Architecture

Architecture May 20, 2014

Hyde Park Houses by Daffonchio and Associates Architects

South African studio Daffonchio and Associates Architects have designed two houses in nearby Hyde Park, Johannesburg that can be transformed to interact with the landscape. Sliding glass windows, doors, and timber shutters allow the owners… Read more
Architecture May 17, 2014

ALON House by AABE

Firm Atelier d’Architecture Bruno Erpicum & Partners (AABE) has designed the ALON House which sits on the French coastline. Sitting on a hillside enshrouded with trees, the residence looks out over the ocean and is staggered over various… Read more
Architecture May 16, 2014

L House by Studio MK27

The L House by Studio MK27 is aptly named for the structural shapes present in the building, everything from the pool that extends the length of the backyard to the cavernous entryways are all perfect rectangles. Flooded by natural light… Read more
Architecture May 12, 2014

Toro Canyon House by Bestor Architecture

Every great architecture project starts with a search. After two years of looking for the perfect location, the owners of the Toro Canyon House knew they had found the right spot for them: atop a mountain in the Southern Californian… Read more
Architecture May 9, 2014

The Line Hotel LA Opens Its Doors

LA’s not short of hotels, but when one as intriguingly styled as The Line opens its doors it’s impossible not to sit up and take notice. Situated in the bustling and frenetic heart of Koreatown, this glamorous luxury boutique fuses … Read more
Architecture May 9, 2014

Villa In The Sky by Abraham John Architects

Mumbai’s a busy place, so you can understand why someone might want to rise above the hubbub of street-level and enjoy a little sanctuary in the sky. This spectacular open-plan penthouse apartment features a sleek, contemporary interior… Read more
Architecture May 6, 2014

Inside ‘Mad Men”s Award-Winning Set Design

Matthew Weiner’s Mad Men just began its seventh and final season. In celebration, Weiner invited Interior Design’s Cindy Allen to take an exclusive tour of Don Draper’s Park Avenue apartment, the agency’s Time & Life Building office… Read more
Architecture May 2, 2014

The Turner Residence by Jensen Architects

Built deep into the San Francisco foothills is The Turner Residence—a stunning combination of classic art deco and modern minimalist architecture. Designed by Jensen Architects for a graphic designer, the residence uses quadrilateral… Read more
Architecture Apr 30, 2014

Weekend House in Downtown São Paulo by spbr

Located between an arterial avenue and a metropolitan infrastructural axis on the river margins, the clients for this home wanted to avoid being stuck behind the wheel during the weekend so they decided to team up with spbr to design them a… Read more
Architecture Apr 29, 2014

Esquimalt House by Mcleod Bovell Modern Houses

Part domestic retreat, part workplace, part function room and religious worship area, the Esquimalt House by Mcleod Bovell Modern Houses is the very essence of a multipurpose residence. Built on a high slope that overlooks Vancouver, the… Read more
Architecture Apr 29, 2014

Villa Chiberta by Atelier Delphine Carrere

The Villa Chiberta by Atelier Delphine Carrere finds its place in a big forest of pines near the beach. These great trees draw a vertical line which mirrors that of the wooden cladding of the house. From the road, the view … Read more
Architecture Apr 26, 2014

The Cascades House In Confignon by LOCAL ARCHITECTURE

So often what makes a great piece of architecture is the way it fits into the landscape. The Cascades House In Confignon is a narrow, three-tiered domestic residence designed by Swiss firm local architects that follows the gentle downhill… Read more
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