archatlas: “Lai Yard in BeijingLocated in a Southern Hutong of Beijing, this hidden residential gem is brought back to life by chinese practice Ming Gu Design. For hundreds of years, the ‘Lai Yard’.

House for trees House for Trees, a prototypical house within a tight budget of 156,000 USD, is an effort to change this situation. The aim of the project is to bring green space back into the city, accommodating high-density dwelling with big tropical trees. Five concrete boxes are designed as “pots” to plant trees on their tops. With thick soil layer, these pots also function as storm-water basins for detention and retention.

House for Trees / VTN Architects

House for Trees Architects: Vo Trong Nghia Architects Location: Tan Binh District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Architects In Charge: Vo Trong Nghia, Masaaki Iwamoto, Kosuke Nishijima Area: 226 sqm Year: 2014 Photographs: Hiroyuki Oki

Thayer House by Neumann Mendro Andrulaitis Architects

Would love to have a house that wraps round a courtyard.Thayer House - Modern spacious single family residence designed by Neumann Mendro Andrulaitis Architects situated in California, US.

Korean architect Seung H-Sang, director of Seoul-based studio Iroje Architects & Planners, designed the secluded house for a plot among a fir forest and botanical gardens in Gunwi, a county in South Korea's Gyeongbuk province.

Seung H–Sang clads South Korean mountain house in pre-rusted steel

Korea Information Blog: Hanok - Korean Traditional House

Hanok is Korean traditional house or architecture. It is nature-friendly. There are different Hanoks. a tile-roofed house a th.

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