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6 WAF Nominees You Need To Know About

6 WAF Nominees You Need To Know About

The World Architecture Festival’s shortlist for 2014 is replete with mind-blowing and imaginative projects, and multiple nominations for firms – including Sanjay Puri Architects, Tabanlioglu Architects, and 5468796 – that are not the usual suspects.

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4 days ago

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A Low-Impact Prefab Getaway in Denmark

A Low-Impact Prefab Getaway in Denmark

Constructed by Facit Homes and Eentileen Arkitektur, this efficient vacation spot on a small, forested site in Copenhagen is easy on its surroundings – and its owners’ finances.

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7 days ago

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A Breathtaking Retreat in Boulder

A Breathtaking Retreat in Boulder

This serene mountain retreat by THA Architecture offers stunning views of northern Colorado’s rolling valleys.

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17 days ago

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Weekend Getaway Home on the Ravine

Weekend Getaway Home on the Ravine

Set into its lush Ontario site, this environmentally conscious summer house by architect Tania Bortolotto marries artful lines with functional family living.

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23 days ago

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In Big Sur, a House With Major Drama

In Big Sur, a House With Major Drama

Perched delicately atop a coastal bluff, this California vacation home by Fougeron Architecture boasts a complex form dictated by the sloping site and its stunning natural beauty.

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30 days ago

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These Stairs Are Made For Working

These Stairs Are Made For Working

Dutch studio Mieke Meijer maximizes a small space with a multi-tasking Samba staircase.

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June 24, 2014

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A Coastal Home that Takes Cues from the Landscape

A Coastal Home that Takes Cues from the Landscape

Indyk Architects of Sydney looked to the ocean’s rugged cliffs for directions when designing Coalcliff House.

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June 17, 2014

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Converting a London Loft Into a Bright Live/Work Space

Converting a London Loft Into a Bright Live/Work Space

Form Design Architecture strips down a two-bedroom loft in a former warehouse in South London into its bare essentials.

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June 13, 2014

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An Ontario Cabin That Balances Simplicity and Comfort

An Ontario Cabin That Balances Simplicity and Comfort

An inviting shelter set against a wooded backdrop, Superkül’s cedar-clad family retreat treads lightly on the land.

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June 5, 2014

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A Paris Hostel That Bridges The Divide

A Paris Hostel That Bridges The Divide

Straddling city and suburb, this housing block – with copper-lined horizontal and vertical rifts that usher in the sunlight – stitches together a rapidly changing urban fabric.

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May 28, 2014

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