Imagine a house made with the sole purpose of hosting amazing parties. Now imagine that house in one of the party capitals of the world, Rio. The house is comprised of two reinforced concrete boxes, atop each other, connected on the mountainside of one of the islands of the colonial city of Paraty and Angra dos Reis (between São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro). The house in itself is fabulous but the views of the Brazilian ...

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When I first saw this, I immediately thought someone was inspired by Minecraft (game), regardless, it looks great. Designed by architect firm MVRDV, these apartments are located in Korea and they are a work of beauty. Standing at 300 meters high, these two buildings are not quite different than other buildings except for the cubic intersection taking place on the 27th floor and 10 floors up. This particular cubic part of the buildings is the reason ...

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Let me start by stating, Turkey is a beautiful country to the point where they are actually dedicating a whole building for disaster prevention and also serve as an educational center. OODA architects provided them with this outstanding proposal that is both visually stunning and very practical. The whole building is not a dull rectangle shoved on the ground, instead its a giant structure inspired by Turkish (islamic) art and is shoved on the ground. The ...

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Here is one great example of a surgeon knowing exactly that the appearance of his clinic has equal importance to his profession. Designed by Mal-Vi Architects, this Clinic located in Greece is nothing short of amazing. Using simple materials such as wood and beautiful calm colors, this clinic almost feels like home. The wavy wood is so simple yet adds a lot of quality to the overall look of the place, everything about it is just ...

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Yes, my obsession with workspaces continues. This time the subject of my addiction is the Adidas Headquarters in Herzogenaurach, Germany. The headquarters was designed by Kinzo Berlin studio, a design firm based in Germany. The building accommodates the 1700 employees in a very modern setting. Walking into the building, you are greeted by bridges of glass, a unique indoor environment, and a very refined furniture system. I loved the open spaces and the clean look as well ...

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Opera houses usually get  great architectural designs compared to any other building and this Opera House truly adds up to that expansive library. Set to be located in South Korea, this marvelous concept is a design entry by Architecture firm OODA and as you can see the theme is pretty clear, a sea shell by the sea. The whole modern approach to a familiar object is very clever and it is portrayed in a such beautiful ...

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This house has some extreme angles! Located in Sydney Australia, the Pitched Roof House was designed by architecture studio Chenchow Little. Due to the strict building code in the area, all houses are required to have pitched roofs, which actually turned out to be a great featured in the design. The black lines in the interior could be overwhelming, but I believe that it could be integrated into the interior design in such a way ...

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Movies are sure to have a lot of impact on people and Lord of the Rings perhaps has a lot to inspire and aspire us to create something that makes us perhaps relive middle earth, minus getting murdered. This house located in Wales looks gorgeous and what is most exciting is that the owner is actually a photographer and not an architect, he is Simon Dale. He designed the house and built it with his father ...

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Some may look at the following as completely useful or perhaps useless. This is a very interesting structure that is located on top of the ARoS art museum in Aarhus, Denmark and was designed by Olafur Eliasson. This structure is is a actually a 360 walkway taking shape of a ring and what makes it different is that it is colorful, so colorful that it has all the colors of a rainbow. I think this place ...

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This house, or should I say mansion is currently being built somewhere in Kuwait. It is a five story house (which is very large) and is being constructed for a single family. I’m not quite sure how how many are they but this house sure does look nice. The images you are about to see are concepts but they are being created right now. The house from the outside looks nice, I especially like the windows, ...

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I don’t know why would a family-oriented house be called 1001 Nights, it does not make sense to me but this house has its fair share of beauty. Built by the amazing architects A-cero, this beautiful house in Spain is something really different and stands out among other houses. The simple use of curves and overall concrete look really gives it a modern touch. These curves serve and are inspired by waves, as you can see they ...

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Today’s architecture feature is a beautiful modern residence located in the Hollywood Hills. The residence features beautiful lines and sharp edges that give it a very simplistic yet strong facade. Designed by LA based firm XTEN Architecture and named ‘Open House’ based on the ventilation system “where every elevation of the house is open to capture the prevailing breezes to passively ventilate and cool the house”. Part of the structures beauty is not just the ...

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Kuwait might not be the best destination for skyscraper sight seeing but it sure has its fair share of beautifully designed houses. One particular house is this that uses clever white and gray geometric shapes creating this sort of harmony that results in a great looking house. Designed by architect Issa Taha, this house is a unique demonstration of beautiful use of simple shapes and colors that creates outstanding results. I’m mostly interested in the visual ...

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Im obsessed with any form art that has a ridiculous amount of detail, but when it comes to choosing where to live, I’d definitely want to live in this house. This cubic-form house located in Portugal is all about simplicity, it is so relaxing and refreshing to look at and certainly looks comfortable to live in. This wonderful house was designed by Jorge Mealha and as you can see it is marvelous. The mostly white house ...

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Here’s a simple and beautiful design in such a confined place with a lot of beauty to stumble upon. This place is located in the Czech Republic and was designed by A1 Architects and I believe they have turned a storage place into a livable and lovable place. The white walls, use of wood and hints of gray here and there really give a modern edge to a place that usually never looks good. I love how ...

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There are countless sports centers around the world so creating one with completely unique facade is no easy task. But thats what Hamburg-based practice, GMP Architekten managed to achieve with the ‘Universiade Sports Center‘ located in Shenzen, China. According to the design team, the structure consists of “three crystalline buildings are nestled within an undulating landscape interconnected with pathways bordered with lakes. … the complex contains a stadium, multifunctional hall and swimming pool.” This is ...

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