Omar Gutiérrez

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Desert Wing / Kendle Design Collaborative

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Programmatically the home is split into two zones, one a 4300 sqft. residence for the owners, a couple …

Cantilevering modern home redefines the ranch house

Long and lean<p>This rectangular house is an exercise in simplicity. Built on top of a hill in Portsea, Australia, the modern home is comprised of three parts that connect together and stretch into an elongated volume. Its exacting shape and sharp edges are a lovely, if unnatural, contrast to …

Studio Saxe’s steel-framed villas provide fabulous view towards the untouched nature of Costa Rica

Costa Rica-based architecture firm Studio Saxe has completed a pair of villas in the rainforest of Santa Teresa, Costa Rica, reflecting themselves as …

Stone roses: the amazing homes - and interiors - being built using one of the humblest of materials

If you want to build a home that has a sense of immortality about it, build it in stone. From the Parthenon to St Paul’s, to the humblest country cottage, it stands for solidity and ­authenticity. Some cities or regions have such a strong association with a particular stone that it’s almost used as …

A landscaper’s ‘hire American’ plan ended with bringing in Mexican workers to finish the job

By Tracy Jan<p>, Reporter<p>DENVER <b>—</b> The first day on the job for the 39 new hires at Jesus "Chuy" Medrano's landscaping firm started as soon as they stumbled off the bus in the early morning, groggy and stiff from the 13-hour trip from the Mexican border.<p>"Ready to work?" Medrano joked in Spanish — before …

Light-filled Danish home with flexible interiors welcomes the forest indoors

Who needs wallpaper when you’ve got exquisitely framed forest views in almost every room? C.F. Møller Architects designed Villa Rypen, a …

Design

Rio Amazonas

White supremacist asks Muslim lawyer why there is no 'Christian ISIS,' gets schooled.

Qasim Rashid, a lawyer in Washington, D.C., went viral on Sunday for giving a white supremacist—and the internet—a much-needed history lesson. Posted …

‘30s Tudor near NYC comes with a diner and cinema for $1.2M

Wait for it...<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> South Orange, New Jersey<p><b>Price:</b> $1,185,000<p>For just over a million dollars, you can get a good …

Dining Rooms

bracket design studio completes concrete villa 131

<b>iranian architect s</b><b>hervin hosseini of bracket design studio has recently completed the concrete-cast villa 131 in urban isfahan, iran.</b> the city …

Landscape Photography

Choosing Exterior Paint Colors

I love looking at beautiful architecture, and I often admire the choices for exterior paint. Choosing the paint color of a home is a big decision. It …

Color Management

BEFORE and AFTER - See how this home added a coffee station and food storage cabinet under the stairs

When interior designer Lisa Robazza was renovating this semi-detached home in Toronto, Canada, she created a coffee station in what was once a closet …

Storage Ideas

Refugees are already vigorously vetted. I know because I vetted them.

By Natasha Hall<p>I conducted one of my last interviews as an immigration officer with the Department of Homeland Security in Istanbul, with Mahmoud and his 8-year-old son from Aleppo, Syria. The boy had lost his legs in the explosion that killed Mahmoud’s wife, sister and other children. It was …

Colombia Art & Architecture

Casa AR | Campuzano Arquitectos | La Calera, Colombia | 600.0 m2 | 2012.<br>Photos: Gabriel & Carlos Campuzano.<br>Via: archdaily.co.

Light Painting the Outline of a Person with Long Exposure Photography

Unlike most photographers, Jason Page creates his images in complete darkness. After experimenting with long exposures of the moon reflecting over …

Concrete-and-glass house in Argentina is spare and beautiful

Casa GS is meant to be ‘timeless’<p>Argentina is no stranger to beautiful, Brutalist concrete architecture. Showcasing the country’s rugged landscape, these homes often marry the indoors and outdoors through massive windows and a flat, low profile.<p>Casa GS in rural central Argentina follows this trend. …

Refugio moderno en Guatapé

Cuando pensamos en una casa, en la idea de lo que ella significa, suelen venir a la mente imágenes conocidas de <b>arquitecturas universales, homogéneas</b> …

Here’s How to Take Long Exposures Without a Filter

You always hear how you have to use a neutral density filter to take a long exposure, right? The thing is, you can get long exposure images without …

Landscape Photography

Six Essential Camera Settings for Landscape Photographers

Sunset at Tenaya Lake, Yosemite. It’s important to check the red channel in the histogram when photographing warm, saturated colors like this.Every …

This New Family Home In Austin, Texas Lives Among The Trees

Matt Fajkus Architecture have designed this family home in Austin, Texas, that’s filled with natural light throughout.<p>At the front of the home, a …

5 rad things architects built for their moms

The best kind of payback<p>We know architects can design some pretty awesome homes for themselves, but every so often, they also give back to the people who <i>really</i> gave them their starts: their mothers. Below, take a look at a handful of charming dwellings architects have designed for their moms, from …

This New California House Makes Itself At Home In The Forest

sagemodern have designed this contemporary home nestled between the trees along side a golf course in Truckee, California.<p>The home, designed as a …

Modern Home Addition Extends out in Two Open Rooms

The two spaces added to the back of this 1930s home in Phoenix seem to mirror one another on the outside. This modern home addition by Chen + …

Single House in Haut / Atelier Lame Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Located in Haut-de-Seine department, the project takes place in a peaceful suburb town close to Paris, …

Kitchen Design Idea - Integrated Cooktop Counter

If you’ve ever felt the desire to create a minimalist streamlined kitchen, but have been discouraged by the existence of bulky stoves, you might be …

Room Divider Idea - This glass wall supports a TV, an art piece, and has a fireplace in between

When Beatrix Space Design were designing this modern family house in Taiwan, they created a room divider that has a variety of functions.<p>The clear …

Alan Kurdi's family opens hair salon in Canada

The family that has become the face of the Syrian refugee crisis has hit another milestone — Tima Kurdi and her brother Mohammad, who just arrived in …

It Took a Whole Family to Build This House

In upstate New York, two families unite to design a vacation house that will suit all their needs for years to come.<p>For those who return year after year to upstate New York’s Adirondack region, the mountains are filled with memories. The area is well-known for the Great Camps built for wealthy …