1920s Home in Singapore with Dramatic Monolithic Pool

Singapore-based studio FARM in collaboration with KD Architects designed The Pool Shop House. Completed in 2012, this 4-storey showpiece project is an integration of a historic 1920s structure and modern design. The dramatic interior highlights a monolithic indoor pool and private rooms on upper level. The Pool Shop House by Farm + KD Architects: The Lorong 24A Shophouse Series was conceived as a collection of architectural experiments and showpiece for […]


Stylish LA House by Studio Guilherme Torres

Studio Guilherme Torres designed the LA House located in Londrina, Brazil. Built atop the highest point of the lot, the boxed structure is essentially concrete styled with Brazilian teak cumaru wood. Completed in 2009, this three-level 410 square meter residence also features a garden and pool. Photos by Denilson Machado | MCA Estúdio


Canterbury House with a Gorgeous Pool by Canny Architects

Australian studio Canny Architects designed the Canterbury House located in Canterbury, Australia. This sleek modern home has 4 bedrooms, 4 car garage, 2.5 bathrooms, a cellar and 4 living areas. It’s main feature is a pool resembling a moat that surrounds a decked lounge. Canterbury House with a Gorgeous Pool by Canny Architects: Whilst the home carries a somewhat modest façade, it’s the interior and rear components that really set the tone of […]


Gorgeous Devoto House by Andres Remy Architects

Buenos Aires studio Andres Remy Architects designed the Villa Devoto, an urban residential project located in Argentina. This 550 square meter contemporary home with a pool was for a young couple with kids and was completed in 2009.          Devoto House by Andres Remy Architects: This project was a great challenge for the Studio, considering that it was going to take part of the urban structure. The lot of 18 x 24 […]


Sleek Pool and Garden Pavilion by Robert M. Gurney

Robert M. Gurney studio designed the Nevis Pool and Garden Pavilion in Washington D.C. Completed in 2011, this project is a beautiful extension of a contemporary home in a neighborhood bordering Washington, DC, a suburban site adjacent to woodlands. Nevis Pool and Garden Pavilion by Robert M. Gurney The new pavilion, intended for year round use, is strategically located to provide a threshold between the structured landscape and adjacent woodland. A low-pitched, terne coated […]


Former Stable Turns Into a Beautiful Pool House

Artillery who has offices in London, Dubai and Melbourne designed the South Yarra Pool House. Located in Victoria, Australia, the residential project involves refurbishing a former stable to accommodate a small dwelling abounding the pool at the rear of the client’s property. South Yarra Pool House by Artillery: Artillery designed the Pool House’s interior, exterior and surrounding decking (which links the main dwelling to the pool) working alongside Paul Bangay who was responsible for the landscape […]