Friday, December 30, 2011

Cabanas Morerava

These cabins, designed by AATA Arquetectos, are located on Easter Island, Chile. They were designed and built off-site on the mainland to minimize construction waste and minimize the impact that construction would have on the island.

Thursday, December 29, 2011


This corten steel building was completed in 2010 and designed by Shuhei Endo. It is located in Minami Awaji City, Japan and it's main purpose is a control station for the floodgates of the port at Fukura as well as a public safe house for Tsunamis.

Friday, December 23, 2011

Cliff Treehouse

This lookout cabin, located in Seeboden, Austria was designed by Baumraum out of Germany. They specialize in Treehouse structures.

Saturday, December 17, 2011

Guscott Kemp Residence

Architect Scott Kemp designed this 2200 square foot LEED Platinum house in Ladner, British Columbia, Canada for himself and his family. The structure uses SIPs (Structural Insulated Panels) combined with a combination of 2x6's, 2x8's and 2x10's entwined together to form a heavy timber look.