Saturday 21st October 2017,

Browsing the "Architecture" Category

50 “Must See” Castles from around the World

Top 50 Most Beautiful Castles in the World thumb

The best way to visualize history is to view a piece of it. And the easiest way to do this is to visit one of the worlds many castles and castle ruins, which tell stories of love and hate, war and peace. Some of the most beautiful and historical castles [...]

December 22, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Architecture 0

10 Colorful Social Buildings from around the world

M9 development multifunctional social housing in Cite du Multimedia Montreal by Sid Lee Architecture

Colorful buildings from around the world show us how important a color can be in architecture and design. Each country or region has their own loved colours based on their culture and civil environment their residents are living into. Below we are going to post some of the most colorful [...]

October 13, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Architecture 1

Y2Architecture wins the Ketel One Bar Design Competition

Ketel One Bar Design Award for 2012 won Y2 Architecture

This year Ketel One Bar Design Competition in Australia was won by Melbourne’s Y2Architecture scheme that incorporated salvaged materials from architecture offices. Jury was impressed by Y2Architecture’s submission for equally meeting three core criteria for any architectural work; innovation, functionality and style. Via ArchitectureandDesign.com.au [...]

October 6, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Architecture 0

See side house by Whiz Design

Sea side house view by Whiz Design

Whiz Design architectures from Bucuresti, Romania created this design for a house far away from the city having a nice view after thinking it would be the perfect place to build a summer house. Via Archello [...]

August 28, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Architecture 0

Japanese dining bar IROHA in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Japanese architect and interior designer Joe Chikamori, representative of the architectural design office “07Beach“, re-designed IROHA bar in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Owner of the bar guidelines was to create a bar that would set the counter as the backbone of the restaurant  and let Japanese businessmen enjoy both the Japanese oriented food [...]

August 27, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Architecture 0

Jose Gregorio’s U House by architect Jorge Graca Costa

U House exterior

Jose Gregorio, three times national Surf champion, asked architect Jorge Graca Costa to design his house located at the top of a hill over Saint Lorenzo Bay at Portugal. This 300 sqr meter house i surrounded by a dense of trees and entertains both modern design and sustainability born from [...]

August 27, 2012 Makis Mourelatos Architecture 0