Modern And Stylish Home Embracing The Surroundings

With LEED-certified sustainability on the top of their list, a couple sets the bar for their new Los Angeles home. The house by Fleetwood Fernandez Architects embraces its surroundings. A landscape of native grasses designed by GSLA Studio complements the raw textures of the concrete front facade. The house was designed as a long, linear... 
MORE PICTURES

Modern Dark Penthouse With Steel Beam Structures

Ukraine-based Alex Obraztsov completed the design of a contemporary penthouse in Kiev’s city center. Discovered on site, the original arch roofing system was exposed and adds function to the space — aside from extending the living areas, it works as a space divider as well. The steel beam structures complement the plywood panels for a... 
MORE PICTURES

Spacious Modern Home With A Natural Feel

This light-filled home with a natural feel is located in Kiev, Ukraine and was designed by Nelly Prodan Studio. Using off-whites, warm woods, and black accents, the house evokes a cozy modern space the couple desired. Working with Ukrainian craftsmen, most of the interior is custom-made. Double-height ceilings in the main living area are lit... 
MORE PICTURES

Concrete Modern House Made Of Several Stacked Volumes

Angela Tsementzis’ Concrete House is perched on a slope within the quiet and leafy location. Tsementzis envisioned a structure, which would keep the surrounding nature in full focus, designing out any decorative elements that would pull attention away from the building’s natural context. The result was a series of minimal, streamlined stacked volumes, featuring large... 
MORE PICTURES

Adorable Modern House With A Central Courtyard

The Eaglemont House is a custom designed residence, by InForm, with a picturesque facade thanks to multiple single-pitch roof forms. Located in Eaglemont, Victoria, Australia, the house wraps around a central courtyard that offers privacy to its swimming pool. The pitched roof forms slant in opposite directions as a way to control how much light... 
MORE PICTURES

Studhorse Residence Interacting With The Surroundings

The Studhorse residence was designed to represent the bridge between nature, culture and people, it’s divided into four buildings serving as unattached structures. They are all organized around a central courtyard and the pool. Each section has its own function and manages to capture the views and to interact with the surroundings in a unique... 
MORE PICTURES

Warm Manhattan Home With An Extensive Wood Use

This Manhattan renovated home belongs to an artist and takes the best of the views of the nearby Hudson River. The custom zinc cabinets and quartzite countertops reflect the sun as it sets over Manhattan. The apartment’s original fir beams and existing pipes were kept and painted. Though the apartment only has windows on one... 
MORE PICTURES

Modern Luxe Bachelor Bungalow With A Character

Located in a Los Angeles suburb’s mountainside, the town home became a bachelor’s dream with its comfortable, modern vibe. The owner knew that he gravitated towards a modern and minimalist aesthetic, but couldn’t figure out exactly what he wanted. Working with SHIALICE allowed him to discover both modern and mid-century works he could appreciate over... 
MORE PICTURES