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july 30, 2018


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new dorms with library for novice monks of buddhanimit temple in thailand


the architects skarn chaiyawat, rina shindo, andwitee wisuthumporn have renovated an existing abandoned building while keeping a part of the budget for a new library.

by skarnc


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harley-davidson's first purpose-built v-twin racer, 11K, restored to its original glory


the motorcycle, which goes on auction next month, is one of an astonishingly rare 79 original racers.

by kieron marchese


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takashi okuno builds the 'temple of the future' on japanese mountain


first in a series of steps for the renovation of a 1316-year-old temple, the ihaidō (hall for buddhist memorial tablets) is built using modern materials and easy construction methods.

by Takashi Okuno


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mesura extends a home in rural spain with vaulted brick pavilion casa IV


the mesura casa IV in valencia, spain is a transformation of the rural site into a pavilion of semi‐enclosed gardens and patios.

by kat barandy


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NASA reveals winners of 3D-printed mars habitat competition


teams had to come up with a solution that tackled the issues of transporting materials to mars, whilst considering the planet's extreme conditions.

by kieron marchese


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stefan hitthaler discovers and restores a tyrolean mountain chalet which resembles a UFO


the restored hitthaler bruneck UFO chalet seems to float above the sloping landscape while an access stair disappears into the sidewall like a UFO ladder.

by kat barandy


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CORE architecture plants a tropical garden on a concrete hillock in this energy-efficient office building, india


the architects were commissioned to develop a headquarters for local company EBIL and set an energy-efficient building.

by origenedesign


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neomam imagines what cryptocurrencies could look like in physical form


neomam has developed these 10 physical bank notes to illustrate the major players in the financial tech industry and how their infrastructure could play a major role in everyday life in the near future.

by wes toshiro purpura


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8-bit meets the 80s in these animated architectural floor plans of cult classic films


in collaboration with angie's list, a home design firm, neomam has released seven 8-bit gifs that are styled from iconic 1980's films, utilizing their brand and style to engage their audience.

by wes toshiro purpura


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michel de broin's public sculptures emerge from the ground like giant tree trunks


set in montreal's ICAO plaza, the two monumental installations are fit with staircases and viewing platforms, inviting passers-by to inhabit the landscape.

by sofia lekka angelopoulou


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london bridge station completes £1 billion redevelopment scheme


a team including global architecture firm grimshaw has completed a major railway terminus in the UK capital.

by philip stevens


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lopez-rivera's casa celosía along spain's coastline is clad with delicate ceramic latticework


the house, sited along spain's cataluña coastline, has a facade of delicate ceramic latticework which floods the interior with filtered sunlight.

by kat barandy


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the TERRA! grass armchair camouflages on your lawn

$340
by TERRA!
from Italy

 


 



the 'bookmark-pen' camouflages as a leaf within your book

$20 $15
by Appree
from South Korea

 


 

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