Ten homes that use sliding doors to expand living areas

In our latest lookbook, we highlight 10 residential projects that use sliding doors, including mirrored doors in a Lisbon apartment and wooden doors used to conceal a staircase in a home in the Netherlands. A sliding door is a type of door that opens and closes horizontally in line with, or in place of, a … Read more

Ten postgraduate architecture projects from Monash University

Design School Shows: a winery that focuses on minimal intervention winemaking and a regeneration project that promotes the return of native Australian animals are included in Dezeen’s latest school show by students at Monash University. Also included is a project that examines the quality of homes for disabled individuals and a foreign aid project that … Read more

Ten cottage interiors that offer a place for peaceful reflection

A renovated dwelling in rural China and a converted stable in Ibiza feature in our latest lookbook, which collects 10 cottage interiors that promise rest and relaxation. Cottages are small dwellings that are traditionally characterized by a sense of comfort and cosiness. However, interior designers are increasingly pushing the boundaries of how to dress the … Read more

Ten architectural attractions in Qatar designed ahead of the World Cup

In preparation for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, Qatar has been expanding its cultural offerings. Here, we round up 10 architectural landmarks that have recently been built in and around Doha. Since winning the bid to host the World Cup in 2010, the Gulf state has focused on transforming itself into “a beacon of art … Read more

Ten Bauhaus interiors that draw on the principles of design school

A hotel that pays tribute to early German modernism and an apartment within a ski resort designed by architect Marcel Breuer are among the projects collected in our latest lookbook, which explores interiors informed by the Bauhaus. The most influential art and design school in history, the Bauhaus’ was established in Germany in 1919 and … Read more

Ten industrial yet inviting homes in converted warehouses

For our latest lookbook, we’ve selected 10 warehouse conversions that have transformed industrial buildings into welcoming homes with charm and character. Built for storing large amounts of manufactured goods, warehouses have practical designs characterised by exposed structures and unfinished surfaces, including exposed brickwork, revealed joists, concrete floors, steel window frames and uncovered pipework. Their interiors … Read more

Ten living rooms that use warm neutrals to create a cosy ambience

As the days get darker in the northern hemisphere, our latest lookbook spotlights 10 living rooms rendered in a warm yet minimal color palette, providing that neutrals don’t have to feel clinical. Mixing tactile natural materials with toasty shades of chocolate brown, creamy beige and blush pink can help to create a sense of homeliness … Read more

My ArchiSchool spotlights ten student architecture projects

Design School Shows: an open structure butterfly house equipped with an underground water tank and a home informed by the design of a tent are included in Dezeen’s latest school show by students at My ArchiSchool. Also included are a partially submerged observatory and a house located in a forest featuring bedrooms with views over … Read more

Ten bathrooms where the sink takes center stage

In our latest lookbook, we’ve rounded up 10 bathrooms with statement sinks, including a house in southern Italy with a sink overlooking a gulf and a tropical apartment with a red-brick basin. Sinks can easily be overshadowed in bathrooms by impressive bathtubs, but these projects show that there’s ample opportunity to experiment with different sink … Read more

City College of New York presents ten student architecture projects

Design School Shows: a scheme that uses live spiders and a project featuring 3D-printed clay models are part of Dezeen’s latest school show by students at City College of New York. Also included is a map that draws attention to liminal spaces in New York City and a project that overhauls the design of nursing … Read more