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City House by Architex

By • Mar 20, 2013 •  Selected Work 

City House is a 2011 project by Architex that was created for a client located in Auckland, New Zealand.

It was designed with an emphasis on transparency and the relationship between indoor and exterior spaces.

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Machi House by UID Architects & Associates

By • Dec 21, 2012

Completed in 2011, this modern, minimalist home was designed by UID Architects & Associates and is located in Fukuyama, Hiroshima, Japan.

A high-rise parking garage is among the crowded structures that surround the site and challenged architects while designing a residence that was light, open, and comfortable.

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Vertical Loft by Shift Architecture Urbanism

By • Nov 14, 2012 •  Selected Work 

Shift Architecture Urbanism reinvented a dilapidated residence in Rotterdam, The Netherlands to create this contemporary urban home.

It is part of a series of renovated spaces in the area that have been custom-designed according to each individual client’s requirements.

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BRUN by APOLLO Architects & Associates

By • Oct 12, 2012

APOLLO Architects & Associates  created this contemporary residence in 2011 for a couple living in Koenji Minami Suginami, Tokyo, Japan.

Because of the urban location and tiny plot area, privacy and space were the main issues facing the designers.

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Hidden House by Teatum+Teatum

By • Aug 29, 2012

The architects of Teatum + Teatum created this contemporary residence in 2012 to serve as a retreat from the bustling urban streets of London, England.

In order to create a sense of intimacy and seclusion, the only natural light comes from the perforated front doors and sky lights that are present throughout the building.

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The Sequence, a Urban Sculpture by Arne Quinze

By • Nov 8, 2011 •  Selected Work 

Arne Quinze is a Belgian artist, well known for his trademark sculptures made out of wooden planks.

His installations are built to provoke reaction and to intervene in the daily life of passersby confronted with his sculptures.

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Gunter Grove Residence in West London

By • May 25, 2011

This beautiful four bedroom 3,103 square foot home is located in the heart of Chelsea, London, and offers bright and luxuriously finished living space that optimizes the use of light and space.

The property is arranged over four floors and incorporates two levels of amazing open-plan living and entertaining spaces.

With a striking glass roofed atrium, the property’s main reception area features a glass bridge leading to a roomy/airy study.

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Chimney House by Studio MK27

By • Feb 10, 2011 •  Selected Work 

The Chimney House is a 4,300 square foot single-family residence designed by Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan and his architecture firm, Studio MK27.

Located in São Paulo, Brazil, this beautiful modern home was completed in 2009.

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‘The Stables’, A Must See Transformation in Richmond

By • Feb 4, 2011

‘The Stables’ is an old fire station in Richmond, a suburb in Melbourne, Australia.

Behind its historically significant facade is now hidden a breathtaking newly finished contemporary house.

The urban single-family residence has three bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and “showcases an innovative and angular design that blends its history with state-of-the-art attitude.”

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