Lovely Swedish Summer House by Enflo Arkitekter

Enflo Arkitekter, in collaboration with DEVE Architects, has created this lovely summer house located in the serene landscape of Swedish Gotland. What makes the home ultimately relaxing is its wood material along with its slim volume that allows natural light to dominate the whole place. [via thisispaper]

 

Stunning Illuminated Gold Trees by Giuseppe Penone

Italian artist Giuseppe Penone has created this 12-meter long tree sculpture called ‘Spazio di Luce’. Penone made a full bronze cast of the tree and divided it into sections. The empty space inside the tree was coated in gold-colored wax making it look like it is illuminated while juxtaposing the organic facade with a vibrant inner glowing light. You may want to check this out in at the Whitechapel Gallery in London […]

 

Relaxing Private House that Features a Façade Enveloped with Vertical Wooden Slats

Switzerland-based Gramazio & Kohler architects designed this very humbling private house, which features a unique façade enveloped with 315 vertical wooden slats.