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Micro-cabin with Rock-Like Finish Blends into a French Forest

Micro-cabin with Rock-Like Finish Blends into a French Forest

Brief  Back in 2014, Bureau constructed a novel rock-like dwelling named Antoine that blends into the Swiss Alps. The firm has now followed up with another literature-inspired micro-cabin named Thérèse with a rocky exterior finish.   Insight Back in 2014, Bureau...

Shipping Containers Transformed into Attractive Light-Filled Homes

Shipping Containers Transformed into Attractive Light-Filled Homes

Brief  RSDA offers an impressive example of shipping-container-based architecture with its Container House. Located in rural India, the project involved modifying shipping containers to create a pair of remarkably attractive and light-filled homes.   Insight...

Tiny House-style Office Helps Health Worker Hit the Road

Tiny House-style Office Helps Health Worker Hit the Road

Brief  Though tiny houses are most often designed for people to actually live in, Baluchon's L'atelier de Saint-Joseph takes a different approach. The pint-sized project measures just 4 m in length and serves as an office for a healthcare worker.   Insight sly...

Tunneling could be Easier with Digital Twins, 3D Printing

Tunneling could be Easier with Digital Twins, 3D Printing

Brief  UK-based hyperTunnel has partnered with the University of Birmingham to develop an innovative tunneling method that costs less and proceeds more quickly. The partnership will include digital twins and 3D printing, as well as technology for autonomous tunneling....

The Best Houses of 2022

The Best Houses of 2022

Brief  As usual, we're not being too strict with our definition of "house" here and have included everything from small getaways to large residential buildings.   Insight longside an impressive extension and a gorgeous jungle retreat, two 3D-printed homes...

Top 10 Prefab Architectural Designs of 2022

Top 10 Prefab Architectural Designs of 2022

Brief  Herein, we have curated a collection of our favorite prefabricated designs for you – from a prefab tiny home that is a smart mobile unit designed to help you escape city life to the Tesla of prefab homes– these prefabricated designs are a part of an integral...

10 of the Best Tiny Houses in 2022

10 of the Best Tiny Houses in 2022

Brief  As the year comes to a close, it's time to take a look back at the best tiny houses of 2022. Featuring everything from large and expensive models to those small in size and cost, here's 10 of the best tiny houses we've seen in the past 12 months.   Insight...

MM01 Tiny House Makes Space for Work and Play Vith Clever Interior Layout

MM01 Tiny House Makes Space for Work and Play Vith Clever Interior Layout

Brief  The MM01 was commissioned by two people who use it as a vacation home in rural Austria. Its interior is very compact, but architect Christian Tonko mitigates this with a carefully designed layout that even manages to squeeze in a home office.   Insight The...

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