Sunset Valley Residence by Arbib Hughey Design

Location: Sunset Valley, Texas, USA Year: 2017 Architects: Arbib Hughey Design Photography: © Andrea Calo All images courtesy of Arbib Hughey Design PLANS Arbib Hughey Design ARBIB HUGHEY DESIGN was founded in 2010 by Ben Arbib and Ed Hughey, who met while graduate students at the University of Texas School of Architecture.  After years practicing in other […]

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Greenwich Street Loft by Specht Architects

Location: Lower Manhattan, New York, USA Architects: Specht Architects Contractor: Bernsohn and Fetner Photography: © Andrea Calo Light was a primary issue with this renovation of an industrial loft space in Lower Manhattan. We maintained much of the open “workshop floor” character of the space, while creating a bright and comfortable kitchen, entry hall, and bedroom adjacent […]

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Xintiandi Penthouse by Joyce Wang Studio

Location: Xintiandi, Shanghai, China Area: 6000 ft² Year: 2012 Awards Perspective Award “Best of Residences” 2013 ArchItects: Joyce Wang Studio Photography: © Edmon Leong A three-storey penthouse with views overlooking the lake and city skyline. It is the home of a family who entertain frequently, so it was necessary to create public areas that feel special, providing […]

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La Binocle by _naturhumaine

Location: Eastern Townships, Quebec, Canada Area: 888 m2 Year: 2018 Architects: _naturhumaine Property developer / Contractor: Mille Pieds Carrés Photography: © Adrien Williams Perched on a mountain in the Eastern Townships, the Crowhill cabin is based on its timelessness and minimalism concept. By its angular shape, the project aims to underline the beauty of the surrounding landscape. The project takes […]

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Private House Ostuni by Studio Talent

Location: Ostuni, Italy Year: 2012 Architects: Studio Talent   A nineteenth-century building on several levels becomes an unusual dwelling characterized by the double height of its rooms and a small courtyard (with D. Parisio). Studio Talent All images courtesy of Studio Talent   Studio Talent CONTACT Studio Talent Via F. de Sanctis, 86 Ostuni (BR) […]

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Jenny’s House by Rosevear Stephenson Architects

Location: Tasmania Year: 2017 Architects: Rosevear Stephenson Architects Photography: © Ray Joyce Awards The Roy Sharrington Smith Award for Heritage Architecture AIA TAS 2016 Award for Residential Architecture – Houses (Alterations and Additions) AIA TAS 2016 The Eleanor Culls-Hill Award for Residential Architecture – Houses (Alterations and Additions) AIA National 2016 All images courtesy of Rosevear […]

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Bruny Island Hideaway | Maguire + Devine Architects

Location: Alonnah, Bruny Island, Tasmania Area: 28 m2 Year: 2017 Architects: Maguire + Devine Architects Builder: Merlin Constructions Materials: Baltic pine, Merbau, Zincalume Photography: © Rob Maver This off-grid cabin is an escape from the high stress of our client’s busy work life.  Born in Taiwan, she spent her childhood in traditional Japanese houses (built during […]

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Boneo House by John Wardle Architects

Location: Boneo, Victoria, Australia Site Area: 65 acres Floor Area: 380 sqm New Build 300 sqm Renovation Year: 2017 Sustainability: 6 Star (Residential) Awards Award for Interior Architecture, AIA Victoria 2018 Award for Residential Architecture (Alterations & Additions), AIA Victoria 2018 Habitus House of the Year 2018 Architects: John Wardle Architects Project Team: John Wardle, Diego Bekinschtein, Andrew Wong, Danielle Peck, […]

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The house of the three trees by Gallardo Llopis Arquitectos

Location: Santa Gertrudis, Ibiza, Spain Plot surface area: 700 m2 Project area: 450 m2 Year: 2017 Architects: Gallardo Llopis Arquitectos Project Management: Carlos Gallardo Llopis, Javier Gallardo Llopis, José Luis Gallardo Blanquer Project Team: Fernando Usó Martín, Raúl Sol Jódar, Alba Luengo Moreno, Noelia Marzo García, Sergio Noverges Bellmunt Contractor: BFM Aedificatoria Structure: Estructuras Singulares […]

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Bartram Residence by Mountford Architects

Program: New Home, Pool, New Gardens, Environmental Systems Location: Southwest, Western Australia Floor area: 420 sqm Site area: 9150 sqm Year: 2018 Architects: Mountford Architects Team: Ben Mountford, Mark Petley, Carlson Jean Charles, Sarah Henneveld Photography: Stephen Nicholls Photography and Jody Darcy The home was commissioned by a florist and an engineer. Sited near bushland […]

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Lavaflow 7 – Mayer/Penland House by Craig Steely Architecture

Location: Big Island, Hawaii Area:3,100 sf Year: 2013 Architects: Craig Steely Architecture Photography: © Bruce Damonte Located on five acres of dense Ohia forest, this cast-in-place concrete house frames indoor and outdoor living spaces along with views of the forest, the sky, and the coastline. It continues our exploration of a reductive architecture that enhances […]

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Dry Creek Pool House by Ro Rockett Design

Program: Pool House and Landscape Location: Geyserville, California, USA Size: 300 sf Architects: Ro Rockett Design Team: Zac Rockett, Jason Ro, Matt Granelli General Contractor: JMH John Hallengren Structural Engineer: Bill Lynch Berkeley Structural Design Civil Engineer: Kelder Engineering Photography: © Adam Rouse Anchored by an inventive reuse of local materials on a constrained lot in a beautiful Sonoma County landscape, this project started […]

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Orient House V by Ryall Sheridan Architects

Location: Orient, New York Area: 3275 square feet Year: 2016 Architects: Ryall Sheridan Architects The owners purchased 15 acres of tidal wetlands and former potato fields with the intention of building a house that would respond to and directly connect to its surrounding landscape. Even though most of the land was untouched by construction, the […]

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Ranch house renovation in Ojai, California by Bestor Architecture

Location: Ojai, California, US Year: 2015 Architects: Bestor Architecture Photography: © Laure Joliet All images courtesy of Bestor Architecture   Bestor Architecture Bestor Architecture is based in Los Angeles and was founded by Barbara Bestor, FAIA in 1995. Bestor Architecture has designed a number of award-winning projects including headquarters for Beats by Dre and Nasty Gal, […]

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Seatoun House by First Light Studio Ltd

Location: Wellington, New Zealand Area: 84 m² Year: 2016 Awards 2017 NZIA Wellington Architecture Award – Small Project Architects:  First Light Studio Ltd Photography: © Jason Mann Photography Small space makes big impact Tucked away on the sunny side of Wellington, this compact 84m² 2-bedroom home efficiently makes use of every square inch to provide the perfect […]

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Lantern House Waiheke by Herbst Architects

Location: Auckland, New Zealand Year: 2018 Awards NZIA Auckland Architecture Award 2018 HOME magazine home of the year best interior 2018 Architects: Herbst Architects Photography: © Jackie Meiring The brief was for a primary residence for a couple without children with provision for occasionally used guest accommodation for friends visiting from overseas. The site as presented […]

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Rotorua House by RTA Studio

Location: Rotorua, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand Area: 210 sqm Architects: RTA Studio Awards 2018 NZIA Waikato / Bay of Plenty Architecture Award – Housing Category 2018 Home of the Year Finalist Turama is a new house typology seeking to make residential architecture that is both deeply rooted in the whakapapa (genealogy) of this family and formally […]

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Z House by Ronnie Alroy Architects

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel Area:  450 m2 Year: 2017 Architects: Ronnie Alroy Architects Photography: © Amit Geron A private house in a beautiful rural surrounding. A 4k plot defined the project as a park with a house within. The house contains only 450 sqm of ground floor in a Z shape which creates front and back yards. The landscaping is […]

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Vineyard Farm House by Charles Rose Architects

Location: Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, USA Scope: Single-family residence; roof deck with fireplace; photovoltaic panels; green roof; pool; screened-in porch Architects: Charles Rose Architects Landscape Architect: Stephen Stimson Associates MEP Engineer: Allied Consulting Engineering Services Structural Engineer: RSE Associates Interior Furnishings: Meichi Peng Design Studio Lighting Consultant: PHT Lighting Design Inc. General Contractor: Andrew Flake, Inc. Photography: © John Edward Linden Photography Charles […]

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Sawmill House by Archier Studio

Location: Yackandandah, Victoria, Australia Size: 100 m2 Year: 2014 Awards National Architecture Award Victorian Architecture Award Houses Award Architects: Archier Studio Photography: © Ben Hosking We focused our attention away from conventional solutions to investigate highly bespoke and cost effective alternatives. The Sawmill House demonstrates how Australia’s growing hoard of latent building materials can be used […]

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