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Live Where You Work and Work Where You Live in Boundary-Blurring Vegas Tower

An innovative design by M-Rad Studio for Tony Hsieh's Downtown Project aims to rethink the live/work concept in Las Vegas.
January 12, 2015
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1920s Bungalow Plus Modern Addition Equals Perfect Austin Home

A couple planning for an investment property in Austin ended up with a home that was too terrific to let go.
January 10, 2015
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And Now, for Some Architectural Eye Candy: 8 Award-Winning Buildings

The winners of the 2015 AIA Institute Honor Awards are a very, very handsome bunch. Take a look at a few of our favorite winners in the Architecture and Interior Architecture categories.
January 9, 2015
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Beautiful Homes in the Middle of Nowhere

Sometimes the best architecture is the hardest to find. Here's our chance to admire a crop of stunning houses in very remote locales.
January 9, 2015
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How to Do Berlin: Rent Out This Modern House Boat

In Berlin, Germany, brothers Chris and Oliver Laugsch bought a one-of-a-kind house boat for their vacation rental company, Welcome Beyond. Initially built as a home by a Dutch designer, the Modern House Boat is a three-room, 645-square-foot floating hotel. Instead of crisp sheets and room service, they offer a stellar city view and blissful peace and quiet.
January 9, 2015
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Eero Saarinen's Giant 1957 Masterpiece in New Jersey Restored and Reimagined

The cutting edge of laboratory design when first built, Bell Labs is being revamped to fulfill a new role—bringing the city to the suburbs.
January 9, 2015
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We Love this Cozy Brazilian Office (And Its Friendly Office Cat)

The team behind 1:1 arquitetura:design carved out their luxurious workspace from a nondescript office in the heart of Brasília, Brazil.
January 8, 2015
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Crazy Cool Loft Space Surrounded by Rope Walls

The Karst region in Slovenia is known for its limestone plateau, filled with picturesque caves and sinkholes. Riffing on the local vernacular—lots of small, stone houses—Dekleva Gregoric Arhitekti developed this modern interpretation for a family, complete with a bold, rope-lined sleeping loft.
January 8, 2015
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Pair of Skyscrapers Sneak a 2,800-Plant Park into Milan

Two soaring, plant-filled towers suggest a new future for the city skyline.
January 7, 2015