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L House

September 30, 2010 Stylish Houses

The expressive volumetry emerged thanks to the special form of the plot and the requirement of the constructor to place a maximal volume on the plot. With the method of the hollowing out the room program and the sculptural building body became incorporated. Read More

Artreehoose – Homes Near the Lake

September 29, 2010 Stylish Houses

Wedged into a tight lot along Lake Candlewood in New Fairfield, Connecticut, this new home’s form and structure was derived from observations of trees and an adaptation of local building techniques. The project began with studies of leaf canopies, accumulated ring structures, and the dappled light that filters through groups of trees. Upstairs, two cantilevers contain the bedrooms. These spaces jut out over the lake like the prow of a boat and protrude into the surrounding trees themselves. Read More

Exotic Landscapes & Diverse Interior Design

September 20, 2010 Stylish Houses

This fascinating residence comes from Drucker Arquitetura and is located in São Paulo, Brazil. Situated on the Morumbi hills, the house offers great views while being well integrated within its surrounding landscape. The balconies and floor to ceiling windows invite its guests to contemplate the beautiful palm trees outside and draws them to the outdoor pool. Read More

Contemporary House in Shiny California

August 27, 2010 Stylish Houses

Evans Residence by bittonidesign studio is one of those houses that are located in shiny California hight above the city. Thanks to that it has amazing outdoor patios that feature amazing views. The house is a remodel of mid-century modern house into the truly contemporary building with a contemporary interior. Indoor/outdoor living is quite usual in this area but instead of being connected to the landscape it is more connected to the sky. Color theme of the house’s exterior is quite neutral while inside it features a pure white living area. This area is very light and airy because of large windows it features. Read More

Cedar-Clad House

August 27, 2010 Stylish Houses

Houses with breathtaking views are always romantic and serves as a great place for relaxation. This house is perched at the peak of Mt. Merino and features carefully framed views of the Hudson River and Catskill Mountains. Its occupies an area of 2200 square feet and is organized around a two-story interior garden court. Walls of the house are made of cedar so it blends very well with surroundings. As it spirals around an interior courtyard, this concrete path threads its way through a chain of indoor and outdoor spaces that take viewers from the loft-like living/dining level on the upper level, past a pool area sheltered by a dramatic canopy to a wood-clad den and outdoor dining room below. Read More