Children drawing inspired Portuguese house

Children drawing inspired Portuguese house

Beautifully bold and unapologetically daring, it comes as no surprise to learn that the ‘House in Ourem’ project belongs to architect Filipe Saraiva and his family. Inspired by the stereotypical house shape found in childhood drawings the world over, its… Continue Reading

PRT House

PRT House

New York and Buenos Aires-based international architectural practice, Vanguarda Architects, has designed the PRT House project. Completed in 2014, the modern home is located in Altos del Sol Gated Neighbourhood, Ituzaingo, Buenos Aires, Argentina. According to the architects, Vanguarda Architects:… Continue Reading

Lakehouse in Quebec

Lakehouse in Quebec

Set within the rocky topography and steep inclines of Quebec’s Lac de la Cabane, the Estrade Residence stands tall and sleek, all wood paneling and sandy stone, with a wraparound veranda to die for. Designed in total harmony with its… Continue Reading

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