Casa Xixim by Specht Architects

Casa Xixim by Specht Architects

Casa Xixim serves as a fully rentable guesthouse for large groups. It was squeezed onto a thin site by New York studio Specht Architects, which created a contemporary architectural aesthetic with white walls, timber panels and local stone. Bedrooms at… Continue Reading

Green Screen House

Green Screen House

The best type of design is that one which is both functional and aesthetically pleasing and the greatest designers manage to implement both of these features. Saitama, Japan based Hideo Kumaki Architect Office designed this amazing house with a green… Continue Reading

The Olion villa in Thassos

The Olion villa in Thassos

This refreshing house is located in an olive grove where trees have been planted since the beginning of the 16th century. It has a wonderful terrace that invites residents and guests to relax and enjoy its facilities, with outdoor furniture… Continue Reading

Gothic Revival

Gothic Revival

This “conversion” in Melbourne’s inner-city suburb of Collingwood is just a little bit different. It’s a church juxtaposition, a “house/church symbiosis”, a church and courtyard house Siamese twin configuration, a conversion without converting. The real estate listing calls it “Gothic… Continue Reading

Sculptural House

Sculptural House

This house, that’s currently for sale and has been designed by architect Wallace Cunningham, overlooks the ocean in Carmel, California. A path with retaining walls and landscaping leads down to the front entrance of the home, where you’re greeted by… Continue Reading

Jardin Del Sol Residence

Jardin Del Sol Residence

When Corona y P. Amaral Arquitectos completed this contemporary beach house in 2005, it didn’t take long to mellow into its exotic surroundings. The Jardin Del Sol Residence in Tenerife of the Canary Islands, Spain, boasts an all-encompassing presence atop… Continue Reading

Burkehill House

Burkehill House

Sometimes moving home is not an option, especially if you live in a fantastic area and have some great people around you. Kallweit Graham Architecture designed the renovation of this existing property into a stunning contemporary home in Vancouver, Canada.… Continue Reading