Matryoskha House by Shift Architecture Urbanism, Rotterdam

Matryoskha House by Shift Architecture Urbanism

Dutch studio Shift Architecture Urbanism has recently transformed an early 20th century townhouse into two high-end apartments by radically opening it up. Situated in the center of Rotterdam, the Matryoskha Hou...
Des Choux et Des Idees Pastry Shop, Beirut, Studio Etienne Bas

Des Choux et Des Idees Pastry Shop, Beirut

Lebanese Studio Etienne Bas has recently converted a parking spot for a residential building into a 20 sqm pastry shop for Des Choux et Des Idees. Integrating the retail and the street experience, the architec...
Florida Street Apartment by Paper House Project, London

Warehouse Apartment in London by Paper House Project

This former garment factory in Bethnal Green has been recently converted by architecture studio paper House Project into a modern apartment for a young couple.  James Davies, founder of Paper House Project, ...
Atlantic Bates Masi Architects Hamptons New York

Atlantic House by Bates Masi, Hamptons

American firm Bates Masi Architects has converted a historic Life Saving Station into a light-filled house just few steps from the beach in the Hamptons amlet of Amagansett, New York. Built over a century ago, ...
Fala Atelier Garage House Lisbon

Garage House by Fala Atelier, Lisbon

Portuguese studio Fala Atelier has converted a windowless 200 sqm garage in Lisbon into a light-filled house. The intervention proposed the clearest reading possible of the existing structure, emphasizing its s...

Terrace House in Fitzroy by AA Architects

Australian practice AA Architects has transformed this narrow terrace house from a single storey workers cottage into a three bedroom, two storey family house in Melbourne’s Fitzroy suburb. Working with a lo...

Workac renovates New York’s Obsidian House

Behind one of New York’s most beautiful and oldest cast-iron facades, local architecture firm WORKac has converted a former factory and warehouse into modern apartments adding a new penthouse on the roof. ...

Inhouse Brand Architects’ Urban Man Cave

Inhouse Brand Architects has converted the unused lounge area of a Cape Town residence into an industrial-inspired dream pad for the family’s lucky teenage boy and his friends. Taking into account the youngs...

Clerkenwell Residence by APA, London

UK studio APA has transformed a London warehouse space into an apartment for two theatre and film directors. The building, built in the 1930s, had a former life as a shoe factory. The London studio worked toge...

The enchanted shed by Sue Architekten

Sue Architekten has converted a 1930s shed near Vienna into a writing studio, guest room and children's paradise. The special appeal of this project lay in the rediscovery of these old outbuildings in the shad...

Surry Hills apartment by Josephine Hurley

This warehouse conversion led by Josephine Hurley Architecture is in one of Sydney’s most recognised heritage buildings, the distinctive Edwards & Co. building. The building is wedged into a narrow street...

Asdfg converts former miller’s house in Berlin

Hamburg studio Asdfg Architekten has converted a 19th-century miller’s house in Berlin into a contemporary home for a family with tree kids. The history and special situation of the building was a big challen...

Bakery Place by Jo Cowen Architects, London

Between Falcon Park and Clapham Common in South London, Jo Cowen Architects has converted a 19th-century bakery complex in a beautiful place to live. A series of former Victorian bakery buildings have been tra...

A+Z Loft House in Budapest

Architect and designer Attila F. Kovács and his wife art director and stylist Zsuzsa Megyesi found this  unusual giant space and movie-set like environment ideal for making their home. The HFF kniting fa...

Filmmaker Turns Van Into a Living Studio Space

Young filmmaker Zach Both has converted an empty cargo van into a fully functional and livable campervan to travel across the United States. Pulling influences from contemporary architecture, this mobile house/...