Watch These Historic Ruins Rebuilt As Modern Homes

The same creative minds responsible for virtually transforming the Simpsons’ Springfield house into an array of architectural styles are back with another batch of eye-catching imaginary design projects. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

This 182 Square Foot Tiny Cabin Is BIG on Style

When the thought of a wooden retreat comes to mind, it immediately accompanies images of solitude and a discrete place that blends in with its surroundings. However, this modern tiny house in upstate New York meets at least half of those criteria due to its bold structure that allows it to stand out against a natural backdrop. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

These Rugged Tiny Cabins Are Your Perfect Desert Vacation Destination

As technology evolves, the constant struggle to disconnect from our fast-paced, device-laden lives becomes more of a challenge. For that reason, desert escapes like Cohesion Studio’s tiny steel cabins near the northern border of Joshua Tree National Park have become increasingly appealing. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

These 200 Square Foot Tiny House-Inspired Dorms Will Make You Want to Go Back to School

Student housing options vary from school to school, but there’s a particularly eye-catching project in the Netherlands that will hopefully serve as a model for future designs. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

Check Out This Co-Working Village Made of Shipping Containers

Believe it or not, working from the local coffee shop isn’t always as cool as it sounds. Given the advent of the increasingly popular co-working space, it’s apparent that quite a few coffee-chugging remote employees would agree. Dutch architect Julius Taminiau has expounded upon this concept of creating special places to get stuff done with Startup Village, an inventive co-working space in Amsterdam Science Park in the Netherlands that’s made entirely of colorful shipping containers. (Creativity and upcycling, FTW.) READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

This 194 Square Foot Pre-Fab Cabin Is the Ultimate Off-the-Grid Escape

Because obsessing over remote getaways is completely normal and appropriate at all times, here’s a tiny pre-fab cabin on the border of Turkey and Greece that will surely beckon you to its threshold. Istanbul firm SO? Architecture and Ideas designed the stylish dwelling with minimalism, durability and sustainability in mind. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

An Old Chicago Church Is Now a One-of-a-Kind Forever Home — House Tour

Name: Jim Jacoby and Molly MorterLocation: Logan Square — Chicago, IllinoisSize: Approximately 5,500 square feet shared between the main home space upstairs and a design studio and two-bedroom apartment downstairs (not featured).Years lived in: 1.5 years, owned It was love at first “site” for Jim and Molly when they first visited the house that would become their very own forever home. The former church, which was built in 1890 and is located in Chicago’s hip Logan Square neighborhood, had been converted to a home in 1994 by the previous owners. Upon first visit, Jim and Molly were immediately drawn to Read More

This Impressive 3D-Printed House Has the Most Extra Kitchen Ever

The feats accomplished with 3D printing just get more impressive by the minute. The latest mind-blowing project is this 3D-printed house which a portable robot built in 48 hours. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

This Impressive Brick Townhouse Blurs the Boundaries of Inside and Out

Vietnam design firm H & P Architects went back to the basics with the construction of its Brick Cave townhome. Situated in the urban area of Hanoi, the cave-like dwelling cleverly utilizes nature’s cues instead of relying on man-made tactics. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico

10 Architects You Should be Following on Instagram

There’s no shortage of awesome architects to follow on Instagram. The hashtag #architectureporn alone produces more than 5 million posts, many of which come straight from the hands of innovative architects across the globe. And if you’re anything like us, you depend on daydream-inducing Instagram posts to help get you through the day. So to ensure that your feed is always filled with design inspo, we rounded up ten awe-inspiring architects to follow on IG. Read ahead for a few of the coolest architectural accounts on the ‘gram. READ MORE » Powered by WPeMatico