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This A-Frame is Ideal for Yoga

A French country house keeps it simple and eco-friendly.
May 11, 2016
Facade of University of Buffalo's Solar Decathlon design.

An Eco-Friendly Prototype whose Furniture Maximizes Energy Efficiency

For their debut at the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2015 Solar Decathlon, the University at Buffalo goes beyond the competition parameters with custom furniture.
October 21, 2015
Bathroom fixtures by Nendo for Bisazza Bagno

Nendo for Bisazza Bagno

In our Bath & Spa special issue, we chatted with Nendo founder Oki Sato, who released his first bathroom collection for Bisazza Bagno earlier this year. Here, we show more from the line of minimalist designs rendered in steel, larch wood, and Carrara marble.
November 1, 2012
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Sliding House

If ever there were evidence that architectural innovation knows no limits, the Sliding House by London-based de Rijke, Marsh and Morgan (dRMM) is it.
March 16, 2009
HÛT Architecture used rough-sewn larch and galvanized steel to enliven what was a dull-looking mid-20th-century bungalow in the English countryside. The wood will age and change color rapidly, allowing the building to merge into its natural surroundings y

Heart of the Country

Driving through the leafy country lanes on the outer edges of London’s commuter belt, it’s hard to imagine the city is just an hour away by train. But the Sussex fields around the village of Peasmarsh set the scene for John Carver and Anna Carloss’s modern renovation of a mid-century bungalow, bringing the city—–or at least its design sensibility—–that much closer.
February 26, 2009