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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LM Guest House by Desai Chia Architects 

Location: Dutchess County, New York, US Area: 2,000 SF Year: 2013 AWARDS American Architecture Award AIA NY Design Award Interior Design Best of Year Award Boston Society of Architecture Housing Award World Architecture Festival Finalist Award Architizer A+ Design Award- Special Mention SARA NY Gold Award of Excellence SARA National Design Award ARCHITECTS: Desai Chia […]

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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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Place to Day Dream by Tony Hobba Architects

Location: Victoria, Australia Year: 2013 Architects: Tony Hobba Architects Photography © Rory Gardiner Over looking Bass Straight, this large residential project sits quietly in the landscape, barely visible. The landscape was the driver for the design, with a stand of iron bark trees defining the form, scale, views, vista’s and materialality. Six years in the […]

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House JMC by Fuchs Wacker Architects

Location: Frankfurt, Germany Area: 474 m2 Year: 2013 Architects: Fuchs Wacker Architekten Team: Thomas Wacker, Dag Heimbach Photography ©️Johannes Vogt All images courtesy of Fuchs Wacker Architekten | ©️ Johannes Vogt   Fuchs Wacker Architekten Stephan Fuchs and Thomas Wacker build houses it is intended to arouse a certain sense of life among its inhabitants: satisfied […]

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East West House by Rob Kennon Architects

Location: Richmond, Victoria, Australia Area: 225 sqm Year: 2013 AVARDS 2014 AIA Victorian Architecture Awards Shortlist Residential Alterations and Additions 2014 Houses Awards Shortlist House in a Heritage Context 2014 Houses Awards Shortlist House Alteration and Addition over 200 m² Architects: Rob Kennon Architects Landscape Architect Robyn Barlow Photography © Derek Swalwell This house, on a deep site near the top of […]

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Vallarta House by Ezequiel Farca + Cristina Grappin Design Studio

Location: Puerto Vallarta, Mexico Area: 32,292 sq ft / 3,000 sqm Year: 2013 AWARDS 2014 IDA (International Design Award): Silver medal, residential category – new project. Vallarta House. USA 2013 PCI (Precast / Prestressed Concrete Institute) Design Awards Program: First Prize, single family house category. Vallarta House. USA 2013 IIDA Global excellence Design: Best of residential […]

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Groveland House by Mcleod Bovell Modern Houses

Location: West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Area: 9,000 sf Year: 2013 Architects: Mcleod Bovell Modern Houses Photography © Mcleod Bovell A gentle three-story sloping site offers significant connections to grade on all levels of the house: a putting green on the upper floor, pool and entertainment on the middle level and more intimate views to natural bedrock […]

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Oak Pass Guest House by Walker Workshop

Location : Beverly Hills, California, US Size: 2,500 s.f. Year: 2013 Architects, Interior design: Walker Workshop Project Team: Noah Walker, Ted Leviss, Erin White, Trent Laughton Photographer: Nicholas Alan Cope  The Oak Pass Road guesthouse uses its height and a small footprint to maximize panoramic canyon views and strengthen its connection to the surrounding tree-filled site. The lower level […]

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Bluff House by Auhaus Architecture

Location: Barwon Heads, Victoria, Australia Year: 2013 Awards: 2014 Houses Award Shortlist 2014 Idea Awards Shortlist Architects: Auhaus Architecture Builder: Ashley Crowe Builders Photography: Trevor Mein & Auhaus Architecture Bluff House is a three level house designed for a steeply sloping site backing onto the Barwon Heads golf course. The house is designed as a series […]

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Beach House by Sagan Piechota Architecture

Location: Monterey, California, US Area: 2,700 sq ft Year: 2013 Architects: Sagan Piechota Architecture Photography: Joe Fletcher Achieving a balance of airy openness and privacy, this 2,700 sf beachfront property slips neatly into a wedge on California’s striking Monterey coast.  The open floor plan with master bedroom loft allows unrestricted views of the Pacific Ocean throughout.  Large sliding and […]

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Carmel Valley Residence by Sagan Piechota Architecture

Location: Carmel Valley, California, United States Year: 2013 Architect: Sagan Piechota Architecture Team: Daniel Piechota & Cameron Helland Landscape architect: Bernard Trainor + Associates General contractor: Stocker + Allaire Photography: © Joe Fletcher Set within a small clearing of California old growth oaks, this ‘L’ shaped residence settles naturally into the contours of the rolling hills of Carmel […]

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One Central Park East interior by Koichi Takada Architects

Project: One Central Park East Location: Broadway, Sydney, Australia Year: 2013 Highly Commended Interior Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) Residential Multi category 2014 Client: Sekisui House Australia and Frasers Property Architecture: Atelier Jean Nouvel, in collaboration with PTW Architects Interior Architects: Koichi Takada Architects Building Contractor: Watpac Photography: Sharrin Rees and Sharyn Cairns The talent of interior architect has been bought to bear on […]

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Jesolo Lido Pool Villa by JM Architecture

Location: Lido Venice, Italy Area: 320 m2 Year: 2013 Architects: JM Architecture Architect in Charge: Jacopo Mascheroni Project Manager: Diego Magrì Photographs: Jacopo Mascheroni Manufacturers: Mosa The Jesolo Lido Pool Villa is a custom designed prefabricated wood structure, and it was built and furnished in only 6 months.  Energy-saving high standards have been applied to the […]

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Waffle House by Russell & George Architects

Location: Melbourne, Australia Year: 2013 Architects: Russell & George Photography: © Paul Martin All images Courtesy of Russell & George Architects  © Paul Martin Russell & George Architects Russell & George is an internationally recognised and award winning design practice employing architects, designers, theorists, strategists & urbanists. Read more here CONTACT Russell & George Architects T  + 61 3 9038 3240 […]

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House V2 by 3LHD

Location: Lozica, Dubrovnik, Croatia Area: 959.0 sqm Year: 2013 Architects:  Studio 3LHD & Ecoing Proyect Team: Sasa Begovic, Marko Dabrovic, Tatjana Grozdanic Begovic, Silvije Novak, Romana Ilic, Marin Mikelic, Ivana Dabrovic / Ecoing d.o.o., Kristina Vidic / Ecoing d.o.o. Photography © Marko Ercegovic House V2 is located in Dubrovnik, in the urbanized area of Lozice. In an […]

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Casa Meztitla by EDAA

Location: Tepoztlán, Mexico Area: 400 m2 (4,305 sqft) Site area: 3,800 m2 (40,902 sqft) Year: 2013 Architects: EDAA (design, architectural development, construction) Design team: Luis Arturo García, Jahir Villanueva, Juan Hernández, Hans Álvarez, Enrique Villalón, Antonio Rivas, Ana Rodríguez Consultants: PBS Ingenieros, MS (structural engineering), MS (soil mechanics), Bimsa Reports (cost engineering), Descarga Cero (water […]

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Private Apartment Berlin by Annabell Kutucu

Location: Berlin, Germany Year: 2013 Interior Styling: Annabell Kutucu Interior Design: NOVONO – Nora von Nordenskjöld Photography © DONE STUDIO – Ulf Saupe   All images courtesy of Annabell Kutucu | ©  Ulf Saupe   Annabell Kutucu A renowned Interior Designer and Stylist based in Berlin, she has been styling and decorating private luxury homes for […]

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Hewlett Street House by MHN Design Union

Location: Bronte, Australia Area: 332 m2 Project Year: 2013 Architects: MHN Design Union Project Architect: Sebastian Kaintoch Design Team: Kevin NG, Sebastian Kaintoch Landscape Architect: Peter Glass & Associates The underlying design intent was to explore the notion of “prospect and refuge” within a contemporary family house. The “prospect” was the beach and coast views […]

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