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Peaks View Residence by Carney Logan Burke Architects

Description : The Peaks View residence is sited near Wilson, Wyoming, in a grassy meadow, adjacent to the Teton mountain range.  The design solution for the project had to satisfy two conflicting goals:… Continue reading

Casa Cubo by Studio MK27

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Residence for Art in Dallas, TX by Lake|Flato Architects

Description by Lake|Flato Architects : Set on a sloping 4-acre site, two long masonry clad wings carve into the slope and create a courtyard on the uphill side with an existing building. On… Continue reading

Aradas House in Aveiro, Portugal by RVDM Architects

Description by RVDM Architects : A “plastic” character is assumed for the Proposal, molded exterior and interior spaces. On the outside the building sets courtyards and gardens. The inside spaces are Grouped by… Continue reading

Welsh House in Zimbali, South Africa by Metropole Architects

Description : The House Welsh designed inspired the asian architecture style. The site is in the Zimbali golf course estate – South Africa, and overlooks a vista which includes the rolling green fairway,… Continue reading

Paletz Moi house in Durham, North Carolina by Kenneth E Hobgood Architects

Description by Kenneth E Hobgood Architects : The project is located on a steeply sloping site approximately 15 minutes by car from the campus of Duke University. Both clients are professors at Duke… Continue reading

Beautiful Residence : Mackey Ranch by James D LaRue

Description by James D LaRue : Entirely off the grid, this sleek contemporary is an icon for energy efficiency. Sporting an extensive photovoltaic system, rainwater collection system, and passive heating and cooling, this… Continue reading

Luxurious RCG Residence in Melbourne by Mim Design

Description by Mim Design : This Art Deco residence had some beautiful period features that we wanted to complement and accentuate, which lead us to the striking and dramatic monochromatic colour palette. The… Continue reading

SA Residence in Dhaka by SHATOTTO

Description by SHATOTTO : As Lalon (a spiritual folk singer, Sufi and philosopher) says if there is not one thing inside the body then it is not outside the body either. Body is… Continue reading

North Fork Residence in Snoqualmie in Washington State by Thielsen Architects

Description by Thielsen Architects : Perched on the edge of a wooded cliff overlooking Tate Creek, the North Fork Residence occupies a small shelf of land on the east face of a mountainous… Continue reading

House H in Herzliya, Israel by Sharon Neuman Architects

Description by Sharon Neuman Architects : This house in Herzelya is located on a long and narrow lot and does therefore present a difficult design task. One of the problems, for example, is… Continue reading

Park House in Brisbane by Shaun Lockyer Architects

Description by Shaun Lockyer Architects : The Park House is a dramatic alteration and addition to what was originally a speculative ‘cookie cutter’ style house in a larger development (but in a fantastic… Continue reading

AA House in Barcelona, Spain by OAB

Description by OAB : The design scheme for House AA responds to simple geometric rules. The footprint of the building uses a superimposed 7×7 meter skewed grid to support the program in a… Continue reading

Beautiful Line House in Springfield, MO by Hufft Projects

Description by Hufft Projects : The steep site on which this residence is located dictated the use of a retaining wall to create a level grade.  This retaining wall, or “the line”, became… Continue reading

Westlake Village Home by Schoos Group

Description by Schoos Group : The owners desired their residence to be a warm, contemporary living space with a spa/resort feel, conducive to both family life and entertaining.  One of our main goals… Continue reading

Modern house in Ovar, Portugal by Paula Santos

Description by Paula Santos : The house at Ovar, Portugal, is an exercise where we stretched to the limit a number of ideas and concepts for a long time already contained in other… Continue reading

Collins Avenue Interiors by Steven Harris Architects

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Crab Creek house in Annapolis, Maryland by Robert Gurney

Description by Robert Gurney : This house, located in Annapolis, Maryland, is built on the foundation of a 1960s post and beam modern house. The foundation was kept in an effort to retain… Continue reading

Seacliff House in Sydney by Chris Elliott Architects

Description by Chris Elliott Architects : The site for this house is long and very narrow – an anomaly, a thin sliver of land that was left over from the original subdivision when… Continue reading

East House in Byron Bay, Australia by Built-Environment Practice

Description by Built-Environment Practice : The East House reconfigures an existing 1990s brick house to create a modern beachside residence with a very strong relationship to the coastal environment in which it is… Continue reading

Aspen Residence by Stonefox Design

Description by Stonefox Design : This 1980’s contemporary house had been transformed over the years into an odd combination of conflicting architectural styles. The approach was to simplify the exterior and interior to… Continue reading

Capital Hill Residence in Moscow by Zaha Hadid Architects

Description by Zaha Hadid Architects : Located on the north-face hillside in Barvikha where pine and birch trees grow up to 20 metres high, a villa with fluid geometries emerges from the landscape.… Continue reading

Bartlit Residence in Castle Pines, CO by Lake|Flato Architects

Description by Lake|Flato Architects : Mature stands of ponderosa pine, scrub oak, and native grasses amongst the granite outcroppings form the natural ecology of the site. The design is a series of low… Continue reading

House of Pavilions in Bangalore by Architecture Paradigm

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Ridge House in rural Canada by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson

Description by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson : Overlooking a broad valley with distant views of rural Canada, this house stretches along the crest of a narrow ridge surrounded by evergreen and hardwood forest. The… Continue reading

Grecia House in São Paulo by Isay Weinfeld

Description by Isay Weinfeld : Grecia House is located on a corner plot featuring 4.830 sq m in a residential area in São Paulo, Brazil. The client wanted a house where he could… Continue reading

Urban Ravine House in Toronto by Bortolotto Design Architect

Description by Bortolotto Design Architect : Located in Toronto’s Summerhill neighbourhood, the original 1,600 square foot, darkly traditional, staid 2 1/2 storey house was designed without consideration of its breathtaking ravine site. Today,… Continue reading

Fig Tree Pocket House 2 in Brisbane by Shane Plazibat Architects

Description by Shane Plazibat Architects : The brief for the Fig Tree Pocket house requested a modern 2 storey family home, to be built on a sloping north facing bushland site, with easement… Continue reading