Barn House Conversions Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories On Design // Barn House Conversions.

Barn-houses very much remind me of my childhood, and houses in which my grandparents used to live, and some of my uncles and aunties still do. I've grown up knowing so many barns looking like a "before shot", so seeing ultra sharp, modern...
Weekend House in Wachtebeke, Belgium by GAFPA | Yellowtrace

Weekend House in Wachtebeke, Belgium by GAFPA.

What makes a weekend house? Young architects GAFPA fancied to land in Wachtebeke for what could be a weekend house. The project earned them a special mention during the recent Belgian Building Awards. The weekend house exemplifies an...
Perfectly Perforated, Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories On Design // Perfectly Perforated.

Perfectly Perforated (try saying that as fast as you can five times in a row) is a celebration of the love affair architects & interior designers seem to have with the 'hole'. Get your mind out of the gutter - you know that I mean,...
Stories on Design: Empty and Abandoned Buildings, Curated by Yellowtrace

Stories On Design // Empty & Abandoned Buildings.

I've always had a profound fascination with empty buildings and abandoned spaces. It's difficult to look at these sorts of images without a whole bunch of mixed feelings rising to the surface - a sense of wonder, confusion, awe,...
LVDV Apartment by i.s.m.architecten // Leuven, Belgium.

LVDV Apartment by i.s.m.architecten // Leuven, Belgium.

The primary goal of this renovation by i.s.m.architecten was to adapt the existing apartment to it’s new solo inhabitant. The designers have added a series of transparent partitions, maintaining a spacious and open feel, at the same time...