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T-house / H.a

March 31, 2023 Hana Abdel 0

T-house is located on the land of 3.77×11.32m, deep in a small and long alley of Saigon. The house is both a home for a young couple and a playground for their two children.  Ho Chi Minh City in general and District 6 in particular are densely populated areas, with over 600 alleyways over 70 000 m long. Deep in the alleys, there are quite a few townhouses with narrow horizontal facades and small areas. Besides, housing demand for young households (2-4 members) is increasing.

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Morris Adjmi uses domed brick on facade to evoke historic New York

March 31, 2023 Jenna McKnight 0

US architect Morris Adjmi took cues from tenements that once housed Italian immigrants to create a new mixed-use building with a decorative brickwork facade. Rising seven storeys, Grand Mulberry is located on a storied site in Manhattan’s Little Italy neighborhood. To design the new building, architect Morris Adjmi – who leads an eponymous local studio – took

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Tongass Ledge / PBW Architects

March 31, 2023 Thuto Vilakazi 0

Tongass Ledge sits gently perched over the Alaskan shore. Overlooking inlet waters and balanced at the edge of a rock wall, two volumes at a subtle angle capture the breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. For a busy client who splits time between Seattle and Ketchikan, the complete design required a simple form and program, personalized through highly custom interiors. Standing at the edge of the vibrant Tongass Narrows, the Ledge is the perfect lookout for a nature lover.

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Minimalist Spaces With A Strong Presence

March 31, 2023 HD Staff 0

Minimalist spaces are not blank, uninteresting, soulless boxes. They are places where items are pared down to allow the best to shine, where life takes precedence over the maintenance of belongings, and where one can be mindful and present. In this set of three home interiors, visualized by Olga Tymczuk, we’ll observe a selection of […]

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Científica del Sur University Campus / Plan A

March 31, 2023 Benjamin Zapico 0

This university campus is located in the northern cone of the megalopolis that Lima has become. Around it, there are populous neighborhoods as well as more humble areas, including hills that are the result of recent invasions and abundant precarious housing.

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Wood Screens Wrap Around This Home To Create Shade And Privacy

March 31, 2023 Erin 0

Koichi Takada Architects has completed a new home in Sydney, Australia, whose design was inspired by palm fronds, specifically the way the leaves provide dappled light and shelter to the fruit its tree bears. Applying the same principles, the home was cocooned with symmetrical linear screening, increasing privacy, protecting the glazing against solar heat gain, […]

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HBI Headquarters / kbnk ARCHITEKTEN

March 31, 2023 Andreas Luco 0

Embedded in a dense mantle of trees and shrubs along the historic Schiffergraben, the new headquarter for the local real estate company HBI is situated right opposite Buxtehudes old town and a surrounding small-scale residential development area. The natural green outdoor defines the design of the office building. The building becomes a “house in the clearing”, embedded in a natural forest area. The homogeneity of the distinctive solitaire is broken up by generous window areas with delicate window profiles, giving it lightness and translucency.