How to Get a Winter Vacation Rental on the Cheap

From cute log cabins to floor level condos by the beach, there are lots of places you can rent a lovely home for the winter. If you’re retired, or just have the opportunity to go on an extended trip, winter c...
Photographer's Loft in New York by Desai Chia Architecture

Photographer’s Loft in New York by Desai Chia

Desai Chia Architecture designed this minimal loft apartment for a New York-based photographer who was seeking a "serene" live-work environment. The 5,000 square foot industrial space was fully renovated to inc...
Black & White Minimalist Chalet by Atelier Kastelic Buffey

Black & White Chalet by Atelier Kastelic Buffey

Toronto firm Atelier Kastelic Buffey has recently completed a minimalistic black and white chalet in Ontario's Blue Mountains, echoing the forms of the area's traditional barns and farmhouses. The residence, d...
Penda Reveals Timber Tower for Toronto

Penda Reveals Timber Tower for Toronto

Architecture firm Penda has teamed up with Canadian company Tmber for the Tree Tower Toronto project, an 18-story timber-framed mixed-use residential skyscraper for Canada’s largest city. Drawing inspiration...
Microlibrary Bima by SHAU, Indonesia

Indonesian Library Built From 2,000 Ice Cream Buckets

In the city of Bandung in Indonesia, Dutch architects SHAU has designed a new micro-library with a façade made of 2000 recycled ice cream buckets. The building is situated in a small square with a pre-existi...
Living Unit by Ofis arhitekti

Self-Sufficient Wooden Living Unit by Ofis

Slovenian firm Ofis arhitekti has created a self-sufficient wooden living unit that can be easily built and dismantled, meant for leisure activities or disaster areas. The cabin, developed by OFIS architects...
Sazha Meat Restaurant in Sumy

Sazha Meat Restaurant in Sumy

Conceived by Ukrainian YOD design lab, Sazha is a meat restaurant in Sumy, focused on developing the culture of consumption of steaks in the city. The restaurant's building, like the whole architectural ensembl...
Kirkwood House by Jailmake, London

Jailmake Refurbishes 1960s House in London’s Peckham

South London studio Jailmake has refurbished this 1960s house in Peckham, opening up the ground floor to a spacious garden. The most dramatic change is the ground floor extension, creating a full width ki...
Jackalope Mornington Peninsula Hotel

Jackalope Mornington Peninsula Hotel by Carr

Situated at the crest of a gently sloping hill overlooking the sculptural landscape of vines and nestled within a matrix of century old native planting, the new 46 room Jackalope boutique hotel clad in dark zin...
Aspen Apartment by Ambidestro, Porto Alegre

Aspen Apartment by Ambidestro, Porto Alegre

Designed to be the home of the contemporary man, the Aspen Apartment is the latest completed project of the Ambidestro Arquitetura office in Porto Alegre, Brazil. With the smallest detail in mind, the apartmen...
Restaurant Barr Copenhagen

Restaurant Barr in Copenhagen by Snøhetta

Snøhetta designed the interiors and new graphic identity for Barr, a restaurant newly opened on Copenhagen’s waterfront. Located in North Atlantic House (Nordatlantens Brygge), Barr is a casual restaurant fo...