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Sangdong Charcoal Village / studio_suspicion

© Ryu In Keun © Ryu In Keun © Ryu In Keun © Ryu In Keun + 33

Yeongweol, South Korea

Library of Muyinga / BC Architects

Courtesy of Bc Architects Courtesy of Bc Architects Courtesy of Bc Architects Courtesy of Bc Architects + 35

Muyinga, Burundi
  • Architects: BC Architects
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 140.0
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2012

I-House / Architecture Show

© Toshihisa Ishii © Toshihisa Ishii © Toshihisa Ishii © Toshihisa Ishii + 30

Sasebo, Japan
  • Architects: Architecture Show
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 129.0
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2011

House Olmen / Pascal François Architects

© Frederik Vercruysse © Frederik Vercruysse © Frederik Vercruysse © Frederik Vercruysse + 14

Balen, Belgium

Concrete House / Matt Gibson Architecture

© Derek Swalwell © Derek Swalwell © Derek Swalwell © Derek Swalwell + 25

Melbourne, Australia

Story Pod / Atelier Kastelic Buffey

© Shai Gil © Bob Gundu © Bob Gundu © Bob Gundu + 13

Newmarket, Canada

Foshan New City Village Walkway Bridge / ADARC Associates

© Yuansheng Studio © Yuansheng Studio © Yuansheng Studio © Yuansheng Studio + 48

Foshan, China
  • Architects: ADARC Associates
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 1500.0
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2015

Eaves House / mA-style architects

© Kai Nakamura © Kai Nakamura © Kai Nakamura © Kai Nakamura + 42

Hamamatsu, Japan
  • Architects: mA-style architects
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 70.25
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2014

Hakusui Nursery School / Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop

Courtesy of Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop Courtesy of Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop Courtesy of Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop Courtesy of Yamazaki Kentaro Design Workshop + 14

Chiba, Japan

Hotel MINHO Renewal and Expansion / ,i

© Nelson Garrido © Nelson Garrido © Eva Sousa © Eva Sousa + 58

Vila Nova de Cerveira, Portugal
  • Architects: Virgula i
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2014

10 Things You Didn't Know About Modern Icon Pierre Chareau

Known for his collaboration on the legendary Maison de Verre, French architect, and interior designer Pierre Chareau is a celebrated artist cited by Richard Rogers, Jean Nouvel, and more as a major influence on their work.

Completed in 1932, Maison de Verre—or “House of Glass”—has become a prime example of modern architecture, despite the fact that not many people have actually seen the hidden treasure, located on Paris’ Left Bank.

Although his work is currently viewed in high regard, Chareau had a tumultuous career, with large variances between his successes and his failures.

Drawing from a Cultured Magazine spotlight article on the designer, we have compiled a list of facts about Chareau’s life and career that showcase the rollercoaster of his success.

Continue reading for the 10 things you didn’t know about Pierre Chareau.

House in Itsuura / ADX

Courtesy of Life Style Koubou Courtesy of Life Style Koubou Courtesy of Life Style Koubou Courtesy of Life Style Koubou + 10

Kitaibaraki-shi, Japan
  • Architects: ADX
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 204.0
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2014

Acoustic Shells / Flanagan Lawrence

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom

Niceto Vega 5924 / Jonathan Tyszberowicz + Diego Cherbenco

© Albano Garcia © Albano Garcia © Albano Garcia © Albano Garcia + 24

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Low Cost House / JYA-RCHITECTS

© Hwang Hyochel © Hwang Hyochel © Hwang Hyochel © Hwang Hyochel + 11

Jangheung-gun, South Korea
  • Architects: JYA-RCHITECTS
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 100.8
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2013

Stone Respect / Dom Arquitectura

© Victor Solis © Victor Solis © Victor Solis © Victor Solis + 18

Carnota, Spain
  • Arquitectos: Dom Arquitectura
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 202.0
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2013

Bridge House / Mackay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

© Greg Richardson © Greg Richardson © Greg Richardson © Greg Richardson + 8

Modular Box / SPSS Design

© Ricardo Oliveira © Ricardo Oliveira © Ricardo Oliveira © Ricardo Oliveira + 29

  • Architects: SPSS Design
  • Area Area of this architecture project Area: 110.0
  • Year Completion year of this architecture project Year: 2013