Category: House

Mihi House | FILTER architecture

Mihi House | FILTER architecture

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• August 6, 2011 • Comments (0)

This individual residential house is located in a suburb of Sarajevo. The house was designed in the ambit of an older building on the same site, which was an urbanistic requirement. The program demanded a much greater capacity for the new facility. For this reason, a concept is created for reduction of the horizontal communication […]

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Summer Retreat Fuglevik | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

Summer Retreat Fuglevik | Reiulf Ramstad Architects

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• August 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

Reiulf Ramstad Architects has completed a summer retreat located in Fuglevik, Norway. The house is designed around the concept of a mono-view, meaning that the house opens up to the landscape in one direction only. This gives the entire indoor experience a sense of unambiguous orientation and intensifies the sense of bringing the landscape into […]

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House in Suita | Naoko Horibe

House in Suita | Naoko Horibe

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• July 25, 2011 • Comments (3)

Big picture windows facing a vista of 50-year-old cherry blossom trees define this residence. A neighbor’s tall retaining wall borders the southern edge of the property, which meant that even if architect oriented ground floor rooms towards the south they would get little natural light. On the other hand, a broad road with excellent views […]

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House in Ina | Naoko Horibe

House in Ina | Naoko Horibe

• July 24, 2011 • Comments (1)

This three-story steel-framed residence for a pair of artists includes studios for both. Naoko Horibe paid particular attention to designing an exterior for the tall new structure that would blend seamlessly into the surrounding neighborhood, which was subdivided and developed several decades ago. The exterior color is close to the subdued shades of the surrounding […]

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House in Takatsuki | Naoko Horibe

House in Takatsuki | Naoko Horibe

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• July 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

This property is located in a crowded residential district, with a parking lot on the west that is likely to be developed and a newspaper distribution center to the north that operates from early in the morning. Given those circumstances, Naoko Horibe decided to design the house around a central courtyard and surround the property with […]

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House in Hatsugano | Naoko Horibe

House in Hatsugano | Naoko Horibe

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• July 24, 2011 • Comments (1)

This lot is bordered by a road on the west and boxed in by houses on the south, north, and east. Houses will also be built across the road to the west, so architect’s main challenge was securing adequate privacy and natural light. As a result, architect decided to design the building around a central […]

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adzuki | Naoko Horibe

adzuki | Naoko Horibe

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• July 24, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Naoko Horibe has designed this adzuki house located in Himeji-Shi, HYOGO, Japan. This compact three-story residence is located on an 82m² lot bordered by roads on three sides. All the rooms look out on a courtyard planted with trees, bringing a sense of the changing seasons to the interior of the house. Even […]

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Residence in Kishigawa | Mitsutomo Matsunami Architect & Associates

Residence in Kishigawa | Mitsutomo Matsunami Architect & Associates

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• July 13, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architectural firm Mitsutomo Matsunami Architect & Associates have completed a residence in Kishigawa. The owner of the house is a Sushi chef from Wakayama. Dressed in coveralls most of his spare time, he is a big car lover and a mature man who enjoys both his work and hobby. With masculine clarity, his wishes […]

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Beachside House | Carlos Pardal & Marí Aní Oglouyan

Beachside House | Carlos Pardal & Marí Aní Oglouyan

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• July 8, 2011 • Comments (0)

Brazilian architects Carlos Pardal & Marí Aní Oglouyan have designed this contemporary Beachside House located in Guarujá, Brazil. The most attractive is the fluidity of space and purity of lines, which reveal a functional architecture, contemporary and without excess. Marí Aní Oglouyan The house was built to the environments be integrated promoting the coexistence of […]

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Contemporary Garden Studios | in.it.studios

Contemporary Garden Studios | in.it.studios

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• July 5, 2011 • Comments (2)

Set in the rural forests of England, the cedar clad ‘guest house’ is nestled amongst the trees as if it belongs there. Yet the bold lines, and Bauhaus-esque appearance create a contemporary abode, identifying its 21st Century construction. The Garden Room is the latest of designs by in.it.studios, whom are setting the way forward for […]

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