The architect Aibek Almasov di A.Masow Design Studio has designed a concept of a modern spiritual refuge located in a forest the mountains of Almaty in Kazakhstan. The project, known as "Tree in the house", Presents a space of four floors in cylindrical glass characterized by a shaft enclosed in the center.
Building regulations allow Finns to build a small "micro-house" of about 9mq (96sq.ft) without authorization,
On a small island in the lake of Loosdrecht, the Netherlands, a simple house with a thin structure captures the essence of its surroundings. "The house embraces the natural environment of the island and integrates subtly," says architect Remko Remijnse of Rotterdam 2by4-architects. "Its transparent façade create a tunnel effect, stressing
The materials and design of Guayacan House Matias Ruiz, are oriented to living with the nature of the place. The main material is wood and represents the connection between the house and the ecosystem in which it is inserted.