Collection by Lolita McDougall

Innovative options for renewing older properties

In the kitchen, the architects contrasted the oak floor, bamboo cabinetry, and birch walls and ceiling with what...
Today, as in the 1970s, the central courtyard is an oasis within the city.
The use of the two types of concrete continues throughout the project, both on the interior and the exterior spaces.
Light filters out through the reclaimed breeze...
Reclaimed breeze block filters the morning...
A 100-foot-long wall of terracotta breeze blocks designed by Patricia Urquiola for Mutina—called Tierras 3D—surrounds...
Formerly Home to an Artist and Knitwear Designer, a Commercial Space-Turned-Dwelling Hits the Market
Tucked away behind a storefront-like facade on London’s Fashion Street is a five-story Victorian home on the market that’s gone...
Shedded Bliss
A prefabricated shed sited on a Finnish island provides a perfect summer getaway.
Helsinki architect Ville Hara and designer Linda Bergroth collaborated on a prefab shed-meets-sleeping-cabin, which can...
Among the Anderssons’ wishes for the micro-dwelling was the ability to host a Thanksgiving feast.
A Corbusier-Inspired Parisian Home
An American architect in Paris experiments with Corbusian perceptions of interior and exterior space.

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