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Coastal home in Australia showcases rammed earth and timber

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This modern coastal home was designed by architectural studio Robson Rak Architects, located in a seaside region of Victoria, Australia. The property is located near the beach, yet does not have any views that frames the ocean. The interesting site the residence is nestled on slopes from north to south, consisting of layers of limestone shelves and […]



1930s Californian bungalow in Sydney gets a brilliant transformation

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A 1930s Californian Bungalow was renovated by Architect Prineas, located in Lane Cove, a suburb on the Lower North Shore of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The scope of the project involved a reconfiguration of the existing dwelling, creating expansive living spaces with an open plan kitchen and dining area—all connected to the garden. A rear […]

Livable modern home in Washington with expansive prairie views

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Coates Design Architects was tasked with building a livable modern home that is budget-minded and respects its rural environment in Yelm, Washington. The neighborhood surrounding this property is comprised of traditional, country-style homes. The architects designed this residence with a contemporary take on a country home: using a combination of simple, cost-effective methods to create a warm […]

Cozy urban retreat designed to maximize Olympic mountain views

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This deliciously designed urban retreat was commissioned by DeForest Architects, located in Seattle, Washington. The residence was designed to maximize views of the Sound and Olympic Mountains. Another central focus of the design was create art gallery walls to highlight the homeowner’s extensive collection of Northwest Art. The architects conceived a dramatic central staircase comprised of steel and glass. […]

Imposing concrete, glass and steel residence in South Africa

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This sumptuous modern residence was designed by architects Nico Van Der Meulen Architects, located in a nature preserve in the affluent town of Bedfordview, in Gauteng, South Africa. The scope of this project entailed creating a family home consisting of 11,840 square feet (1100 square meters) of living space, with spacious entertaining areas and a indoor-outdoor […]

Architecturally striking two-story modern dwelling in Brazil

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This striking private modern residence was designed by Spagnuolo Architecture, located in the city of Londrina, in the state of Paraná, South Region, Brazil. This brilliantly designed home is infused with luxury from top to bottom. It’s L-shaped plan focuses on solar orientation to maximize energy efficiency. An outdoor deck integrates social and private areas and creates a […]

Loft-like modern treehouse features luminous interiors in LA

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The home of a Hollywood writer and his family, this mid-century inspired dwelling was designed by Abramson Teiger Architects, located in Los Angeles, California. Consisting of 6,000 square feet, this pad serves as both a place for the writer to be creatively inspired and as a playful refuge for his wife and children. The site of this […]

An extraordinary treetop dwelling with a sculptural staircase in LA

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This fabulous contemporary treetop dwelling has been designed by architectural studio Belzberg Architects, located in Los Angeles, California. Comprised of 13,900 square feet of living space, this spacious home is spread out over three levels. The exterior facade was designed to seamlessly integrate with the surrounding landscape. Constructed along a natural ridgeline, the long and narrow […]

Minimalist haven maximizes waterfront views on Long Island Sound

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This minimalist waterfront home was designed by Sellars Lathrop Architects, located in a deep cove off Long Island Sound, in Fairfield County, Connecticut. The property is nestled at the end of a peninsula, offering southern exposure and panoramic views of the water. This is a very desirable area for canoeing, kayaking and boating, which the owners can […]