Brighton Bunker by Dan Gayfer Design

Location: Brighton, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Architects: Dan Gayfer Design Photography: © Dean Bradley A bar fridge, recessed into the rear wall of the bunker, combines with upholstered seating, planter and TV to create a highly functional pool side haven. The rear area of this residence did not meet the requirements of a highly active…

Constant Springs Residence by Alterstudio Architecture

Location: Austin, Texas, USA Area: 3,600-square-foot Year: 2016 Awards 2018 Texas Society of Architects Design Award 2018 IIDA Excellence in Design Award 2017 American Architecture Prize 2018 AIA Austin Design Award Architects: Alterstudio Architecture Design Team: Kevin Alter, Ernesto Cragnolino, Tim Whitehill, Joseph Boyle Photography: © Casey Dunn The opportunity to live simultaneously in the center of the…

Kuhlman Road Residence by Ehrlich Yanai Rhee Chaney Architects

Location: Houston, Texas, USA Size: 5,934 sf with 600 sf guest house Year: 2016 Architects: Ehrlich Yanai Rhee Chaney Architects Photography: © Matthew Millman   A professional couple purchased a two-acre wooded site in an exclusive neighborhood where traditional houses with grand entrances oriented to the street are typical. The clients desired a modern house providing…

HIDE OUT | Dan Brunn Architecture

Location: Los Angeles, California, USA Size: 3600.0 ft2 Year: 2016 Architects: Dan Brunn Architecture Design Principal: Dan Brunn, AIA Structural Engineer: Salas Design Company Landscape Architect: Kaisei-en Interior Designer: Dan Brunn Architecture Contractor: Realco Creations Photography: © Brandon Shigeta All images courtesy of Dan Brunn Architecture   Dan Brunn Architecture Dan Brunn, AIA, founded his Los Angeles-based firm, Dan Brunn Architecture,…

Glen Iris | Pleysier Perkins Architects

Location: Glen Iris, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Awards Houses Awards 2017 Alteration & Addition over 200m2 | Shortlisted Architects: Pleysier Perkins Architects Builder: Grand Plan Properties Photography: © Dan Hocking A beautifully crafted extension to a Californian Bungalow for a builder and his family. A robust yet light single storey pavilion with exposed timber rafters, timber…

Cuernavaca Residence by Alterstudio Architecture

Location: Austin, Texas, US Year: 2016 Architects: Alterstudio Architecture Lead Architect: Ernesto Cragnolino Design Team: Kevin Alter, Tim Whitehill Photography: © Casey Dunn AWARDS 2018 The Architecture MasterPrize Award – Residential 2017 American Architecture Award 2016 IIDA Excellence in Design Awards 2016 AIA Austin Design Award The Cuernavaca Residence is the latest installment in an evolving…

Brae Restaurant Accommodation by Six Degrees Architects

Client: Cape Otway Road Holdings Pty Ltd Location: 4285 Cape Otway Road, Birregurra, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Awards 2018 Eat Drink Design Awards, Best Hotel Design 2016 IDEA Sustainability, Highly Commended Architects: Six Degrees Architects Photography: © Trevor Mein Brae Restaurant and Accommodation were conceived and designed to provide a luxury, sustainable rural experience.  Set amid…

Orient House V by Ryall Sheridan Architects

Location: Orient, New York Area: 3275 square feet Year: 2016 Architects: Ryall Sheridan Architects The owners purchased 15 acres of tidal wetlands and former potato fields with the intention of building a house that would respond to and directly connect to its surrounding landscape. Even though most of the land was untouched by construction, the…

Seatoun House by First Light Studio Ltd

Location: Wellington, New Zealand Area: 84 m² Year: 2016 Awards 2017 NZIA Wellington Architecture Award – Small Project Architects:  First Light Studio Ltd Photography: © Jason Mann Photography Small space makes big impact Tucked away on the sunny side of Wellington, this compact 84m² 2-bedroom home efficiently makes use of every square inch to provide the perfect…

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…