Tag: USA

Modern Lakefront Cabin in Idaho, USA

Modern Lakefront Cabin in Idaho, USA

The Coeur D’Alene Residence was completed by the Washington based design firm Uptic Studios. This wonderful contemporary cabin has been built for three generations of a family, a couple, their children and their grandchildren. The view over the lake and outdoor space were important aspects of the design, the cabin is located on a steep…

Sustainable House in Newberg, Oregon

Sustainable House in Newberg, Oregon

Karuna House was completed by the Portland based studio Holst Architecture. This ambitious project was designed to meet a combination of the world’s most demanding green building certifications. Karuna house has achieved the accolade of the first MINERGIE-certified home in North America, with the top MINERGIE-P-ECO rating. It has also gained the Passive House PHIUS+…

Stylish Townhomes in Boulder, Colorado

Stylish Townhomes in Boulder, Colorado

The 303 Canyon townhomes were completed by the Boulder based studio Arch11. These three homes have been constructed on a single family home lot and designed to ensure each has equal views of the beautiful landscape. All three homes have private outdoor spaces, they also share an outdoor dining space. 303 Canyon is located on…

Luxurious Waterfront Residence in Coral Gables, Miami

Luxurious Waterfront Residence in Coral Gables, Miami

The Coral Gables Residence was completed by the Miami based firm Touzet Studio. This fabulous home has been carefully designed as the City of Coral Gables has strict building requirements favoring historical ‘styles’ over contemporary design. The City-side facade has been stone-clad, in keeping with the local architecture. The water side of the house uses…

Renovation of a Hal Levitt Home in Beverly Hills

Renovation of a Hal Levitt Home in Beverly Hills

The Beverly Hills House was completed in 2011 by the New York based studio JENDRETZKI Architecture. This project included the renovation of a Hal Levitt house from the 1950’s. The main objective was to open up the house and connect the interior and exterior spaces. The pool has been illuminated with fiber-optic stars, water heating…

Contemporary Cabin in the Rocky Mountains

Contemporary Cabin in the Rocky Mountains

The Lodgepole Retreat was completed by the Boulder based studio Arch11. The clients have owned the site for years, spending weekends in their 1960’s style stone cabin. They recently decided to build a completely new contemporary cabin on the site. The Lodgepole Retreat is located in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, USA. Lodgepole Retreat in Colorado,…

Exquisite Home on the Columbia River in Washington

Exquisite Home on the Columbia River in Washington

The River House was completed by the Seattle based studio McClellan Architects. This fabulous contemporary home was designed for a young family as a weekend retreat and includes a separate guest house over the garage. One of the most important design aspects was the homes ability to mediate between the barren hills and the river.…

Modern and Rustic Home in Boulder, Colorado

Modern and Rustic Home in Boulder, Colorado

Folly Farm by was completed by the Boulder based studio Surround Architecture. The clients required a modern home with rustic elements, the result certainly satisfies. The indoor and outside spaces seamlessly integrate with large patio doors and wonderful terraces. Folly Farm is located in Boulder, Colorado, USA.

Exquisite Home Renovation in Madison, Wisconsin

Exquisite Home Renovation in Madison, Wisconsin

The Midvale Courtyard House was completed in 2013 by the Milwaukee based studio Bruns Architecture. This project included the renovation of a mid-century home, the 840 square foot addition includes a new entry, elevated master suit and covered parking. The Midvale Courtyard House is located in Madison, Wisconsin, USA. Midvale Courtyard House in Madison, Wisconsin,…

Exceptional Glass & Wood Home in Los Angeles, California

Exceptional Glass & Wood Home in Los Angeles, California

The Ettley Residence was completed by the Californian firm Studio 9one2. This exquisite contemporary home offers a playful exterior with wonderful bulging glass boxes and fascinating voids. The master suit is located on the mid-level in order to maximise on the sea views. The Ettley Residence is located in Los Angeles, California, USA. Ettley Residence…