Gres House in a Brazilian Rain Forest by Luciano Kruk - Homeli
Set within dense Brazilian rainforest, Gres House serves to blur the distinctions between outside and in, while keeping trees, bugs and other nasties affirmably on the other side of the glass. The dwelling makes extensive use of floor-to-ceiling...
Landscaping a sloped or steep site
Landscaping a sloped site can provide quite a challenge. It is rare when designing a scheme that you are presented with a perfectly flat site; and why would you want a flat site? The demands of a sloping terrain can often lead to innovative landscaping ideas and beautiful designs. A sloped site gives you the opportunity to create views, different zones and areas, and sometimes, have some fun! How you respond to a steep, hillside or sloping site will depend on numerous factors, budget…
Shiles House - Rural Studio
Standing on telephone pole stilts to lift the building out of a wet landscape, the house touches the ground at specific points using a tire structure; the tires penetrating the interior of the building creating a winding staircase that wraps around the family room. The entryway, signified by a “big roof” is a modified dogtrot… Read More →
Instagram post by Pereida-Rice Woodworking • Nov 7, 2015 at 8:04pm UTC
49 Likes, 10 Comments - Pereida-Rice Woodworking (@pereidarice) on Instagram: “Amazing. Makes us want to start building cabins. Source: @cumminsarchitecture”
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The Observatory: The Study and The Workshop. Twelve artists with a broad range of disciplines will be invited to occupy the Observatory for two months each throughout the programme.
Álvaro Siza transforms his Boa Nova Tea House into seafood restaurant
Portuguese architect Álvaro Siza has renovated one of his most iconic projects – the waterside Boa Nova Tea House in his hometown of Porto.
MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects Limited
MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects Limited is a Halifax-based firm offering architectural and urban design services to residential and institutional clients in Canada and abroad.