Architecture, House

House of Horns

“I like how it splits into individual elements that come together very well, but also break down the scale. The way it’s established on existing foundations that were extrapolated into something radically different is really powerful.” — juror Reto Geiser

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Architecture, Ecology, House

Makoto Suzuki’s House in Tokiwa

On the island of Hokkaido (Japan), the architect Makoto Suzuki has designed himself an abode known as House in Tokiwa. The residence includes a work space, along nearby with many other functions. House in Tokiwa sits in the rural area, just outside of Sapporo and features a series of timber clad volumes that also comprise of spaces […]

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Ecology, House

UNA, 239 House, São Paulo

A house designed for a particular family, even when one always creates a project suitable to anyone. Tending to be more feminine than masculine, the house embraces a 50-year-old fruit tree (a Jabuticabeira) at the center of the plot. It shapes a small courtyard towards which every room opens: a porch, a living room, a dining […]

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House

HOUSE S

The new garden pavilion completes the historic renovation of a small villa built by the important Swiss architect Hans Bernoulli. The new structure is slightly sunken into the garden, offers a large terrace and a music room and builds a strong contrast to the beautiful house built in the early 1900’s.  

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Architecture, Ecology, House

Casa MeMo / Bam Arquitectura

Descripción de los arquitectos. La casa MeMo implantada en un terreno en San Isidro, zona norte de la provincia de Buenos Aires, Argentina, surge con la premisa de una clienta apasionada por el paisajismo con fuerte convicción sobre la sustentabilidad y el cuidado del medio ambiente de realizar un proyecto en un lote entre medianeras […]

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Architecture, House

Shunyi-House

The project is a renovation-extension of a villa of two screenwriters and their children located in Shunyi, Beijing. The initial client’s requirements were a volumetric expansion to accommodate new programs such as a double-height studio, roof terraces, an exterior projection space, a tea room and the transformation of the existing garden. The original structure, composed […]

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Architecture, House, Materials, Projects

12-249 Laurentians Home

Quebec is known worldwide for its picturesque landscapes and natural beauty – and along the horizon a new technology is disrupting how North Americans are building their homes. At the forefront of high-performance custom homes lies BONE Structure®, a company devoted to designing and building energy efficient steel structure homes.   Situated two hours northwest […]

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Architecture, House

Maison serre Perraudin architectes

lyon st just (1984-85) Vouloir utilser une construction issue du monde industriel pour un usage domestique n’est certes pas une idée nouvelle. Pourtant les exemples de réalisation sont rares. L’originalité de notre réalisation provient d’une part du fait qu’il ne s’agit pas de l’utilisation de composants industriels assemblés mais d’un produit complet, et d’autre part, […]

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House

The Tea House J-office / Archi-Union

The Tea House, located in the backyard of Archi-Union’s J-office, is constructed from the salvaged parts of the original warehouse’s collapsed roof. The site was extremely constricted with walls on three sides, and with only one side facing towards an open space that contains a pool. The space was further restricted by a mature tree. […]

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