A cocoon-like temporary summer pavilion in Saarbrücken, Germany, is the result of a research project on biomimicry conducted at the city’s architecture school. Biomimicry, a design approach that takes nature as its guiding principle.
Leiden, South Holland, the agencyarchitecture Rotterdam Architecture has created these two townhouses with stunning wood-clad facades, uniquely contemporary Art Nouveau style. The natural influence continues inside where organic and floral motifs adorn
London based Platform 5 Architects‘ latest offering, “Shoffice” aka shed + office, is a garden pavilion containing a small office alongside garden storage space located to the rear of a terraced house in St John’s Wood.
The Exbury Egg is a floating, wooden, sustainable, energy efficient pod that will serve as home to artist Stephen Turner for a year. Smaller designs take up less space. Natural lighting helps with costs.