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May 2014

Friday Five with Mattias Ståhlbom

Mattias Ståhlbom is one-half of the Stockholm-based design and architecture studio TAF with Gabriella Gustafson, a firm they co-founded in 2002. Since then, he’s designed everything from…

Tribeca Loft by StudioLAB

StudioLAB have recently completed the renovation of a single family loft residence, located in Tribeca, New York. Project description A young couple with…

SWITCH / APOLLO Architects

This is a rebuilding plan for a long-established eel restaurant that has been in business for 85 years in downtown Tokyo. Due to a full-scale road expansion plan, the owner was obliged to…

Newsmaker: Lynn Richards

Lynn Richards officially takes over as president of the Congress for the New Urbanism on July 1. On June 4, when the Congress for the New Urbanism (CNU) begins its annual meeting in…

Editor’s pick for Designex 2014

With Designex 2014 in Sydney 28–30 May, ArchitectureAU surveys the show. Designex is in Sydney this year (28–30 May 2014), and along with a temporary new home at the Sydney …

Lounge in Tepoztlan: creative space

Picture this…a small town south of Mexico City nestled in to rocky cliffs. The historic town center contrasts greatly with the lush wild country surrounding it. Creative types – artists,…

Lake Joseph Boat House

It always makes me a bit sad that some residences are only used seasonally, though I’m certain that makes them even more delightful when that time arrives. Designed by Altius Architecture,…