LR2 House by Montalba Architects

Location: Pasadena, California, USA Size: 4,200 square feet Year: 2018 Project Team: Montalba architectsSarlan Builders John Labib and Associates EPT DesignObando and Associates, Inc.Roofing and Waterproofing Forensics, Inc.Irvine Geotechnical, Inc.Sean O’Connor LightingPBS EngineersMarconi RadioDigital Bel-AirParadise Theater Photography Kevin Scott LR2 House overlooks Pasadena and its adjacent mountains from its hillside perch. This new 4,200-square-foot house is made up of several distinct living volumes and programs.In … Continue reading LR2 House by Montalba Architects

Castlecrag house by Polly Harbison Design

CASTLECRAG, NSW, AUSTRALIA Architects: Polly Harbison DesignBuilder: Hawkett ConstructionsLandscaping: Bates Landscape Engineer: Docker Smith Pty Ltd Photographer: Brett Boardman Awards: 2020 NSW Architecture Awards, Residential Architecture – Alterations and Additions – Shortlist 2020 Houses Awards, Alterations and Additions – Shortlist 2020 Houses Awards, Outdoor category – Shortlist A strategic reworking of a convoluted plan reviving an unassuming family dwelling. This project transformed a dark, post-war … Continue reading Castlecrag house by Polly Harbison Design

REFRESH*DESIGN for Baker Boys Beach House

Location:Stradbroke Island, QLD, Australia Year: 2020 Architects: REFRESH* STUDIO FOR ARCHITECTURE Photography: Christopher Frederick Jones The intent for Baker Boys Beach House was to be reminiscent of the beach shack vernacular, as it was very typical for the Island in the 60s to 90s. Exploring the qualities of long term camping, this project intends to overcome the limitations of conventional houses. Sleeping and service facilities … Continue reading REFRESH*DESIGN for Baker Boys Beach House