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, […]

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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 […]

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Treetop House by Arent&Pyke interior design studio

    Interior design: Arent&Pyke Photography by Anson Smart Award 2018 AIDA Shortlist: Residential Decoration The material diversity of stone and felt, timber and colour are drawn together as harmonious elements in this contemporary penthouse home. Delivering refined luxury that is tactile, warm and without clutter, an emphasis has been placed on spatial harmony, colour, and detail. […]

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House for an art lover by ShedKM

Location: Formby north of Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom Size: 650 m2 Year: 2014 Architects: ShedKM Photography © Jack Hobhouse The house was conceived as a simple two-storey villa placed in the centre of a flat, rectangular site, surrounded by mature trees. The ground floor spaces are defined by a series of interconnecting white painted brick walls with full […]

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Linear House by Patkau Architects

Location: Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, Canada Area: 340 m2 Dates: 2009 Awards 2012 – Governor General’s Medal in Architecture 2012 – Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia Merit Award 2012 – Canadian Wood Council Honour Award 2011 – AZ Award for Design Excellence, Residential Architecture Architect: Patkau Architects Inc. Project Team: John Patkau, Patricia Patkau with Peter Suter, Greg Boothroyd, Marc Holland, Christina […]

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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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Caterpillar House by Feldman Architecture

Location: California, US Year: 2014 AWARDS & RECOGNITION: California Home + Design: Best Residential Architecture under 3000sf, 2012 AIA Monterey Bay: Citation Award for Excellence in Design, 2011 Interior Design Magazine Honoree for Best of Year: Custom Home Design – Suburban, 2011 Builder Magazine’s Grand Award for Custom Home less than 3,500 sf, 2011 Featured on Monterey Design […]

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Waipolu Gallery and Studio by Bohlin Cywinski Jackson Architects

Location: Oahu, Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States Year: 2009 Size: 5,400 sf Awards/Honors 2012 Tucker Award 2011 American Architecture Award Honor Award for Architectural Excellence Honor Award 2010 Design Award, New Construction Category 2009 Merit Award Architects: Bohlin Cywinski Jackson Architects Photo credit: Nic Lehoux Located on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, this private gallery and studio […]

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Villa Pruhonice by Jestico + Whiles

Location:  Pruhonice, Prague, Czech Republic Area: 560 sqm Year: 2014 Awards 2015 Baumit Façade of the Year 2015 Czech Grand Prix Awards – Honourable mention Architects: Jestico + Whiles Photography: Ales Jungmann Jestico + Whiles was appointed to design a luxury private villa in the heart of the prestigious Pruhonice, near Prague. The client’s vision was to […]

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The Pierre by Olson Kundig Architects

Location: San Juan Islands, Washington, US Area: 250 m2 Year: 2010 Architects: Olson Kundig Architects Design Principal: Tom Kundig Project Manager: Christopher Gerrick Interior Designer: Charlie Hellstern Interiors Staff: Cristina Acevedo Christine Burkland Awards 2014AIA National Honor Awards, Architecture Award AIA National Honor Awards, Interior Architecture Award 2013Architizer A+ Popular Choice Awards, Finalist, Residential Single Family Home 2012AIA National Housing Awards, […]

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Sorrento Beach House by AM Architecture

Location: Mornington Peninsula, Sorrento, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Awards Architects: AM Architecture Photography: © Dianna Snape Sorrento Beach house is comprised of a raw concrete internal shell, wrapped in a timber exterior. The thermal mass provided by the concrete is insulated externally providing stable internal temperatures, and the timber exterior shades the concrete, further eliminating heat loads in summer. The building […]

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Brick House by Andrew Burges Architects

Location: Bondi, Sydney, Australia Area: 310 m2 Year: 2016 Awards 2017 IDEA Awards Architects: Andrew Burges Architects Project Team: Andrew Burges, Chris Mullaney, Celia Carroll, Anna Field, Chris Su, Mitchell Bonus. Builder: Kraken Projects Photography is by Peter Bennetts Our brief for this new two storey dwelling was for a family home of 5 bedrooms, a study and […]

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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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Bracketed Space house by Matt Fajkus Architecture

Location: Austin, Texas, US Area: 450 sqm Year: 2016 Awards HGTV Faces of Design Awards Finalist, 2017 Architects: Matt Fajkus Architecture Project Manager: Travis Cook, Jayson Kabala Design Team: Matt Fajkus, AIA, David Birt, Jayson Kabala, Travis Cook General Contractor: Brodie Builders Landscape Architect: Open Envelope Studio Interior Designer: Joel Mozersky Photography: Charles Davis Smith Spaces and Faces Photography Incorporating the site’s dynamic […]

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Brackenbury House by Neil Dusheiko Architects

Location: London, United Kingdom Area: 180.0 m2 Year: 2016 Architects: Neil Dusheiko Architects Photographs: Tim Crocker, Agnese Sanvito Awards: Winner – AJ Retrofit Awards Best Extension over £500,000 Shortlisted – NLA Awards Don’t Move Improve 2016 This project is a radical remodelling of a house in a Conservation area for a young family. The design adds a new basement […]

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Brillhart House by Brillhart Architecture

Location: Miami, Florida, US Client: Jacob and Melissa Brillhart Size: 1500 sf WOOD DESIGN AWARD, WOOD DESIGN & BUILDING MAGAZINE – 2014 BEST SINGLE FAMILY HOUSE, ARCHITECTS’ NEWSPAPER – 2014 AIA MIAMI HONOR AWARD 2014 AIA FLORIDA HONOR AWARD 2015 NEW YORK TIMES FEATURE – DEC 2014 Architects: Brillhart Architecture Photographer: Claudia Uribe, Bruce Buck, Stefani Fachini The […]

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Ivanhoe House by Auhaus Architecture

Location: Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Awards 2017 Victorian Architecture Awards Shortlist 2017 Houses Awards Shortlist 2017 IDEA Interior Design Awards Shortlist Architects: Auhaus Architecture Builder: DSS Constructions Photography: © Derek Swalwell Furniture and Styling: Nina Provan A new 4 bedroom house built into a heavily treed hill that drops away steeply towards the rear of the […]

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Silver House by Hyde + Hyde Architects

Location: Gower Peninsula, United Kingdom Year: 2017 Architects: Hyde + Hyde Architects Contractor: James Developments Ltd Energy Consultant: Melin Quantity Surveyor: Ivor Russell Partnership Interior Design: Bracey Interiors Ltd Bathroom Supplier: Kohler Landscape Design: Environment Wales Lighting Design: Erco Lighting Limited Structural Engineers: CB3 Consult Recently awarded the Royal Society of Architects Wales, ‘Best Building of 2017’ along with an ‘RSAW award for Architecture’ and ‘Client […]

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Higher Ground by DesignOffice

Location: Melbourne, Australia Client: Higher Ground Completion Date: June 2016 2017 Australian Interior Design Awards Hospitality Design Higher Ground by Design Office   Architects: Design Office Collaboration: Basis Builders / Profile Furniture / BREC / JB Elliot Photography: © Sean Fennessy DesignOffice were commissioned by Nathan Toleman and the team behind Top Paddock and The Kettle Black to create a new […]

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Little House by Mw|works Architecture + Design

Location: Hood Canal, Seabeck, Washington, US Area: 1,100 sq ft Awards: AIA Northwest and Pacific Region Awards  2016 Merit Award AIA Honor Awards for Washington 2015 Honor Award Architects: Mw|works Architecture + Design Photography:  © Andrew Pogue The Little House is nestled into a lush second growth forest on a north facing bluff overlooking Hood Canal. Built […]

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Holiday house in Cap Ferret by Atelier du Pont

Location: Lège-Cap-Ferret, France Surface: 330 m² Year: 2016 Lauréat Architizer A+ Awards 2017 / Winner Architizer A+ Awards 2017 Architects: Atelier du Pont  Architects project managers: Alice Berthelon, Maciej Janakowski Interior designer: Aline Defert Landscape designer: Arnaud Gallou – Ferret Vert General contractor: BMC Photography: © Philippe Garcia, Takuji Shimmura, Bernard Touillon The terrain that slopes gently towards the sea is […]

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Barrancas house by Ezequiel Farca + Cristina Grappin

Location: Mexico City,  Mexico Area: 7,750 sq ft / 720 sqm Year: 2014 AWARDS   Architecture and interior design: Ezequiel Farca + Cristina Grappin Design Team: Fernanda de la Mora Photography: Roland Halbe, Jaime Navarro Restoration and renovation of a 1970’s home with no character. Modernizing the space, we created moments of discovery throughout the home, […]

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Nano Pad by Architect Prineas

Location: Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Size: 22 m2 AWARDS Longlisted in WAN Awards  /  Categories 2017  /  Small Spaces Architects: Architect Prineas Photography: © Chris Warnes Nano Pad is an interior architecture project within a 22 sqm Art Deco Studio Apartment in Sydney’s inner city. The project was designed as short stay accommodation, as an alternative to short comings of existing “design […]

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Garden House by Tzannes Studio

Location: Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Year: 2014 Site Area:  831m2 Floor Area:  430 m2 AWARD AIA (NSW) Commendation – Residential Architecture – Houses (New) 2015 Architects: Tzannes Landscape design: William Dangar Builder: Paul King Photography: © Michael Nicholson This new house is on a compact suburban site. In this context, we have designed a sequence of […]

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AMADO House by MAKE Architecture

Location: Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Year: 2017 AWARDS 2017 HOUSES AWARDS – HOUSE ALTERATION AND ADDITION OVER 200M2: COMMENDATION 2017 HOUSES AWARDS – HERITAGE: SHORTLISTED 2017 HOUSES AWARDS – SUSTAINABILITY: SHORTLISTED Architects: MAKE Architecture Photography: © Peter Bennetts Amado are external sliding timber screens used on Japanese traditional houses to protect the inner layers of shoji screens from the […]

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Hide and Seek House by Bower Architecture

Location: Swan Island, Victoria, Australia Year: 2016 Awards 2017 AIA Victorian Architecture Awards – Shortlisted – Houses (New) Australian Interior Design Awards – Shortlisted – Residential Design Houses Awards – Shortlisted – New House Over 200m2 Houses Awards – Shortlisted – Sustainability   Architects: Bower Architecture Builder: Jardine Homes Landscape Designer: Sensability Garden Design Photography © […]

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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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Courtyards house by HK Associates Inc

AWARDS Home of the Year 2016, AIA Southern Arizona AIA Southern Arizona 2016 Honor Award for Distinguished Architecture Location: Tucson, Arizona, US Area: 3.475 ft2 Year: 2016 Architects: HK Associates Inc Architect in Charge: Kathy Hancox, Michael Kothke General Contractor: Lemarr Construction Manufacturers: Hansgrohe, Wetstyle, Western Windows Photographs: © Bill Timmerman Situated in a nondescript subdivision on Tucson’s eastside, […]

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The White House by SJB Interiors (Melbourne)

  Location: Rye, Victoria, Australia Architects: SJB Interiors (Melbourne) Quiet, calming and restorative. The simple touch given to this renovation project delivers a home that is serene and tranquil allowing its owners to revive and recharge away from busy professional careers. A minimalist approach employed throughout creating a home that is unpretentious yet adorned with functional quality. […]

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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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Private house in Cēsis by OUTOFBOX & LOLOT DESIGN

Location: Cēsis, Latvia Client: Private Size: 240 m2 Year: 2015-2016   Architects: OUTOFBOX Partners: LOLOT DESING  Team: Pēteris Bajārs (Architect), Toms Loris (Architect Assistant), Santa Meikulāne (Interior Designer), Zane Kubiloviča (Project Assistant) Photo: ©Māris Ločmelis Hills and dales do not form your typical Latvian landscape, which is why this holiday house in Cēsis was created with maximum respect for […]

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House Off Cluny by RT+Q Architects

Location: Singapore Year: 2015   Architects: RT+Q Architects Structural Consultants: E123 Consultants Pte Ltd M&E consultants: AENT Consultants Pte Ltd Quantity Surveyors: WS Surveyorship Pte Ltd Photographs: Masano Kawana House Off Cluny Design Award Winner Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA) 2016 Architectural Design Awards Singapore Category: Residential Projects This house has a very convincing architectural composition […]

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Balwyn House by Fiona Lynch Design Studio

  Location: Melbourne, Australia AWARD Best Residential Interior at the 2016 Belle Coco Republic Interior Design Awards Interior design: Fiona Lynch Photography: © Sharyn Cairns A new residence situades in a beautiful oak tree lined street. This home was built by a builder for his young family. A minimal approach to materials has created an interior which […]

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Turner Residence by Jensen Architects

Location: Larkspur, California, US Area: 5,302 sq.ft. (+7,710 sq.ft. Decks & Terrace) Year: 2013 Awards American Architecture Award for 2015 2015 AIA CC Honor Award International Design Awards 2013 Honorable Mention Architect: Jensen Architects Project Team: Mark Jensen, Frank Merritt, Chris Kalos (project leads) Ricardo Gonzalez, Robert Pei, Kyle Belcher, Chris Chalmers Landscape Architect: Terra […]

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JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa by Matteo Thun & Partners

Architects : Matteo Thun & Partners Services provides: Masterplan, Architecture, Landscape Design  Matteo Thun Matteo Thun, architect and designer, was born in Bolzano in 1952. He studied at the Salzburg Academy with Oskar Kokoschka and at the University of Florence. After meeting Ettore Sottsass, he became a co-founder of the ‘Memphis’ group in Milan and was […]

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