Architecture

HDD integrates chinese garden design into an ultra-compact apartment in shanghai

the architect has deconstructed chinese garden elements from 2D to 3D layers, creating a dynamic and surreal experience in this small triple-floor-height apartment.
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wei yi’s design for the ridge project intuitively delivers a peaceful state of mind

wei yi’s ‘ridge’ is bestowed with the function of leisurely social activities among literati, where tea and wine are indispensable for hospitality and become essential elements for spatial arrangement.

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watch atlanta’s soon-to-be-open mercedes-benz stadium roof close in this time lapse

derived from the shape of a falcon’s wing, the roof features eight triangular panels that wrap it and move in unison along individual tracts.

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desai chia unites three offset structures to form charred timber lake house in michigan

new york-based architecture firm desai chia has completed a house overlooking lake michigan, which comprises three offset structures. the first volume contains the dwelling’s primary living accommodation, along with a kitchen and a covered seating terrace, while the two further buildings house the master bedroom suite and three children’s bedrooms respectively. connecting all three structures, […]

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