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A 6,000-Square-Foot Creative Dreamworld Packed with a Tropical Garden, Neon Rooms, and More
An artist and an architect build their home, studios, and an exhibition space inside an Antwerp warehouse.
February 13, 2016
7 Modern Courtyards We Love
From a large gathering space for family or a tranquil sanctuary, these seven designs feature some very different takes on the ancient idea of a courtyard.
February 8, 2016
These City Homes Hide Quiet Courtyards
Behind their urban facades, these homes from New York to Melbourne conceal outdoor moments.
January 21, 2016
A Secluded Courtyard and Minimalist Interiors Hide Within This Victorian Renovation
This light-filled Melbourne home introduces an open floor plan and a serene, neutral palette throughout its interiors.
January 20, 2016
This Bright Green Prefab in Sweden Looks Just Like a Monopoly House
In Sweden, an architect finds an efficient building solution 260 miles from home.
December 13, 2015
7 Striking Courtyards We Love
Whether creating a dramatic entrance or punctuating a plan, courtyards blur the barrier between mother nature and domestic space.
November 3, 2015
6 Glorious Glass-Enclosed Courtyards
Glass walls grant these residents an immediate connection to their interior courtyards.
October 7, 2015
6 Homes with Private Enclosed Courtyards
An interior courtyard can be a tricky affair: carving an opening to the elements means extra care waterproofing and ensuring proper drainage. Once accomplished, however, there's nothing quite like a room with private access to the outdoors.
September 21, 2015
6 Striking Courtyards
The courtyard is an ancient architectural feature in domestic dwellings and beyond: it bridges indoor and outdoor, private and public. Check out these 6 striking examples from our archives.
September 9, 2015
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