Infrastructure is essential to the efficient operation of our cities and impacts on how we live, work and play. It can also offer a significant opportunity for..
Sited on a steep slope plot north of Stockholm, the Dalarna House is designed to fade into the scenery over time. The dwelling is comprised of two volumes clad in timber planks to resemble the surrounding silver birch and pine trees. Their slanted roofs are oriented to focus on views of the lake and forest. An..
2020 New American Home
For the 35th straight year, the National Association of Home Builders has built the New American Home, recognizing emerging trends and styles. For 2020, the home is a 7,683-square-foot, four-bedroom, five-bath affair set above the Vegas strip. Valued at $5.7 million, it houses a yoga studio, wine tasting..
Lake Geneva Farmhouse
Sited on 19 rolling acres in Southern Wisconsin, the Lake Geneva Farmhouse pays homage to the local prairie vernacular. Collective Office comprised the modern farmhouse as three staggered volumes connected by a single walkway. Clad in Alaskan yellow cedar shingles and black standing seam metal, the gabled..
Located in downtown Denver, the Marion House started out as the residence of the Chipotle founder. With a new set of owners coming in from across the pond, Surround Architecture transformed the iconic bachelor pad into a tranquil family dwelling. The transition included a full remodel and an expansion that brought in a..
Noma Copenhagen 2.0
In 2017, chef René Redzepi closed the doors to his world-renowned restaurant. Recently, the two-Michelin-star eatery relocated to a former Royal Danish Navy warehouse that’s been completely reimagined by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG). The new Noma is devised as a culinary garden village and features a collection of..
If the 1,800-square-foot Cybunker is too compact for your dystopian future, Russian design firm Modern Houses has another option. The Cyberhouse is an apocalyptic dream home offering 3,230 square feet of living space and a full system of protective features. Inspired by Elon Musk’s Cybertruck, the sleek, angular exterior..
Some cars, like the Maserati GranTurismo, are considered a work of art. So rather than lock away their ride in a dingy garage, a couple in Japan wanted to display it like the masterpiece it is. Alongside the main living area, Fujiwaramuro Architects placed a glass wall to showcase the automobile for the interior...
Aspen Ridge House
Running parallel to the Rocky Mountains, the Aspen Ridge House offsets the rugged scenery with a contemporary design. The dwelling was originally built in 1968 and is now a masterful combination of old and new. Spreading horizontally across a ridgeline. its modern form sits behind a series of remnant stone walls...
Interstellar Lab EBIOS Facility
Getting to Mars is one thing, living there is another. To help astronauts prepare for life on the Red Planet, Interstellar Lab has plans for an Experimental Bio-Regenerative Station here on Earth. The Paris-based has worked with NASA to develop water treatment and plant growth systems for the EBIOS —..