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FÖHR by Karin Matz & Francesco di Gregorio

By • Apr 24, 2013

FÖHR is a project completed by Karin Matz and Francesco di Gregorio, and it is located in Alkersum, on the island of Föhr, in Germany.

The traditional exterior belies a quirky interior, with stair hand-railing made out of string, tiled walls, and hidden windows that make this home fun and interesting to explore.

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Principe’s Box House by u+a arquitectura

By • Apr 13, 2013

Principe’s Box House is a rehabilitated home located in Vigo, Spain.

The home’s new interior was designed by the Pontevedra-based u+a arquitectura; the renovation consists mostly of a reorganization of the spaces in the apartment into a wooden cube located at its center.

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Harbour Attic by Gosplan

By • Mar 28, 2013

Harbour Attic is an apartment located in the charming fishing village of Camogli, in the province of Genoa, Italy.

Designed by Gosplan, the home makes the most out of a limited space, proving that with enough imagination, any small space can be made comfortable.

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Hudson St by Bagnato Architects

By • Mar 26, 2013

Hudson St was completed by Bagnato Architects in 2012, and is located in Moonee Ponds, a suburb of Melbourne, Australia.

The home is the result of the conversion of an 1892 Anglican Church.

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Elqui Domos Hotel by RDM Arquitectura

By • Mar 22, 2013

The Elqui Domos Hotel is located in Vicuña, Chile, and was designed by RDM Arquitectura.

Designed as an observatory, the hotel provides its guests with a unique stargazing experience.

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Trampoline Bridge Concept by Atelier Zündel Cristea

By • Mar 19, 2013 •  Selected Work 

French architectural firm Atelier Zündel Cristea designed this Trampoline Bridge concept for a client and targets at the competition named “A Bridge in Paris”.

The trampoline bridge has three huge inflatable PVC floats attached by ropes to cross the Seine near to the existing Bir-Hakeim Bridge.

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B4 Milano in Milan

By • Mar 5, 2013

The B4 Milano is an exquisite hotel part of the Boscolo Group located in Milan, Italy.

The hotel features distinct architecture and design, and its interior spaces are marvels of innovation.

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Google Tel Aviv Office by Camenzind Evolution

By • Mar 4, 2013 •  Selected Work 

Google is known for its quirky offices, and its Tel Aviv, Israel location is no exception.

Designed by Camenzind Evolution, in collaboration with Israeli Design Teams Setter Architects and Studio Yaron Tal, walking through the rooms of this office is like being transported through time and space – a modern-but-tame lobby turns into a topsy-turvy conference room, a storybook orange orchard, or a slide leading to a maritime computer lab.

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Lacrimi Si Sfinti by Cristian Corvin

By • Mar 3, 2013 •  Selected Work 

Lacrimi si sfinti (“Tears and Saints”) is a restaurant located in Bucharest, Romania, and was designed by Cristian Corvin.

The space is designed in a traditional Romanian style… with a twist.

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Forest Pond House by TDO Architecture

By • Feb 26, 2013

Forest Pond House is a modern meditation hut by TDO Architecture that is located in rural Hampshire, UK.

It creates a dramatic transition as one is transported from the dense shadows of the forest to the bright sunshine reflecting off the pond.

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Bridge House by Max Pritchard Architect

By • Feb 21, 2013

Located in Adelaide, Australia, Bridge House is a private residence and office constructed by Max Pritchard Architect.

The structure is suspended above a creek, resembling, as its name suggests, a bridge.

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El Viento by Otto Medem Arquitectura

By • Feb 19, 2013

El Viento is a stunning home located in Madrid, Spain, and was constructed by Otto Medem Arquitectura.

Perched high upon a mountain, the home boasts spectacular views, and has an interior to match.

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Edgeland House by Bercy Chen Studio

By • Feb 19, 2013 •  Selected Work 

Edgeland House is located in Austin, Texas, USA and was designed by Bercy Chen Studio.

The home is almost hidden by the fact that grass grows out of its roof; underneath lies a modern home with jagged lines and glass walls, a splendor of contemporary design.

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Selgascano Office by SelgasCano Arquitectos

By • Feb 11, 2013 •  Selected Work 

This quirky office space was designed by SelgasCano Arquitectos and is located in Madrid, Spain.

Resembling more a half-underground greenhouse than an office, the structure allows office workers to enjoy the wild outdoors while still completing their day-to-day tasks.

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QT Sydney Hotel by Woodhead, Indyk Architects, and Nicholas Graham + Associates

By • Feb 8, 2013

This cozy, eclectic hotel was created by Woodhead, Indyk Architects, and Nicholas Graham + Associates using the bones of the historic Gowings department store and State Theatre in Sydney, Australia.

It is a 2012 project that blends classic, retro, contemporary, and even a few avant-garde elements.

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Space Solutions by Minosa Design

By • Feb 7, 2013

Minosa Design, an Australian design company, specializes in the local boutique manufacture of high quality washbasins and bathroom furniture and stand-alone design concepts for contemporary bathrooms and kitchens.

This apartment, located in Bondi Beach, a suburb of Sydney, Australia, showcases what they’re able to do – enhance environments in a way that is both stylish and comfortable.

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Emmental Stairs Apartment by Biljana Jovanović, and Éva Katona & Péter Szigeti

By • Jan 31, 2013

Emmental Stairs Apartment is located in Budapest, Hungary; Éva Katona & Péter Szigeti are responsible for the interior design, and the stairs are the work of Biljana Jovanovic.

The quirky apartment features a palette of neutral white backgrounds and accents in bright colors, enhancing the playful feel of the home.

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