Fredensborg House in Denmark Primarily Built in White by NORM Architects

NORM Architects designed the Fredensborg House in Copenhagen, Denmark in keeping with the tradition of Scandinavian simplicity. Description by NORM Architects: On a sloping property north of Copenhagen, the “Fredensborg House” is built on five small plateaus connected by steps, reflecting the shape of its surrounding terrain. The house aesthetic is derived from inspirations brought about by the labyrinthine mountain village architecture, those that you may find familiar in Southern […]


Pristinely White Casa MO in Chile by Gonzalo Mardones Viviani

Architect Gonzalo Mardones Viviani designed Casa MO, a pristinely white coastal home located in the seaside town of Zapallar, Chile. Description by the architect: The house is buried with clearly no intention to interrupt the wonderful view to the horizon from the public road so it is accessed by stairs and ramps going deep into the mountain to discover again – from inside the house – the sea, coast and […]


Beautiful Long Brick House Designed with Fascinating Bookshelves in Hungary by Földes & Co. Architects

Földes & Co. Architects designed this long brick house filled with fascinating bookshelves for a couple in Pilisborosjeno, Hungary.   Photos by Levente Sirokai via contemporist


Cozy Mansion in The Hague by Remy Meijers

Remy Meijers designed this beautiful Mansion in The Hague with pristine shades of white and gray that exude a sense of serenity and space. Description by Remy Meijers: The French owners of this house on the outskirts of The Hague enjoy a light surrounding. That was the starting point for the renovation of this more than hundred year old building. The original layout, the characteristic living room and the original […]


Beautiful Home in March District, Switzerland by Kit Architects

Young Switzerland-based Kit Architects designed this beautiful home located in March District, Switzerland with a particularly interesting rough and irregular facade painted by craftsmen. Description by Kit Architects: The house in March District is located in the midst of a densely populated suburban neighborhood near the bank of a narrow brook. To create a connection to the surrounding garden, the building was designed as a split-level. This allows a sequence […]


Minimalist House in Tamatsu by Ido, Kenji Architectural Studio

Ido, Kenji Architectural Studio designed the House in Tamatsu located in an urban district in Osaka, Japan. Description by Ido, Kenji, Architectural Studio: The house is designed for 4 members of a family with two kids. The house is placed at urban district and a small plot of only 43.21sqm in Osaka, Japan. Around the site is the mixed-use area where small houses, small factories, and small office buildings coexist […]


Unique Sunomata House in Japan by Keitaro Muto Architects

Keitaro Muto Architects designed this unique Sunomata house composed of three overlapping blocks located in Ogaki, Misasa, Tohaku District, Tottori Prefecture, Japan.  Description by Keitaro Muto Architects: This project was to rebuild a house at the corner location between a rice field and a traditional residential area. From the size of double house and the relations of family units, this house contains a variety of open spaces. The brief from […]


Awesome Japanese Home with an Amazing View of Mountains by Kawashima Mayumi Architects Design

Kawashima Mayumi Architects Design built this home located in Hokuto, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan with a stunning view of Mounts Fuji and Kai Komagatake. Description by Kawashima Mayumi Architects Design: Kobuchizawa is a town of the foot of the south side of Yatsugatake that has a gentle slope toward the south to the vertex Yatsugatake towering mountain range to the north. We can look Mount Fuji far south and north Alps, […]


Minimalist Q1 Apartment in Russia by Modom Studio

St Petersburg-based Modom Studio designed the Q1 Apartment, a minimalist 89 square meter residence in Russia. Description by Modom Studio: Mobile pair, 50% of their time conducting business trips, acquired two studios through the wall at 44 meters, one for life, another for rent, but plans changed … The core of the project is to design a single open space with the absolute use of white always honest and clean, […]


Eye-Catching F-House in Japan that Features a Unique Façade of a Crisp White Sheet of Paper with a Folded Edge by Yukio Hashimoto

Japanese architect Yukio Hashimoto designed the ‘F-House’, a two-storey residence in Kyoto, Japan. What makes this home unique is its façade composed of a crisp white sheet of paper with a folded edge that can be associated with the traditional art of origami. Its traditional Japanese interiors feature no visible windows as well as an internal courtyard that hides an inner garden. Description by the architect: The simple fold is […]