Index Architectes creates asymmetric Village House in Switzerland

Swiss studio Index Architectes has designed a house in Villarlod, Switzerland, with asymmetric gables and wrapped it in a skin of angular clay tiles. Index Architectes designed the house as a modern version of the gabled form of... Read more »

Wavy metal elements front Silicon Valley technology campus by Form4 Architecture

US studio Form4 Architecture has designed a Palo Alto office complex that features rectangular structures wrapped in glass and metal, with curved elements that are meant to represent the “highs and... Read more »

Nimtim Architects adds “unpretentious” brick and timber extension to London house

Nimtim Architects has completed an extension called Hive House in south London, featuring red brick walls that complement an exposed geometric timber structure inside. The locally based studio reconfigured the existing ground floor of the... Read more »

Tbilisi’s tallest towers wrapped in stone and glass

Dezeen promotion: custom-designed windows, made by Reynaers Aluminium, wrap the facades of this pair of twisting towers designed by Alexander Mezhevidze, which are the tallest buildings in Tbilisi. Located in the capital of Georgia’s... Read more »

Aluminium louvres and a membrane roof shade Wuyuanhe Stadium by GMP Architekten

A crescent-shaped membrane roof and aluminium louvres shelter the grandstand of the new 41,000-seat Wuyuanhe Stadium by GMP Architekten on the island of Hainan, China. Designed by German practice Gerkan, Marg and Partners (GMP Architekten), the stadium is... Read more »

Nine South Korean houses that stand out in their crowded neighbourhoods

Tall, skinny houses designed to fit on small, restrictive plots, can be found all over south and east Asia. Here are nine of the best examples from the densely populated neighbourhoods... Read more »

Shoe Box apartment in Beirut packs everything into 15 square metres

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Japanese organisational technique informs layout of Sydney micro apartment

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Gensler designs pair of skyscrapers on Sri Lankan coast

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Green kitchen and wall of plants add character to low-budget apartment in Ukraine

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