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THE ENCHANTING NEST DESIGN CONCEPT

Located within the rural forest of France’s Chateau de Ebaupina lies the design concept of livable treehouse modules called “The Enchanting Nest” by Studio Shanil.  Shanil Riyaz and the design team created this collection of tiered nests amid the surrounding trees and historic castles of southwestern Farnce. This whimsical design is set to bring in tourism to the rural areas including Vibrac, […]

ICELAND VOLCANO MUSEUM

Bee Breeders Architecture Competitions has just announced the winners for their Iceland Volcano Museum design competition.  Located in Northern Iceland, the Volcano Museum is to be placed near Hverfjall volcano in the Dimmuborgir region. The famed volcano has a large, circular crater roughly 140 meters deep and 1,000 meters wide and is estimated to have been created 2500 years ago by a volcanic explosion. The main goal for this […]

DIAMANTEN CABIN

Designed by A38 arkitekter in the winter valley of Oppdal, Norway, the Diamanten Cabin showcases beautiful, stark design among the vastly rural surroundings.   Taken inspiration and named after the Norwegian word for diamond, the icy retreat sits in the Norwegian mountains next to a myriad of other traditional wooden buildings from the 19th-century. However, this architecture is far conventional.   The Diamanten Cabin is “designed as an exercise in the […]

F40 X COUNTACH | THE ULTIMATE 80’S MASHUP

Ever wonder what would happen if you took two iconic cars and put them together? In most cases you would end up with something resembling the Homer car from the Simpsons. But when Abimelec Design took two of the greatest supercars ever made and mashed them up, what we get is something we wish had […]

ASTON MARTIN SYLVAN ROCK HOUSE

Aston Martin has partnered with S3 Architecture in the newly released design of their first residential estate, Sylvan Rock.   The stunning, modern estate is located in the rural Hudson Valley of Rhinebeck, New York and is the first time that they auto company has designed a private home.   “The estate is ‘a strong marriage of design sensibilities. […]

HENNESSY X FRANK GHERY

Renowned architect Frank Ghery’s mastery of form is still on full display despite scaling down his work for a collaboration with Hennesy XO Cognac. Ghery put together this effort in celebration of the brand’s 150th anniversary. The approach to body and ornamentation that Ghery has displayed in his previous works like the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Downtown Los Angeles is […]

NESTRON CUBE TWO TINY HOUSE

“Pick, place – and live anywhere”. This is a motto that company Nestron House followed when building the Neutron Cube Two Tiny House – the first fully prefabricated, integrated and equipped smart house in the world with zero construction required.  Designed in Singapore and built in Shenzhen, China, Cube Two follows the construction of the original Cube One design. Nestron allows customers […]

CRETAN SUMMER HOUSE

Sitting in the foothills of Rethymno, Greece, Architectural Design company POLYERGO, has created a stunning, modern summer home on the rural island of Crete.   EXTERIOR DESIGN  Organically merging with the local landscape and Grecian housing traditions, the property is carefully inserted in the sloping terrain with a main central courtyard. Each separate building revolves around this central area, the “avlì”, and a staircase that directs views toward the surrounding hillside while separating the […]

PINE COVE HOUSE

Amid the isolated Covid-19 pandemic, the Ukrainian design team at Dezest has created a stunning vision of a forest retreats labeled as the Pine Cove House.   Pictured as an escape from congested metropolitan areas, where the air is more breathable and the green more abundant, this break-taking architectural project is worth marveling over. The Dezest team comments on the design: “Even […]

TOM DIXON “OCTAGON” EXHIBIT – LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL

Famed designer Tom Dixon has recently announced his plans for this year’s London Design Festival. His London headquarters will be transformed into an “OCTAGON” exhibition. The new design installation will see the space divided equally into eight different architectural sections, each one showing a different aspect of Dixon’s designs. Within the eight spaces there includes a […]