Fran Silvestre Arquitectos: Placed on top of historic Hollywood Hills, the ones which draw Los Angeles profile where part of Case Study Houses program was built. The project lays on the ground, adapting to its hard slope and conditions, carrying out a change of direction at house level in order to frame the horizon of the city till the ocean.
Project name
House in Hollywood Hills
Architecture firm
Fran Silvestre Arquitectos
Location
Los Angeles, California, USA
Designed by Kulthome, Dzoraghbyur Cascade House is located in a village of the Kotayk Province of Armenia. The total surface of the building does not exceed 300 m² . In Dzoraghbyur cascade house was used black tuff, travertine, as well as some other raw stones. All these have combined and merged with nature and the result is this magnificent mansio...
Project name
Dzoraghbyur Cascade House
Architecture firm
Kulthome
Tools used
Autodesk 3ds Max, ArchiCAD, AutoCAD, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Ilustrator
Do you know how easy it is to improve your home! The best part is that you have endless options to exploit. With a home improvement, you stand a chance of making the place look magnificent. Also, you enhance the strength of different structures. If you are a DIY enthusiast, then these operations will bring more excitement.
Written by
charlotte
Photography
Robin van Geenen (Cover image), Jonathan Borba, Im3rd Media
The Greek architecture practice K-Studio has recently completed Villa Mandra, a single-family home located on the hill of Aleomandra in Mykonos, Greece. Sitting on the ridge of the hill of Aleomandra in Mykonos yet almost entirely hidden from view, Villa Mandra looks straight out to sea and the sunset over the neighbouring island of Delos.
Project name
Villa Mandra
Architecture firm
K-Studio
Location
Mykonos, Greece
Photography
Claus Brechenmacher and Reiner Baumann
Manuel Monteserin: A library that looks to the future by learning from tradition. This project seeks to maintain a balance between the traditional use of a library and the new uses demanded by contemporary citizens. 
Project name
Songdo Library
Architecture firm
Manuel Monteserin
Location
Songdo, South Korea
Yousef Sattari / View Studio: The reason for designing this bathroom is the combination of organic architecture and modern architecture. Combining interior and exterior Minimal interference with the natural environment Materials: For this reason, we tried to use natural materials in space, such as floor materials, which are sand, as well as part of...
Project name
Bath and nature
Architecture firm
View Studio
Location
Tehran, Iran
Tools used
SketchUp, Lumion, Adobe Photoshop
A first excerpt – the Netherlands Pavilion. Photographer Piet Niemann re-visited the EXPO-site and documented the current state in a comprehensive body of work, 20 years after the world fair took place. The first extract of this project focuses exclusively on the icon and most popular Pavilion of the time – the Netherlands Pavilion.
Photographer
Piet Niemann
Tools used
Cambo Actus, Capture One, Adobe Photoshop
Project name
The Netherlands Pavilion of the Expo 2000 – 20 years after the world fair took place
Architecture firm
MVRDV
Designed in collaboration with the world renowned ‘Archiobiotect’ Vincent Callebaut, this 30-minute interactive and emotionally engaging virtual reality experience immerses you in a futuristic world where man and nature co-exist in harmony, hoping to change your perspective and help turn the tide of pollinator decline.
Project name
European Commission’s Pollinator Park
Architecture firm
Vincent Callebaut Architectures
Location
Brussels

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