliant amount of space both indoors and out, its all one could ever desi...

Wooden Curved Grotto Sauna by PARTISANS

PARTISANS have designed Grotto, a sauna located on San Souci Island, in the Georgian Bay area of Ontario, Canada. Grottos, historically, have been known as natural or artifi cial caves that are embedded deep behind the curvature of streams, and thus discovered by tho...

The Hopen Place House by Whipple Russell Architects

Whipple Russell Architects designed the Hopen Place house in the Hollywood Hills of California. “The client wanted a contemporary remodel and update of a mid-century modern on the renowned Bird Streets in the Hollywood Hills. His interests were in a residence t...

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...

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