Hypnotizing Geometry Displayed by Wooden Residence in Estonia

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

Different from every standpoint, this single level residence was completed in 2016 by Kadarik Tüür Arhitektid in Koidu Village, northern Estonia. Its original geometry derives from the shape of the plot and optimizes sunlight.

Not All Wood-Look Tiles Are Created Equal

Architectural Ceramics

Estonia Noce. Wood Replica and Estonia has 100+ faces, meaning you will rarely ever notice the same pattern repeating since it only does it every 100 pieces of tile. For example, Wood Replica and Estonia are produced using digital technology with 4 colors at 400 DPI resolution.

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Week of July 13th, 2020 – Environmentally Conscious Design Trends

Architectural Ceramics

From large windows offering natural light to cut down on energy bills in Estonia, to a Vancouver skyscraper featuring a 30,000 square-foot roof garden that boasts of an “urban oasis”, there’s certainly something for everyone to admire in these 25 project highlights.

This Human Habitat Floats with the Tides

Freshome Design & Architecture Magazine

This project brought students from Estonia, Iceland, Denmark, Latvia, and Lithuania together to create this floating human habitat. Every year, the boggy region of Soomaa in Estonia experiences something called “5th season,” when water levels rise drastically.

Report from Monocle Quality of Life Conference

Heath Ceramics

The transformation that’s gone on and is going on in Estonia is pretty mind-boggling.) At Heath, we’ve been long-time fans of Monocle magazine. We appreciate its quirky mix of business, politics, culture, and design; smart writing; and dialed back look.