Boathouse in Austria by MHM Architects

MHM Architects designed Boathouse docked in Millstätter lake, Carinthia, Austria. This 252 square meter residential project is a boathouse with a relaxing spa and recreational area. Photos by Paul Ott

 

Stylish LA House by Studio Guilherme Torres

Studio Guilherme Torres designed the LA House located in Londrina, Brazil. Built atop the highest point of the lot, the boxed structure is essentially concrete styled with Brazilian teak cumaru wood. Completed in 2009, this three-level 410 square meter residence also features a garden and pool. Photos by Denilson Machado | MCA Estúdio

 

Orient IV House by Ryall Porter Sheridan Architects

New York-based studio Ryall Porter Sheridan Architects designed the Orient IV residential project. Located on Long Island, this contemporary home is a renovation of an existing 1970s house. Orient IV House by Ryall Porter Sheridan Architects: This House is the renovation of an existing 1970s house. Though renovated to Passive House standards of construction, the North facing views and sheets of glass prevented it from meeting Passive House energy calculations. At the time of […]

 

Unique Bubble Palace by Antti Lovag

Architect Antti Lovag refers to his radical approach to architecture as habitologie. His unique approach was clearly demonstrated when he designed the Palais Bulles. Originally designed for the Pierre Bernard and was later sold to designer Pierre Cardin. Palais Bulles, which literally means Bubble Palace, is a 1200 square meter bubble inspired villa located on the edge of the Mediterranean Sea in Theoule-sur-Mer in the Massif de l’Esterel. The house is composed of a reception hall, panoramic lounge, suites, swimming pool, […]

 

Intimate Home Resembles a Kangaroo Pouch

Japanese architect Hiroshi Nakamura designed House SH located in Tokyo. Completed in 2005, this contemporary intimate home has a total floor area of 86.97 square meters. The design concept according to Hiroshima is,” Intimacy; I want to create intimacy between architecture and people. The hollow embraces; softy and gently, like a kangaroo’s pouch. It embraces the light from the top and glows in the early morning, in the midst of the day. This is the ‘intimacy’ […]

 

Sleek Shaker Heights House

Ohio-based studio Dimit Architects designed the Shaker Heights House. This sleek contemporary home is located in Columbus Ohio and was completed in 2012. Shaker Heights House by Dimit Architects: This single-family residence was designed to facilitate the modern lifestyle of an active young family in the leafy Cleveland suburb of Shaker Heights, Ohio. The house plan is arranged as two basic wings— one is more public in function with living, dining, and entertaining spaces— the […]