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Englefield House by DROO

DROO creates luxury house in London. From Dingy Bedsits to a Luxury Smart Home, 143 Englefield Road presented the age old challenge of marrying contemporary living with a Period Home in the most seamless manner.

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Alexandr 3 by Geometrium

Alexandr 3 is a project designed by Geometrium for a young girl, covers an area of 117 m2 and is located in Moscow, Russia.

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D6 by IDwhite

This modern minimal interior was designed by IDwhite for a young family living in Kaunas. Interior of this one story house stands out with its clean lines and integrated furniture. Color palette of the interior is calm and natural. Long-lasting, yet modern, materials were used, as were achromatic colors.

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3×3 House

William Lim, father of Kevin Lim of openUU, and Vincent Lim of Lim and Lu, invites his sons to design a house together in Kuala Lumpur for his brother. The result is a stunning 3 levels house with a central stairwell and atrium that connects 3 distinct functions on 3 levels: Live, Rest and Play.

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FAMA Restaurant by Paulo Martins

The FAMA restaurant designed by Paulo Martins is the first gastronomic project of chef Luis Lavrador. Located in a recent building, in a relatively new zone of the city of Aveiro, this restaurant aims to be a meeting point, a place for lingering over a meal, and a reference. Photography by Its. Ivo Tavares Studio.

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Rittenhouse House by Terra Studio, LLC

This residence designed by Terra Studio, LLC explores the relationship between new and existing architecture in Philadelphia’s historic Rittenhouse neighborhood. The owner purchased two adjacent lots occupied by a pair of two-story 1950’s brick houses, which the Philadelphia Historic Commission deemed “non-contributing” to the district. Prior to 1950, the two lots formed part of the backyard of the 1870s mansion that still fronts on Spruce Street. Further back in time, two stone houses occupied the lots. These were the houses of workers who served the industries that grew along the banks of the nearby Schuylkill River in the early 1800s. Photography by Jeffrey Totaro.

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Elizabeth Bay Apartment by Rolf Ockert. Architect

Elizabeth Bay Apartment is a project designed by Rolf Ockert. Architect. The apartment they had bought had the great location and a broad front to Sydney harbour as its core attributes. It is spread over three levels, with the main level, the one with the greatest qualities, having been divided into a kitchen area and a bedroom, and the living level having been located below ground. Two bedrooms on the upper level did not require much attention and were in principle left as they were. Photography by Mark Syke.

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Spotted Gum Tree House by Merrylees Architecture

Spotted Gum Tree House was designed by Merrylees Architecture from day one around the enormous spotted gum occupying the back yard of the property. The tree can be seen from the surrounding neighbourhood and connects the site to the Bayside botanical gardens located nearby so was deemed an important feature to retain and protect. Photography by Tom Ross.

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Burwood Road Apartments by DROO

Burwood Road Apartments is a project designed by DROO. Hidden behind a listed 19th century shophouse of inner city Melbourne, the contemporary extension skillfully navigates a very tight site to wrap two boutique apartment buildings over a retail space around a central courtyard. The gold finned facade screen creates angled privacy from the street and provides an animated play of light and shadow throughout the day. Photography by Willem-Dirk du Toit

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Lake House by Solo Arquitetos

Lake House is a project designed by Solo Arquitetos. This house, located in Alvorada do Sul, in a site right next to the Paranapanema River was an amazing opportunity to explore the relation between built and natural environment. The design seeks to adapt to the geography, the lengthy shape of the site and to appreciate the beautiful view over the wetlands of the river, quite wooded in the section. Photography by Eduardo Macarios

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