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Cultural Center in Senegal Connects Local and International Art

Thread is a visually stunning cultural center in the Tambacounda region of Senegal.  Toshiko Mori Architects’ design for the space includes two artist residences and ample indoor and outdoor areas for the community. Activity flows seamlessly between the structure and its surroundings. Show More Summary

A Room With a Panoramic View

Located a stone’s throw away from the state capitol of Arkansas, this 344-square-meter home has a restrained style that borders on being a minimalist interior. This serves to better highlight the true focal point of this home: the stunning panoramic views of the Arkansas forests. Show More Summary

A Sculptural, Simple Prefab Home in Sweden

Think low-cost homes are boring and lacking inspiration? Think again! The Happy Cheap prototype for inexpensive prefab homes proves that affordable home design can look attractive and use space wisely. Not only that, but they can be integrated beautifully into the landscape. Show More Summary

19 Minimalist Christmas Decorations to DIY This Weekend

With Thanksgiving behind us, it’s hard to ignore that Christmas is right around the corner. Whether you’re eager to put up the tree, or feeling a little dread to get out the unorganized decoration boxes, we’ve rounded up a few modern, minimalist Christmas decorations that you can DIY this weekend in sweatpants, and sipping hot cocoa. Show More Summary

Simple Geometry Shines in Modern Seattle Home

Floisand Studio designed the Teh House, a private residence in Seattle, Washington. As laid out in the pictures following, the exterior of the building displays a simple geometry — two stacked rectangular volumes in a bold black and white. Show More Summary

The De Gaspé House in Montreal Embraces Family Life

Located in the heart of the Villeray district, Montreal, the De Gaspé House project by la SHED Architecture consisted of the major renovation of an existing building that, through previous renovations, had lost most of its original character. Show More Summary

A Flawless Family Home Near Sao Paulo

Located in Alphaville, a residential district in the outskirts of São Paulo, the Jaragua Residence spreads over 1,200 square meters and three floors. Asking for a home where the air could continuously flow, the young couple and their two children received a cozy and open home designed by architect Fernanda Marques. Show More Summary

The Light-Filled Casa Zauia

With a hillside location offering panoramic views of Algarve, Portugal, Casa Zauia by Mario Martins Atelier seems especially built for contemplation. The overall design of the residence was partially dictated by the building restrictions in the area, however, its final silhouette inspires lightness and modern simplicity. Show More Summary

Half-Sunk in the Dune House

Located on the island of Terschelling in the Netherlands, Dune House by Marc Koehler Architects rises over the harsh terrain, offering views of the North Sea. Its shape resembles a wooden diamond, which varies in angle and exposure as the visual perspective shifts. Show More Summary

Haus Wiesenhof Characterized By Rustic Simplicity

With a relaxing view and a minimalist design, the cozy Haus Wiesenhof was dubbed by its architects as “a place of peace and contemplation”. The home is strongly connected to nature through various balconies, terraces, and its wood-clad exterior. Show More Summary

A Quaint Apartment Designed For A Ballerina

Água Verde Apartment in Curitiba, Brazil is a charming redesign project by Leandro Garcia. The designer upgraded a 323 square foot studio owned by an ex-ballet dancer by expanding the social area and optimizing each space. As you can...Show More Summary

Merging Cultures in Oslo Eco-Gastrobar

The Vino Veritas eco-gastrobar  is the product of the dynamic Spanish creative consultancy Masquespacio. They imagined their latest international project in the Norwegian capital, Oslo, as a colorful and elegant 198-square-meter space which fuses two beautiful cultures. Show More Summary

New York Cottage Embraces Simplicity

In a world of busy schedules and unending notifications, simplicity offers comfort and relaxation. This modern cottage in Sagaponack, a village in Suffolk County, New York, embraced the magic of simplicity. Dressed in a wooden skin, this impressive modern cottage was named after its location: Sagaponack Cottage. Show More Summary

An Industrial, Colorful Loft in London

Located in an old factory near Edgware Rd, London, United Kingdom, this colorful and animated loft was thoroughly planned and designed by Cloud Studios. Playful and artistic, the apartment gives away good vibes at every step. An open...Show More Summary

Stunning Stone House in Rural Portugal

This charming stone house located in rural Portugal was in need of an upgrade. Architects Nuno Brandão Costa took on the challenge of renovating and extending the building in Melgaço, a village in Viana do Castelo District. “The powerful...Show More Summary

52 Stunningly Scandinavian Interior Designs

It’s straightforward while remaining ultra-functional. It celebrates natural light in a place that can go many months with very little sun. It there anything as stunningly simple as a Scandinavian interior? Known for its simplicity,Show More Summary

Undermountain Offers Modern Countryside Living

O’Neill Rose Architects designed Undermountain so that, from far away, the home appears to be floating slightly above the marsh, anchored into the hillside. In heavy rainfall, water runs over the rocks below the house, creating a temporary private stream. Show More Summary

Fashion Designer’s Colorful Taiwanese Apartment

This apartment in Taiwan is 100 square meters of rich color on display. The owner, a young fashion designer trained in France, wanted an apartment that displayed the myriad sources of inspiration for fashion design, including brightShow More Summary

Industrial-Style Penthouse in Berlin Elevated by Works of Art

Santiago Brotons Design completed an elegant loft with industrial-style influences in Berlin, Germany. The 320-square-foot penthouse is close to Ku-Damm, Berlin’s famous shopping area and features three terraces with views over the city. Show More Summary

Sparse and Simple Island Home in Sweden

  The backdrop to Viggsö is windswept landscape of stone cliffs, pine trees and shaggy lichen- a faded color palette, fitting for a minimalist home. Designed by Arrhov Frick Arkitektkontor, this sparse home is designed to accommodate a family of five on this Swedish Island, located on the Stockholm archipelago. Show More Summary

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