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Instagram Account We Love: Colorful Architecture Snapshots of Cities

Matthias Heiderich (@massju), a photographer based in Hamburg, Germany, composes pastel-toned architectural snapshots that capture the sculptural, geometric side of cityscapes. The way Heiderich highlights the bend of a banister, the dizzying spiral of a parking garage ramp, or the symmetry of a facade will make you look at your own city differently.
July 11, 2015
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A Custom, LED-Lit Slide Twists Through This Family-Friendly Vacation Home

A young family builds a Wyoming retreat filled with playful details from top to bottom.
July 11, 2015
Ray sits at the central hearth on the north end of the comfortable sunken living area. From this perspective, you can see how the interior spaces flow into one another, passing one half-level up into the breakfast nook and kitchen and out from there onto

Modern, Open-Plan California Houses by Architect Ray Kappe

SCI-Arc founder Ray Kappe is among the O.G. architects of the open-plan home. We've pulled a few favorites from our pages worth a second look.
July 10, 2015
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5 Ways to Use Concrete in the Kitchen

The sturdy material is a solid choice for islands, countertops, and beyond.
July 10, 2015
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5 Asymmetrical Homes

They may not be for perfectionists, but we love these uneven and unusual homes.
July 10, 2015
Modern entry hall with built-in cabinets and a porthole mirror

7 Waterfront Homes with Oceans, Lakes, and Rivers in Their Backyards

Indoor-outdoor living goes nautical at these modern homes directly on the water.
July 10, 2015
Bosch kitchen

Bosch Brings Refined European Design to the Kitchen

Steeped in the principles of Bauhaus, Bosch kitchen appliances prize functionality without sacrificing beauty. Click through the slideshow to see how their products simplify all aspects of cooking and cleaning meals.
July 10, 2015
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5 Homes Covered in Greenery

These homes prioritize plant life in a serious way, from dramatic ivy-covered walls to a sea of indoor bushes.
July 10, 2015
A square hole in the ground and a concrete slab are all that demarcate Byoung Cho’s Earth House from the surrounding countryside.

7 Ingenious Concrete Buildings

These beauties are a great reminder why architects love the hard stuff. Employed in everything from towering skyscrapers to underground lairs, concrete is the material of choice for eccentric modernists—click through for a few highlights.
July 9, 2015
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