This family home in Japan has been set on a small site that encouraged the designers to built upwards. Located in the district of Taito in Tokyo, the area is known for its many old wooden houses and historical temples. The architects have attempted to capture and recreate some of this atmosphere with this […]
Italian architecture firm Studioata designed this tiny house that’s set on a mountain in Turin, Italy. The site has been home to the traditional structure for a number of years, and some of its features have been maintained through its transformation from rustic outbuilding to contemporary home.
With a floor plan of just 377 square […]
This project, called Gunnar’s House, is set among the forest of a residential area in Os i Østerdalen, Norway. It’s been designed by a local architecture firm who go by the name of Huus Og Heim Arkitektur. They were responsible for the overall delivery of the clients dream forest home.
From the outset the architects […]
This tiny apartment in Budapest, Hungary, has been redesigned by Batlab Architects for a couple. Dubbed “Strict Elegance”, the floor plan and functional areas were left – for the most part – as they were. Instead they focused on the insertion of a few elements and the overall finish of the property.
The unit […]
Designed and built by students of the Yale School of Architecture, this small home is intended to be an affordable housing solution for low-income families. The house was completed as part of the school’s Jim Vlock Building Project (JVBP) programme.
The JVBP programme was established in 1967 and involves the construction of affordable homes […]
Designed by Andrew Simpson of WireDog Architecture, this small house is set on a sloping quarter-acre lot in New Zealand. It’s now home to Simpson and his fiancée and features a number of simple elements that make it feel cozy and larger than it is.
In the past Simpson experimented with a variety of […]