Small old cottage in Sweden

Small old cottage in Sweden

This old-time summer cottage shares a small island with less than a dozen other cottages. The island is in Karlholm bay on the Baltic Sea, a couple hours drive north of Stockholm. The small cottage dates from 1930, and originally… Continue Reading

Deep Point Road House

Deep Point Road House

New York based BFDO Architects completed Deep Point Road House, a renovation and extension of a 1950s ranch located in Montross, Virginia, USA. According to the architects, the updated house needed to take advantage of its beautiful surroundings, defined mainly… Continue Reading

The Apartment House

The Apartment House

The Apartment House is a three story modern home with an amazing indoor pool, the vision of Singapore-based studio Formwerkz Architects, located in Singapore. The 10,764 square foot (1,000 square meters) project was completed in 2009, with the scale and… Continue Reading

Pyramid House

Pyramid House

VOID Architecture completed the development of Pyramid House, a charming residence exhibiting clean, contemporary lines. The project is located in Sysmä, Finland, and comes with a total surface of 125 square meters (1,345 square feet). “The house, built on a… Continue Reading

Tree House Near Cape Town

Tree House Near Cape Town

The Cape Town-based architectural firm has created a contemporary tree house that, once we’re inside, makes us feel like we’re right at home. The structure, itself located in Cape Town, South Africa, is composed of four cylindrical wooden towers elevated… Continue Reading

Shigeru Ban’s Terrace House

Shigeru Ban's Terrace House

These new images offer a glimpse inside Japanese architect Shigeru Ban’s Terrace House for Vancouver, set to become the tallest hybrid timber structure in the world once complete. Ban’s residential tower is expected to reach 71 metres at its tip… Continue Reading

Cob Cottage

Cob Cottage

Cob is an age-old method of building that can be used to create very unique organically-shaped structures. This particular example, called the Cob Cottage, is situated on Mayne Island, a quiet and laid-back locale in the Gulf Islands of British… Continue Reading

Jade Villa in Greece

Jade Villa in Greece

Tucked away just above a small, enchanting bay on the southern coast of Paros, Greece, Jade Villa is a property of extraordinary elegance that appears as an astonishing structure surrounded by a vivacious garden of Mediterranean vegetation such as olive… Continue Reading

Northcote Solar Home

Northcote Solar Home

The Northcote Solar Home in Melbourne combines high-level environmentally sustainable design with a striking roofscape, contemporary finish, flexibility and a focus on outdoors and family. The client, a family of four, had a brief to create a sustainable home that… Continue Reading

LA House by Elias Rizo

LA House by Elias Rizo

Guadalajara-based architectural practice, Elías Rizo Arquitectos, has designed the LA House project. Completed in 2014, this contemporary home is located in Mexico. Breaking with the norm established by all the houses in the vicinity, LA House recedes a considerable distance… Continue Reading