OCT

Roll of the die: Kežmarské hut by Atelier 8000

mountain-hut-1The design for a special chalet for hikers and adventurers, located in Slovakia’s High Tatra mountains, looks as though someone has playfully tossed a die from heaven.

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OCT

An elegant wing of white concrete

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For this lakeside house on the Wörthersee, project A01 architects paid particular attention to the geometry of the elements.

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OCT

Mirror, mirror on the wall: Breath Box by NAS architecture

Breath Box by NAS architecture On the occasion of the Festival of Lively Architecture, NAS architecture has created this pavilion, which features a shell that ‘breathes’.

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OCT

Way up: Treehouse by Tom Hare

cherry-treehouse-1The treehouse designed by artist Tom Hare is like a cocoon. At night, when it is lit from within, its delicate structure glows.

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OCT

Riehen Natural Swimming Pool by Herzog & de Meuron

Riehen Natural Swimming Pool by Herzog & de MeuronThe idea of replacing the obsolescent outdoor swimming baths in Riehen, a town on the outskirts of Basel, had been considered for a long time, and finally this year the Riehen Natural Swimming Pool opened its doors.

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