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Contemporary Detached Dwelling Hiding Spatial Complexity in Montreal, Canada

Located in the Montreal’s Southwest neighborhood, this detached dwelling entitled “Holy Cross House” hides a rich spatial complexity behind its tough working class façade. Turning to the neighbourhood’s post-war veteran’s home as its formal point of departure, the architects at TBA set out to make a project that simultaneously fits in and stands out from […]

Luxurious Three-Level Home Exhibiting a Complex Modern Architecture: Amwaj Villa

When reaching out to Moriq Architecture, the owners of this site in Bahrain requested a modern home, with a powerful indoor-outdoor connection. Amwaj Villa is an imposing family residence with a complex geometry and a structure that adapts to the contemporary living needs of the inhabitants: “The home was planned on 3 levels with just […]

Complex Montana Glass Home Embedded in a Dreamlike Natural Landscape

The Montana Glass Home, painstakingly rendered by Cutler Anderson Architects, is a great example of modern construction. Glass walls, tapered columns and a floor plan that flows as gracefully as the river in front, make it hard to distinguish indoors from outdoors. The land surrounding the home is its own masterwork. The assemblage of lush […]

Spectacular Green Residence Overlooking the City Skyline: The Wall House in Singapore

There are many details that set The Wall House apart from the array of modern homes in Singapore. Envisioned by architecture studio FARM, this green residence is made up of two volumes, one for the retired parents and one for their children: “This separation of the house into two blocks, in part a response to the […]

Cantilevered “Treehouse Residence” Neighbored by Orchards and Vineyards

Neighbored by fruit orchards and vineyards, The Treehouse Residence by Forestgreen Creations is a modern home in Pelham, Ontario, Canada. Raw concrete, steel and stucco are the materials employed for visually defining the exterior design. The cantilevered volume supported by a V-shaped structure allows most of the living space to be elevated above ground. An […]

Passive Black&White Residence Optimizing Light and Space: Third House From The Sun

Third House From The Sun by Le 2 Workshop Studio is the third home of the current owners and is located in Lodz, Poland. Both of the clients’ previous dwellings had seemed to lack a bit of light and space, hence the pursue of a new place to live came to life. The spot is […]

Concrete and Steel “House H” in Lima Built Around a Sunken Garden

Located near Lima, Peru, on a 1000 square-meter lot next to a busy road, House H by OZ Arq offers a high level of privacy, while opening up to some fantastic views: “The project developed as an architecture that analyses and recognizes the context, generates paths and handles an extensive program while keeping as much […]

Modern and Highly Functional Urban Oasis: House Between the Trees in Bratislava

With a great location in a peaceful green setting, yet close to Bratislava’s city center, the House Between the Trees by Slovakian studio Architekti Šebo Lichý is a modern urban oasis. Inspired by the Tugendhat Villa, the residence is built around trunks and crowns of chestnut trees: “The focus was on the quality of the space and […]

Contemporary Hillside Sardinera House Overlooking the Mediterranean Sea in Spain

Overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, between El Portixol and Cala Blanca, the Sardinera House by Ramon Esteve Estudio lays on the top of a hillside, flanked by a headland entering the sea on a bay of turquoise waters. A set of concrete walls were employed facing different directions, compressing and expanding the views and generating several images. […]

Original Wedge Shaped Block Overlooking the Pacific: Queenscliff House in Sydney

The Queenscliff House in Sydney, Australia draws attention due to its vantage location on the edge of a cliff 100 meters above the ocean. Utz Sanby Architects envisioned a modern residence like a wedge shaped block between two close neighboring buildings. The thermally-efficient project features structural walls, high-level glazing and a special roof form which […]

Contemporary 8A House in Mexico Unveiling Private Gardens and Patios

8A House was recently completed by Dionne Arquitectos in Puebla, a vibrant city in Mexico. The south facade of the project may lead one to think this is a modern home design based on a symmetric approach. But as you move forward, you will discover a complex geometry, one that facilitates an optimum connection to […]

Distinct Modern Design Exhibited by Monolithic House in Castrovillari, Italy

Exhibiting a distinct modern design, the Monolithic House in the Italian town of Castrovillari was thoroughly planned and implemented by Studio Brain Factory. The 1,830 sq ft apartment is based on a concept inspired by the volumetric subtractions of a monolithic block: “The majestic views of the Pollino massif mountains, clearly visible from the luminous […]

Contemporary Residence With an Unexpected Tough Silhouette in Ingarö, Sweden

Located on the island of Ingarö, Sweden, this contemporary residence designed by Gabriel Minguez is a surprising silhouette in an unspoiled natural landscape. The residence is inspired by Japanese design and features a fastidious garden providing a good transition to the archipelago-specific vegetation surrounding the property. While the water-facing facade is open due to extensive […]

Encapsulating Luxury and Functionality: Contemporary House Sar in Johannesburg

Located within the leafy suburb of Athol, Johannesburg, the latest contemporary residence from Nico van der Meulen Architects was built to impress. House Sar is said to encapsulate “luxury, comfort and functionality in a minimalist architectural setting”. The clients approached Nico van der Meulen Architects with a modest single storey pitched roof house. Limited views […]

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