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sandellsandberg clads swedish wildlife park building in playful red wooden drapes

sandellsandberg has built a new entrance building for eriksberg wild & nature, scandinavia’s largest wildlife park and nature reserve, located in blekinge, sweden. the...

shortlist for the UK’s best new building

a private house made entirely of cork, an energy-efficient residential development, an opera house, and a new visitor center for the yorkshire sculpture park...

parasitic house is a tiny 12 sqm dwelling by el sindicato in ecuador

perched on the rooftop of an existing building within the san juan neighborhood of quito in ecuador, el sindicato arquitectura has built ‘parasitic house’...

carlos castanheira expands barrocas house in portugal

porto-based architect carlos castanheira has completed the extension of a sprawling residential property in central portugal. the overhaul of the ‘barrocas house’ involved the...

couvelas/kouvelas blends summer house into greek island’s landscape

couvelas/kouvelas placed a summer house in the middle of a steep hillside at andros island, greece, its only neighbor being an old lighthouse on...

mass design materializes wave in wood for lighthouse in amsterdam boat

a wavy interior space, the lighthouse, created by mass design crowns the top of a 1920s houseboat in amsterdam. a wooden wave inside the...

muñoz miranda designs residential complex in malaga with extruding volumes

irregularly stacked volumes emerge from the facade of this residential building designed by muñoz miranda architects. located on the spanish coast of malaga, and built...

toprojekt’s polish residence doubles as a barrier that blocks highway noise

toprojekt’s cichy house is a renovated, elongated residence nestled in the fields of leszczyny, poland. the modern house was designed for a sophisticated, young...

lake house by wafai features a wall that gradually transforms into the roof

turin-based architecture and design practice WAFAI has envisioned a luxury villa for a single family located on switzerland’s lake türlersee. featuring a dynamic and...

designboom talks to annabelle selldorf about the art of architecture

‘the big task of architecture is doing something that is way bigger than making just buildings,’ said annabelle selldorf on stage at design indaba’s...