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70 Curious Cubic Structures

From Solar-Panelled Art Structures to Cubic Tooth Clinics

— November 18, 2013 — Art & Design
These curious cubic structures will certainly intrigue any architectural enthusiast who enjoys bold and distinct geometric shapes.

While a cube is often considered to be a very basic geometric concept, translating that shape into an architectural structure often results in a very abstract overall appearance. While some people prefer homes and buildings that are large and expansive, these cubic structures are offering a more tight and compact structural design, turning an ordinary geometric shape into a wonderfully modern home or office space. From nomadic cube abodes to playful cube offices, these creative cubic structures are showcasing that small sizes can still make a significantly large impact.

Showcasing how basic geometric shapes can translate into mesmerizing architecture designs, these cubic structures will definitely have people stopping in their tracks as they pass by.
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Futuristic Cubed Museums
Futuristic Cubed Museums
The Nanjing Sifang Art Museum by Steven Holl Architects is Eye-Catching
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Auto-Inclusive Micro-Homes
Auto-Inclusive Micro-Homes
Jon Salerno's Habitat Concept Uses a Vehicle as its Living Room
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Alabaster Box Abodes
Alabaster Box Abodes
Alberto Campo Baeza's Moliner House is Built for a Poet
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67
Luxury Cubic Constructions
Luxury Cubic Constructions
The Wheeler Kearns Architects 'Lake Shore Drive House' is Symmetrical
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66
Medusa Cocktail Lounges
Medusa Cocktail Lounges
The Eco-Wine Cube has Tendrils that Amass Natural Energy
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Eraser Cube Spaces
Eraser Cube Spaces
This Small Rubber Pavilion Looks Out of This World
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64
Piggybacking Home Additions
Piggybacking Home Additions
The Stefan Eberstadt Backpack House Opens Any Space
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Glass Cube Eco Embassies
Glass Cube Eco Embassies
The Winning Design for the New US Embassy in London
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Cross-Shaped Minimalist Domiciles
Cross-Shaped Minimalist Domiciles
The Project LXV by Planda Modernizes King Louis's Luxury Cabin
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Concaved Cube Concept Designs
Concaved Cube Concept Designs
This Architecture from Steven Holl is Balanced and Elegant
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Breathtaking Cube Constructions
Breathtaking Cube Constructions
La Liberté in Groningen, The Netherlands Could Not be More Bo
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Square Studios
Square Studios
Atelier 37.2 Redesigns Le Petit Oiseau Va Sortir into Cubes
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Hidden Cubic Homes
Hidden Cubic Homes
The Mixcoac House is a Diamond in a Rough Neighborhood
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Contemporary Cube Housing
Contemporary Cube Housing
The 10x10x10 House by Liong Lie Embraces Simplistic Design Ideals
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Self-Generating Art Installations
Self-Generating Art Installations
The Stair Scape Cubes is a Human-Powered Electricity Masterpiece
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Solar-Panelled Art Structures
Solar-Panelled Art Structures
The Sun Altered Cube is an Eco-Friendly Art Installation
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Playful Cube Offices
Playful Cube Offices
The Swedish Lecor Headquarters Features Bold Geometric Accents
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Sublime Stackable Structures
Sublime Stackable Structures
Urban Cubes by Klab Architecture Brings Tetris to Real Life
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Cubic Tooth Clinics
Cubic Tooth Clinics
Dental Bliss by Integrated Field Co. Boasts a Minimalist Design
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Striped Cubic Condos
Striped Cubic Condos
The H4 House by Brio54 Has Modern Outer Aesthetics & Inner Amenities
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50
Recycled Window Pavilions
Recycled Window Pavilions
The Rake Showroom is Designed With Sustainability in Mind
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Cubic Cliffside Shacks
Cubic Cliffside Shacks
The Panorama and WMR Home in Chile Sits Atop a Mountain
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Cutout Cube Architecture
Cutout Cube Architecture
The Sugamo Shinkin Bank is Colorfully Contemporary
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Stoney Cubic Living
Stoney Cubic Living
Trial Bay House by Heffernan Button Voss Architects is Cool Living
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Square Motif Structures
Square Motif Structures
Sako Architects' Cube Tube is Futuristically Minimalist
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Transparent Treetop Cubes
Transparent Treetop Cubes
The Steam Studio is a Bizarrely Intriguing Recycled Space
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Wooden Ninja Residences
Wooden Ninja Residences
The Kohga House by Takayama Architects
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Cutout Cube Superstructures
Cutout Cube Superstructures
The S.Deer Headquarters in Nanjing by Prechteck is Boxy
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Nomadic Cube Abodes
Nomadic Cube Abodes
The Bao House by dot Architects Optimizes the Concept of Mobile Homes
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Minimalist Shadowbox Abodes
Minimalist Shadowbox Abodes
House-T by Tsukano Marries Japanese Traditions and Modern Design Lines
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Sketchy Modern Shacks
Sketchy Modern Shacks
Casey Brown Architecture Presents Permanent Camping in Australia
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Disco-Like Architecture
Disco-Like Architecture
The Energy Cube Structure Features a High-Powered Solar Facade
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Compact Cube Homes
Compact Cube Homes
Mike Page's Cube Home is Compact and Eco-Friendly
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Boxy Hilltop Libraries
Boxy Hilltop Libraries
The A+P House by Bauart Architects is located in Meilen, Switzerland
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Translucent Block Book Rooms
Translucent Block Book Rooms
Nam June Paik Library is a Contemporary Cube of Literature
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Cubed Ivory HillsideTowers
Cubed Ivory HillsideTowers
The Mountain Cabin by Marte Marte Architecture is the Perfect Retreat
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Glass Box Abodes
Glass Box Abodes
Amsterdam's Rieteiland House Leaves Little Privacy for Its Inhabitants
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Alienesque Cube Architecture
Alienesque Cube Architecture
The Guangdong Museum is Inspired by Ancient Chinese Artifacts
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Mod Cubic Tents
Mod Cubic Tents
The ZENCUBE Puts Traditional Tents to Shame
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Contemporary Cubic Living Quarters
Contemporary Cubic Living Quarters
Loft Cube by Fabio Fantolino Combines Everything in One Space
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Ice Cube Cultural Hubs
Ice Cube Cultural Hubs
Calabar International Conference Center Merges Parts Into a Whole
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Windowless Cubed Houses
Windowless Cubed Houses
A Skylight-Only Abode in Obama Japan by Suppose Design
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Lumber Cube Rooms
Lumber Cube Rooms
The Box House by u+a Uses a Crate to Reconfigure an Open Concept Interior
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Abundantly Striped Abodes
Abundantly Striped Abodes
The Stripe House by GAAGA Architects Boasts a Lined Design
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Self-Sustaining Cubitecture
Self-Sustaining Cubitecture
Matrix Gateway Complex is an Astounding Innovative Green Structure
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Cubed Camouflaged Havens
Cubed Camouflaged Havens
Malbaie V Residence by MU Architecture Blends into the Scenery
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Boxy Integrated Mountain Havens
Boxy Integrated Mountain Havens
Ferienhaus Vitznau by Lischer Partner Blends Into its Surroundings
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Cube Architecture
Cube Architecture
Dubai Sports City
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Stacked Cube Dwellings
Stacked Cube Dwellings
Andres Remy Architects' Casa Orquidea is a Modern Marvel
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Concrete Cube Shops
Concrete Cube Shops
Contemporary Furniture Store Volume B in Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Cubic Labyrinth Interiors
Cubic Labyrinth Interiors
The JAIST Gallery Design is Inspired by Cryptic Puzzles
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Compact Feng Shui Spaces
Compact Feng Shui Spaces
The Space Flavor Cube Allows Freedom in a 1,100-Square Foot Loft
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Multi-Faceted Hillside Homes
Multi-Faceted Hillside Homes
The Casa Playa Las Lomas I-05 is a Designer's Dream
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Minimalist Cube Abodes
Minimalist Cube Abodes
The Inside Out House Makes You Feel Like You're Living Outdoors
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Tetris-Inspired Homes
Tetris-Inspired Homes
The Shakin Stevens House by Matt Gibson Exemplifies Structured Architecture
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Mod Angular Houses
Mod Angular Houses
The Casa Cubo by Agraz Arquitectos is the Epitome of Boxiness
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Pop-up Stargazing Cabins
Pop-up Stargazing Cabins
‘Carré d'étoiles' Have Transparent Sky Domes
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Concrete Block Abodes
Concrete Block Abodes
The Andrew Golatta Concept House is Solid as a Rock
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Cramped Apartment Captures
Cramped Apartment Captures
1972 by Noritaka Minami is Depressingly Futuristic
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Contemporary Cubic Structures
Contemporary Cubic Structures
The Good Residence by Crone Partners is Geometrically Gorgeous
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Sunken Cube Sanctuaries
Sunken Cube Sanctuaries
The Manco Architects Conceptual Mosque Reforms Tradition
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White Cube Homes
White Cube Homes
The Parallel House by Fumihito Hisanari is Simple and Chic
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Clear Cube Dwellings
Clear Cube Dwellings
The Bohermore House by Boyd Cody Architects is Entirely Open Concept
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Modular Cubed Pop-Ups
Modular Cubed Pop-Ups
Illy Temporary Shop by Caterina Tiazzoldi Can Be Adapted to Different Areas
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Minimalist Cubed Havens
Minimalist Cubed Havens
The Gomez Residence by Marta Gonzalez Architects Has an Open Concept
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Hillside Pod Homes
Hillside Pod Homes
The Studio Aisslinger Fincube is a Small Home with Big Potential
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Cubic-Chic Hotels
Cubic-Chic Hotels
'Casa de la Flora' Brings a Modern Feel to a Tropical Beach Location
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Cube Cabin Hotels
Cube Cabin Hotels
The Jaipur Rasa Resort Advertises a Luxurious Nomadic Experience
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Single-Person Eco Homes
Single-Person Eco Homes
This Small Eco House by Renzo Piano is Fit for Just One Person
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Cube-Shaped Architecture
Cube-Shaped Architecture
Taipei Performing Arts Center is a Building for Blockheads
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