House A / Werner Maritsas

One of my favorite works, a tinny 34 sqm studio located next to Acropolis archeological park in Athens, featured by the amazing Kristen Dirksen of Faircompanies.

Villa Moller / Adolf Loos


Street facade of the Viennese Villa Moller designed by architect Adolf Loos in 1928.

Loos visited the island of Skyros in 1904 and was influenced by the cubic architecture of the Greek islands. (sic)


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Megara Residence / TENSE Architecture


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.


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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)


Zen forest house

A beautiful handcrafted forest house in Oregon, USA, inspired by the traditional Japanese Minka homes, build from salvaged materials by Brian Schulz.

Video from Kirsten Dirksen of Faircompanies.

House in Hibaru / Suppose Design

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A 112sqm split level family house, build on the slope of the water reservoir in Fukuoka, created by Japan-based Suppose Design Office.

Photos by Toshiyuki Yano

via dezeen

The Flood Plain House / Paul Hirzel

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The Flood Plain House in Idaho, US, designed by American architect Paul Hirzel

via archdaily

Ktima House / C. Rebelo and S. Martins

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Ktima, a half-buried 720sqm holiday house designed to connect like a bridge the two sides of a 25560 sqm valley plot, in Antiparos island, Greece. By architects Camilo Rebelo and Susana Martins for Oliaros developers.

Photos by Mads Mogensen – via archdaily

previously: Aloni house by Oliaros

Nomentana Garden / MVVA

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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)

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