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Contemporary Renovation in West Lake Hills, Texas

Contemporary Renovation in West Lake Hills, Texas

The West Lake Hills Residence was completed in 2011 by the New York based studio Specht Harpman. This project included the renovation and expansion of a 1970’s house. A large percentage of the original structure remains, however the alterations have erased all visible traces of the original home. The 5,500 square foot home is nestled…

St Pancras Penthouse Apartment in London

St Pancras Penthouse Apartment in London

The St Pancras penthouse apartment was designed by Thomas Griem of TG Studio. This stunning renovation project involved the transformation of a three bedroom penthouse in the grade 1 listed, St Pancras chambers. The apartment covers the top three floors of the west tower of this famous London landmark. The penthouse is located in St…

Modern House in Girardot, Colombia

Modern House in Girardot, Colombia

Casa Penon was completed in 2011 by the by the Bogota based studio Giovanni Moreno. This striking contemporary home was built for two families to share, they required spacious living areas and a ‘good’ pool area. Casa Penon is located in Girardot, Colombia. Casa Penon, Description by Giovanni Moreno: Needs of the owner / client…

Modern House by the Lake in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Modern House by the Lake in Buenos Aires, Argentina

House Ef was completed in 2012 by the Buenos Aires based studio Fritz + Fritz Arquitectos. This 4,305 square foot, modern single family home is situated next to a lake in Nordelta, Tigre, Buenos Aires, Argentina. House Ef in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Description by Fritz + Fritz Arquitectos: “The House FF is located in Nordelta,…

Stylish Shop House Renovation in Singapore

Stylish Shop House Renovation in Singapore

128G Cairnhill Road was completed in 2010 by the Singapore based studio RichardHO Architects. This project included the renovation of a pre-war shop house, the layout has been reconfigured to provide functional entertainment spaces for the family. A central staircase winds around an indoor Koi pond, above is a glass retractable roof. This wonderful home…

Loft with Spectacular Views in Corona del Mar, California

Loft with Spectacular Views in Corona del Mar, California

The Beck Residence was completed in 2007 by the by the Laguna Beach based studio Horst Architects. This project included the renovation of a loft, perched on top of a seaside rocky cliff. With limited space, the interior has been completely reconfigured into an open plan design. The living area and master bedroom enjoy fantastic…

Magnificent Penthouse in Brooklyn’s Iconic Clock Tower Building

Magnificent Penthouse in Brooklyn’s Iconic Clock Tower Building

Four 14-foot glass clocks encircle this modern penthouse in Brooklyn’s clock tower building. The three bedroom, three bathroom apartment enjoys stunning views over Manhattan and downtown Brooklyn, the fabulous high ceilings range from 16 to 50 feet. The apartment is currently for sale, priced at $18 million, more information can be found here. The property…

Impressive Modern Home in Toronto, Canada

Impressive Modern Home in Toronto, Canada

The Toronto Residence was completed in 2012 by the Santa Monica based studio Belzberg Architects. This vast, 10,000 square foot home was designed for a large family, the interior offers grand sophisticated and informal spaces. Simple and effective materials used include a blend of zinc cladding and plaster, along with natural woods and stones. The…

Eco-Friendly House in Amsterdam by FARO Arquitecten

Eco-Friendly House in Amsterdam by FARO Arquitecten

Steigereiland 2.0 was completed in 2009 by the Lisserbroek based studio FARO Arquitecten. This wooden home was an experimental project for sustainable building, heating the house requires hardly any energy. Electricity is generated via a wind turbine on the roof, 150 square feet of heat pipes provide warm water. The home is located in Steigereiland,…

Imposing Contemporary Home in Aspen, Colorado

Imposing Contemporary Home in Aspen, Colorado

The Lord private residence was completed in 2006 by the Aspen based firm Studio B Architects. A stylish low-rise modern home, surrounded by beautiful mountains and woodland, situated at the entrance to the skiing resort of Aspen, Colorado, USA. Lord Residence in Aspen, Colorado, Description by Studio B Architects: “This muscular house with a rammed…