Vincent Coste designs triangular A3 house in France

Vincent Coste designs triangular A3 house in France The designers of vincent coste architecte have completed a 200-meter residential structure called ‘A3 house’ in Toulon, France. The plan of the villa is organized within the confines of a triangular volume. It has a double vision, meaning that it simultaneously opens towards the bay of sanary and the harbor of Toulon. The idea was to orient each space on both panoramas, hence the shape allowed the architects to develop a greater frontage Read more [...]

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Casa Lama by Stelle Lomont Rouhani Architects

Casa Lama by Stelle Lomont Rouhani Architects Located on the rocky coast of the Balearic Island of Mallorca in Santa Ponsa, not far from Palma, this family house is pushed into a steep hillside, celebrating its Mediterranean proximity. The design responds to the site’s foremost demand, which is to open itself up to the seascape. The house operates on three levels, with most of the key living spaces and guest quarters on the ground floor. Above this sits a first floor structure Read more [...]

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First bricks laid on BIG-designed LEGO house in Denmark

First bricks laid on BIG-designed LEGO house in Denmark With an opening date set for 2016, construction has recently broken ground on the ‘LEGO house’, designed by danish architecture office bjarke ingels group. located in the city of billund, the project builds upon the company’s legacy of providing creative learning activities to youth, and is expected to host approximately 250,000 visitors annually. thought of as an ‘experience center’, the facility provides a series of playful Read more [...]

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Tula house by Patkau architects

Tula house by Patkau architects Situated on a cliffside, 44 feet above the pacific waterfront, canadian-based patkau architects have completed the ‘tula house’ located on the remote quadra island in british columbia. the residence’s design seeks to reference a connection to its diverse surrounding landscape through a variety of means. most notably, living spaces feature wide panoramas toward ocean below, while concrete and vegetated walls remind of the rocky and forested setting. on its Read more [...]

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Studio Arthur Casas designs casa AL in Brazil

Studio Arthur Casas designs casa AL in Brazil Located in the Brazilian hills near Rio de Janeiro, studio Arthur Casas has built a three-storey property offering panoramic views of the region’s outstanding landscape. Working closely with the home’s owner, a long time client of the practice, the challenge for the architects was to maximize sight lines towards the ocean, as the original plot provided no direct views of the sea. The identified solution was to relocate the entrance, social Read more [...]

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