Luxurious + Modern Italian Villa in Apulia

Villa Bianca is a relaxing holiday sanctuary located on the hills of Santa Maria di Leuca, Apulia, Italy. The luxurious contemporary villa has 6 bedrooms and  huge outdoor pool overlooking the sea. Description: The villa’s vast open living areas connect the terraces offering breathtaking views of the dramatic meeting of the Adriatic and Ionian seas. The enclosed pool area contains a large pool, children pool and jacuzzi, bar, and authentic wood [...]

 

Sophisticated Overby Beach House by John Robert Nilsson Architecture

John Robert Nilsson Architecture studio have completed the Overby House, a highly sophisticated beach house located in Overby, Värmdö.   Description by John Robert Nilsson Architecture: A beach house with very high standards in terms of aesthetics and precision in execution. All solutions are seemingly simple and unadorned. Clean shapes, clean lines are consistently pursued. It is a technology-intensive house, like a piece of civilized life and order placed on a boulder [...]

 

Contemporary Ribatejo House Built on a Low Hill by Atelier Nuno Lacerda Lopes

Atelier Nuno Lacerda Lopes have designed the Ribatejo House located in the most central of the traditional provinces of Portugal. This contemporary streamlined home was built on a low hill and wide landscape situated in Alentejo’s traditional farm which opens up to row of cork oaks and olive trees. Photos courtesy  Nelson Garrido

 

Contemporary Lake House with Green Roof by LHVH Architekten

LHVH Architekten have designed the Lake House located in Kreuzau, Germany. Featuring a dramatic roof garden, this contemporary home by the lake was completed in 2010. Description by LHVH Architekten: This house above the Rur reservoir is reminiscent of the famous architectural icons along the Californian Pacific Coast – despite its modest size. The glass façade continues around the corner and opens the living, dining, and kitchen areas up to [...]

 

Contemporary House Resembles an Artist's Canvas by Pitsou Kedem Architects

Pitsou Kedem architecture studio have designed this contemporary Kfar Shmaryahu residence located in Israel.   Description by Pitsou Kedem Architects: The arrangement of objects in a given space or a defined format in order to give meaning to the placement and arrangement of the items, The result of the relationship between the object and the framework of the artistic creation. A private, family residence in an urban environment. From without, [...]

 

Slate Covered Facade Villa by BBVH Architects

BBVH Architects have designed the Villa Festen located in in the Biesland area of Ypenburg, Hague, The Netherlands. This 232 square meter contemporary home was completed in 2011. Description by BBVH Architects: The organization of the house and its position on the plot is aimed at the sun. The entrance, garage, bathrooms and storage rooms are all located at the north east side. The living room, dining room, bedrooms and [...]

 

Outstanding Carrara House by Andres Remy Arquitectos

Andres Remy Arquitectos have designed the Carrara House located in Pilar, Buenos Aires, Argentina. This 660 square meter residence with a spectacular pool was completed in 2010. Description by Andres Remy Arquitectos: Located on an irregular lot, the house sits at the back of the lot and is parallel to one of the streets to open the best orientation and capture the best views. The idea of this journey was [...]

 

Spectacular House on Harborview Hills by Laidlaw Schultz Architects

Laidlaw Schultz Architects have designed this amazing contemporary home located in Harborview Hills in Corona del Mar (Spanish for “Crown of the Sea”), a town in the affluent city of Newport Beach, California. Description by Laidlaw Schultz Architects: With a passion for modern architecture and an international understanding of style, the homeowners approached Laidlaw Schultz Architects seeking something unique and suitable for their growing family. The home’s quiet street setting [...]

 

Luxurious 910 Swallow's Landing by Smith Designs

Smith Designs have created this luxurious interior of a stunning penthouse overlooking the Victoria Harbour located in the Canadian city of Victoria, British Columbia. The suite features chic and sophisticated finishing with granite flooring, honed granite counter tops, anthracite stained millwork and stainless steel appliances and backsplash in the kitchen, and custom hand-burnished plaster finishes. Photos by Russ Heinl

 

'The Left-Over-Space House’ by Cox Rayner Architects

Cox Rayner Architects has designed this unique private house in Paddington, Queensland, Australia. This renovation and extension project included adjoining a tiny cottage and a Heritage hall to create a comfortable home for a family of four.    Description by Cox Rayner Architects: This narrow private house demonstrates what can be achieved on the myriad of ‘left-over’ spaces in inner cities, such as disused easements or parking lots.  In this [...]