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Board & Vellum Have Designed A Backyard Reading Retreat In Seattle

August 8, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Andrew Giammarco Photography   Architecture and design studio Board & Vellum, have created a backyard reading retreat that’s surrounded by outdoor seating, a firepit, a hot tub, and a new backyard shed.   Photography by Andrew Giammarco Photography The reading retreat is exactly that, a space for the homeowners and their guests to have a […]

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SAOTA Have Recently Completed A New Waterfront Home In Miami

August 7, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Adam Letch   SAOTA have recently completed a new modern house in Miami, Florida, that sits on Dilido Island, and has views of downtown and South Beach. The house sits on a pie shaped lot that spills out onto the waterfront, and draws on the jet-set lifestyle of Biscayne Bay to evoke the experience […]

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The Pavilion House by Tal Goldsmith Fish

August 2, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Amit Geron   Architecture and design studio Tal Goldsmith Fish, have completed a new modern house in Ramat Hasharon, Israel.   Photography by Amit Geron A white gate with a decorative pattern welcomes visitors to the home. Photography by Amit Geron Through the gate, there’s a path that leads to the backyard, and iron […]

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Before & After – This Spanish Colonial Revival Style House In Arizona Was Transformed Into A Contemporary Home

July 19, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Roehner + Ryan   The Ranch Mine have recently transformed a Spanish Colonial Revival style house into the ‘Red Rocks’ residence, a contemporary house that sits against the side of Camelback Mountain in Phoenix, Arizona.   Here’s a before photo of the house. The homeowners were frustrated by the thick columns that interrupted the views, […]

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The Chameleon Villa by Word Of Mouth

July 12, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Daniel Koh   Architecture firm Word Of Mouth, have designed the ‘Chameleon Villa’, a multi-level home that’s located in a southwest coastal area of Bali, Indonesia.   Constructed on an acre of land, overlooking a dense forest and a gentle river below, the villa sits on a steep contour with an 11-meter difference of […]

Before & After – A Backyard Mess Was Transformed Into A Relaxing Oasis

July 6, 2018 Erin 0

  Before viewing the ‘after photos’ and being able to truly appreciate the transformation of this Australian backyard, here’s a look at what this backyard and swimming pool used to look like.   The backstory of this project is that prior to the house being built, the home owners hired a contractor to build their […]

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The Cornish House by Brett Farrow Architect

July 5, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Paul Rivera Architectural Photography   Brett Farrow Architect has completed the Cornish House, a new modern residential project located in the Southern California Coastal community of Encinitas. The small two bedroom home makes full use of the site’s panoramic ocean views from its hilltop location on a small and irregularly trapezoidal shaped lot. […]

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The Firenze Residence by Assembledge+

June 27, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Simon Berlin   Assembledge+ have designed the renovation of a 1970s home in Los Angeles, and turned it into a two-storey house that features the main living areas on the second floor.   At the top of the stairs, a large and open room with a vaulted ceiling is filled with natural light, […]

The OHANA House by Atelier Design N Domain

June 6, 2018 Erin 0

Photography ©Photographix | Sebastian + Ira   Atelier Design N Domain have recently completed the OHANA Residence in Vadodara, India, that attempts to maximize the use of natural light and creates a contemporary lifestyle for a family that likes to spend time together.   The entrance driveway and vehicular drop off is characterized by calibrated granite […]

Carter Williamson Architects Used Black To Give This Interior A Bold Appearance

June 4, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Brett Boardman   Australian architecture firm Carter Williamson, has designed the transformation of a cottage in Sydney, Australia; turning it into a contemporary house.   In the photo below, you can see where the new extension connects to the old cottage, and a small courtyard filled with plants. Photography by Brett Boardman In […]

The Glen Park Residence By CCS Architecture

May 31, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Eric Laignel   CCS Architecture, their client, a San Francisco entrepreneur, and his creative director, Akemi Tamaribuchi from Subject to Change, collaborated together to create a modern house that overlooks the city. The collaboration resulted in CCS handling the architecture and finishes, while Subject to Change handled the furniture, art, and styling.   […]

The Shack by Feldman Architecture

May 29, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Phil Bond   Feldman Architecture have designed the remodel of a small Californian cottage nicknamed ‘The Shack’, and its rustic contemporary two-storey addition. The architects worked together with their clients, well-known photographer Catherine Wagner and designer Loretta Gargan, to design the home, landscape, and interiors, that would create an escape from city life. […]

This New Light-Filled Home Embraces Its California Contemporary Aesthetic

May 17, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Todd F Goodman   Gunderson Matkins, in collaboration with O+ L Building Projects, have recently completed a brand new house in Pacific Palisades, California.   At the front of the home, a path that’s positioned between a board-form concrete wall, and a cascading garden and fountain, leads to the front door. Photography by Todd […]

SAOTA Have Completed “Stradella,” Their First Project In Los Angeles

May 10, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Adam Letch   Architecture firm SAOTA have recently completed their first project in Bel Air, California, that’s a remodel of an existing 1970’s house with views of Los Angeles.   SAOTA decided to strip the existing house back to its timber skeleton, maximize the square footage and, by reinforcing or extending where necessary, create […]

A Contemporary Family Retreat Designed For The Berkshire Mountains

May 3, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Chuck Choi   Mathison | Mathison Architects have designed a new house for a family that sits high above the Housatonic River in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.   Photography by Chuck Choi Upon arrival, the home has an earthy palette with black stained cedar siding, mahogany windows and a natural zinc colored metal roof. Photography […]

The Brass House by anthrosite

April 26, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Jon Reid   Anthrosite Architects have designed the Brass House, a modern house in Newcastle, Australia, that sits next to a state conservation area bordering a secluded beach.   The clients requested a home that would have the kitchen as the heart of the home, a covered outdoor area, and separate areas for the […]

This Home In Miami Was Designed With A Slide To The Pool From The Second Floor Of The House

April 23, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Dan Forer   Architecture firm SAOTA, have recently completed their first project in Miami, Florida, in collaboration with DVice, the architect of record, Nils Sanderson, the interior designer, and Brodson, the construction company.   The modern house design was inspired by open plan living. The indoor/outdoor design makes it an easy-living family home. Photography by […]

The Benedict Canyon Residence By Whipple Russell Architects

April 17, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by William MacCollum   Whipple Russell Architects have designed a modern house in Beverly Hills, California, that has views of the surrounding area.   A spiral driveway leads to the house, that required a 10-foot high retaining wall to create a sturdy level pad for building on the empty lot. Photography by William MacCollum Upon […]