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Dutch Military Bunker Becomes Tiny Vacation Home

A Belgian architecture firm transforms a 140-square-foot Dutch military structure into a modern-day vacation retreat.
September 10, 2014

Complete Renovation of W Chicago Lakeshore Hotel

The lifestyle hotel chain’s $38 million renovation brings more swagger to Chicago's waterfront.
September 10, 2014
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Archtober: A Monthlong Celebration of Design and Architecture Returns to New York City

With Dwell on Design New York as an anchor, the festival enters its fourth year with programs and tours in all five boroughs.
September 9, 2014
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Stunning Architectural Drawing Museum in Berlin

A stunning feat in concrete and glass, the Museum for Architectural Drawing in Berlin, designed by Russian firm SPEECH Tchoban & Kuznetsov, recently celebrated its one-year anniversary.
September 9, 2014
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Renovated Garage is the Ultimate Modern Party Space

A vacation home’s renovated garage fuses art and architecture.
September 8, 2014
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Garage Reimagined as a Family Gathering Space

After a tree falls in Santa Monica, a garage is reborn as a 600-square-foot family gathering spot.
September 5, 2014
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6 Beautiful Courtyards

Whether within a home's perimeter or outside of it, these modern courtyards provide a breath of fresh air.
September 4, 2014
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Modern Bathroom Renovation in San Francisco

When Chris Brigham, founder of Knife & Saw, discovered water damage in the master bathroom of his San Francisco home, it turned out to be a blessing in disguise. The furniture maker and his wife had never loved the space, and Brigham took the opportunity to renovate with the help of designer/builder Fidel Archuleta of ArcSon Design. Together, they planned out a complete overhaul of the room that features no shortage of custom built-ins. The end result: a welcoming, clean-lined setting in warm wood and cool concrete.
September 4, 2014

Early Drawings by Famous Architects

Early architectural drawings showcase established architects' creative explorations on paper.
September 3, 2014