THE MONTERREY’S CONARTE LIBRARY BY ANAGRAMA

Conarte is the council for culture and art in the city of Monterrey, Mexico. Conarte aims to promote and stimulate artistic expression and supports the preservation and enrichment of culture. Anagrama create a space that gives value to the experience…

ID1 HOUSE: A Storage Container Called Home

“Ukrainian Designer Igor Sirotov is back with a new architectural paradise, the ID1 House. Made purely out of cargo containers, the house design brings stor-age to the new-age. The house uses a U shaped layout, creating two floors with all…

THE HOUSE OF ONE: Three Religions Under One Roof

Berlin is soon to become home to something truly unique. Jews, Christians, and Muslims are planning to build a house of worship here – one that brings a synagogue, a church, and a mosque together under one roof. The three…

THE ECOCAPSULE IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER

You could be forgiven for having assumed that the Ecocapsule wouldn't ever be built when we first covered it. However, the zany egg-shaped off-grid abode is now available for pre-order. The Ecocapsule's dimensions have changed slightly since we saw the prototype.…

CASA STELLA BY PKMN ARCHITECTURES

For those who live in a small house or apartment, a dedicated guest room can take up far too much space to be practical. That said, putting guests on the couch isn't ideal either. PKMN Architectures gave its clients the…

100 CONTEMPORARY CONCRETE BUILDINGS

Concrete is one of the noble materials of contemporary architecture, this new book by Taschen called 100 Contemporary Concrete Buildings features the most exciting projects behind the contemporary concrete trend. The two-volume book highlights the best concrete work in recent…

FLOTANE: Probably The World’s Most Public Beautiful Toilet

The sturdy and cube-like Flotane is a rest stop and bathroom located on the Aurlandsfjellet plateau on a popular tourist route in Norway. Situated at 1,200 meters in the midst of a dramatic and harsh landscape, the toilets are covered…

GARAGE: The Cabin in Washington By Graypants Architects

Mystery, memory, poetry and light: these words are the essence of Garage, the award-winning architecture debut from creative studio Graypants. A worn and forgotten garage on Vashon Island in Washington, USA, was transformed into this sleek and attractive residential cabin,…

THE CUBITAT: Shrinks An Entire House Into One Compact Cube

Cubitat is a 10-by-10-by-10-foot cube that houses a kitchen, bathroom, bedroom, and storage. Those on a quest to rethink small-space living build tiny houses, install pop-up rentals on vacant lots, and design portable 10-square-foot microkitchens tucked inside armoires. Presented over…

THE WINSUN COMPANY’S 3D BUILDING PRINTER TECHNOLOGY

The Chinese construction company WinSun recently 3D printed a huge five story apartment building and a 11,840 square foot mansion. Both of the new projects are located side by side in Suzhou Industrial Park. Each project was constructed with a…

THE VIPP SHELTER

Two walls of Danish brand Vipp's new two-story Vipp Shelter feature large sliding windows, specifically the PanoramAH! sliding windows manufactured by Malmö, Sweden's Architectural Solutions. The 55-square-meter (590-square-foot) Vipp Shelter joins Philippe Starck and Riko's recently unveiled P.A.T.H. design in…