The aim of this renovation of a bank in Montreal was to develop a design that was contemporary but sat well within the decorative surroundings.
A small concrete structure once used as a house for doves has been transformed by Portuguese studio AZO Sequeira Arquitectos Associados into a garden playroom.
Sliding barn-style doors inside this pared-back studio space and guesthouse by Seattle-based Shed Architecture and Design hint at the building's past life as a horse stable
SHED converts Seattle horse stable into studio and guesthouse
The former dovecote had sat derelict in the back garden of the clients' Braga home, so they asked the AZO Sequeira team to make it into a space that they could use.
London studio De Matos Ryan has refurbished a historic theatre in York, England and its 1960s extension by Modernist architect Patrick Gwynne
Japanese studio yHa Architects has inserted a steel cuboid, wall and stairs inside this former rice mill in Saga Prefecture to create a sake tasting and exhibition space.
A former bank in the historic centre of Montreal has been transformed into an office for a tech start-up and a cafe for freelance workers by Henri Cleinge.
New openings were introduced to an existing house by Atelier Lame– including one unusually placed window directly above the original fireplace – to bring in more natural light.
A line of conference rooms is divided by internal partitions and clad in bronze-plated steel to match the ornate detailing of the high ceiling of this renovation by Henri Cleinge.