Gorgeous Renovation of a Spanish Colonial Home in California by Chet Callahan and Ghislaine Viñas Interior Design

Architect Chet Callahan in collaboration with Ghislaine Viñas Interior Design renovated a 1934 Spanish colonial home in Los Feliz, California into a modern and gorgeous residence for Callahan’s young family. Photos by Art Grey via design-milk

 

Traditional Yet Modern Double-Height Loft in Canada by TheMACNABS

TheMACNABS designed this traditional yet modern 1,350 sq/ft loft in Vancouver, Canada. The residence includes 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a roof top patio, a secret door to a hidden office, and a fascinating view of Grouse Mountain. [via freshome]

 

Spacious and Luxurious House Boz in South Africa by Nico van der Meulen Architects

Award-winning architectural firm Nico van der Meulen Architects designed the House Boz, a modern home with spacious and luxurious interiors located in Mooikloof Heights, Pretoria, South Africa. Description by Nico van der Meulen Architects: The client requested a spacious and luxurious four bedroom steel, glass and concrete residence with an emphasis placed on the design of the living rooms. The vastness and natural setting of this site inspired a design [...]

 

Contemporary Home with a Striking Staircase by Pavel Voytov

Visualizer Pavel Voytov designed this modern home with a striking staircase that appears to be floating and bending up from the floor. [via home-designing]

 

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 [...]

 

Modern Berkshire Country Home in England by Gregory Phillips Architects

London-based Gregory Phillips Architects designed Berkshire, a modern country home located on the banks of the River Thames in England. Description by Gregory Phillips Architects: This substantial modern country house is set within twelve acres of elevated grounds on the banks of the River Thames in Berkshire. The layout of the house evolved from a simple diagram incorporating a protected centralised courtyard flanked by glazed single-aspect rooms affording magnificent countryside views, [...]

 

Stunning Renovation of a Former Farmhouse into a Modern Residence in Italy by VPS Architetti

VPS Architetti designed the A2 House, a former farmhouse renovated into a modern home located in Castelmuzio, Siena, Italy. Description by VPS Architetti: “The project called for the transformation of the farmhouse into a residence, adapting the structure to the clients’ requirements by redesigning the interior layout, restoring and renovating the facades, and providing new mechanical systems. There was no increase to the existing historic volumes. A series of service [...]

 

Modern Home in Canada by BORTOLOTTO

Toronto-based architecture firm BORTOLOTTO designed this modern home located in Kings Cross, Canada. Description by BORTOLOTTO: Just north of Toronto, Kings Cross is an idyllic rural community with rolling streets with architecturally distinct houses dating back to the 1960s. This new house sits low amid lush greenery, occupying the footprint of a previous house, but replacing it with a building whose style is thoroughly modern in both design and performance. [...]

 

Contemporary Eco-House in London by Nash Baker Architects

London studio-based practice Nash Baker Architects designed the Bourne Lane in Kent, London for a retiring couple who wanted a more modern, sustainable and accessible home. Description by Nash Baker Architects: This contemporary eco-house sits harmoniously in the grounds of a traditional nineteenth century Oast house which has been the client’s home for 25 years. Designed for a Norwegian and British couple contemplating retirement and no longer wishing to look [...]

 

Contemporary Renovation of DM House in Brazil by Studio Guilherme Torres

The DM House is a modern renovation of a 1970s family residence in São Paulo, Brazil by Studio Guilherme Torres. [via contemporist]