Articles tagged Housing

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In Los Angeles' Koreatown, this building hides some unexpected green spaces

Los Angeles – Mariposa1038, a 32-unit housing complex by Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects, connects residents through clever outdoor spaces.

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Into co-living? This furniture can increase social interaction in shared housing

London – Seray Ozdemir's half-company-half-collection, Corridor Society, targets communal dwellers by presenting furniture that helps make a shared house a home.

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Los Angeles updates a hallmark of the American dream: the single-family home

Los Angeles – We spoke with FreelandBuck co-founder David Freeland about the potential of accessory dwelling units (ADUs) and building with blocks.

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In South Bohemia, Atelier 111 challenges traditional suburban typology

Litvínovice, Czech Republic – A Czech family house in a small village imports minimalism in response to aesthetic oversaturation and housing needs.

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Out Now: Frame 125 - High-Density Housing

Amsterdam – The newest print issue of Frame shows us how we will live tomorrow. Should we build upwards or outwards? 

Stratum House by stpmj. Photo Song Yousub
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A concrete medley by stpmj is cast as a residential façade

ICHEON – A 1:1 ratio of geologic inspiration and architecture amounts to an interesting façade aesthetic.

Platinium by Tetrarc. Photo Marie-Caroline Lucat
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Platinium by Tetrarc has a heart of gold and a silver skin

MONTPELLIER – Tetrarc completes Platinium, a residential block, that uses bold metallic and reflective features to make an impact on the neighbourhood.

House for a photographer by FORM/Kouichi Kimura. Photo Norihito Yamauchi & Yoshihiro Asada
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There’s more than meets the eye in FORM’s new house

SHIGA – In his hometown and apparently his architectural playground, Kouichi Kimura designed a residence for a photographer.

Beirut Towers by Herzog & de Meuron. Photos Iwan Baan
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Herzog & de Meuron builds a tower of vertically layered luxury apartments

BEIRUT – A tower of stacked concrete plates breaks the rule of faceless apartment blocks that are being erected as part of the city’s masterplan to rejuvenate the area.

IN 3 by Jean Verville. Photos Maxime Brouillet
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Jean Verville orchestrates three minimalist installations

MONTREAL – Jean Verville composes a three piece architectural symphony, where each domestic installation displays the artistic experience housing can offer.

Nuages Housing by XTU Architects. Photos David Foessel
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XTU Architects inspires the reality of living in the sky

PARIS – Protected by a small garden, Nuages – which translates as 'clouds' – is an eight-storey residential project that was inspired by its environment.

Tel Aviv Housing by Ilan Pivko. Photos Omri Amsalem / Din Aharoni
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Ilan Pivko introduces new forms to an old Jaffa neighbourhood

TEL AVIV – Florentin is one of Tel Aviv's most up-and-coming neighbourhoods and the densely-built area has a different character from the rest of the city.