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The Vienna-based practice Treusch Architecture unveiled the new extension of the Ars Electronica building in Linz in January this year. The sculptural glass-steel construction is nominated for this year’s WAF Award (World Architecture Festival)... *architonic

The Vienna-based practice Treusch Architecture unveiled the new extension of the Ars Electronica building in Linz in January this year. The sculptural glass-steel construction is nominated for this year’s WAF Award (World Architecture Festival)...

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In this website the user can control an Intelligent House, opening blinds, turning lights on, preparing the bath and a lot more, all using remote controls. *Alexfitti

In this website the user can control an Intelligent House, opening blinds, turning lights on, preparing the bath and a lot more, all using remote controls.

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Freya's Cabin by Studio Weave in the Northumbrian wilderness of Kielder Water is inspired by the love story between Freya and Robin... *jamespallister

Freya's Cabin by Studio Weave in the Northumbrian wilderness of Kielder Water is inspired by the love story between Freya and Robin...

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Danish designers Komplot have created a set of concrete furniture for Swedish brand Nola. *acriacao

Danish designers Komplot have created a set of concrete furniture for Swedish brand Nola.

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130 Dore Street in California by Stanley Saitowitz ~ an interesting boxy design in SF... *NOTCOT

130 Dore Street in California by Stanley Saitowitz ~ an interesting boxy design in SF...

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Dubbed “The Shard”, also known as the London Bridge Tower, is a skyscraper that will stretch the imagination an astounding 1017ft tall when construction is completed in 2012. *vandit

Dubbed “The Shard”, also known as the London Bridge Tower, is a skyscraper that will stretch the imagination an astounding 1017ft tall when construction is completed in 2012.

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Housing project in Helsingborg by Wilhelmson Arkitekter where the windows have gilded frames *NOTCOT

Housing project in Helsingborg by Wilhelmson Arkitekter where the windows have gilded frames

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BIG's winning proposal for the new National Library in Kazakhstan features an innovative design that mixes a lineal circulation to store the books, twisted as an infinite loop. *tricky

BIG's winning proposal for the new National Library in Kazakhstan features an innovative design that mixes a lineal circulation to store the books, twisted as an infinite loop.

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Colorful interior courtyards with perforated volumes  give character to the San Sebastian high school in Chile, designed by Tidy Arquitectos. *tricky

Colorful interior courtyards with perforated volumes give character to the San Sebastian high school in Chile, designed by Tidy Arquitectos.

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A new contemporary arts program called ReMap is taking to the streets with guerilla-style artwork that blurs the lines between public property, commercial art practice, and vandalism.  *Flavorpill

A new contemporary arts program called ReMap is taking to the streets with guerilla-style artwork that blurs the lines between public property, commercial art practice, and vandalism.

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What would you do with a kilomater of wood? 
Designers, architects, carpenters and everybody else who had an idea what to do with unlimited amounts of wood and screws was invited to realise their proposals within three days...
*architonic

What would you do with a kilomater of wood?
Designers, architects, carpenters and everybody else who had an idea what to do with unlimited amounts of wood and screws was invited to realise their proposals within three days...

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Here's a first look at the 2009 Showtime House where 14 designers turn 2 NY penthouses into homes inspired by the 6 original Showtime series; Californication, Dexter, Nurse Jackie, the Tudors, United States of Tara & Weeds *laurasweet

Here's a first look at the 2009 Showtime House where 14 designers turn 2 NY penthouses into homes inspired by the 6 original Showtime series; Californication, Dexter, Nurse Jackie, the Tudors, United States of Tara & Weeds

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Zaha Hadid´s pavilion for the Burnham Centennial recently opened at the Millennium Park in Chicago, featuring video installations about the future of the city. *tricky

Zaha Hadid´s pavilion for the Burnham Centennial recently opened at the Millennium Park in Chicago, featuring video installations about the future of the city.

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Commercial building ’Textil’ in Serbia by Studio NEO Arhitekti. One of the nominees in MIES ARCH competition. *shmeksi

Commercial building ’Textil’ in Serbia by Studio NEO Arhitekti. One of the nominees in MIES ARCH competition.

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Great Britain’s first living wall has died after three years shading the front facade of a DSDHA-designed £1.5 million children’s center. The 30 species of flora growing are now just a “host of brown, wilting plants.” *Flavorpill

Great Britain’s first living wall has died after three years shading the front facade of a DSDHA-designed £1.5 million children’s center. The 30 species of flora growing are now just a “host of brown, wilting plants.”

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Hotel V was designed by studio OFF with an idea of roughness as a metaphor. The wall finished with a special mosaic expression tile to give different visual expressions in different weather conditions and viewing angles. *+MOOD

Hotel V was designed by studio OFF with an idea of roughness as a metaphor. The wall finished with a special mosaic expression tile to give different visual expressions in different weather conditions and viewing angles.

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The variable section of the Ventolera Winery adds a more naturally object on top of an almost untouched landscape. Designed by chilean architect Francisco Izquierdo. Great shots by Cristobal Palma. *tricky

The variable section of the Ventolera Winery adds a more naturally object on top of an almost untouched landscape. Designed by chilean architect Francisco Izquierdo. Great shots by Cristobal Palma.

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Ong & Ong renovated an art deco house in Singapore, creating a stunning new interior, complete with a pool. *tricky

Ong & Ong renovated an art deco house in Singapore, creating a stunning new interior, complete with a pool.

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An interesting round stage for the Austria Pavilion at the Zaragoza World Expo, by Solid Architecture. Note how the mirrors extend the performances. *tricky

An interesting round stage for the Austria Pavilion at the Zaragoza World Expo, by Solid Architecture. Note how the mirrors extend the performances.

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Truck Farm is a living, mobile garden inside the bed of a 1986 Dodge half-ton pickup truck which grows tomatoes, broccoli, arugula, and parsley. As a bonus all the Truck Farm activity is being recorded for TV too. *cakeheadlovesevil

Truck Farm is a living, mobile garden inside the bed of a 1986 Dodge half-ton pickup truck which grows tomatoes, broccoli, arugula, and parsley. As a bonus all the Truck Farm activity is being recorded for TV too.

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By Architects Pedro Pacheco + Marie Clément, Luz Cemetery is located in Luz, Mourão, Portugal. *atelier 29

By Architects Pedro Pacheco + Marie Clément, Luz Cemetery is located in Luz, Mourão, Portugal.

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The world as designer Justin Gorman sees it, including gigantic asterisks and footnotes! *Chris Burns

The world as designer Justin Gorman sees it, including gigantic asterisks and footnotes!

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RRA Architects finished another section of the National Tourist Route in Norway. The selection of the materials create a slight contrast with the landscape. Amazing views! *tricky

RRA Architects finished another section of the National Tourist Route in Norway. The selection of the materials create a slight contrast with the landscape. Amazing views!

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The Xeros residence in Phoenix, Arizona, is a experimental housing typology for dry environments. The materials used age during time, blending the structure with the landscape. Designed by BLANK Studio. *tricky

The Xeros residence in Phoenix, Arizona, is a experimental housing typology for dry environments. The materials used age during time, blending the structure with the landscape. Designed by BLANK Studio.

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Detractors call the design to an “outhouse” and allege that the tower intrudes on the rural landscape of Hamarøy, the village where Hamsun spent much of his life. The architect describes the concept of “building as a body.” *Flavorpill

Detractors call the design to an “outhouse” and allege that the tower intrudes on the rural landscape of Hamarøy, the village where Hamsun spent much of his life. The architect describes the concept of “building as a body.”

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Cool - Makedo is a building kit that lets you make things from whatever "found" materials you may have lying around. *ninakix

Cool - Makedo is a building kit that lets you make things from whatever "found" materials you may have lying around.

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A colorful installation at the gardens of the Cornell Campus in Ithaca, done by Pezo con Ellrichshausen and a group of students, creating  a grid of red sacks filled with straw. *tricky

A colorful installation at the gardens of the Cornell Campus in Ithaca, done by Pezo con Ellrichshausen and a group of students, creating a grid of red sacks filled with straw.

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A.P.C. opened their new London flagship store this summer. Check out the interior design, which is once again super clean. *newshow

A.P.C. opened their new London flagship store this summer. Check out the interior design, which is once again super clean.

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Transforming house, designed by Yaohua Wang,paid honour to Archigram. *orgnize

Transforming house, designed by Yaohua Wang,paid honour to Archigram.

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A huge vertical hanging gardens reminiscent of a ivy covered building created by Mario Cucinella Architects for a mixed used offices & retail units in Italy. *travelwithfrankgehry

A huge vertical hanging gardens reminiscent of a ivy covered building created by Mario Cucinella Architects for a mixed used offices & retail units in Italy.

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The Swedish architects Tham & Videgård Hansson unveiled one of their newest projects, the ‘Garden House’ in Södermanland, Sweden. Triangular, two storey core of the house is completely covered by a wooden trellis. *architonic

The Swedish architects Tham & Videgård Hansson unveiled one of their newest projects, the ‘Garden House’ in Södermanland, Sweden. Triangular, two storey core of the house is completely covered by a wooden trellis.

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Bricault design renovated an existing house in Venice, using a living wall system to control the temperature. *tricky

Bricault design renovated an existing house in Venice, using a living wall system to control the temperature.

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Nature Factory installation by Suposse Design, a series of pipes branch across the Diesel Denim Gallery in all directions. *tricky

Nature Factory installation by Suposse Design, a series of pipes branch across the Diesel Denim Gallery in all directions.

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A field of solar sunflowers recently sprouted up in the city of Austin. *MikeChino

A field of solar sunflowers recently sprouted up in the city of Austin.

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‘The Black Cloud’ by Heather and Ivan Morison
The structure is composed of triangular planes of a deformed geodesic dome which results in an amorphous and vivid-looking topology...
*architonic

‘The Black Cloud’ by Heather and Ivan Morison
The structure is composed of triangular planes of a deformed geodesic dome which results in an amorphous and vivid-looking topology...

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Concrete wallpaper to make your boring walls look like a stunning architectural highlight. *stilsucht

Concrete wallpaper to make your boring walls look like a stunning architectural highlight.

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The architects at Kavellaris Urban Design (KUD) have designed the Perforated House in Melbourne, Australia. *dm543

The architects at Kavellaris Urban Design (KUD) have designed the Perforated House in Melbourne, Australia.

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Footwear designer Chau Har Lee has a distinctive architectural style, using materials like laser-cut acrylic, wood, and steel alongside traditional leather. *acriacao

Footwear designer Chau Har Lee has a distinctive architectural style, using materials like laser-cut acrylic, wood, and steel alongside traditional leather.

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The iconic post modernism housing complex Cube Houses in Rotterdam has been converted into an affordable hostel. *tricky

The iconic post modernism housing complex Cube Houses in Rotterdam has been converted into an affordable hostel.

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Villa Room by Paul de Ruiter is another piece of fine dutch architecture. Clean lines, sober materials and good integration with the outside. *tricky

Villa Room by Paul de Ruiter is another piece of fine dutch architecture. Clean lines, sober materials and good integration with the outside.

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Designed by Make Archtects, located in London, United Kingdom. The nine-storey building offers 9,000m² of efficient, open-plan office space and incorporates retail and cafe facilities at ground level. *agus

Designed by Make Archtects, located in London, United Kingdom. The nine-storey building offers 9,000m² of efficient, open-plan office space and incorporates retail and cafe facilities at ground level.

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Probably one of the best new music videos I've seen for ages. Director Anthony Dickenson latest for band Miike Snow's - Animal single. Projections and sculptures using a mixture of animation and band performance footage. *Stem

video post Probably one of the best new music videos I've seen for ages. Director Anthony Dickenson latest for band Miike Snow's - Animal single. Projections and sculptures using a mixture of animation and band performance footage.

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In May this year the Commune of Granada, Spain opened the new Museo De La Memoria De Andalucia, designed by the Spanish architecture practice around Alberto Campo Baeza... *architonic

In May this year the Commune of Granada, Spain opened the new Museo De La Memoria De Andalucia, designed by the Spanish architecture practice around Alberto Campo Baeza...

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Wallpaper and Fortune teamed up to whittle down the list of top 50 hotels to the Top 10! Loving the pics of the Hotel Distrito Capital in Mexico City *NOTCOT

Wallpaper and Fortune teamed up to whittle down the list of top 50 hotels to the Top 10! Loving the pics of the Hotel Distrito Capital in Mexico City

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A red tubular structure by famous spanish architect Santiago Calatrava will help over 5,000 people from Calgary, Canada to commute  in and out of the city by either foot or bike. *tricky

A red tubular structure by famous spanish architect Santiago Calatrava will help over 5,000 people from Calgary, Canada to commute in and out of the city by either foot or bike.

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A pretty crazy design for Wisa 24 hotel by architect Pieta-Linda Auttila *annieves

A pretty crazy design for Wisa 24 hotel by architect Pieta-Linda Auttila

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