Fascinating Floating House in Canada by MOS Architects

New York-based MOS Architects designed the Floating House located at the Lake Huron in Ontario, Canada. Description by MOS Architects: The Floating House is the intersection of a vernacular house typology with the shifting site-specific conditions of this unique place: an island on Lake Huron. The location on the Great Lakes imposed complexities to the house’s fabrication and construction, as well as its relationship to site. Annual cyclical change related to […]

 

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 […]

 

Dreamy Lake Tahoe Residence by Mark Dziewulski Architect

San Francisco based studio Mark Dziewulski Architect designed The Lake House located in the shores of Lake Tahoe in Incline Village, Crystal Bay, Nevada, USA. Completed in 2010, this 8,694 square foot contemporary house has four bedrooms and four bathrooms lavishly accessed thru a central glass stairwell and glass elevator.   Photos by Ski The Future