Triangular private house located in the western part of greater Athens, Megara, Greece, designed by Tense Architecture Network (TAN).
Winner of Häuser Award 2016, 3rd prize for best house in Europe.
In plan, the residence is arranged within a triangle, whereas in section, it follows the natural inclination. Two open courtyards connected by an open-air corridor are opposed to two closed volumes (sleeping quarters next to the entrance, and the main living area) bridged with a glass-roofed ramp on the opposite side…(read more)
The entrance and pathways of the Nomentana house on Horseshoe lake, Maine, US, designed by Manhattan based landscape architecture firm Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates (MVVA)
The renovated Mathilde house, positioned between a busy street on the front and a big garden on the back, designed by Belgian NU Architectuuratelier led by Armand Eeckels and Halewijn Lievens.
Photography by Stijn Bollaert
Staircase in a private house located on a small island in the North Sea, by Swedish architect Karin Matz.
The inexpensive refurbisment of a 36.0 sqm abandoned apartment in Stockholm, by Swedish architect Karin Matz.
The bathroom and the right part of the house, where all the functions are squeezed in on top of, in-between, under and inside each other (bedroom, kitchen, wardrobe and storage) are completely redone, while the rest of the free standing space is left with all walls repaired, but more or less as they have been for the last 20 years.