Tag: Glass House

Cantilevered Over a Pond: Glass Pavilion in Somersby, Australia

Cantilevered Over a Pond: Glass Pavilion in Somersby, Australia

The Wirra Willa Pavilion was completed by the Sydney based studio Matthew Woodward Architecture. This Miesian inspired glass pavilion is set remotely on an 80 acre estate in a lush and vibrant landscape. The aim was to create a multifunctional space that visitors could appreciate. The pavilion cantilevers over a natural spring fed dam allowing…

Renovation and Extension, Taringa House in Brisbane, Australia

Renovation and Extension, Taringa House in Brisbane, Australia

Taringa House was completed in 2012 by the Brisbane based studio Loucas Zahos Architects. The project included the renovation and extension of a pre-war 1930’s home. This project recently won the House of the Year Award at the 2013 Brisbane Regional Architecture Awards. Taringa House is located in the suburb of Taringa, five kilometres southwest…

Rieteiland House in Amsterdam by Hans van Heeswijk Architects

Rieteiland House in Amsterdam by Hans van Heeswijk Architects

Rieteiland House was completed in 2011 by the Amsterdam based studio Hans van Heeswijk Architects. This 2,906 square foot contemporary residence has been built on a newly established island at IJburg on the outskirts of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Rieteiland House in Amsterdam by Hans van Heeswijk Architects: “The Rieteiland House was designed on a plot…