House of Earth and Sky by Aidlin Darling Design

  Location: Hillsborough, California, United States Year: 2015 Architects: Aidlin Darling Design Interiors: Gary Hutton Design Landscape Architect: Lutsko Associates Lighting Designer: Eric Johnson Associates Photography © Matthew Millman This sustainable home celebrates the intersection of earth and sky. One enters below grade and ascends vertically through the ground to arrive in a series of glass pavilions, anchored by rammed earth walls…

The Woodman’s Treehouse by Brownlie Ernst and Marks Architects

Type: Leisure Building Client: Guy Mallinson Woodland Workshop Location: West Dorset, United Kingdom Year: 2016 Cost: GBP 150,000   Architects: BEaM – Brownlie Ernst and Marks Architects Team: BEaM, Guy Mallinson Woodland Workshop The Woodman’s Treehouse is a luxurious two-storey suite arranged between and beneath the canopy of aged oaks in a rural green woodworking campus. The building is a truly collaborative…

ORIGIN tree house | Atelier LAVIT

Client: Cabanes Nature et Spa Program: Hotel room Location: Château de Raray, France Area: 23 m2 Year: 2017   Architects: Atelier LAVIT Photography: © Marco Lavit Nicora ORIGIN is an exceptional cabin, a unique and tailor-made project. The architectural challenge for Atelier LAVIT was to create a functional and comfortable hotel room, being faithful to the first…

ISSA MEGARON | PROARH

Tipology: Single family house Location: Vis, Croatia Site area: 70135.0 m2 Area: 485.0 m2 Year: 2017 Architects: PROARH Photography © Damir Fabijanić The Issa Megaron project is dealing with questions regarding the context of the site boundary, envisioned on the plot that is read as a ‘’void ‘’, blank space-with deception that context is non -existent. Given that the “genius loci”…

G’Day House by McLeod Bovell Modern Houses

Location: West Vancouver, Canada Floor Area: 409 sq. m Site Area: 731 sq. m Year: 2016 Architects: McLeod Bovell Modern Houses Finishes: Accoya wood and Atlas Meridian Glassworks Furnishings: Fireorb, Flos, Knoll, Kristalia, Living Divani, Paola Lenti Photography @ Ema Peter Photography All images courtesy of McLeod Bovell Modern Houses | @ Ema Peter Photography   PLANS McLeod Bovell Modern Houses McLeod Bovell…

Finley Beach House by BORA Architects

Location: Arcadia Beach, Oregon, US Size: 3,300sf  Year: 2012 Architects: BORA Architects Photographs by: Tim Bies Photography Set at the edge of Oregon’s coastal forest, this glass house provides commanding beach views. Built as a weekend getaway for a young family seeking communion with nature, the space is an antidote to the hectic buzz of urban living. The central…

Miner Road by Faulkner Architects

Location: Orinda, California, US Year: 2016 Award AIACC Residential Honor Award 2017 AIAEB Honor Award 2017 Architects: Faulkner Architects Photographer: Joe Fletcher In the shade of Orinda’s native oaks, the home produces an in intimate relationship with the surrounding trees. Their texture is reflected architecturally in a hyper-minimal palette of unfinished white oak on the walls, ceilings,…

Valley of the Moon Retreat House Sonoma by Butler Armsden Architects

Location: Sonoma, California, United States Awards AIA 2016 MERIT AWARD WINNERS / Category: Built Project, Custom Residential AAP – The American Architecture Prize 2017: Winner in Architectural Design / Residential Architecture Architects: Butler Armsden Architects Photographer: Joe Fletcher General Contractor: Thompson Suskind Structural Engineer: Summit Engineering This AIA award-winning Sonoma residence reinterprets the wonderful spaces of the original Spanish haciendas…

Casa Catuçaba /Studio MK27 /Marcio Kogan & Lair Reis

  Project info Architects : Studio MK27 – Marcio Kogan, Lair Reis Author : Marcio Kogan Co-Author : Lair Reis Photographs : Fernando Guerra, FG+SG Manufacturers : Bellas Artes, Windeo, victorello, solum, waltevree, amata florestal, upm capital, william holland, Lumini, trisoft e celutrans, Plancus, Prototyp&, mado Project Team : Carlos Costa, Flavia Maritan, Laura Guedes, Mariana Simas,…

Villa K by Paul de Ruiter Architects

Location: Thuringia, Germany Total floor area: 248 m² Year: 2014 Architects: Paul de Ruiter Architects Project team: Willem Jan Landman Photography: © Pieters Kers & Patrick Voigt Villa K, located in Thüringen, is the first German project for Paul de Ruiter Architects. The energy neutral villa, discrete and integrated in the natural environment, strongly reflects the wishes of the client…