Barkitecture 2012 – Photos of the Luxe Doghouse & Garden Competition Entries

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above: the Bau Wau Dog House by Ripple Design Studio

Luxe Interiors + Design and Seattle Design Center hosted Barkitecture 2012 last week —a luxury dog house construction and garden competition presented by Keller Supply Company and Kohler Co. Take a look at the entries below. Read more

The Hidden House Project by 123DV Modern Villas. A Study In Modern ECO Architecture.

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The Netherland’s 123DV Modern Villas entered Polish architecture firm Mode:Lina’s competition in which they were asked to design an ECO house. The challenge was to design a standard residential home in a standard location that performs sustainably and 123DV Modern Villas came up with the Hidden House. Read more

Modern Treehouse is 1 of 5 Finalists For House Of The Year. The Mandeville Canyon Treehouse.

Mandeville Canyon Treehouse

Rockefeller Partners Associates‘ stunning Mandeville Canyon Treehouse is presently up, along with four other modern homes, for Arch Daily’s Building of The Year . Voting ends today, and all the nominees are shown here later in this post. Read more

Gimme Shelter: Guggenheim & Google’s Virtual Design Competition

Guggenheim & Google's Virtual Design Competition

On the occasion of Frank Lloyd Wright’s birthday, June 8, the Guggenheim Museum and Google launched Design It: Shelter Competition, a global, online initiative that invites the public to use Google Earth and Google SketchUp to create and submit designs for virtual 3-D shelters for a location of their choice anywhere on Earth. Read more