Axis Mundi is a creative New York based design firm, founded by John Beckmann, specializing in the integration of interior design, architecture, and conceptual ideas.
An abandoned cement factory that dates from the first period of the industrialization of Barcelona was transformed into a workspace and residence for Spanish Architect Ricardo Bofill. Discover the unique elements of The Cement Factory now @ Yatzer!
two additions to a pre-existing home sit peacefully in the steep forest landscape with a harmonious balance between intervention and nature.
Designer of Lincoln, Nebraska used recycled bottles filled with colored water to create stunning topographical shade canopy for a vehicle. I love how the natural shape of the plastic bottles makes the pooled water look like leaves. See more over on ...
When most of us were growing up, we learned about a handful of man-made wonders of the world such as the pyramids in Egypt, the Colosseum in Rome, and the Gre…
This article describes the work of Nader Khalili and CalEarth in introducing his Superadobe concept around the world.
has recently finished this contemporary home in The La Finca estate in the town Pozuelo de Alarcón (Madrid). The façade of the house is made of travertine marble which is combined with dark grey granite in several areas, as in the vertical plane of t...
finding comfort, style & dignity in small spaces
A family-friendly collection of optical illusions, brain teasers, fun riddles, tactile tricks, mental games, and unusual self-deceptions.
I think one of the reasons that many are skeptical about environmental design is because they think its terribly complex and costly. It does take a bit more ef…
Maybe there should be a new LEED rating just for building so inexpensively: Sustainable Financing. This is one mortgage bill that's not going to be haunting their mum and dad for years.
The design of this modern loft conversion located in Prague, Czech Republic uses natural materials such as stone, brick and wood to enhance the flat and angular surfaces.
Half-Floating Home: Semi-Submerged Two-Story Houseboat
tightly surrounded by adjacent buildings, the design seeks to provide a space that seemingly expands beyond its borders by inserting a six meter-high garden room at its center.
devoted to the mexican virgin our lady of guadalupe, the chapel's iconic exterior is formed with a corrugated roof which covers 27 sanctuaries at the congregation's perimeter, representing figures from each latin american culture.