Menlo Oaks 2 by Ana Williamson Architect

By : Dennis Franklin | 26 May 2016 6:10 am | Homes

Menlo Oaks 2 is a contemporary extension of an Eichler house from the 1960s and it is located in Menlo Park, California with a design created by the architect Ana Williamson. The house is under a canopy of oak trees and was acquired by the current owner ten years ago and since he deeply loved the modern simplicity of the original structure he was reluctant to add anything new to it until now. The project was created with the aid…


Apartment “H” by Re-Act Now

By : Dennis Franklin | 23 May 2016 6:07 am | Homes

Located on the coast of the Black Sea in the city of Constanta, Romania, this apartment is the work of the Re-Act Now studio and it features an immaculate white home with transparent colored partitions to give it a stunning effect and change of ambiance. Called simply Apartment “H”, it features a modern design, even futuristic due to its highly original illumination, and apart from being a comfortable home could probably also be a perfect place for a party. The…

Bachelor Pad 63 by D|C Interior Design

By : Dennis Franklin | 23 May 2016 6:04 am | Apartments

The designer Dillon Chen of D|C Interior Design renovated this four bedroom apartment located in Taipei, Taiwan and transformed it into a modern, spacious and bright bachelor pad, and thus it was properly named Bachelor Pad 63. Located on the 6th floor in a building that has 15 floors, the 2200 square feet apartment became a single room once two of the brick walls which were separating the kitchen, the living room and the office got removed. The new space…


Algae green loop Proposal by Influx Studio

By : Mark V | 20 May 2016 5:54 am | Skyscrapers

This is an amazing design proposal for the algae retrofitting of the Marina City Towers that are located in Chicago, Illinois, US. The design was made by the Paris-based architecture office Influx_studio which dubbed this design proposal as the “Algae Green Loop Tower”. It is a very interesting proposal since it exploits the utility of urban decarbonization by inserting loops of bioreactors on the towers, making use of the CO2 absorbing capabilities of this material. The algae technology is quite…

OZ Residence by Swatt Miers Architects

By : Mark V | 20 May 2016 5:50 am | Homes

The Silicon Valley in California received another piece of architecture that is worthy of admiration with the aid of Swatt Miers Architects who designed this house called OZ Residence. Due to the location and climate the design presents open architecture, along with plenty of natural materials to give a sense of connection with the environment that surrounds it. The gardens and vegetation were also designed and chosen to blend in with the house by the landscape architect Ron Herman. According…

Oriental Warehouse Loft by Edmonds & Lee

By : Dennis Franklin | 17 May 2016 5:41 am | Apartments

The Oriental Warehouse Loft is located in the South Beach neighborhood of San Francisco and was named thus because it occupies a former warehouse which was reconfigured by the local Edmonds & Lee architectural practice from an industrial structure into a vibrant and modern residential project. The spaces inside are connected all the time with the aid of glass so that there is a glass wall in the bathroom and glass railings on the mezzanine offering a direct visual link…

Mohnani Duplex Penthouse by ZZ Architects

By : Mark V | 17 May 2016 5:36 am | Apartments, Interiors

The firm of ZZ Architects in Mumbai, India designed the Mohnani Duplex Penthouse project in their city of residence. Sumptuous, modern and stylish the house has everything and each room is decorated in a specific style and manner offering variety and inspiration. The living room has a glass dome as a ceiling offering extra light and together with the glass panels increasing the space and view. There is also a water fountain traversing it, along with a line of maroon…

National Trade Building by Studio Marco Piva

By : Dennis Franklin | 14 May 2016 5:24 am | Other

The National Trade Building in the city of Harbin, China was designed by the Studio Marco Piva and it is comprised of four towers connected together which host a hotel and three residential buildings acting as a landmark in the area and as a symbol of the growth of the region. The city has a harsh climate with very cold winters and temperate summers so the designers created a structure that reduces the energy consumption and retains heat. The advanced…

Luxury Wairau Valley property in New Zealand

By : Mark V | 11 May 2016 5:23 am | Homes

Located in Wairau Valley near the Wairau River in Rapaura, New Zealand, this project was designed by the design firm of Parsonson Architects Ltd. The house is designed with specific purposes in mind for each of the rooms, thus some of them tend to isolate the exterior and just offer more privacy to the inhabitants, whereas others offer plenty of glass and retractable doors to communicate as much as possible with the surrounding nature. The design is contemporary and uses…

Apartment Saksaganskoho by Rina Lovko

By : Dennis Franklin | 11 May 2016 5:18 am | Apartments

The designed Rina Lovko created the Apartment Saksaganskoho in Kiev, Ukraine with a colorful interior that offers rich and elegant details. The project spreads over a surface of 120 square meters and is on the fourth floor of a new house in the historical part of the city. Completed in 2013, the designer worked with the creative team and added a dressing in the main bedroom, highlighted the personal bathroom and extended the guests’ restroom to increase the overall functionality…

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