Carlos Gilardi… designed the Mediterranean Pearl (La Perla Del Mediterráneo), an ambitious residential project located nearby the sea. As the name already suggests it, the house overlooks the Mediterranean Sea (Bay of Altea, to be more specific) and it opens toward the natural setting. A soothing ambience and the feeling of wellbeing encompasses the house. Wide terraces, wide glass panels,
Using precious materials such as Brown Onyx, Paonazzetto, Fior di Pesco Carnico, along with stone and wood, Altamarea Bathroom Boutique… created a unique collection of bathroom furniture and accessories that will absolutely blow your mind! Must is a fairly stunning selection of contrasting objects of décor that can transform a regular bathroom into a fancy vintage-like boudoir or an elegant
The city of abundance and wellbeing, Los Angeles is best known for its unimaginable luxury mansions belonging to the affluent class. We’ve stumbled upon several residential projects among which West Knoll (West Hollywood), this fabulous private residence encompassed by lush greenery. A pure delight for the eye, the house was completed in 2013, by Amit Apel Design, Inc…. As
Carney Logan Burke Architects… completed the design and development of a charming wooden getaway. The Rabbit Brush Residence is a two-story family home located within a serene natural landscape in Jackson, Wyoming. By employing wood, stone and glass, the architects delivered an inviting exterior, one that inspires peacefulness and balance. Glass terraces on the second level ensure an optimum
In this article we will delve into the wonderful world of bathrooms, shining a spotlight on the hottest trends which’ll capture the industry in 2014. Please like and share if it tickles you.
1. Spa Like Escapes
‘Problems are a sign of life’: Life, for everybody, is difficult. This is one of life’s great truths. The late, respected psychiatrist Dr…
Envisioned by Juliana Baumhardt Arquitetura…, this animated duplex is located in a elegant district in Porto Alegre, Brazil. The living room, dining space and kitchen are all arranged in an open plan in an elegant and slightly formal composition. The main colors chosen for the floor, walls and roof are white and shades of gray. A powerful contrast is
Nested in the breathtaking region of Charlevoix, France, Malbaie VIII Residence is a reinterpretation of a traditional barn with a neat, uncluttered interior. The indulgent feeling of calmness reigns, spreading its charm over the neighbouring forests. The maze of greenery encompassing the house, the St. Lawrence River, the fresh sound of morning, the soothing rays of sunlight – all these…
Slovenia-based architecture students Tadej Podakar and Luka Fabjan of TRIpike studio envisioned an elegant shelving unit combining simplicity, usability and quality. REMLshelf is flexible wall hanger with plenty of storage space for various small objects.
…The production process is described as follows: wooden beam, from Slovenian larch trees, is cut into 80cm long basic forms. One of the edges is
Black White Residence is an award-winning renovation project completed by the very well known Virginia-based architect, David Jameson… in Bethesda, US. Exploring the idea of space and outlining the connection with nature, the new house presents itself as a temple of relaxation and light. Definitely not just a simple shack “lost” in the middle of the woods, but a contemporary
This contemporary country house designed by Ana Cristina Faria in collaboration with Maria Flavia Melo… exhales freedom and heightens the sense of serenity. Envisioned as a wonderful rustic retreat, it connects the inhabitants with the outdoors, inviting them to enjoy the exotic and luxuriant surroundings. Located near Sao Sebastiao das Aguas Claras, Minas Gerais, Brazil, the dwelling boasts a spacious
Krampon, or the house gripping the landscape, nestled on a rocky emplacement in Hyogo, is the one of the most ingenious projects made by Japanese architect Shogo Aratani…. Clambering on the steepness of the scenery, this two storey venue is designed for an 11-meter change of level, front to back, is divided into a string of blocks staggering up
Daniel Hasson… designed this luxurious apartment in Tel Aviv, very close to the sea. Interior inspires calmness and sophistication. Envisioned as a continuous and unitary living space, the living/ social area opens to the sea. Walls have been replaced with floor-to-ceiling glass panels, allowing inhabitants to explore visually the infinite expanse of water. Decoration implied choosing a fine selection of
In this article we’ll bring to you ten heavy hitting architectural… trends and give reasons why they’ll continue to grow in strength in 2014.
1. Passive Homes
One of the most prevalent trends in the architectural world today is the shift towards a reduction in the consumption of energy; a reduction in carbon emissions, a focus on green principles. The
Commissioned and challenged to design a space divider in Socrates Sculpture Park (Long Island City, USA), artist Alyson Shotz… came up with a creative mirror fence. The installation is barely noticeable during summer and winter and sparkles some great visual effects in autumn and spring, when the color diversity is at its peak. The unconventional project measures 138 feet x
Aemer Architects… designed the 13 Cove Grove, a private luxury mansion, located in Singapore. Its connection with the waterfront is on all levels: from structure (curving like a boomerang to facilitate views), to the transparent interior and the timber deck extending from the house into the pier. Opening toward the lap pool, it offers a relaxing view and a calming