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Peribere Residence by Max Strang Architecture

By : Dennis Franklin | 4 Nov 2014 7:55 pm | Homes

The Peribere Residence was designed in 2013 by the practice of Max Strang Architecture and it features a contemporary design with minimalist features and a great view toward the Miami skyline and Port from the Biscayne Bay area. The residence stands as a monolithic white structure with aluminum sun louvers to protect the inhabitants from the hot climate of the region and there is a large sliding glass opening to give access to the covered terrace with swimming pool. The…

Cove 3 House by SAOTA and Antoni Associates

By : Dennis Franklin | 4 Nov 2014 1:00 am | Featured, Homes

The Cove 3 House is a family home located in Knysna, South Africa and it was designed by the practice of Sfetan Antoni Olmesdahl Truen Architects in collaboration with Antoni Associates. The clients wanted a residence which would at first be used as a vacation home but later would become their main abode. The house is in the Cove development offering a great view toward the east and south as well as a sloping site to the south east. The…

Taide House by Rui Vieira Oliveira

By : Dennis Franklin | 3 Nov 2014 8:07 pm | Homes

The Taide House located in the small village of Povoa de Lanhoso, Portugal was designed in 2014 by the architect Rui Vieira Oliveira as a restoration of an old residence that had the typical features of local aesthetic. The owner wanted a simple home which would maintain the legacy of the original structure but the designers proposed something that would do this while also moving forward. The surrounding terrain was somewhat of an amphitheater for the structure and thus the…

Maison L2 by Vincent Coste

By : Dennis Franklin | 1 Nov 2014 5:50 pm | Homes

The architect Vincent Coste designed the Maison L2 in 2013 and it is located in Saint-Tropez, France with a geometry that began from the problem of developing the outdoor spaces so that they would change the perception of the volumes of a structure. The designers created a steel structure with wood covering it and it acts as air traffic across the house with a horizontal façade that integrates with the landscape while also offering a better presence into the setting.…

Hudson/Panos Residence by Swatt | Miers Architects

By : Dennis Franklin | 30 Oct 2014 12:59 am | Homes

The Hudson/Panos Residence is a vacation home located in Healdsburg, California and it was designed by the practice of Swatt | Miers Architects on a nine acre site that offers an overview of the Dry Creek Valley. The house follows the clear design choices of the practice which we have formerly seen in the ARA Residence (here) to ensure a contemporary and highly comfortable setting. The vacation home is inhabited by a young family with two children and the layout…

Rock Copper Glass by cdrg+RedTeam

By : Dennis Franklin | 29 Oct 2014 7:34 pm | Homes

The Rock Copper Glass is a rustic residential project remodeled by the architectural practice of cdrg+Red Team (Canadian Disaster Restoration Group) and it is a mountainous region of Canada. Spreading over a surface of 5500 square feet, the designers wanted to evoke the comfort and rustic elements present in a mountain retreat while also integrating the contemporary touches. There is a large amount of natural stone inside with BC fir and raw metal to ensure the wanted setting and this…

Tula House by Patkau Architects

By : Dennis Franklin | 28 Oct 2014 5:17 pm | Homes

The Tula House is a private residence designed by the practice of Patkau Architects in 2012 and it is located on Quadra Island in British Columbia, Canada at the edge of a cliff with a splendid view of the Pacific Ocean. The irregular site with basalt hills provide a view toward the mountain ranges of the mainland as well and the house gives access to a beach below it. The spatial layout of the house and its geometry want to…

166 The Kingsway

By : Dennis Franklin | 28 Oct 2014 12:00 pm | Homes

The 166 Kingsway project is a residential project located close to Toronto in Etobicoke, Ontario, Canada and it features a modern aesthetic with five bedrooms, five bathrooms and a landscaped exterior. The house is currently on sale for the price of 2.4 million dollars and it spreads over a surface of almost 4000 square feet with three floors if you consider the basement. The color palette is predominantly black and white with several red touches to bring elegance and diversity…

Casa MM by Elias Rizo Arquitectos

By : Dennis Franklin | 27 Oct 2014 6:57 pm | Homes

The Casa MM is a residential project located in Tapalpa, Mexico and it was designed by the practice of Elias Rizo Arquitectos with two main structures to serve as homes for two brothers. The buildings have a similar architectural style and the owners wanted the entrance to the home to be “an experience” with the entrance modules arranged around open courtyards to allow natural light inside. The spaces at the entrance are the mud room, the garage, service quarters and…

ARA Residence by Swatt | Miers Architects

By : Dennis Franklin | 27 Oct 2014 1:15 pm | Homes

The ARA Residence located in Atherton, California was designed by the practice of Swatt | Miers Architects in a setting with a lot of large oak, pine, cedar, walnut and birch trees as well as hedges that ensure the complete privacy of the inhabitants of the contemporary home. The designers explain that the first part of their creative process was to set the building on an angle of 30 degrees of the lot’s grid so that diagonal vistas could be…

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