Modern Residence

Contemporary Urban Refuge: the Skygarden House in Toronto

Image courtesy of Dubbeldam Architecture + Design. Dubbeldam Architecture + Design completed the development of the Skygarden House, a contemporary residence located in midtown Toronto, Canada. The three-level home hides between the trees on the site and offers plenty of outdoor spaces for work…

Beachfront Home in Mexico Offers a Tropical Escape

Studio MAIN OFFICE designed Casa LT, a modern beachfront home in Mexico. It stands on the beachfront of the idyllic village of Sayulita, an area known for surfing getaways and mountain biking. “Carefully integrating architecture and the tranquil tropical landscape, CASA LT has been imagined ar…

Garden House in Mexico Welcomes Nature and Contemplation

ASP Arquitectura completed a spectacular rehabilitation of an apartment on the lower level of a building in Mexico City. The design aimed to create a seamless connection with the surrounding landscape. According to the architects, three indoor-outdoor transition elements were built with reinforced c…

“Flexhouse” in Switzerland Resembles a Futuristic Vessel

Located next to railway lines, curving access roads and a lake, this modern residence in Meilen, Switzerland, takes inspiration from the terrain. Evolution Design opted for a modern building with an original shape, that would add a new landmark to the site. “With its wide…

Maximizing Vertical Space and Light on a Narrow Lot

Platinum House is a residence in Tokyo, Japan designed by Atelier Spinoza. The narrow shape of the lot meant they needed to design up, but the interior doesn’t just showcase that main goal: maximizing vertical space. The architects were able to achieve an interior that…

House in Portugal Uses Steep Slope to Its Advantage

This modern home, on a steep slope in Portugal, was rebuilt to minimize landslide risk and maximize the views and water features.

Contemporary House in England Combines Stone and Glass

Nairn Road is a modern family retreat on a quiet residential street in Poole, England. Completed by David James Architects, the contemporary house in Canford Cliffs is near the Poole Harbor and surrounding beaches. According to the architects, the site is level and then drops away on a steep treed…

Clever Semi-Detached House With Elongated Volumes in Singapore

Challenged to design a semi-detached house in Singapore, the creative team at Aamer Architects opted for an unconventional solution. “As a typology, the semi-detached house is often perceived as a Siamese twin, reluctantly conjoined to its symmetrical other via a single party wall,” the…

Stylish Bungalow Inspired Residence in Singapore: Sunset Terrace House

Shop These Products Now: Door Paint – Outdoor Plants a_collective completed the design and development of Sunset Terrace House, a highly modern residence organized in an L-shaped plan in Singapore. Stylish and diverse, the…