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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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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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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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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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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Ocean Residence by FMD Architects

Location: Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia Year: 2015 Architects: FMD Architects Project Team: Fiona Dunin, Katherine Peasley, Andrew Carija, Robert Kolak, Alex Peck, Owen Castley Photography © Fraser Marsden The residence is a weekend beach house for a semi retired couple with a large family and extensive corporate guests. The house was designed to entertain large amounts […]

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Kirribilli Apartment by Brcar Morony Architecture

Location: Kirribilli, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Year: 2015 Architects: Brcar Morony Architecture Photography © Justin Alexander   The project involved the transformation of a 1960s two bedroom apartment which was lacking natural daylight into an elegant and light filled space with refined, timeless finishes. The apartment was designed to be flexible for a sole executive owner […]

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Klein House by MHN Design Union

Location: Vaucluse, Sydney, Australia Year: 2015 Architects: MHN Design Union Interiors by Lawless & Meyerson Photography © Justin Alexander Located in the eastern suburbs of Sydney with distant views to Sydney Harbour, this irregular shaped site with a narrow street frontage, a steep slope from front to rear and sandstone rock shelves posed a significant challenge to the architect. […]

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Pool House, Amagansett, NY | Robert Young Architects

Location: Amagansett, New York, US Size: 200 square feet Year: 2015 Architects: Robert Young Architects Principal in charge: Robert Young, AIA Project architect: Robert Deacon, Eva Ouano Landscape contractor: Summerhill Landscapes Photography © Frank Oudeman A lot of design projects start with problem-solving, and this pool house, on Long Island’s East End, was no exception. Building codes in […]

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North Warrandyte House | Alexandra Buchanan Architecture

Location: North Warrandyte, Victoria, Australia Floor area: 249 sqm Year: 2015 Architects: Alexandra Buchanan Architecture Design Team: Hive Engineering, Nathan Burkett Landscape Design Construction Team: Eco Edge Homes Photography: © Debra McFadzean, Marvelle Photography This bold contemporary home perches high above the Yarra River at North Warrandyte on a raised plateau nestled amongst dense native bushland. Restricted access, treacherous topography and […]

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Tunnel House | MODO (Michael Ong Design Office)

Residential – Alteration and Addition Location: Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia Area: 143 m2 Year: 2015   Awards Architeam Awards 2015 – Finalist Houses Award 2016 – Shortlisted   Architect: MODO Builder: Seventy7 Projects Furniture design: Ajar design & furniture Photography © Peter Bennetts The client approach us with a brief to renovate their double fronted cottage in hawthorn, […]

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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 […]

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Williams Road Park Orchards by Matyas Architects

Location: Park Orchards, Victoria, Australia Year: 2015 Architects: Matyas Architects Builder: Tucker Construction Group Photography: @ Tatjana Plitt All images courtesy of Matyas Architects | © Tatjana Plitt   MATYAS ARCHITECTS Matyas Architects (formerly John Matyas Architects) is a medium size architecture and interior design practice based in Middle Park, Melbourne. The practice was established by John Matyas […]

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YA-House by Kubota Architect Atelier

  Location:  Nishinomiya, Hyogo, Japan Site area: 888.54 m2 Footprint area; 180.88 m2 Tatal floor area; 239.11 m2 Year: 2015 Architects: Kubota Architect Atelier Structural system: Reinfoced concrete All images courtesy of Kubota Architect Atelier   Kubota Architect Atelier Contact VISIT Kubota Architect Atelier

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East di Lido Residence | [STRANG] Architecture

Location: Miami Beach, Florida, US Year: 2015 Architects: [STRANG] Architecture Photography ©Blue Ocean Photography   Located on an artificial island in Biscayne Bay, this residence maximizes the waterfront views across Biscayne Bay and neighboring islands.  Unlike many of the stark white boxes that have proliferated on Miami Beach’s waterfront sites, this house incorporates natural keystone and wood louvers […]

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Oak Knoll Residence by Atelier Jørgensen

Location: Napa, California, USA Area: 5,050 sqft Year: 2015 Architects: Atelier Jørgensen Photographer: © Joe Fletcher Photography All images courtesy of Atelier Jørgensen Atelier Jørgensen ATELIER JØRGENSEN is a Napa Valley and Los Angeles based group of designers, builders and thinkers operating within the fields of design, interior design, landscape design, urbanism, construction, and development. The office […]

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Sonoma Residence by Lundberg Design

Location: Sonoma, California, US Year: 2015 Architects: Lundberg Design LD TEAM: Michelle Kriebel, Cameron Cooper, Dina Dobkin, Lev Bereznycky, Jeffrey Loehmann, Conner Wishard, Jack Cram, Michael Esteban Project Team: Fairweather & Associates, Strandberg Engineering Photographer: Joe Fletcher Situated among old-growth valley oaks on the footprint of a house the owner had for ten years, the Sonoma […]

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Villa Rabac, Croatia by Romina Mohorović architect

Location: Rabac, Istria, Croatia Area: 400 m2 Year: 2015 Owners:  Jelena & Alan Šišinački Architect principal: Romina Mohorović architect Project team: Martin Doršica architect, Alter Lego Studio,  Studio 92 Photography: © Rajan Milošević/ KORIDOR 27   Photography by Rajan Milošević/ KORIDOR 27  

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Montebar Villa by JM Architecture

Location: Medeglia, Switzerland Area: 200.0 sqm Year: 2015 Architects: JM Architecture Architect in Charge: Jacopo Mascheroni, Diego Magrì Photography: © Jacopo Mascheroni The Montebar Villa is a prefabricated wood house lying on a panoramic spot facing the Swiss alps, in a privileged position with sun light during the four seasons. A magical place where the silence is alternated  with […]

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Box on the Rock by Schwartz and Architecture (SaA)

  Location: Sonoma, CA, US Year: 2015 Architects: Schwartz and Architecture (SaA) SaA Project Team: Wyatt Arnold, Erik Bloom Structural Engineer: iAssociate Contractor: Eames Construction, Inc. Photography: @ Bruce Damonte Awards Builder’s Choice Custom Home Design Awards Merit Award | Custom Home under 5,000 sq ft, 2015 AIA Redwood Empire Design Awards People’s Choice Award | Unbuilt Architecture, 2015 The constricted […]

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13th Beach Courtyard House by Auhaus architecture & interior

Location: Thirteenth Beach, Victoria, Australia Year: 2015   Awards: Houses Awards 2016 Shortlist Architects: Auhaus architecture & interior Builder: Ashley Crowe Builders Photography: © Derek Swalwell Photography styling: Nina Provan This is a new 4 bedroom house on the 13th Beach golf course. The sweeping plan takes in the extremities of the wedge shaped site, folding away […]

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Fazenda Boa Vista by Fernanda Marques Arquitetos 

Location: Porto Feliz, São Paulo, Brazil Area: 700m² Year: 2015 Architect: Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados Photography: © Fernando Guerra All images courtesy of Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados A graduate of the University of São Paulo’s School of Architecture and Urbanism, Fernanda Marques’s career is marked by the same conceptual thread that characterized […]

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Transformation of a holidays house in Menorca by Atelier du Pont

Location: Menorca,  Spain Year: 2015 Architect: Atelier du Pont  All images courtesy of Atelier du Pont Atelier du Pont Team CONTACT Atelier du Pont 89 rue de Reuilly – 75012 Paris (siège) 4 place Tobie Robatel – 69001 Lyon T : +33 (0)1 53 33 24 10 E : adp@atelierdupont.fr VISIT Atelier du Pont  

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Schnabel Family Retreat by Studio AR&D Architects

  Program: Private Residence Year: 2015 Size: 5,300 sf   Architects: Studio AR&D Architects Photography © Michal Utterback The Little Tuscany residence is centered on the idea of bringing family together. The young family of five emphasized their desire to create a home that was meant to be enjoyed by extended family and friends now, and for generations […]

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Ibiza, Can Bikini by TG Studio

  Location: Ibiza,   Spain Year: 2015 Architects: TG Studio Photography: © Philip Vile   Tg-Studio was commissioned as interior designers for this country estate in the north of Ibiza, the property consists of a 3 bedroom house, surrounded by two hectares of lush gardens in which two additional houses provide two further bedrooms and en-suites. Tg-Studios clients […]

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Mykonos, Bill & Coo Coast Suites by K-Studio

Location: Mykonos, Greece Year: 2015 Architects: K-Studio  Photography: Vangelis Paterakis Styling:  Anestis Michalis Bill & Coo Coast All images Courtesy of Bill & Coo Coast K-STUDIO  DIMITRIS KARAMPATAKIS Co-Director BSc + Diploma in Architecture, RIBA I+II: The Bartlett – University College London, UK    KONSTANTINOS KARAMPATAKIS Co-Director BSc + Diploma in Architecture, RIBA I+II: The Bartlett – University College […]

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Extension Maison SPE by ELLENA MEHL Architectes

Location: Spéracèdes, Alpes-Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, France Surface: 141 m² SP existante + 59 m² SP extension (+ 60 m2 sous-sol crée) Year: 2015 Award Archidesign Award 2017 – catégorie « extension de maison » Architects: ELLENA MEHL Architectes All images courtesy of ELLENA MEHL Architectes   PLANS ELLENA MEHL Architectes CONTACT 9, rue Elisabeth 94200 Ivry / Seine / FRANCE mèl : LNAMEL@free.fr Tél : […]

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Alex Hotel, Interior design by Arent & Pyke

Category: Commercial / Hospitality Location: Alex Hotel 50 James St. Northbridge, Perth, Western Australia Year: 2015 Interior Design: Arent & Pyke Architecture by Space Agency Photography © Anson Smart AWARDS Australian Interior Design Awards 2016WINNER – Hospitality for Alex Hotel Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards 2016WINNER – Hospitality for Alex Hotel FINALIST – Designer of the YearIDEA Interior Design Excellence Awards […]

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Carmel View House by Neuman Hayner Architects

Location: Ein Ayala, Israel Area: 420 sqm, Plot: 2500 sqm Year: 2015 Architects: Neuman Hayner architects Photography: © Amit Gosher All images courtesy of Neuman Hayner architects |© Amit Gosher Neuman Hayner architects Neuman Hayner architects is a young yet highly experienced offic.Sharon, Iftah, and the studio team are designing projects of varying scales including civic, corporate and apartment buildings, as well […]

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Kate’s House by Bower Architecture

Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Area: 385.5 sqm Year: 2015 Architects:Bower Architecture Builder: LBA Construction Landscape Designer: Cielo Design Studio Photography: © Shannon McGrath Awards 2016 AIA Victorian Architecture Awards – Shortlisted – Houses (Alterations and Additions) IDEA Awards – Shortlisted – Residential Single Australian Interior Design Awards – Shortlisted – Residential Design Houses Awards – Shortlisted […]

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Sussex House by Wilkinson King Architects

Location: Sussex, UK Year: 2014 Architects: WILKINSON KING ARCHITECTS Landscape architects: ANDY STURGEON Photography © PAUL RIDDLE Awards: ​Finalist – RIBA House of the Year 2015 Winner – RIBA National Award 2015 Winner – RIBA Award, South East Region Winner – Structural Timber Awards, 2015 Highly Commended – Wood Awards, 2015 Shortlisted – ISE Structural Awards 2015 Finalist – […]

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House 3, Irus by Shachar Rozenfeld architects

Location: Irus, Israel Site area: 500m2 Total floor area: 340m2 2F+B Year: 2015 Architects: Shachar Rozenfeld architects Photography: © Shai Epstein  All images courtesy of Shachar Rozenfeld architects | © Shai Epstein Shachar Rozenfeld architects Shachar Rozenfeld architects office was established in 2009, by the architects Yael Shachar and Lior Rozenfeld. The office specializes in comprehensive and detailed planning of […]

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München, Haus H by Titus Bernhard Architekten

Location: Munich, Germany Year: 2015   Architects: Titus Bernhard Architekten Photography: © Jens Weber Within the framework of a heterogeneous villa construction and restrictive site occupancy indexes and floor space ratios in the south of Munich, “Haus H” completely exploits all parameters and radiates friendliness to its surroundings. The L-shaped site develops generously as a free floor […]

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GRÈCE, SILVER HOUSE BY OLIVIER DWEK ARCHITECTURES

Location: Zakynthos, Greece Year: 2015 Architects: OLIVIER DWEK ARCHITECTURES Photo © Serge Anton SILVER HOUSE Kefallinia. Cephalonia. The island was even described by Homer in ancient times. Its backbone culminates in a peak 1,628m high, in the midst of the Ionian Sea. Seen from the mainland, it surges out of the blue depths in an intense light, […]

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Arcadia Street, Coogee Residence by Luchetti Krelle Architects

Location: Arcadia Street, Coogee, Australia Year: 2015 Architects: Luchetti Krelle Images Courtesy of Luchetti Krelle  Luchetti Krelle  Luchetti Krelle is an award winning Sydney based, architecture and interior design firm established by Stuart Krelle and Rachel Luchetti. Although Luchetti Krelle maintains a diverse portfolio, its primary focus is in the hospitality sector. As the various disciplines of design often […]

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Interior Design, Public Cafe by Kassa Design

Location: Kyiv, Khreshchatyk strett, Ukraine Year: 2015 Designers: KASSA DESIGN Photo Courtesy of KASSA DESIGN KASSA DESIGN Interior design of cafe, restaurants, bistro, pubs. Designing from scratch. CONTACT  Ukraine, Kiyv +38-050-344-07-40 kassa.design@gmail.com VISIT  KASSA DESIGN

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Franklin Mountain House by Hazelbaker Rush

Location: El Paso, Texas, US Area: 5200 ft2 Year: 2015 Architects:  Hazelbaker Rush Photography: © Casey Dunn   The severity of the slope allows the three story home to maintain a direct connection to the exterior at each level. The utilitarian spaces are on the first level with the entertaining functions of the living, kitchen, and dining […]

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Sunset House by Mcleod Bovell Modern Houses

Location: West Vancouver, BC, Canada Area: 6,300 sf Year: 2015 Architects: Mcleod Bovell Modern Houses Designers in Charge: Matt Mcleod, Lisa Bovell Manufacturers: Accoya, Benjamin Moore, Caesarstone, Lightolier, Resysta Photography: © Ema Peter, Martin Tessler Situated on a steep and technically challenging site, this single family home was designed to capture views of the outer harbour and heavy marine […]

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Ferry Road by Blaze Makoid Architecture

  Location: North Haven, New York Area: 7,500 square foot Year: 2015 Architects: Blaze Makoid Architecture Design: David Scott Interiors Photographer: © Joshua McHugh The challenge for this 7,500 square foot home on a two acre, waterfront lot in North Haven was to create a design that would take full advantage of the views across Sag Harbor to the southeast, […]

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Five Terraces and a Garden by Corpo Atelier

 Location: Vilamoura, 8125 Quarteira, Portugal Area : 380 m2 Year : 2015 Architects: Corpo Atelier Architect in Charge: Filipe Paixão Team : Filipe Paixão, Rui Martins Photography © Ricardo Oliveira Alves  A golf course is limited by empty plots for detached houses and scattered trees of various types and heights. At the ground level an immense […]

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Hytte Sirdalen by Filter Arkitekters

  Location: Sirdalen Valley, Norway Architects: Filter Arkitekters Surface: 166 m² Year:  2015 Photography: © Lise Bjelland Given the location and the steep plot it had been desirable that the house be dug into the landscape, so it would act as an element integrated into the nature, both winter and summer. Filter Arkitekter Filter architects Filter architects […]

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Project L by JUMA architects

Location : Bruges, Belgium Year: 2015 Architects: JUMA architects Photography © Cafeine A dilapidated old town house was thoroughly rebuilt and renovated by JUMA architects with due respect for the past. The proximity of the water adds to the serene atmosphere that permeates the streetscape. This feeling is brought inside through the refined and well-balanced design JUMA realized […]

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Villa T by JUMA architects

Location : Spain Year: 2015 Architects: JUMA architects Execution in collaboration with NAM Arquitectura Photography © Verne Belgian clients commissioned JUMA architects to design a holiday retreat. The fallow land is characterized by a dense vegetation of pine trees and a hillside overlooking the Mediterranean Sea. JUMA, who consider it a privilege to build in this unique context, […]

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North TLV home by Studio Nurit Leshem

  Architects: Studio Nurit Leshem Nurit Leshem’s Interior Design Studio is headed by Nurit Leshem.        Location: Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israël Year: 2015 Photography: © Amit Geron       This is the new house of a family based in Tel Aviv, who purchased the plot of land adjacent to their home of the past […]

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