APR

25 Verde – A different sort of treehouse

25 Verde by Luciano Pia

Photograph: Beppe Giardino

Forest life – in the middle of the city: this apartment house in Turin not only looks unusual, its lush vegetation also offers residents a host of advantages.

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Angled and canted: Knarvik Community Church

Knarvik Community Church by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter

Photograph: Hundven Clements Photography

The new community church in Knarvik – designed by Reiulf Ramstad Arkitekter – stands in solitary splendour above the Norwegian town.

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MAR

Deluxe modular garden shed

Photograph: © Kekkilä

Photograph: © Kekkilä

No one seeing this modular shed system could possibly think of backbreaking outdoor work. The shed, which offers storage space for gardening tools, can also function as a greenhouse or even as a romantic retreat.

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MAR

Camouflage: Juniper House by Murman Arkitekter

Juniper House by Murman Arkitekter

Photograph: Åke E-son Lindman

From a distance, this house is virtually invisible, for in its own way it reflects the surrounding environment. However, this reflection is not created by mirrors, but rather by an unusual façade design.

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MAR

Trip through time: Original kitchen from 1956

time-capsule-kitchen-1What you see here is not a film set from a movie featuring Doris Day; it is an original kitchen from the late 1950s which lay untouched in Sleeping Beauty slumber for nearly 60 years.

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