One Up Two Down is an urban courtyard house in central Dublin built on a very tight budget; the site was carved out of an existing plot along the filled-in branch of the Royal Canal near Phibsborough. The scheme fills the rectangular site and works to max
Optical Glass House by Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP // Hiroshima, Japan. Fabricated from long, thin blocks, the huge glass wall forms a lustrous veil, screening out the distractions of the city and enclosing a verdant courtyard garden at the heart of the house.
screens & illusion of unique spaces. With all the scantily clad, tan young lovelies parading through Rio de Janeiro’s beachside Ipanema neighborhood, an effort to temper curious gazes and blazing rays might c.