Stunning Byron Hinterland Residence in Australia by Tzannes Associates

Tzannes Associates in collaboration with Sarah Foley of Bosanquet Foley Architects designed this stunning hinterland residence in Byron Bay, Australia. Description by the architects: The architectural language of this house draws from a tradition of lightweight, well ventilated and light filled structures that are characteristic responses to the environmental conditions in the Byron Bay area of far northern NSW – extreme heat at certain times of the year, high rainfall, humidity, damp [...]

 

Admirable House For Trees in Vietnam by Vo Trong Nghia Architects

Vo Trong Nghia Architects designed the ‘House for Trees,’ composed of five individual concrete boxes that look like planters and intend to reconnect its residents with the natural environment. It is located in Ho Chi Minh City, a region where only 0.25% of the area is covered with greenery. The project was conceptualized in response to the rapid and near total urbanization of Vietnamese cities. Description by Vo Trong Nghia Architects: [...]