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 […]

The House Of Secret Gardens By SPASM Design

April 11, 2018 Erin 0

  SPASM Design have recently completed a new modern house in Ahmedabad, India, that features an exterior of Dhrangadhra stone, and a simple cross layout.   To one side of the front door is a pond water feature that has a simple child-like sculpture of a folded sailboat. Stepping inside the front door, there’s another water […]

The Grasshopper Studio And Courtyard By Wittman Estes

April 6, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Nic Lehoux   Seattle-based Wittman Estes, led by a husband-wife team, an architect and landscape designer, have designed the Grasshopper Studio and Courtyard in their own backyard.   Maintaining the small footprint of a 1940s house, the designers added a multi-functional studio along the rear alley. This enabled a space for a courtyard to be […]

Before And After – The Hollyridge House Renovation By AUX Architecture

March 2, 2018 Erin 0

Before photos courtesy of AUX Architecture | After photos by John Galich Group   AUX Architecture have recently completed the renovation of a house in the Hollywood Hills, California, that was once owned by Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Anthony Kiedis.   The home, which is currently for sale, was originally built in 1989, and had previously […]

The Palm Island Residence By Choeff Levy Fischman Architecture + Design

February 13, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Felipe Ariano   Cheoff Levy Fischman Architecture + Design have recently completed a custom single-family residence located on Palm Island in Miami Beach, Florida, that was inspired by the home’s native environment.   South American Ipe wood has been used as an accent on the exterior of the house, while a granite driveway […]

The View House By Aaron Neubert Architects

February 1, 2018 Erin 0

  ANX (Aaron Neubert Architects, Inc.) have designed a new contemporary house that sits on a hill in the Bel-Air neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.   Stepping inside, there’s a minimally furnished living room with a pony wall that separates the living space from the kitchen. In the expansive kitchen, there’s a large island centrally located […]

The Modern Sculpture In This Plaza Was Inspired By Pomegranate Flowers

January 24, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Arch-exist   Landscape architecture firm ASPECT Studios, have recently completed phase 1 of Wantou & Vanke Paradise Art Wonderland, a community social plaza in Hefei, China. The vibrant and developing district is popular with millennials that have an appreciation for design and a unique pursuit for a high end modern living environment.   Photography […]

The St Tropez Residence By SAOTA

January 15, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Adam Letch   South African based architecture firm SAOTA, have completed a new house in Saint Tropez, France, that’s been designed for indoor-outdoor living.   At the front of the house, travertine stepping stones guide visitors to the double height, solid wood front door that has a fluid free form bronze handle. Photography […]

This New Home In Hawaii Was Designed To Enjoy Indoor/Outdoor Beachfront Living

January 8, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Matthew Millman Photography   Walker Warner Architects together with Stone Interiors, have completed Hale Nukumoi, a contemporary beach house in Kauai, Hawaii, that has an open and casual floor plan.   Located right next to a public beach, the house makes use of oversized sliding doors and a custom rain screen that close the […]

SJB Architects Design A Small House In A Small Town In Australia

December 11, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Nicole England   Architecture firm SJB have designed the renovation of a small pavilion style house that draws inspiration from Japanese architecture and natural materials.   The home, located in the Australian seaside town of Rye, is set up for indoor/outdoor living. At the front of the house, steps lead up to a […]

Thornbury House By BENT Architecture

October 24, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Tatjana Plitt   BENT Architecture have designed a low cost, compact family home in the quiet residential neighborhood of Thornbury in Melbourne, Australia.   The design of the house references and reinterprets the roof forms and lightweight cladding of adjoining properties. The pitched roof form is recognizable as a distorted version of neighboring […]

The Invermark House In Cape Town Has Been Given A Fresh Update By SAOTA

October 19, 2017 Erin 0

  After being inspired by two iconic modernist houses, Phillip Johnson’s 1949 Glass House and Mies van der Rohe’s 1951 Farnsworth House, South African architect Gilbert Colyn designed the Invermark House for himself in 1969. Unfortunately, since then the house had fallen into a state of disrepair, and over the years numerous inappropriate alterations and […]

This House Has One End Surrounded By Glass On Three Sides

October 6, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Ronald Tilleman   Married couple Theo Reitsema, an architect, and Stephanie Weitering, an interior designer, spent a year living in a house that dates back to 1967 to see what would be the best way to update the home.   The house has a lower level that’s covered in dark stucco. A stepped […]

This House Has One End Surrounded By Glass On Three Sides

October 6, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Ronald Tilleman   Married couple Theo Reitsema, an architect, and Stephanie Weitering, an interior designer, spent a year living in a house that dates back to 1967 to see what would be the best way to update the home.   The house has a lower level that’s covered in dark stucco. A stepped […]

This Poolhouse In Texas Is Covered With A Lush Green Roof

October 5, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Whit Preston and Ryann Ford   Murray Legge Architecture have designed a new pool house, swimming pool, spa, and terraced landscape for a home in Westlake Hills, Texas.   Photography by Whit Preston The infinity edge swimming pool is surrounded by a deck with plenty of space for entertaining and relaxing in the […]

A New Multi-Level House Sits On The Shores Of The Mediterranean Sea

September 8, 2017 Erin 0

Photography by Marwan Harmouche   BLANKPAGE Architects together with Karim Nader Studio, have recently completed a modern multi-level beach house in Mounsef, Lebanon that overlooks the Mediterranean Sea.   Photography by Marwan Harmouche The entrance to the villa is via a courtyard surrounded by landscaping and water features. Lighting accents the various horizontal lines that make up the architecture […]

A Curved Wood And Concrete Exterior Greets Visitors To This Home In Sydney

August 31, 2017 Erin 0

  Real estate firm BresicWhitney have recently listed this modern curved wood and concrete house that’s located in Sydney, Australia.   At the front of the house, a path surrounded by plants connects to concrete stairs that lead up to the house. At the side of the house, there’s another entrance and the second floor features […]