Chanpon of Champions

Chanpon of Champions

What would life be like in a restaurant if the food was in charge? The question crossed the minds of the designers at G Architect Studio for this ramen bar in Tokyo, Japan. Named Chanpon, after the chanpon...
Elevating Elegance

Elevating Elegance

How do you build on the elegance of a 1903 Nordic building at the same time as redesigning it? This was the question the celebrated Danish architectural firm Wingårdhs faced with their...
Woodland Harmony

Woodland Harmony

Nestled beneath the Italian Alps, Saint Joseph in the Woods sits in a remote setting outside the northern Italian city Bolzano. Messner Architects were tasked with the job of giving a necessary...
The Sun’s Soul

The Sun’s Soul

If you could have anything in your dream house, what would you choose? That’s what the owner of this mansion in Porte Algre, Brazil asked himself before approaching Hype Studios to build this luxury...
Holiday in Your Own Home

Holiday in Your Own Home

It is only every now and then that a truly unique creation comes along to provide a new frame of reference for everyday life - and Ad2 Architekten’s CoMED is Vienna’s latest. Some see...
Lighting Urban Living

Lighting Urban Living

London-based Andy Martin Architecture’s renovation of a Georgian house combines both intelligent, refined design with an innovative solution to maximising natural light. Perf House, located...
Walking Through Dubai Design Week

Walking Through Dubai Design Week

With the spectacle the Dubai Design Week has put together for its 2017 iteration (13 – 18 November), one might be surprised to find that the festival is only in its third year. From...
A Rural Farmhouse Reworked

A Rural Farmhouse Reworked

How often is sunlight the knock-out feature of a residential conversion project? All the time, in our dreams. Architectural firm JUMA brought that dream to life with...
Breeze Just got Cooler

Breeze Just got Cooler

Fran Silvestre Arquitectos are a firm whose signature style couldn’t be more recognisable. We saw it previously with the House Between the Pines, and we’re seeing...