• Torekov House / Wåhlin Arkitekter

    11 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © Ola Österling
    Architects: Wåhlin Arkitekter
    Location: Sweden
    Lead Architect: Per Wåhlin
    Team: Architect Paula Idun
    Area: 100.0 m2
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Ola Österling
    © Ola Österling
    Text description provided by the architects. In 2016 we were approached by a couple who wanted to commission a new build on a block of land in Torekov in the south of Sweden. Torekov is a very popular and exclusive Summertown where Swedes, and also many tourists, travel to during the summer. The client had recently acquired the land and used it for recreational purposes only during the summer...
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  • Puzzle House / Mabire Reich

    Puzzle House / Mabire Reich

    11 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © Guillaume Satre
    Architects: Mabire Reich
    Location: Nantes, France
    Partner Architect: Fanny Robin
    Area: 128.0 m2
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Guillaume Satre
    Structure Engineers: EVEN
    © Guillaume Satre
    Text description provided by the architects. To extend a house, is to add an extra layer in an existing building, which sometimes allows to see the previous ones. The house we had to extend, close to the Procé park in Nantes , is a clear example of this layering process, picture of the time passing through the changing needs of the previous owners.
    © Guillaume Satre
    At first a single...
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  • Small Hotel in OIA Castle / Kapsimalis Architects

    Small Hotel in OIA Castle / Kapsimalis Architects

    11 days ago - By Arch Daily

    © Giorgos Sfakianakis
    Architects: Kapsimalis Architects
    Location: Oia, Greece
    Lead Architects: Kapsimalis Architects
    Area: 220.0 m2
    Project Year: 2018
    Photographs: Giorgos Sfakianakis
    © Giorgos Sfakianakis
    Text description provided by the architects. The small hotel is located in the northwest part of the traditional village of Oia in Santorini, just below the borders of its old medieval castle, overlooking the sea, the island of Thirasia and the famous sunset of Santorini. The access to the building is via a main stepped path that connects the old Castle with Ammoudi, its old harbor.
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