The Baleia houses

The Baleia houses

Located in the northern coast of São Paulo between a large rainforest reserve that shelters the mountains of Serra do Mar is the beach of Baleia where Brazilian firm studio Arthur Casas have developed ‘the Baleia houses’. The four dwellings… Continue Reading

Hackney townhouse

Hackney townhouse

London architect Ben Kilburn has renovated a Victorian property he owns in Hackney, transforming three separate flats into a large family home featuring a double-height library and an attic playroom. Ben Kilburn, one of the co-founders of Kilburn Nightingale Architects,… Continue Reading

House in the Lithuanian forest

House in the Lithuanian forest

Dizaino Virtuvė has designed a house for a family with two children in a Lithuanian forest that is a delightful mix of modernity and contemporaneity. The 1485-square-foot (138-square-meter) home has a white base onto which all shades of grey and… Continue Reading

Belas House, Lisbon, Portugal

Belas House, Lisbon, Portugal

Estúdio Urbano Arquitectos completed the design and development of Belas House, an imposing modern residence near Lisbon, Portugal. The house is located inside the Belas Clube de Campo, a private condominium, where topography allowed to maximize exterior areas and offer… Continue Reading

Cliffside by ARRCC

Cliffside by ARRCC

This three-story apartment situated on the water’s edge in Bantry Bay, Cape Town is composed by team of interior architects ARRCC in collaboration with Christian Nell Designs and is an excellent example of rich contemporary decor full of light and… Continue Reading

Warehouse Townhouse

Warehouse Townhouse

The Inverted Warehouse Townhouse is a spectacular addition and renovation by Dean Wolf Architects of a TriBeCa, New York loft building. Conceived as an excavation of dissipating energy, three double story volumes are voided from the center of the building.… Continue Reading

Hillside House

Hillside House

Johannesburg and Cape Town-based architectural practice, by Gass Architecture Studios, has designed the Hillside House project. Completed in 2013, the luxury family home is located in Stellenbosch, South Africa. According to the architects: “Situated on the slopes of the Helderberg… Continue Reading

Paço de Vitorino

Paço de Vitorino

Portuguese studio PROD has converted this 18th-century house and stables in northern Portugal into a 15-bedroom hotel, adding an elevated wooden bridge and a vaulted roof to the kitchen. The Paço de Vitorino estate comprises a three-storey residence on the… Continue Reading