Gambel Oaks Ranch by CCY Architects

Location: Eagle County, Colorado, USA Project Size: 5,897 SF Residence, 755 SF Garage, 40 Acres Year: 2014 Awards U.S. Green Building Council | LEED Gold AIA Colorado | Award of Excellence AIA Colorado West | Citation Award Architecture and Interior Architecture: CCY Architects Interior Finishes and Furnishings: Jill Soffer Design Photography: © Art Gray Photography Located on broad sweeping […]

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Ranch House by The Archers

Location: Beverly Hills, California, USA Year: 2016 Architects: The Archers A rambling fifties ranch house within a canyon setting was extensively remodeled in the nineteen eighties, with unfortunate results. In lieu of restoration, which seemed implausible, we opted to keep the Beverly Hills ‘ranch’ vernacular but translate it through modernism. We looked to Eero Saarinen’s […]

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Reception Pavilion by Otto Felix

Location: Sao paulo/SP, Brazil Area: 75 m² Designer: Otto Felix Team: Tici Andriani, Vic calil Interior design: Tici Andriani Landscaping: Daniel Nunes Lighting: Otto Felix / Vertz All images courtesy of Studio Otto Felix   Studio Otto Felix Born February 1980, Otto Felix is regarded a reflection of the decade famous as the information age. He started […]

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Casa Pomarino by Studio Sommet SRL

Location: Urubo, Rio Sierra, Santa Cruz, Bolivia Area: 477, 80 m2 Year: 2018 Architects: Studio Sommet SRL Photography: © Leonardo Finotti All images courtesy of  Studio Sommet SRL   Studio Sommet SRL CONTACT Edificio Montpellier, B. Las Palmas, Av. Iberica C. 3 Oeste Telf.: (591 3) 359 5862 Fax: (591 3) 359 5863 VISIT Studio Sommet […]

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Boneo House by John Wardle Architects

Location: Boneo, Victoria, Australia Site Area: 65 acres Floor Area: 380 sqm New Build 300 sqm Renovation Year: 2017 Sustainability: 6 Star (Residential) Awards Award for Interior Architecture, AIA Victoria 2018 Award for Residential Architecture (Alterations & Additions), AIA Victoria 2018 Habitus House of the Year 2018 Architects: John Wardle Architects Project Team: John Wardle, Diego Bekinschtein, Andrew Wong, Danielle Peck, […]

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Bartram Residence by Mountford Architects

Program: New Home, Pool, New Gardens, Environmental Systems Location: Southwest, Western Australia Floor area: 420 sqm Site area: 9150 sqm Year: 2018 Architects: Mountford Architects Team: Ben Mountford, Mark Petley, Carlson Jean Charles, Sarah Henneveld Photography: Stephen Nicholls Photography and Jody Darcy The home was commissioned by a florist and an engineer. Sited near bushland […]

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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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Dry Creek Pool House by Ro Rockett Design

Program: Pool House and Landscape Location: Geyserville, California, USA Size: 300 sf Architects: Ro Rockett Design Team: Zac Rockett, Jason Ro, Matt Granelli General Contractor: JMH John Hallengren Structural Engineer: Bill Lynch Berkeley Structural Design Civil Engineer: Kelder Engineering Photography: © Adam Rouse Anchored by an inventive reuse of local materials on a constrained lot in a beautiful Sonoma County landscape, this project started […]

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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 […]

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Lantern House Waiheke by Herbst Architects

Location: Auckland, New Zealand Year: 2018 Awards NZIA Auckland Architecture Award 2018 HOME magazine home of the year best interior 2018 Architects: Herbst Architects Photography: © Jackie Meiring The brief was for a primary residence for a couple without children with provision for occasionally used guest accommodation for friends visiting from overseas. The site as presented […]

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Z House by Ronnie Alroy Architects

Location: Tel Aviv, Israel Area:  450 m2 Year: 2017 Architects: Ronnie Alroy Architects Photography: © Amit Geron A private house in a beautiful rural surrounding. A 4k plot defined the project as a park with a house within. The house contains only 450 sqm of ground floor in a Z shape which creates front and back yards. The landscaping is […]

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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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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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Horizon House by Hill Thalis Architecture + Urban Projects

  Location: Lilyfield, New South Wales, Australia Award Shortlisted for Habitus House of the Year 2018 Architects: Hill Thalis Architecture + Urban Projects Hill Thalis Team: Philip Thalis, Laura Harding Photography: © Brett Boardman The Horizon House is located on a dramatic coastal headland. The property is a working cattle farm – and is characterized by its extraordinary scenic […]

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Peconic House by Studio Mapos

Location: Hampton Bays, New York, US Size: 4,000 Sq ft Year: 2016 Architecture, interior design, lighting: Studio Mapos Landscape design: John Beitel Photography: © Michael Moran After successfully completing the New York offices for a family-owned French global beauty brand, Mapos was asked to design a family retreat for the founders on a stunning 5-acre waterfront […]

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Truly Open Eichler House by Klopf Architecture

Location: Palo Alto, California, US Year: 2014 Architects: Klopf Architecture Project Team: John Klopf, AIA, Geoff Campen, and Angela Todorova Landscape Architect: Arterra Landscape Architects Structural Engineer: Brian Dotson Consulting Engineers Contractor: Flegels Construction Photography ©2014 Mariko Reed Klopf Architecture, Arterra Landscape Architects, and Flegels Construction updated a classic Eichler open, indoor-outdoor home. Expanding on the […]

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Jones Residence by A-I-R Architects

PROGRAM Single-family residential remodel and addition Location: Phoenix, Arizona, US Year: 2016 Architects: A-I-R Architects Photography: © Bill Timmerman All images courtesy of A-I-R Architects | © Bill Timmerman A-I-R Architects Founded in 2001 by Architect and Principal Darren Petrucci, Architecture – Infrastructure – Research, Inc. is an architecture and urban design firm focused on translating advanced research methods […]

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Casa 2G by S-AR stación-ARquitectura

Location: San Pedro Garza García, Nuevo León, México Area: 360 m² Year: 2011 Architects: S-AR stación-ARquitectura  Photography: © Ana Cecilia Garza Villarreal All images courtesy of S-AR stación-ARquitectura  © Ana Cecilia Garza Villarreal   plans S-AR stación-ARquitectura CONTACT nfo@stacion-arquitectura.com VISIT S-AR stación-ARquitectura   

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Sunswept Drive by Bestor Architecture

Location: Studio City, Los Angeles, California, US Year: 2016 Architects: Bestor Architecture Interior design: DISC Interiors Landscape design: Elysian Landscapes Photography: © Laure Joliet Built on a breathtaking location in the hills of Los Angeles, this 1940’s ranch style house originally was a warren of small rooms. Bestor Architecture re-imagined and reorganized the house, transforming […]

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Lima Residence by Abramson Teiger Architects

  Location: Calabasas, California, US Size: 4,500 sq ft Year: 2008 Architects: Abramson Teiger Architects Landscape Architect: Monika Valtchev Landscape Design Photography: © Jim Bartsch The central focus of the design on this Calabasas home was to accentuate the outstanding views of the canyon beyond. In contrast to the rolling green hills, the home is structured with clean […]

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Windward House by Alison Brooks Architects

Location: Gloucestershire, South West England, United Kingdom Size: 432 m² Year: 2012   Architects: Alison Brooks Architects Photography: © Paul Riddle Positioned on the highest point in Gloucestershire overlooking the Wye Valley, this new house and landscape is conceived as a “gallery with people living in it”, showcasing an extensive collection of African Tribal Art. Windward House was a late-Georgian […]

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C3 House by Studio Barclay & Crousse

Location:  Marina Lancheros, Ancon, Peru Built surface:  547 m2 Year:  2017 Design Team: Sandra Barclay and Jean Pierre Crousse Project Team: E. Zambrano, B. Ruiz Photography: © C. Palma The house is conceived as a soil extrusion rather than an object in landscape.  Framing views is not a priority, but the creation of a microcosm that allows […]

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Cabbage Tree House by Peter Stutchbury Architecture

Location: Bayview, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Year: 2017 AWARDS 2018 The Wilkinson Award for Residential Architecture – AIA NSW 2018 Commendation for Sustainable Architecture – AIA NSW Architects: Peter Stutchbury Architecture Project architect: Emma Trask Photography © Michael Nicholson   All images courtesy of Peter Stutchbury Architecture © Michael Nicholson   Peter Stutchbury Architecture Peter Stutchbury Architecture is an […]

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J House by Nabil Gholam Architects

Location: Bois De Boulogne, Lebanon Year: 2014 Architects: Nabil Gholam Architects Structural Design: Serhal Consulting Office Electro-mechanical Design: Pierre Dammous & Partners Landscape Architecture: Vladimir Djurovic Landscape  Photography: Joe Kesrouani, Richard Saad The house tells the story of psychological resilience and architectural defiance. A sort of Pandora box turned into a pearl inside a sea […]

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Casa OF by Studio Otto Felix

Location: Sousas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil Built Area: 420 m² Total Area: 1290 m² Year: 2016 Architect: Studio Otto Felix Designer: Otto Felix Co-Designer: Philip Alder Interior Design: Tici Andriani e Vic Calil Landscape Designer: Danil Nunes Pool: Genesis Ecossistemas Lighting: Otto Felix and vertz Photography: © Denilson Machado – MCA Estudio All images courtesy of Studio Otto […]

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Cloud House by Akin Atelier

Location: Bondi Beach, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Area: 190 sqm Year: 2018 Architect: Akin Atelier Interior Design: Kelvin Ho Landscape Designer: Dangar Barin Smith Photography: © Murray Fredericks Cloud House is a private home located at Bondi Beach. The concept was to maximise the opportunity for light to interact with the surfaces of the house, like the facets of a cloud. Cloud […]

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Sandy Bay House by Taylor and Hinds Architects

Location: Tasmania, Australia Year: 2017 Architects: Taylor and Hinds Architects Builder: 2H Pty Ltd. Engineer: JSA Consulting Engineers Landscape: Playstreet Urban Design Photography: © Jordan Davis   This project seeks to understand the ways in which a house can act to mediate and orchestrate an encounter with a powerful view. Recalling earlier experiences of landscapes, and […]

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Buena Vista Residence by George Bradley | architecture + design

Location: San Francisco, California, USA Gross Floor Area: 280 m2 Year: 2014 Architects: George Bradley | architecture + design Design team: George Bradley | architecture + design Photography © Nic Lehoux, Sharon Risedorph All images courtesy of gb | architecture + design | © Nic Lehoux, Sharon Risedorph   George Bradley | architecture + design Established […]

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Nader Residence by Bestor Architecture

Location: Los Angeles, California, USA Year: 2016 Architects: Bestor Architecture Interiors: Carter Design Photography: © Trevor Tondro Bestor Architecture renovated a modern ranch house from the 1960’s into a contemporary, open plan house for a busy producer and her son. The original roof was uncovered and the flow was reorganized to take advantage of the […]

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River’s Edge House by Stuart Tanner Architects

Location: Battery Point, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia Site area: 678 m2 Building area: 198 m2 Year: 2016 Awards 2016 HIA Tasmanian House of the Year 2017 AIA Tasmanian Chapter Award Residential Houses – New Architects: Stuart Tanner Architects Builder: Cordwell Lane Builders Engineer: Gandy and Roberts Consulting Engineers Lighting: Casa Monde Lighting Specialists, Stuart Tanner Photography: © […]

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Barwon Heads House by Lovell Burton Architecture

Location: Barwon Heads, Victoria, Australia Area: 300 Sqm Year: 2017 Architects: Lovell Burton Architecture Photography: © Rory Gardiner Builder: Project Group Structural Engineer: Meyer Consulting ESD Consultant: Ark Resources Planting: Sophie Maclean Selected furniture from Luke Furniture Nestled within swaths of Moonah and tea tree is a new home for a professional couple seeking a seaside […]

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Bellevue Hill House IV by Popov Bass Architects

Location: Bellevue Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Built area: 500 m² Year: 2017 Architects: Popov Bass Architects Project Team: Farnam Ghazizadeh, Brian Bass, Paul Brace, Allison Hair, Anthony Zonaga, Alex Popov Landscape: Myles Baldwin Design Photography © Michael Nicholson All images courtesy of Popov Bass Architects | © Michael Nicholson   Popov Bass Architects […]

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Riverhouse Residence by [STRANG] Architecture

Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA Year: 2017 Architects: [STRANG] Architecture Interior Design: Margaret Marquez Interiors Photography: © Claudia Uribe Located along the New River in Fort Lauderdale, this low-slung residence maximizes its surrounding views of a tropically-landscaped yard, active riverway and ecological park. Similar to Strang’s designs for LakeHouse and Mountain Lake Residences, the home uses […]

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Tiburon Bay View Residence by Walker Warner Architects

Location: Tiburon Peninsula, California, USA Year: 2017 Architects: Walker Warner Architects Project Team: John Davis, Brian Friel, Anne Griffes, Anja Hämäläinen, Klara Kevane, Brian Lang, Brooks Walker Interiors: NICOLEHOLLIS Landscape: SCDA and Strata Landscape Architecture  Builder: Van Acker Construction Photography: © Laure Joliet Nestled on an east facing bluff of the Tiburon Peninsula, the Tiburon Bay View […]

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FL House by Jacobsen Arquitetura

Location: Bragança Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil Total area: 3.350,00 m² Built area: 815,00m² Year: 2017 Architects: Jacobsen Arquitetura Team: Paulo Jacobsen, Bernardo Jacobsen, Edgar Murata, Marcelo Vessoni, Marcela Siniauskas, Frederico Escobar, Pedro Ramos, Natália Tieri Interior: Marcela Ernani Arquitetura Landscape: Jardim Paulistano Photography © Fernando Guerra|FG+SG Based on a study of the terrain, we identified two striking visuals: the […]

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Hidden Vallery Desert House by Wendell Burnette Architects 

Location: Cave Creek, Arizona, USA Area: 290 m2 Architects: Wendell Burnette Architects Project team: Wendell Burnette , Qianyi Ye , Austin Nikkel, Rebecca Gillogly Interior design: Wendell Burnette Architects Photography © Bill Timmerman This small humble house sited on a south-facing desert slope extends a prominent flow of pinkish-red schist-shale into a simple elevated plinth that parallels the contours of […]

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B&B Residence by Hogg and Lamb Architects

Location: Paddington, Queensland, Australia Area: 350 m2 Year: 2017 Architects: Hogg and Lamb Architects Project team: Michael Hogg, Greg Lamb Landscape Architects: LARC Collective Photography © Christopher Frederick Jones/CFJPhotography This project re-invigorates the life of an existing Queenslander cottage in inner city Paddington.  A new extension is carefully considered to mitigate the issues of a steep site and overlooking neighbours, […]

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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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Glass Wall House | Klopf Architecture

Location: San Mateo, California, US Year : 2016 Architects: Klopf Architecture Project Team: John Klopf, AIA, Klara Kevane, and Yegvenia Torres-Zavala Landscape Architect: Arterra Landscape Architects Contractor: Henry Calvert of Calvert Ventures Photography © Mariko Reed Klopf Architecture, Arterra Landscape Architects and Henry Calvert of Calvert Ventures Designed and built a new warm, modern, Eichler-inspired, open, […]

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Cascading Courts by HYLA Architects

Type: 2 storey semi-detached house with attic Location: Faber Drive, Singapore Site Area: 409 m2 Gross Floor Area: 568 m2 Year: 2017 Architect: HYLA Architects Principal Architect: Mr Han Loke Kwang Assistant Architects: Navin Rungsmai, Amanda Goh, Thomas Ong Main Contractor: : Praxis Contractors Pte Ltd Structural Engineer: GNG Consultants Pte Ltd Photographer: Derek Swalwell A series of cascading […]

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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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House Of Secret Gardens by Spasm Design

Location: Ahmedabad, India Year: 2018 Architects: Spasm Design Architects Lead Architects: Sangeeta Merchant, Gauri Satam, Divyesh Kargathra, Vijjisha Kakka, Mansoor Kudalkar and Sanjeev Panjabi Photographs: Umang Shah, Photographix , Edmund Sumner This cruciform shaped house was evolved to house a family of six. The plot is located at Bopal(Ahmedabad)in a gated community at the end of the internal access road. The principal […]

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Olive House, Mediterian Garden by LOG-URBIS

Program: Mediterian Garden Location: Stara Novalja, Island of Pag, Croatia Site area: 2162 m2 Year: 2014 Architects: LOG-URBIS    Project team: Tea Horvat, Radovan Šobat, Darija Breitenberger Photography: © Robert Leš All images courtesy of Log-urbis | © Robert Leš   LOG-URBIS Log-urbis is a built environment design practice that integrates urban planning and design, architecture, landscape, […]

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Soho House by Log-urbis

Program: Family house Location: Šestine, Zagreb, Croatia Site area: 934 m2 Gross floor area: 217 m2 Year: 2004   Architects: Log-urbis Project team: Tea Horvat, Radovan Šobat Photography: © Robert Leš All images courtesy of Log-urbis | © Robert Leš PLANS   Log-urbis Log-urbis is a built environment design practice that integrates urban planning and design, […]

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House. Koller by Architect Prineas

Location: Earlwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Year: 2014 Architects: Architect Prineas Photography © Chris Warnes ‘House. Koller’ is a renovation and extension for a Swiss couple and their two children. For them, the choice of timber was a nostalgic one. The new timber pavilion plays with traditional Swiss building methods. It serves as a little reminder of the […]

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Park Orchards by Pleysier Perkins Architects

Location: Park Orchards, Victoria, Australia Year: 2014 Architects: Pleysier Perkins Architects Builder: Spence Thomson Photography: © Brendan Finn This large L-shaped house wraps an existing pool and features rammed earth with contrasting dark coloured walls. Extensive glazing opens the interior to the terrace and maximizes the sweeping rural views. A dramatic central hall, fully glazed at […]

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