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The Ranch Mine builds casiTa guesthouse in Phoenix backyard

April 12, 2021 Jenna McKnight 0
casiTa by The Ranch Mine.

A massive pivot door enables an interior room to open onto a covered patio in casiTa, a guesthouse in Arizona designed by architecture firm The Ranch Mine. Encompassing 974 square feet (90 square metres), the guesthouse sits on an urban lot in a residential area in Phoenix. It was designed for the backyard of the Foo house,

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Shikism Building / Ryuichi Sasaki + Sasaki Architecture

April 11, 2021 Hana Abdel 0

Located on a commercial street about thirty minutes by train from the center of Tokyo, within walking distance from Shiki Station in Saitama Prefecture, this steel-frame multi-tenant building has four stories above ground and one below. The city of Shiki prospered as a commercial area on the banks of the Shingashi River during the Edo period, and in modern times developed as a major stop on the Tobu-Tojo railway line.

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Tim Robinson’s Terrazzo Studio provides a “tropical oasis” in a London garden

April 11, 2021 Alyn Griffiths 0
A studio clad in green terrazzo

Architect Tim Robinson has designed and built a studio and workshop at the end of his garden in east London, featuring walls made from green terrazzo chosen to blend with the garden’s tropical planting. Robinson, who heads creative design and architecture studio Sonn, wanted to add a new space for working and relaxing in the

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S*PARK by Tres Birds Workshop occupies full city block in Denver

April 10, 2021 Jenna McKnight 0
S*PARK

Reclaimed brick and metal panels form the exterior of a residential and commercial project in Colorado’s capital, designed by local firm Tres Birds Workshop. Called the S*PARK, the mixed-use development totalling 100,000-square-feet (9,290-square-metres) – a full city block – is located near downtown Denver in the Five Points neighbourhood. Local studio Tres Birds Workshop served as

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Dark roof brings loftiness to small Kyoto terrace house

April 10, 2021 Rima Sabina Aouf 0
Black ceiling in Kyoto house

Japanese-Australian architecture studio Atelier Luke has renovated an old Kyoto row house, giving the narrow home a black-stained timber ceiling to create “a spacious void of shadows”. Named Terrace House near Demachiyanagi, the home has a historic facade that Atelier Luke restored while bringing contemporary Japanese and Australian design sensibilities into the interior. The studio started

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Ten interiors with pastel colours that freshen up the home for spring

April 10, 2021 Cajsa Carlson 0
Pale yellow dining room with wooden floors

For this lookbook, we’ve rounded up ten home interiors decorated in pastel tints that show how ice-cream colours can give spaces a fresh, calming look. The selection from our archive, which includes bathrooms to bedrooms and kitchens, shows how pastels – made by adding white to pure colours to make them more luminous and less

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DF_DC hides Swiss apartment block behind Pisa Baptistery-informed concrete wall

April 9, 2021 James Parkes 0

Architecture studio DF_DC has designed a concrete apartment block overlooking Lake Lugano in the south of Switzerland that has a concrete exoskeleton so that the interior spaces are “free to change over time”. Named after its street, Via Carona 6 contains 14 private-rental apartments that are shielded from the road by a concrete wall that was informed

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David Chipperfield designs red concrete and brick apartment block for New York

April 8, 2021 India Block 0
11-19 Jane Street

British practice David Chipperfield Architects has realised 11-19 Jane Street, an apartment building in New York with a ruddy-hued facade of brick and coloured concrete. The new six-storey building, which replaces a parking garage that dated from the 1920s, is located in the city’s Greenwich Village neighbourhood. To complement the mix of 19th and 20th-century

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David Chipperfield designs red concrete and brick apartment block for New York

April 8, 2021 India Block 0
11-19 Jane Street

British practice David Chipperfield Architects has realised 11-19 Jane Street, an apartment building in New York with a ruddy-hued facade of brick and coloured concrete. The new six-storey building, which replaces a parking garage that dated from the 1920s, is located in the city’s Greenwich Village neighbourhood. To complement the mix of 19th and 20th-century

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