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Steel Framed Split-Level Home in Germany
What do architects build when they can be their own clients?
July 30, 2013
Glowing Box Home in Japan
A luminescent house brightens a block in Hiroshima, Japan.
July 24, 2013
Modern Steel House in Seattle
On the sandy shores of Fauntleroy Cove in Seattle, renowned firm Olson Kundig Architects crafts a subtle home with striking steel accents.
June 15, 2013
An Affordable High-Design Vacation Home in Mexico
By pooling their resources and giving their architect complete creative control, two busy Mexico City–based brothers built a high-design vacation home for just $70 per square foot.
January 29, 2013
From girders to grating, steel has long been a popular, highly recyclable, and relatively inexpensive material for architects, designers, and builders. Here we present some inspired applications, taken from our own archives.
January 25, 2013
A Sustainably Built Home in Rural Ontario
For this rural Ontario home, building sustainably was less about high-tech gizmos than learning to truly love the land.
October 8, 2012
Man of Steel
The Seattle prince of architectural gizmos is branching out into a new line of hardware fashioned from bars and pipes.
October 2, 2012
Abstract Trellis Cools Down Tennessee Home
A dramatic trellis adds bravado and a passive cooling element to a recently renovated mid-century ranch house.
September 26, 2012
Facade Focus: Steel
Idaho-based architect Susan Desko—previously a senior design architect for Frank Gehry—created a house built of untreated steel plate and glass that towers among the trees of its Ketchum landscape.
July 3, 2012
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