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Continuing our series celebrating Palm Springs Modernism Week, we're examining Hope Residence, the home that American architect John Lautner designed for comedian Bob Hope to resemble a volcano. Read more
in order to ensure a sense of openness, the architects decided to forgo traditional enclosed rooms.The post yabashi architect & associates tops house in bungotakada with large gable roof appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
The overhanging roof of this lakeside residence in Quebec's Laurentian mountain range was designed by architecture studio YH2 to match the profile of a bird's wings. Read more
the yacht is only 5000 mm x 2700 mm. The post jet capsule’s newest mini jet has a removable roof appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Canadian firm MacLennan Jaunkalns Miller Architects has completed a swimming centre for the University of British Columbia, which is surrounded by fritted glass and topped with a dramatic white roof. Read more
The zigzag profile of this Canadian lake house allows natural light to enter deep into living spaces from skylights, while helping orient solar panels to maximise their efficiency. Read more
This compact timber-and-concrete cabin in the Norwegian village of Nerskogen incorporates large windows that angle upwards to make the most of views towards the nearby lake and mountain range. Read more
AIX Arkitekter has completed an exhibition hall and shelter, to protect the site of a ninth-century church in the village of Varnhem, southwest Sweden. Read more
the dwelling has been designed to maximize natural light and ventilation, so that artificial light and air conditioning are not required. The post MW archstudio’s tree-filled house in vietnam is topped with a secluded roof garden appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Beijing studio WEI Architects used traditional materials and construction techniques to convert a derelict house in Fujian province into a guesthouse featuring curving tiled roofs and reclaimed windows. Read more is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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