architecture

Cheap Monday Office [Stockholm]

Cheap Monday Office [Stockholm]

Swedish fashion brand Cheap Monday, based in Stockholm, offices designed and built by UglyCute is divided in two floors with the upper floor serving as a more public showroom and reception area and the lower as an open designing office landscape with a custom built-in pyramid as conference room!


Treehotel, Sweden

Treehotel, Sweden

“Why not create a comfortable, well designed hotel which allows visitors to live in harmony with nature amongst the trees?” – that was the question, posed by Treehotel owners Kent Lindvall and Britta Jonsson Lindvall


Modular Building Design: Tempohousing

Modular Building Design: Tempohousing

Shipping containers have gone from the decks of ships to the ground, with the mobility and purpose to become homes. They have been re-purposed with a design called intermodal units (ISBU’s), which provide ease in the application of the containers to become places of residence. Conducted by a Netherlands-based company named Tempohousing, the ISBU’s are  standard sized containers that are […]


Rolling Master Plan City by Jagnefalt Milton

Rolling Master Plan City by Jagnefalt Milton

Swedish architecture firm Jagne Faltmilton proposed an interesting project for a competition to design a master plan for the Norwegian city of Andalsnes. They didn’t win first place but their proposal was innovative enough to finish third. The mobile buildings structures of the city on railways is such a great idea, a great occasion to reorganize its life according to […]


Tron: Legacy arrives at the ICEHOTEL

Tron: Legacy arrives at the ICEHOTEL

It’s that time of year again, where Sweden’s most famous art project cum hotel gears up for another season of masterfully designed and expertly executed suites, bars and interiors are crafted from ice, deriving from the Torne River’s crystal clear waters. The duo of illuminated furniture specialists Rousseau Design and architectural designers I-N-D-J have collaborated on what they’re calling ‘The […]


‘Yutenji Apartments’ by Ishii Inoue Architects (JP)

‘Yutenji Apartments’ by Ishii Inoue Architects (JP)

This L shaped apartment building in a dense residential area of Tokyo was designed by the Japanese practice Ishii Inoue Architects. Its interior is characterized by walls and ceilings of exposed concrete to which …


The Upside Dome, Gijs Van Vaerenbergh

The Upside Dome, Gijs Van Vaerenbergh

Allegedly “one of the most prestigious baroque churches of the Low Countries” – we don’t know much about these things to be honest – the St Michiel Church in Leuven, Belgium has something missing, a dome. In an attempt to address this issue, and of course create a startlingly beautiful piece of work in the process…