Casa Chontay With Two Nature-Encircled Volumes

Located within a beautiful rural plot south-east of Lima, Peru, Casa Chontay by Marina Vella Arquitectos is an example of modern sustainable building. The residence blends with the landscape, mainly due to extensive use of natural materials, and exudes an optimum indoor-outdoor relationship. The two wings of the house are both encircled by vegetation, loosing... 
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Renovation Of A Century-Old Chalet In The Swiss Alps

This beautiful Chalet Noisettes in Gryon, in the Swiss Alps, used to be a century-old log cabin that strongly needed a renovation. Swiss architectural studio Lacroix Chessex extended its shape and added everything that the owners needed. Otside natural larch was artificially aged to construct an interesting blend with the old building. The interior is... 
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Modern Stylish House Of Hilary Swank

We all know who Hilary Swank is. Amazing actress, holder of 2 Oscars and a very beautiful girl. Here is her apartment in New York downtown. It’s a very practical retreat of 1400 square feet. The apartment is full of light and is done in neutral shades – olive green, grey, natural wood, blue –... 
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House with Four Courtyards – The Purchase Residence

This house is located in Westchester Country, New York, a forested landscape that has been highly developed with small cities, suburbs, highways and roads. The Purchase Residence is designed with four courtyards, which capture as many views as possible while not being overwhelmed by the noise of a near interstate highway. The four-courtyard scheme separated... 
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