Imagine living in a home surrounded by green landscape flanked by trees on all sides. This 1,937 square foot residence embodies all of those traits:
Designed by Polish architects KWK Promes, the idea was to create some space for a small recording studio and a conservatory. The decided to link the ground floor with the grassy roof through an “incision” in the green plane and “bending” the incised fragment down. The roof was then transformed into a type of sanctuary, as the only way to reach it was through the interior of the house.
This 17-story tower is going to be built in Montpellier, France. Architect Sou Fujimoto won a competition to design it this week, and the building is called L'Arbre Blanc, or "the White Tree." Read more
As part of a Salone Del Mobile during Milan Design Week 2014, a new series titled Where Architects Live shows us their homes instead of their work. From Zaha Hadid's open-space London home to Russian artist El Lissitzky, and architect Shigeru Ban's to Brazilian architect Marcio Kogan resides on the 12th floor of a building he designed in 1980, check it out in the gallery below: Read more