04 Jul

White concrete pavilion by Materia Arquitectonica creates an outdoor events space for historic house


Thirty-six slender columns support the thin concrete canopy of this colonnade, which provides an outdoor …

12 Jun

A Rectangular, Concrete Home that Doesn’t Disturb the Landscape


The Sambade House is a Portuguese residence built in the countryside of Penafiel, Portugal. Designed …

11 Jun

Faceted concrete bridge by 2b Architectes links a metro station with a forest


This concrete footbridge spans a road in Lausanne, Switzerland, to connect a metro station with the …

06 Jun

Blackened timber extension by Fraher Architects provides a new kitchen for a keen cook


Strips of black-stained timber give a charred appearance to this extension to a north-west London …

19 May

Vector Architects completes a seaside library with board-marked concrete walls


This cast-concrete library sits on a stretch of deserted beach facing the East China Sea …

04 May

Torafu Architects uses concrete, wood and gravel to define spaces inside AKQA's Tokyo offices


Multi-levelled surfaces of polished concrete, wood and white gravel mark out the different areas within …

02 May

Vame by Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects


Stefan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects designed a holiday home in Pearl Bay, South Africa. From SAOTA …

26 Apr

Kentaro Ataka completes tunnel-shaped apartment complex


the five-storey scheme, located in tokyo, features large and distinctive apertures cut into its angled …

25 Apr

localarchitecture cascades house in confignon down orchard landscape


the volume is formed by three angular units that shift down the landscape, varying in …

06 Apr

Seoul’s Dongdaemun Design Plaza by Zaha Hadid


Read more: Project 2012 Read more: Realization 2014 The DDP has been designed as a …