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Wave Roof Hause

February 2, 2011 Modern Architecture

Unusual design of roof and ceiling is the special shape and point of view in this house design. It is called ribbon house, maybe the name of ribbon take from the unique roof design. Located in Perth with the exotic landscape used for designing home with aesthetic view by Hartee. This house looks different from others in the housing. On of home’s balcony is waving. The exotic view in front of the housing perfectly combines with the shape of waving roof and ceiling in one home. Read More

Geometrical “Ufo” House in Netherland

January 31, 2011 Modern Architecture

VMX Architects, a Netherlands architecture company has designed a creature comforts and modern aesthetics home and named it as Sodae House.  This contemporary island house features combinations of glasses and angles, which provides the breathtaking views of the islands of Kostverlorenkade. Read More

Shaft House in Canada

December 13, 2010 Modern Architecture

The Shaft House idea was derived from the architect’s concerns about the affordability of design. Walking down on Danforth and Woodbine avenues in Toronto, an affordable neighborhood with not too many different building types one might not expect to see a contemporary building in the area let alone a contemporary house. Read More

Water Villa Omval

November 19, 2010 Modern Architecture

Dutch +31 architects recently completed ‘water villa omval’, which has a wide view over the amstel. The villa has two spacious floors and a roof terrace. the roof terrace was made possible by lowering the bedroom half a story. This also allowed for a logical transition from the ground floor to the basement. To provide daylight into the basement a large void has been made, which connects the two floors together. The light in the guest room, also located in the basement, is through a ‘cuckoo window’ positioned beneath the fireplace in the living room so there is no space lost.the split-level principle of the water villa is accentuated by the round design of the facade. Read More

Super Minimalist House Design

November 17, 2010 Modern Architecture

This Italian home architecture designed by Andrea Oliva from Cittaarchitettura is what we like to call “modern minimalist” at its best. This contemporary house design simple through and through, from its flat property to its straightforward rectangular shape, flat roofline and neutral white-and-grey palette that stands out starkly against the lush green backdrop. Two main elements define this countryside home design: a concrete and plaster front porch (which is a favorite outdoor entertaining area by summer) followed by the home’s main body. Windows provide a clean, contemporary facade to the structure while framing the pastoral vistas of the seemingly endless grassy ground. Read More