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Wooden Home Blends in with Maine Landscape

In coastal New England, an artist turns a wooded property into a haven for creating and living.
July 15, 2014
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Indoor-Outdoor Bungalow in Redondo Beach

A gut renovation and a landscaping makeover help a couple reconnect with the outdoors.
July 15, 2014
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11 Inspiring Small Space Projects Around the World

When it comes to the World Architecture Festival—the largest, live global architecture festival and awards—the slight gestures and creative solutions found in these small-space projects can provide the most lasting impressions. See other impressive buildings up for awards here.
July 14, 2014
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Architecture Across Germany

German architecture is known for its clean lines, cutting-edge design, and elements of play. Here, we share seven examples of architecture across the country.
July 14, 2014
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Modular Backyard Playhouse in New Zealand

A New Zealand architect riffs on toy building blocks and Case Study houses for his children’s backyard fort.
July 14, 2014
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Low-Cost, Balloon-Formed Housing Concept for Developing Countries

Not many architects can say that their father invented a new way of building. Nicoló Bini, however, is adapting his dad’s 1960s air-formed Binishell concept for a new generation.
July 14, 2014
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Architect: Gwathmey Siegel Architects
Location: San Francisco, California

10 Museum Renovations Across America

Even the most time-honored institutions can sometimes use a facelift. These venerable museums across the country are being revitalized with modern renovations.
July 14, 2014
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Green Prefab Homes for a Native American Reservation

The Make it Right foundation taps architects to put a prefab spin on homes for the Fort Peck reservation in Montana.
July 14, 2014
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9 Modern Mobile Dwellings

From renovated Airstreams to futuristic cars, these roaming residences represent the past, present, and future of mobile living.
July 10, 2014