Category: House

Noyack Creek | Bates Masi + Architects

Noyack Creek | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (1)

The client, a New York actor, sought a retreat for relaxation and casual entertaining on a restrictive narrow lot fronting the tidal estuary of Noyack Creek. The house became a study in architectural theatre: a series of spaces in a carefully scripted sequence that subtly reflect his professional life. The path begins at the front […]

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Pryor House | Bates Masi + Architects

Pryor House | Bates Masi + Architects

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• March 27, 2011 • Comments (3)

American architectural firm Bates Masi + Architects completed the Pryor house located in Montauk, NY. The house occupies a hill in Montauk with a distant view of ocean. A site that the owners, a couple with two young boys, spent years to find. It is the couple’s reprieve from their home in the city, to […]

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Ellis Residence | Coates Design

Ellis Residence | Coates Design

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• March 26, 2011 • Comments (1)

American architectural practice Coates Design has completed the Ellis Residence in Bainbridge Island, Washington. Ed, house owner, describes the first morning in their home, When I saw the sunrise with the skyline of Seattle as a backdrop the whole process was all worth it. Perched high upon Yeomalt Bluff, the Ellis Residence enjoys a commanding […]

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Streckhof Reloaded | Franz Architekten

Streckhof Reloaded | Franz Architekten

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• March 11, 2011 • Comments (0)

Streckhof Reloaded is a family house designed by Austria-based firm Franz Architekten. The spatial organization is clearly divided and determined by 3 volumes (parking, living, sleeping) linked up by a glazed passageway. Viewing from the street, the first black box serves as the parking and storage spaces with the entrance located in between. Once entering […]

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Villa Aget | StudioArch/AgostinoMarinoni

Villa Aget | StudioArch/AgostinoMarinoni

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• March 1, 2011 • Comments (0)

Italian firm StudioArch/AgostinoMarinoni has design the Villa Aget. Realising the problem of these space limitations, I have decided to underline this sad reality through the concept, almost figurative, of a tape that moves inside of these limits. This tape bend and fold for functional and energetic reasons forming, sometimes, a sunscreen and other times catching […]

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1713 Wood House | Miller Hull Partnership

1713 Wood House | Miller Hull Partnership

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• February 26, 2011 • Comments (0)

American architectural firm Miller Hull Partnership has designed the 1713 Wood House located in Chicago, Illinois, USA. The dramatic Southern elevation is centered on a three story curtain wall with a perforated steel screen for privacy. On the main living level, a skylight runs the length of the home on the North elevation, maximizing the […]

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Dalene Cabin | Tommie Wilhelmsen

Dalene Cabin | Tommie Wilhelmsen

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• February 23, 2011 • Comments (2)

Norway architectural practice Tommie Wilhelmsen architect has designed the 120 m2 Dalene Cabin situated at Østhusvik on the island Rennesøy, Norway. It was completed in 2009. It is placed overlooking the sea surrounding the island and opens up its facade towards south, to bring in as much light as possible. The interior and exterior is […]

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Fogo Island Artist Studios | Saunders Architecture

Fogo Island Artist Studios | Saunders Architecture

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• February 21, 2011 • Comments (0)

Saunders Architecture has designed the six artist studios to be located in various locations on Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada. Here are 3 selected studios – The Long Studio, The Tower Studio, The Bridge Studio designed for Shorefast Foundation & The Fogo Island Arts Corporation. The idea behind the forms of the various studios was to […]

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House D \ Takeshi Hamada

House D \ Takeshi Hamada

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• February 18, 2011 • Comments (0)

Japanese architect Takeshi Hamada has completed the House D in Osaka, JAPAN. + Project description by Takeshi Hamada Key word Narrow Housing,, Young Owner Background and Environmental Atmosphere The housing is located in the place from one block from the main street in Osaka’s suburb, and I cannot say it’s a calm. There are a […]

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Boomerang House \ Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK)

Boomerang House \ Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK)

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• February 15, 2011 • Comments (0)

Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes (TVK) has designed the Boomerang House located in Sèvres, France. + Project description by Trévelo & Viger-Kohler architectes The Maison de Sèvres sits on a parcel of exceptional character. It is a square garden, 22 meters on each side, invisible from the street, but that one discovers with surprise at the […]

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