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TI IS MAD FOR: MARC ATLAN'S BLACK DESERT HOUSE

A house as the purest of objects. #geniusA house as the purest of objects. #genius

He's crafted some of the most gorgeous fashion packaging in design history ( think CDG's iconic Odeur 53), so why should TI be surprised that Marc Atlan has also created one of the sexiest houses he's ever seen?

TI IS MAD FOR: SAOTA's Layered Melkbos House

The residence is a composition of offset planes.The residence is a composition of offset planes.

Modern houses. So nice to look at . And to take photographs of.

Eagerly Anticipating : De Rotterdam: OMA

The project is led by OMA's Rem Koolhaas, Ellen van Loon and Reinier de Graaf. The associate in charge is Kees van Casteren.The project is led by OMA's Rem Koolhaas, Ellen van Loon and Reinier de Graaf. The associate in charge is Kees van Casteren.

After four years , the Rem Koolhaas designed De Rotterdam complex is nearing completion.

A GODLINESS NEXT TO CLEANSINESS: John Pawson's Remodeling of the St Moritz Church In Augsburg, Germany

The principal liturgical landmarks - the altar, the ambo and the sedilia - are positioned on a single level.The principal liturgical landmarks - the altar, the ambo and the sedilia - are positioned on a single level.

This is where the minimal (or Pawson would rather you say the reductive) finds its resolution as a spiritual exercise.

ENVIABLE ENVIRONMENT:Napoléon apartment : FREAKS free architects (Paris)

Napoleon Bonaparte gets the credit for the stunning street that pierced through the heart of Paris.Napoleon Bonaparte gets the credit for the stunning street that pierced through the heart of Paris.

"We're getting more and more bored by the nice shots where everything is so clean, with the perfect Scandinavian-design chair, the perfect white orchid, the perfect art book on the table."

FREAKS freearchitects partner Guillaume Aubry

ASPIRATION MINIMALISM

From 1986 to 1988, Silvestrin worked in partnership with John Pawson at their London studio Pawson Silvestrin ArchitectsFrom 1986 to 1988, Silvestrin worked in partnership with John Pawson at their London studio Pawson Silvestrin Architects

Real estate porn of the highest order.

TI IS MAD FOR: THE FOUNDATION CARTIER BUILDING: JEAN NOUVEL

Talk about distilling your  image into pure  architectural spectacle.Talk about distilling your image into pure architectural spectacle.

Transparency is a recurring feature of your architecture. What does it express?

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