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Villa Špindlerův Mlýn / ra15 a.s.

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The motto is an archetype. The seat of the family is the foundation, architecturally expressed by …

House GZ2 / Paul Steel Bouza Arquitecto

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The GZ2 is a 36 square meter house located over a small cliff of a peninsula in the Lonconao lake, …

Living Rooms

NOMA 2.0 / BIG

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Situated between two lakes and within the community of Christiania, the new Noma is built on the site of …

Dining Rooms

Cabin Sandeford / R21 arkitekter

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The cabin is designed as a pavilion among the other buildings of the Sand Farm. The building has the …

Cabins

Cabin Spacey offers 'pay-as-you-live, location-independent' prefab homes

The rising cost of home ownership has motivated many to look for alternatives: some are turning to mortgage-free options like tiny houses, while …

Prefab Homes

Broadmoor Residence / David Coleman Architecture

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Our design explores the notion of merging building and landscape. The original house, designed in 1956 …

Silvernails / Amalgam Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The first ground-up residential project completed by emerging New York City-based Amalgam Studio. …

Hudson Valley

Our New Favorite 800-Square-Foot Cottage That You Can Have Too

How to you maximize space while creating a traditional Southern home? We've got the answers here.<p>When Atlanta architect Brandon Ingram was tasked …

Living Rooms

A Hotelier Realizes a Modern Barn For His Family’s Retreat in South Africa

In the Elgin Valley, a simple rural form by Scott + Partners sets the foundation for an indoor/outdoor getaway.<p>As co-creator of the Daddy Long Legs Art Hotel in Cape Town and the Elgin Valley’s Old Mac Daddy—where guests sleep in converted Airstream trailers—entrepreneur Jody Aufrichtig knows …

Cape Town

Cumberland weeHouse / Alchemy Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Cumberland weeHouse is a year-round lakeside retreat for a family of four and their guests. The …

Sustainable desert home has a small water footprint in Nevada

Las Vegas-based Hoogland Architecture designed the Arroyo House, a forever home for a couple with a penchant for the outdoors and sustainable design. …

Framing

A Volcanic Rock House Seamlessly Disappears Into The Landscape

How do you make a house feel open and connected to its surroundings without actually exposing it to the outside world in the typical manner? The …

Hillside Villa / Joe Serrins Studio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Twenty miles above Beirut, the village of Baaddat on Mount Lebanon serves as the dramatic site for this …

Architecture

Shipwreck Lodge / Nina Maritz Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Inspired by the deprivations endured by survivors from the foundered Dunedin Star and the desolate and …

Shipwrecks

Passive House-inspired home ushers in spectacular Grand Tetons views

The sublime beauty of the Grand Tetons is fully embraced in the stunning House of Fir, a forever home that boasts sustainable and durable elements …

Jackson Hole

An Addition to a 1955 Modern Home Maximizes Views of the San Francisco Bay

A new master suite at the Teaberry Residence by Cary Bernstein Architect realizes the full potential of a site in Tiburon, California.<p>In 2012, a home with a water view wasn’t even on Chris and Laura Porter’s wishlist. The couple didn’t think they could find one within their budget in Marin County, …

San Francisco Bay

La Cabañita / Paz Arquitectura

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> La Cabañita seeks to integrate into the natural environment of a wooded area on the outskirts of …

Guatemala City

Studio MM

Our pick for #HouseoftheDay is the Jessie Street Residence by Derrington Building Studio. For more on this home, please visit: …

Architecture

Villa Swallow / Studio Ante Murales d.o.o.

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> How should a vacation home look like, on a rather steep terrain that collapses into the sea so that all …

Living Rooms

Bernier-Thibault House / Paul Bernier Architecte

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Two boxes made of glass and wood, simple volumes of similar dimensions, were added to this house in the …

Living Rooms

CR Residence / Padovani Arquitetos Associados

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> With extensive horizontal lines and benefiting from materials with organic tones and textures, this …

Wine Cellars

House ERG / Ralph Germann architectes

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Designed originally for construction workers of the railroad connecting Montreux to the Rochers-de-Naye, …

Living Rooms

Sunset Houses / Vilela Florez

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The project of two houses, located in the municipality of Tibau do Sul, is inserted in an irregular …

Shipping containers become a spectacular plant-covered gallery

São Paulo-based architecture studio SuperLimão and architect Gabriela Coelho recently completed GSC, a massive multi-use collector’s gallery built …

Green Design

Benbow Yard / FORMstudio

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> FORMstudio’s latest completed project is a response to the Mayor of London’s Policy to optimise the …

London

Peconic House / Mapos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The Hamptons enjoys a storied past. Unique daylight and compelling landscapes have drawn artists to this …

This beautiful Washington cabin meets net-zero targets even in extreme temperatures

Nestled in a historic mining area in Washington State’s Cascade Mountains, a holiday retreat offers luxurious comfort without compromising …

Pacific Northwest

Mosman House in Sydney, Australia by SAOTA

Mosman, SAOTA’s first completed project in Sydney, Australia is a bold and modern home set on two adjacent sites.Created and designed by …

Bedrooms

Torekov House / Wåhlin Arkitekter

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In 2016 we were approached by a couple who wanted to commission a new build on a block of land in …

Living Rooms

Modern Ranch Farmhouse In Austin Texas Home Tour

When Tim Brown’s clients first met with him about designing a home in Wimberley, Texas, southwest of Austin, the couple already had an idea of how …

Home Tours