Second Impressions Aren’t Everything

Second Impressions Aren’t Everything

Set in the Portuguese neighbourhood of Tondela in the Viseu District is this architectural creation by firm Waataa. PD House is a private home with a distinctly raw feel, set in a context that’s not...
An Architect’s House

An Architect’s House

If you could design your own home around the way you live, how would it look? Fortunate enough to be well practised in the art of creating residential buildings, Japanese...
A Home by the Beach

A Home by the Beach

Tama’s Tee Home is an open plan design made with a myriad of contemporary design essentials, located in the beach suburb of Tamarama, in Sydney, Australia. Its lead architects,...
A House with a Panoramic View

A House with a Panoramic View

How do you maximise the beauty of a design’s environment at the same time as maximising the beauty of the building design itself? Try Indian design firm SPASM Design Architects approach: make the building...
Designed Around the Seasons

Designed Around the Seasons

Award winning Japanese Architectural Firm Kiriko Design Office, led by Kokutou Uemori and Masaaki Uemori, have design this narrow yet spacious single-story house, Kokubu. It sits in a...
Fragmented Self

Fragmented Self

If there was one type of pattern you could bring into your home from another country, what would it be? For Aiden Bowman and Josh Metersky of Trueing, the award winning...
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...