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 —..
Nestled among a row of six historic buildings built by Clement Clark Moore, the Chelsea Townhouse has been restored to its former glory. Lang Architecture has breathed new life into the heritage building by transforming its eleven, neglected single room residences into a sophisticated single-family dwelling...
Kiht’han Floodwater House
Sited adjacent to a coastal pond and the ocean in Sagaponack, New York, the Kiht’han Floodwater House is prone to flooding. Instead of letting it negatively impact their design, Bates Masi + Architects used the periodic rising waters as inspiration for a modern dwelling. The home, along with the pool,..
The future is unpredictable. Whether we live out our days in a dystopian Earth or on a foreign planet, an off-grid residence like The Cybunker would come in handy. The modular shelter is made from an aerodynamic frame and steel monocoque shell that has the ability to withstand harsh environmental conditions while a..
Housed in a 1930s soda factory in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn, the Bathhouse brings communal bathing to the borough. Guests enter into a sleek reception area, fitted with handmade cement tiles and a custom concrete walkway. A 6,500 square foot subterranean bathhouse is located below where..
With its steep limestone walls, France’s Verdon Gorge is a bucket list item for may rock climbers around the world. The river canyon’s cliffs reach over 2,000 feet making it a destination for multi-pitch climbing. To offer these climbers a resting spot, Christophe Benichou designed the Verdon Balconies. Inspired by..