Pacific Heights Residence by Jensen Architects

Location: San Francisco, California, US Year: 2015 Architects: Jensen Architects Project Leads: Mark Jensen, Frank Merritt, Kimberly Cinco, Audrey Harris Project Team: Ryan Golenberg, Keri Goodlad, Ricardo Gonzalez, Hanya Chen Landscape: Terra Ferma Landscapes Lighting: Johanna Grawunder Photography: © Joe Fletcher A tight lot in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood seems an unlikely setting for a home replete with gardens. Rather than a conventional yard, Jensen […]

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Duncan Cottage by James Grayley Architects

Location: Bath, United Kingdom Year: 2016 Awards RIBA South West Award 2018, RIBA South West Small Project of the Year Award 2018 Architects: James Grayley Architects Contractor: Emerys of Bath Ltd Structural Engineers: Momentum Consulting Engineers Photography: © David Grandorge   The project extends and reorganises the house to create living accommodation appropriate to 21st Century living while respecting […]

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PR House by Architects Ink

Location: Fleurieu Peninsula, SA, Australia Area: 340 sqm Year: 2017 AWARDS 2018 South Australian Architecture Awards Residential Architecture – Houses (New) Winner, John S Chappel Award 2018 AIA National Architecture Awards Shortlisted Architects: Architects Ink Project Team: Marco Spinelli, Laura Tisato, Carlo Colombo Landscaping: Polgreen Landscaping Photography: © Sam Noonan PR House is a unique beach home to replace the client’s […]

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Glen Ellen Aerie by Aidlin Darling Design

Location: Glen Ellen, California, United States Year: 2015 Award 2018 AIASF Design Awards Architects: Aidlin Darling Design Landscape Design-builder: Dexter Estate Landscapes Photography: © Matthew Millman Two modest volumes, benched gently into the hillside, open to a floating glass bar just as the ground drops away. This perch at the edge of a pine forest allows for a layered […]

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Horizon House by Hill Thalis Architecture + Urban Projects

  Location: Lilyfield, New South Wales, Australia Award Shortlisted for Habitus House of the Year 2018 Architects: Hill Thalis Architecture + Urban Projects Hill Thalis Team: Philip Thalis, Laura Harding Photography: © Brett Boardman The Horizon House is located on a dramatic coastal headland. The property is a working cattle farm – and is characterized by its extraordinary scenic […]

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Hahei House by Studio2 Architects

Location: Hahei, New Zealand Year: 2015 Architects: Studio2 Architects Photography: Simon Devitt & Simon Wilson (kitchen imagery) The building design evolved from the idea of sculpture, building and the existing land form – working with the site. The wings of the house are positioned on the site to inform users of the different aspects of the site […]

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Peconic House by Studio Mapos

Location: Hampton Bays, New York, US Size: 4,000 Sq ft Year: 2016 Architecture, interior design, lighting: Studio Mapos Landscape design: John Beitel Photography: © Michael Moran After successfully completing the New York offices for a family-owned French global beauty brand, Mapos was asked to design a family retreat for the founders on a stunning 5-acre waterfront […]

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Hale Nukumoi by Walker Warner Architects

Location: Kauai, Hawaii Year: 2017 Architects: Walker Warner Architects Project Team: Rob Campodonico, Thomas Clapper, Greg Warner, Aaron Zube Interiors: Stone Interiors Landscape: Lutsko Associates Builder: R.S. Weir General Contracting Photography: © Matthew Millman Hale Nukumoi is the quintessential Hawaiian beach house: open, casual, and unfussy. Adjacent to a popular public beach, the house makes skillful use of oversized sliding doors, a custom […]

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Truly Open Eichler House by Klopf Architecture

Location: Palo Alto, California, US Year: 2014 Architects: Klopf Architecture Project Team: John Klopf, AIA, Geoff Campen, and Angela Todorova Landscape Architect: Arterra Landscape Architects Structural Engineer: Brian Dotson Consulting Engineers Contractor: Flegels Construction Photography ©2014 Mariko Reed Klopf Architecture, Arterra Landscape Architects, and Flegels Construction updated a classic Eichler open, indoor-outdoor home. Expanding on the […]

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Jones Residence by A-I-R Architects

PROGRAM Single-family residential remodel and addition Location: Phoenix, Arizona, US Year: 2016 Architects: A-I-R Architects Photography: © Bill Timmerman All images courtesy of A-I-R Architects | © Bill Timmerman A-I-R Architects Founded in 2001 by Architect and Principal Darren Petrucci, Architecture – Infrastructure – Research, Inc. is an architecture and urban design firm focused on translating advanced research methods […]

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Casa 2G by S-AR stación-ARquitectura

Location: San Pedro Garza García, Nuevo León, México Area: 360 m² Year: 2011 Architects: S-AR stación-ARquitectura  Photography: © Ana Cecilia Garza Villarreal All images courtesy of S-AR stación-ARquitectura  © Ana Cecilia Garza Villarreal   plans S-AR stación-ARquitectura CONTACT nfo@stacion-arquitectura.com VISIT S-AR stación-ARquitectura   

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Sunswept Drive by Bestor Architecture

Location: Studio City, Los Angeles, California, US Year: 2016 Architects: Bestor Architecture Interior design: DISC Interiors Landscape design: Elysian Landscapes Photography: © Laure Joliet Built on a breathtaking location in the hills of Los Angeles, this 1940’s ranch style house originally was a warren of small rooms. Bestor Architecture re-imagined and reorganized the house, transforming […]

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Lima Residence by Abramson Teiger Architects

  Location: Calabasas, California, US Size: 4,500 sq ft Year: 2008 Architects: Abramson Teiger Architects Landscape Architect: Monika Valtchev Landscape Design Photography: © Jim Bartsch The central focus of the design on this Calabasas home was to accentuate the outstanding views of the canyon beyond. In contrast to the rolling green hills, the home is structured with clean […]

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Windward House by Alison Brooks Architects

Location: Gloucestershire, South West England, United Kingdom Size: 432 m² Year: 2012   Architects: Alison Brooks Architects Photography: © Paul Riddle Positioned on the highest point in Gloucestershire overlooking the Wye Valley, this new house and landscape is conceived as a “gallery with people living in it”, showcasing an extensive collection of African Tribal Art. Windward House was a late-Georgian […]

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C3 House by Studio Barclay & Crousse

Location:  Marina Lancheros, Ancon, Peru Built surface:  547 m2 Year:  2017 Design Team: Sandra Barclay and Jean Pierre Crousse Project Team: E. Zambrano, B. Ruiz Photography: © C. Palma The house is conceived as a soil extrusion rather than an object in landscape.  Framing views is not a priority, but the creation of a microcosm that allows […]

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Binary House by Christopher Polly Architect

Location: Woolooware, Sydney, Australia Year: 2018 AWARDS 2018 Houses Awards – Shortlisted Finalist 2018 Australian Timber Design Awards – Shortlisted Finalist Architects: Christopher Polly Architect Landscape: Fig Landscapes Photography: Brett Boardman Photography A crafted volume is carefully connected to the retained and refashioned rear of an original 1960’s yellow brick envelope to enact clear planning, cost and environmental […]

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St Vincents Place Residence by B.E Architecture

Location: Albert Park, Melbourne, Australia Year: 2017 Architects: B.E Architecture Photography: © Derek Swalwell   As a modern renaissance home, the St Vincents Place Residence is a new archetype developed through reinterpretation of classical references with a modern sensibility. The client, as a patron, put his belief in architecture, artists and artisans to create a nourishing environment that […]

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Lode House by Henry Goss Architects

Project: Single storey extension to private residence Location: Lode, East Cambridgeshire, South East England, United Kingdom Area: 40 m² Year 2017 AWARD RIBA Regional Award in 2017 Architects: Henry Goss Architects Photography: © Henry Goss Henry Goss Architects’ Lode House extension in East Cambridgeshire has finally reached completion.  The materials proposed echo the surrounding agricultural vernacular through the […]

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​Modern Detached by Coffey Architects

Location: Harpeden, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom Year: 2017 AWARDS 2017 RIBA East Awards – won 2017 Brick Awards – won Architects: Coffey Architects Project Director: Lee Marsden Architects: Ben Edgley, Uli Kraeling Associate: Michael Henriksen Architectural Assistant: Andrea Ruffilli, Selena Dong Photography: © Timothy Soar Having demolished their previous home to make way for a new dream family house, the client was keen for the Modern […]

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Springhill House by Lovell Burton Architecture

Location: Spring Hill, Victoria, Australia Area: 120 Sqm Year: 2017 Award 2018 Houses Awards: New House under 200m2 Architects: Lovell Burton Architecture Project Team: Joseph Lovell, Stephanie Burton Photography: © Benjamin Hosking Builder: Nick Andrews Structural Engineer: Meyer Consulting Selected furniture from Great Dane, Cult, KFive & Andelucci Springhill House is a private dwelling designed for an author and artistic […]

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Casa Vara by Caprini & Pellerin Architects

Location: Valbonne, France (French Riviera) Year: 2018 Architects: Caprini & Pellerin Architects Photography: © cafeine All images courtesy of Caprini & Pellerin Architectes | © cafeine Caprini & Pellerin Architectes   As longtime friends who maintain a mutual respect and admiration, Kevin Caprini and Jerry Pellerin noticed how their differences and complementarities could amount to a successful collaboration. In 2008, they established […]

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Paddington Courtyard House by Aileen Sage Architects

  Location: Paddington, Australia Area: 200 sqm Year: 2014 AWARDS 2015 Winner Dulux Colour Award – Single Residential Interior 2015 Shortlisted AIA NSW Chapter Awards – New House 2015 Shortlisted Houses Awards – New House over 200m2 and Outdoor   Architects: Aileen Sage Architects Project Team: Amelia Holliday, Isabelle Toland, Sean Akahane-Bryen Landscape Architect: Sue Barnsley Design Heritage Architect: Urbis Photography: © […]

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Cabbage Tree House by Peter Stutchbury Architecture

Location: Bayview, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Year: 2017 AWARDS 2018 The Wilkinson Award for Residential Architecture – AIA NSW 2018 Commendation for Sustainable Architecture – AIA NSW Architects: Peter Stutchbury Architecture Project architect: Emma Trask Photography © Michael Nicholson   All images courtesy of Peter Stutchbury Architecture © Michael Nicholson   Peter Stutchbury Architecture Peter Stutchbury Architecture is an […]

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Crawshaw House by Warren and Mahoney Architects

Location: Tauranga, New Zealand Year: 2010 Architects: Warren and Mahoney Architects Conceived as both house and private lodge, this large format house occupies a private headland a few kilometres from Tauranga city. The design essentially comprises a low-slung modernist pavilion – a central external court framed by the house-proper and guest’s quarters. Its arrangement on the site is […]

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Old Be-al by FMD Architects

Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Area: 129 m2 Year: 2017 AWARDS  2018 | Commendation| AIA VAA : Residential. [Houses. Alt & Add.] 2018 | Shortlisted | Houses Magazine : House Alt & Add. [Under 200m2] Architects: FMD Architects Project Team: Fiona Dunin, Alice Edmonds, Jayme Collins, Robert Kolak Photography © John Gollings ‘Old Be-al’ is the loving nick-name […]

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J House by Nabil Gholam Architects

Location: Bois De Boulogne, Lebanon Year: 2014 Architects: Nabil Gholam Architects Structural Design: Serhal Consulting Office Electro-mechanical Design: Pierre Dammous & Partners Landscape Architecture: Vladimir Djurovic Landscape  Photography: Joe Kesrouani, Richard Saad The house tells the story of psychological resilience and architectural defiance. A sort of Pandora box turned into a pearl inside a sea […]

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House in la Cerdanya by Dom Arquitectura

Location: Cerdanya, Lérida, Spain Area: 334 m2 Year: 2018 Architects: Dom Arquitectura Interior Design: Blanca Elorduy Photography: © Jordi Anguera Film: Santi Serrano The land is situated in Cerdanya’s area, in an old settlement where rehabilitation began 15 years ago. Currently it consists of 5 houses. The plot is surrounded by a privileged natural environment with astonishing […]

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Summer House Under The Prickly Pears, Ios island, Greece | GFRA Architecture

Location: Ios island, Greece Area: 150 m2 Year: 2015 Architects: gfra architecture Project team: Tasos Gousis, Joost Frijda, Eddie Roberts, Fotini Anagnostou Photography: © Panagiotis Voumvakis In a quiet, remote slope of Ios Island, far from the sea, we were asked to design a summer house for a couple. The intention was simple: the summer house […]

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Casa OF by Studio Otto Felix

Location: Sousas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil Built Area: 420 m² Total Area: 1290 m² Year: 2016 Architect: Studio Otto Felix Designer: Otto Felix Co-Designer: Philip Alder Interior Design: Tici Andriani e Vic Calil Landscape Designer: Danil Nunes Pool: Genesis Ecossistemas Lighting: Otto Felix and vertz Photography: © Denilson Machado – MCA Estudio All images courtesy of Studio Otto […]

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Cloud House by Akin Atelier

Location: Bondi Beach, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Area: 190 sqm Year: 2018 Architect: Akin Atelier Interior Design: Kelvin Ho Landscape Designer: Dangar Barin Smith Photography: © Murray Fredericks Cloud House is a private home located at Bondi Beach. The concept was to maximise the opportunity for light to interact with the surfaces of the house, like the facets of a cloud. Cloud […]

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House Zeist by Bedaux de Brouwer Architects

Location: Zeist, The Netherlands Year: 2016 Architects: Bedaux de Brouwer Architects Lead Architect: Peter Keijsers Interior Architects: Francine Broos Photography: © Michel Kievits All images courtesy of Bedaux de Brouwer Architects  | © Michel Kievits   Bedaux de Brouwer Architects CONTACT Dr. Keyzerlaan 2 5051 PB  Goirle +31 (0)13 536 85 55 post@bedauxdebrouwer.nl VISIT Bedaux de Brouwer Architects

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Sandy Bay House by Taylor and Hinds Architects

Location: Tasmania, Australia Year: 2017 Architects: Taylor and Hinds Architects Builder: 2H Pty Ltd. Engineer: JSA Consulting Engineers Landscape: Playstreet Urban Design Photography: © Jordan Davis   This project seeks to understand the ways in which a house can act to mediate and orchestrate an encounter with a powerful view. Recalling earlier experiences of landscapes, and […]

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Cross House by Taylor and Hinds Architects

Location: Franklin, Tasmania, Australia Year: 2016 AWARDS 2017 AIA Esmond Dorney Award for Residential Architecture – Houses (New) Architects:Taylor and Hinds Architects Design architect: Mat Hinds Photography: © Adam Gibson The approach to the design of this house revolves around its small scale. Situated on a dramatic site, overlooking Franklin and the Huon River, the project takes in […]

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Slipway House by Arent & Pyke

Location: Middle Cove, New South Wales, Australia Interior design: Arent&Pyke Photography: © Felix Forest Set on a cliff overlooking Middle Cove, the home, featuring the signature boat like curves of Walter Barda’s architecture, presides on the steep slope as a series of layers, each boasting magnificent harbour views. Charged with the decoration of the home’s minimal and highly […]

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Buena Vista Residence by George Bradley | architecture + design

Location: San Francisco, California, USA Gross Floor Area: 280 m2 Year: 2014 Architects: George Bradley | architecture + design Design team: George Bradley | architecture + design Photography © Nic Lehoux, Sharon Risedorph All images courtesy of gb | architecture + design | © Nic Lehoux, Sharon Risedorph   George Bradley | architecture + design Established […]

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Nader Residence by Bestor Architecture

Location: Los Angeles, California, USA Year: 2016 Architects: Bestor Architecture Interiors: Carter Design Photography: © Trevor Tondro Bestor Architecture renovated a modern ranch house from the 1960’s into a contemporary, open plan house for a busy producer and her son. The original roof was uncovered and the flow was reorganized to take advantage of the […]

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La Moraleja Villa, Madrid, Spain by XTEN Architecture, EXTUDIO and Losada Garcia Arquitectos

Location: Alcobendas, Madrid, Spain Year: 2017 Awards Residential Architecture Awards 2017 – American Institute of Architects | Los Angeles Merit The American Architecture Prize 2017 – Design of the Year | Residential Architecture Prize Winner 2017 AIACC Residential Awards – American Institute of Architects | California Council Honor Architects: XTEN Architecture, EXTUDIO and Losada Garcia Arquitectos Construction Engineer: Óscar […]

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River’s Edge House by Stuart Tanner Architects

Location: Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Site area: 678 m2 Building area: 198 m2 Year: 2016 Awards 2016 HIA Tasmanian House of the Year 2017 AIA Tasmanian Chapter Award Residential Houses – New Architects: Stuart Tanner Architects Builder: Cordwell Lane Builders Engineer: Gandy and Roberts Consulting Engineers Lighting: Casa Monde Lighting Specialists, Stuart Tanner Photography: © […]

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Paddington Residence by Kieron Gait Architects

Location: Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Year:  2016   Architects: Kieron Gait Architects Project Team:  Kieron Gait, Anna O’Gorman, Samantha Taylor Contractor:  A. H. Done Builders Photography © Christopher Frederick Jones Awards 2017 AIA | Queensland Architecture Awards | Residential Architecture- Houses (Alterations and Additions)  | Brisbane Regional Commendation 2017 AIA | Queensland Architecture Awards | Residential Architecture- Houses (Alterations and Additions)  | […]

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Barwon Heads House by Lovell Burton Architecture

Location: Barwon Heads, Victoria, Australia Area: 300 Sqm Year: 2017 Architects: Lovell Burton Architecture Photography: © Rory Gardiner Builder: Project Group Structural Engineer: Meyer Consulting ESD Consultant: Ark Resources Planting: Sophie Maclean Selected furniture from Luke Furniture Nestled within swaths of Moonah and tea tree is a new home for a professional couple seeking a seaside […]

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Bellevue Hill House IV by Popov Bass Architects

Location: Bellevue Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Built area: 500 m² Year: 2017 Architects: Popov Bass Architects Project Team: Farnam Ghazizadeh, Brian Bass, Paul Brace, Allison Hair, Anthony Zonaga, Alex Popov Landscape: Myles Baldwin Design Photography © Michael Nicholson All images courtesy of Popov Bass Architects | © Michael Nicholson   Popov Bass Architects […]

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Cross-Stitch House by FMD Architects

Category: Residential Alterations, Residential Interiors Location: Melbourne, Australia Year: 2013 AWARDS 2014 | Shortlisted | AIA VAA 2014 | Shortlisted | IDEA Awards 2014 | Shortlisted | Houses Magazine : House of the Year [Res. Alt & Add.] Architects: FMD Architects Project Team: Fiona Dunin, Andrew Carija, Robert Kolak Photography © Peter Bennetts The site is a […]

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Pavilion House by Pitsou Kedem Architects

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel Total site area: 500 sqm Total plot area: 300 sqm Year: 2018 Architects: Pitsou Kedem Architects Design: Irene Goldberg, Pitsou Kedem In charge architect: Hila Sela Project manger: Asaf Lupo Lighting design: Orly Avron Alkabes Styling for photography: Eti Buskila Photography: © Amit Geron All images courtesy of Pitsou Kedem Architects| © […]

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Riverhouse Residence by [STRANG] Architecture

Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA Year: 2017 Architects: [STRANG] Architecture Interior Design: Margaret Marquez Interiors Photography: © Claudia Uribe Located along the New River in Fort Lauderdale, this low-slung residence maximizes its surrounding views of a tropically-landscaped yard, active riverway and ecological park. Similar to Strang’s designs for LakeHouse and Mountain Lake Residences, the home uses […]

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HS Residence by Cubyc Architects

Location: Bruges, Belgium Area: 620 sqm Year: 2014 Architects: Cubyc Architects Photography: © Koen Van Damme, Bart Musschoot All images courtesy of Cubyc Architects| © Koen Van Damme, Bart Musschoot   Cubyc Architects CONTACT TER STRATEN 34 8200 BRUGGE T +32 50 39 51 22 F +32 50 39 51 24 INFO@CUBYC.BE VISIT Cubyc Architects

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Tiburon Bay View Residence by Walker Warner Architects

Location: Tiburon Peninsula, California, USA Year: 2017 Architects: Walker Warner Architects Project Team: John Davis, Brian Friel, Anne Griffes, Anja Hämäläinen, Klara Kevane, Brian Lang, Brooks Walker Interiors: NICOLEHOLLIS Landscape: SCDA and Strata Landscape Architecture  Builder: Van Acker Construction Photography: © Laure Joliet Nestled on an east facing bluff of the Tiburon Peninsula, the Tiburon Bay View […]

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Shear House by Aidlin Darling Design

Architects: Aidlin Darling Design Architectural Metals: Chris French Metal, Inc Photography: © Matthew Millman & Adam Rouse   Analogous to a well considered garment, the design for this house rigorously pursued aesthetic, structural, and performative considerations; like clothing, it modulates exposure of the body to the environment around it. Situated on a hillside, this adaptive remodel demanded privacy while […]

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