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Hale Lana House / Olson Kundig

It's Olson Kundig in Hawaii, what could be wrong with this? --------------------------- “Hale Lana’s roof picks up on the local Hawaiian vernacular, where large canopy roofs gather prevailing trade wind breezes and keep them moving through the building. However, this project takes that idea to a new...

Cornerstone House

Very unique use of materials in this one! --------------------------------------- Located in the north-side suburb of Northcote, the Cornerstone House emerges as an ode to the rugged beauty inspired by the project site itself, referencing the quarries that once typified the area. A stone quarry is an awe-inspiring...

Phoenix House / Sebastian Mariscal Studio

More glass, concrete and green for your enjoyment. ----------------------- The design process started as an emotional path of discovery, where the house starts to exist, as your walk builds the walls and your breathing lets the space contract and expand. Like music, the emotion of the unknown...

Eight Beams House

Amazing what you can do with 8 large beams. ---------------- Practicality, austerity, and flexibility are the core components of a house in Northern Mexico whose architectural strategy responds to the industrial and frugal character of the city of Monterrey.  All spatial requirements are determined by the structure...

Escobar House

Simple concrete and glass structure. ------------------------- Escobar House is located in Haras Santa María de Escobar, a gated community on the North corridor, 54 km away from the center of Buenos Aires city. The ample neighborhood’s lots are organized around a golf court. The one on which...

Herra2 House / Landa Suberville

Love the length of the cantilever on this one. ---------------------------------- This house is developed on an ascending lot, west of Monterrey in the foothills of Sierra Madre. The service areas are on the access floor, the garden and the social area that integrates with the #terracetequilera® are on...

House in the Trees / Luciano Kruk

Tree house, Why not! Minimal ground damage and contact while being up in the trees. ------------------------------------------- House in the Trees was designed to be built in Barrio Marítimo II, a neighborhood in Costa Esmeralda, located thirteen kilometers north of the city of Pinamar and four hours away...

Oak Pass Main House

Spectacular with the old oak tree and the reflection in the water! -------------------------------- The Oak Pass main house sits on the top of a 3.5 acre ridge site with panoramic canyon views. There are over 130 protected Oak trees on the property. The house was sited to...

Stark House / Park + Associates Pte Ltd

Yet more Glass and Concrete! ----------------------------- This project is situated in a typical Singaporean landed housing estate built in the 1980s. The estate is located in an area of interesting and seemingly disparate activities. Within a 1.5km radius, the Stark House is surrounded by other housing estates...

LLM House / Obra Arquitetos

Lots of Glass and Green! -------------------------- Situated on a site with a large number of native trees to be preserved and average slope of 30%, the implementation of the project suggests an intense dialogue with the existing topography and vegetation. Considering the built area of 1187,60m ,...