Mauka + Makai House by FLOAT

FLOAT architectural research and design have designed a home with 2 pavilions named Mauka (Hawaiian word for “inland toward the mountains”) and Makai (Hawaiian word for seaward). Photography by Olivier Koning via Contemporist

 

Exquisite Hover House in California That Maximizes Outdoor Living on a Small Lot by Glen Irani Architects

The Hover House in Venice Canals of Los Angeles, California was designed by Glen Irani Architects  as part of its series that maximizes outdoor living on small lots. Description by Glen Irani Architects: Situated on the Venice Canals of Los Angeles, California, Hover House 3 represents the third in the architects’ Hover House series. This series focuses on maximizing outdoor living on small lots by ‘hovering’ the building envelope above [...]