Maximum Garden House by Formwerkz Architects

Formwerkz Architects have designed the Maximum Garden House located in Singapore, Singapore. This 350 square meter home with its facade covered with lush green wall was completed in 2010. Description by Formwerkz: LANDEDNESS One questions the sense of ‘landed-ness’ in a typically maxed-out envelope of a semi-detached typology. What is usually left over after the building footprint is no more than a slender planting strip on the ground. Hence, one [...]

 

Contemporary Sunset Vale House with Minimalist Garden

Singapore-based studio WOW Architects designed the Sunset Vale House. Completed in 2008, a minimalist garden was integrated inside this 600 square meter Singapore contemporary home. Sunset Vale House by WOW Architects:   In land-scarce Singapore, owners often request houses that fill up as much of the site as the building codes allow to maximize the economic value of the property. In contrast, here, the desire to replace lost greenery and [...]

 

Singapore Art Deco Style Home with an Exquisite Courtyard Pool

Singapore-based studio ONG&ONG designed the restoration and renovation of a traditional art deco style shop house located in  55 Blair Road, Singapore. This 2-storey contemporary residential with an exquisite courtyard pool was completed in 2009. 55 Blair Road House by ONG&ONG: 5 Blair Road was a renovation and restoration project of a traditional art deco style shop house. Static walls were replaced with glazed partitions which could either segregate the outdoor pool [...]

 

Unique Sloping Roof Garden + Meera Sky Garden House in Singapore

Singapore-based studio Guz Architects designed the Meera Sky Garden House located in Singapore. According to the architects, the large multi layered four storey house tries its best to break down the volume into human scale spaces with interaction with gardens and greenery at all levels. Photos by Patrick Bingham Hall via Open Buildings