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A Wooden Home in the mountainous Vorarlberg region of Austria

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Designed by architectural firm Bernardo Bader Architects, this beautiful building, which appears to emerge from the hillside, is located in the mountainous Vorarlberg region of Austria. It has a total of 1,000 meters squared of terrain, in which we also find approximately 200 meters squared occupied by the building itself. Additionally, being in the mountainous region, it is located about 1,000 meters above sea level.

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A Colorful Contemporary House in Los Angeles, California

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This wonderful house, featuring geometric shapes and angular lines throughout the space, was designed by architectural firm Amit Apel in Los Angeles, California, USA. It is not only that which distinguishes this house from all the others of its neighborhood, but also its peculiar color, a subdued gray accompanied by a darker one, along with a smoky orange that gives it a very modern and current touch to the geometric shapes that make it up.

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Contemporary Meets Industrial in this Private Home in Kiev, Ukraine

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This home, designed by the Ukrainian Tseh Architectural Group in 2017, encompasses a perfect blend of industrial and contemporary styles. The home is located in Kiev, Ukraine, and its high ceilings and carefully placed skylights serve to give it a generous supply of natural light, which serves to enliven the space and give it an airy quality of tranquility. The exposed brick walls, painted white, along with the black iron light fixtures and staircase railings, however, serve to give it an edgier industrial touch. The exposed wooden beams with iron brackets, the almost sculptural lamp hanging from the slanted ceiling, and the polished concrete floors serve to seal this for us.

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A Final Project Completed by Two Architectural Students in Montevideo, Uruguay

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Meet “M4,” a temporary installation envisioned by architects Francisco Magnone & Luciano Lopez. Designed in 2017, it is meant to explore the historic space-time continuum and the still-growing field of ephemeral architecture. It is located in Montevideo, Uruguay.

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A Stunning Mountain Lodge Perched Atop a Valley in Chile

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This stunning mountain lodge is located in San Fernando, Chile, itself situated in the heart of the countryside and perched at a height of 339 m (1,112 feet) above sea level. The family-run cabin lodge was designed by SAA arquitectura + territorio in 2012.

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A Contemporary Tree House Near Cape Town, South Africa

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Now that we have reached adulthood, when we hear mention of a tree house, we remember our childhoods and think of time spent in fairly small spaces, sparsely furnished, if at all, and of tiny structures coarsely built into trees in our backyards. Not so for Malan Vorster.

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A Fantastic Execution of Renovation and Repurposing by Waataa

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What we see in these images is not just a home, not just a design project. It’s a genius execution of renovation and repurposing. Located in Lisbon, Portugal, this space – once divided into three different units – had previously served a commercial purpose, and was thus transformed by the Portuguese architectural firm waataa in 2017.

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Chic Polish Family Home by OFD Architects

By • May 19, 2017

This private home in Warsaw, Poland, covering an area of 360 square meters, was designed by OFD Architects with the intention of having it serve as a family home. The interior of the home is the perfect example of contemporary design: it is spacious, done in modern, straight lines, and is blessed with high ceilings and a plentiful supply of natural light.

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An Undulating Home near Kyneton, Australia

By • May 19, 2017

Lauriston House is an impressive contemporary construction completed in 2016 by the Australian architectural firm Seeley Architects, who are based in Torquay. The project, which serves as a private residence, is located near Kyneton, in the state of Victoria, Australia, and covers an area of 4,090 square feet, or 380 square meters.

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A Tiny But Cool Short-Term Rental Apartment in Sydney, Australia

By • May 19, 2017

This tiny apartment, covering a mere 22 meters squared (or 236 square feet), is located in Sydney, Australia. It was designed by the Aussie architectural firm Architect Prineas in order to serve as a short-rental home.

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