20th Century Edwardian Home With A Concrete Extension

20th Century Edwardian Home With A Concrete Extension
Keeping up street-side appearances, an Australian artist’s home branches out with a modern extension. Her husband and she purchased a tumbledown turn-of-the-20th-century Edwardian, and asked Nest Architects to plan a remediation that would retain as much of the home’s original appeal as possible. The architects overhauled the rear of the residence with an open addition... 
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Refurbished Victorian Home In San Francisco

Refurbished Victorian Home In San Francisco
Jensen Architects refurbished a beautiful Victorian home in Alamo Square in San Francisco, USA. From the street, the original 1889 facade was faithfully restored; the rear facade displays a modern composition of sliding aluminum screens and glass. The current owners love Alamo Square’s historic architecture but they desired the openness and flexibility of contemporary homes.... 
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Modern Y House Protected From Urban Fuss Around

Modern Y House Protected From Urban Fuss Around
The ‘Y house’ located in Nonthaburi, Thailand, opens a dialogue with its existing context through the rhythm of building skin layering. It brings about the perception of the flow of spaces from the context to the living spaces of the house. The relationship creates enclosed spaces and environments that provide privacy, while connecting the house... 
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A Calm Retreat With A Restraint Color Palette

A Calm Retreat With A Restraint Color Palette
If you are tired of colorful designs and want something peaceful and quiet, look no further. The home of artist Caroline Walls and her partner is a study in restraint. The palette is astonishingly muted yet the house doesn’t lack personality: minimalist surroundings perfectly reflect the busy and intensely creative couple who live here. Artwork... 
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Modern House Consisting Of Brick Volumes Connected By Bridges

Modern House Consisting Of Brick Volumes Connected By Bridges
Everything from the choice of materials, the finishes and colors used, the distribution of the spaces and the way in which they interact with the surroundings adds up to a spectacular design for a house that has been recently enlarged by M Construction. The new plan is carefully organized into a series of distinct spaces... 
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An Old Winery Turned Into A House Covered With Red Mortar

An Old Winery Turned Into A House Covered With Red Mortar
Lisbon-based practice Extrastudio has converted a winery in southern Portugal into a family home by covering its walls with red-pigmented mortar, introducing light wells and adding a black-bottomed swimming pool. To maintain coherence between new and the old parts of the walls, the architects covered the building in a red-pigmented lime mortar. The application creates... 
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Modern Suburban Home With A Mirrored Staircase

Modern Suburban Home With A Mirrored Staircase
Kaleidoscope House is located in Toronto, and it was built by Paul Raff Studio. What’s so special about this home? It features a mirrored staircase that is a focal point of the house. The focal point of the home is a reflective staircase, which Paul Raff Studio designed to catch and reflect light, as well... 
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Modern Oak-Covered House With Forest Views

Modern Oak-Covered House With Forest Views
This stunning house in Poland by Kando Architects is a unique combo of natural materials and modern design. The house was supposed to be open to the nature and to correspond with it, and its stylish inner decor interacts with the oak forest, which has given an idea to use this natural material as the... 
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Modern Split Level House With Gorgeous Views

Modern Split Level House With Gorgeous Views
Nestling into the slope this split level house by Melbourne-based Technē Architecture + Interior Design sees light filled public spaces rotating off a central dark spine. Family living is bespoke, understated and stylish all the while not distracting from the beautiful bushland surrounds. The kitchen, dining room and living room seem to be united into... 
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Modern Apartment With Laconic Design And Muted Tones

Modern Apartment With Laconic Design And Muted Tones
This small apartment in Lithuania shows us how a small dwelling can be stylish and functional, yet laconic. The designers tried to retain the harmony relationship with Vilnius old town while decorating the flat. The monochrome background enhances muted colors and allows the artworks to stand out. Cold grey tones are balanced by velvet fabrics... 
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