Architecture

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A38 Arkitekter–aka A38 Architects–is a Norwegian architectural firm that’s been producing innovative spaces since their inception almost half a century ago. Their latest project “Annex Oppdal” was produced in collaboration with the local TV program…

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This versatile, single-person fireplace emits a cozy warmth whenever you need it to, while also being doubly useful as a safe cooking surface for small items like skewers and s'mores. Since it takes just 5 ounces of isopropyl rubbing alcohol fuel for roughly 50 minutes of burn time, you're set for the foreseeable future with just the medicine cabinet staples. It doesn't hurt that it also looks great.
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Although upon first glance, the Bubble Palace might look like an adobe playground on steroids, it’s actually quite the luxurious compound. Purchased in 1992 by recently deceased French fashion designer Pierre Cardin, it’s now up…

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If Elon Musk ever gets his wish to colonize Mars, he just might tap Zyva Studio’s Anthony Authié and Charlotte Taylor to bring legendary mid-century L.A. architect John Lautner’s futuristic dwellings to life. This pink…

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Finnish architecture and design firm Studio Puisto has made a name for themselves over the years with their unique interpretations and visions of modern housing options based on traditional concepts. While there are certainly plenty…

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Located on the Greek island of Serifos, the NCaved house is like nothing you’ve ever seen. Built into a rocky cliff, it avoids being buffeted by the strong north winds. Mold Architects drilled into the…

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Backcountry Hut Company has always impressed with their line of affordable, well-built, prefab cabins like the original Backcountry Hut and System OO A-Frame Cabin. And now, they’re expanding their line of IKEA-esque products and easy-to-build…

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We thought Santiago Calatrava’s work was beautifully stark against most city skylines, but this amorphous “Sarcostyle” tower by Hayri Atak Architectural Design Studio changes everything. The renderings show a building that contrasts the straight lines…

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When it comes to cabins, we’ve seen everything from the off-the-grid escapes, prefabs and A-frame options that fit all the average needs in one way or another. Latvian startup Brette Haus is re-imagining everything we…

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Whether you’re talking about the easy access to the fjords, the stunning landscapes or incredible experiences like the Underwater Restaurant, Norway is a place that should be on every jetsetter’s must-visit list. One other such…

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When we first heard about Jupe, they were focused on the growing concern of lack of hospital room beds with the Jupe Health Designs Mobile Units. That same attention to detail, focus on portability and…