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Under the Sails

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Under the Sails

Under the Sails

Under the Sails

via yatzer.com | photos © SCEG Architects

Architecture practice SCEG designed this family house on the island of Nosy Be, Madagascar’s busiest tourist destination, drawing inspiration from its breathtaking tropical surroundings. Named after a nautical term that means ‘travelling with open sails’, the house has a large slanted straw roof with triangular openings, which indeed are reminiscent of the sails of a yacht.
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Villa Wot

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Villa Wot

Villa Wot

Villa Wot

via dezeen.com | photos © Einar Aslaksen

Dark brick cladding contrasts with the pale wood and plasterboard interior of this house in Oslo by local architecture office Narud Stokke Wiig. Villa Wot was designed by Narud Stokke Wiig for a family of five and built in the backyard of an existing property that has been in the family for generations.
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Layers of White, Tel Aviv

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Layers of White, Tel Aviv

Layers of White, Tel Aviv

Layers of White, Tel Aviv

via hypebeast.com

Layers of White is a stunning private residence located in Tel Aviv that was designed by local design firm Pitsou Kedem Architects. Sprawling over 500 square meters, the penthouse was constructed around a central motif that effectively splits the space into two sections, with one serving as the living quarters while the other hosts the spacious living room and kitchen.
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Txai House

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Txai House

Txai House

Txai House

via designfather.com | photos © Fernando Guerra

Txai House by Studio MK27, situated in Itacaré, near Salvador de Bahia, Brazil. A masterful example of fine Brazilian modernism. The 7,000 square foot house offers a radical experience of integration between the inside and out. It does not look like it is a place to drink coconut water, swaying in the hammocks. It is one. The tropical atmosphere of Bahia impregnates all of the spaces perfectly.
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Desert Courtyard House

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Desert Courtyard House

Desert Courtyard House

Desert Courtyard House

Desert Courtyard House

via dezeen.com

Rammed earth walls built using soil from the desert site are wrapped in a protective weathered steel shell at this courtyard house near Phoenix by local firm Wendell Burnette Architects. The Desert Courtyard House was designed by Wendell Burnette Architects as a second home in a development on the outskirts of the city, where it is surrounded by granite boulders and tall cacti.
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House for Mother

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House for Mother

House for Mother

House for Mother

via designboom.com

‘House for Mother’ by Förstberg Arkitektur Och Formgivning (FAF), is located in Linköping, Sweden, and is part of the Linköpingsbo 2017 Housing Exhibition. The dwelling is divided into two parallel volumes slightly shifted from each other, thus creating spaces both in front of and behind the building.
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Barn Conversion by Thomas Kröger Architekt

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Barn Conversion by Thomas Kröger Architekt

Barn Conversion by Thomas Kröger Architekt

Barn Conversion by Thomas Kröger Architekt

via yatzer.com | photos © Thomas Heimann

The architectural reconstruction and conversion of antiquated buildings, particularly in instances where their use is obsolete or outmoded, is a sublime art form. The architect’s creative expression is arguably tested to a much greater extent when he/she is presented with the dilemma (and challenge) of improving and repurposing an already existing historic structure. Retaining and augmenting the connection between past and present is an important premise, especially in a world where the new is all too often coveted and the old repeatedly disposed of.
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Kitchen Kulture – Gestalten

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Kitchen Kulture

Kitchen Kulture

via ignant.de | photos © Studio Pitari (top), Hannes Henz (bottom)

We love good food and we love to cook, so naturally we were thrilled when we discovered that Berlin-based publisher Gestalten released a new book entitled Kitchen Kulture that celebrates the kitchen as the new living room, a space for social gathering, collaborative cooking, event hosting, and communal dining.
The room that used to be a service area relegated to the back of the house is now the multi-functional hub of the home. Who needs some inspiration on how to transform their kitchen into a lively space should definitely dip into this book. It offers creative kitchen solutions for any size and budget, uncovering the full potential of today’s kitchen.
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