The Dutch agencies Ruimtemakers Architecten and Niels Maier have designed a graphic house with astonishing volume with four hands. Nestled in the forest of a large property located on the edge of the Limburg village of Beek (Netherlands), the residence is a haven of peace far from any urban bustle.
Known for his woodwork, the Ordinary Workshop signs a new family book in Burgundy. It is more precisely in Beaune that the Alsatian agency conceives a prefabricated house dialoguing with the forest landscape and intended for a couple of winegrowers. A most contemporary cabin built offsite that lets in light through large openings cleverly placed.
Supported by the town of Taverny (95), the Medical Center designed by the MAAJ Architects agency brings together different doctors in one place, thus making up for the lack of health professionals in the region, and of campaigns in general. Facing inwards, the center is inspired by the structure of the ancient cloisters and puts well-being at the heart of medicine.
Created for a Belgian cinema producer, the "Guesthouse" designed by Atelier Vens Vanbelle is an extension with remarkable architecture, contrasting with the owner's French-style main house. Comprising a bedroom, a living room and a projection room, the atypical set seems straight out of a steampunk movie.
Located in the Burj Khalifa district of Dubai (United Arab Emirates), the Opus building, designed in 2007 by Zaha Hadid, recently welcomed the last hotel of the “ME by Melia” chain. Entirely signed by the Iraqi-British architect, the establishment pays tribute to the special style of this great lady of architecture, who died in 2016, four years after the start of the work.
On the Spanish island of Ibiza, in the Balearic Islands, the architecture studio Marià Castelló has built an elegant family home. Nestled among pines and junipers, Ca l'Amo is a haven of peace open to nature.