Architecture

Mediterranean House Converted Into Luxurious Modern Retreat in Florida

| April 9, 2014 | Comments
Mediterranean House Converted Into Luxurious Modern Retreat in Florida

The Southwest Ranches Home was completed by the Florida based architecture and design firm SDH Studio. This project included the renovation of a 4,000 square foot Mediterranean style house into a 6,700 square foot contemporary retreat. The clients required a house that would accommodate all of their children and grandchildren. They also wanted the house…

Contemporary Stone House in Jerusalem, Israel

| April 8, 2014 | Comments
Contemporary Stone House in Jerusalem, Israel

Jerusalem Mountains is a private residence, designed by the Tel Aviv based architect and interior designer Eran Chehanowitz. This 6,458 square foot modern home is set on a four acre plot. The house has been constructed with local stone, outside there is an ecological swimming pool with waterfalls and spa. The bedrooms, kitchen and dining…

Stable Building Transformed into Stylish Apartment in Trastevere, Rome

| April 7, 2014 | Comments
Stable Building Transformed into Stylish Apartment in Trastevere, Rome

The Trastevere Loft was completed in 2009 by the Rome based studio MdAA architects. This project included the conversion of an old stable, Trastevere had a number of stables still in use until the early 1900s. The ground floor serves as the living room, the master bedroom floats above this space and can be completely…

Shipping Container Home in Brisbane, Queensland

| April 4, 2014 | Comments
Shipping Container Home in Brisbane, Queensland

The 31 Shipping Container Home was designed by builder Todd Miller of ZieglerBuild. This 6,000 square foot, three-story modern home has been constructed using 31, nearly new shipping containers. The home is located 5 miles away from the heart of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. This fabulous creation is currently on the market, priced at $1.55 million…

Imposing Modern Home in Victoria, British Columbia

| April 3, 2014 | Comments
Imposing Modern Home in Victoria, British Columbia

The Armada House was designed by the Victoria based studio KB Design and built in 2007 by Abstract Developments. This impressive 5,299 square foot contemporary home employs wood, steel, stone and glass. The Armada House is located in the Ten Mile Point/Wedgewood Estates neighborhood of Victoria, British Columbia in Canada. The Armada House in Victoria,…

Stunning Contemporary Villa in Lido, Venice, Italy

| April 2, 2014 | Comments
Stunning Contemporary Villa in Lido, Venice, Italy

The Jesolo Lido Pool Villa was completed in 2013 by the Milan based studio JM Architecture. This sophisticated modern villa covers an area of 3,445 square feet, it’s the first of a development of nine single-family residences in the beachside town of Jesolo Lido. The Jesolo Lido Pool Villa is located in Lido, Venice, Italy.…

Malbaie VIII Residence in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Canada

| April 1, 2014 | Comments
Malbaie VIII Residence in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Canada

The Malbaie VIII Residence was completed in 2013 by the Montréal based studio MU Architecture. This 3,400 square foot modern home has been based on a reinterpretation of the traditional barns found in the area. The Malbaie VIII Residence is located in the Charlevoix region of Quebec, Canada. Malbaie VIII Residence in the Charlevoix region…

Hover House 3, Located on the Venice Canals of Los Angeles, California

| March 31, 2014 | Comments
Hover House 3, Located on the Venice Canals of Los Angeles, California

The Hover House 3 was completed by the California based studio Glen Irani Architects. This home represents the third in a series of ‘Hover Houses’, the series focuses on maximizing outdoor living space by ‘hovering’ the building. The Hover House 3 is located on the Venice Canals of Los Angeles, California, USA. Hover House 3,…

Weekend Lakeside Retreat in Marble Falls, Texas

Weekend Lakeside Retreat in Marble Falls, Texas

The Lakeside Retreat has been completed by the San Antonio based studio Lake|Flato Architects. This modern home was designed for a family as a weekend getaway, the vast outdoor living space and dock area are testament to the families love of the outdoors and water sports. The Lakeside Retreat is located in Marble Falls, Texas,…

Bay House in Westhampton Beach, New York

Bay House in Westhampton Beach, New York

The Bay House was completed in 2009 by the New York based studio Leroy Street Studio. This cedar-clad modern home has been elevated on piles, allowing the beach landscape to run through the site. The Bay House is situated in a flood plain on the barrier island off of Long Island, New York, USA. Bay…