Lopez Gonzalez Studio-A Suburban House in Xalapa, Mexico 로페즈 곤잘레스 Located in a leafy suburb in Xalapa, a city in east central Mexico, this family house by Mexico City based architects Lopez Gonzalez Studio stands out amid the lush vegetation in its stark form and charcoal hue. Astutely modern in design, conceived as a monolithic cubic volume punctured by an irregular composition of red-framed wi..
Luka Yasukawa-Pedestal.05 Pedestal.05 is a minimal step stool created by Japan based designer Luka Yasukawa. Pedestal.05 is a step stool that the upper step is combined to hold the simple shaped lower step. The unique typology of this step stool is determined by the clear and simple structure of these steps. And it can be put small things in the space below the upper step. This is not just a spa..
daab design-Pine Nut Cabin 절제된 럭셔리 : 파인 넛 캐빈 Pine Nut Cabane by daab design is a timber clad retreat hidden between a pine forest and olive grove in the South of France. Built in collaboration with French cabin company, Moustache Bois, daab design has elevated a simple eco retreat with quality materials and design interventions to create a serene space offering understated luxury. daab design co..
Jan Henrik Jansen and Marshall Blecher-Nieby Crofters Cottage 장 헤릭 얀슨 & 마샬 블랜쳐 Nieby Crofters Cottage is a minimal cottage located on the baltic coast of Germany, designed by Jan Henrik Jansen and Marshall Blecher. The thatch roofed, brick cottage was originally built by tenant farmers or crofters from a nearby estate in the late 1800’s. It stands on a small triangular plot of land surrounded by..
Kwong Von Glinow-Ardmore House 그웡 본 글로우-애드모어 하우스 Ardmore House is a minimal residence located in Edgewater, Chicago, designed by Kwong Von Glinow. For this house bordering an alleyway on a traditional Chicago lot, Kwong Von Glinow flips the traditional residential section, arraying bedrooms on the first floor and living spaces on the second. This approach supports contemporary ways of living, em..
Iván Bravo Arquitectos-Orqe House 이반 브라보 아키텍트 Located in a residential neighborhood in the northern part of Santiago, the Orqe House is the result of an exhaustive exercise of purification of the traditional canons of residential architecture. A continuous skin that brings together the formal attributes of the abstraction of a traditional roof, envelops an interior that appears familiar. Each pi..
ARHITEKTURA, OFFICE FOR URBANISM AND ARCHITECTURE-House above the Valley 아키텍큐라, 오피스 포 어반니즘 앤 아키텍처 The residential house is located on the brink of a forest, on a hillside above Cerknica field. From here, views of the beautiful Cerknica intermittent lake open up. It was precisely the breathtaking views that served as the basis for designing the architectural idea. The house is nestled parallel to..
A Cosy Café in Odessa Mixes European Elegance with Moroccan Vernacular Located in the historic centre of Odessa, Ukraine, very close to the city’s port, Daily 11 is a new café that evokes the laidback ambience of the Mediterranean. Architecture and interior design studio Sivak+Partners drew inspiration from Spain and Portugal’s medievalera taverns and Morocco’s vernacular décor, imbuing the spac..
DA bureau-Osteria Betulla 다 브뤼 Osteria ‘Betulla’ is the second project of a talented chéf Arslan Berdiev, the founder of the sensational restaurant Birch. Both ‘Birch’ and ‘Betulla’ are translated into Russian as "a birch". But whereas ‘Birch’ is based on pan-European culinary traditions, ‘Betulla’ focuses on the Italian cuisine. The concept of osteria Betulla relies on simple Italian food in t..
Paulsen & Nilsen-Villa, Oslo 파울슨 앤 닐센 Villa, Oslo is a minimal residence located in Oslo, Norway, designed by Paulsen & Nilsen. This is a 4-story, split level house. The concrete slabs have a unique tapered edge detail which gives the house a slender profile. Expansive glazing maximizes the panoramic views and frames the sculptural pine trees that dot the nearby landscape. These pines are a remi..
Naoi Architecture & Design Office-Villa Tsukuba 나오 아키텍츠 앤 디자인 오피스 The primary goal of this design was to incorporate abundant views of nature into the living space of the residents, enriching their daily life. Nature is beautiful in itself, without artificial manipulation. This residence melts into the landscape on equal standing with natural elements, balancing relaxed comfort and stillness. 이번..
Yabashi Architects-House in Shimo-ezu 야바시 아키텍츠 House in Shimo-ezu is a minimal home located in Kyushu, Japan, designed by Yabashi Architects. The concrete building features a ground floor wrapped completely in glass, providing abundant natural light and airflow throughout the space. The upper levels reveal exposed ceiling beams and structural elements that contrast the otherwise clean aesthetic ..