Architecture

Exquisite South Carolina House Evoking A Traditional Coastal Style

Exquisite South Carolina House Evoking A Traditional Coastal Style

The architects behind the Southern Living Idea House at Palmetto Bluff drew their inspiration for the home’s design from Palmetto Bluff’s low country surroundings. The home, designed by Pursley Dixon Architects as a haven for guests to enterta.. Read More →

Modern Addition Breathes New Life Into Terrace House in Australia

Modern Addition Breathes New Life Into Terrace House in Australia

The creative team at Carr Design Group gave this Edwardian terrace house in Melbourne, Australia, a modern two-story extension. The Cube House project was designed for a young couple and their two children. “The couple purchased the si.. Read More →

Explore the Enchanting Aman Canal Grande Hotel in Venice

Explore the Enchanting Aman Canal Grande Hotel in Venice

When in Venice, you might want to stay at or admire the fabulous Aman Canal Grande Hotel. Italy’s romantic city on water houses some spectacular buildings, so you never know what might surprise you behind the next corner. Occupying one of U.. Read More →

Contemporary Add-On Transforms This Dutch 50s Farmhouse

Contemporary Add-On Transforms This Dutch 50s Farmhouse

Located in a village in Aalten, Netherlands, this 50s farmhouse’s renovation is a contemporary blend of the traditional and the modern. Bureau Fraai updated the interiors in the main living area, and created an add-on living space that incorp.. Read More →

Dynamic Creekside Retreat Invaded by Light and Bright Colors

Dynamic Creekside Retreat Invaded by Light and Bright Colors

The Creekside Retreat by Richardson Architects is a successful redesign project of a house initially built in 1954: “This home, nestled in a redwood grove, was recently purchased by a family of four. Situated on a gently upsloping lot bordere.. Read More →

Casual Luxury Exuded by Spacious Villa in Puerto de Andratx, Spain

Casual Luxury Exuded by Spacious Villa in Puerto de Andratx, Spain

This spacious villa located in the scenic Puerto de Andratx, Spain is impressive to say the least. The property is located on a lot of 2500 square meters with a private pool and a generously-sized garden, several magnificent terraces, barbecue are.. Read More →

Farming Kindergarten Uplifting Vietnam’s Hope for the Future

Farming Kindergarten Uplifting Vietnam’s Hope for the Future

Spreading over 3800 square meters, the Farming Kindergarten by Vo Trong Nghia Architects is an astounding architectural project trying to give back the power to the people. In a historically agricultural country like Vietnam, where the manufacturi.. Read More →

Smart Roof Extension Boasts Panoramic City Views in Beirut

Smart Roof Extension Boasts Panoramic City Views in Beirut

Brussels practice Notan Office completed a roof extension and water tank project in a crowded urban area of Beirut, Lebanon. The unconventional extension has a total surface of 250 square meters (2,691 square feet). “In Beirut roofs are inha.. Read More →

Unique Rooftop Infinity Pool Floating Above Unspoiled Greek Island Scenery 

Unique Rooftop Infinity Pool Floating Above Unspoiled Greek Island Scenery 

Floating above a treasured entrance, a unique  rooftop infinity pool embellishes beautiful Tinos Island in Greece’s Cyclades archipelago. The largest of its kind, Tinos Island has recently become a focal point for architectural inspir.. Read More →

Contemporary Reinterpretation of Traditional Chalet: Hocker Farm in UK

Contemporary Reinterpretation of Traditional Chalet: Hocker Farm in UK

Donald Architecture completed the design of Hocker Farm, a charming stone cottage within The Peak District National Park in Longnor, Buxton, United Kingdom. According to the architects, the development had to be in-keeping with the local context, w.. Read More →

This Man Built An Amazing 3-Story Treehouse For His Grandchildren

This Man Built An Amazing 3-Story Treehouse For His Grandchildren

Growing up, Jay Hewitt had a treehouse that was little more than a large piece of plywood. Fond memories of his playtime up high and a desire for his grandchildren to experience the same joy led him to create a treehouse they could also enjoy. Being .. Read More →

Luxurious and Playful Minimalist Home

Luxurious and Playful Minimalist Home

Located in Japan, this single family home is a study in minimalism. Designed in 2016 by Tukurito Architects,  the simple, spartan design allows small details to shine through. The herringbone pattern on the counter contrasts with the straight wo.. Read More →

Painter’s Studio in Paris Becomes Contemporary Family Apartment

Painter’s Studio in Paris Becomes Contemporary Family Apartment

Atelier Wilda transformed the painting studio of the late artist Pierre Lemaire (1920-2007) in Paris, France into a contemporary family apartment. The 484.3-square-foot (45-square-meter) crib features minimalist interiors and charming roof windo.. Read More →

6 Amazing Indoor Water Feature Ideas

6 Amazing Indoor Water Feature Ideas

Water features are usually associated with outdoor gardens, adding a serene bubbling brook to lush natural areas. But you can also get that relaxing feeling inside the home with an indoor water feature. The uses for water features in the home are end.. Read More →

Perfectly Designed Texas Luxury Property Sends Shivers Down Your Spine

Perfectly Designed Texas Luxury Property Sends Shivers Down Your Spine

Rarely can we see such a sculpted royal atmosphere, so when this 9 bedroom Palm Royale luxury home became available, it definitely created a new definition for inspiration. There are homes, luxury homes and then there is this dream realm where eve.. Read More →

Home Extension Heaven: Outfitting Your Home For Leisurely Living

Home Extension Heaven: Outfitting Your Home For Leisurely Living

Australian studio MCK Architects were asked to transform a modest bungalow into a dreamy home where the garden would naturally flow inside. The result is magnificent, breaking our mental boxes enough to see this home extension bud and flower und.. Read More →

Streamsong Resort: Florida’s Prehistoric Beauty Leads to Architectural Splendor

Streamsong Resort: Florida’s Prehistoric Beauty Leads to Architectural Splendor

Streamsong Resort Clubhouse greets golfers and nature enthusiasts with its gorgeous natural landscape When escaping to Florida for vacation many go to the family-filled amusement parks and beaches that are packed with noise and stressful vibes. Whi.. Read More →

Contemporary Urban Refuge: the Skygarden House in Toronto

Contemporary Urban Refuge: the Skygarden House in Toronto

Image courtesy of Dubbeldam Architecture + Design. Dubbeldam Architecture + Design completed the development of the Skygarden House, a contemporary residence located in midtown Toronto, Canada. The three-level home hides between the trees on the si.. Read More →

Nature Meets Tradition in This Seaside Taiwanese Home

Nature Meets Tradition in This Seaside Taiwanese Home

Located on the eastern coastline of Taiwan and overlooking the Pacific Ocean, A’tolan House by Create + Think Design Studio seamlessly integrates organic elements with contemporary design in this innovative seaside home. The essence of the des.. Read More →

Distinctive Traditional Design Unveiled by Lovely Boutique Hotel in Santorini

Distinctive Traditional Design Unveiled by Lovely Boutique Hotel in Santorini

Design firm Patsios recently updated Cave Suite, a spectacular boutique hotel on Santorini Island in Greece, overlooking the Aegean Sea. Its reconstruction is part of a larger project initiated by Captain’s Houses chain: “The interior d.. Read More →

8 Shipping Containers Help Design Sustainable Home in Ecuador

8 Shipping Containers Help Design Sustainable Home in Ecuador

The mind-staggering RDP House is the result of a collaborative effort between architects Daniel Moreno Flores & Sebastian Calero. Located in Pichincha, Ecuador, the dwelling was constructed using eight shipping containers. The owner’s pa.. Read More →

Modern Seattle Home Finds Creative Ways to Let the Sunshine In

Modern Seattle Home Finds Creative Ways to Let the Sunshine In

Named for the leafy Seattle neighborhood it calls home on the shore of Lake Washington, the Madrona House is 2,400 square feet of cool, contemporary architecture for a young and creative family. Made of concrete forms, metal and glass, this modern.. Read More →

Traditional House in Spain Incorporates a Contemporary Layout

Traditional House in Spain Incorporates a Contemporary Layout

The creative team behind Dom Arquitectura completed this House in la Cerdanya. An inspiring traditional house in Spain, it blends classic elements with contemporary living. The residence neighbors a beautiful natural park and takes advantage of t.. Read More →

Natural Beauty and Casual Cocktail Parties Delivered by 353 Degrees North Villa in Indonesia

Natural Beauty and Casual Cocktail Parties Delivered by 353 Degrees North Villa in Indonesia

353 Degrees North by Jodie Cooper Design is an exotic retreat located in the the village on Nusa Lembongan, on a beautiful island southeast of Bali, in Indonesia. From dawn to dusk, the residence frames a magnificent natural landscape, shaped by l.. Read More →

17th-Century Parisian Stables Transformed into Small Studio

17th-Century Parisian Stables Transformed into Small Studio

Local design studio Anne Rolland Architecte took on the ambitious task of converting a 17th-century horse stable into a small studio apartment in Paris, France. The former stables were associated with a townhouse in Paris dating back to the 160.. Read More →

‘The Rock’ House in Canada Hides Behind Maple Trees

‘The Rock’ House in Canada Hides Behind Maple Trees

ATELIER GÉNÉRAL architecture completed the design of The Rock House, a minimalist residence located in Shefford, Canada. Built on the slope of Quebec’s Mount Shefford, the retreat bridges an aerial view on one side and an ascending, rugged.. Read More →

Bold Display Home Unleashing the Power of Traditional Design

Bold Display Home Unleashing the Power of Traditional Design

The Rural Building Company designed and built a captivating family home in Darlington, Australia. A home built for the enjoyment of its inhabitants is exemplified in the panoramic Marri View Residence as gathering vistas from all angles. This be.. Read More →

Mirador House Perched Above A Steep Cliff in Tunquén, Chile

Mirador House Perched Above A Steep Cliff in Tunquén, Chile

Perched above a steep cliff in Tunquén, Chile, the Mirador House by Gubbins Arquitectos offers the family living here daily encounters with majestic rocks, the sea and the seagulls: “We imagined the house project Mirador, elevated from the.. Read More →

Modern River House in Lithuania Contrasting Natural Surroundings

Modern River House in Lithuania Contrasting Natural Surroundings

Having a modern river house is like making peace with both nature and technology. This particular modern river house is located on the banks of the Neris River, in Lithuania’s Vilnius County. Spreading over 226 square meters, this house.. Read More →

English Farm Cottage Gets Inspiring Modern Addition

English Farm Cottage Gets Inspiring Modern Addition

Adam Knibb Architects completed the design of The Beckett House, a private residence located in Crawley, England. The project is a remodel and extension of a charming farm cottage — to take an old farmhouse and bring it to life for the current.. Read More →

Compact Home in Spain With An Arresting Inverted Floor-Plan

Compact Home in Spain With An Arresting Inverted Floor-Plan

Located in the old town of Blanes, Girona, Spain, this compact home’s design absorbs your attention with an arresting color contrast and sleek, modern design lines. Architects of Jordi Queralt collaborated with La Boqueria to erect this ey.. Read More →

Nestled Between a Lagoon and a Suburban Streetscape: Narabeen House

Nestled Between a Lagoon and a Suburban Streetscape: Narabeen House

Located in Narrabeen, Australia, this contemporary home designed by  CHROFI is cleverly adapted to its historical neighborhood (defined by early 20th century Australian town planning). Narabeen House acts as a “buffer zone” between a .. Read More →

Garden Home Sparkling Under a Curved Roof and Natural Light

Garden Home Sparkling Under a Curved Roof and Natural Light

A garden home, private and beautifully withdrawn from public eyes rises in Seattle, Washington. Designed by Balance Associates Architects, this modern structure reinterprets the way a garden home organizes the owner’s lifestyle. Boasting it.. Read More →

Surprisingly Narrow Home Provoking Creative Solutions

Surprisingly Narrow Home Provoking Creative Solutions

This narrow home in Edmonton, Canada, measures only 17 feet wide from one side to the other of its eye-catching facade. Making the best of the compact 25? x 140’ infill lot, the studio who imagined the inspiring modern home – Thirdston.. Read More →

Summer House in Argentina Defined by Twisted Concrete Columns

Summer House in Argentina Defined by Twisted Concrete Columns

Located on the shores of a Patagonian lake in Rio Negro, Argentina, this summer house by NE-AR is a redesign of an existing dwelling on the site. According to the architects, the interior space was characterized by “a deep dark dinning- living .. Read More →

Stunning Estate Design Customized to Perfection by Mary Anne Smiley

Stunning Estate Design Customized to Perfection by Mary Anne Smiley

A stunning estate design was exceptionally put into play by one of the top designers in Dallas, Mary Anne Smiley, and caught our attention with a collection of striking details. Colorful and expansive, the Strait Lane Estates was re-designed to.. Read More →

A Modern, Stone Retreat in Bulgaria

A Modern, Stone Retreat in Bulgaria

Located in Targovishte, Bulgaria, Slight Slope Long House is a modern residence envisioned by I/O Architects as a massive horizontal volume. According to the project developers, the topography of the site resembles a cave of an antic theater: R.. Read More →

Barn Converted into Minimalist Holiday House in Ayent, Switzerland

Barn Converted into Minimalist Holiday House in Ayent, Switzerland

This minimalist holiday house completed in 2013 by Savioz Fabrizzi Architecte in Ayent, Switzerland has an interesting history behind. Back in 1882, its location in the middle of the fields made it perfect for housing during the pasture season. In .. Read More →

“Flexhouse” in Switzerland Resembles a Futuristic Vessel

“Flexhouse” in Switzerland Resembles a Futuristic Vessel

Located next to railway lines, curving access roads and a lake, this modern residence in Meilen, Switzerland, takes inspiration from the terrain. Evolution Design opted for a modern building with an original shape, that would add a new landmark t.. Read More →

Aluminum Mesh Partitions Define Industrial-Inspired Office in Germany

Aluminum Mesh Partitions Define Industrial-Inspired Office in Germany

Located in the town of Schorndorf, just outside Stuttgart, Germany, this industrial-inspired office is the result of an extensive renovation. Alexander Fehre converted the first level of an industrial building into a creative showroom and works.. Read More →

Writing Studio Next to Nature

Writing Studio Next to Nature

FLOAT Architectural Research and Design designed this small writing studio for a philosophy professor and nature writer. Located on a small tract of land next to the Marys River in Oregon, United states, the professor, who had a hand in the design, .. Read More →

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