Dutch Underground

Netherlands - Denieuwegeneratie Year built:     2011 Photography:     Jaap Vliegenthart, John Lewis Marshall This underground home sits in the Dutch moorland. In winter, when the sun is lower, the large glass facade…

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Waking up in church!

If you find yourself praying for a bigger home, perhaps converting a church is your solution. They're always lofty so even a small church offers the opportunity of a significant…

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The Lotus Centre

Wujin China  -  Studio 505  Year built:     2013 Cost:     $12 million Hey Mum... look what we can get for just AUD$12 million (USD$11.2)!  Seriously, the second…

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Shibuya Skinny
Shibuya Skinny - only three metres wide... externally!

Shibuya Skinny

Shibuya  Tokyo  Japan  -  Masanori Kuwabara, Sabaoarch Site area:     40.12m2  (433 sq ft) Building envelope:     24.06M2  (260 sq ft) Floor area:     78.06m2  (843 sq…

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Living on the Edge
Living on the edge...

Living on the Edge

There's a great contrast between the natural world and the structures humans build to challenge and overcome it. This contrast is easily observed in these villages and homes built on…

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