Casa de Cocinas

Casa de Cocinas

In the historic colonial town of San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, this new addition and renovation of Casa de Cocinas has been transformed by San Francisco-based design studio House + House Architects. Three non-descript properties have been converted into a… Continue Reading

House Plot 75

House Plot 75

Amsterdam-based architectural practice, Office Winhov, has designed the House plot 75 project. Completed in 2013, the contemporary family home is located on Rieteiland, an island in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Architects description: “Kleine Rieteiland is an island located south of IJburg… 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

Renovated concrete bungalow

Renovated concrete bungalow

American architect Craig McMahon has renovated and expanded a residence on a compact lot in San Antonio, Texas, to comfortably accommodate his family of three. The 2,200-square-foot (204-square-metre) House 334 is situated in the residential area of Alamo Heights, within… Continue Reading

Chic Polish Residence

Chic Polish Residence

Metaforma Architects completed the design of a modern residence in Poland that displays an interesting geometry. The body of the building consists of two intersecting cubes. The living area is located in the larger one, while the garage and the… Continue Reading

Beachfront cottage in Denmark

Beachfront cottage in Denmark

Several dozen cottages line a beach on the northeast coast of Funen, Denmark’s central island. Among them is this tiny house with roughly 16 m2 (172 ft2) on the ground floor, plus a sleeping loft. The floor plan is almost… Continue Reading

House for Trees

House for Trees

Vo Trong Nghia Architects has completed the latest in its House for Trees series – a property in Ho Chi Minh City featuring gardens set on top of multiple stacked levels that are visible through openings in the concrete walls.… Continue Reading