Modern House N in Moscow by 4a Architekten

4a Architekten designed the House N, a family home located in Moscow that is a combination of traditional European influence and modern features. Description by 4a Architekten: In dialogue with the client an exciting new interpretation of the existing building from the 90s arose. In this case, the original appearance of the dwelling house has changed dramatically, although the existing building structure remained largely intact: A generous glass designed with [...]

 

Contemporary Antokolsky Apartment in Israel by Pitsou Kedem Architects

Pitsou Kedem Architects designed this modern Antokolsky Apartment in Tel Aviv, Israel that reflects the personality of its client who is a fashion designer and boutique owner. Description by Pitsou Kedem Architects:  “This urban residence, set in the heart of Tel Aviv was designed for a fashion designer and owner of a boutique and brand bearing her name – JERRY. The building was designed as tribute to and a reflection [...]

 

Contemporary Home in Melbourne with a Conserved Japanese Maple Tree

Young Australian architect Andrew Maynardan has designed this modern home in Moor Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Australia with a Japanese maple tree carefully encased in a glass courtyard. The residence reflects the ideal combination of modern style and a sustainable design. [via decoist]

 

Fabulous Planalto House by Flavio Castro

Brazilian architect Flavio Castro designed this urban living space called Planalto House in São Paulo, Brazil for a couple with two children. The residence is composed of two large perpendicular volumes that occupy a total surface of 800 square meters. Description by Flavio Castro: The way of appropriation of the 800 square meters available for the establishment of the house (20x40m) is quite clear. Two large perpendiculars volumes mark the territory [...]

 

Fabulously Modern Glendowie House by Bossley Architects

One of Australia’s top 10 architectural firms, Bossley Architects, have designed the Glendowie House in Auckland, New Zealand. This fabulous house earned the Bossly Architects awards such as the NZIA Auckland Residential Architectural Award in 2010 as well as being one of the finalists in the Home New Zealand, Home of the Year in 2008. Description by Bossley Architects: The form of this house has been determined by the constraints [...]

 

Fascinating Lakefront Residence by Audino Construction

Texas-based Audino Construction has designed the Lakefront Residence that exudes both a laidback rustic charm and a modern feeling. Aside from glass, concrete and stone, the designers also used dark and mellow wooden surfaces to create visual and textural contrast. The combination of various elements in and outside the residence makes the whole structure definitely fascinating. [via decoist]

 

Fabulous Six Semi-Detached Houses Plus An Isolated House by Antonio Altarriba Comes

Antonio Altarriba Comes has designed a very unique residence that is actually composed of six semi-detached houses and an isolated house in Rocafort, Valencia, Spain. So technically, it is a seven-in-one home. Description from  Antonio Altarriba Comes: This project, consisting of six semi-detached houses and an isolated one located in Rocafort (Valencia), tries to get homogeneity and order of the independent units creating a whole. Basically, there are three different types [...]