Latest Articles in Architecture

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Minimal Swiss Retreat Carved From Centuries-Old Stone

Despite the name, delicate lines of glass and plaster run through the Scaiano Stone House.
March 12, 2015
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5 Perfectly Framed Views

The architects behind these structures use windows as apertures to deftly capture stunning vistas.
March 11, 2015
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Classic Apartment in Tel Aviv Gets a Striking Minimal Reboot

In a neighborhood of Tel Aviv known for Bauhaus design, Pitsou Kedem Architects does an industrial reboot from the ground floor up—starting with a new basement.
March 11, 2015
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Beloved Midcentury Houses Examined After Decades of Wear and Tear

A new book looks at the evolution and adaptation of iconic midcentury modern houses in New Canaan, Connecticut.
March 11, 2015
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Truly Imaginative Buildings Around the World

The Future of Architecture in 100 Buildings (Simon & Schuster) tells the story of the bold, mind-bending structures that are shaping the architectural landscape. Author Marc Kushner argues that buildings today are not purely designed for function—they're also built to instill wonder and awe. Here, we gather a few of the sculptural structures included in the book.
March 11, 2015
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Pritzker Worthy: Awe-Inspiring Architecture by Pritzker Laureates

Following yesterday's announcement that the late German architect Frei Otto won the 2015 Pritzker Prize, we decided to revisit some more awe-inspiring architecture by recent laureates.
March 11, 2015
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Small Country Home with Dramatic See-Through Wall

A traditional floor plan gets a minimalist update, complete with a classic porch.
March 11, 2015
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7 Inspiring Outbuildings

Adding an outbuilding is a smart way to create distinct space and maximize a property's potential. From yoga studios to guest cottages, these are seven inspiring examples.
March 11, 2015
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5 Creative Bedrooms for Loft Living

To build extraordinary lofted bedrooms, these homeowners and their designers creatively went where none have gone before.
March 10, 2015