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20 Details of Stunning Small-Scale Structures

20 Details of Stunning Small-Scale Structures
20 Details of Stunning Small-Scale Structures

Throughout history, simple structures have constituted one of the most common forms of human expression. Small-scale housing, shelters, and viewpoints have been shaped by myriad materials that effectively created - depending on the techniques used - different forms of response to the same need.

Here is a compilation of 20 small-scale projects that stand out due to their small size and their simple, practical structures.

01. Buijtenkeuken / Studio Elmo Vermijs

via © Studio Elmo Vermijs
via © Studio Elmo Vermijs

© Ralph Kämena © Ralph Kämena via © Studio Elmo Vermijs via © Studio Elmo Vermijs + 101

02. Garrison Treehouse / Sharon Davis Design

via © Sharon Davis Design
via © Sharon Davis Design

© Elizabeth Felicella © Elizabeth Felicella via © Sharon Davis Design via © Sharon Davis Design + 101

03. The "PopCraft Kiosk" / André Vieira + Flávio Serpa

Courtesy of © André Vieira, Flávio Serpa, Carlos Vieira e do Centro Regional de Apoio ao Artesanato dos Governo Regional dos Açores
Courtesy of © André Vieira, Flávio Serpa, Carlos Vieira e do Centro Regional de Apoio ao Artesanato dos Governo Regional dos Açores

Courtesy of © André Vieira, Flávio Serpa, Carlos Vieira e do Centro Regional de Apoio ao Artesanato dos Governo Regional dos Açores Courtesy of © André Vieira, Flávio Serpa, Carlos Vieira e do Centro Regional de Apoio ao Artesanato dos Governo Regional dos Açores Courtesy of © André Vieira, Flávio Serpa, Carlos Vieira e do Centro Regional de Apoio ao Artesanato dos Governo Regional dos Açores Courtesy of © André Vieira, Flávio Serpa, Carlos Vieira e do Centro Regional de Apoio ao Artesanato dos Governo Regional dos Açores + 101

04. Colorado Outward Bound Micro Cabins / University of Colorado Denver

via © University of Colorado Denver
via © University of Colorado Denver

© Jesse Kuroiwa © Jesse Kuroiwa via © University of Colorado Denver © Jesse Kuroiwa + 101

05. Pinohuacho Observation Deck / Rodrigo Sheward

via © Grupo Talca
via © Grupo Talca

via © Grupo Talca via © Grupo Talca via © Grupo Talca via © Grupo Talca + 101

06. Tricycle House and Tricycle Garden / People's Architecture Office (PAO) + People’s Industrial Design Office (PIDO)

Courtesy of © People’s Architecture Office (PAO) + People’s Industrial Design Office (PIDO)
Courtesy of © People’s Architecture Office (PAO) + People’s Industrial Design Office (PIDO)

Courtesy of © People’s Architecture Office (PAO) + People’s Industrial Design Office (PIDO) Courtesy of © People’s Architecture Office (PAO) + People’s Industrial Design Office (PIDO) Courtesy of © People’s Architecture Office (PAO) + People’s Industrial Design Office (PIDO) Courtesy of © People’s Architecture Office (PAO) + People’s Industrial Design Office (PIDO) + 101

07. Cabaña-torre Karadya BIO-RESERVA

via © Estudio Borrachia Arquitectos
via © Estudio Borrachia Arquitectos

via © Estudio Borrachia Arquitectos via © Estudio Borrachia Arquitectos via © Estudio Borrachia Arquitectos via © Estudio Borrachia Arquitectos + 101

08. 4x4 Studio / Teresa Mascaro

via © Teresa Mascaro
via © Teresa Mascaro

© Cristiano Mascaro via © Teresa Mascaro © Cristiano Mascaro via © Teresa Mascaro + 101

09. Lookout / Angus Ritchie + Daniel Tyler

via © Angus Ritchie + Daniel Tyler
via © Angus Ritchie + Daniel Tyler

via © Angus Ritchie + Daniel Tyler via © Angus Ritchie + Daniel Tyler © Ross Campbell © Ross Campbell + 101

10. Beach Modules / Màrius Quintana Creus

via © Màrius Quintana Creus
via © Màrius Quintana Creus

via © Màrius Quintana Creus © Adrià Goula © Adrià Goula © Adrià Goula + 101

11. Mirrored Beach Hut / ECE Architecture + Creative Forager

via © ECE Architecture + Creative Forage
via © ECE Architecture + Creative Forage

© Mark Sephton via © ECE Architecture + Creative Forage © Mark Sephton © Mark Sephton + 101

12. 5CUBE Energy Pavilion / de Siún Scullion Architects

via © de Siún Scullion Architects
via © de Siún Scullion Architects

via © de Siún Scullion Architects via © de Siún Scullion Architects © Ros Kavanagh © Ros Kavanagh + 101

13. Writing Pavilion / Architensions

via © Architensions
via © Architensions

© Cameron Blaylock © Cameron Blaylock © Cameron Blaylock via © Architensions + 101

14. Habitable Polyhedron / Manuel Villa

via © Manuel Villa Arquitectos
via © Manuel Villa Arquitectos

via © Manuel Villa Arquitectos via © Manuel Villa Arquitectos via © Manuel Villa Arquitectos via © Manuel Villa Arquitectos + 101

15. Casa No Muro / Saperlipopette les Architectes + Martial Marquet

via © Saperlipopette les Architectes + Martial Marquet
via © Saperlipopette les Architectes + Martial Marquet

© Fernando Guerra | FG+SG © Fernando Guerra | FG+SG © Fernando Guerra | FG+SG © Fernando Guerra | FG+SG + 101

16. 'Noun.1 Unavailability' / Gartnerfuglen Arkitekter

via © Gartnerfuglen
via © Gartnerfuglen

© Astrid Rohde Wang + Olav Lunde Arneberg © Astrid Rohde Wang + Olav Lunde Arneberg © Astrid Rohde Wang + Olav Lunde Arneberg © Astrid Rohde Wang + Olav Lunde Arneberg + 101

17. Renaixement / Pink Intruder

via © Pink Intruder
via © Pink Intruder

© Noel Arraiz © Noel Arraiz © Noel Arraiz © Noel Arraiz + 101

18. Shed / NARTARCHITECTS

Courtesy of © NARTARCHITECTS
Courtesy of © NARTARCHITECTS

Courtesy of © NARTARCHITECTS Courtesy of © NARTARCHITECTS Courtesy of © NARTARCHITECTS Courtesy of © NARTARCHITECTS + 101

19. SKY GARDEN / SO? Architecture and Ideas

via © SO? Architecture and Ideas
via © SO? Architecture and Ideas

via © SO? Architecture and Ideas © Yerçekim © Yerçekim © Yerçekim + 101

20. Sombras del Salto / Cristián Palma Ramírez

Courtesy of © Cristián Palma Ramírez
Courtesy of © Cristián Palma Ramírez

Courtesy of © Cristián Palma Ramírez Courtesy of © Cristián Palma Ramírez Courtesy of © Cristián Palma Ramírez Courtesy of © Cristián Palma Ramírez + 101

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Cite: Dejtiar, Fabian. "20 Details of Stunning Small-Scale Structures" [20 Detalles constructivos de estructuras a pequeña escala] 17 Nov 2016. ArchDaily. (Trans. Pimenta, Amanda ) Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/799470/20-details-of-stunning-small-scale-structures/> ISSN 0719-8884

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