Aviator’s Villa: Ultramodern House Made of Airplane Parts
Jun23

Aviator’s Villa: Ultramodern House Made of Airplane Parts

A long, narrow ultramodern residence envisioned as a composition of disassembled aviation components offers an evocative home for a retired pilot. ‘Aviator’s Villa’ by Urban Office Architecture is elevated on a hill between a lake and a swimming pool, and exposed on three sides so it feels like it’s floating on air. The cantilevered master bedroom juts out from the main volume of the home like the nose of an airplane, hovering over...

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Vertical Forests: 2 Lush Urban Towers Support 16,000 Plants
Jun23

Vertical Forests: 2 Lush Urban Towers Support 16,000 Plants

Skeptics of improbably green skyscraper concepts might want to take a moment of silence to appreciate the successful construction of these two beautiful buildings now nearly completion. Designed by Stefano Boeri in Milan, Italy, the twin towers of the Bosco Verticale play host to nearly 1,000 trees, 5,000 shrubs and over 10,000 additional small plants. The building was fully designed with its greenery in mind, including accommodations...

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The Water Discus Underwater Hotel Planned for Dubai
Jun22

The Water Discus Underwater Hotel Planned for Dubai

Dubai building company Drydocks World has signed a contract with Swiss firm BIG InvestConsult on behalf of technology owner Deep Ocean Technology (DOT), to develop underwater hotels across the region including the “Water Discus Hotel” in Dubai. Water Discus Hotel by DOT: “Water Discus Hotels comprise two discs – an underwater and above-water one. This combination will allow guests to admire the depths of the ocean while making the...

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Playing with Architecture in Munich
Jun22

Playing with Architecture in Munich

Víctor Enrich ( Barcelona, February 20th, 1976 ). Born in a mid class family of both parents coming from the countryside was the only child for 21 years until his sister’s birth, Cristina, in 1997. Since very early years he manifests interest in music and starts receiving piano lessons even though as long as he grows up, geography, architecture and computers become the main pastimes after school. At the age of 18, he graduates and...

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30 Secret Hiding Places That Will Fool Even the Smartest Burglar
Apr23

30 Secret Hiding Places That Will Fool Even the Smartest Burglar

Keeping your stuff safe from potential burglars is important. Whether you have a security system installed in your home or not, there is nothing wrong with a bit of extra protection by having hiding secret places. Instead of heading out and buying the most expensive safe on the market, you can actually hide your things strategically around the house and burglars will never find them. Below are the list of amazing and affordable secret...

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