Architecture

Impressive Cantilevered Home in Pontypridd, Wales

Impressive Cantilevered Home in Pontypridd, Wales

The House for a Photographer has been visualized by the Swansea based studio Hyde + Hyde Architects. This modern cantilevered, two story family home is situated within an isolated, disused quarry on the edge of the Brecon National Park. The House for a Photographer is located in Pontypridd, Wales. House for a Photographer by Hyde+Hyde…

Exquisite Country House in Villeta, Colombia

Exquisite Country House in Villeta, Colombia

Casa 7A was completed by the Bogotá based studio Arquitectura en Estudio and Natalia Heredia. This 5,920 square foot, modern country house is oriented north-south allowing the swimming pool and terrace areas permanent exposure to the sun, while taking advantage of the fabulous views towards the mountains and stream. Casa 7A is located in the town…

Modern Courtyard House in Prospect, Nova Scotia

Modern Courtyard House in Prospect, Nova Scotia

The Martin-Lancaster House was completed in 2010 by the Nova Scotia based studio MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects. This 3,000 square foot, modern courtyard home consists of four primary areas including a gabled garage / guest house, a gabled social pavilion, a north-facing service bar and an arrival court in-between. The house sits atop a cliff and…

Lakeside Home in Kaleden, British Columbia

Lakeside Home in Kaleden, British Columbia

The Lefebvre-Smyth Residence was completed in April 2012 by the Vancouver based studio CEI Architecture. This outstanding 3,000 square foot, lakeside contemporary home was built with a total budget of $850,000. The home is perched atop a hillside on the west bank of Skaha Lake, with stunning views of the lake to the east and…

Weekend Retreat in Cuernavaca, Mexico

Weekend Retreat in Cuernavaca, Mexico

The ALD House was completed in 2013 by the architecture studio SPACE. This stunning weekend retreat consists of two volumes, the first is a black metal structure, the second is a cantilevered wooden cube which protrudes over the patio area. The clients love for Porsche is evident with a large painting gracing the wall and…

Elegant Family Home in Ramat HaSharon, Israel

Elegant Family Home in Ramat HaSharon, Israel

The Ramat Hasharon House 10 was completed in 2010 by the Tel Aviv based studio Pitsou Kedem Architects in collaboration with architect Jonathan Munjak. This 6,458 square foot modern residence has been designed for a young family, the open plan first floor opens out onto a large wooden terrace with a stunning pool and beautifully…

Sophisticated Contemporary Home: Carrara House in Pilar, Argentina

Sophisticated Contemporary Home: Carrara House in Pilar, Argentina

The Carrara House was completed in 2010 by the Buenos Aires based studio Andres Remy Arquitectos. This 6,458 square foot, two-story modern home has been designed for a couple with two children. Water surrounds the home, with a swimming pool, jacuzzi and water features, inside a fascinating waterfall flows down from the second floor into…

Imposing Family Home in Lima, Peru

Imposing Family Home in Lima, Peru

Casa BK was completed in 2008 by the Lima based studio Domenack Architects. This fabulous 6,780 square foot contemporary residence was designed for a young couple with three children. The home is situated at the back of the plot, maximizing the views of the beautiful countryside and providing privacy from the neighbors. Casa BK is…

Warm and Inviting Entertainment Space: Acoustic Alchemy in Singapore

Warm and Inviting Entertainment Space: Acoustic Alchemy in Singapore

The Acoustic Alchemy residence was completed in 2008 by the Singapore based studio Hyla architects. This project included the construction of a two-story contemporary home, the clients required the home to be designed as one large audio / video entertainment space. The house was soundproofed with double glazed sliding doors, the client’s substantial sculptural horn-shaped…

Luxurious Home Designed for Outdoor Living: House Duk in Johannesburg

Luxurious Home Designed for Outdoor Living: House Duk in Johannesburg

House Duk was completed by the Johannesburg-based studio Nico Van Der Meulen Architects. This 7,255 square foot contemporary home has been built for clients who required a spacious home that would blend seamlessly with the outdoor living spaces. The house is situated in a secured nature reserve and enjoys the wonderful views from nearly every…