Category: House

Totem House \ Reza Aliabadi [rzlbd]

Totem House \ Reza Aliabadi [rzlbd]

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• October 1, 2013 • Comments (1)

Robert and John are travellers. They collect sculptures by local artists and bring them home. They have a keen eye for modernism and minimal design and they don’t settle for ordinary. They love cooking and they avoid the unnecessary. In building their home, rzlbd respects their curiosity for style. A totem is sculptures within a […]

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Vallvidrera House \ YLAB Arquitectos Barcelona

Vallvidrera House \ YLAB Arquitectos Barcelona

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• September 27, 2013 • Comments (0)

The project is situated in the Vallvidrera neighborhood, a residential area with views overlooking the city of Barcelona, surrounded by the Collserola natural park, in a very sloped and small plot situated between a valley and a pine forest. The objectives of the project were to get the maximum possible building area within a tight […]

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Modernisation House N in Moscow \ 4a Architekten

Modernisation House N in Moscow \ 4a Architekten

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• September 27, 2013 • Comments (9)

4a Architekten give character to residential house in Moscow. A house built in the 1990s, a client who openly welcomes change and a team of architects who are able to give a new identity to a building. House N in Moscow speaks a clear and autonomous architectural language inside and out – with form and detail […]

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House on a Warehouse \ Miguel Marcelino

House on a Warehouse \ Miguel Marcelino

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• September 23, 2013 • Comments (0)

The briefing was to build a three-bedroom house on top of a warehouse built in the 80′s, where part of the roof was made with a flat slab and a small balcony, precisely with that idea of later building the house. Given the constraints of the existing warehouse, the house shape turns out to be […]

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TREE HUGGER \ Murali Architects

TREE HUGGER \ Murali Architects

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• September 21, 2013 • Comments (0)

The “TREE HUGGER” at chetpet is a contemporary house with exposed concrete, metal, steel, glass wrapping around the existing trees in the site. The designer aimed at giving a contemporary grammar to the house creating a sculptured mass by retaining the existing trees. The entry undulates into the stone gathering plaza which opens to the […]

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10x10x10 House \ 123DV architecture

10x10x10 House \ 123DV architecture

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

Cube island is a suburb in Leidsche Rijn (the centre of the Netherlands) where all the houses are designed as cubes. The idea behind the 10x10x10 House is to create maximum spacious experience within a simple cube shape. The floorplan of three stories is divided in a narrow long zone of 2,5 x 9,5 meters […]

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Secret Garden \ Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio

Secret Garden \ Constantinos Kalisperas Architectural Studio

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

The proposed house is situated in the outer suburbs of Nicosia surrounded by the endless tranquility of the majestic agricultural terrains. Inspired by the existing topography of the area, form and landscape interweave into one hybrid structure, allowing for multi-layered programme, views and landscape to co-exist harmoniously. The proposal was perceived, taking into consideration the […]

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Arsenal B47 / transformation by Ralph Germann architectes

Arsenal B47 / transformation by Ralph Germann architectes

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

The owner of the arsenal wanted to convert this former Swiss army building, constructed during the Second World War, into a habitable space. Architect Ralph Germann’s transformation involved inserting a glass cube into the old structure, an option which meant he didn’t have to touch the patina of the walls, and was able to preserve […]

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Leaf Facade in Mayfair \ Squire and Partners

Leaf Facade in Mayfair \ Squire and Partners

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• September 14, 2013 • Comments (0)

Squire and Partners have completed a private house in Mayfair, London, featuring a striking bespoke leaf facade which mirrors an established Virginia Creeper on a facing building on Curzon Street. The project involved the retention of an existing 18th century façade facing Waverton Street, and the design of a new building comprising three linked volumes […]

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House D Nuglar \ HHF Architects

House D Nuglar \ HHF Architects

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• September 12, 2013 • Comments (0)

The view is one of a kind. You might imagine you‘re in South America or upstate New York, and it is really hard to believe that Basel is just 25 minutes away. As the last house to be built in Nuglar, in the canton of Solothurn, House D is privileged. It is oriented parallel to […]

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