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Franklin University Switzerland Campus: A Striking Landmark for Elevated Education in Lugano

Striking modern architecture featuring curved white facade and wood-paneled building.

Flaviano Capriotti Architetti has designed a captivating extension to the Franklin University Switzerland Campus in Lugano, Switzerland. The new wing features a harmonious blend of communal and residential spaces, with 29 residential units, educational facilities, and a fitness area. The project’s holistic approach to knowledge and learning is reflected in its permeable, narrative-driven architecture, where the façade pays homage to the iconic symbol of knowledge: the book.

Of Good Water: Modernist Beach House in Amagansett

FeaturedModern, glass-walled home with sleek design, surrounded by lush greenery and a tranquil pool.

This modernist beach house in Amagansett, New York, designed by Martin Architects in 2020, seamlessly blends indoor and outdoor living. The open trellis design and organic material palette, including bleached white oak and dark-stained cedar, create a cohesive connection between the home and its lush, mature landscape setting. Large windows throughout frame stunning views of the property’s pool and gardens, offering a serene and tranquil retreat.

Casa Trem: Exploring the Organic Design of a Brazilian Home

A modern, glass-walled home nestled in lush greenery, with a cozy seating area and minimalist decor.

In the heart of São Paulo, Brazil, ARKITITO Arquitetura has crafted a captivating artist couple’s atelier house, Casa Trem. Designed in 2022, this single-story, flat construction seamlessly blends with the natural clearings of the regenerated forest terrain, offering a unique interplay of groundedness and aerial views. Featuring a sequence of solid and void spaces, the project’s organic yet straight design showcases the interplay of solidity and lightness, with glass enclosures highlighting the raw, natural light.

La Roca House: A Masterpiece of Modern Design in Spain

Modern villa with pool, patio, and ocean view.

La Roca House, designed by Ramon Esteve Estudio in 2022, exemplifies harmony between architecture and nature in Barcelona, Spain. This house, expertly nestled on a hillside, offers a unique integration with the surrounding Mediterranean forest. Boasting an innovative design philosophy inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright, the property seamlessly combines local materials and sustainable practices to create a home that truly belongs to its lush landscape.