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      Results: 21

      Friends in high places: loft living

      Brand story

      Peter Smisek

      18.12.2018

      As cleverly adapted spaces, lofts projects provide toothy creative fodder for architects and aspirational living for their users.

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      Smart before there was smart: The Frankfurt Kitchen

      Jaime Heather Schwartz

      24.09.2018

      Before the smart kitchen came the standardised kitchen. No one did more to shape the landscape of this most-essential of domestic spaces than Margarete Schütte-Lihotzky, with her 1926 Frankfurt Kitchen project.

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      The architecture of cuisine: new kitchen projects

      Alyn Griffiths

      24.09.2018

      With bold design concepts that don't forgo functionality, a number of recent, architecturally led kitchen projects underscore the trend for seamlessly integrated cooking and living spaces.

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      High five: 5 residential towers with lofty ideals

      Jaime Heather Schwartz

      19.07.2018

      Combining sustainability with premium amenities, recently completed residential towers give new meaning to living the high life.

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      Size isn't everything: new micro architecture

      Peter Smisek

      19.07.2018

      With the ability to live more sustainably, and just about anywhere, micro homes might just be the solution to really living large.

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      Reaching out: 4 homes with a view

      Madeline Bouton

      09.01.2018

      Interior spaces form a rich dialogue with their immediate environments in a raft of new vista-filled residential projects, where architects have also drawn on the very materials that surround their builds.

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      Be boulder: new mountain homes

      Peter Smisek

      08.01.2018

      In a raft of new residential projects, architects find breathtaking solutions to stage mountains' great natural capital, namely the magnificent views, without skimping on comfort.

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      Spare space: new minimalist interiors

      Madeline Bouton

      17.10.2017

      In the age of information overload, minimalist interiors are more than a trend. They’re a means by which to restore mental awareness. Combining formal minimalism with warm material palettes, these newly renovated homes offer not only space for

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      Taking it to the next level: new residential towers

      Dominic Lutyens

      16.10.2017

      Architects demonstrate how high-rise can mean high-density, but not at the expense of contextual awareness or safety. 

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      Run to the Hills!: new cabin architecture

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      20.01.2017

      Trying to square your new year’s resolution to get out more with a desire to get away from it all? Your cabin waits…

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      Sweet and Lowdown: Flexform's timeless Groundpiece sofa

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      Bethan Ryder

      18.09.2016

      One of dozens of collaborations between Italian brand FLEXFORM and Milan-based architectural grandee Antonio Citterio, the Groundform sofa celebrates 15 years of low-slung, informal relaxation.

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      Coasting It: beach-house architecture

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      22.08.2016

      When it comes to building types for aspirational living, nothing quite trumps the beach house. The architectural surf’s up!

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      Kitchen Stories

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      Dominic Lutyens

      18.05.2016

      Recent years have seen the kitchen become the non plus ultra of socialising spaces within the domestic sphere. Such a development is in no small part thanks to premium manufacturer ARCLINEA, which delivers kitchen environments that make you linger

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      Steamy Windows

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      Ulrich Büttner

      25.04.2016

      V-ZUG, the Swiss market leader in household appliances, has spent the last 100 years turning the marriage of precision, longevity and innovative technology with elegant forms and surfaces into a veritable artform. Swiss understatement at its best.

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      German engineering meets American design

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      Katharina Sommer

      19.04.2016

      RICHARD NEUTRA made his name as an architect of modern Californian homes, yet is relatively unknown as a designer of furniture. His furniture designs, which long lay dormant in the archives of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), are

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      The Revenant

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      Simon Keane-Cowell

      30.03.2016

      Hear the name RICHARD NEUTRA and you’d be forgiven for thinking first and foremost of the legendary Austrian-American architect’s sun-kissed Californian villas. But, as premium German furniture manufacturer VS highlights through a unique staging,

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      The Living Kitchen

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      Simon Keane-Cowell

      16.02.2016

      When premium kitchen brand FRANKE KITCHEN SYSTEMS decided to develop Frames by Franke, the market’s first-ever total product line, they didn’t skimp on quality or performance. Things are definitely cooking.

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      Bathrooms as art

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      Anderson-Frank Lachlan

      25.01.2016

      In Italy, the design of a bathroom and its fixtures is an art. But the luxury Italian sanitaryware producer CERAMICA FLAMINIA combines both design and performance, working with many of the world’s greatest creative talents including Nendo, Jasper

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      Gimme Shelter

      Simon Keane-Cowell

      26.09.2015

      Conflict, natural disasters, endemic housing shortages. Architects and designers around the globe respond to humanitarian and social crises with a range of smart, prefabricated solutions.

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      Less is More: bigging up micro-architecture

      Dominic Lutyens

      14.06.2015

      Sustainability, cost-efficiency and space are just some of the factors driving an international renaissance in pocket-sized architecture that’s big on expression and style.

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      Wild and wet: the new bathrooms getting in touch with nature

      Dominic Lutyens

      24.03.2015

      It’s a long time since bathrooms were regarded as purely functionalist, private spaces for performing perfunctory, daily ablutions. For the past 20 years or so, they’ve been elevated to a potentially communal space people choose to linger in.

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