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Blind House / BOONDESIGN

Nicely camouflaged city house! ---------------------- Blind House: the absent matter - “An urban sanctuary with a living space overlaid on the enclosed landscape means to perceive or awaken to the truth that inherits in one’s lives.”. The brief from the owner is simple: two-bedrooms house for a single...

Yarrbat Residence

Sleek and modern. -------------------------------------------- Yarrbat Avenue in Balwyn is like many streets in Melbourne’s inner eastern suburbs. It is a quiet residential street that reflects no particular historical period, but has fine examples of the various housing styles built throughout the last 100 years. Also, like many streets in...

NL_NF House

Clean and sleek looking concrete structure. ------------------------------------- Avenue of the Americas is a two-lane avenue which is located along the main access to the city for those who arrive from Catania. Who gets to Ragusa find a welcome sign in the town of the Baroque capital of the province...

ML Residence / Anastasia Arquitetos

Concrete, wood and green everywhere! ------------------------------------------------------------- The ML residence is located in the city of Nova lima , state of Minas Gerais. The plot is in a mountainous site with an average slope of 53 per cent. In order to avoid permanent retaining walls (structures) it was...

San Simón Cabins / Weber Arquitectos

Striking use of steel and concrete sheeting. ------------------------------ Located within a forest about 20 minutes from the lake in Valle de Bravo, State of Mexico, the project consists of five volumes that are distributed in an area of ​​5,000m2 of land with the aim of accommodating the...

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...