Tag: Landscape architecture

Canterburry 39 \ Sobrado + Ugalde ARCHITECTS

Canterburry 39 \ Sobrado + Ugalde ARCHITECTS

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• January 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

North of Mexico City, on uneven ground that only offers a few meters wide and 16 meters from the curb drop to the lowest point of the land is the home design Canterbury looking to take advantage of terrain. Following the landform we opted for a design that surprised from its entry because only from […]

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Bridge House  \ 123DV architecture

Bridge House \ 123DV architecture

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• January 15, 2013 • Comments (0)

123DV architecture has completed a landscape full of surprises, Bridge House. The roads are lined with wildflowers. In summer, purple and yellow loosestrife are in bloom. Timber-framed farmhouses, enclosed meadows, ancient fields, and wonderful oak trees with their thick trunks turn your thoughts to days long gone. This villa is set in a newly developed […]

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3M House \ Destilat architecture

3M House \ Destilat architecture

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• December 29, 2012 • Comments (1)

SITUATION The woodside property which slopes down steeply to the Danube lies at the foot of the Pöstlingberg – surrounded by woods, fields and orchards – at the end of the settlement street. The forest protection zone and the development plan only allow the building to be situated in the north-eastern part of the property. […]

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CD House \ Donner Sorcinelli Architecture

CD House \ Donner Sorcinelli Architecture

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• December 28, 2012 • Comments (0)

The surrounding hills, with their pleasant scenery and colors, were the cornerstone of the entire creative process around which developed the project. The decision to base the morphology of the house on a residential primary archetype, was in fact created by the conceptual abstraction of forms in the local urban morphology, according to the principle […]

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Butterfly House \ Donner Sorcinelli Architecture

Butterfly House \ Donner Sorcinelli Architecture

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• December 27, 2012 • Comments (0)

The butterfly house is located near green hills, in the country of Gapyeong (50 km north east from Seoul), which cultural and environmental context has deeply influenced the concept of the building. A building is considered sustainable according to how well it integrates with the natural elements of the surrounding landscape and with the habits […]

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House in Tavira \ Vitor Vilhena Architects

House in Tavira \ Vitor Vilhena Architects

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• December 13, 2012 • Comments (1)

Joao Morgado shared with us one of his latest architectural photography. Designed by Vitor Vilhena Architects, this house is located in South of Portugal, Algarve, Tavira. Here the ocean peeks, while the 400 olive trees surround the house. An old building has to give place to a new one, keeping the two volume-footprint in the soft […]

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Brigida González \ Delugan Meissl Associated Architects

Brigida González \ Delugan Meissl Associated Architects

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• December 12, 2012 • Comments (0)

The geometry of the Festival Hall developed from the topographical conditions, placing it in an adequate relationship with the existing Passionsspielhaus. The building’s form and positioning both relate to the impressive landscape setting defi ned by the rock formations in the back, and to the dynamic presence of its neighboring historical counterpart. This existing building […]

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MZ House \ CHK Arquitectura

MZ House \ CHK Arquitectura

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• December 9, 2012 • Comments (1)

Located in Valle de Bravo lake in Mexico, the project is located on a steep slope, and with boundaries irregular in its geometry. Bordered by a brook of clear water and by the lake itself, at one very narrow end there is a bridge that provides the only access to the site; the remaining sides […]

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Chiles Residence \ Tonic Design

Chiles Residence \ Tonic Design

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• October 19, 2012 • Comments (0)

The modern 3500-square-foot house was designed and built for art collectors John and Molly Chiles. It was constructed on the bones of an old modern, steel-framed and wood-paneled house overlooking Crabtree Creek in Raleigh, NC, that was abandoned in the 1960s.The original house was in terrible shape: Its wood walls and floors, camouflaged by kudzu […]

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Haus am Weinberg \ UNStudio

Haus am Weinberg \ UNStudio

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• October 17, 2012 • Comments (0)

UNStudio recently has completed the Haus am Weinberg. The house is located in a setting that is at one time rural, yet suburban. The location of the villa affords pastoral views of the stepped terraces of an ancient hillside vineyard on one side and cityscape vistas on the other. The inner circulation, organisation of the […]

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