Interior Architecture Exemplified in Contemporary Apartment

Contemporary interior architecture firm I Love Architecture from The Netherlands has designed an amazing interior: Apartment Weteringschans. The interior architecture of the space is split into a clean, grid-like structure. The kitchen island, which is a monolithic figure of marble and wood, serves as both the cooking and serving area. The colors and materials of this interior ...

Interior Design Flexes Its Muscle at The Wind Dyed House

Japanese architect Kazuhiko Kishimoto, of architecture firm acaa, designed the Wind-Dyed House overlooking the ocean on a cliff in Yokosuka, Kanagawa, Japan. The structure becomes almost embedded in the terrain because of the low-lying nature of the house, which also allows for the least amount of impact on the environment. Each floor is composed of different ...

360 House in Madrid, Spain

This stunning architectural piece called the 360 House in Madrid, Spain eschews standard conformity by looping in on itself. Much of the challenge in designing both architectures and interiors is in conceiving of a purely original concept. Well, this is certainly close to that mark. The roof is at once protective and accessible as a ...

Santorini | Cave Homes Have Modern Interiors and Ultra Cool Designs

The oldest and most simple form of residence in the Aegean Sea area is cave houses -- traditional buildings which are found inside the rocks with a domelike roof, a narrow facade, and narrow but long spaces inside. Santorini is known for its cave houses, and people from all over the world come to the ...

Otake House, Japan | Modern Designs

The Otake House in Japan's Western area near Hiroshima is positioned to maximize the lighting and beauty of the sun's rise and fall.  Consisting of a kitchen and dining area, the first floor of the home is where the structure is set. The architects placed large glass windows supported with roof overhangs that promote air flow ...

Guggenheim Abu Dhabi | Contmeporary Design

Currently under development, the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi, designed by internationally renowned American architect Frank Gehry, is a virtual island oasis juxtaposed against a desert landscape. The building site also serves as a man made breakwater configured to protect the island’s pristine north beach zone. It's the largest museum in a series of cultural institutions planned as part of ...